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Adam Tornhill on Code as a Crime Scene, Git and Static Analysis, Clojure

Interview with Adam Tornhill Follow 2 Followers on  Jul 19, 2016

Adam Tornhill explains how to treat code as a crime scene, analysing Git repositories to discover team behaviours and code smells, the pros and cons of Clojure, and much more.

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Interview with Simon Ritter on Java 9

Interview with Simon Ritter Follow 0 Followers on  May 17, 2016 1

Alex Blewitt talks to Simon Ritter at QCon London 2016 about Java 9, the impact that Jigsaw will have on developers, and Java on the Raspberry Pi along with the differences between the Azul JVMs and Open JDK.

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Interview with Gil Tene on Hardware Transactional Memory

Interview with Gil Tene Follow 7 Followers on  Apr 08, 2016

Gil Tene speaks to Alex Blewitt at QCon London 2016 on the upcoming support for hardware transactional memory in server-class Intel chips, and what it will mean for the JVM. Tene discusses what kinds of applications will benefit from speculative lock elision and increasing concurrency in the near future on multi-core server platforms.

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Josh Long on Spring Boot, Spring Cloud and Microservices

Interview with Josh Long Follow 4 Followers on  Feb 21, 2016

Josh Long talks about the philosophy behind Spring Boot and Spring Cloud. He also discusses some of the common distributed computing problems Pivotal are trying to solve - externalised configuration, service discovery, client-side load balancing, distributed tracing and so on, and talks about some major clients including Netflix, Baidu and Alibaba.

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Gil Tene on Understanding Latency

Interview with Gil Tene Follow 7 Followers on  Feb 09, 2016

Gil Tene explains latency and how it relates to service and response times, measuring latency, common misconceptions about latency, what to do when a system's latency can't meet SLAs, and much more.

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Monica Beckwith on Tuning and Optimizing Java Garbage Collection

Interview with Monica Beckwith Follow 431 Followers on  Jan 31, 2016

Performance engineer Monica Beckwith covers tuning java garbage collection, including: defining customer requirements; methodology; baselining and measurement; strengths and weaknesses of the different collectors; heap usage; causes of GC pauses; the distribution of pauses; tuning pause characteristics; going off-heap to avoid collection; scaling GC on multi-core and high memory machines.

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Mik Kersten on Current and Future ALM Trends

Interview with Mik Kersten Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 07, 2015

Mik Kersten talks about current and future trends in ALM and the support for approaches like large scale Agile, DevOps, Docker, Big Data, functional languages and the Internet of Things.

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Chris Richardson on Functional Programming in Scala and Java, Event Sourcing

Interview with Chris Richardson Follow 31 Followers on  Oct 09, 2015

Chris Richardson explains the appeal of Scala, functional programming in Java and other languages, the basics of Event Sourcing, and his perspective on the state of the Java ecosystem.

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Maurice Naftalin on Java Lambdas, Java 8 Streams, Parallelism

Interview with Maurice Naftalin Follow 1 Followers on  Sep 12, 2015

Maurice Naftalin explains uses for lambdas in Java, how streams work in in Java 8, parallel streams and threading, side effects, and much more.


Yakov Fain on the State of Java, JavaScript, Web Development

Interview with Yakov Fain Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 21, 2015

Yakov Fain explains the state of Java, JavaScript, and web development today, explains reasons for choosing Dart or TypeScript, and why he's interested in web components and Polymer.

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Takipi's Tal Weiss Talks Candidly About Enterprise Debugging Practices

Interview with Tal Weiss Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 15, 2015

In his role as co-founder and CEO of Takipi enterprise debugging, Tal Weiss advises enterprises on how to plan and execute production debugging strategies. In this candid interview, Weiss spoke to InfoQ about best (and worst) tools and practices.


Trisha Gee on the Java Eco-System

Interview with Trisha Gee Follow 3 Followers on  Jul 17, 2015 2

What's the impact of Java 8 on the Java ecosystem and why did we have to wait so long for these improvements? Is the JCP the right tool for driving innovation and do we need a really new version of Java? One that would not need take care of backward compatibility? We met Trisha Gee - a great member of our Java community - in New York to talk about these topics.

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