John Feminella views Platforms like PCF as contracts between applications and the people who build, operate, and deploy them, comparing and assessing contracts on different platforms.
Chris Bartlow talks about how technology was used in the transformation of a storied organization with more than one hundred years of success, why they chose Pivotal and the results obtained.
Alan Ho and Sandeep Murusupalli discuss the right type of protection (OAuth/Throttling) and monitoring (e.g. bot monitoring) needed to be put in place to properly manage microservices.
Tom Collings, Dustin Ruehle talk about the benefits of generating a tile in CF, the criteria used to decide whether a tile is best for an organization, demoing tile generation and maintenance.
The authors discuss the top lessons learned from building a fully integrated developer platform, leveraging Cloud Foundry and OpenStack, answering questions from the audience.
Paul Warren explains how the CF runtime was extended to include persistent storage, demonstrating scaling an application that accesses data on a NFS volume and discussing the future of persistence.
Jay Marshall and Vic Iglesias talk about how GCP was built for the enterprise, enabling users to deploy their applications on the same infrastructure Google uses for search, YouTube or GMail.
Alex Blewitt presents how HotSpot represents Java objects in memory, how bytecode is compiled into native code to gain the fastest execution time, and how data structures have changed over time.
Bryan Nehl introduces the D3.js visualization library, demonstrating and explaining the code behind some of the more practical and interesting visualizations and charts.
Rossen Stoyanchev discusses what reactive programming is all about and tries to make sense of the transition from traditional application development to reactive programming.
Tushar Dadlani focuses on lessons learned while building the continuous integration pipeline for deploying Pivotal Cloud Foundry to production.
Rossen Stoyanchev reviews the main features in Spring Framework 4.x and previews the work towards Spring Framework 5.