Joe Duffy talks about the concurrency's explosion onto the mainstream over the past 15 years. He looks at some of today's hottest trends (Cloud, IoT, Microservices) and attempts to predict what lies ahead not only for concurrent programming, but also for distributed, from now til 15 years into the future.
Joe Duffy is Director of Engineering for the Compiler and Language Group at Microsoft. He leads the teams building C++, C#, VB, and F# languages, compilers, and static analysis platforms, across many architectures and platforms.
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