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51:31

Practical Data Synchronization Using CRDTs

Posted by Dmitry Ivanov  on  Mar 10, 2017 Posted by Dmitry Ivanov  on  Mar 10, 2017

Dmitry Ivanov discusses the basic CRDTs implementations in Scala, explaining the advantages of these data structures to solve many synchronization problems as well as their limitations.

43:45

Next-gen Start-up Cultures: Innovating as You Grow

Posted by Jim Plush  on  Mar 09, 2017 Posted by Jim Plush  on  Mar 09, 2017

Jim Plush discusses specific culture initiatives, team structures and management ideals that have worked for his team at CrowdStrike, their virtual team structure, the culture team and more.

48:04

Applying Failure Testing Research @Netflix

Posted by Kolton Andrus  on  Mar 07, 2017 Posted by Kolton Andrus Peter Alvaro  on  Mar 07, 2017

Kolton Andrus and Peter Alvaro present how a “big idea” -- lineage-driven fault injection -- evolved from a theoretical model into an automated failure testing service at Netflix.

54:36

ScyllaDB: Achieving No-Compromise Performance

Posted by Avi Kivity  on  Mar 07, 2017 Posted by Avi Kivity  on  Mar 07, 2017

Avi Kivity discusses ScyllaDB, the many necessary design decisions, from the programming language and programming model through low-level details and up to the advanced cache design, and more.

38:57

Creating a Kaizen Culture for the Food Bank of New York City

Posted by Margarette Purvis  on  Mar 05, 2017 Posted by Margarette Purvis  on  Mar 05, 2017

Margarette Purvis shares Food Bank’s kaizen journey of rethinking and improving operations by implementing small incremental improvements across the organization.

54:30

Remote Working in an Agile World

Posted by Raji Bhamidipati  on  Mar 04, 2017 Posted by Raji Bhamidipati  on  Mar 04, 2017

Raji Bhamidipati discusses working remotely and the changes needed to be made by the remote worker, the company and the colleagues who work in the office to make it work.

46:59

Building a Debugging Mindset

Posted by Devon H O'Dell  on  Mar 04, 2017 Posted by Devon H O'Dell  on  Mar 04, 2017

Devon H O'Dell discusses how perceptions about one's own abilities influence goals and behaviors, and how to improve abilities and help others do the same starting with a simple shift in thinking.

34:32

Panel: IBM, Westpac, Certus, and Enable Discuss APIs and Microservices

Posted by Dennis Ashby  on  Mar 03, 2017 Posted by Dennis Ashby  on  Mar 03, 2017

Dennis Ashby moderates a panel discussing the role of APIs in building microservices and the challenges to be overcome.

41:17

Build to Learn: Rapid Prototyping Methods

Posted by Sara Bayless Da Costa  on  Mar 01, 2017 Posted by Sara Bayless Da Costa  on  Mar 01, 2017

Sara Bayless da Costa discusses several prototyping methods helping to learn about product, gather quality feedback, and get the best version of a product out there as quickly as possible.

44:16

Social Coding for Effective Teams and Products

Posted by Phil Haack  on  Mar 01, 2017 Posted by Phil Haack  on  Mar 01, 2017

Phil Haack discusses the secret ingredient to great teams and products, usually misnamed "soft" skills, and how they help teams be more effective, backing all of it with hard data.

52:29

Speedup Your Java Apps with Hardware Counters

Posted by Sergey Kuksenko  on  Feb 28, 2017 Posted by Sergey Kuksenko  on  Feb 28, 2017

Sergey Kuksenko discusses how Performance Monitoring Unit works, what Hardware Counters are, which tools have friendship with Java and how to use HWC for speeding up our Java applications.

34:46

Better Tests, Less Code: Property-Based Testing

Posted by Matt Bachmann  on  Feb 28, 2017 1 Posted by Matt Bachmann  on  Feb 28, 2017 1

Matt Bachmann presents a few patterns meant to inspire developers to get started with Property-based Testing.

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