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Development Follow 221 Followers

Adrian Colyer on the Morning Paper and Reading Computer Science Papers

Interview with Adrian Colyer Follow 4 Followers on  Apr 07, 2016

Adrian Colyer explains the motivation behind publishing the "Morning Paper" (a blog discussing Computer Science research papers) and mentions some of his favourite papers of the past year.

17:47
Web API Follow 158 Followers

John Sheehan on Web API Quality

Interview with John Sheehan Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 27, 2016

In this interview, John Sheehan expounds on what constitutes a high quality API. The first half focuses on developer experience which will help API consumers distinguish between top tier API providers and the rest. The second half provides pointers for API providers aiming to improve various aspects of API quality, specifically performance across the API lifecycle.

21:19
Java Follow 485 Followers

Josh Long on Spring Boot, Spring Cloud and Microservices

Interview with Josh Long  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.

28:27
Development Follow 221 Followers

Gil Tene on Understanding Latency

Interview with Gil Tene Follow 5 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.

29:21
Java Follow 485 Followers

Monica Beckwith on Tuning and Optimizing Java Garbage Collection

Interview with Monica Beckwith Follow 253 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.

26:33
DevOps Follow 354 Followers

Bridget Kromhout on Cloud Foundry

Interview with Bridget Kromhout Follow 0 Followers on  Jan 21, 2016

Bridget Kromhout explains Cloud Foundry, how to run or use it, the tools Cloud Foundry provides for automation, and much more.

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Architecture & Design Follow 898 Followers

Jon Moore on Hypermedia APIs and Distributed Monotonic Clocks

Interview with Jon Moore Follow 0 Followers on  Jan 19, 2016 1

The interview with Jon Moore begins with a discussion on the relevance of Hypermedia APIs in the context of micro-services as well as the impact of HTTP 2.0 on APIs in general.The second half of the interview focuses on event causality in distributed systems and Moore's research on the application of population protocols for better clock synchronization.

37:00
Development Follow 221 Followers

Adam Wick on Security, Formal Methods, Types, Unikernels, HaLVM, DRM

Interview with Adam Wick Follow 1 Followers on  Jan 08, 2016

Adam Wick talks about software security, research into formal methods and randomisation as well as documentation and types to help write secure software, HalVM and other Unikernels, DRM.

33:20
Architecture & Design Follow 898 Followers

Understanding Complex Software Systems by Embracing Chaos

Interview with Matt Ranney Follow 4 Followers on  Jan 05, 2016

Modern software systems are complex and chaotic. Requirements, employee counts, and production environments change quickly. Yet the software produced under these circumstances must be understandable as well as useful. Matt Ranney, an architect at Uber, argues that to understand these complex systems you must embrace chaos, rather than run from it. You must also accept limits to our understanding.

20:08
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Rick Hudson on Garbage Collection in Go

Interview with Rick Hudson Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 21, 2015

Rick Hudson talks to Charles Humble about the evolution of Go’s garbage collector, comparing 1.5 to the forthcoming 1.6 release, and also touching on plans for 1.7.

38:30
Cloud Follow 108 Followers

Bryan Cantrill on Containers, Linux, Triton and Illumos, Virtualization, Node.js

Interview with Bryan Cantrill Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 20, 2015

Bryan Cantrill explains Triton (a way to run secure Linux containers on bare metal), the history of DTrace and ZFS and their (lack of) adoption on Linux, the relevance of OS R&D, Unikernels and more.

26:37
Java Follow 485 Followers

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

Interview with Chris Richardson Follow 18 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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