Charity Majors talks about what it means to do quality operations and software engineering in the year 2016 and beyond, as well as the implications for engineering teams and social systems.
Rob Harrop discusses the increasing automated field of operations and what the future might hold when machine learning and AI techniques are brought to bear on the problem of systems operations.
Tod Golding discusses the architecture and design strategies associated with building and delivering SaaS solutions in a serverless model.
Mārtiņš Kalvāns and Matti Pehrs overview the Data Infrastructure at Spotify, diving into some of the data infrastructure components, such us Event Delivery, Datamon and Styx.
Konrad Malawski explains what the word Stream means, then looks at how its protocol works and how one might use it in the real world showing examples using existing implementations.
Prakash Raman discusses the science behind meditation and its benefits, the challenges people face, the practical and easy tools useful to experience, the benefits of a life less stressed, etc.
Vivienne Ming discusses ideas about bias and human potential in education and the workplace. Her research and tools explore solutions to map our greater aspirations to everyday actions.
Rob Wormald, Lee Byron and Taras Mankovski discuss the strengths and weaknesses of Ember, Angular, and React and how one can benefit from each.
Chun-Ho Hung and Nikhil Garg discuss Quanta, Quora's counting system powering their high-volume near-real-time analytics, describing the architecture, design goals, constraints, and choices made.
Sean Larking talks about the four concepts everyone should know when using Webpack so they can take and make it their own.
Gil Tene presents the current state of Java SE and OpenJDK, the role of Java in the Big Data and Infrastructure components, JCP, the ecosystem, trends, etc.
Nikhil Garg talks about the various Machine Learning problems that are important for Quora to solve in order to keep the quality high at such a massive scale.