Track: Sponsored Solution Track III


Day of week:

Industry practitioners and technical product managers from leading vendors demonstrate solutions to some of today's toughest software development challenges in the areas of performance monitoring, NoSQL & Big Data, software delivery, scalability, and more.

Track Host:
Nitin Bharti
Over the last decade, Nitin has helped build several notable online developer communities including, DZone, and The Code Project. He is known for his extensive editorial work in the Enterprise Java, .NET, SOA, and Agile communities. As Managing Editor and Product Manager at C4Media - the producer of and QCon events - Nitin continues to pursue his primary passion: helping spread knowledge and innovation throughout the enterprise software development community.
10:20am - 11:10am

by Bernd Ruecker
CEO of Camunda

The Business Process Model and Notation (BPMN) is a worldwide ISO standard to draw and execute business processes. Camunda is an Open Source platform for workflow and business process automation. It executes BPMN 2.0, is very light-weight and scalable.

Additionally camunda contains the first Open Source implementation of the new standard ‘Case Management Model and Notation (CMMN)’, which increases flexibility in decision making. The engine is implemented in Java, but can also be used...

11:30am - 12:20pm

by Sven Erik Knop
Senior Technical Specialist, Perforce

This session will review the key requirements for optimising the pipeline from developer's desktop to the customer. Using example case studies, including experience of implementing CD at Perforce, Sven Erik Knop will provide actionable guidance on how to improve your development and release processes, particularly when using Jenkins.

1:20pm - 2:10pm

by John Page
Senior Solutions Architect

Where data comes from physical sensors and monitoring tools it comes thick and fast! The so-called 'Internet of Things' is one of the fastest growing sources of "Big Data"; data that is too large to process using traditional methods.

In this session we will connect-up nearly 5,000 sensors in the auditorium that you, the audience, can interact with during the presentation to give audience feedback. We will then show the evolution of the schema design for processing this data : from a...

2:30pm - 3:20pm

by Baruch Sadogursky
Developer Advocate, JFrog

Maintaining a download center eats up valuable resources. Bintray offers a new and effective way to distribute your software, both internally and externally. Whether you're freely distributing open source software, or want to set up a secure permission-based download center Bintray has the solution built-in. In this session you will experience how easy and cost-effective it is to setup and maintain your download center in the cloud with Bintray.

3:40pm - 4:30pm

by Dan Macklin
Head of Research and Development at bet365

by Emmanuel Marchal
Managing Director Basho EMEA

bet365 is one of the world’s biggest on-line sports betting sites. Earlier this year it entered a multimillion dollar deal with Basho, the makers and developers of Riak.

In this session you will learn from the maker and a user of Riak about real life challenges and triumphs of migrating to an innovative, powerful “always on” available scalable database.

Being at this talk will give you a better understanding of how to make informed strategy decisions that impinge on billion...


Covering innovative topics

Wednesday, 4 March

  • Architecture Improvements

    Next gen architecture, Arch over the full lifecycle, Bleeding edge tech in legacy, Cognitive biases in architecture, Evolving Architecture.

  • Big Data Frameworks, Architectures, and Data Science

    As big data tools and architectures continue to evolve, how do you architect and select technologies that work now but are also future-proof?

  • DevOps and Continuous Delivery: Code Beyond the Dev Team

    As infrastructure becomes as malleable as code, a unified approach from reqs to ops is needed to deliver promised breakthroughs.

  • Engineering Culture

    The best teams and companies talk about how to create amazing engineering cultures.

  • Java - Not Dead Yet

    Java is evolving to meet developer and business needs, from lambdas in Java 8 to built-in support for money types rumoured for Java 9.

  • Mind Matters at Work

    How theories from neuroscience and psychology can help us better understand IT professionals and discover what really motivates them.

Thursday, 5 March

  • Docker, containers and application portability

    People building stuff for and with containers showing why application portability is important, and what can be done with expanding ecosystems.

  • Evolving agile

    Reflecting on and learning from successes and failures in applying agile approaches since the creation of the Agile Manifesto and exploring ways of applying agile practices to increase business value.

  • HTML and JS Today

    The state of the art in web technologies. What is important to know and why?

  • Internet of Things

    What software devs need to know to design and build for instrumented environments and reactive things, what new issues and questions it raises.

  • Modern CS in the Real World

    How modern CS helps you tackle today's problems.

  • Reactive Architecture

    How to create reactive systems is more than simply learning a framework. Thinking in a reactive way helps you to design responsive architectures.

  • The Go Language

    The Go Language - Concurrency, Performance, Systems Programming.

Friday, 6 March

  • Architectures You've Always Wondered About

    Get a rare look behind the scenes and get to see the architectures of the most well-known sites with the least known architectures.

  • Low latency trading

    The 'race to zero' continues. Join us to learn about the latest tecniques being deployed to optimise order routing and execution.

  • Open source in finance

    Financial services have changed from OS as cost-saving to a competitive weapon. See open source projects that are disrupting the finance industry.

  • Product Mastery

    Come have fun with fellow PMs and BAs as you learn about Value Management. We'll even tell you dark tales of Snarks, Hippos and other obstacles.

  • Taming Microservices

    Tackling the challenges of microservices in practice.

  • Taming Mobile

    Mobile is no longer the Next Big Thing but a requirement for your business. Hear from those who have implemented successful mobile systems.