Speaker: Gil Tene

CTO and co-founder @AzulSystems
Gil Tene is CTO and co-founder of Azul Systems. He has been involved with virtual machine and runtime technologies for the past 25 years. His pet focus areas include system responsiveness and latency behavior. Gil is a frequent speaker at technology conferences worldwide, and an official JavaOne Rock Star. He pioneered the Continuously Concurrent Compacting Collector (C4) that powers Azul's continuously reactive Java platforms. In past lives, he also designed and built operating systems, network switches, firewalls, and laser based mosquito interception systems.

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Talk: Understanding Hardware Transactional Memory

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Author of The Core Protocols: A Guide to Greatness
Leads the development of the Solarflare Open Onload IP stack
Led the performance effort for Java's G1 Garbage Collector
High Performance & Low Latency Specialist

Talk: Cassandra in Response Time Sensitive Environments

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