Track: Sponsored Solution Track I


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, Big Data, software delivery, scalability, and more.

Track Host:
Nitin Bharti
Managing Editor and Product Manager, QCon and InfoQ
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.
10:35am - 11:25am

by Kaushik Patel

by Usman Khan
Data Scientist

There are hundreds of App stores in the world serving millions of customers with millions of apps; these numbers are ever increasing and not just limited to smartphone or tablet App stores, making sense of this data to provide valuable insight on the trends across multiple territories and industry sectors is complicated and requires process of thousands of metrics a second.

This presentation will delve in to the challenges appScatter has had in building its platform to support these...

11:50am - 12:40pm

by Sven Erik Knop
Senior Technical Specialist @Perforce

These days there is a clear trend to store your versioned files in a DVCS, a distributed version control system, which is typically Git. A DVCS is aimed at on one project, for example the sources of one library or one product. The Linux kernel, for which Git was originally designed, is almost the exception for its repository size and scope.

Keeping repositories separate has many advantages, especially for developers, however there are also challenges. Individual projects such as...

1:40pm - 2:30pm

by Casey West
Principal Technologist for Cloud Foundry

What does it really mean to keep systems secure on the cloud? When software workloads are distributed across elastic clusters, scaling automatically, and changing rapidly the notions of what it means to be secure shift. In this talk I’ll show concrete patterns for continuously delivering security based on Justin Smith’s excellent ""Rotate, Repave, and Repair"": pattern.


2:55pm - 3:45pm

by Harvey Raja
Coherence Architect

Oracle is getting serious about the cloud and is building out new cloud services at a rapid pace. In order to build those hyper-scale, resource efficient multi-tenant services, they have chosen Docker containers and tool such as Kubernetes to optimize resource consumption and devops processes. Developing such services is just half the story; the other half is how to apply devops best practices, in order to run those services in an always on, hyper-scale and resilient way. Attend this session...

4:10pm - 5:20pm

by Baruch Sadogursky
Developer Advocate, JFrog

Remember the times when one server was enough? And a guy named “sysadmin” was babysitting it along with his other duties of installing MS Office for everybody?

For better or for worse, those times are long gone. Today, companies manage tens of thousands of servers and perform thousands of production changes per day.

In this talk we will look at the resources, techniques and tools needed for managing DevOps at Scale and we will discuss the challenges that companies encounter...

5:25pm - 6:15pm

by Blazej Kotelko
Senior Program Manager

Microsoft Cognitive Services let you build apps with powerful algorithms using just a few lines of code. They work across devices and platforms such as iOS, Android, and Windows, keep improving, and are easy to set up. Join us to learn about those APIs (including Bing search APIs) and see how you could embed them into your software solutions.