Unconference: Connecting Systems

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Session architecture

Modernising in Healthcare – From On-Prem to the Cloud

Tuesday Apr 9 / 02:45PM BST

Change is hard. Changing an industry as complex as Healthcare is doubly hard. With internal politics, external politics, complicated synchronization practices, diverse api integration requirements and an aging, overly complex application, our path from on-prem to cloud-native was not simple.

Speaker image - Leander Vanderbijl
Leander Vanderbijl

Senior Engineer @Livi, Previously Principal Engineer @Informa, 13 Years Developing, Managing, and Integrating Diverse Online Systems and Applications

Session GRPC

gRPC Migration Automation at LinkedIn

Tuesday Apr 9 / 11:45AM BST

LinkedIn is in the process of migrating from Rest.li, an internally developed open source framework for building RESTful APIs to gRPC for better framework capabilities, runtime efficiency, and developer productivity.

Speaker image - Karthik Ramgopal
Karthik Ramgopal

Distinguished Engineer & Tech Lead of the Product Engineering Team @LinkedIn

Speaker image - Min Chen
Min Chen

Principal Staff Software Engineer @LinkedIn, Caltech CS PhD With Over 20-Year Extensive Software Development Experience

Session testing

Production Comes First - An Outside-In Approach to Building Microservices

Tuesday Apr 9 / 05:05PM BST

The software world is moving towards multiple interconnected applications that service our customer needs, but this makes development so much harder. Now we need to think about how were interact we other systems that we don't necessarily own.

Speaker image - Martin Thwaites
Martin Thwaites

Developer & Developer Advocate @Honeycomb.io, Observability Activist

Session Long running

Are You Done Yet? Mastering Long-Running Processes in Modern Architectures

Tuesday Apr 9 / 10:35AM BST

Navigating the challenges of long-running processes is an important skill to survive modern architecture. The complexities arise from the growing distribution of systems and the need to address issues related to remote communication and the unavailability of peers.

Speaker image - Bernd Ruecker
Bernd Ruecker

Co-Founder and Chief Technologist @Camunda

Session architecture

Sidecar-Less or Sidecars for Your Applications in Istio Service Mesh?

Tuesday Apr 9 / 01:35PM BST

Sidecar-less functionality has emerged as an alternative approach in service mesh architectures, addressing concerns related to costs and complexity associated with sidecars.

Speaker image - Lin Sun
Lin Sun

Open Source @solo.io, Istio TOC Member, CNCF TAG Network Cochair & Ambassador