Track: Sponsored Solutions Track I


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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, C4Media
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 Richard Tibbetts
CTO of Event Processing, TIBCO

Algorithmic Operations is the automation of operational decisions driven by data analytics. For many enterprises, this is the ideal use of big data, but often there are challenges retrofitting and integrating analytics into operational systems.

This session will address use cases and experiences moving from big data analytics to algorithmic operations, including data acquisition through application integration. Case studies will include manufacturing, securities trading, oil and gas,...

11:50am - 12:40pm

by Dmitriy Setrakyan
Co-founder and Executive VP of Engineering at GridGain

In this presentation we'll go over the basic concepts of In-Memory Computing, discuss why In-Memory Computing is enjoying such a tremendous uptick in popularity and consider some of the main use cases where In-Memory Computing is used today.

We'll deep-dive into GridGain's In-Memory Data Fabric to explore with the audience how it provides ultimate speed and scalability, consistent APIs, and unified management & monitoring for systems and applications of all sizes built in both...

1:40pm - 2:30pm

by Asanka Abeysinghe
Vice President - Solutions Architecture, WSO2

Teams using IaaS and traditional application servers to deploy cloud applications benefit on-demand efficiencies, but continue to spend significant effort on application delivery, including deployment, scaling, and governance. PaaS solutions have helped automate some functions, but still falls short.

Examining how to address these challenges with a PaaS, this session will also review the architectural approach of the WSO2 Private PaaS to be cloud native, providing polyglot language...

2:55pm - 3:45pm

by Mark Vanderwiele
IBM Distinguished Engineer

This session will demonstrate how to create and deliver your next big idea at the speed of light, by performing rapid prototyping, development, and continuous delivery at the PaaS layer on IBM's Bluemix. 

With the rapidly increasing number of internet-connected devices such as smart watches, personal fitness devices, connected automobiles, and automated homes, the market is ripe for innovative applications that can find new value in this Internet of Things.

Now, with the...

4:10pm - 5:00pm

by Seema Jethani
Director of Product Management, Basho Technologies

The Internet of Things and big data explosion is here and it’s time to choose: modernize or sink? In a global economy companies must adopt strategic technologies to successfully manage data generated by new data sources and consumed by users accessing complex data types from around the world, 24 hours a day.

To stay competitive, businesses must ensure that their users have a seamless experience and are able to access data anytime, anywhere. 

A recent Spiceworks poll of IT...

5:25pm - 6:15pm

by Gil Tene
CTO and co-founder of Azul Systems

Dynamically optimized environments present unique challenges for trading systems. Dynamic optimizations give us faster code, but can also bring temporary slowdowns, often at the worst possible times. After GC complaints, the most common issues we hear about in latency sensitive Java-based systems have to do with "warmup" behavior and de-optimization slowdowns. E.g. these seem to predictably hit trading systems just as the market opens, resulting in slow trades when speed matters most. In...


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