July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR
Thomas Lockney

Thomas Lockney
Engineering Manager, Nike and PNWScala

Website | @tlockney

Thomas Lockney has nearly 20 years experience developing software, most recently as an engineering lead at Nike in the Consumer Digital Technology organization, where he’s helping to build the next generation of highly scalable, cloud-based web services and data pipelines. He’s been heavily involved in the Scala and Akka communities and organizes both PDXScala, the Portland Scala users’ group, and PNWScala, the Pacific Northwest Scala conference.


11:10am–11:50am Friday, 07/24/2015
Scale D137/138
Thomas Lockney (Nike and PNWScala)
This session will show attendees how to build reactive services using Akka and Scala. Reactive services are scalable, reliable, and efficient, and we'll demonstrate the basic model, a simple development workflow, and the tools and libraries that make it all work. Read more.