Put open source to work
July 16–17, 2018: Training & Tutorials
July 18–19, 2018: Conference
Portland, OR
Alex Borysov

Alex Borysov
Senior Software Engineer, Netflix

Alex Borysov is a senior software engineer at Netflix. He is a clean coder and a test-driven developer with solid experience in building and running world-scale software systems. During his career Alex developed and ran machine learning infrastructure for payments fraud detection at Google, large-scale backends at Nest, microservice architecture for world-leading social casino games, and core infrastructure services for a unicorn startup in Silicon Valley with more than 300 million users.


2:35pm3:15pm Thursday, July 19, 2018
Evolutionary architecture
Location: Portland 251
Level: Intermediate
Alex Borysov (Netflix), Mykyta Protsenko (Netflix)
Average rating: ****.
(4.46, 13 ratings)
Are you developing microservices or just considering splitting your monolith? And what is the right way for your services to communicate with each other? Alex Borysov and Mykyta Protsenko compare gRPC, a modern high-performance RPC framework from Google, and REST, an established architectural pattern, so you can determine the right choice for your project. Let's get ready to rumble! Read more.