Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
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Derek Collison

Derek Collison
Founder and CEO, Synadia Communications

Website | @derekcollison

Derek Collison is the founder and CEO of Synadia and is an industry veteran, entrepreneur, and pioneer in large-scale distributed systems and cloud computing. He’s the creator of NATS and Cloud Foundry. Previously, he was founder and CEO of Apcera and held executive positions at Google, VMware, and TIBCO. He’s also an active angel investor and a technology futurist around artificial intelligence, machine learning, IOT, and cloud computing.


5:05pm5:45pm Thursday, July 18, 2019
The Next Architecture
Location: Portland 255
Secondary topics:  Cloud Native
Derek Collison (Synadia Communications)
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Distributed systems are the way we design architectures these days. Systems involve more moving parts as monoliths are continually decomposed into microservices. Derek Collison explains how technologies like the NATS messaging system that do not depend on IP for addressing and use multiple communication patterns allow modern architectures to be better suited to a modern environment. Read more.