Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX
Spencer Gibb

Spencer Gibb
Staff Engineer, Pivotal


Spencer Gibb is a software engineer at Pivotal focusing on Spring Cloud. Spencer’s interests include distributed systems, JVM languages, web services frameworks, message-driven architectures, and making software development simpler. He loves to create software to solve a pain point (for example, by creating a tool to automate workstation setup in his free time). Spencer’s industry experience has taken him from early ecommerce platforms to government and nonprofit organizations to business intelligence startups. He has extensive experience in Java and other languages such as Scala and Python. His database experience runs from Oracle and MySQL to Riak and Cassandra. You can find out more on his blog.


3:25pm4:05pm Thursday, May 11, 2017
Location: Table 2
Spencer Gibb (Pivotal)
Get your question about Spring and Spring Boot answered by Spencer, who spends his days focusing on Spring Cloud at Pivotal (or ask him about his side projects, which are many and varied). Read more.
5:05pm5:45pm Thursday, May 11, 2017
Adopt This Now
Location: Meeting Room 12
Level: Intermediate
Spencer Gibb (Pivotal)
Zuul, a gateway service created by Netflix, can be used for dynamic routing, security, throttling, and more—all done using Zuul filters. Spencer Gibb explores Zuul via Spring Boot and Spring Cloud, explaining how to write custom Zuul filters for route selection, routing, security, and transformation. Read more.