All Software Architecture, All the Time
June 10-13, 2019
San Jose, CA
John Chapin

John Chapin
Partner, Symphonia


John Chapin is a cofounder of Symphonia, an expert consultancy based in New York City that helps companies of all sizes use serverless and cloud technology to deliver value quickly and effectively. Along with Symphonia cofounder Mike Roberts, John authored the O’Reilly report What Is Serverless? His and Mike’s highly regarded talks and workshops are regularly featured at conferences such as the O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference, the O’Reilly Velocity Conference, OSCON, QCon, ServerlessConf, and AWS re:Invent. John can be reached at


9:00am–12:30pm Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Secondary topics:  Best Practice, Hands-on
John Chapin (Symphonia)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 5 ratings)
With systems like Travis CI, Circle CI, and CodeBuild, we're never more than a few lines of YAML away from a complete continuous delivery pipeline. However, ephemeral build systems constantly recreate the world from scratch, increasing build time and lengthening the CD feedback loop. John Chapin addresses those challenges and shares a reference pipeline using AWS CodePipeline and CodeBuild. Read more.
3:00pm–3:45pm Thursday, June 13, 2019
Secondary topics:  Best Practice
John Chapin (Symphonia)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
John Chapin explains how—in this brave new world of managed services and platforms—you can use serverless technologies and an infrastructure-as-code mind-set to architect, build, and operate resilient systems that survive even massive vendor outages. Read more.