Engineering the Future of Software
16–18 October 2017: Conference & Tutorials
18–19 October 2017: Training
London, UK
Kevin Hoffman

Kevin Hoffman
Lead Engineer, Commercial Digital Innovation, Capital One


Kevin Hoffman is a lead engineer for the commercial digital innovation catalyst team at Capital One. Kevin started working on .NET back before the first betas and has spent a good portion of his career building just about every type of .NET application from Windows Phone to ASP.NET and WPF. He’s written over a dozen books on .NET, covering everything from language fundamentals to websites to ecommerce, and spent the last several years working with open source tools and languages and building microservices and cloud native architectures in Java, Scala, and Go. Kevin has recently written books on microservice development in Go and ASP.NET Core.


14:1515:05 Monday, 16 October 2017
Microservices, pros and cons
Location: Park Suite (St. James / Regents)
Secondary topics:  Best Practice, Framework-Focused
Kevin Hoffman (Capital One)
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Microsoft finally has a truly open source, cross-platform development framework that is ideal for building cloud-native microservices: ASP.NET Core. Kevin Hoffman explains how to use ASP.NET Core to build immutable releases with Docker, address real-world concerns like configuration, security, and data access, and implement continuous integration and continuous delivery in the cloud. Read more.