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

Nikhil Barthwal
Tech Lead, Google

Website | @nikhilbarthwal

Nikhil Barthwal is a tech lead in the Google Cloud Platform at Google, working on Knative, a Kubernetes-based platform to build, deploy, and manage modern serverless workloads and is passionate about building distributed systems. He has several years of work experience in big companies and smaller startups and also acts as a mentor to several startups. Outside of work, he speaks at local meetups as well as international conferences on several topics related to distributed systems and programming languages. Learn more via his homepage.


13:1514:05 Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Distributed systems
Location: Blenheim Room - Palace Suite
Secondary topics:  Case Study
Nikhil Barthwal (Google)
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Web services are typically stateless entities that need to operate at scale. Nikhil Barthwal explains how implemented event-driven microservices architecture using a functional language, demonstrating how the functional paradigm captures the behavior of this service architecture very naturally and offers several benefits, such as scalability, productivity, and correctness. Read more.