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

Rob Dickinson
Software Architect, NVML Development, Intel

Website | @robfromboulder

Rob Dickinson is a systems architect and software engineer on Intel’s NVML development team as well as the technical lead for pmemkv, a key-value datastore optimized for persistent memory. Previously, Rob led development of end-user monitoring products at Quest Software and Dell Software but won’t admit to how many startups it took to get there. Rob has never met a programming language he didn’t like. He lives with his wife, three kids, and snowboard collection in Boulder, Colorado.

Sessions

10:4512:15 Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Fundamentals
Location: Blenheim Room - Palace Suite Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Anti-Pattern, Best Practice, Overview, Theoretical
Rob Dickinson (Intel)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 6 ratings)
The persistent memory revolution is almost here, but many of us architects can't clearly picture where persistent memory fits into our applications. The hard truth is that persistent memory isn't quite like memory or storage; it's a new tier with new capabilities and tradeoffs. Rob Dickinson dispels some of the myths about persistent memory so you can better plan your own research. Read more.