Engineering the Future of Software
April 2–3, 2017: Training
April 3–5, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Kai Wähner

Kai Wähner
Technology Evangelist, Confluent

Website | @KaiWaehner

Kai Waehner is a technology evangelist at Confluent. Kai’s areas of expertise include big data analytics, machine learning, deep learning, messaging, integration, microservices, the internet of things, stream processing, and the blockchain. He is regular speaker at international conferences such as JavaOne, O’Reilly Software Architecture, and ApacheCon and has written a number of articles for professional journals. Kai also shares his experiences with new technologies on his blog.


4:50pm–5:40pm Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Microservices, pros and cons
Location: Sutton North/Center
Level: Intermediate
Kai Wähner (Confluent)
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Kai Wähner shares 10 lessons learned from building cloud-native microservices in the middleware world, including the concepts behind cloud native, choosing the right cloud platform, and when not to build microservices at all, and shows how to apply these lessons to real-world projects by leveraging Docker, CloudFoundry, and Kubernetes to realize cloud-native middleware microservices. Read more.