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

Christian Posta
Principal Middleware Architect, Red Hat

Website | @christianposta

Christian Posta is a principal middleware specialist and architect at Red Hat. Christian is well known for being an author, frequent blogger, speaker, and open source enthusiast. He is the author of Microservices by Example (O’Reilly, 2016) and a committer on the open source projects Apache ActiveMQ, Apache Camel,, and others. Christian has spent a great deal of time working with large companies creating and deploying large-scale distributed architectures—many of which are now called microservices based. He enjoys mentoring, training, and leading teams to be successful with distributed systems concepts, microservices, DevOps, and cloud-native application design.


1:15pm–2:05pm Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Microservices, pros and cons
Location: Grand Ballroom West
Level: Intermediate
Christian Posta (Red Hat)
Average rating: ****.
(4.17, 6 ratings)
With a microservices architecture, we optimize for speed by developing independent, autonomous services with their own change cadence with minimal dependency coupling. An overlooked dependency, which happens to be the most important, is data consistency. Christian Posta explains how a balance of domain-driven design, transactions, and CAP theorem can guide us in a microservices world. Read more.
3:05pm–3:35pm Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Location: Table A
Christian Posta (Red Hat)
Are you a Java developer interested in microservices? Or maybe you’re already working with microservices but need help with a complicated system? Come talk with Christian about building microservices, microservices technologies, and techniques for running microservices at scale. Read more.