Engineering the Future of Software
Feb 3–4, 2019: Training
Feb 4–6, 2019: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Tamar Eilam

Tamar Eilam
IBM Fellow , IBM Research

Website | @tamareilam

Tamar Eilam is an IBM Fellow at the IBM Watson Research Center, where she leads R&D and technical strategy in the area of cloud native. Her current focus is the new cloud stack, including Kubernetes and Istio—especially how it can be leveraged for cloud-native programming with increased productivity and reduced risk.


9:25am–9:30am Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Location: Grand Ballroom West
Tamar Eilam (IBM Research)
Average rating: **...
(2.71, 24 ratings)
Today, we are witnessing a great proliferation of cloud-native paradigms such as 12-factor apps, microservices, and serverless. Tamar Eilam discusses an emerging unified cloud platform (based on open source projects such as Kubernetes and Istio) and explains why the new frontier is its evolution to unify multiple programming paradigms for greater simplification with power of expression. Read more.
2:15pm–3:05pm Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Location: Beekman
Tamar Eilam (IBM Research)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Istio is an open source project for securely connecting and managing networked polyglot microservices. Tamar Eilam demonstrates how to use Istio to continuously deliver software as a service with confidence and reduced risk—particularly by performing A/B and canary testing to gain insight and control. Read more.