Training: June 20–21, 2016
Tutorials: June 21, 2016
Keynotes & Sessions: June 22–23, 2016
Santa Clara, CA
Sam Newman

Sam Newman
Technologist, Independent

Website | @samnewman

Sam Newman is an independent consultant specializing in helping people ship software fast. Sam has worked extensively with the cloud, continuous delivery, and microservices and is especially preoccupied with understanding how to more easily deploy working software into production. For the last few years, he’s been exploring the capabilities of microservice architectures, and he’s worked with a variety of companies in multiple domains around the world, often with one foot in the developer world and another in the IT operations space. Previously, he spent over a decade at ThoughtWorks and then another year with a startup. Sam speaks frequently at conferences. He’s the author of Building Microservices (O’Reilly). If you’d like to get in touch, please email him.


11:00am–12:30pm Tuesday, 06/21/2016
Infrastructure reimagined
Location: Ballroom CD Level: Intermediate
Sam Newman (Independent)
Average rating: ****.
(4.92, 13 ratings)
Microservices offer many options for securing your systems. Done right, microservices can increase the security of your vital data and processes. Done wrong, and they can increase the surface area of attack. Sam Newman explores the importance of defense in depth, discussing the many different ways in which you can secure your fine-grained, distributed architectures. Read more.