Build & maintain complex distributed systems
17–18 October 2017: Training
18–20 October 2017: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK

Tutorials

On Wednesday, 18 October, choose from half-day tutorials. These expert-led presentations give you a chance to dive deep into the subject matter. Please note: to attend, your registration package must include tutorials on Wednesday; does not include access to training courses.

Wednesday, 18 October

9:0012:30 Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Location: King's Suite - Sandringham
Average rating: ***..
(3.83, 6 ratings)
HTTP/2 (or H2, as the cool kids call it) has been ratified for months, and browsers already support it. But do the exciting features that HTTP/2 offers meet expectations? Frederik Deweerdt explores how HTTP/2 fares in the real world, how browser behavior is changing to accommodate new server-side functionality, and how you can get the most of the new protocol everybody’s talking about. Read more.
9:0012:30 Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Location: King's Suite - Balmoral
Mandi Walls (Chef)
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 4 ratings)
Chef's Habitat project is designed for the automation of your applications, no matter where they have to run. Mandi Walls helps you get started with Habitat and its toolset. You'll learn how to automate various application stacks with Habitat and how to export and manage Habitat-built artifacts with Docker and native Habitat runtime environments. Read more.
9:0012:30 Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite
Francesc Campoy (Dgraph)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 4 ratings)
Francesc Campoy Flores walks you through the tools that make Go a great programming language, from the well known "go" tool to lesser known tools that allow you to profile, debug, and understand the performance of your programs. Read more.
13:3017:00 Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Location: King's Suite - Balmoral
Seth Vargo (Google)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 9 ratings)
There are two sides to monitoring: exposing problems and taking action to resolve them. Most monitoring systems handle the first, but Consul handles both. Seth Vargo explains how Consul enables self-healing infrastructure. By coupling service discovery with monitoring, Consul is able to intelligently route traffic away from unhealthy hosts or fail over to geographically different data centers. Read more.
13:3017:00 Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite
Colin Charles (Percona)
The MySQL world is full of trade-offs, and choosing a high-availability (HA) solution is no exception. However, only with high availability can you achieve distributed systems in your database layer. Colin Charles explores the MySQL high-availability landscape, offering deep dives into current technologies, recommendations, and what to look out for. Read more.
13:3017:00 Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Location: King's Suite - Sandringham
Salim Virji (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.40, 5 ratings)
Salim Virji explores the key concepts behind microservices before guiding you through applying the concepts to evaluate and build systems of your own. Read more.