Build Systems that Drive Business
30–31 Oct 2018: Training
31 Oct–2 Nov 2018: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK

Schedule: Distributed Systems sessions

Failure is inevitable given the complexity of our systems and their distributed nature. This track dives deep into the principles and practices for designing and managing systems that are secure, robust, adaptable, and can recover gracefully from failure.

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16:3517:15 Thursday, 1 November 2018
Location: King's Suite - Balmoral Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Systems Monitoring & Orchestration
Understanding system failures traditionally starts with looking at a single component in isolation, however, this approach does not provide sufficient information with distributed services architectures. Read more.
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11:2012:00 Friday, 2 November 2018
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
Ria Bhatia (Microsoft)
Let's level the playing field and figure out how to get started with building a distributed application. Read more.
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13:1513:55 Friday, 2 November 2018
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite Level: Beginner
I'll give an introduction to Gossip protocols using a simulator(https://flopezluis.github.io/gossip-simulator/) to walk people through how they behave when there are network partitions, faulty nodes, etc Read more.
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14:1014:50 Friday, 2 November 2018
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Systems Monitoring & Orchestration
Amy Boyle (New Relic)
An overview of how to build, scale and monitor a stream processing pipeline. Read more.
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15:4016:20 Friday, 2 November 2018
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
Ellen Korbes (garden.io)
The popularity of Kubernetes has brought distributed systems to the masses, disrupting the way developers code, build, test, and deploy; the Garden framework is our answer to that: a free, open-source toolset aimed at bringing monolith simplicity now to the multiservice world. Read more.
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16:3517:15 Friday, 2 November 2018
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
John Doran (Phorest)
Our platform hit huge scaling issues as our business grew. This is talk about the ups and downs of coping with a rapidly scaling product. How the system got into that state and distress, what we could of done earlier to stop that and how we fixed it by adapting a continuous improvement mindset, using distributed architecture, docker and amazon webservices. Read more.