Orbitz.com Architecture with Brian Zimmer

Posted in Conferences on June 01, 2008

Orbitz.com Architecture with Brian Zimmer

In this interview taken during QCon 2007, Brian Zimmer talks about the architectural challenges he has faced working on Orbitz.com, one of America's most popular online travel booking sites. He touches the subject of dynamic languages and their importance in augmenting Java in order to become a better and richer platform.

Brian Zimmer is the lead of the Architecture and Infrastructure group at Orbitz Worldwide. Brian is responsible for directing the development of the company's distributed infrastructure, reviewing technical designs for adherence to architectural principles and overseeing the creation of domain models and service APIs.

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Tags: Business, Interview, JRuby, InfoQ, Architecture, Dynamic Languages, Enterprise Architecture, QCon San Francisco 2007, Java EE, Jython