Videos in category Conferences


Building Real World Apps with Atlas

Building Real World Apps with Atlas

Posted in Conferences, Frameworks, Web Technologies, Development

Summary ASP.NET AJAX is a AJAX framework from Microsoft. It facilitates quick generation of more efficient, more interactive and highly-personalized Web experiences that work across all the most popular browsers. It integrates cross-browser client script libraries with the ASP.NET 2.0 development framework. Developers have full access to the built-in ASP.NET 2.0 application services. Bio Wally ...

Tags: Conferences, Frameworks, Technologies, AJAX, ASP.NET, .NET Framework, InfoQ, Rich Internet Apps, ASP.NET AJAX, Devlink Conference



Mash-ups Meet the Enterprise

Mash-ups Meet the Enterprise

Posted in Web Technologies, Conferences

Summary In this presentation recorded at JAOO, IBM's Rod Smith discusses how technologies such as Wikis are combined with Web services and Atom and RSS feeds to form mashups, enabling the next wave of DIY-IT by combining the flexibility of user-oriented information architecture provided by active content with that of content-in-flight to provide an easy-to-use end-user integration platform. Bio...

Tags: Web 2.0, Conferences, Technologies, RSS, Mashups, InfoQ, JAOO Conference, SOA, ATOM


Billy Newport explains Virtualization

Billy Newport explains Virtualization

Posted in Development, Conferences, Cloud Computing

Summary In this interview, Billy Newport talks about different types of virtualization, eXtreme Transaction Processing (XTP) and how WebSphere products like Virtual Enterprise (formerly XD) support virtualization. He discusses hardware, hypervisor, JVM, application and data virtualization. Bio Billy Newport is a Distinguished Engineer at IBM working on WebSphere eXtreme Scale distributed cachin...

Tags: Java, Interview, IBM, InfoQ, Architecture, Virtualization, Hypervisor, WebSphere XD


Hakan Erdogmus on TDD Misunderstandings and Adoption Issues

Hakan Erdogmus on TDD Misunderstandings and Adoption Issues

Posted in Project Management, Testing, Conferences

Summary In this interview made during Agile 2007, Dr. Hakan Erdogmus, Editor in Chief of IEEE Software, discusses about TDD starting from a study done by Ron Jeffries and Grigori Melnik and published as "TDD--The Art of Fearless Programming" in the IEEE Software magazine. Hakan talks about current misunderstandings regarding TDD's role in software development and the adoption issues i...

Tags: Practices, Q&A, Interview, Agile, TDD, Unit Testing, InfoQ


Introduction to Agile for Traditional Project Managers

Introduction to Agile for Traditional Project Managers

Posted in Conferences, Project Management

Summary In this presentation filmed during Agile 2007, Stacia Broderick introduces Agile to traditionally trained project managers by making a comparison between Project Management Institute's (PMI) best practices and their equivalent Agile techniques. Bio Stacia has helped more than 150 software development teams and 30+ organizations embrace the principles of and transition to agile since 200...

Tags: Practices, Conferences, Agile, InfoQ, Agile2007



GoRuCo 2008: RejectConf

GoRuCo 2008: RejectConf

Posted in Conferences, Development, Frameworks

RejectConf! All the cool kids are doing it. If you have something quick to say, don't forget that we've got an hour set aside at the end of the day for people to get up and talk about random stuff. And our RejectConf master of ceremonies will be none other than Mister RejectConf himself, Ryan Davis. So, if your talk was actually rejected, or you just created the coolest Ruby thing ever in the l...

Tags: Conferences, Ruby, Ruby On Rails, Frameworks, Confreaks, GoRuCo 2008, RejectConf


Code Organization Guidelines for Large Code Bases

Code Organization Guidelines for Large Code Bases

Posted in Conferences, Frameworks, Development

Summary Juergen Hoeller shares his experiences working on large projects (including his role as chief architect of the Spring Framework) to provide general guidelines on Packaging and package interdependencies, Layering and module decomposition, Evolving a large code base. Juergen will also discuss how tools can play a role in enforcing architectural soundness. Bio Juergen Hoeller has been the ...

Tags: Debugging, Practices, Conferences, Frameworks, Java, Spring, InfoQ, Build systems, Delivering Quality, Structure101


CLR Garbage Collector

CLR Garbage Collector

Posted in Conferences, Frameworks, Development

Summary Justin Smith presents the internals of the .NET Garbage Collector and how you should design your types to play nicely with it. Learn about heap allocations, the GC Algorithms, Multiprocessor considerations, and the IDisposable pattern. Bio Justin Smith works for Microsoft as a Technical Evangelist focusing on WCF. He specializes in designing and building enterprise distributed applicati...

Tags: Conferences, Frameworks, .NET Framework, CLR, InfoQ, Presentations, Devlink Conference


GoRuCo 2008: Merb: All you need, nil you don't

GoRuCo 2008: Merb: All you need, nil you don't

Posted in Conferences, Development, Frameworks

Abstract Merb is a ruby web framework with a focus on performance, modularity and simple non magical code. In this talk we will explore some of the more advanced concepts of the framework and how it was put together. One of the guiding philosophies of merb is to be transparent and hackable. No black boxes or sausage here, we like to encourage merb users to open up the framework to explore and b...

Tags: Conferences, Ruby, Frameworks, Merb, Confreaks, GoRuCo 2008


An Introduction to Agile Leadership

An Introduction to Agile Leadership

Posted in Conferences, Project Management

Summary Tim Lister explains the principles of Agile Project Leadership in the framework of the Declaration of Interdependence. Bio Tim Lister has over 30 years of software development experience, is a keynoter and author of books including "Managing Software Project Risk", and "Peopleware: Productive Projects and Teams". Tim is currently working on tailoring SD processes usi...

Tags: Business, Practices, Conferences, Agile, InfoQ, Leadership, APLN, Agile2006