Videos in category Conferences


Ross Mason on Mule and the role of ESBs

Ross Mason on Mule and the role of ESBs

Posted in Conferences

Summary Mule founder Ross Mason talks about the the role of the ESB, when to use and not to use ESBs, BPEL, and ESBs vs. integration brokers. Mule is an open source ESB and Ross discusses how people are using Mule and how it compares to commercial alternatives. Ross reveals that Mule got its name because it takes the donkey work out of integration projects. Bio Ross Mason is Co-founder and CTO ...

Tags: Technologies, Interview, Web Services, InfoQ, SOA, ESB, Mule



Venkat Subramaniam on Pragmatic Agile Adoption

Venkat Subramaniam on Pragmatic Agile Adoption

Posted in Testing, Project Management, Conferences

Summary Venkat Subramaniam, international trainer and co-author with Dave Thomas of "Practices of an Agile Developer", talks about his passion for improving project success by incrementally implementing an Agile approach, specifically addressing large projects and projects in trouble. Bio Dr. Venkat Subramaniam, founder of www.agiledeveloper.com, has trained and mentored over 3000 sof...

Tags: Practices, XP, Testing, Interview, Agile, TDD, InfoQ


David Black on the Success of Ruby

David Black on the Success of Ruby

Posted in Conferences, Development, Frameworks

Summary Noted Ruby community leader and author David Black puts the success of Ruby and the growth of its community in historical perspective, why Matz is an optimal custodian for the language, and the overall success of Ruby and Rails and related conferences. We also discuss David's book Ruby for Rails, and why it's needed at this time by the Rails community. Bio David Black is the director of...

Tags: Conferences, Ruby, Ruby On Rails, Frameworks, Interview, railsconf, InfoQ, Community, History, RubyConf


Mohammad Akif - SOA Beyond the Hype and the Security Development Life Cycle

Mohammad Akif - SOA Beyond the Hype and the Security Development Life Cycle

Posted in Frameworks, Security, Development, Conferences

Summary InfoQ sits down Mohammad to discuss the myths of SOA, common pitfalls in designing for SOA, J2EE and .NET interoperability and injecting the Security Development Lifecycle into enterprise development lifecycles. Bio Mohammad Akif is a Senior Architect Evangelist at Microsoft;member of the Microsoft Architecture Editorial Board, he presents and publishes frequently about Web 2.0, Web Ser...

Tags: Frameworks, Interview, Security, J2EE, .NET Framework, InfoQ, SOA


John Crupi on Enterprise SOA

John Crupi on Enterprise SOA

Posted in Conferences

Summary At the time of this recording John Crupi ran Sun's Enterprise Web Services Practice. John shares his insights on what SOA means to the Enterprise, SOA analysis and design vs. OO, effective service composition, governance, and more. Bio John is the CTO of JackBe Corporation. John was previously with Sun Microsystems for eight years, serving as a Distinguished Engineer and CTO for Sun's E...

Tags: Technologies, Interview, Web Services, InfoQ, SOA, Methodologies, Sun Microsystems, JavaPolis



Romain Guy on the State of desktop Java

Romain Guy on the State of desktop Java

Posted in Frameworks, Development, Graphics, Conferences

Summary Romain Guy presents his thoughts on the state of desktop Java. He shares his thoughts on Swing, competition with Flash and just what is a "filthy rich client" application.? He also talks about whether we really need a Java browser edition. Bio Romain Guy is a French student currently working as an intern with the Swing Team at Sun Microsystems. He has 7 years of experience in ...

Tags: Frameworks, Technologies, Java, Design, Interview, Flash, InfoQ, Swing, Interface


Ryan "zenspider" Davis, Hardcore Ruby Hacker

Ryan "zenspider" Davis, Hardcore Ruby Hacker

Posted in Development, Project Management, Testing, Conferences

Summary Ryan Davis, known as "zenspider", is one of the highest-profile Rubyists in the world, and arguably one of the most influential ones. He is the author of a number of valuable Ruby open-source tools, including RubyInline and ZenTest. In this exclusive InfoQ interview, Ryan gives us a glimpse into how he has been pushing the envelope of what's possible with the Ruby language and...

Tags: Ruby, Interview, TDD, InfoQ, Dynamic Languages, Metaprogramming, Languages


David H. Hansson on the Future of Rails

David H. Hansson on the Future of Rails

Posted in Conferences, Development, Frameworks

Summary InfoQ editor Obie Fernandez asks David some hard-hitting questions about the future of Rails in the enterprise, profiting from his success and whether a vendor will fork Rails someday. Contains lots of good information for technologists staking their future on the Rails platform, including David's opinions on Rails adoption, service-oriented architecture and scaling Rails applications. ...

Tags: Conferences, Ruby, Ruby On Rails, Frameworks, Interview, Scalability, InfoQ, Web Frameworks, Delivering Value


Jimmy Nilsson on Domain Driven Design

Jimmy Nilsson on Domain Driven Design

Posted in Conferences

Summary Jimmy Nilsson, author of 'Applying Domain-Driven Design', talks about the value proposition of Domain Driven Design and how DDD integrates with Agile. Jimmy also answers questions on OOD vs. DDD and the symbiotic relationship of domain specific relationships with DDD. Bio Jimmy Nilsson owns and runs the Swedish consulting company JNSK AB. He has written numerous technical articles and t...

Tags: Practices, Interview, InfoQ, Architecture, Modeling, Domain Driven Design


Rob Harrop and Juergen Hoeller on Spring 2

Rob Harrop and Juergen Hoeller on Spring 2

Posted in Frameworks, Development, Conferences

Summary Spring core developers Rob Harrob and Juergen Hoeller talk about what, why, and how of the new features in Spring 2, including XML configuration, custom tags, AspectJ integration, and migrationg to Spring 2. The interview also discusses how to use Spring on large scale projects, common pitfalls with using Spring, and Spring MVC vs. other frameworks. Recorded at the Javapolis conference....

Tags: Frameworks, MVC, Java, Interview, Spring, InfoQ, AOP, AspectJ, Application Servers, JavaPolis