Videos in category Conferences


Enterprise Interoperability with Kevin Wittkopf

Enterprise Interoperability with Kevin Wittkopf

Posted in Frameworks, Development, Conferences

Summary Kevin Wittkopf talks about interoperability, focusing on .NET and Java, from web services to bridging techniques, message busses and hub approaches, and how those are helping to bring about the end of the platform wars. Bio Kevin Wittkopf is a Solutions Architect for the Developer Platform Evangelism Team at Microsoft.

Tags: Frameworks, Technologies, Java, Interview, WCF, .NET Framework, Web Services, Visual Studio, InfoQ, Interop



Zed Shaw and Matt Pelletier Decide if Rails is Enterprise Ready

Zed Shaw and Matt Pelletier Decide if Rails is Enterprise Ready

Posted in Conferences, Development, Testing, Frameworks, Security

Summary Zed Shaw and Matt Pelletier sat down with InfoQ's Obie Fernandez at RailsConf to explore some of the reasoning behind setting up the mongrel project, getting adoption in enterprise and dealing with developers who just aren't ready. Watch the interview to find out how much Shaw's Enterprise Mongrel product will cost, where the support contracts are and who'll come out on top when the vul...

Tags: Conferences, Ruby, Testing, Ruby On Rails, Frameworks, Java, Sun, Interview, selenium, OpenID, .NET Framework, ...


I don't like Mondays

I don't like Mondays

Posted in Conferences, Project Management

Summary Teams moving to an Agile approach may feel irritated as they move from command-and-control to a collaborative culture - which can start to look like non-stop meetings, starting first thing every Monday morning. In this InfoQ exclusive presentation, recorded at Agile2007, Agile coach Jean Tabaka shared her experiences working with teams, offering guidance on how to alleviate meeting burn...

Tags: Business, Practices, Conferences, Agile, InfoQ, Agile2007, Teamwork, Facilitation, Collaboration


Venkat Subramaniam's Pragmatic Factors for Agile Success

Venkat Subramaniam's Pragmatic Factors for Agile Success

Posted in Conferences, Project Management

Summary At NFJS Venkat Subramaniam, author with Andy Hunt of "Practices of an Agile Developer," shared his pragmatic approach to some of the important technical and non-technical factors contributing to project success, including: coding, developer attitude, debugging, mentoring and feedback. Bio Dr. Venkat Subramaniam, founder of www.agiledeveloper.com, has trained and mentored over ...

Tags: Debugging, Business, Practices, Conferences, Agile, InfoQ, Delivering Quality


Dan Pritchett on Architecture at eBay

Dan Pritchett on Architecture at eBay

Posted in Databases, Conferences

Summary Dan Pritchett gives us an inside look into the decisions behind on of the largest scale architectures in the world: eBay. In explaining how the scale of eBay turns simple requirements a complex engineering problem, he walks us through the technical and organizational challenges of managing eBay's architecture. Bio Dan Pritchett is currently a Technical Fellow at eBay, and is involved in...

Tags: Business, Databases, Interview, e-commerce, InfoQ, Database Design, Architecture, eBay



Agile Project Management: Lessons Learned at Google

Agile Project Management: Lessons Learned at Google

Posted in Companies, Project Management, Conferences

Summary A retrospective on Google's first Scrum implementation. Jeff Sutherland visited Google to do an analysis of the first Google implementation of Scrum on one of their largest distributed projects. Their strategy for inserting Scrum step by step into the Google engineering teams showed great insight and provides helpful lessons learned for all Agile teams. Bio Well known as the Co-Creator ...

Tags: Google, Business, Practices, Scrum, Conferences, Agile, InfoQ, Qcon London 2007, QCon, Companies


Enterprise Batch Processing with Spring

Enterprise Batch Processing with Spring

Posted in Conferences, Frameworks, Development

Summary In this presentation from QCon San Francisco 2007, Wayne Lund discusses batch processing, Spring Batch objectives and features, scenarios for using Spring Batch, Spring Batch infrastructure and architecture, scaling Spring Batch, example Spring Batch code, failures and retrying, the Spring Batch Domain Reference Model and execution environment, and the Spring Batch future roadmap. Bio W...

Tags: Conferences, Frameworks, Java, Spring, InfoQ, Enterprise Architecture, QCon San Francisco 2007, QCon, Spring Batch, batch processing


Windows Workflow with Scott Allan

Windows Workflow with Scott Allan

Posted in Frameworks, Companies, Development, Conferences

Summary Scott Allan is interviewed by David Totzke on Windows Workflow Foundation, recorded a year ago at VSLive Toronto. Scott talks about the capabilities of Windows Workflow foundation, how it integrates into application development, how Microsoft is using WWF in its own products, DSLs and WWF, and architectural pattterns possible with WWF. Bio Scott Allen is a software architect based in Ba...

Tags: Frameworks, Technologies, Microsoft, Interview, DSL, .NET Framework, InfoQ, WWF, Workflow / BPM


Eric Evans on Domain Driven Design

Eric Evans on Domain Driven Design

Posted in Conferences, Graphics

Summary Ever since Eric Evans wrote the book Domain-Driven Design in 2004 he has been a significant voice advancing domain modeling and design concepts. In this interview with Floyd Marinescu he talks about some of the recent refinements in Domain-Driven Design and how people are advancing the field today. Bio Eric Evans is a thought leader in software design and domain modeling and the author ...

Tags: Conferences, Design, Interview, InfoQ, Architecture, Modeling, Languages, Domain Driven Design, Object Oriented Design


Steve Jones on "Business-driven SOA"

Steve Jones on "Business-driven SOA"

Posted in Conferences

Summary In this interview, recorded at QCon London, Stefan Tilkov talks to Cap Gemini's Steve Jones about his concept of a business service architecture. Topics covered include how to apply SOA to existing systems, the problems one runs into when SOA is driven by technology, and the structural and organizational impact of business-driven SOA. Bio Steve Jones is head of SOA for Global Outsourcin...

Tags: Business, Practices, Interview, InfoQ, Enterprise Architecture, SOA, Best Practices, Business/IT Alignment, Adoption, Business Architecture