Videos tagged with Broadcasting


ThoughtWorks’ Fowler and Humble Talk Continuous Delivery

ThoughtWorks’ Fowler and Humble Talk Continuous Delivery

Posted in Project Management, Conferences, Cloud Computing

Summary Two of ThoughtWorks’ finest, Martin Fowler and Jez Humble, talk about the notion of Continuous Delivery, which enables organizations to build software that is production ready at all times. To do this, enterprises automate the build, deployment, and testing process, and improve collaboration between developers, testers, and operations. The duo discusses a variety of related issues. Bio ...

Tags: Practices, XP, Interview, Agile, ThoughtWorks, InfoQ, Architecture, QCon, Lean, NAnt, Amazon Web Services, ...



Laurie Williams: Getting to Comparative Agility

Laurie Williams: Getting to Comparative Agility

Posted in Project Management, Conferences

Summary Laurie Williams, who heads the Software Engineering Research group at North Carolina State University, discusses her research into Agile principles and practices. Williams also talks about Comparative Agility, which is a tool to show teams where they stand in terms of the adoption of Agile practices. Comparative Agility was launched in 2007 and since that time over 400 people have used ...

Tags: Practices, XP, Scrum, Interview, Agile, InfoQ, Kanban, Adopting Agile, Agile in the Enterprise, Broadcasting, Pair Programming, ...


Ralph Johnson, Joe Armstrong on the Future of Parallel Programming

Ralph Johnson, Joe Armstrong on the Future of Parallel Programming

Posted in Development, Conferences, Databases, Cloud Computing

Summary Ralph Johnson and Joe Armstrong discuss their ideas about parallel programming - whether shared memory is harmful, the place of message passing, fault tolerance, the importance of protocols and more. Bio Ralph Johnson, one of the GoF behind the Design Patterns book and behind the creation of the original Refactoring Browser, is now at the CS dept. at the UIUC and the leader of UIUC Patt...

Tags: Ruby, Java, Smalltalk, Interview, Erlang, InfoQ, Data Access, Architecture, SOA, Messaging, Distributed Programming, ...


Ralph Johnson, Joe Armstrong on the State of OOP

Ralph Johnson, Joe Armstrong on the State of OOP

Posted in Development, Conferences

Summary Ralph Johnson and Joe Armstrong discuss the state of OOP, what Smalltalk got right/wrong and the image concept. Also: Joe decides he likes OOP as long as its done the Erlang way: focused on messaging. Bio Ralph Johnson, one of the GoF behind the Design Patterns book and behind the creation of the original Refactoring Browser, is now at the CS dept. at the UIUC and the leader of UIUC Pat...

Tags: Ruby, Java, Interview, Erlang, InfoQ, Architecture, Language Design, QCon, OOP, Object Oriented Design, Language, ...




What’s Next for jclouds?

What’s Next for jclouds?

Posted in Development, Databases, Web Technologies, Cloud Computing, Conferences, Frameworks, Companies

Summary Adrian Cole discusses his jclouds project, which is an open source library that helps Java developers get started in the cloud and reuse their Java development skills. Cole also talks about some of the challenges of creating a cloud agnostic library, such as the use of different hypervisors and that various cloud implementations are written in different languages, such as VB, Python, Ru...

Tags: Python, Java, Databases, MySQL, Interview, xml, EC2, JSON, vmware, InfoQ, Cloud Computing, ...


Transforming Businesses to Agility

Transforming Businesses to Agility

Posted in Project Management, Conferences

Summary M Dwyer of BigVisible Solutions talks about the process of transforming businesses to agility, including the concept of Agile localization in global efforts. Dwyer says that with distributed teams across multiple time zones and cultures it is good to establish a group of Agile missionaries to go forth and train people on Agile. He also discusses how to transfer Agile skills to the next ...

Tags: Practices, Scrum, Interview, Agile, InfoQ, Kanban, Adopting Agile, Team Collaboration, Agile in the Enterprise, Broadcasting, Agile 2010, ...


Justin Sheehy on Riak

Justin Sheehy on Riak

Posted in Development, Conferences, Databases

Summary Justin Sheehy explains how Riak was created with ideas from Amazon's Dynamo paper, Riak features and how Riak compares to other NoSQL solutions. Bio Justin Sheehy is the CTO of Basho Technologies, the company behind the creation of Webmachine and Riak. Most recently before Basho, he was a principal scientist at the MITRE Corporation and a senior architect for systems infrastructure at A...

Tags: Ruby, Java, Interview, Erlang, InfoQ, Data Access, Database Design, Architecture, Performance & Scalability, database, Database Management, ...


Jerome Dochez Discusses Early Plans for Java EE 7, Planned to Ship in 2012

Jerome Dochez Discusses Early Plans for Java EE 7, Planned to Ship in 2012

Posted in Development, Conferences, Cloud Computing

Summary In this interview, recorded at QCon London, Glassfish architect Jerome Dochez talks to Charles Humble about plans for Java EE 7. The interview covers what Java EE 6 has achieved, possible additional profiles, the impact of the cloud, new features planned for the platform, and modularity. Bio Jerome Dochez has been working on Java EE since 2000. He is the architect for Glassfish, and led...

Tags: Java, Interview, InfoQ, Enterprise Architecture, Java EE, QCon, Cloud Computing, JCP, Enterprise Application Blocks, modularity, Broadcasting, ...


Kresten Krab Thorup, Robert Virding Discuss the Erlang VM

Kresten Krab Thorup, Robert Virding Discuss the Erlang VM

Posted in Development, Conferences

Summary Kresten Krab Thorup and Robert Virding discuss the origins of Erlang, the state of the Erlang VM, integrating native code with Erlang etc. Also: the challenges of running Erjang/Erlang on the JVM. Bio Robert Virding worked at Ericsson and was one of the initial Erlang design group. Robert now works for the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) in a modelling and simulation group...

Tags: Debugging, Ruby, Java, Interview, Erlang, InfoQ, Architecture, Concurrency, Runtimes, Compilers, JVM, ...