Overview Carol Nichols is a Rust core team member who consults and trains Rust in Pittsburgh, PA. She is speaking at Philly Emerging Tech 2019 – her talk is Rust, a Language for the Next 40 Years. Carol got involved in Rust when she was working on tuning Ruby application and wrote some C routines … Read More
For Java programmers, looping over a collection is the time-honored
way of processing data. Now, from Java 8 onwards, we will instead be
writing stream programs – more concise, more expressive, and more
maintainable. But how fast will they be?
As a JVM/GC performance engineer – I always ask pertinent questions such as – what are performance expectations of the product by the stakeholders? what are the important metrics?, what are the tuning goals?, etc. and then I discuss tradeoffs and finally establish tuning goals.
The all-new Chariot Emerging Tech Site We at Chariot Solutions have been working steadily on a web site that pulls together all of our media. This site, Chariot Emerging Tech, is now live, and we will be adding more content to it regularly. Currently, it contains all of our screencasts, both internally and for events … Read More
Hoping to get the rest of this videos up before the end of this weekend! This is much more time intensive than I imagined. Anyway, I will stop complaining. Toby DiPasquale was surprised that his room was packed for his talk on Cassandra. Our other NoSql speaker, Geir Magnusson, also had a full room. This … Read More
Our last spot in our schedule was filled by one of our new speakers, Molly Holzschlag. Thanks to Andrea Wright for letting us know about Molly. It is not often we hear the room erupt in applause at the end of the speaker’s talk.
I received some assistance in my attempt to videotape our speakers, from Ahsen Jaffer. Ahsen handled the Agile “room”. He was also instrumental in helping us book the Agile track. Here is his interview with Linda Rising with a recap of her talk – Deception and Estimation – How We Fool Ourselves. It was an … Read More
We’ve just published our Friday, April 9 keynote speech with Michael Coté of RedMonk. You can listen to the podcast by clicking on the direct link for iPadders, or via the embedded player: the link for iPadders… RedMonk an industry analyst firm that covers cloud computing and mobile application development, among other areas. They deliver … Read More
Ed Burns sat down for a quick interview to discuss his talk on Rock Star Programmers. I was very impressed that his family was there attending his session including his son. Also, as you can see, I do need to stop cutting off the top of my interviewees heads.