Dublin microservices March; Sean Farmar & Peter Poliwoda

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Gilt Groupe Dublin

Crampton Avenue Crampton Avenue · Dublin

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Gilt Groupe, 2 Shelbourne Buildings, Crampton Avenue, just off Shelbourne Road. Details in the description.

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Dublin microservices Meetup - March 2018.

Guest Speakers:
Sean Farmar, Particular Software: How can Monitoring Save your Bacon.
Peter Poliwoda, A few life hacks !!!


Guest details:
Sean Farmar

Title: How can monitoring save your bacon.

We usually think of monitoring as something the Operations team will take care of, and in a monolith system that might be enough.

However, when it comes to distributed systems and microservices we need to reconsider that
approach as these systems are built to fail.

As we build reliable distributed systems, our system may show up as running, but in reality may
not functioning

Let’s talk about how we can do a better job at keeping the light on and our systems running and

Length: 50 minutes

Questions: (optional) 10/15 minutes


Presentation from a mac laptop is preferred, but not necessary.I have VGA and HDMI adapters.

Speaker Bio: Sean Farmar

Sean Farmar holds the world record for answering the most NServiceBus questions - even more than Udi :-).

With over 20 years of experience, he specializes in providing simple solutions for complex business requirements using NServiceBus and applying SOA principles inspired by Udi Dahan.

As a solution architect with Particular Software,the creators of NServiceBus,Sean provides support, training and consulting for customers using NServiceBus and the Particular Platform.

Blog: http://seanfarmar.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/farmar
github: https://github.com/sfarmar
github: https://github.com/sfarmar
LinkedIn:https://ie.linkedin.com/in/seanfarmar --------------------------------------------------------------------

Guest details:
Peter Poliwoda

Full Stack Developer at IBM. Hobbyist designer.
Front End, Mobile apps, and IoT. Curious first adopter of new tech.

Title : I can present a few life hacks I made using IoT and JavaScript, and how I automated a manual testing process at IBM.

Automate your life :Spotify, Ebooks, Dashboards, and Arduino Robots.
How I use JavaScript with IoT to make my life easier and more fun.

Hey everyone!


18:30 – Doors Open / Networking / Grab a Drink

19:00 – START

19:05 – Intro to first speaker 19:45 - Q&A available to speaker

20:00 - Drinks & Food. This is your time to meet other members and network!

20:15 : Second Guest Speaker

20:45 - Q&A available to speaker

As always there will be pizza and Metalman Craft Beer to enjoy!

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Any member who would like to submit a talk for an upcoming meetup, please chat to any of the organisers on the night.


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