Distributed services with MicroProfile


Speaker: Phillip Kruger

Whether your building Microservices or not, we live in a distributed world. In this talk, we will go into detail about how MicroProfile can help you build better and more resilient distributed services. We will cover a quick overview of MicroProfile and then deep dive into some code and demos.

We look at the following APIs:

Fault tolerance API
Config API
OpenAPI (Swagger)
Health Check API
Metrics API
OpenTracing API
JWT Propagation API

I’m a Systems Architect living in Centurion, South Africa. I am a fan of technology, coffee and programming. I love dogs and music. To keep active I play squash. I was lucky enough to marry my best friend, Charmaine. She is also a geek :)

Phillip says: I am an accomplished Software developer and architect offering experience in creating systems in various industries, ranging from banking, insurance, rewards programs, retail and mobile. I have extensive experience in full stack development and prefer to be active in all parts of the SDLC. From conceptualizing to running in production. I have a passion for clean code and evolutionary architecture. I love Java, Linux and Open source.


18:00 - 19:00 Social and food

19:00 - 20:00 Talk

The Sponsor for the food and Venue is Discovery.

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