Venue: Thanks to IRESS for hosting us this month. They are on Level 19 at 385 Bourke Street.
Speaker: Hans Jespersen, VP of Worldwide Systems Engineering at Confluent will join us for a discussion about Kafka, Streams and Microservices.
Hans Jespersen is the Vice President of Worldwide Systems Engineering at Confluent where he helps organisations get maximum value from Apache Kafka and the Confluent platform. Before coming to Confluent, Hans worked as the Vice President of systems engineering at Solace Systems as well as the CTO of Integration and Web Services at TIBCO, spending many years contributing to the success of companies around the world. Hans brings 25 years of experience in helping a large variety of companies in their deployment of large scale mission critical infrastructure.
Given Hans’ background he helps to bridge the gap between the traditional world of SOA, ESBs, and APIs and the Realtime Event Streaming world of Confluent & Kafka today. He is also the author of the Confluent Whitepaper, “Comparing Confluent Platform with Traditional Messaging Middleware”.