Joe Sherwin from Hazelcast will talk about how to cluster monolithic applications and enable cloud deployment using an In-Memory Data Grid (IMDG). He will introduce the fundamental features of Hazelcast and how they may be applied to solve scalability issues. By the end of the talk you will be able to construct Hazelcast Clusters and deliver basic caching services.
Joe Sherwin is a senior level Solution Architect at Hazelcast with 18 years of experience in the design, development and implementation of application systems within multi-tier distributed computing environments. Working with clients such as Vanguard, Fannie Mae, Federal Reserve Bank, Citi Group, Bear Stearns, Fixed Income Clearing Corporation, Comcast Corp, Webster Bank, Gartner Group, The Hartford Life Company, IBM Global Services, Mass Mutual, Lincoln National Financial Corporation, Bank of America, and Barnes & Noble Online Group, Mr. Sherwin has been instrumental in the development of large-scale mission critical E-commerce, insurance, and financial systems. He has experience architecting & implementing solution using CORBA, RMI, Java EE compliant distributed Object architectures, in-memory high transaction/low latency solutions using Hazelcast IMDG®, GemFire, Ehcache & Oracle Coherence, and solutions deployable on IaaS or PaaS platforms like Cloud Foundry, Amazon Web Services, Rackspace or Heroku.