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November 2016 - From web apps to desktop apps & Microservices

Please keep your RSVP up to date, free spots are always in demand!

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to our first Waterford Tech MeetupOn Wednesday the 30th November we are inviting all interested to join us for a talk on building desktop apps with web technologies, followed by a talk on how to effectively handle microservices at scale.

The meetup starts at 7:00pm, with food and drink provided.

Afterwards we are looking forward to discussions and socialising at Revolution Bar.


Beyond the browser: from web apps to desktop apps

by Adam Lynch (@lynchy010)
Product Lead & Senior Software Engineer at TeamworkChat

A look at what it's like to develop desktop applications using NW.js and Electron, the ups and downs of building one, living with one, using one codebase for the desktop and the Web, and more.

The truth about microservices

by John Frizelle (@johnfriz)
Platform Architect at RedHat Mobile

Microservices are all the buzz at the moment, but the truth is that Microservices architectures are hard. A balanced look at Microservices, at some of the common misconceptions and what the actual reality of running and managing a microservices architecture is like.

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  • Clif S

    The organisers did a fine job. Excellent first event with a good crowd and top notch presentations by Adam and John. Looking forward to the next one

    1 · 5 days ago

  • Brian R.

    Well done to the organisers - that's a great crowd to get to a first event in Waterford. Great event - hope its a long term thing

    2 · 5 days ago

  • Luigi Z.

    Yes agreed , well organized, great event - well done all involved

    2 · 5 days ago

  • Mark W.

    Enjoyed the presentations and venue. Hope it was the first of many.

    2 · 5 days ago

  • Mick H.

    Great venue and excellent t talks. Looking forward to the next one.

    2 · 5 days ago

  • John S.

    Agree with everyone here, great venue and excellent talks from Adam and John. Looking forward to the next one. Well done to organisers.

    2 · 5 days ago

  • David F.

    Excellent! First class talks from Adam and John. I think it is without a doubt going to be a superb channel to share knowledge and connect. I am looking forward to future events.

    2 · 5 days ago

  • Jim flash G.

    thanks for everyone who came to Tech Meetup last night - was great to see so many people in Boxworks

    4 · 5 days ago

  • Michael W.

    Great speakers, excellent venue. Roll on the next one.

    2 · 5 days ago

  • Brendan O F.

    Congratulations, great venue, excellent presentations

    4 · 5 days ago

  • Niall L.

    Great talk, great speakers.

    2 · 5 days ago

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