Phil Sturgeon - Circuit breakers and timeouts
In this talk, Phil Sturgeon warns about ripple effects that can take out entire applications, through making HTTP calls to unstable systems. Learn about using timeouts, retries, and circuit breakers to avoid this happening to you!
Wouter Sioen - Digestible pair programming
Most software engineers are aware of the fact that pair programming can have some huge advantages. Pair programming can be hard and draining though, but it doesn't have to be this way. There are some easy ways to improve the quality of your pair programming sessions which will help to make it – in addition to being super useful – a lot of fun.