In this session, Emily will take a look at cloud-native application development.

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It is evident that cloud has become so prevalent. Microservice is a popular application pattern for cloud enablement. In this session, Emily will take you through the history of microservices, look at microservices from different angles and discuss what modern cloud-native application development and deployment should be.

About the speaker

Emily Jiang

Emily Jiang is a Java Champion. She is Liberty Cloud Native Architect and Chief Advocate, Senior Technical Staff Member (STSM) in IBM, based at Hursley Lab in the UK. Emily is a MicroProfile guru and has been working on MicroProfile since 2016 and leads a number of specifications including MicroProfile Config and Fault Tolerance. She interacts with most of the other MicroProfile specifications. She is also a Jakarta Context and Dependency Injection (CDI) and Jakarta Config committer and co-lead of Jakarta Config. At IBM, she leads the effort of implementing all of MicroProfile specifications on Open Liberty.

She is passionate about MicroProfile and Jakarta EE. She regularly speaks at conferences, such as QCon London, QCon Beijing, Code One, DevNexus, JAX London, Voxxed, Devoxx, EclipseCon, GeeCon, JFokus, etc.

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Hybrid event: Microservices - Hybrid Cloud Applications
Date and time
Wednesday 24 May, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Ground Floor, 25 Copthall Avenue
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