2014 Event Details

Thanks to all the speakers for their educational and thought stimulating presentations. Please enjoy at your leisure and be sure to attend RICON 2015.


KEYNOTES



SPEAKERS

Mark Allen

Senior Software Developer Alert Logic Using Riak Ensemble for Service Discovery
Video

Oleg Avdeev

Sr. Software Engineer AdRoll Scale Down! Making High Performance Analytics Easy.
Video

Carlos Baquero

Assistant Professor Universidade do Minho Designing for Partition Tolerance with CRDTs.
Video

Annette Bieniusa

Lecturer & Research Fellow University of Kaiserslautern SyncFree: Large-Scale Computation Without Synchronization
Video

Jayadev Chandrasekhar

Engineering lead Yahoo! Cloud Infrastructure Team Sherpa: Moving from B-Tree to LSM Tree on a Large Distributed Storage System
Video

Sean Cribbs

Senior Software Engineer Basho Technologies A Brief History of Time in Riak
Video

Armon Dadgar

CTO HashiCorp Consul: Service Oriented at Scale
Video

Aysylu Greenberg

Software Engineer Google Benchmarking: You're Doing It Wrong
Video

David Greenberg

Research Methodologist Two Sigma Mesos: The Operating System for your Cluster
Video

Colin Hemmings

Architect / Co-Founder Dataloop.io Event Processing in Riak
Video

João Leitão

Postdoc Researcher Universidade Nova de Lisboa Data Dissemination: from Academia to Industry
Video

Chris Meiklejohn

Senior Software Engineer Basho Technologies SyncFree: Large-Scale Computation Without Synchronization
Video

Sean O'Connor

Lead Application Developer Bitly Deploying All Day Without Breaking The Internet
Video

Anne Ogborn

Contributing Software Engineer SWI-Prolog Distributed Declarative Collaborative Development. Whats New For Fall
Video

David Pick

Software Engineer Braintree Building a Real-Time Data Pipeline with Clojure and Kafka
Video

Raghavendra Prabhu

Product Lead, Percona XtraDB Percona Corpus collapsum: Partition tolerance of Galera put to test
Video

Michal Ptaszek

Software Engineer Riot Games Let's Chat about Chat

Video

Earl C Ruby III

Staff Engineer Seagate Validating Distributed Application Workloads
Video

Ines Sombra

Engineer Fastly Testing in a Distributed World
Video

Martin Sumner

Engineer National Health Service UK Replacing the Big NHS Computer - A Government IT Project Success Story
Video

James Watters

VP Product, Marketing, and Ecosystem for Cloud Foundry Pivotal Software, Inc. The 3 Big Shifts: CloudFoundry and the future of enterprise IT
Video

Jordan West

Senior Engineer Basho Technologies Data Dissemination: from Academia to Industry
Video

RICON 2014 AGENDA


TIME
Monday, October 27th
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 - 9:30 pm
Kingpin Suite Reception
A party for all those attending the training day & those checking in for RICON. This event is located at the Palm's Kingpin Suite, which comes with two bowling lanes, a pool table, and full bar.
TIME
Tuesday, October 28th
7:30 - 8:30 am
BREAKFAST
8:30 - 9:30 am
Marten Mickos, SVP and General Manager of Cloud, HP
10:15 - 10:30 am
BREAK
10:30 - 11:15 am
Chris Meiklejohn, Basho Technologies
Eventually Consistent Computation With CRDTs
11:15 - 12:00 pm
Sean Cribbs, Basho
A Brief History of Time in Riak
12:00 - 1:00 pm
LUNCH
2:00 - 2:45 pm
Ines Sombra, Fastly
Testing in a Distributed World
2:45 - 3:00 pm
BREAK
3:00 - 4:00 pm
Annette Bieniusa, University of Kaiserslautern
& Chris Meiklejohn, Software Engineer at Basho

SyncFree: Large-Scale Computation Without Synchronization
4:45 - 5:45pm
Armon Dadgar, Hashicorp
Consul: Service Oriented at Scale
5:45 - 6:00 pm
CLOSING REMARKS
7:00 - 10:00 pm
MOON Nightclub Event
Hosted at the historic MOON nightclub at the Palms, this after-party features spectacular views and a celestial retractable roof. Moon is the perfect space for RICON attendees to relax, discuss their learnings, and have a drink.
TIME
Wednesday, October 29th
7:30 - 8:30 am
BREAKFAST
8:30 - 9:30 am
9:30 - 10:15 am
João Leitão, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
& Jordan West, Basho

Data Dissemination: from Academia to Industry
10:15 - 10:30 am
BREAK
10:30 - 11:15 am
Colin Hemmings, Dataloop.io
Event Processing in Riak
12:00 - 1:00 pm
LUNCH
1:00 - 2:00 pm
Peter Alvaro, PhD Candidate at UC Berkeley
Outwards from the middle of the maze
2:00 - 2:45 pm
Carlos Baquero, Universidade do Minho
Designing for Partition Tolerance with CRDTs
2:45 - 3:00 pm
BREAK
3:00 - 4:00 pm
Michal Ptaszek, Riot Games
Let's Chat About Chat
4:00 - 4:45 pm
Aysylu Greenberg, Google
Benchmarking You're Doing It Wrong
Jayadev Chandrasekhar, Yahoo! Cloud Infrastructure
Sherpa: Moving from B-Tree to LSM Tree on a Large Distributed Storage System
4:45 - 5:45pm
Think Distributed Panel
5:45 - 6:00 pm
CLOSING REMARKS

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