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[Post Event] DevTalks Cluj-Napoca 2018

Today (May 16th, 2018) I had the opportunity to participate at DevTalks as an attendee but also as a speaker. I was surprised to discover a conference with more than 1200 people and 7 tracks in parallel. Besides this, the event took place in Polyvalent Hall, a beautiful location that can handle more than 1000 people without a problem.

My session was different from the ones that I had until now. I had to talk about Azure to a Java audience. It was not an easy task to do, and at least nobody said Azure sucks. You can find below session details and slides.

Title:
  • RUNNING JAVA APPS INSIDE AZURE
Abstract:
  • In this session, we will NOT talk about how much Microsoft loves Linux or how much Azure loves Java. This session will focus on how an application written in Java using tools available for Java environment can survive inside Azure. Together we will take a look at how we can create a similar environment as you have on AWS or on-premises to run your Java applications. We will try to cover topics related to infrastructure, CI/CD pipelines, SaaS integration and specific solutions used together with Java applications (e.g., Kafka, Cassandra).
Slides:

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