Presentations we love: 2019

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This is a list of our favorite presentations from 2019. We will update this list throughout the year.

Mature Microservices and How to Operate Them

Sarah Wells (@sarahjwells) at QCon London 2019

Mature Microservices video

Speeding Up Innovation

Adrian Cockcroft (@adrianco) at CraftConf - May 2019

Speeding Up Innovation video

Cultivating Production Excellence

Liz Fong-Jones (@lizthegrey) at QCon London 2019

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Building and Scaling High Performing Technology Organizations

Jez Humble (@jezhumble) at Agile India - March 2019

High Performing Technology Organizations video

If You Don’t Know Where You’re Going, It Doesn’t Matter How Fast You Get There

Nicole Forsgren (@nicolefv) at Google Cloud Next - April 2019 Know Where You're Going video

Safe Lambda Deployments

Sean Sullivan (@tinyrobots) at Seattle Serverless Meetup - February 2019

safe-lambda-deployment-slides

Software Design in the 21st Century

Martin Fowler (@martinfowler) at Etsy Engineering speaker series - February 2019 Software Design in the 21st Century video

The AWS Billing Machine and Optimizing Cloud Costs at Stripe

Ryan Lopopolo (@lopopolo) at DevOpsDays Seattle 2019

stripe-aws-billing-video

Etsy: Migrating a Monolith to the Cloud

Keyur Govande (@keyurdg) at SREcon19 Americas - March 2019

etsy-migration-to-google-cloud-video

Target’s Application Platform

Jay Chandrashekaran and Jim Beyers at Google Cloud Next - April 2019 Target Application Platform video

Applying the Serverless Mindset to Any Tech

Ben Kehoe (@ben11kehoe) at ServerlessDays Boston - March 2019 Applying the Serverless Mindset to Any Tech video

How AWS builds Serverless Services Using Serverless

Chris Munns (@chrismunns) at ServerlessDays Boston - March 2019 How AWS builds Serverless Services Using Serverless video

DevOps Vs. SRE: Competing Standards or Friends?

Seth Vargo (@sethvargo) at Google Cloud Next - April 2019 devops-vs-sre-video

Modern Continuous Delivery

Ken Mugrage (@kmugrage) at DevOpsDays Copenhagen - April 2019 mugrage-delivery-video

Progressive Delivery

James Governor (@monkchips) at QCon London 2019

Progressive Delivery video

Testing in Production at Scale at Uber

Amit Gud (@amitgud) - SRECon19 Americas - March 25, 2019

testing-in-production-uber-video

How Retailers Prepare for Black Friday on Google Cloud Platform

Kiran Davuluri, Jimit Ladha, and Andre Fatala at Google Cloud Next - April 2019 prepare-for-black-friday-video

Surviving Black Friday: tales from an e-commerce engineer at Glossier

Aaron Suggs (@ktheory) - PaymentsFn - April 17, 2019

glossier-black-friday-video

Platforms at Twilio: Unlocking Developer Effectiveness

Justin Kitagawa (@justinmkitagawa) at CraftConf - May 2019

twilio-platform-video

Moving Fast at Scale

Randy Shoup (@randyshoup) at CraftConf - May 2019

moving-fast-video

Cultivating Architecture

Birgitta Böckeler (@birgitta410) and Martin Fowler (@martinfowler) at CraftConf - May 2019

cultivating-architecture-video

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Database Schema Migrations with Zero Downtime

Michiel Rook (@michieltcs) at DevOpsDays Copenhagen - April 2019

database-schema-migration-video

Observability: Superpowers for Developers

Christine Yen (@cyen) at Monitorama PDX - June 2019

yen-monitorama-video

Taking Human Performance Seriously In Software

John Allspaw (@allspaw) at Monitorama PDX - June 2019

allspaw-monitorama-video

Integration Testing with Docker and Testcontainers

Kevin Wittek (@kiview) at JEEConf - April 2019

testcontainers-video

Scala Error Management: Future vs ZIO

John De Goes (@jdegoes) at Dublin Scala User Group - May 2019

scala-zio-video

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A Tour of Scala 3

Martin Odersky (@odersky) at Scala Days Lausanne 2019

scala-3-keynote-video

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Scala Best Practices

Nicolas Rinaudo (@NicolasRinaudo) at Scala Days Lausanne 2019

scala-best-practices-video

Deconstructing the Monolith at Shopify

Kirsten Westeinde (@kmkwesteinde) at Shopify Unite - June 2019

monolith-shopify-video

Bringing DevOps to the Database

Baron Schwartz (@xaprb) at Percona Live - May 2019

Bringing DevOps to the Database video

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Optimizing Database Performance and Efficiency

Baron Schwartz (@xaprb) at Percona Live - May 2019

Optimizing Database Performance and Efficiency video

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Develop Hundreds of Kubernetes Services at Scale with Airbnb

Melanie Cebula (@MelanieCebula) at QCon London 2019

Develop Hundreds of Kubernetes Services at Scale with Airbnb video

Docker and Java

Mohammed Aboullaite (@laytoun) at Voxxed Days Singapore 2019

Docker and Java video

Reliable processing in a streaming payment system at Uber

Emilee Urbanek (@_urbs_) and Manas Kelshikar at MoneyCon 2019

streaming payments video

Payments as a service at AirBnb

Sophie Behr and John Chew at MoneyCon 2019

AirBnb payments video

Evolution of Revenue Optimization at Dropbox

Kirill Sapchuk and Evgeny Skarbovsky at MoneyCon 2019

Dropbox payments platform video

Payment Transaction Routing at LinkedIn

Tim Tan (@tim-tan) at MoneyCon 2019

Payment Transaction Routing at LinkedIn video

Books: Scalable, Flexible, and Immutable Storage of Square’s Financials

Anthony Bishopric (@sentiental) at MoneyCon 2019

Immutable Storage of Square's Financials video

Payment Network Tokens at Netflix

Kasia Trapszo and Remi Duvergey at MoneyCon 2019

Payment Network Tokens at Netflix video

Streaming Your Shared Ride at Lyft

Thomas Weise (@thweise) at Berlin Buzzwords 2019

Streaming Your Shared Ride video

Releasing the World’s Largest Python Site Every 7 Minutes (deployments at Instagram)

Perry Randall at SREcon19 Asia/Pacific 2019

Releasing the World's Largest Python Site Every 7 Minutes video

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