Hear from the “Big Boys” about the challenges of operating at web scale and how to leverage Node.js to keep up with the ever increasing demand for always on, real-time connectivity.
Leveraging Node.js to deliver on the promise of real-time machine to machine communications.
Enterprise applications have traditionally been used by a few people between the hours of 9 to 5. With the consumerization of IT, and the prevalence of mobile connectivity, many “workers” are accessing applications via a mobile device. This trend is crushing traditional enterprise architectures. The same goes for traditional web architectures. With the rise of mobile-first applications, applications are often becoming connection-bound and architectures are changing to account for this.
Microsoft was one of the first companies to recognize the potential of Node.js and has committed significant resources towards its ongoing development within the open source community. Hear why Microsoft is focused on Node.js and see what Windows Azure and Node.js together can provide for developers who want a compelling PaaS solution.
This panel will feature some of the leading providers of services and tools for companies developing and deploying in the cloud. The panel will talk about the use of Node.js within their offerings as well as the trends in use across their customer bases, and will highlight the efforts being made to provide additional support for Node. Moderated by VentureBeat reporter Jolie O’Dell, speakers include Ruben Daniels, CEO of Cloud9 IDE; Max Schireson, President of 10gen/MongoDB; John Sheehan, Product Manager, Developer Experience at Twilio.
Hear from some of the leading and emerging PaaS providers about their views on the importance of Node now and in the future, and their efforts to support Node.js. Moderated by VP of Product Strategy at enStratus James Urquhart, speakers include Derek Collison, CTO and Chief Architect, Cloud Application Platforms at VMware; Scott Guthrie, Corporate VP of Microsoft; Charlie Robbins, CEO of Nodejitsu; and Oren Teich, COO of Heroku.
Hear leading edge gaming companies discuss how Node.js, as a real-time technology has become central to their game app, platform and engine development strategies.
Networking is seeing a dramatic change from a cost center to a profit center. New applications, real time latency, cloud computing scale, network wide virtualization and the rise of storage are changing the future of data centers. Jayshree Ullal will discuss some of the trends and technologies that are causing this revival.
How a multi-company effort enabled the abstraction of Node.js across platforms, and why this is key for the future of Node. Moderated by Principal Analyst and Co-Founder of RedMonk Stephen O’Grady, speakers include Ryan Dahl, Software Engineer at Joyent; Paul Querna, Architect at Rackspace; and Gianugo Rabellino, Senior Director of Open Source Communities at Microsoft.