Steve Poole | Devoxx

Devoxx Belgium 2018
from Monday 12 November to Friday 16 November 2018.

Developer Advocate for IBM Cloud Runtimes.

Long time IBM Java developer, leader and evangelist. DevOps practitioner (what ever that means) . I have been working on IBM Java SDKs and JVMs since Java was less than 1. Also had time to work on other things including representing IBM on various JSRs, being a committer on various open source projects including ones at Apache, Eclipse and OpenJDK. Also member of the Adopt OpenJDK group championing community involvement in OpenJDK. A seasoned speaker and regular presenter at JavaOne and other conferences on technical and software engineering topics.

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Are you ready for Cloud Native Java


Cloud-native. It's a great term, one that promises significant benefits for Java developers and Java applications. However there are traps for the unwary traveler undertaking this journey. It's best to be prepared and forewarned. In this talk hear more about what cloud-native Java looks like, and how it can differ from what you might be expecting.
 From application to JVM to hosting environment, there are challenges to face and obstacles to overcome before you've reached your goal. This talk will educate and remind you of the important points to be aware of, and will offer an opinionated view of the open technologies you should be including in your travel bag.   Whether a new starter or an old hand, this session will leave you thinking differently about cloud-native Java!

Are You Deploying and Operating with Security in Mind? Cloud, Containers and Collateral Damage


So, you’ve fully embraced the container revolution, and you are now deploying all of the Java applications packaged in Docker containers, but are you taking appropriate caution with the new security issues container technology can bring? Join Steve and Daniel for an overview of the current threat landscape, with a focus on container technology and Java applications, and learn how to mitigate the risks. Hear about the impact of security throughout the software creation and delivery lifecycle, how container technology changes and adds to the security requirements of modern software and learn about the important open source tools for code scanning and dependency verification etc and guidelines on when to use them

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