Speaker Details

Azul Systems

Pratik Patel is a Java Champion and lead developer advocate at Azul Systems. He wrote the first book on 'enterprise Java' in 1996, "Java Database Programming with JDBC" and “Developing Open Cloud Native Microservices”.  An all around software and hardware enthusiast with experience in the travel, healthcare, telecom, financial services, and startup sectors. Helps to organize the Atlanta Java User Group, frequent speaker at tech events, and master builder of nachos.

Cloud Cost Optimization for Java Developers
Conference (ADVANCED level)
Cloud usage has been soaring over the last few years, and now developers are starting to get pressure to reduce cloud spend. In this session, we’ll discuss how to optimize your cloud utilization, and hence how much your team spends, on cloud infrastructure. We’ll discuss these topics with a specific focus on Java applications:
  •  Architecture of your application
  • PaaS, CaaS, Cloud Functions or Kube?
  • JVM ramp-up & optimization time
  • Headroom for variable load
  • Over provision or elastic compute?
  • Database and caching techniques
Top 5 Command Line Tools
Byte Size (BEGINNER level)
Whether you're new to the Linux command line or been using it for years (decades?), join me in this session as I do rapid fire demos of my top 5 command line tools. You'll be more productive and feel like a CLI rockstar after this session! We'll cover:
  • find
  • ffmpeg
  • pueue
  • exa
  • watchexec