Velocity, New York, September 2014

Amazing 3 day conference on Performance and Devops.

Some Highlights:

  • CD (Continuous Deliver) is happening at several (big) places, e.g. Twitter, Android, etc.
  • Feature switches are a great way to manage the deployment process.
  • Service Oriented Architectures are all the rage everywhere but amazingly hard to test.
  • New HTML <picture> tag to help with bandwidth on Mobile Devices.
  • Lessons from – monitor, monitor, monitor.