JB is a Tech Lead at ThoughtWorks. He has spent 13 years in the sports data world working with big, fast, critical microservice ecosystems. A keen microservice advocate he is looking forward to helping companies release the potential of their digital platforms by embracing the small and chatty.
Throughout his career in software, aided by heroic colleagues he has navigated the minefield of failure and occasionally stumbled on a tale of success. Weeding out the sources of failure and cultivating those that breed success, he hopes to tell his tales; sell his wares, and make the world a better place.
Talks I've Given
Lightning Talk: Continuous Visibility, No More Dashboards!
Featuring James Brown
The first panicked 3am call from your bosses boss telling you that something is down, the multi-million contract which the company lives and dies by is at risk and you have 10 minutes to fix it is a great day. It means your software means something, it has value!microservices operational-support failure distributed-systems failure-recovery out-of-hours-support synthetic-monitoring monitoring architecture dashboards