Java Champion & Liberty Cloud Native Architect and Chief Advocate at IBM
Emily Jiang is a Java Champion and book author. She is Liberty Cloud Native Architect and Chief Advocate, Senior Technical Staff Member (STSM) in IBM, based at Hursley Lab in the UK. Emily is a MicroProfile guru and has been working on MicroProfile since 2016 and leads a number of specifications including MicroProfile Config and Fault Tolerance. She interacts with most of the other MicroProfile specifications. She also published a book on MicroProfile. Emily is a leader in Jakarta EE specifications. She is a co-lead in Jakarta Config and also a Jakarta Context and Dependency Injection (CDI) committer. At IBM, she leads the effort of implementing all of MicroProfile specifications on Open Liberty.
She is passionate about MicroProfile and Jakarta EE. She regularly speaks at conferences, such as QCon, Code One, DevNexus, JAX London, Voxxed, Devoxx, EclipseCon, GeeCon, JFokus, etc.
Connect with Emily on Twitter @emilyfhjiang LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/emilyfhjiang).
Microservice is a buzzword, and it has been around for more than one decade.
Some companies tried with success while others did not get much benefit from it and then went back to monolith. Are microservices the ultimate goals for application development? In this session, Emily will take you through the history of microservices, look at microservices from different angles and discuss what modern application development and deployment should be.