Microservices Architecture Patterns in the Cloud

Gilt, a billion dollar e-commerce company, implemented a sophisticated microservices architecture on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure to handle millions of customers visiting their site at noon every day. The microservices architecture pattern enables independent service scaling, faster deployments, better fault isolation, and graceful degradation.

Introduction to Scala

This video provides an introduction to the Scala programming language. The presentation introduces both the object-oriented and functional aspects of Scala and also covers some more advanced topics like option types, for comprehensions and implicits. The talk provides some experience of introducing Scala to an existing Java ecosystem.