Fully elastic (auto-scaling) multi-tier application deployments

LOCATION: Basel ROOM: Sichtbar, Gundeldingerfeld, Dornacherstrasse 192, 4053 Basel, Travel instructions KEYWORDS: Technology, Tools AGENDA: 18:00 - 19:15h: Talk incl. Q/A Afterwards you are invited to a refreshment.


There exist fully elastic application server and database management environments. I'll use cloudfoundry and MongoDB to illustrate the advantages of such an elastic environment regarding scalability and fault tolerance (failover).

Exemplified on Cloudfoudnry, MongoDB, Liberty Profile and eXtreme Scale Distributed In-Memory Key-Value store I'll demonstrate what has to be done in order to add support to your application that it runs in such an environment and also show what it actually means on user experience. LEVEL OF TALK: Intermediate LANGUAGE: Talk: en / Slides: en

Romeo Kienzler holds a M. Sc. degree in Computer Science @ETH Zurich with specialization in Information Systems, Bioinformatics and Applied Statistics.

He works for IBM since 2008 and currently hold a role as Data Scientist and Architect in the IBM Innovation Center Zurich. There he specialized in Large Scale Cloud Data Science projects.

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