With a record for the highest number of appearances and easily the most number of talks at Great Indian Developer Summit, Venkat Subramaniam is nothing short of a patron saint for Indian software developers. Founder of Agile Developer, Inc., Venkat has trained and mentored thousands of software developers in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia. He has significant experience in architecture, design, and development of software applications. Venkat helps his clients effectively apply and succeed with agile practices on their software projects.
Venkat is a frequent invited speaker at various international software conferences and user groups and voted a Rockstar at the 2012 edition of Great Indian Developer Summit.
He is author of .NET Gotchas (OReilly), coauthor of 2007 Jolt Productivity Award winning book Practices of an Agile Developer (Pragmatic Bookshelf) and author of Programming Groovy(Pragmatic Bookshelf)."
Reactive Programming: Creating Highly Responsive Applications
60 mins | GIDS.DATA | Conference
Reactive Programming in gaining a lot of attention recently, but what's is it? It is a culmination of a lot of good ideas developed over the years, but brought together by the forces of recent developments, both in terms of software and hardware (multicores, mobile devices). Developing a fast application is easy, but developing applications that are responsive and at the same time gracefully handle failure, to be resilient is not. In this presentation we will quickly go over what reactive programming is and what a reactive application is, but then dive into code level details of how to actually create them.