Microservices Architecture - A Practical Guide in the real world, 10:00a - 10:50a
Dave Ward has worked in the software industry for 21+ years, starting out in the robotic and manufacturing industry in 1998. Focusing on thick client desktop applications in a client/server architecture. Later on, in his career, migrated into various enterprise systems, developing in an SOA environment, and finally architecting/leading large-scale projects using Micro-Services and DevOps. Dave is a UofMN Gopher thru and thru with a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (2000) and a master’s degree in Software Engineering (2013). He currently is the CEO and Principal Architect of a premier software consulting company where he puts his Micro-Services/DevOps experience to good use.