Software Architect
Chris Berry has been writing code for over 40 years. He started his career writing finite-element analysis code in Fortran, and then, in C/C++. He began coding in Java back at Java 1.1. He has spoken at JavaOne and QCon. For the past 10+ years, he has been writing code for HomeAway in Austin, Texas.
As HomeAway, a leading vacation rental website, moves aggressively to the Cloud, they've had to migrate a myriad of systems. One such is the high volume, low latency, real-time system that computes pricing. Learn how and why HomeAway employed a large, in-memory compute grid when migrating this system to the Cloud, employing Apache Ignite.…