• Resilient Cloud Architecture Design Patterns

    Attended: 200
    Start Time:

    Mar 14, 2019 6:00 PM

    End Time:

    Feb 14, 2019 9:00 PM

    Location:
    Microsoft
    5 Wayside Rd Burlington MA 01803
    2


    Speaker: Rohit Bhardwaj

    Resilient architecture is crucial for all cloud implementations. In this talk, we explore different design patterns to make a distributed application more resilient. 

    As part of this journey, for any process, we need to ask what if something goes wrong? Then, plan a course of action to the process auto heal without any human intervention and how to lower risks by performing canary deployments. Design starts with at first understanding of requirements and performing empathy map and value chain analysis. 

    Thinking application as stateless for all the API calls makes the system available most of the time requires creating a cache for common distributed data. Next, we examine how to deal with cascading failures, and timeouts scenarios.  Applications, as part of auto-healing, need to Detect, Prevent, Recover, Mitigate, Complement so that the service is resilient. 

    Key takeaways for the audience are as follows:

    • Resiliency is essential for any feature in cloud
    • Understanding the value chain is critical to identify failure points
    • Challenges come in identifying if there is a failure and design the system for auto healing
    • Focus should be first to prevent a failure to occur. 
    • Identifying key challenges in your company and tools and techniques to auto-heal and provide a sustainable solution

    Speaker Biography

    Rohit Bhardwaj is a Chief Architect/Consultant expert with extensive experience in architecting multi-tenant cloud-native solutions for enterprise customers. Rohit has proven ability in designing solutions and executing and delivering transformational programs that reduce costs and increase efficiencies.

    As a trusted advisor, leader and collaborator Rohit applies problem resolution, analytical, and operational skills to all initiatives. Recognized for developing strategic requirement and solution analysis through all stages of the project lifecycle, as well as product readiness to execution.

    Recently, Rohit has developed solutions for lambda architecture solutions using Apache Spark, Cassandra, and Camel for real-time analytics and integration projects. Rohit excel in designing scalable cloud microservice architectures using Spring Boot and Netflix OSS technologies using AWS and Google clouds. As a Security Ninja, Rohit looks for ways to resolve application security vulnerabilities using ethical hacking and threat modeling. Rohit is excited about architecting cloud technologies using Dockers, REDIS, NGINX, RightScale, RabbitMQ, Apigee, Azul Zing, Actuate BIRT reporting, Chef, Splunk, Rest-Assured, SoapUI, Dynatrace, and EnterpriseDB.

    Rohit has done MBA from Babson College in Corporate Entrepreneurship. Rohit did his Masters in Computer Science from Boston University and Harvard University. Rohit is a regular speaker at No Fluff Just Stuff, UberConf, RichWeb, GIDS, and other international conferences.

    Rohit loves to connect on http://linkedin.com/in/rohit-bhardwaj-cloud or using Twitter at rbhardwaj1


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    tucker pelletier on Mar 17, 2019 11:12 AM
    Here are the slides from Enterprise Groovy: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1juKT_pAdWspnZZWn6wh1ZTx1wtQy0JNJoQ6fny61gRo/edit?usp=sharing


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