Amsterdam Java User Group: In-Memory Computing Essentials for Java Developers

Amsterdam Java User Group: In-Memory Computing Essentials for Java Developers


Apache Ignite's technology evangelist, Akmal Chaudhri, Ph.D, will preside over a 3.5-hour intensive workshop at the Amsterdam Java User Group on March 8 titled, "In-Memory Computing Essentials for Java Developers."

What we'll do
In this workshop we will learn about In-Memory Computing Essentials for Java Developers

Time between 17:30 and 18:00 will be used for refreshment and setup of your laptops. Don't forget to bring your own laptop since this is hands on workshop.

Attendees will be introduced to the fundamental capabilities of in-memory computing platforms that boost high-load applications and services, and bring existing IT architecture to the next level by storing and processing a massive amount of data both in RAM and, optionally, on disk.

The capabilities and benefits of such platforms will be demonstrated with the usage of Apache Ignite, which is the in-memory computing platform that is durable, strongly consistent, and highly available with powerful SQL, key-value and processing APIs. By the end of the workshop the attendees will learn how:

* Configure and deploy Apache Ignite clusters.
* Partitioning and replication works at the nutshells.
* Process distributed data sets using key-value, SQL and compute APIs.
* Apply collocated processing concept in practice.
* Configure SQL schemas and tap into SQL language.
* Enable and utilize persistence.

The workshop is based on Java programming language. The attendees should be familiar with the language basics.

• What to bring
This is workshop so bring your laptop

• Where?
Bijlmerdreef 24 · Amsterdam
Best way is by metro, just take off at Amsterdam Bijlmer Areana and then walk for 3 min toward high Orange building

Register here!

About GridGain Talks

About the speaker:
Akmal Chaudhri, PhD., is GridGain’s Technology Evangelist. His role is to help build the global Apache Ignite community and raise awareness through presentations and technical writing. Akmal has over 25 years experience in IT and has previously held roles as a developer, consultant, product strategist and technical trainer. He has worked for several blue-chip companies such as Reuters and IBM, and also the Big Data startups Hortonworks (Hadoop) and DataStax (Cassandra NoSQL Database).

Akmal B. Chaudhri
Technical Evangelist, GridGain Systems
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