August 26, 2020 | Episode 116

Championing Serverless Eventing at Google Cloud ft. Jay Smith

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Jay Smith helps Google Cloud users modernize their applications with serverless eventing. This helps them focus on their code instead of managing infrastructure, as well as ultra-fast deployments and reduced server costs. 

On today’s show, he discusses the definition of serverless, serverless eventing, data-driven vs. event-driven architecture, sources and sinks, and hybrid cloud with on-prem components. Finally, Jay shares how he sees application architecture changing in the future and where Apache Kafka® fits in.

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Episode 117August 31, 2020 | 48 min

5 Years of Event Streaming and Counting ft. Gwen Shapira, Ben Stopford, and Michael Noll

Gwen Shapira, Ben Stopford, and Michael Noll meet up virtually to talk about event streaming, how it has changed with Apache Kafka in the last five years, and what the next five years have in store.

Episode 118September 15, 2020 | 47 min

Top 6 Things to Know About Apache Kafka ft. Gwen Shapira

This year, Confluent turns six! In honor of this milestone, we are taking a very special moment to celebrate with Gwen Shapira by highlighting the top six things everyone should know about Apache Kafka.

Episode 119September 21, 2020 | 49 min

Using Apache Kafka as the Event-Driven System for 1,500 Microservices at Wix ft. Natan Silnitsky

At Wix, a team of 900 developers are using Apache Kafka to maintain 1,500 microservices! Tim Berglund sits down with Natan Silnitsky to talk all about how Wix benefits from using an event streaming platform.

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