Speaker: Arsalan Farooq

CEO @Netifi

Arsalan Farooq is a technologist, and leader with over 25 years’ experience in software spanning starts-up to large companies. As Netifi’s CEO, he is focused on bringing high performance, application networking to the traditional enterprise developer with minimal effort.  Arsalan holds degrees in Theoretical Physics and Computer Science from Reed College and Caltech.  His interests beyond day-to-day work include artificial intelligence, virtual reality, drones and aviation.

Proposed Tracks

  • Trouble-Shooting in Production

  • Disrupting Technology on Wall Street

  • Resilience vs Failure in Architecture

  • The Weeds of Distributed File Systems

  • Organizational Agility

  • Product & Customer Focused Teams

  • Just Culture (Blameless Culture)

  • Modern CS in the Real World

  • Architectures You’ve Always Wondered About

  • Machine Learning and AI in the New Decade

  • Evolving Java - Including K8s/Containers, Kotlin and Impact on AOT

  • Ethical Considerations in Software

  • Microservices and Scalability

  • Container Slinging

  • Native Compilation Is Back (A Look at Non-Vm Compilation Targets)