6 and 7 February 2017

Gent, Belgium

Monoliths, Myths, and Microservices

Michael Ducy - Monday, February 6, 14:00 - 14:40 - B.CON

Moving from a monolithic based architecture to a more microservices architecture can be fraught with challenges. We'll talk about some of these challenges and some common myths associated with trying to strangle the Monolith. We'll also talk about config management and automation's critical role in helping you move to a microservices architecture, and how our monolithic approach to automation changes in the new world.

Slides are available on Slideshare.

About Michael Ducy

Michael Ducy currently works as a Director of Product Marketing for Chef focusing on helping companies understand Chef, DevOps, and IT transformation. Previously, Michael focused on designing and implementing automation solutions for customer’s Cloud, IT Automation, and Continuous Delivery needs. Michael has also worked in a variety of roles in his career including Cloud Architecture, Systems Engineering, Performance Engineering, and IT Instructor. Michael holds a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Chicago and an MBA from The Ohio State University.