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Architectures You've Always Wondered About

Architectures You've Always Wondered About is a QCon staple, and our marque architecture case study track.  In it some of the most successful companies in our industry will share their hard-learned architectural lessons on scalability, reliability, throughput, and performance.


Charles Humble

Freelance Software Architect

Charles Humble is currently working as a freelance software architect, tech writer and programmer. He was editor-in-chief at from March 2014 to April 2020, guiding content creation including news, articles, books, video presentations and podcasts. Prior to taking on the full-time role at InfoQ, Charles led our Java coverage, and was CTO for PRPi Consulting, a remuneration research firm that was acquired by PwC in July 2012. For PRPi he had overall responsibility for the development of all the custom software used within the company.

In his spare time Charles writes music as part of UK-based ambient techno group Twofish, and spends as much time as he can with his wife and family.

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Wednesday Nov 18 / 09:00AM PST


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