QCon Plus November
2020 Videos

Over 1,450 senior software engineers, architects, and team leads attended QCon Plus in November 2020 to discover which new technologies and practices they should adopt. Get inspired with actionable insights, and catch up on conversations from a global software community by watching the sessions from the first edition of the virtual event.

The QCon Plus presentations will be available for public access on InfoQ.com. Below you can find the publication calendar:

Week of November 23, 2020

How Netflix Scales its API with GraphQL Federation

Jennifer Shin, Stephen Spalding
Watch Now
Week of January 25, 2021

Building Tech at Presidential Scale

Dan Woods
Watch Now

Building Latency Sensitive User Facing Analytics via Apache Pinot

Chinmay Soman
Watch Now
Week of February 01, 2021

Finding The “I” within Inclusion

Wade Davis, Karen Casella
Watch Now

Navigating the New Remote Normal

Lisette Sutherland
Watch Now
Week of February 08, 2021

How to Work in Tech and Not Wreck the Planet

Holly Cummins
Watch Now

Failing Fast: The Impact of Bias When Speeding Up Application Security

Laura Bell
Watch Now
Week of February 15, 2021

Mastering Virtual Communication

Anne Ricketts
Watch Now

A Love Letter to Clojure

Gene Kim
Watch Now
Week of February 22, 2021

Momentum > Urgency and other Counter-intuitive Principles for Increasing Velocity

Elisabeth Hendrickson
Watch Now

C#'s Functional Journey

Mads Torgersen
Watch Now
Week of March 01, 2021

Project Valhalla: Bringing Performance to Java Developers

Tobi Ajila
Watch Now

Greenwater, Washington: An Availability Story

Marc Brooker
Watch Now
Week of March 08, 2021

Lean and Accelerate: Delivering Value as an Engineering Leader

David Van Couvering

Building Inclusive Software: Considerations and Constraints

Sitati Kituyi
Week of March 15, 2021

Enabling Java: Windows on Arm64 – A Success Story!

Monica Beckwith

Communicating Effectively with Your Business Partners

Randy Shoup
Week of March 22, 2021

The Medieval Census Problem

Andy Walker

Paving the Road to Production

Graham Jenson
Week of March 29, 2021

It’s Not Your Machine; It’s Your Code.

Adekunle Adepoju

From Mixins to Custom Hooks: History of Sharing in React

Ben Ilegbodu
Week of April 05, 2021

From Monolith to Microservices

Sha Ma

Starting Fast: Investigating Java's Static Compilation Landscape

Dan Heidinga
Week of April 12, 2021

Utopia or Dystopia? 10 Ways Tech Will Destroy Us All! Or Will It?

Anne Currie

Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit

Mary-Frances Winters
Week of April 19, 2021

A Sticky Situation: How Netflix Gains Confidence in Changes

Haley Tucker

Solving Mysteries Faster with Observability

Elizabeth Carretto
Week of April 26, 2021

Live Interview: Phishing Techniques and Mitigations

Joe Gray

What Engineering Teams Need From Leaders Right Now

Lena Reinhard
Week of May 03, 2021

DEI Is Rooted in Justice. Let's Stop Making It About Profit.

Chanita Simms

Change Data Capture for Distributed Databases @Netflix

Raghuram Onti Srinivasan, Tharanga Gamaethige
Week of May 10, 2021

The Functional Evolution of Object-Oriented Programming

James Ward, Joshua Suereth

User Simulation for Rapid Outage Mitigation

Carissa Blossom
Week of May 17, 2021

Safe and Fast Deploys at Planet Scale

Mathias Schwarz

Improving Video Encoding System Efficiency @Netflix

Susie Xia
Week of May 24, 2021

Using DevEx to Accelerate GraphQL Federation Adoption @Netflix

Paul Bakker, Kavitha Srinivasan

Serverless Search for My Blog With Java, Quarkus, & AWS Lambda

Gunnar Morling
Week of May 31, 2021

Rebuilding Twitter’s public API

Steve Cosenza

Scaling & Optimising the Training of Predictive Models

Nicholas Mitchell
Week of June 07, 2021

The World Is On Fire And So Is Your Website

Ann Lewis

How to Tame Your Service APIs: Evolving Airbnb’s Architecture

Jessica Tai
Week of June 14, 2021

Essential Complexity in Systems Architecture

Laura Nolan

Pragmatic Performance - Tales from the Trenches

Ramesh Subramonian
Week of June 21, 2021

From Program to Process, Designing for Equity in the Workplace

Aubrey Blanche

Designing IoT Data Pipelines for Deep Observability

Shrijeet Paliwal
Week of June 28, 2021

Intentional Distributed Teams

Maria Gutierrez, Glenn Vanderburg

User Adaptive Security

Christina Camilleri , Jesse Kriss
Week of July 05, 2021

Data-Driven Development in the Automotive Field

Toshika Srivastava

Create Autonomous, Highly Productive Teams By Lowering the Stakes

Jason Lengstorf
Week of July 12, 2021

The SRE as a Diplomat

Johnny Boursiquot

Pitfalls and Patterns in Microservice Dependency Management

Silvia Esparrachiari
Week of July 19, 2021

Designing Better ML Systems: Learnings From Netflix

Savin Goyal

History of Infra as Code

Andrew Clay Shafer
Week of July 26, 2021

Architecting For Focus, Flow, and Joy: Beyond The Unicorn Project: A Fireside Chat with Gene Kim, Mike Nygard, and Carin Meier

Gene Kim, Michael Nygard, Carin Meier

Less Mess, Less Stress: The Reliability Benefits of Custom Tools

Daniel Hochman
Week of August 02, 2021

Security and the Language of Intent

Tracy Holmes, Petros Kolyvas

Server-Side Wasm: Today and Tomorrow

Connor Hicks
Week of August 09, 2021

Helm: Past, Present, Future

Bridget Kromhout, Matt Butcher, Matt Farina

Production Infrastructure Cloning++: Reliability and Repeatability

JD Palomino
Note: These dates are subject to change without notice.