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
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Week of January 25, 2021

Building Latency Sensitive User Facing Analytics via Apache Pinot

Chinmay Soman
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Building Tech at Presidential Scale

Dan Woods
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Week of February 01, 2021

Finding The “I” within Inclusion

Wade Davis, Karen Casella
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Navigating the New Remote Normal

Lisette Sutherland
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Week of February 08, 2021

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

Laura Bell
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How to Work in Tech and Not Wreck the Planet

Holly Cummins
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Week of February 15, 2021

A Love Letter to Clojure

Gene Kim
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Mastering Virtual Communication

Anne Ricketts
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Week of February 22, 2021

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

Elisabeth Hendrickson
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C#'s Functional Journey

Mads Torgersen
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Week of March 01, 2021

Greenwater, Washington: An Availability Story

Marc Brooker
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Project Valhalla: Bringing Performance to Java Developers

Tobi Ajila
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Week of March 08, 2021

Lean and Accelerate: Delivering Value as an Engineering Leader

David Van Couvering
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Building Inclusive Software: Considerations and Constraints

Sitati Kituyi
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Week of March 15, 2021

Communicating Effectively with Your Business Partners

Randy Shoup
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Enabling Java: Windows on Arm64 – A Success Story!

Monica Beckwith
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Week of March 22, 2021

Paving the Road to Production

Graham Jenson
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The Medieval Census Problem

Andy Walker
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Week of March 29, 2021

From Mixins to Custom Hooks: History of Sharing in React

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

Adekunle Adepoju
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Week of April 05, 2021

From Monolith to Microservices

Sha Ma
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Starting Fast: Investigating Java's Static Compilation Landscape

Dan Heidinga
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Week of April 12, 2021

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

Mary-Frances Winters
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Utopia or Dystopia? 10 Ways Tech Will Destroy Us All! Or Will It?

anne currie
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Week of April 19, 2021

A Sticky Situation: How Netflix Gains Confidence in Changes

Haley Tucker
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Solving Mysteries Faster with Observability

Elizabeth Carretto
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Week of April 26, 2021

Live Interview: Phishing Techniques and Mitigations

Joe Gray
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What Engineering Teams Need From Leaders Right Now

Lena Reinhard
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Week of May 03, 2021

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

Chanita Simms
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Change Data Capture for Distributed Databases @Netflix

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

User Simulation for Rapid Outage Mitigation

Carissa Blossom

The Functional Evolution of Object-Oriented Programming

James Ward, Joshua Suereth
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

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

Gunnar Morling

Using DevEx to Accelerate GraphQL Federation Adoption @Netflix

Paul Bakker, Kavitha Srinivasan
Week of May 31, 2021

Scaling & Optimising the Training of Predictive Models

Nicholas Mitchell

Rebuilding Twitter’s public API

Steve Cosenza
Week of June 07, 2021

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

Jessica Tai

The World Is On Fire And So Is Your Website

Ann Lewis
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

User Adaptive Security

Christina Camilleri , Jesse Kriss

Intentional Distributed Teams

Maria Gutierrez, Glenn Vanderburg
Week of July 05, 2021

Create Autonomous, Highly Productive Teams By Lowering the Stakes

Jason Lengstorf

Data-Driven Development in the Automotive Field

Toshika Srivastava
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

History of Infra as Code

Andrew Clay Shafer

Designing Better ML Systems: Learnings From Netflix

Savin Goyal
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.