Waterford Tech Meetp @ Boxworks – Feb 2019


What we’re about

The Waterford Tech Meetup is a monthly meetup that happens in Boxworks which gives those in tech industires a chance to connect with (and learn from) like-minded people, and discuss wide ranging topics of a technical nature. We meet on the last Wednesday of every month with the aim to have 1 or 2 talks, with ample time for socialising. The meetup started at 7:00 pm, and talks are followed by food and drinks, Pizza and beer of course!

Follow us: https://twitter.com/WaterfordTech

Website: https://waterfordtechmeetup.github.io/

Guest Speakers For Feb meetup

Seán Culleton & Padráig Howlin
Distilled SCH

How we test Adverts.ie, Daft.ie and DoneDeal.ie

An overview of how a large scale company like Distilled SCH regularly tests and ensures high reliability across the board for all their platforms.

Richard Rodger
CEO at voxgig

We used microservices from day one, and it almost worked!

When you have the opportunity to build a large greenfield software system, should you use microservices from the start, or should you build a traditional monolith first?
Twelve months ago, we chose microservices. Here’s the story what happened next…