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Friday, May 13 • 2:30pm - 3:20pm
The Key to Becoming a (Well-Rested) App Dev Rockstar - Glynn Bird, IBM

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For developers who have tapped into the power of open source technology, a question of reliability has to be front-of-mind. When the database doesn’t run, the business doesn’t run. It’s that simple. Harnessing the power of open source technology without the proper support, guidance and documentation leaves the data layer vulnerable, and developers exposed to sleepless hours of database maintenance. In this presentation, Glynn Bird, IBM Developer Advocate, will discuss how to overcome this challenge with a managed database service that:
  • Gives users increased visibility and control of technology environments
  • Enables users to spend less time obsessing over their database
  • Provides simpler integration between technologies


Glynn Bird

Developer Advocate, Cloud Services, IBM
Currently a Developer Advocate for IBM Cloud Data Services, Glynn's previous experience was in Research & Development for the steel industry, developing control and instrumentation systems. After that he became a web developer, leading a team of developers creating CRM systems, search... Read More →

Friday May 13, 2016 2:30pm - 3:20pm PDT
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