CCCs 2016 Technology Leadership Panel Discusses Technology Culture

For decades, the advancements in technology have continuously altered the business environment and the various cultures within it. This year, the Chicago Coder Conference tackled the issue head on by bringing in top technology leaders to explore the burning question asked by attendees: What is the true key to building and enhancing a vibrant tech […]

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The Moog Legacy and the Chicago Tech Ecosystem

“To those of you who are wearing ties, I think my dad would appreciate it if you took them off,” Matt Moog said, which explained why he represented his father’s company t-shirt for his keynote talk at the 2016 Chicago Coder Conference.  Matt Moog started his keynote speech at this years’ Chicago Coder Conference by sharing […]

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Realtime Analytics with ElasticSearch and Kibana (ELK) with Arvind Jade and Vamsidhar Guntamukkala

This is a video of the presentation made at the Chicago Coder Conference on June 6-8, 2016

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The New Wild West: Patrick Richards Sheriffs the IP Frontier

Technology is the new terrain for the modern cowboy and the new “wild west” has benefited those who know how to survive. Contributing Editor to Forbes Magazine Mary Juetten, tells the IP horror story of Phillip Felice who is the Founder of Bridge Optix. “I realized I have underestimated intellectual property timing importance.” Phillip was weeks away from a […]

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Microservices Architecture, Change Resistance and the Battle to Deploy

“The more things change, the more they stay the same”. Author and technology evangelist Derek Ashmore’s new book “Microservices for Java EE Architects: Addendum for The Java EE Architect’s Handbook”, covers microservices architecture best practices and provides a voice for the movement towards the integration of continuous delivery, cloud integration, and DevOps. Derek has been […]

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Technology and Social Transformation: The Story Behind CCCs 2016 Charitable Contributions

Earlier this year, the Chicago Coder Conference (CCC) Board of Directors came to a consensus on the charities that are to receive 2016 donations given by the conference. CCC has committed to giving a portion of excess funds provided by sponsors to different charities each year. The remaining portion will be applied directly into putting […]

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GitHub’s Own Patrick McKenna to Present @ CCC 2016

Patrick McKenna is a trainer a GitHub, teaching both enterprise customers and the general public how to use the product (and Git, too). He learned both tools at his previous job, writing software as part of a neutrino physics collaboration. As an undergrad at Berkeley, he studied both physics and English. When away from screens, […]

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Pivotal’s Own Josh Long to Present on Cloud Native Java @ CCC 2016

Speaker, author and Java evangelist Josh Long will be presenting at CCC’s 2016 conference on Cloud Native Java. Josh has authored works such as Cloud Native Java: Designing Resilient Systems with Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, and Cloud Foundry. He’s also the mastermind behind three best-selling training videos and an open source contributor. If you haven’t heard […]

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Chicago Coder Conference Welcomes CEO and President of Uncle Bob Consulting Robert Martin as 2016 Speaker

Robert C. Martin, aka, Uncle Bob has been a software professional since 1970 and an international software consultant since 1990. In the last 40 years, he has worked in various capacities on literally hundreds of software projects. In 2001, he initiated the meeting of the group that created Agile Software Development from Extreme Programming techniques […]

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