Dec 202012
 

Technology is extremely important. Many companies have been tremendously successful by leveraging technology. Conferences such as IndicThreads are great for learning about technology and keeping current. However technology is just the beginning. Look beyond technology if you really want to build great products!

In this short talk Suhas Kelkar, Chief Technology Officer (APAC) for BMC Software shares some of his experiences dealing with enterprise software customers and what they are looking for from a successful product. He also shares how to recognize when to leverage technology and when to look beyond technology.

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Nov 202012
 

Redis is an advanced in memory key-value store designed for a world where “Memory is the new disk and disk is the new tape”. Redis has some unique properties — like blazing read and write speed, rich atomic operations and asynchronous persistence — which make it ideally suited for a number of situations. This talk will introduce Redis and discuss its common usage patterns. Continue reading »

Nov 122012
 

The 7th Annual IndicThreads Pune Conference will be held on 14-15 December 2012. We received a record number of submissions this year and the event boasts of possibly our best lineup of speakers & sessions!

Pune12 brings a hurricane (cyclone maybe) of learning around Cloud, Java, Scala, Big Data, NoSQL, HTML5 & emerging technologies. Do take a look at the sessions at conference 2012.

IndicThreads’ focus on cutting edge, vendor-neutral content along with the software community’s support & understanding of the need, keep us going strong for this long. Thank you!

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Aug 272012
 

Punam Dahiya shares her experiences on “Why Node.js and how to effectively use Node.js in production”.  She shares her experiences and learning while rewriting framework of UrbanTouch.com, one of the leading player in on-line beauty sector in India. UrbanTouch platform was originally written using Magento, an open source based ecommerce web application built using Zend Framework.

To provide support to growing user base with a scalable Internet application , we are rewriting the site in Node.js , which is based on event-driven I/O programming model that uses Server Side JavaScript on a VM that is incredibly fast (V8). Javascript, despite its oddities can be a great language to code in.

Node.js : A web developer’s journey –  was presented at IndicThreads Conference, Delhi NCR, India (July 2012). Presentation – Slides

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Aug 162012
 

The call for papers / speakers for the 7th Annual IndicThreads Pune Conference is now open. The conference will look at a wide array of software development tools & technologies in Java, Cloud Computing, Mobile App Development as well as emerging technologies like Big Data, Gamification, HTML5 and many others. Continue reading »

Jul 102012
 

The IndicThreads Conference On Software Development will be held on 13-14 July 2012 in Delhi NCR. Some of the key topics covered are: Java EE7, Hadoop, NoSQL, PhoneGap, BDD , JAX-RS, HTML5, GPars, Groovy, Node.js, Redis, SaaS, Machine Learning, Akka, PAAS, Nutch & more… Below is the detailed schedule. Conference Details at : http://Delhi12.IndicThreads.com . Continue reading »