Cloud-Native Application Development with MicroProfile


Emily Jiang
IBM, Liberty Cloud Native Architect & Chief Advocate

Emily Jiang is a Java Champion. She is Liberty Cloud Native Architect and Chief Advocate, Senior Technical Staff Member (STSM) in IBM, based at Hursley Lab in the UK. Emily is MicroProfile guru and has been working on MicroProfile since 2016 and leads a number of specifications including MicroProfile Config, Fault Tolerance, and Service Mesh, as well as MicroProfile Starter. She also participates in other specifications such as MicroProfile Reactive Messaging, etc. She is a CDI Expert Group member.

She is passionate about MicroProfile and Jakarta EE. She regularly speaks at conferences, such as Code One, DevNexus, JAX London, Voxxed, Devoxx, EclipseCon, QCon, GeeCon, JFokus, etc.

Ever wondered what is a Cloud-Native Application? Is it a microservice or a monolith? oh, it must be made for Cloud? Ever wondered how to develop a Cloud-Native Application? Come to this session to find out about what makes an application Cloud-Native and then learn how to build a Cloud-Native Application using the latest MicroProfile technologies (MicroProfile 4.0) such as Config, Fault Tolerance, Rest Client, JWT, Metrics, etc. This session finishes with a live demo on developing Cloud-Native applications using MicroProfile 4.0 running on Open Liberty and deploying them on k8s.