History

A list of past FITE Club events.

Speaker

Company

Topic

Stuart Higgins
Technical Evangelist

Sumerian

Capacity Planning

Leo Martins
CEO

Pontus Networks

Automating performance tuning

Wadud Miah

Hierarchical parallelism: MPI etc.

Stephen Ball
Product Evangelist

Embarcadero

Taking data "safely" to mobile

Matthew Revell
Lead Developer Advocate

Couchbase

Sub-millisecond NoSQL for finance

Jason Lango
CTO

Bracket Computing

Enterprise Computing Reimagined

Mark Shuttleworth
Founder

Canonical

Why you should specialise

Andrew Wilson
Founder

Junocube

Scale-out real-time risk aggregation

Prateep Bandharangshi
Java Security Expert

Waratek

Securing your Java Runtime Environment

Uri Cohen
VP of Products

Gigaspaces

In-memory data grids

Jacoby Thwaites
Founder

SPARKL

Business transaction router

Richard Weerasinghe
Technical Sales Manager

Elastic Box

Application automation

Tim Moreton
Founder and CTO

Acunu

Analytics on FIX message streams

Chuck Doerr
Founder and COO

openf.in

Using HTML5 to replace thick clients

Stuart McCaul & Richard Shaw
MD EMEA & Technical Director

Basho

NoSQL: Safer than SQL?

Alex Heneveld
CTO

Cloudsoft

Working Models, or how cloud is growing up and thinking about applications

John O'Hara
Founder

AMQP.org

The Advanced Message Queuing Protocol

Peter Holditch
Senior Sales Engineer

AppDynamics

Evolving toward DevOps through transaction-centric performance management

Patrick Kerpan
Founder and CEO

CohesiveFT

The Software Defined Data Center

Andy Piper and Darach Ennis
CTO & Chief Scientist

Push Technology

Diffusion - Innovation at the edge and beyond

John Matthew Holt
Founder and CTO

Waratek

Achieving Genuine Java Multitenancy

Ian Pratt
Founder and EVP for Products

Bromium

Securing the Desktop with Micro-virtualization

Ilan Kinreich
COO

Radware

DDoS Attacks - Lessons Learned from Real Life Experience

David White
Founder

Kusiri

Fueling the Big Data Revolution

Mark Dawber (Business Development Manager, Intergence) and Stace Hipperson (CTO of Real Status)

Intergence and Real Status

Hyperglance

Dave Farley
Head of Software Development

LMAX Ltd.

Continuous Delivery

Joe Baguley and Beth Brown
Chief Cloud Technologist and vFabric Professional Services, EMEA

VMWare CloudFoundry

Luke Marsden
CTO

Hybrid Logic

Hybrid Cluster, and how to build failure-tolerant distributed systems

Andy Ormsby
VP Business Development

Acunu Big Data and Apache Cassandra
Lorenzo Alberton
Chief Technical Architect
Mediasift Mining the Real Time Web

Steve Elliott and Simon Cook
Java Technology Lead and Lead Finance Software Architect

Oracle

Java 7 and 8

Jim Moores
Co-Founder, Head of Platform Development

OpenGamma

Open source risk management

John Ashley
Senior Solution Architect

NVIDIA

CUDA for Finance

Mark Delbaere
Head of Standards Architecture

Swift

ISO 20022 For Internal Integration

Richard Fichera
VP & Principal Analyst

Forrester

HP and Cisco - Technology Strategy and Execution

Richard Croucher
Founder

Informatix Solutions

Bypassing TCP to lower latency and increase performance

Jack Kreindler
Founder

GenieDB

Cutting through the new database jungle: A 'consistent argument' for Finance

Jay Bregman
Founder

eCourier

Creating Network Value in a SaaS World: Building a Platform for On-Demand Logistics

Richard Nicholson
CEO

Paremus

Complexity Components & Clouds

Christine Ashton
Group Strategy and Technology Director

Transport for London (TfL)

Enterprise 2.0

Ian Pratt
VP Advanced Virtualization Products

Citrix

Local Client Virualization

Alexis Richardson and Matthias Radestock
CEO and Technical Driector

RabbitMQ

Innovation in finance. AMQP

Dan Chester
CEO

Iceotope

Liquid cooled servers for the data centre

William Fellows
Principal Analyst

The 451 Group

The Cloud Codex

Brian Oliver
Enterprise Solutions Architect

Oracle (Tangosol)

Trading on a Data Grid

Matt Deacon
Chief Architectural Advisor Developer & Plaform group

Microsoft

Disruptive innovation and the changing software lanscape

Richard Fichera
Director Blade Systems Strategy

HP

A talk on HP Perspectives: Data Center Thermal Issues and Internal IT Consolidation

Henry Harrison
Research and Business Development

Detica

The challenges of using FPGAs in investment banking

Dr. Richard Nicholson & David Savage
CEO and Developer

Paremus Ltd

A talk on OSGi Construction and Assembly of Solutions using Service Component Architecture

Dr. Mike Edwards
Strategist

IBM

Service Oriented Architecture: Construction and Assembly of Solutions using Service Component Architecture and Service Data Objects

Adrian Colyer
Chief Scientist

Interface 21

The Vocabulary of Enterprise Applications - Simplifying Enterprise Application Development with Spring 2.0 and AOP

Richard Nicholson
CTO

Paremus

Autonomic Computing and the Enterprise

Andy Carmichael
VP International Operations

Ivis Technologes

Who moved my process? An exploration of agile management for agile teams

Graeme Burnett
Chief Architect

Enhyper Solutions

Open Source Intelligence in Finance

Dr. Mike Stonebraker
CTO

StreamBase Systems

Stream Processing in Real-time Financial Services

Melvyn White
Principal Consultant

Paremus

Architecting With No Frame Of Reference

Steve Ross-Talbot
CEO

Pi4 Technologies

Why do I need to Choreograph as opposed to Orchestrate my services in financial IT?

Alastair Green
CEO

Choreology

What WS-BPEL will do for you .. and what it won't!

Guy Bunker
Distinguished Engineer

Symantec Corp.

Automating Information Lifecycle Management

Dave Pearson
Grid Programe Director

Oracle Corporation

SOA enabled Enterprise Grids and Progress in Grid Standards

Philip Longden
Domain Expert

UBS Investment Bank

Practical Experience of Model-Driven Architecture at UBS

Hugh Grant
Director of Technical Architecture

Credit Suisse First Boston

Enterprise SOA without UDDI

Dr. Terry Payne

University of Southampton

UDDI and Semantic Web (Services)

Graeme Burnett
Head of Analytic Architecture

Deutsche Bank

HDF5 in Finance

Lance Walton
Director

TeamInABox

Agile Methods - An Introduction With an Example of their Application to the Problem of Poor Data Quality

Alexis Richardson
CEO

MetaLogic Oy

Providing a clean fast and resilient distributed shared memor

Nigel Warren

Fireflies Turtles and the Life of Information

Alastair Green
CEO

Choreology

Business Transaction Management (BTM) software

Guy Bunker
CSO

Veritas

Uutility computing within the modern enterprise

Professor David Walker

Cardiff University

Grid technology: a serious contender or a pretender?

Melvyn White
Senior Manager

Deloittes & Touche

Obtaining Tax Credits against R&D projects

Andrew Harrison

Sun

CMT - multicore processor technology , Infiniband vs TCP Offload, Performance experiences with Oracle RAC.