Scaling Blockchain Systems
15th November, 14:00-15:00
Blockchains open up a significant number of opportunities to decentralise services. Increasing demand has raised scalability issues. In this talk we will look at some of the problems scaling blockchain and proposed solutions to increase transaction rates.
Higher Frequency Trading
Peter Lawrey likes to inspire developers to improve the craftmanship of their solutions, engineer their systems for simplicity and performance, and enjoy their work more by being creative and innovative. He has a popular blog Vanilla Java which gets 120K page views per months, is 3rd on StackOverflow.com for [Java] and 2nd for [concurrency], and is lead developer of the OpenHFT project which includes support for off heap memory, thread pinning and low latency persistence and IPC (as low as 100 nano-seconds)