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Thursday, May 18 • 9:00am - 9:50am
How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love Open Source - David Cleary, Progress Software

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In 2013, the OpenEdge product group of Progress embarked on developing their next generation application server. This product would replace an application server originally developed in the late 90’s with one based on Open Source and Open Standards. This presentation details the design, decisions, successes and challenges of developing an application server based on Tomcat, Spring, Camel, CXF, and a number of other open source technologies. See what we did to develop a commercial product built on a foundation of Open Source that had to meet the bar set by our classic Application Server.


David Cleary

PASOE Engineering Manager, Progress Software
David Cleary has been with Progress for 23 years. The first 21 of them was as a developer in the Server Tools and Technologies group, and the last 2 have been as manager. Over his career, David has been involved in a number of Open Source and Open Standards activities. These include... Read More →

Thursday May 18, 2017 9:00am - 9:50am EDT