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Thursday, June 2 • 5:20pm - 6:10pm
All Marathons Need a Runner. Introducing Pheidippides - James Humphrey & John Dennison, Activision Publishing

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All Marathons need a runner. Introducing Pheidippides (John Dennison & James Humphrey, Activision Publishing, Inc). With Docker microservices taking the world by storm, John and James cover the challenges with the transition, approach, and their solution to this problem. Introducing a new service named Pheidippides (the apocryphal runner of the first marathon), built to help deploy, configure, and manage services within the Mesos, Marathon, and Chronos ecosystem.


John Dennison

Data Scientist, Activision Publishing, Inc
John Dennison is a Data Scientist at Activision with a background in applied analytics and software engineering. John delivers analytics solutions to help improve player experience and game design. Before joining Activision, John | worked with analytics startups in the healthcare and energy sectors and loves seeing the effect data can have on improving products and user experience. John has presented at multiple meetups and also at the Game... Read More →
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James Humphrey

Senior Game Analytics Engineer, Activision Publishing, Inc
James Humphrey is a Senior Software Engineer at Activision with a background in enterprise Java and software architecture. James is part of a team that builds data pipelines to support the integration of analytics within the games they create. Before joining Activision, James worked in large scale enterprise systems in the media and web conferencing space. This will be James’ first conference presentation.

Thursday June 2, 2016 5:20pm - 6:10pm
Grand Mesa DE