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Trifork News Bites – June 2014

June 17th, 2014 by

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Dear reader,

In 2 days Trifork will be at the famous GOTO conference in Amsterdam, only a few days left to sign up! End of June Allard Buijze will give a training on the Axon framework, there are only a few seats available. Finally beginning of July Frans Van Buul will give a training on AngularJS. Many other events, trainings and projects are coming ahead, stay tuned! And enjoy reading!

Events & Training

GOTO Amsterdam – 18,19,20 June

Trifork, GOTO Academy and Axon will have a stand at GOTO Amsterdam. The International Software Development Conference designed for software developers, IT architects and project managers is back in June 2014 at the Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam.

Visit the Trifork stand and take your chance to win one free elasticsearch workshop that we will be raffling! GOTO Academy will also raffle a training seat of your choice to choose between all trainings available at GOTO AcademyAnd finally Axon will launch the event store and raffle one immersion training and one health check service. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet with us at GOTO Amsterdam!

The program features impressive speakers including Dan North, Linda Rising, Rod Johnson, Chad Fowler & Georges Saab. REGISTER


There are still a few days left to register for GOTO Amsterdam. And we can offer you a 22% discount. SIGN UP NOW and quote the “TriforkVIP” discount code and PAY ONLY €857,- for 2 days to mingle with the rock stars from our industry! REGISTER

Our Trifork development team is very excited about attending GOTO! We asked them the question “Which session would you like to attend at GOTO Amsterdam?” ; You can read their response in the blog post “This is a tough one! Which session would you like to attend at GOTO Amsterdam?” !

Trifork was at Berlin Buzzwords!

Berlin Buzzwords is Germany’s most popular conference on storing, processing and searching large amounts of digital data. The 5th edition of Berlin Buzzwords took place on May 25-28, 2014 at Kulturbrauerei Berlin.

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Trifork had a stand there and 3 people from Trifork Amsterdam went there: Bram, Byron and Jettro. They enjoyed a great conference, please read Jettro’s post about it.

Erlang – The Driver behind WhatsApp’s Success

On June 3rd, Torben Hoffman, CTO presented the main features of Erlang and how to create massively scalable as well as reliable systems. Besides looking at WhatsApp’s usage of Erlang, Torben also gave an overview of how it is used in gambling, ad serving and online news sites.

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You can download the slides of Torben presentation here.

Training and Courses – GOTO Academy

GOTO Academy has several new courses scheduled, including AngularJS, Elasticsearch, Spring and iOS. For more info: visit the AcademyWe would like to specifically point out the official Pivotal Spring training.

 Axon Immersion training (2 days) – 26-27 June 

A 2-day immersion training, the ideal way to learn how to apply CQRS using the Axon Framework, an open source Java framework that helps developers create scalable and extensible applications by providing the building blocks that CQRS based infrastructures typically require. The training will be led by our CQRS expert, Allard Buijze, who has been applying CQRS in numerous projects.. As a result, Allard created the Axon Framework. SIGN UP or visit the Academy.

Would you like to know more about Allard and Axon? InfoQ interviewed him: watch the interview

AngularJS logoHTML5 Single-page applications with AngularJS (4 days) – 8 to 11 July
Become an expert in AngularJS with this four-day in-depth training course. The first day covers the basics of AngularJS, and requires no prior experience with AngularJS. The second day covers more advanced topics, while the third and fourth days focus on the most difficult and advanced aspect of AngularJS, namely directives. More info and register.
Our Partners
Our partner elasticsearch is organising a workshop on Elasticsearch-Logstash-Kibana (ELK) on June 27th in Amsterdam. The ELK workshop is a hands-on course where participants will install and configure Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana. A few common use cases will be presented and the elasticsearch trainer will work with the participants to implement them. This includes Logstash configuration and the creation of dashboards in Kibana. You will also get tips on processing custom log formats, designing systems to scale, choosing hardware, and managing the lifecycle of your logs. More information

Trifork runners for charity

On Sunday September 21, 2014 a team of brave Triforkers will run the 10 English miles for charity at the famous Dam tot Damloop. We need your help to raise funds for this good cause and provide children with holidays!

For further information please check our page. Don’t be shy, there’s no such thing like a small donation, you can also help by spreading the words, retweeting our posts on Twitter and sharing on LinkedIn. In the name of Kinderhulp we thank you for your help!

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We’ve published some great blogs recently, check them out:
Linking app together with app links“, by Roberto Van Der Linden
Berlin Buzzwords 2014” by Jettro Coenradie
Thanks for your interest, more next month. 

Regards, Trifork Amsterdam

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