Replicating production on your laptop using the magic of containers


Grace Jansen
IBM, Developer Advocate

Grace is a Developer Advocate at IBM, working with Open Liberty and Reactive Technologies. She has been with IBM since graduating from Exeter University with a Degree in Biology. Grace enjoys bringing a varied perspective to her projects and using her knowledge of biological systems to simplify complex software patterns and architectures. As a developer advocate, Grace builds POC’s, demos, and sample applications, and writes guides and tutorials. She is a regular presenter at international technology conferences and has recently authored a book on reactive systems. Grace also has a keen passion for encouraging more women into STEM and especially Technology careers.

This will include a short introductory presentation on what test containers are, how they differ from other types of testing, and why they’re useful, as well as showing a live demo of how to use tools like MicroShed testing to enable this.