Spencer Gibb


Spencer Gibb is a Principal Software Engineer for Pivotal, Inc.

His interests include distributed systems, jvm languages, web services frameworks, message-driven architectures and making software development simpler. He loves to create software to solve a pain point, such as creating a tool to automate workstation setup in his free time.

At Pivotal he is the co-founder and co-lead of the Spring Cloud Core projects.

His industry experience has taken him from early e-commerce platforms to government and non-profit organization s to business intelligence startups. He has extensive java experience and experience in other languages such a s scala and python. His database experience runs from Oracle and MySQL to Riak and Cassandra.

His blog is located at https://spencer.gibb.us

Introducing Spring Cloud Gateway
What is an API Gateway and how can your microservices architecture benefit by using one? What are the types API Gateways? What characteristics define each type of API Gateway? Join Spring Cloud co-lead Spencer Gibb for dis cussion and demonstration of the next generation of API Gateway, Spring Cloud Gateway and about its architectur e and developer experience. Learn about route matching and filtering and how it is different than the previous Zuul 1 experience. Features of Spring Cloud Gateway include, support for websockets, reactive developer experie nce and rate limiting, to name a few.