Speaker details

Steve Poole


Developer Advocate, Security Champion, DevOps practitioner. Long time Java developer, leader and evangelist. Occasional Rock Star. I’ve been working on Java SDKs and JVMs since Java was less than 1. Whether leading or participating in various JSRs, being a committer on open source projects including ones at Apache, Eclipse and OpenJDK. A seasoned speaker and regular presenter at international conferences on technical and software engineering topics.

Mother Nature vs Java - the security face off

Mother Nature has had millennia to build up its defences to the many potential hazards and attacks it may face. So, given its wisdom and expertise on this subject, what can we as software developers learn from it and bring back to the evolution of our own application’s security? In this session we’ll explore where software and biology overlap when it comes to security and lessons we can learn from nature to improve our own application security.

Security Best Practices
Cloud-native Applications