Michael Minella


Michael Minella is a software engineer, teacher, speaker, and author with over 16 years of enterprise development experience. He currently works for Pivotal as the project lead for the Spring Batch and Spring Cloud Task projects. Michael has spoken on a number of Java, Spring, and Big Data topics and is a JavaOne Rockstar. Michael was a member of the expert group for JSR-352 (java batch processing). Michael is the author of Pro Spring Batch from Apress and the popular Refcard JUnit and EasyMock.

Outside of the daily grind, Michael enjoys spending time with his family and enjoys woodworking, photography and InfoSec hobbies.

High Performance Batch Processing
One of the benefits of batch processing is it's efficiency. This efficiency lends itself to the ability to bulk process very large volumes of data. This talk will walk through performance tuning and scaling Spring Batch applications.
OffHeap Live!
OffHeap Live! The OffHeap gang is back to talk about the latest news and happenings within the java community. OffHeap is a podcast that brings together a collection of java champions and open source committers to talk and debate about the latest news in our industry. Hear Freddy Guime, Bob Paulin, Michael Minella, and others as we talk about what's new in the java ecosystem!