Piotr Gaczkowski


Music and automation enthusiast. Focused on efficiency and effectiveness. Experienced in management, programming, and DevOps. Enjoys building simple solutions to human problems. Writes occasionally at https://doomhammer.info. Speaks of himself in the third person when required. Never without headphones around. Rarely without sunglasses.



Cloud Native C++: Modern architecture for modernized language (2019)

While modern software architecture happily embraces Go, are we overlooking a powerhouse of programming that can do everything the cloud requires?

Modern C++ allows writing high-performing applications in a high-level language without sacrificing readability and maintainability, for example in projects such as Envoy. In this talk, I will demonstrate how to make your C++ application ready for cloud native deployment — without the need to rebuild it in Go or other new frameworks.