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 organizations to business intelligence startups. He has extensive Java experience and experience in other languages such as Scala and Python. His database experience runs from Oracle and MySQL to Riak and Cassandra.