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Monday, October 25 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
C++11/14 at Scale: What Have We Learned?

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Many years have passed since the release of C++11 and C++14. These standards brought many new features and idioms to the C++ language and revitalized its community.

Nowadays, with C++20 having one foot out the door, it is important to look back at the experience gained using C++11/14 at scale and re-evaluate their impact.
- What have we learned from 8 years of using Modern C++ in production at a large-scale corporation?
- What features were the most useful?
- Which ones were the most misused?

From unexpected benefits/drawbacks to teachability issues, this talk will discuss the most significant consequences of embracing C++11 and C++14 in a company with thousands of engineers. With some *healthy* skepticism, commonly used features and idioms will be reassessed to uncover some unexpected pitfalls or qualities.

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Vittorio Romeo

Software Engineer, Bloomberg
Vittorio Romeo (B.Sc. Computer Science) has been a Software Engineer at Bloomberg for more than 3 years, working on mission-critical company C++ infrastructure and providing Modern C++ training to hundreds of fellow employees.He began programming around the age of 8 and quickly became... Read More →

Monday October 25, 2021 12:30pm - 1:30pm MDT
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