"Aeron: What, Why, and What Next"
Aeron is a new protocol and implementation that is specifically designed to be a blazingly fast and predictable transport protocol for unicast and multicast. In this session, we will explore the design evolution of the Aeron protocol and implementation. What have we learned and been learning as Aeron has been evolving and changing? What current and future problems does Aeron address? And what does the approaches taken by Aeron open up in the future?