Speaker Details

Michael Vitz
innoQ Deutschland GmbH
Michael has more than fifteen years of experience building and maintaining software for the JVM.As a senior consultant for software architecture and engineering at INNOQ, he helps clients by building well crafted and value providing software.He also contributes to open source projects, publishes articles, delivers talks, and was announced java champion in 2021.
Applications these days are built on the shoulder of giants, relying on myriad third-party libraries. However, with the benefits of using these libraries comes the responsibility of regularly updating them to mitigate potential security risks. Doing this in a timely manner, without skipping releases, also reduces the risk and pain of updating dependencies. This talk introduces Renovate, an open-source bot for automated dependency management.