Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
Lorenzo Fontana

Lorenzo Fontana
Open Source Software Engineer, Sysdig


Lorenzo Fontana is an open source software engineer at Sysdig, where he primarily works on Falco, a Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) project that does container runtime security and anomaly detection. He’s passionate about distributed systems, software-defined networking, the Linux kernel, and performance analysis. He’s the maintainer of the IO Visors Project’s kubectl-trace.


9:00am12:30pm Monday, July 15, 2019
The Next Architecture
Location: C120-122
Secondary topics:  Cloud Native
Lorenzo Fontana (Sysdig), David Calavera (Netlify)
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Lorenzo Fontana and David Calavera dive into how to understand and use extended Berkeley Packet Filters (eBPF) programs on Linux. Read more.
2:35pm3:15pm Wednesday, July 17, 2019
The Next Architecture
Location: D135/136
Secondary topics:  Cloud Native
Lorenzo Fontana (Sysdig)
Imagine a programmable Kubernetes performance analysis tool that runs at cluster level without performance implications. Lorenzo Fontana dives into how tracing the execution of your programs and the kernel they rely on in a Kubernetes cluster can be a challenge. He outlines a possible approach using bpftrace and kubectl. Read more.