Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX
Alena Hall

Alena Hall
Senior Software Engineer, Microsoft

Website | @lenadroid

Alena Hall is a senior software engineer at Microsoft working on Azure, where she focuses on big data and large-scale distributed systems. Previously, she was a senior software engineer at Microsoft Research. Alena has more than 10 years of experience in the software engineering industry with a focus on distributed cloud programming, real-time system modeling, high load and performance, big data analysis, data science, functional programming, and machine learning. She is an elected member of the F# Software Foundation’s board of trustees. Alena holds a master’s degree in computer science and information technology.


4:15pm4:55pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Data, Big and Small
Location: Meeting Room 18 C/D
Level: Intermediate
Alena Hall (Microsoft), Natallia Dzenisenka (Independent Contractor)
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Alena Hall and Natallia Dzenisenka explore the set of algorithms behind distributed systems, including snapshot algorithms, traversal algorithms, election algorithms, and reliable broadcast, giving you a clear understanding of how those systems work. Read more.