Engineering the Future of Software
November 13–14, 2016: Training
November 14–16, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
San Francisco, CA
Scott Mansfield

Scott Mansfield
Senior Software Engineer, Netflix


Scott Mansfield is a senior software engineer at Netflix, where he works on EVCache, a high-performance, low-latency persistence system. He is the primary author of Rend, an open source memcached proxy that is part of EVCache. Outside of work, Scott spends time with his wife and daughter, works on an open source web crawler named Widow, and hopes winter comes sooner so he can be skiing again.


3:50pm–4:40pm Tuesday, 11/15/2016
Distributed systems
Location: Grand Ballroom Level: Intermediate
Scott Mansfield (Netflix)
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Netflix is well known for championing the microservice model, but within the complex layers of dependencies is a hidden service: the caching layer. Scott Mansfield explains how the EVCache service fits into the Netflix experience and how it works in the dynamic cloud environment to provide fast and scalable application data caching. Read more.