February 23–26, 2020
Austin Parker

Austin Parker
Principal Developer Advocate, LightStep

Austin Parker has been solving—and creating—problems with computers and technology for most of his life. He’s the principal developer advocate at LightStep and a maintainer on the OpenTracing and OpenTelemetry projects. His professional dream is to build a world where we’re able to create and run more reliable software. Austin has taught college classes, spoken about all things DevOps and distributed tracing, and even found time to start a podcast. He’s also the coauthor of Distributed Tracing in Practice from O’Reilly.


3:50pm4:40pm Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Location: Sutton Center
Austin Parker (LightStep)
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As engineers, we often find ourselves maintaining systems that are full of things outside our control but for which we're nevertheless held responsible. Big or small, these deep systems present significant engineering and operational challenges. Join Austin Parker to learn how to identify your deep systems—along with some techniques to manage them. Read more.
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