February 23–26, 2020
Asa Schachar

Asa Schachar
Developer Experience Advocate, Optimizely


Asa Schachar is the lead developer advocate at Optimizely. Previously, Asa was the engineering manager for Optimizely’s full stack product, responsible for leading multiple cross-functional engineering teams in charge of Optimizely’s fastest growing product to enable companies to experiment more across websites, apps and every level of the stack, and he was at Microsoft as a software developer, where he built the Internet Explorer site recommendation algorithm. He studied mathematics and computer science at Harvard University and is an avid break dancer.


3:50pm4:40pm Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Location: Sutton South
Asa Schachar (Optimizely), Lucas Reis (Compass)
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Implementing a feature flag platform across services is hard in both theory and practice. Asa Schachar breaks down how to settle on the right architecture, decide on the interfaces, and perform QA and shares some common gotchas you'll encounter along the way. Join in to learn how to go from an unreliable simple system to a scalable, maintainable, and powerful feature flagging platform. Read more.
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