Build resilient systems at scale
May 27–29, 2015 • Santa Clara, CA
Allison McKnight

Allison McKnight
Software Engineer, Etsy


Allison McKnight is a performance engineer at Etsy. She focuses on creating tools that allow her teammates to investigate how changes affect site performance. She loves adding context to alerts, climbing rocks, and learning new fiddle tunes.


4:10pm–4:50pm Thursday, 05/28/2015
Location: Ballroom AB
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 33 ratings)
Etsy has recently developed new alerting tools to help discover and dig into performance regressions across the site. Allison McKnight, performance engineer at Etsy, will cover how we built these tools on top of existing technology, how we iterated on the context included in our alerts, and how these tools have changed the way that we collaborate with other teams to fix performance regressions. Read more.