Adrian Cockcroft

Adrian Cockcroft
Vice President, Cloud Architecture Strategy, Amazon Web Services


Sun Distinguished Engineer 1988-2004, Author of books Sun Performance and Tuning, and Capacity Planning for Internet Services.

eBay, Distinguished Engineer in Operations Architecture and Research Labs 2004-2007.

Computer Measurement Group 2007 Michelson Award winner for lifetime contribution to computer metrics.

Netflix 2007-2010, Director managing development of scalable services for personalized movie choosing. 2010-now, Cloud Architect.


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Adrian Cockcroft (Amazon Web Services)
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Details of why Netflix is running on AWS, what is running where and how it was done. Lot's of practical details on re-architecting large scale web services to run in the cloud, and new operational patterns. Read more.
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