Brett Slatkin

Brett Slatkin
Software Engineer, Google Inc.


Brett Slatkin is the engineering lead and co-founder of Google Consumer Surveys. He formerly worked on Google App Engine and is the co-creator of the PubSubHubbub protocol. He’s been on-call for many years since joining Google in 2005. He earned his B.S. in Computer Engineering from Columbia University in the City of New York. He lives in San Francisco.


Operations, Mission City Ballroom B4
Brett Slatkin (Google Inc.)
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(4.71, 91 ratings)
On the Google Consumer Surveys team, 8 minutes after you commit code it's live in production. This talk will cover our experiences doing this for a year, what's gone wrong, and how we made it safe using website screenshots and visual diffs between each release. We'll go over the software that makes it work, how you can implement the same process, and the positive effects it has on a team. Read more.


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