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Robert Treat

Robert Treat
CEO, OmniTI

Website | @robtreat2

A long time open source user, developer, and advocate, Robert is best known for his work over the years with the PostgreSQL project. Having worked on database backed, internet based systems for over a decade, he is now an author and international speaker on databases, open source, and managing web operations at scale. He spends his days as CEO of OmniTI, a technology consulting firm focused on building and managing highly scalable systems.

Sessions

Operations
Location: 211 Level: Intermediate
Robert Treat (OmniTI)
Average rating: ****.
(4.45, 11 ratings)
If you think there is a gap between dev & ops, then design must seem like it comes from another planet. But many of the core ideas behind design work are directly applicable to the world of ops, especially given that running a successful website is no longer (just) about keeping servers up, but about designing human & technical systems that help enable people achieve continuous operations. Read more.
Operations
Location: 211 Level: Intermediate
Joshua Hoffman (LeaseWeb), Robert Treat (OmniTI), Michael Brunton-Spall (Bruntonspall Ltd), Mike Rembetsy (Bloomberg)
This panel will discuss the numerous operational decisions faced when deciding where to host. Topics will include provisioning, tooling, and how virtualization will help or hurt. Read more.