Building and maintaining complex distributed systems
June 19–20, 2017: Training
June 20–22, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Matt Klein

Matt Klein
Software Engineer, Lyft

Matt Klein is a software engineer at Lyft and the architect of Envoy. Matt has been working on operating systems, virtualization, distributed systems, and networking and making systems easy to operate for 15 years across a variety of companies. Some highlights include leading the development of Twitter’s C++ L7 edge proxy and working on high-performance computing and networking in Amazon’s EC2.


1:15pm–1:55pm Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Level: Intermediate
Matt Klein (Lyft)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 3 ratings)
Over the past several years, Lyft has migrated from a monolith to a sophisticated service mesh powered by Envoy. Matt Klein explains why Lyft developed Envoy, focusing primarily on the operational agility that the burgeoning service mesh SoA paradigm provides, and shares lessons learned along the way. Read more.