Build Systems that Drive Business
June 11–12, 2018: Training
June 12–14, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Tyler McMullen

Tyler McMullen
CTO, Fastly


Tyler McMullen is CTO of Fastly, where he is responsible for the system architecture and leads the company’s technology vision. As part of the founding team, Tyler built the first versions of Fastly’s instant purging system, API, and real-time analytics. Previously, Tyler worked on text analysis and recommendations at Scribd. A self-described technology curmudgeon, Tyler has experience in everything from web design to kernel development and loathes all of it. Especially distributed systems.


4:35pm–5:15pm Thursday, June 14, 2018
Distributed Systems
Location: LL21 A/B
Tyler McMullen (Fastly)
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Tyler McMullen offers an overview of sandboxing compilers, which provide important benefits but are also challenging to make both safe and fast. Tyler covers machine code generation and optimization, trap handling, and memory sandboxing and illustrates how to integrate them into an existing system—all based on a real compiler and sandbox, currently in development. Read more.