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June 11–12, 2018: Training
June 12–14, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Torin Sandall

Torin Sandall
Cofounder, Technical Lead, Open Policy Agent Project

Torin Sandall is the cofounder and technical lead of the recent open source Open Policy Agent project. He spent 10 years as a software engineer working on large-scale distributed systems projects. Previously, Torin was a senior software engineer at Cyan (acquired by Ciena), where he designed and developed core components of its SDN/NFV platform. He’s a frequent speaker on policy-related topics in Kubernetes at KubeCon, ContainerDaysPDX, Kubernetes meetups, and more.


1:15pm–1:55pm Thursday, June 14, 2018
Distributed Systems
Location: LL21 A/B Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics: Resilient, Performant & Secure Distributed Systems
Manish Mehta (Netflix), Torin Sandall (Open Policy Agent Project)
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Manish Mehta and Torin Sandall lead a deep dive into how Netflix enforces authorization policies (“who can do what”) at scale in its microservices ecosystem in a public cloud without introducing unreasonable latency in the request path. Read more.