Engineer for the future of Cloud
June 10-13, 2019
San Jose, CA
Yaniv Aknin

Yaniv Aknin
Platform Lead, Google Cloud

Website | @aknin

Yaniv Aknin is Google Cloud Platform’s lead for quantitative reliability. He works with product managers, developers, and fellow SREs to create availability and performance metrics that accurately model customers’ experience, then optimizes those metrics toward the right reliability/cost point. He’s been an SRE with Google since 2013, working on network infrastructure and several parts of the Google Cloud Platform. He has over two decades’ experience solving business problems in corporate, early startup, government, and nonprofit organizations. Outside of work, he enjoys travel, food, improv theater, and pop-sci, especially behavioral economics.


10:05am10:30am Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Location: Grand Ballroom 220
Yaniv Aknin (Google Cloud)
Average rating: ****.
(4.48, 29 ratings)
Yaniv Aknin dives into the secret sauce for a successful SRE organization: high-quality measurements of reliability. He explains why measuring reliability is crucial (and why it’s so hard), shares a couple of tips for getting it right, and explores why it’s the key differentiator between SRE and DevOps. Read more.