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

Building Resilient Systems sessions

Track host

David CalaveraDavid Calavera (Netlify) is the CTO of Netlify where he and his team are building the best platform for deploying and automating modern web projects. Before that, he was a core member of the Docker Engine project, where he helped developers build the container engine that started the container revolution. David also built enterprise tools for GitHub and has contributed to numerous open source projects, such us Go, JRuby and many others.


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11:35am12:15pm Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Location: LL20 A/B
Kris Nova (Independent)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
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1:25pm2:05pm Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Location: LL20 A/B
Will Larson (Stripe)
Average rating: ****.
(4.89, 9 ratings)
Will Larson explores how Stripe has evolved its approach to prioritizing technical infrastructure as the company grew from two founders to millions of users and 1,300+ employees. Read more.
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2:20pm3:00pm Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Location: LL20 A/B
Andre Henry (Venmo)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Software and applications run on a real physical network. Trying to deliver packets across the data center or around the world can pose unique challenges depending on the application and performance requirements because modern networks are a complicated mix of technologies. André Henry explores the sources of latency on the network and explains how to mitigate them. Read more.
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3:50pm4:30pm Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Location: LL20 A/B
Patrick Higgins (Gremlin)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 4 ratings)
Chaos engineering provides a mechanism for us to discover vulnerabilities in our infrastructure and applications by proactively seeking it out. While this is a great starting point, Patrick Higgins shares how you can apply its practices to holistically enhance the resilience of your organizations and products. Read more.
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4:45pm5:25pm Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Location: LL20 A/B
Heidi Waterhouse (LaunchDarkly)
Average rating: ****.
(4.17, 6 ratings)
Heidi Waterhouse explains how to handle uncertainty by adding in error budgets, layered access, and other accommodations for failure and for designing your systems for function over form or purity. Read more.