Build Systems that Drive Business
Sep 30–Oct 1, 2018: Training
Oct 1–3, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Adam Wolfe Gordon

Adam Wolfe Gordon
Senior Software Engineer, DigitalOcean

Adam Wolfe Gordon is a software engineer on the storage team at DigitalOcean, working primarily on block storage orchestration. He likes building elegant microservices, continuous deployment, and occasional forays into low-level software such as ceph and qemu.


1:30pm–2:10pm Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Distributed Systems
Location: Nassau Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Distributed State
Adam Wolfe Gordon (DigitalOcean)
When building distributed applications, it's highly desirable to maintain a single source of truth, such as a database, for all application state. Unfortunately, for some applications, multiple sources of truth are unavoidable. Adam Wolfe Gordon shares strategies, learned from real-world experience, for managing multiple sources of truth without sacrificing consistency and usability. Read more.