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

Mike Newswanger
Software Engineer, Elastic


Mike Newswanger is a cloud engineer at Elastic. Previously, he was a site reliability engineer at Stack Overflow. Mike enjoys solving problems, particularly those related to scale, and tackling the challenges of creating secure, performant, resilient, and maintainable code and infrastructure. Over his career, he’s worked in all parts of the application development lifecycle, from inception to deployment.


3:50pm–4:30pm Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Distributed Systems, How We Built It
Location: Gramercy Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
Mike Newswanger (Elastic)
Mike Newswanger explains how he used Kubernetes and Google Cloud to burst and extend the capacity of a physical infrastructure for optimizing almost 10 million images in less than two weeks. Read more.