Observability @ Netflix

A co-worker and I presented at the Geekle Software Architecture Performance Summit. The talk focused on distributed tracing concepts and its applications at Netflix.

Geekle Software Architecture | January 26, 2021

Applying Statistics to Root-Cause Analysis

I spoke at a (virtual) Performance Summit hosted by Facebook. The talk was about tracing data complexity and quantity and how we can apply statistics to gain more insights while minimizing the cost.

Performance Summit III | May 26, 2020 | Facebook (virtual)

Making Service Launches Boring with Distributed Tracing

I gave a talk at the SF Site Reliability Engineering Meetup. The talk was focused on how incorporating distributed tracing when developing a service can ensure a successful launch. It also included a few best tracing best-practices that LightStep uses internally.

SF Reliability Engineering Meetup | September 18, 2019 | Twitter HQ

Introduction to HBase

I gave a talk on HBase at my alma mater. The audience was undergraduate and graduate Computer Science students and I gave a high-level overview of HBase.

Virginia Tech ACM Alumni Tech Talk | March 5, 2014 | Virginia Tech

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