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Chris Read

Sr. Systems Engineer

DRW

United States

I currently work at DRW where I help developers and operations deliver more value faster. I used to work for ThoughtWorks as a Principal Technical Consultant and Infrastructure Specialist. This means I help developers understand the environments they are developing for, and help infrastructure people build better systems.

My specialties are Unix (any flavour), scripting and networking. I’ve done time as a Developer and as a Sys Admin, but now I’m both…

Talks at YOW!

Systems Evolution - From On-Prem Data Puddle to AWS Data Pond - YOW! 2019 Sydney

In 2012 we started building an On-Prem data source for analysis and research. Its success was such though that by the end of 2016 we knew we'd have to start building the next generation of the platform, and this time we'd be building it primarily for use on AWS.

This talk covers lessons we learned from building and scaling both systems.

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Systems Evolution - From On-Prem Data Puddle to AWS Data Pond - YOW! 2019 Brisbane

In 2012 we started building an On-Prem data source for analysis and research. Its success was such though that by the end of 2016 we knew we'd have to start building the next generation of the platform, and this time we'd be building it primarily for use on AWS.

This talk covers lessons we learned from building and scaling both systems.

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Systems Evolution - From On-Prem Data Puddle to AWS Data Pond - YOW! 2019 Melbourne

In 2012 we started building an On-Prem data source for analysis and research. Its success was such though that by the end of 2016 we knew we'd have to start building the next generation of the platform, and this time we'd be building it primarily for use on AWS.

This talk covers lessons we learned from building and scaling both systems.

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