Shaneal Manek tells the story of how things can go wrong with a distributed system which turned into a success after incorporating appropriate tools for monitoring, analytics, logging, security.
Shaneal Manek is the lead search engineer at Greplin. He was previously the co-founder and CTO of Signpost.com, which built a geospatial search and recommendation engine. He has also helped build a service-oriented satellite defense system for the Joint Space Operations Center.
Strange Loop is a multi-disciplinary conference that aims to bring together the developers and thinkers building tomorrow's technology in fields such as emerging languages, alternative databases, concurrency, distributed systems, mobile development, and the web.