Jeff Hodges discusses tactics and strategy for creating distributed systems today and a little about what the future holds.
Jeff Hodges is a distributed systems engineer at Twitter, Inc. Currently writing code for the web server fronting all of Twitter’s web traffic, Jeff has previously fought spam (and other darker aspects of social media), worked on basic storage and infrastructure, and sometimes enjoys being on-call. He is @jmhodges on Twitter
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His excessive use of the word "like" took away from his content and his comfort dropping F- and S-bombs also speaks to his maturity.
Perhaps Twitter should vet their speakers a little more as it reflects poorly on their organization.