You're confident that your software will handle horizontal scale to thousands of servers. But how about your operational team? Have you also architected for managing that large collection of servers? Dan Pritchett will present lessons learned at eBay and lead a discussion on how to ensure your transactional scalability doesn't ignore your architecture's manageability
<a href="http://www.addsimplicity.com/">Dan Pritchett</a> is currently a Technical Fellow at eBay, and is involved in solving some of the more challenging engineering problems found anywhere on the web. His engineering career spans 25 years and includes research on relational databases, designing geographic map software, building email products, and creating scalable web applications.
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Glad to see this getting attention!
Michael T. Nygard
Author of "Release It!"
Great Presentation - Hopefully these concepts become much more pervasive