Kolton Andrus on Lessons Learnt from Failure Testing at Amazon and Netflix and New Venture Gremlin
Dec 02, 2016
Wesley Reisz talks to Kolton Andrus. Andrus is the founder of Gremlin Inc. He was a Chaos Engineer at Netflix, focused on the resilience of the Edge services. He designed and built FIT, Netflix’s failure injection service. Prior, he improved the performance and reliability of the Amazon Retail website.
But is it Safe?
Oct 31, 2016
While it is rare to hear the question, "Is this software safe?", the safety aspects of software are becoming increasingly important. The proliferation of IoT devices increases the widespread impact a small problem can cause. Several techniques exist to help developers analyze and improve the safety of software they create.
Storm Applied Review and Q&A with the Authors
Jul 27, 2015
Storm is a distributed, fault-tolerant, real-time computation system that was originally developed at BackType and later open sourced by Twitter. Storm Applied is a new book from Manning that aims to provide a practical guide on using Storm, both in a development and in a production setting. InfoQ has spoken with two of the book’s authors, Sean T. Allen and Matthew Jankowski.