Bryan Cantrill describes the debugging techniques employed at Joyent, and shares real stories from the trenches - and how those painful experiences resulted in better tools and better methodologies.
Bryan Cantrill is the CTO at Joyent, where he oversees worldwide development of the SmartOS and SmartDataCenter platforms. Prior to joining Joyent, Bryan served as a Distinguished Engineer at Sun Microsystems, where he spent over a decade working on system software. In particular, he co-designed and implemented DTrace, a facility for dynamic instrumentation of production systems.
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