Andy Gross discusses the challenges introduced by distributed systems and the need for developing new skills and tools for dealing with them.
Andy Gross is Principal Architect at Basho Technologies, the company behind Riak and Webmachine. Prior to Basho, Andy held senior distributed systems engineering positions at Mochi Media, Apple, and Akamai Technologies.
RAMP: A sold-out conference on how to scale backend systems at startups and fast growing companies designed for everyone who wanted to create MVPs that scale beyond expectations. It featured a great lineup of stories and presenters including Jeremy Edberg from Netflix (previously lead architect at Reddit), Rajiv Eranki (formerly lead server architect at Dropbox), and Theo Schlossnagle (OmnIT).