Speaker: Nitesh Kant

Senior Software Engineer @Netflix
Nitesh Kant is an engineer in Netflix’s Edge Gateway team, working on Netflix’s asynchronous Inter Process Communication stack. He is the author of RxNetty (https://github.com/ReactiveX/RxNetty) which forms the core of this stack and is currently moving Zuul (https://github.com/Netflix/zuul) to this new architecture. Zuul is the entry point for billions of requests that are served by Netflix’s controlplane every day. Previously he worked on Netflix’s Service Discovery system, Eureka, base server library, Karyon and distributed tracing system inside Netflix.

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