Presentation: Incident Management at Netflix Velocity

Track: The Art of Chaos Engineering

Location: Ballroom BC

Duration: 1:40pm - 2:30pm

Day of week: Wednesday

Level: Intermediate - Advanced

Persona: Architect, Chaos/Resiliency/SRE, CTO/CIO/Leadership, Developer, General Software

Abstract

Netflix is a strong believer in Chaos Engineering and the Velocity of Innovation. Most of the time, our customers never notice the former and appreciate the latter. Occasionally however…

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A behind the scenes look at how Netflix engineering teams think about failure. The tools, techniques, and training we use to shorten the inevitable failures of our systems and impacts to our customers. Come hear why we believe chaos is your friend, failure is guaranteed, and why our organization is better off having both.

Speaker: Dave Hahn

Sr SRE, Reliability and Chaos Engineering @Netflix

Dave Hahn is a Senior SRE in the Cloud Operations and Reliability Engineering organization at Netflix. He has many years of experience in distributed systems, failures, and mis-attribution of complex problems to human error. Will talk for applause. Bad jokes likely.

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