Speaker: Justin Kwan

Software Engineer Intern - iCloud Edge @Apple, Previously @Cloudflare

Justin Kwan is a Software Engineer Intern at Apple and a CS major at the University of Waterloo. He is currently focused on building high-throughput DDoS mitigation that protects iCloud’s data plane. Formerly at Cloudflare, Justin focused on multitenant resource isolation, storage reliability, chaos experimentation across distributed database infrastructure, and patching the performance of large open-source systems such as Postgres and PgBouncer. His excitement lies in the realms of distributed networking and storage, systems software development, kernel-layer observability, and the intricacies of database query execution.

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Relational Data at the Edge

Data storage and access at the edge delivers massive performance gains by reducing location-sensitive latency.

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Monday Oct 2 / 11:45AM PDT ( 50 minutes )


Ballroom BC


Database Edge Computing Cloud Computing Postgres SQLite Distributed Systems Architecture High Availability OLTP