John Allspaw

John Allspaw
SVP, Technical Operations, Etsy

Website | @allspaw

John has worked in systems operations for over fourteen years in biotech, government and online media. He started out tuning parallel clusters running vehicle crash simulations for the U.S. government, and then moved on to the Internet in 1997. He built the backing infrastructures at Salon, InfoWorld, Friendster, and Flickr. He is now VP of Tech Operations at Etsy, and is the author of The Art of Capacity Planning published by O’Reilly.

Sessions

12:15pm Tuesday, 12/08/2009
Operations
Location: Online
Moderated by: Jesse Robbins
Artur Bergman (Wikia/Fastly), Adam Jacob (Chef), John Allspaw (Etsy), Jesse Robbins (OnBeep, Inc.), Mandi Walls (Opscode)
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