Production Engineer | Facebook
Nikola has spent the last 2 years at Facebook as a Production Engineer, based in Dublin, Ireland. Prior to that he worked as a Software Engineer in several industries, ranging from small internet startups to large Telcos. Due to prolonged exposure to production software, he's developed an acute need to measure and verify.
Service Monitoring Manual, 2018 edition
Monitoring a.k.a figuring out what production code is doing is an extremely important topic. Modern software systems can be incredibly complex, code running on thousands of machines, depending on services we don't control and running code on user devices. Monitoring services the right way can have a profound impact on the work we do.
At Facebook Production Engineering, we've learned some lessons over the years. This talk will aim to give an overview of how far we've come from piping tail to grep, and look into a modern service monitoring infrastructure.