Pragmatic Automation

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 11:45 am12:15 pm

Max Luebbe, Google

Abstract: 

Automation is great, but how do you know when the right thing to do is to stop writing it? How do you take on complex automation projects of unknown scope and deliver impact incrementally?

This talk explores lessons learned in the automation space at a large public Cloud provider, that are applicable to anyone looking for new ideas to reduce toil in their day to day work.

Max Luebbe, Google

Max has been an SRE at Google since 2009, having spent most of that time working in Storage Infrastructure. More recently he was on the teams that externalized Bigtable and Spanner as GCP Products and currently leads the effort to deploy new Google Cloud Regions all over the globe.

BibTeX
@conference {229547,
author = {Max Luebbe},
title = {Pragmatic Automation},
year = {2019},
address = {Brooklyn, NY},
publisher = {{USENIX} Association},
}