Netflix in the Cloud

Posted in Conferences, Companies, Cloud Computing on October 22, 2011


Netflix in the Cloud
Summary
Adrian Cockcroft discusses the advantages of running Netflix services in Amazon’s cloud, comparing the old data center solution against the new cloud architecture implemented to offer faster, more scalable, more available, and more productive services across the enterprise.

Bio
Adrian Cockcroft is an architect at Netflix leading the Cloud Systems group. He authored Sun Performance and Tuning, Resource Management and Capacity Planning for Web Services while being a Distinguished Engineer at Sun Microsystems. He was also a founding member of eBay Research Labs, where he contributed to the Skype Java API and built mobile application prototypes.

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