SCALING OBSERVABILITY w/ GRAFANA LABS, POLAR SIGNALS, & PIXIE LABS
Tales from the front lines of scaling observability
📅 Date: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2022
📍 Time: 10 am PST to 11:30 am PST (1:00 - 2:30 pm EST)
📺Venue: Zoom Webinar
🔶 Joe Elliot, Principal Engineer at Grafana Labs
🔶 Frederic Branczyk, CEO and Founder at Polar Signals
🔶 Natalie Serrino, Founding Engineer at Pixie Labs
Founder & CEO
Frederic Branczyk is the founder and CEO of Polar Signals. Before founding Polar Signals he was a senior principal engineer and the main architect for all things Observability at Red Hat, which he joined through the CoreOS acquisition. Frederic is a Prometheus and Thanos maintainer as well as the tech lead for the special interest group for instrumentation in Kubernetes. In a previous life, he was a security researcher working on key management solutions as well as intrusion detection systems. When not working on software Frederic enjoys obsessing over brewing a perfect cup of coffee.
Joe Elliott has been working as an SRE/DevOps/Infrastructure person with Kubernetes for the last 4 years. Currently a Principal Engineer at Grafana, he is the creator of Tempo, a Jaeger maintainer, and has contributed to the OpenTelemetry Collector, Loki, and Cortex. When he's not at the keyboard or wrangling kids, Joe likes to get out on his bike.
Sr. Principal Engineer
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