Control Planes

Much of my current work surrounds control planes for Heroku’s suite of data services. Focus is on safety and reliability, with some UX added for good measure. In other words, both state and coordination are my problem.

Operations

Control planes also require humans to oeprate them in times of need. Looking at ways to improve how we act as extensions of complex systems, especially when they break. Learning a lot from Engineering A Safer World and Designing Distributed Control Systems, as well as peers.

Reading

Current reading list, in addition to the above:

Software

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