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Andrew McVeigh explains how transitioning to a microservice architecture went for a top-tier video service & also a major games studio. Operating and evolving such significant systems reveals a number of challenges: monitoring and root cause analysis, cascading failures and scaling for major events are just some. McVeigh discusses how to avoid common pitfalls when working with microservices. Filmed at qconsf.com.
Andrew McVeigh is VP Architecture at Hulu. He is an experienced technical leader & architect, with a background in many different languages, platforms, and technologies. He's worked successfully at the highest level across a number of domains including gaming, investment banking, digital broadcasting, speech research, and telecoms.