Gustavo Franco

Gustavo Franco

Free software enthusiast and Debian developer since 2001, founded pkg-LTSP and Python modules teams.

Supervised the technical group of a non-profit responsible for a custom Debian distribution and program for more than 4 years which enabled NGOs and communities to get online in Brazil.

Led a team responsible for the FIFA Soccer World Cup 2010 live streaming in Brazil.

Born in Rio, Brazil currently living in San Francisco, California. Site Reliability Engineer at Google for the last 5 years. Compute Engine SRE tech lead.

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Go Programming Language for System Administration

July 24 2013

Go is the first major systems language to emerge in over a decade, even though computing continues to change at a rapid pace—computers are smaller, faster and can execute operations in parallel via multi core processors. Even languages like Python … read more

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Webcast: Go Language for Ops and Site Reliability Engineering
June 26, 2013
This webcast talk presented by Gustavo Franco will cover the differences between traditional Operations and Site Reliability Engineering and how the Go programming language can help attendees to build powerful and future-proof tools to help their work...