The focus of the O'Reilly Velocity Conference is shifting from system administration to systems engineering.
Ines Sombra is a Distributed Systems Director at Fastly, where she spends her time helping the web go faster. Ines holds an MS in computology with an emphasis on cheesy '80s rock ballads. She has a fondness for steak, fernet, and a pug named Gordo. In a previous life, Ines was a data engineer.
Ines Sombra and Caitie McCaffrey demonstrate how academic papers can radically change your perspective and introduce you to new ideas.