Mon.Dec 02, 2019

Data Compression for Large-Scale Streaming Experimentation

The Netflix TechBlog

Julie (Novak) Beckley, Andy Rhines, Jeffrey Wong, Matthew Wardrop, Toby Mao, Martin Tingley Ever wonder why Netflix works so well when you’re streaming at home, on the train, or in a foreign hotel?

How to Debug Anything

DZone

Can you debug? Debugging is an important skill for any developer. Arguably the most important skill, if you consider debugging in the general sense: exploring a system, explaining its behavior, and working out how to change it. Nonetheless, most of us are bad at it.

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Data Compression for Large-Scale Streaming Experimentation

The Netflix TechBlog

Julie (Novak) Beckley, Andy Rhines, Jeffrey Wong, Matthew Wardrop, Toby Mao, Martin Tingley Ever wonder why Netflix works so well when you’re streaming at home, on the train, or in a foreign hotel?

BPF: A New Type of Software

Brendan Gregg

At Netflix we have 15 BPF programs running on cloud servers by default; Facebook has 40. These programs are not processes or kernel modules, and don't appear in traditional observability tools.