Software engineer on the open-source Vitess project created by YouTube.
YouTube's vitess has been under development since 2010. The earliest version was just a connection proxy that helped us buy some headroom. Over time, the features evolved, while the tools and servers grew to be more efficient, fault tolerant, and manageable. This iterative journey led us to what Vitess has become today: a distributed, cloud-based storage solution that exhibits some of the... [read more]