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April 18-21, 2016

Santa Clara, California

Sugu Sougoumarane

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Sugu Sougoumarane

Engineer, Infrastructure & Storage, YouTube


Sugu works on scalability projects at the YouTube infrastructure & storage team. He's currently focused on developing Vitess. Prior to YouTube, he was part of the architecture team at PayPal where he built many of PayPal's core features. Sugu has also done work in development environments, compilers, and computer graphics.


20 April 02:00 PM - 02:50 PM at Ballroom E
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]