On being a principal engineer - blog post by Silvia
Velocity San Jose June 10-13 2019 - discount code “ADO2019” gives 20% off for Gold, Silver, and Bronze passes.
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CFP for devopsdays Chicago: open until May 3rd
Silvia: the Beyoncé movie came out on Netflix: Homecoming
Jessica: Do something outside! It’s spring!
Matty: Stocksy - for affordable stock imagery that benefits the artists and Super Team Deluxe for great pins and stuff
Silvia Botros is a Senior Principal Engineer at Twilio Sendgrid. She likes to help teams scale their databases and build well architected platforms. She loves finding the breaking point of all sorts of technologies and her superpower is EMPing everything she touches.
You can find out the latest thing Silvia is working on by following her on twitter or by reading her posts on her blog.
Matty Stratton is the Director of Developer Relations at Aiven, a well-known member of the DevOps community, and a global organizer of the DevOpsDays set of conferences.
Matty has over 20 years of experience in IT operations and is a sought-after speaker internationally, presenting at Agile, DevOps, and cloud engineering focused events worldwide. Demonstrating his keen insight into the changing landscape of technology, he recently changed his license plate from
He lives in Chicago and has three awesome kids, whom he loves just a little bit more than he loves Diet Coke.
Jessitron is a symmathecist in the medium of code. She works at Honeycomb in developer relations. She writes about software and system on her blog at Jessitron.com. She teaches workshops on Systems Thinking, and makes courses on Graceful.dev. She is into resilience engineering, domain-driven design, and of course DevOps – all the systems-thinky things. She lives in St. Louis, MO, where she raises two children and their cats. Find her also on >Code, and at conferences around the world.