Scale By the Bay Scale By the Bay

Thursday, October 28, 2021

- PDT
Prepare Your System To Scale (OR Why Auto-Scaling Is Not Enough)
Eynav Mass
Eynav Mass
Oribi, VP R&D

Scale. We tend to dismiss it as just a buzzword, until we reach the point when it has taken over our engineering team’s nights, weekends and thoughts. Scaling is usually the negative effect of positive business growth. The question is, how does one best prepare for scale? How can we proactively prepare our systems to handle a wishful, yet expected, future load? In this session, I will share some considerations that are not often discussed, yet are not trivial when you begin to think about preparing for scaling.