Software at Scale 15 - Ben Sigelman: CEO, Lightstep
Ben Sigelman is the CEO and Co-Founder of Lightstep, a DevOps observability platform. He was the co-creator of Dapper - Google’s distributed tracing system and Monarch - an in-memory time-series database for metrics. Finally, he’s also the co-creator of the OpenTelemetry and OpenTracing standards.
We spent this episode discussing Dapper and Monarch - their design, rollout, and lessons learned in practice.