The Great Venn Diagram of Instrumentation: when we want the software we’re running to tell us just what in tarnation it’s doing, we instrument it. Turns out, there are really three different, but interrelated, types of instrumentation, each suited to answering different questions, and supported by different software.
Sam fell into software engineering by accident, but decided to stick around. He loves complex, ecosystem-class problems, cares deeply about building healhty communities, and is always looking for ways to bring technology’s enormous potential to bear on the world’s critical problems. Nowadays, he’s a Site Reliability Engineer at VividCortex.