Beau Lyddon is a Managing Partner at Real Kinetic where he helps companies build scalable systems and organizations. He’s previously was the head of platform architecture at Workiva. He loves working with large, complex systems and has spent the past few years focused on communication and fragility within distributed systems of machines and teams. He has 10 years of experience with cloud services specifically serverless and container-based environments. As an engineer, he’s worked at all levels of the stack and is currently loving functional programming and machine learning.