Episode 7: The one with Olga Hall


In this episode, we sit down with Olga Hall, Global Head of Amazon Video Availability and Scale to discuss Chaos Engineering, experimentation, and how to do it at scale. You won’t want to miss this episode as we learn from Olga about availability fairytales and how failure really is inevitable. We give some inside scoop on what is happening Chaos Community Day London.

Olga Hall

Olga heads up Amazon Video Availability, Scale, and Performance - in short, Operational Excellence program. Her engineering team builds tools which test strength and scale of AV services, and her Technical Program Management team runs performance improvement, availability, and scale readiness projects.

Keywords and phrases

Aesop’s fables, availability fairytale, mind-reading, English Premier League, realtime responses to failure, muscle reflexes, simulations, Chaos Experimentation, experimentation on a continuous basis, CD, failure is inevitable, Chicago, Charles Gerald Hull, creativity, scientific method, boots, popcorn, Lovecraft Country, passwords, commercials, Chaos Community Days London

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