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Wednesday, October 26 • 3:25pm - 4:00pm
Lessons Learned From Etcd the Data Inconsistency Issues - Marek Siarkowicz, Google & Benjamin Wang, VMware

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Earlier the year there was an event that shook the cloud native ecosystem. The latest release of etcd had a critical data inconsistency issue. Etcd, the critical component that powers many cloud native solutions including Kubernetes, could corrupt your data. The issue was so bad, that it required every single administrator to take an action or risk their system becoming unrecoverable. This presentation will discuss what led to the data inconsistency issues, how they were discovered, what was needed to fix them and what lessons we learned that could benefit the whole community.


Marek Siarkowicz

Software Engineer, Google
Marek is a Software Engineer working at Google in Etcd team. He began his career in local startups where he loved open source and extreme programming. Currently he is a etcd maintainer and active member of SIG-instrumentation leading structured logging effort in Kubernetes. In his... Read More →
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Benjamin Wang

Staff Software Engineer, VMware
Benjamin is an etcd maintainer, and is a staff software engineer in VMware, and he is working on etcd, CSI and TKGi (aka PKS).

Wednesday October 26, 2022 3:25pm - 4:00pm EDT
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