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This is a selection of my most useful and popular material. See my homepage for the full list.





Linux 4.x Performance: Using BPF Superpowers, Facebook's Performance @Scale, 2016

Give me 15 minutes and I'll change your view of Linux tracing, USENIX/LISA, 2016

System Methodology, ACM Applicative, New York, 2016

Performance Checklists for SREs, SREcon Santa Clara, 2016

Linux Performance Tools, O'Reilly Velocity, 2015

Performance Tuning EC2 Instances, AWS re:Invent, 2014

From Clouds to Roots, Surge, 2014

Blazing Performance with Flame Graphs, USENIX/LISA, 2013

Stop the Guessing: Performance Methodologies for Production Systems, Velocity, 2013


More listed on my homepage.


Systems Performance: Enterprise and the Cloud, 2013

DTrace: Dynamic Tracing in Oracle Solaris, Mac OS X and FreeBSD, 2011

Solaris Performance and Tools: DTrace and MDB Techniques for Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris, 2006

Last Updated: 30-Dec-2016