The road to Omega: John Wilkes discusses computer science research and the future of Google infrastructure

The road to Omega: John Wilkes discusses computer science research and the future of Google infrastructure

Operating at a global scale presents some amazing challenges. To find solutions, Google recruits computer science researchers to push the limits of what's possible. They help design the future of Google, and continuously remake our global infrastructure so it's faster, more efficient and able to handle the company’s growth. Our researchers don’t tinker away in a secluded lab somewhere in the Googleplex, they actively build tools like Omega, the system that will manage the computing power of our data centers. Get an inside look at how we find new ways to support our users with cutting-edge technology in Wired’s profile of Google researcher John Wilkes.

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