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With Tyler Cabot (Dir. Software Development, Audible).
Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 06:30 PM   Absolutely Free
Shopkeep, 460 Park Ave South

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ABSTRACTWith Chaos Engineering, the goal is to purposefully experiment with failure scenarios within software systems to verify & test the resiliency of a large system. In a distributed system at Amazon scale like Audible, a single point of failure can affect millions of users. Come learn more about how we test disruptions & failures like datacenter outages, network latency, host failures, massive requests, & others to ensure the customer experience never suffers. Learn how we embrace chaos to make things better for our users & how you can too.

SPEAKERTyler manages Audibles Consumption Services & API team. The team builds the services that power listening across Audible. Whenever you download or stream a book through Audibles app, Alexa, or the website, these services power it. A member of Audible for 6 years, Tyler has worked across Audibles website & services, enhancing the ordering & listening experiences. An avid homebrewer, marathoner, & dad of twins, Tyler enjoys bringing new technologies & methodologies to improve Audible.


ABOUT SHOPKEEPEverything ShopKeep does supports growing & independent businesses. Built by & for small business owners, ShopKeep provides an intuitive, secure, iPad point-of-sale system with POS software that empowers merchants to run smarter businesses by optimizing staffing, managing inventory & accessing real time sales reports & customer information on one seamless, cloud-based platform. With more than 23,000 customers, ShopKeeps award-winning customer care team is available to help 24/7 & provides a robust support network for growing business owners. Ranked one of the fastest growing North American tech companies by Deloitte & a member of Apples Mobile Partnership Program, ShopKeep is headquartered in New York, with offices in Portland, Chicago, & Belfast.

Follow @ShopKeepTech ( on Twitter, join the discussion on the ShopKeep blog ( or visit to learn more about ShopKeeps POS system.

ABOUT AUDIBLEAudibles mission is to unleash the power of the spoken word. Since inventing & commercializing the first portable digital audio player in 1997, our focus on technological innovation & superior programming has earned us millions of listeners around the world. Whether theyre working out, driving, cooking or relaxing on the beach, were transforming the way people spend their time, opening new worlds & fresh ideas. From day one, weve been unleashing the power of the spoken word to inspire, offer insight, teach, & persuade. Ours is an extraordinary tale & were just getting started.

Audible reinvented a media category, becoming a leading destination for digital entertainment & a powerhouse of creative, original spoken-word content. Were inspired by artistic creativity, emergent technologies, & the glories of the human spectrum. We are vigilant observers of the world around us. Here, we imagine without fear, we disrupt the status quo & we work on projects that shatter preconceptions.

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