C1 | Mon 21 Jan | 10:45 a.m.–11:05 a.m.

Presented by

  • Julien Goodwin

    Julien is a Site Reliability Engineer working on some of the largest networks on the planet. He has spoken many times at the LCA SysAdmin miniconf, as well as at OSDC and other conferences in Australia, New Zealand & the United States. He was part of the organising team for 2008 in Melbourne, and is the incoming Secretary for Linux Australia.


From simple shell pipelines through more advanced query & workflow systems basic toolmaking is one of the most valuable ways to increase the efficiency of operations work. In this presentation we look at toolmaking in other fields, and how to best scale toolmaking work to keep the efficiency wins going. Linux Australia: YouTube: