Solutions Architect, Platform Reliability Engineering, Pivotal
David Crawford (Pivotal) got his start building websites and writing CGI scripts at the age of 14 online as a freelance contractor. By age 19 David was the technical lead running a small mass virtual web hosting company with a small farm of FreeBSD servers. After finishing school David had a 4 year stint as a software engineer working to enhance the web hosting platform for Network Solutions. Eager for a new challenge, David transitioned to the operations side of the things where he later dabbled in cloud. Having a background in both software engineering & operations has lead David into the world of SRE. David enjoys running, snowboarding, and amateur electronic music production.