End of 2022

So another year draws to a close! Towards the end of the year I left Trustpilot and started a new job at an early stage startup. It is very different. In this context, much of my building for scale experience now feels like over engineering. Maybe it always was… but that’s another discussion. Unless it is core to the product, a startup probably doesn’t need a service mesh or Kubernetes, nor is it dealing with huge traffic influxes early on....

December 31, 2022 · Alex Reid