26 November 2018

Another Day in the life of a Cloud Network Engineer at Netflix (NET31)

by mo


Making decisions today for tomorrow’s technology—from DNS to AWS Direct Connect, ELBs to ENIs, VPCs to VPNs, the Cloud Network Engineering team at Netflix are resident subject matter experts for a myriad of AWS resources. Learn how a cross-functional team automates and manages an infrastructure that services over 125 million customers while evaluating new features that enable us to continue to grow through our next 100 million customers and beyond.

aws cloud
  * region
    * ec2 classic
      * zone 1
      * zone 2
      * zone 3
    * vpc
      * zone 1
        * public
          * NAT gateway
        * private
      * zone 2
        * public
        * private

Inter VPC communication

  • internet
  • VPC peering
  • AWS direct connect

Service discovery happens via service registering with information such as private ip information.

Eureka is an AWS service registry for resilient mid-tier load balancing and failover.

Resources:

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