We are pleased to publish the details of the last spotify event, where they explained how Spotify build datacenters and grow its infrastructure and backend in order to serve over 20 million songs to our more than 24 million active users. Emil Fredriksson (Director of Operations) and David Poblador (SRE leader) gave an overview of its infrastructure and explained what happens behind the scenes.
Take a look at the slides:
About the speakers
Emil Fredriksson is the Director of Operations at Spotify, the team in charge of developing Spotify’s infrastructure in order to deliver the best service to our current and future users.
David Poblador i Garcia (@davidpoblador) leads the Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) department at Spotify. The main mission of this team is ensuring the music never stops playing.