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Will Larson: Infrastructure, Migrations and Tech Debt

Will Larson, Infrastructure Engineering Manager at Stripe explains how large system migration are an opportunity to reduce tech debt and paints a picture of infrastructure engineering at companies with massive scale.

"The most important thing when you start a migration is to think about you're actually asking dozens or hundreds or maybe thousands of people to take a bet on you...that is why it's so important to make sure that the migrations really solve the problem and two that you're going to be able to complete them once you start" - Will Larson

Will Larson, Infrastructure Engineering Manager at Stripe explains how large system migration are an opportunity to reduce tech debt and paints a picture of infrastructure engineering at companies with massive scale.

"The most important thing when you start a migration is to think about you're actually asking dozens or hundreds or maybe thousands of people to take a bet on you...that is why it's so important to make sure that the migrations really solve the problem and two that you're going to be able to complete them once you start" - Will Larson

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