Nicole van der Hoeven

Nicole is a Senior Developer Advocate at Grafana Labs. She’s been in the performance engineering space for more than a decade, and most of that has been as a consultant, helping teams test distributed systems and make them more reliable. She has spoken at many conferences around the world, makes videos on the Grafana YouTube channel as well as her own, and creates technical content in multiple languages.


My Sessions

Cartography of the Deep: distributed tracing for testing

From the Scandinavian Kraken that drags entire ships to their early graves to the Philippine Bakunawa said to rise from the waters to swallow the moon, our existential fears about what lurks at the bottom of our own oceans has inspired us to create hundreds of folkloric monsters across cultures. We’ve charted the surface of […]

Track A - Underwater theme