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Matt Reid is a Systems Architect and Engineer who has focused his career on helping corporations solve large scale computing challenges. He is experienced in a wide range of Internet architectures ranging from global application load balancing to database clusters designed for serving millions of concurrent users.
His career has included work with geographically-distributed application and database environments, enterprise analytics and monitoring, database performance tuning, disaster recovery architectures, enterprise application programming, as well as systems infrastructure automation. He has worked and consulted for a multitude of companies including Riot Games, Adobe Software, British Sky Broadcasting, AdMob, Business Objects/SAP, OpSource, Arc90, Mattel, and NTT Communications.
Matt currently functions as the CTO and Engineering Architect for his consulting company MobileAxiom. His current projects include infrastructure automation engineering for the video game League of Legends, working on the global VPN architecture for startup Virtual Private Internet, and maintaining several open source projects for the MySQL community.