The Eleventh Annual Southern California Linux Expo
February 22-24, 2013
Hilton Los Angeles International Airport

Phil Dibowitz

Production Engineer

Phil Dibowitz has been working in systems engineering for 12 years and is currently a production engineer at Facebook. Initially, he worked on the traffic infrastructure team automating load balancer configuration management as well as designing and building the production IPv6 infrastructure. Phil now leads the team responsible for rebuilding the configuration management system from the ground up. Prior to Facebook, he worked at Google managing the large GMail environment, and at Ticketmaster, where he co-authored and open sourced a configuration management tool called Spine ( Phil also contributes to and maintains various open source projects ( and has spoken around the community at conferences and LUGs on a variety of topics from Path MTU Discovery to X509.