Talk notes

​Web Summit (2018)

  • infinidat

    • dram

    • work on something that everyone needs but few people know how to make

    • build what customers will need (not on what they want)

    • hire people smarter than yourself

      • team is collective intelligence that gets smarter over time

    • believe in yourself and ignore the haters and naysayers

    • believe in yourself and the product you are building

  • can we rule out near-term AGI

    • generate massive wealth

    • neural nets usefully consume all available compute

    • nets extremely parallezable

    • unsupervised learning

    • robust classification

    • risks

      • our of control economy. value locked up to few people/companies

  • wavefront

    • metrics

    • alerts

    • query engine

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    • can be used for hobby projects (for free) trial doesn’t finish

    • wave front sign up

    • prometheus competitor (host yourself)

    • datadog competitor

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  • siemens mindsphere

    • platform for iot systems

    • goldberg machine

  • opinion. make your mind up

  • classerium

  • jaacoo dating for knowledge

  • ainak on-site layout planner

  • find how your users feel

  • technology fades away in the background

  • listen to users

  • listen to people around you

  • reinvent things