Susan has a number of professional interests including:
Building sustainable, effective, and happy teams
Distributed, decentralized and fault-tolerant systemswith the goal to improve availability and robustness of services and applications.
Designing and implementing Domain Specific Languages (DSL)for business applications to improve readability and testability of software.
Automating deployments of complex distributed servicesfrom static prescriptions to dynamic provisioning, configuration and integration of new nodes based on demand.
Improving software delivery pipelinesConsistently managing software release cycles on different levels with high reliability and predictability of delivery timelines, SLAs, and quality baselines keeping on-going maintenance costs in mind.