Category Archives: Data Center Operations

eBay’s technical infrastructure

Automating the Creation of Standard Change Requests at eBay

eBay’s Network Engineering team operates a large-scale network infrastructure with a presence across the globe. Our mission is to provide a seamless experience connecting buyers and sellers wherever they may be. The network we created to support that goal is comprised of different vendors and designs that have evolved over time. Networks require care and
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Ready-to-use Virtual-machine Pool Store via warm-cache

Problem overview Conventional on-demand Virtual Machine (VM) provisioning methods on a cloud platform can be time-consuming and error-prone, especially when we need to provision VMs in large numbers quickly. The following list captures different issues that we often encounter while trying to provision a new VM instance on the fly: Insufficient availability of compute resources
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