Monday, November 18 • 5:20pm - 5:25pm
Lightning Talk: Kuber-What-Es?! Misadventures in Building UIs for K8s-Based ML Platforms - Alexandra Johnson, Independent

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Last year, our team set out to build a machine learning platform for launching hyperparameter optimization jobs. However, after our launch, the kubernetes-based machine learning platform wasn't a hit with our internal users. This talk explains why, starting with our three critical user interface design decisions, the two problems these led to, and our one direction for future work. This talk is meant to be a very compact, but honest, look at some of the user experience challenges faced by teams building kubernetes-based ML platforms.

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Alexandra Johnson

Tech Lead, Independent
Alexandra loves creating simple and easy to use interfaces for complicated products. Until recently, she was the Platform Tech Lead at SigOpt, where she and her team worked on everything from machine learning infrastructure to web dashboards to API design. She is based out of San... Read More →

Monday November 18, 2019 5:20pm - 5:25pm
Exhibit Hall AB - San Diego Convention Center Ground Level