A Behind the Scenes Look at Google

Yesterday, we linked to a News.com article about how Google's data centers operate. Want to learn? Today, Philipp reminds us about an October 2004 presentation at the University of Washington by Google engineer Jeff Dean. We first linked to it in October. Dean's lecture is titled: Google: A Behind-the-Scenes Look. You can view a webcast of the presentation here.

More Interesting "Search" Lectures Available on the WWW:
Most are archived webcasts.
+ Eric Schmidt at Stanford Business, 2004
+ a9's Udi Manber speaks at the University of Washington, 2004
+ Amit Singhal from Google discusses (slides only) the challenges in running a commercial search engine, 2004
+ Eric Schmidt at the Berkeley in Silicon Valley Symposium, 2003
+ Google's Urs Hölzle presentation about Google's Linux cluster at the University of Washington, 2002
+ Soumen Chakrabarti from the Indian Institute of Technology discusses web resource discovery at the University of Washington, 2000