Kevin Xu

Kevin Xu

Kevin Xu is the General Manager of Global Strategy and Operations at PingCAP. He studied Computer Science and Law at Stanford. He’s interested in distributed systems, cloud-native technologies, natural language processing, and open-source.

Latest From Kevin Xu

Project Health: Assessing Open Source Projects with More Context

I have a habit of scrolling through Hacker News at least once a day, checking out both its front page and the “new” section. Besides getting a general pulse on what developers like

China Scale: the New Sandbox to Battle-Test Innovative Technology

My 87-year old grandmother lives in a senior home located in the suburb of Shenyang, an industrial sprawl in the Northeastern region of China. She’s tech savvy. She uses three apps to