Lars Ericsson, Head of Innovation, Telia Company

Lars Ericsson

Design Technologist, Telia Company

Scaling Neo4j to millions of homes with Kubernetes

Telia Zone is a platform that allows consumers to experience superior digital solutions at home, simplifying everyday life by making time at home more enjoyable. Telia Zone gained a lot of press for launching both an open developer API and a consumer proposition in record time. Technical challenges, performance requirements and the strive to implement more advanced features has required the team to develop and implement the backend with the latest technologies and methods including Neo4j Casual Clustering and Kubernetes.


Lars Ericsson is the tech lead of Telia Zone and has worked on system architecture and implementation from the beginning of the project. Lars has experience of leading projects focused on technical innovation, hardware, web and API platforms.