… or how you can make on-call for service providers a virtuous cycle.
In the tech world, for everything that is running as a service or
0 replies - 4819 views - 10/03/12 by Rodrigo De Castro in Articles
So your building or have built a web service, you’ve got a lot of
challenges a head. You’ve got to scale software and keep customers
0 replies - 3863 views - 07/10/12 by Geoffrey Papilion in Articles
Having a good Continuous Integration setup is the gift that keeps on
giving, but what about your database? For most web applications these
0 replies - 11237 views - 06/14/12 by Douglas Rathbone in Articles
Since I started my career, redundancy has been featured in almost
every deployment discussion. The general best practice is to add an
0 replies - 7561 views - 05/03/12 by Geoffrey Papilion in Articles
Last night I was invited to go along to the Facebook offices in
London and attend a tech talk on how Facebook do release engineering and
0 replies - 12325 views - 04/20/12 by James Betteley in Articles
Following is my grouping of tools that I have learned/used as a sysadmin
and DevOps dude at ThoughtWorks while maintaining our distributed
5 replies - 10419 views - 04/08/12 by Ranjib Dey in Articles
I’ve seen so many threads over the last few weeks about who should do
what, why, and what you should do about it if you don’t conform. I
0 replies - 2674 views - 04/06/12 by Aaron Nichols in Articles
DevOps is not about the tools
That’s true, in the same way that agile is not about the tools either, it’s a set of ideas, concepts, best...
1 replies - 9966 views - 03/18/12 by Carlos Sanchez in Articles
2011 I did a talk on Continuous Delivery, in which I describe the
process and principles of CD, using our experience at LMAX as an...
0 replies - 4851 views - 02/21/12 by Dave Farley in Articles
I’ve been having some discussions about this lately so figured I
would write something about the topic. Being a member of an Ops team can
0 replies - 3415 views - 02/08/12 by Aaron Nichols in Articles
I recall a few jobs ago I was managing the Systems Engineering team
and trying to grow it into a group that could handle the daily onslaught
of issues that...
4 replies - 6334 views - 02/06/12 by Aaron Nichols in Articles
As I mentioned in a post last week
we’ve been automating the setup of our developer machines with puppet
over the last week and one thing that we’ve...
0 replies - 7288 views - 01/25/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
Hi all, Willie here.
In my last post, How NOT to collect configuration management data,
I gave a quick rundown of some losing CM data approaches that I and...
2 replies - 7104 views - 01/23/12 by Willie Wheeler in Articles
Gameday is an exercise designed to increase resilience through large-scale fault injection across critical systems where resilience is seen as the ability of a...
0 replies - 2827 views - 12/28/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
Config management is a big deal for any IT organization that intends to scale up its operations, and it's certainly getting more attention and broader...
1 replies - 3489 views - 12/20/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
Continuous deployment sounds
terrifying. It means that with each commit you make to your version
control, your code is pulled down, all tests are run,...
4 replies - 8514 views - 12/16/11 by Cody Powell in Articles
Last week I was in Boston for my 1st and their 25th Edition of the Large Infrastructure System Administration Conferences
Lisa was pretty much all I...
0 replies - 2992 views - 12/15/11 by Kris Buytaert in Articles
Luke Kanies, the founder of Puppet and Puppet Labs brings up a good point in his most recent video presentation. IT folks need to adapt or risk being...
0 replies - 3413 views - 12/15/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
This presentation is for those who are about to start deploying Puppet,
in the early stages of deployment or those who have a large number of
0 replies - 2692 views - 12/10/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
This is part 2 in a post on deployment strategies. The previous post is located here
This post was authored by John E. Vincent (aka. lusis). Creator of...
0 replies - 9083 views - 12/06/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles