Facilitating the Spread of Knowledge and Innovation in Professional Software Development

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Have You Tried Turning It off and on Again?



What are the characteristics of an operations practice that actively influence a system towards greater resiliency? Which practices pretend to assist us in this goal but really work against us? This talk includes concrete examples from the breadth of the Site Reliability Engineering discipline to illustrate just how these practices work.


David Blank-Edelman is Senior Cloud Ops Advocate at Microsoft.

About the conference

Software is changing the world. QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community. A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.

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Aug 02, 2018