Media praise for The Art of Capacity Planning
"John Allspaw understands capacity planning as Michael Phelps understands swimming. The Art of Capacity Planning distills his knowledge for you into its most practical essence: the process everyone should follow when managing production infrastructures."
-- , Founder and Senior Partner at HJK Solutions, a consulting firm for building automation platforms
"John Allspaw's Art of Capacity Planning is useful right out of the gate, an incredibly practical deep-dive into what makes the web work and scale from someone who is on the front lines every day. Whether you're learning about the importance of understanding procurement processes in your organization or the specific methods you need to plan successfully, this is a must-read for anyone who wants to know how to build the next Flickr. "
-- , CTO of Etsy, former CTO of Salon.com & InfoWorld.com and head of Yahoo! Developer Network & Brickhouse
"I can definitely say that I am a better software engineer after reading this book."
-- , Yahoo! Developer Network Blog
"This book is about the practical capacity planning and management, about using tools, and being able to adapt to changing usage on a website that will grow. "
-- , Wonderpedia