Learn how Netflix scales microservices with application data caching.
Learn the core principles of Google site reliability engineering.
Craig Adams explores the traditional DevOps pipeline, addresses how to think about CDN automation, and explains how Akamai is baking automation into its CDN.
Robert Castley explores the relevance of real-user data if real users are blocking RUM tags, and he shares some solutions.
David Woods and Richard Cook offer a glimpse at the SNAFUcatchers Stella Report.
Jessica Frazelle and Dino Dai Zovi discuss how to be effective at open source in your company.
For most of us, the best approach to scaling complex distributed systems is to not do that. So, Nick Rockwell asks, why isn’t serverless a bigger deal?
Lara Hogan walks through tactics you can employ to be a sponsor for those around you.
Bitcoin showed us a new way of moving value around the internet. Neha Narula considers how this paradigm might apply to databases that cross organizational boundaries.
Matt Cutts discusses how better technology can improve not just software systems but also trust in government itself.
Joe Goldberg explores jobs as code, which looks at batch application automation from a systems development life cycle perspective.
Carin Meier explores new ways to approach systems and tame complexity.
"Do no harm" is a core principle in medicine. Cynthia Savard Saucier challenges the tech industry to come up with its own fundamental principle.
Kristopher Beevers explains how to augment Incident Command with simple tools and processes, such as basic checklists or regular fire drills.
Watch highlights covering complex distributed systems, systems engineering, DevOps, and more. From the O'Reilly Velocity Conference in New York 2017.
Developers spend huge amounts of time fixing bugs in their programs, but what about automatically fixing them? Claire Le Goues shares recent advances that aim to make that dream a reality.
Rob Claire introduces the monitoring tools Pinterest uses and offers real-world examples of problem solving with data monitoring.
Building confidence in system behavior through experiments
A hands-on demonstration for implementing tracing in modern applications that introduces tracing through the CNCF’s OpenTracing project.
Understanding gRPC in the dawn of microservices.
Five questions for Bryan Liles on the complexities of tracing, recommended tools and skills, and how to learn more about monitoring.
Understanding the impact and expanding influence of DevOps culture, and how to apply DevOps principles to make your digital operations more performant and productive.
Building and tuning traffic management for large web-scale applications.
Five questions for Brendan Burns: How containers and cluster management have changed systems development, and common patterns for building distributed systems.
Five questions for VM Brasseur and Deb Nicholson: How to overcome communication challenges and encourage collaborative work when managing globally distributed teams.
Five questions for Tanya Reilly: How service interdependencies make recovery harder and why it’s a good idea to deliberately and preemptively manage dependencies.
Five questions for Cynthia Savard Saucier on how design impacts Shopify’s business outcomes, and tips for improving designer-developer communication.
Five questions for Joseph Breuer and Robert Reta on managing dependencies, building for adaptability, and managing through change.
Dave Andrews shares strategies for addressing cascading failures at various scales and environments.
Kelsey Hightower discusses the benefits of using Kubernetes and Istio together.
Cliff Crocker shows how intelligent analytics connects the data from "finders" with the actions from "fixers."
Dianne Marsh asks: What does relevance in tech look like in practice?
Tammy Everts offers a brief history of UX and web performance research, and shares educated guesses about new metrics.
Phillip Liu says removing friction for engineers leads to better code and a better understanding of how code works.
Dharma Shukla covers Azure Cosmos DB, a massively scalable, multitenant, globally distributed database service.
Corey Scobie explains why the compartmentalization of Internet technology and application development will not sustain our aspirations.
Martin Woodward tells the story of transforming Microsoft’s internal engineering systems from a collection of disparate in-house tools to One Engineering System.
Watch highlights covering distributed systems, DevOps, resiliency, and more. From the O'Reilly Velocity Conference in San Jose 2017.
How can you be an effective noncoding technical leader? Camille Fournier explores solutions to this ongoing issue.
Kristopher Beevers asks: What does resiliency mean when service providers are critical components of nearly every application?
Dawn Parzych shows how understanding assumptions and biases can help your organization.
Peter Alvaro explores lineage-driven fault injection (LDFI), a novel approach to automating failure testing.
Artur Bergman looks back at the last decade of DevOps and explores shifting patterns in operations, development, and systems.
Adam Jacob says we need to design organizations that can cope with what’s new and what’s next.
David Hayes explains why DevOps is now a requirement for success and he outlines challenges all DevOps teams will face over the next five years.
Alex Grbic explains how a single field-programmable gate array (FPGA) can deliver acceleration for multiple workloads.
Get a clear picture of what operations professionals do, what they're paid, how they’re seen within their companies, and how they rate different aspects of their jobs.
Five Questions for Dinesh Dutt on the changing relationship between network and computer.
Five Questions for Laine Campbell about building dependable databases.
Five Questions for Camille Fournier about the challenges engineers face when transitioning to managers, and how to foster great technical leadership.
The O’Reilly Podcast: Larry Haig discusses how to create a performance culture.
Five questions for Ben Sigelman about adopting distributed tracing tools and optimizing performance of complex, distributed systems.
Five questions for Brendan Gregg about improving the performance of Linux systems.
Bridge the operational silos between web application architecture, system administration, and teams with DC/OS.
Five questions for Lee Calcote on the scaling and performance of container architectures.
Five questions for Emil Stolarsky on moving logic to the edge of your systems.
Five questions for Gwen Shapira about how Kafka can enable business agility.
Five questions for Laura Frank about orchestration, security, and beyond.
Five Questions for Sebastien Goasguen about Kubernetes and the cloud native tools that support it.
SRE calls for a unique blend of skills, which makes team building and hiring difficult. Learn how LinkedIn addressed these problems with their own SRE team.