Brian Anderson

Brian Anderson

Brian Anderson, Infrastructure and Operations Editor at O’Reilly Media, covers topics essential to the delivery of software — from traditional system administration, to cloud computing, web performance, Docker, and DevOps. He has been working in online education and serving the needs of working learners for more than ten years.



Hallmarks of a good technical leader

June 13, 2017

Five Questions for Camille Fournier about the challenges engineers face when transitioning to managers, and how to foster great technical leadership.

Understanding the ELK stack

October 28, 2016

Five questions for Rafał Kuć: Insights on what sets the ELK stack apart from other log management solutions, common user pitfalls, and tips for getting started.

Capturing the performance of real users

September 15, 2016

Five Questions for Philip Tellis: Insights on the organizational benefits of RUM, and new techniques for measuring user performance and emotion.

Building bridges with DevOps

September 7, 2016

Five Questions for Katherine Daniels: Thoughts on adopting DevOps effectively, the importance of empathy, and new essential skills for today’s ops professionals.

What is successful automation?

August 18, 2016

Five Questions for Kief Morris: Thoughts on infrastructure as code and the future of infrastructure automation.