Operations Anti-Patterns, DevOps Solutions

  • 13h 31m 15s
  • Jeffery D. Smith
  • Manning Publications
  • 2021

Operations Anti-Patterns, DevOps Solutions shows how to implement DevOps techniques in the kind of imperfect environments most developers work in. Part technology tutorial, part reference manual, and part psychology handbook, this practical guide shows you realistic ways to bring DevOps to your team when you don't have the flexibility to make sweeping changes in organizational structure.

About the technology

To some extent, all organizations - even yours - suffer from poor development practices, garbled communications, and outdated legacy systems. The good news is DevOps can help you improve your processes. First, however, you'll need to recognize the core issues holding you back. This audiobook empowers you to deliver DevOps with limited resources while navigating the office politics and entrenched mindsets that are all too common in actual workplaces.

About the audiobook

Operations Anti-Patterns, DevOps Solutions offers clear steps for transforming development and communication. Using jargon-free language, this book describes incremental techniques that pay off immediately. Streamline your workflow, manage unplanned time, and build operational metrics. Whatever your issues, this book holds the keys to organizational success.

What's inside

  • Turn failure into opportunity
  • Drive change through culture
  • Break down knowledge silos
  • Settle middle management turf wars

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1 - The DevOps Ingredients
  • Chapter 2 - The Paternalist Syndrome
  • Chapter 3 - Operational Blindness
  • Chapter 4 - Data Instead of Information
  • Chapter 5 - Quality as a Condiment
  • Chapter 6 - Alert Fatigue
  • Chapter 7 - The Empty Toolbox
  • Chapter 8 - Off-Hour Deployments
  • Chapter 9 - Wasting a Perfectly Good Incident
  • Chapter 10 - Information Hoarding: Only Brent Knows
  • Chapter 11 - Culture by Decree
  • Chapter 12 - Too Many Yardsticks