SRE Awareness (Entry Level)

  • 20m
  • 11 questions
The SRE Awareness benchmark measures whether a learner has some understanding in SRE technologies, practices, and principles. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates a general awareness in SRE operations.

Topics covered

  • differentiate between SRE and DevOps
  • differentiate between tools used for creation such as GitHub and Subversion
  • list the core tenets of SRE
  • provide an overview of planning tools such as JIRA and Pivotal Tracker
  • provide an overview of Service Level Agreements
  • provide an overview of Service Level Objectives
  • provide an overview of Site Reliability Engineering
  • provide an overview Service Level Indicators
  • recognize how to embrace and manage risk in an environment
  • recognize how to measure service risk using metrics such as time-based availability and aggregate availability
  • recognize the nine principles of Site Reliability Engineering