but don't lose sight of your real goals
DevOps Bard Archive
In medieval fantasy lore bards were lute playing, singing poets passing on stories and parables. Further in fantasy role-playing games the bard is often a jack-of-all trades. This seems doubly apropos for the category for stories about DevOps where traditionally separate skill sets come together and sysadmins end up
This is a fun parable from famous web performance guru Steve Souders (formerly working at Yahoo and currently at Google). It’s part of his lengthy but excellent video on web front-end latency (~31 minutes in). An office building owner receives escalating complaints from his tenants about how long they have
make sure HA complexity doesn't REDUCE your stability
bullet points don't promote empathy. Cat pics only slightly better.