This past week I took my first stab at conducting a blameless postmortem on an outage my team experienced recently. The postmortem was on an outage of a new tool we had brought in to help our developers (which will remain nameless). The details of the outage I will not share, but what I can share … More What I learned from my first attempt at facilitating a blamless post mortem
I have been going through the Beyond the Goal audio series by Eliyahu Goldratt on the Theory of Constraints and the Linux’s foundation Introduction to DevOps course by John Willis. These are excellent materials for process improvement and enterprise transformation. I highly recommend either of these materials if you want to learn more about enterprise transformation. In all of … More Complexity and Problem in the IT world
Getting back into the swing of things over here. The cool air is setting in and it’s starting to feel like blogging weather. I am excited for the midwestern autumn with the brisk air and the fall colors. As the colors are changing and we begin to enter the last season of the year, I … More Thinking like a scientist
This month's video belong's to O'Reilly. He talks about the importance of having a map and making decisions on facts.