Site Reliability Engineering

Posted by Alex Hidalgo |
Today I Join the Noble Pursuit of User Happiness

Today I am joining Nobl9 as their principal site reliability engineer. My goal in life is to make people happy, and I think this company is following a noble pursuit...

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Posted by Kit Merker |
5 “Reasons” I Hate SLOs

Excuses! I’ve heard them all. When it comes to why people “hate” Service Level Objectives (SLOs), I have heard my share of explanations, so many, in fact, that I’ve been...

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Posted by Brian Singer |
Nobl9 and Datadog: Better Data Makes Better SLOs

At Nobl9, we’ve been working hard to build our service level objective (SLO) platform that takes your existing monitoring data and connects them to your user and business goals. That’s...

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SLO Many Talks About Reliability at KubeCon: Here Are Our Picks

The Ultimate Guide to SLOs at KubeCon Europe  If you’re into SLOs and you’re going to KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe August 17 through 20, this is the guide for you....

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Posted by Kit Merker |
Creeping Latency Metrics: Review of a Subtle Kubernetes Serverless Scalability Bug

TL;DR—To avoid scalability cliffs, you should pay attention to creeping latency. Think of it like a tire. If you have low pressure, you had better keep an eye on it...

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Posted by Jenn Ordonez |
Takeaways from Enterprise DevOps Skills Report

The DevOps Institute recently released a report titled, “2020 Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills.“ Several aspects of the report are worth amplifying, and I’ve summarized the elements I found most compelling....

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Posted by Kit Merker |
Measuring and Optimizing CPU Performance

Software engineers are under constant pressure to make their desktop, laptop, and client applications run as efficiently as possible.  That’s easier said than done. Just ask Aaron Tyler, Principal Software...

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Posted by Marcin Kurc |
Monitoring Tells Me Nothing, Says Your CEO

Do you need to justify your infrastructure spend to your CEO? In this article, we’ll equip you to communicate clearly and in CEO language about how the infrastructure investment you...

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Posted by Marcin Kurc |
Nobl9 Has Joined The Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Today we are proud to announce that Nobl9 has become a Silver member of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) and the Linux Foundation. We know that members of this...

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Posted by Alex Nauda |
Optimizing Cloud Costs through Service Level Objectives

Are you spending too much on cloud services? Is there a way to optimize your cloud spend and dramatically lower it? Here’s a hint: it has nothing to do with...

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