Posts in Category: software engineering

Forter Engineering On-call Strategy

Strategy: make on-call obsolete, not convenient 

Solving inherent on-call problems is greatly more important (and urgent) than making alerts’ UX better, e.g. have a proper documentation per alert (playbook), include a link in every alert to the relevant dashboard.

Why? It’s a paradox: If you’re doing a good job, you’ll practice less

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Can we agree on Dependency and Version Management ?

Purpose of the game

Get your team engaged in a heated debate about an opinionated subject
(in this case Versioning and Dependency management)

Setup

  • Two groups of developers sitting around a table.
  • A Judge that is very opinionated about the subject. The more controversial the better.
  • A Host that can handle a raging

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