The SRE role at LinkedIn lies at the intersection of software development and systems engineering. They have two main types of SREs: embedded and non-embedded. In this blog post, they focus on the former, which is more integrated and embedded with development teams.
Idempotence is the property of a software that when run 1 or more times, it only has the effect of being run once. Eric Lathrop describes a process he's making and the problems that idempotence will help avoid.
Terraform 0.15 highlights: remote state data source compatability, state file format stability, unified console support, provider-based sensitivity and sensitive functions, and structured logging levels.
gh brings GitHub to the command line by helping developers manage pull requests, issues, gists, and much more. As of 1.9.0, even more of GitHub is available in your terminal: GitHub Actions.
The DevOps Institute's SRE blueprint identifies Nine Pillars of engineering practices which are: site reliability leadership and culture, work sharing, monitoring, SLOs and SLIs, error budgets, toil reduction, deployments, performance management, incident management and anti-fragility. In this blog, Marc Hornbeek explain how Kubernetes supports the nine pillars of SRE.
Microsoft's Azure cloud services, as well as Teams, Office 365, OneDrive, Skype, Xbox Live and Bing, were all inaccessible due to an outage. The cause of the outage was apparently a Domain Name System error.