Presented by

  • Jennifer Davis

    Jennifer Davis
    @sigje
    https://jennifer.dev

    Jennifer Davis is a senior cloud advocate at Microsoft. Previously, she was a principal site reliability engineer at RealSelf, developed cookbooks to simplify building and managing infrastructure at Chef, and built reliable service platforms at Yahoo. She is a core organizer of devopsdays and organizes the Silicon Valley event. She is the founder of CoffeeOps.

Abstract

A function is deployed and alerts go off. When our intrepid site reliability engineer responds to the change in availability, she begins the task of debugging and implementing new tests to catch the issue in future deployments. While the nature and complexity of computing changes, the need for specialized operations engineering skills only increases. In this talk, we will examine the increased need for specialized Operations Engineering in the Age of Serverless. We’ll use the serverless platform to explore three critical areas of operational readiness of testing, monitoring, and debugging