As we gear up for today’s live Ask Me Anything, we’re poring through the questions submitted about the distinctions, overlaps, and best practices to build high-performing organizations with devops and SRE teams. The ones below represent only a handful of what IT professionals have asked.
Questions like these will be answered on the spot by a panel of industry experts including Google SRE Liz Fong-Jones, Chef CTO Adam Jacob, Honeycomb Co-founder and Engineer Charity Majors, and Catchpoint Performance Engineer Andrew Smirnov. (There’s still time to register for the live session – just click here. You can also get the recording through this link.)
Boundaries and role definitions inspired a number of questions as people look for guidance on specific responsibilities:
Other questions focus on IT and development environments, and how they affect team dynamics and processes:
The general range of questions was remarkable, from broad, philosophical issues to specific, administrative topics:
We’ll detail the experts’ responses to questions that sparked interest and debate in a follow-up article next week. Until then, we can’t wait to hear the discussion that “devops vs. SREs” touches off.