2013/04/01 DevOpsDays Austin Day 2

by Gene Kim on

#devopsdays

Up: Patrick DeBois: The Future Of DevOps

  • @BMC_DevOps: #devopsdays @patrickdebois doing keynote The Future Of DevOps http://t.co/ZRGPWJKU4s
  • RT @BMC_DevOps: #devopsdays @patrickdebois doing keynote The Future Of DevOps http://t.co/ZRGPWJKU4s
  • @filler: “80% of talk submissions were tech related. Not many submissions on culture.” @patrickdebois
  • @robynbergeron: .@patrickdebois "devops is a memeplex - #devopsdays is a replicator"
  • @RuggedDevOps: Shout out at Austin #devopsdays by @patrickdebois for rugged devops as part of the devops meme cc @wickett @joshcorman @RealGeneKim
  • @patrickdebois: My slides on the future of devops - #devopsdays http://t.co/scfJPZBnD8

Up: Gene Kim: How Do We Better Sell DevOps

  • @BMC_DevOps: RT @cluther: "Tech debt comes from devs squeezing into timelines by only working features. Not non-functional requirements."
  • @robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim "the manufacturing of today is information technology"
  • @TIBCOSilver: RT @petecheslock: "These are not IT problems, these are business problems" @RealGeneKim nailed it.
  • @scottsbaldwin: @RealGeneKim: story telling is the best way to persuade others.
  • @TIBCOSilver: Rise and shine for #devopsdays Day 2: Five Things You Need to Know About #DevOps from author @RealGeneKim: http://t.co/4usdVlQtFp
  • @TIBCOSilver: Rise and shine for #devopsdays Day 2: Five Things You Need to Know About #DevOps from author @RealGeneKim: http://t.co/4usdVlQtFp
  • @cluther: "Tech debt comes from devs squeezing into timelines by only working features. Not non-functional requirements." #devopsdays @RealGeneKim
  • @robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim "indicators of success: infra artifacts in version control, automated env creation, devops in-practice time"
  • @skelter: #devopsdays @RealGeneKim How to Sell DevOps http://t.co/fMioLd8KvP
  • @byron_miller: RT @wickett: @ndm quoted in @realgenekim slides for his talk at #appsecusa, here it is http://t.co/FUIBOZoGtG
  • @grigz: High performing #devops teams deploy 30X more frequently & 8000 times faster than their peers @RealGeneKim #Devopsdays
  • @wickett: Is there a link for the DevOps study @realgenekim mentioned?
  • @BMC_DevOps: RT @robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim "high performing devops teams = double change success rate, restore service 12x faster "
  • @darkuncle: RT @petecheslock: "These are not IT problems, these are business problems" @RealGeneKim nailed it.
  • @filler: RT @petecheslock: "Every company is really an IT company no matter what their business is" @RealGeneKim
  • @sdmouton: I've heard @RealGeneKim talk about these things before, read blogs and books, and I still hear new things at #devopsdays. Thanks for coming!
  • @filler: “If you’re always firefighting, you’re never able to refactor.” @RealGeneKim
  • @robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim "show the way - we can have more predictable installs, deploy faster; show how you can have shared goals"
  • @NGalbreath: RT @petecheslock: "20% of all cycles should be used to pay down technical debt". @RealGeneKim
  • @filler: Hearing @RealGeneKim talk “How To Sell DevOps”. Loving “The Downward Spiral” on slides 13/15/17 http://t.co/3yxtCN7VoB
  • @ITSM_Chantell: #devopsdays @realgenekim does it again. What a great speaker with valuable knowledge. #itsmcrew
  • @jzb: RT @petecheslock: "20% of all cycles should be used to pay down technical debt". @RealGeneKim
  • @robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim "integrate sec testing into daily dev work == reduces surface area of testing & more"
  • @RampantCore: #devopsdays 2 talks are great so far, but in literal conflict. @patrickdebois: cautionary, @RealGeneKim: proselytistic. Deeply stimulating.
  • @BMC_DevOps: RT @NGalbreath: the downward spiral, as documented by @RealGeneKim at #devopsdays http://t.co/kfZ3BmFJJu
  • @robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim aha moment #1: "IT operations problems were actually business problems; look for downward spirals"
  • @HackerHuntress: RT @wickett: We accrue technical debt in the downstream work centers: security, db, ops, ...
  • @anthonygoddard: RT @wickett: Security people get stuck in compliance and don't even really participate in the business
  • @MarkBainter: > @botchagalupe: @patrickdebois #devopsdays noops & devopsIsScam made devops stronger .. a form of diversity
  • @filler: “Technical debt, like financial debt, gets worse over time.” @RealGeneKim
  • @robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim "date-driven development leads to accrual of cruft, technical debt, one more fragile artifact in production"
  • @byron_miller: #devopsdays This DBA embraces DevOps
  • @byron_miller: @RealGeneKim thanks for the copy of the phoenix project. #devopsdays #thelastone :)
  • @NicholasMistry: RT @filler: “If @RealGeneKim is on stage speaking, who is going to live tweet this?!”
  • @NicholasMistry: RT @filler: “If @RealGeneKim is on stage speaking, who is going to live tweet this?!”
  • @filler: “… the lowest nutritional value of work: compliance.” @RealGeneKim
  • @byron_miller: #devopsdays This DBA embraces DevOps
  • @sdmouton: Thanks to @datadoghq and @SerenaSoftware for sponsoring #devopsdays atx!
  • @BMC_DevOps: #devopsdays @RealGeneKim now up with improving promoting of DevOps http://t.co/dktaiqMaqM
  • @cluther: "When we fail we tend to compensate by making bigger promises." #devopsdays @RealGeneKim
  • @gaahrdner: Give a shit about DevOps, save the world $3 trillion.
  • @robynbergeron: slides for @realgenekim #devopsdays preso "how do we better sell devops" - see it at http://t.co/ogMXcAdFfo
  • @zehicle: RT @robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim "the manufacturing of today is information technology" #devopsdays < inventory = unreleased code
  • RT @RuggedDevOps: Shout out at Austin #devopsdays by @patrickdebois: rugged devops as part of devops meme cc @wickett @joshcorman
  • Haha! RT @NicholasMistry: RT @filler: “If @RealGeneKim is on stage speaking, who is going to live tweet this?!”
  • @robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim "devops is an important crusade, important business problem"
  • Just kidding. I was talking about those crazy network engineers. :) RT @byron_miller: #devopsdays This DBA embraces DevOps

Up: Nick Galbreath, Awesome Graphite Kung Fu

  • .@ngalbreath: "At Iponweb, we were tracking over 1B graphite data points daily"
  • .@ngalbreath: "I'm speaking at infsec conferences abt continuous deploy. Wow" "Microsoft Secure Dev Conf: no jeans allowed"
  • .@ngalbreath: "
  • @robynbergeron: .@NGalbreath "making data easy to create, analyze, share can change your org to data-driven culture"
  • @wickett: @ngalbreath getting requests to talk about continuous delivery and deployment at security conferences
  • @wickett: Invisible things are not valued
  • RT @wickett: Invisible things are not valued
  • @MarkBainter: @NGalbreath echoing yesterday's ignite concept of faster isn't always better. Know how fast your users can absorb change!
  • @robynbergeron: .@NGalbreath "making graphs to display what you do makes your production visible - invisible things tend to not be valued"
  • @dominicad: "Celebrate the wins in Ops w/ visibility on metrics. Otherwise they're invisible" @NGalbreath
  • .@ngalbreath: "Don't use old versions of graphite; old versions have serious performance probs"
  • @robynbergeron: .@NGalbreath "sharing is caring! graphite is an in-house mashup generator - blends ops, business metrics"
  • .@ngalbreath: "
  • @wickett: Most companies could open source their entire stack and it wouldn't make a difference because ops is the secret sauce
  • @BMC_DevOps: RT @sdmouton: @ngalbreath should we split operational metrics out? Nonono-we might want to look at relationships! #devopsdays #whoa
  • @RyanVanderwerf: Interesting talk on Graphite by @ngalbreath - must check out! #devopsdays http://t.co/NaK5HEsn97
  • RT @robynbergeron: .@NGalbreath "display what you do makes ur production visible - invisible things tend to not be valued"
  • RT @robynbergeron: .@NGalbreath "sharing is caring! graphite is an in-house mashup generator - blends ops, business metrics"
  • RT @wickett: "Most companies could open source their entire stack & wouldn't make a difference because ops is the secret sauce
  • RT @RyanVanderwerf: Interesting talk on Graphite by @ngalbreath - must check out! #devopsdays http://t.co/NaK5HEsn97
  • .@ngalbreath: "This is what they sell in Japan: watermelon cooler/heater; makes me laugh every day"
    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/BJMMXnhCAAABJ1r.jpg
  • @RealGeneKim: Haha! “@mortman: @wickett An employer I worked w/wasn’t worried about source code theft: too hard too build” #devopsdays @ngalbreath
  • @RyanVanderwerf: A watermelon cooler on wheels? Crazy stuff they sell in Japan. #devopsdays http://t.co/vygFfwFcxQ
  • @RealGeneKim: .@ngalbreath: "This is what they sell in Japan: watermelon cooler/heater; makes me laugh every day" #devopsdays http://t.co/6k0M8wFNeQ
  • .@ngalbreath revealing the secrets of amazing "vertical line technology", forged at secret Etsy labs. :)
  • .@ngalbreath: "Rendering big graph crashed my browser. Oh, well. We'll try it again next year" (Haha)
  • .@ngalbreath: "Use apache logs as your query log: no one using 5y query? Delete it"

  • @kevinbehr: RT @wickett: Lots of references to Phoenix Project book and Brent #devopsdays<<Brent is now a reformed single tasker IRL :)

  • @jennyinc: @jonathan_thorpe Echo chambers and devops bubble. How do we get devops ideas out beyond the 1% elite?

  • @BillWeiss: "That's my pitch on why vendors are actually important in this space." -- vendor

  • @wickett: Lots of references to Phoenix Project book and Brent

  • @albandumouilla: RT @wickett I don't see any problems with the economy at #devopsdays ... Everyone is hiring - and all these jobs are on @indeed !

  • @NGalbreath: #sexy #dashboards #bootstrap #twitter #devopsdays from @iteration1 http://t.co/eohOjvGsUP

  • @wickett: RT @fnagrom: RT @sdmouton: I'm getting the feeling that #devops might have something to do with people... #devopsdays atx

  • @wickett: RT @fnagrom: RT @sdmouton: I'm getting the feeling that #devops might have something to do with people... #devopsdays atx

Misc

  • @botchagalupe: Links for my #devopsdays Austin introduction yesterday ( http://t.co/X50yXjiKpp )
  • RT @botchagalupe: Links for my #devopsdays Austin introduction yesterday ( http://t.co/X50yXjiKpp )
  • @BMC_DevOps: #devopsdays Austin 2013 live feed -- link at http://t.co/RLL4pFQaWx #devops
  • RT @BMC_DevOps: #devopsdays Austin 2013 live feed -- link at http://t.co/RLL4pFQaWx #devops
  • +10! RT @sdmouton: Thanks to @datadoghq and @SerenaSoftware for sponsoring #devopsdays atx!
  • Thank you! RT @robynbergeron: slides for @realgenekim #devopsdays preso "how do we better sell devops" - see it at http://t.co/ogMXcAdFfo
  • RT @patrickdebois: My slides on the future of devops - #devopsdays http://t.co/scfJPZBnD8
  • RT @zehicle/@robynbergeron: .@RealGeneKim "the manufacturing of today is information technology" #devopsdays < inventory = unreleased code RT @wickett: RT @fnagrom: RT @sdmouton: I'm getting the feeling that #devops might have something to do with people... #devopsdays atx @wickett: Use @divshot for twitter bootstrap @iteration1 bootsnipp and font awesome also recommended @wickett: @iteration1 is the funniest ignite so far @wickett: @iteration1 talking sexy dashboards and using twitter bootstrap @AlessioGarofal0: It's always a dns problem. @wickett: @victortrac delivering a great AWS hacks talk
  • @Gmanfunky: Send out robots to do work for you. And don't make the bee sad. @ndm #DevOpsDays
  • @filler: “Don’t just use automated tools. Automate the process of using those tools. Manual, human reviews don’t scale.” @ndm
  • @wickett: Taylor swift is huge at twitter - @ndm #DevOpsDays
  • @filler: “I used to work for Parts Unlimited … they were featured in a certain book …” @ndm
  • jj Haha. We've all worked there. :) RT @filler: “I used to work for Parts Unlimited … they were featured in a certain book …” @ndm
  • @petecheslock: Watching a great ignite talk by @ndm #devopsdays http://t.co/kSEJomA5sl
  • @dwinter33: RT @cjs226: Great talk by @anthroprose on using GitFlow with Chef!
  • @dwinter33: RT @cluther: Thanks to @acorley for the blindingly fast tour of industrial strength team Chef development across environments. #DevOpsDays
  • @darkuncle: RT @filler: “Ultimately make tools that support your business. We share a common purpose.” @sifusam
  • @wickett: @ndm is rocking it at ignites
  • @filler: “Ultimately make tools that support your business. We share a common purpose.” @sifusam
  • @filler: “There’s no one right tool for the job. Use the tool that is good enough and gets the job done.” @sifusam
  • @cluther: Thanks to @acorley for the blindingly fast tour of industrial strength team Chef development across environments. #DevOpsDays
  • @newgoliath: #devopsdays Who wants a crowbar demo/breakout this afternoon? We can talk baremetal deploy, orch, conf mgmnt, deploying source, velocity
  • @dwinter33: RT @wickett: Alex Corley has some good points on how to deploy prod and then deploy stage so you replay upgrade in prod
  • @wickett: Alex Corley has some good points on how to deploy prod and then deploy stage so you replay upgrade in prod
  • @Petey5K: RT @wickett: RT @NGalbreath: Conway's law by way of Jeff Harkert at #devopsdays http://t.co/yTGguTmLMG
  • @albandumouilla: @jchackert, your talk should be a TED talk. Very inspirational. And I know I'm right, don't argue :)
  • @jzb: Getting ready for Ignite talks here at #DevOpsDays
  • @ITSM_Chantell: #devopsdays. Don't be paralyzed by fear. Note to self...don't be a mouse in @jchackert house.. Great talk. #ITSMCrew.
  • @robynbergeron: .@jchackert "role of teammate is to act as point of support for others; knowing who u are is not end goal, just the beginning"
  • @MarkBainter: @jchackert #devopsdays - Also dovetails nicely with this recent post on why you should take the blame. http://t.co/SXvxOCn07A
  • @dominicad: "If you really want to be heard, then listen." @jchackert
  • @wickett: Want DevOps swag or gear? check the gear store http://t.co/YpCIYaqg3d #DevOpsDays
  • @rdickeyvii: "if you want to be heard, listen."
  • @AppDynamics: #DevOpsDays Austin http://t.co/yXAPAtM1jL
  • @robynbergeron: .@jchackert "direct understanding not always necessary, sometimes the person just needs space; be mindful, aware, head it off "
  • @jennyinc: Group therapy @ #devopsdays with @jchackert
  • @robynbergeron: .@jchackert "active disagreement can lead to understanding; taking active advantage of another's confusion is just being evil"
  • @BurtonSays: RT @sdmouton: More thanks to @AppDynamics and @Bazaarvoice for your support of #devopsdays atx! It's been a productive time so far!
  • @robynbergeron: .@jchackert "give to people we work with exactly what we expect ourselves"
  • @MarkBainter: @jchackert #devopsdays "The right to be right is irrelevant; it is only the right to be wrong that makes you free."
  • @wickett: "It's only the right to be wrong that makes you free" from book rightness
  • @filler: “The right to be right is irrelevant; it’s only the right to be wrong that makes you free.” @jchackert
  • @robynbergeron: .@jchackert "the rule of the hole: if you're in a hole.... stop digging"
  • @RileySeaman: Talking communication among techies. Super important. THANK YOU... @jchackert

  • @justdavemiller: RT @petecheslock: "Every company is really an IT company no matter what their business is" @RealGeneKim

  • @zehicle: 1.5 days into #devopsdays and finally talked pets vs pigs analogy. Is this crowd beyond it? /cc @newgoliath

  • @RealGeneKim: RT @wickett: RT @fnagrom: RT @sdmouton: I'm getting the feeling that #devops might have something to do with people... #devopsdays atx

  • @RealGeneKim: Haha. We've all worked there. :) RT @filler: “I used to work for Parts Unlimited … they were featured in a certain book …” @ndm

  • @johnjelinek: RT @sdmouton: I'm getting the feeling that #devops might have something to do with people... #devopsdays atx

  • @ernestmueller: #devopsdays Austin attendee total: 353!

  • @zehicle: RT @newgoliath: #devopsdays Who wants a crowbar demo/breakout this afternoon? We can talk baremetal deploy, orch, conf mgmnt, deploying source, velocity

  • @cote: OH: "Might be time to start using a Dell again," someone playing with Sputnik at #DevOpsDays Austin

  • @dominicad: At lunch listening to @jchackert giving advice to various people dropping by our table. Couch sessions for free here at

  • @carontedar: RT @zenoss: He nailed it! RT @cjs226: Great talk by @anthroprose on using GitFlow with Chef!

  • @zehicle: 1.5 days into #devopsdays and finally talked pets vs pigs analogy. Is this crowd beyond it? /cc @newgoliath

  • @stagr_lee: QA removes the illusion that things work. Robert Nelson