To make the best of the DevOps approach for software development, you should hire the right team who understands key metrics
Black Box Testing reveals crucial information about your application’s functionality and behavior.
Learn more about the different types of artifacts, and how to manage them properly.
DevOps and SRE are related, but their problems, customers, goals, and approach to failure are different.
Seven distinct phases of the DevOps lifecycle feed into each other to produce the best software application possible.
Here’s a challenge: try finding a DevOps practice or principle that cannot be supported by automation.
MTBF is an incident metric measuring the time between each failure incident.
You can easily track this metric and should start tracking it today if you’re not
What it means to move DevOps into the cloud for modern businesses.
Mean Time to Resolution or MTTR provides a great overall view of the reliability of your systems and how well your team is tackling outages.
CFR is a metric for measuring how often deployments or software updates fail.
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How does your development team stack up against others? Is your team high-performing or low-performing?
Yikes, that outage affected 50,000 customers and cost the company $1 million dollars. That’s not something you want to experience again, but at least it’s over. What now?
It’s important to understand the deployment process and have a plan in place to ensure success
Start incorporating feature flags in your development so you don’t have to be so on edge
If your SaaS software is plagued with service disruptions it may be time to address the issue head-on – consider taking your credibility to the next level by hiring a reliability engineer.
Learn how to tailor your rollout plan to perfectly fit the objectives and expectations of your business.
In order to achieve success with DevOps, your team needs to have certain skills..
Oops! When something goes wrong on your website, it’s vital to notify your customers about the issue. A service interruption notice is an industry standard for communicating that your website or product is down.
Handling an outage can be a high-pressure situation for your company. Yet, there’s no need to panic. By having an incident communication plan in place, your team can provide top-notch service while putting out the fire.
DevOps is all about continuous delivery and deployment, tight integration of development and operations teams, automation across infrastructure and application layers—in short, it’s the future of software development.
If you're a developer, you're probably familiar with DevOps. However, you may not be familiar with all the ways that DevOps can help your business scale.
Experiencing a site outage can wreak havoc on your brand reputation – but it doesn’t have to. You can minimize the negative consequences of an incident and even build rapport with your customers by following best practices for outage communication.
We all drag our feet when it’s time for a routine check-up at the doctor or dentist. But when it comes to website maintenance, postponing regular updates and monitoring can impact your website’s health for the worse.
Is your business prepared for incident management? If your answer is no, then you want to keep reading as we’re about to unfold the best incident response tools and everything you need to know about incident tracking software.
Software services are expected to run non-stop: they require servers, networks, and even air conditioning units in reliable condition to meet your customers’ expectations. That’s why a maintenance system is key to saving time and money while increasing the quality of service of your business.
Yes, you! Are you looking to become the next guest writer for the Instatus blog? If you’ve got an idea related to SaaS, technology, product management, or customer success that’ll contribute to our industry and interest our community, we want to hear about it.
The software-as-a-service or SaaS model is becoming increasingly popular in the business world. This is because it is an innovative service that reduces your IT expenditure by more than 15%. No installation, maintenance, or configuration of the software is required as well.
You might have heard about DevOps and its importance to company development. But what is DevOps, and why should you use it?
As a key risk to the service and security of your website, domain hijacking - a.k.a. “domain name hijacking” and “domain theft” is not a new problem. However, it is one that we’re seeing pop up in the news increasingly, and that few registrars seem to be proactively addressing.
Healthy networking monitoring involves two types: active and passive monitoring. As you set up your business’ network, you will need both types in order to pinpoint issues and resolve them in a timely manner
How to make the most out of your business website by making it more user-friendly, SEO friendly, and integrated with your business
When you’re looking for the best tool to create your status page, the options can be overwhelming. That's why we’ve put together this guide to the best status page services for your needs.
Need unplanned outage notification templates for critical situations outside scheduled maintenance? Your emergency response during these times needs to be consistent, scaled up and effective.