Shifting left is not merely shifting work earlier.
An incomplete list of costs for maintaining marginal products that are not easily measurable in dollars.
Cost of delay, opportunity costs, etc. are not easily calculated
The cloud isn’t someone elses datacenter but with APIs
Having one group do all the tickets seems like a good solution…
As an engineering leader, avoid ad hoc meetings
When deploying infrastructure, simply costing less can be much, much more
If you’re trying to understand why your SaaS is slow, look for the SRE coders.
Entropy is real. MTBF thinking tries to suppress what is real. DIE instead.