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Thursday, February 23 • 11:00am - 11:25am
[Virtual] PRO TALK: Looking for Trouble: Logging and Monitoring Dos and Don'ts in a Cloud-Native World

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Brandon Nicoll, Software Architect, oak9

Logging and monitoring are two of the most important (only?) ways to determine how our software operates in the real world with real users. In an industry long absent of practices such as logging into production machines and looking around, how can we know if our software does what we ask it to do? Most importantly, how do we make it easy for our fellow developers to consume these logs in real time and prioritize the insights we gain from them? How do we encourage our team members to write log messages that provide actionable information? Here, we'll not only look at techniques for transforming log messages into love letters to our future selves, but also explore ways to expose these messages in clear and concise manners and additionally put them into the hands of the right people to solve issues as they surface.

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Brandon Nicoll

Software Architect, oak9
Brandon has had the misfortune of being a professional software engineer since 2008. As a hands-on early cloud adopter, he has had the advantage of ears and boots to the ground to be aware of industry changes, coupled with the real world experience required to make a difference in... Read More →

Thursday February 23, 2023 11:00am - 11:25am PST
  DevOps Summit