Getting Started with Events
December 19, 2023
Have you heard about Proactive Ops, but don’t know where to start? Do you know all the tools and services you use across your environment? A Proactive Ops...
Why Event Driven Serverless for IT Operations?
December 12, 2023
Several times I’ve presented a talk entitled Proactive Ops: Event Driven IT Operations. Ops is already event driven - something goes wrong and a human tries...
Embrace Proactive Ops in 2024
November 21, 2023
Proactive Ops is all about using events to identify issues and prevent incidents. It involves building event driven tooling for IT Operations teams. 2024...
Automated Policy Enforcement
May 18, 2023
Enforcing policies with automation is a balancing act. In this post I discuss some of the considerations when implementing automating policy compliance.
Managing CI/CD Configuration: Makefile or CI Native?
May 3, 2023
It's time to ditch your Makefiles.
April 26, 2023
This week I’m going to keep things short. Over the last few weeks I’ve been reflecting on Proactive Ops. I am going to move to publishing fortnightly. This...
Amazon EventBridge as Your Proactive Ops Engine
April 19, 2023
In this post I explore why Amazon EventBridge should be a central component of your Proactive Ops platform.
You Don't Need More Than Two Environments
April 12, 2023
Additional environments result in more complexity and slower delivery.
Experimenting Doesn’t Need a Lab
April 5, 2023
This week we look at what is needed for a successful experiment.
March 29, 2023
Events are at the core of a Proactive Ops platform. In this post I explore what to consider when designing your events.
Step Functions: Unix Pipes in the Cloud
March 22, 2023
Welcome to the second post in a series exploring the foundational components for building a platform on AWS that enables Proactive Ops.
Lambda Invoke: The Minimal Loveable API
March 15, 2023
Today we discuss how API Gateways might be overkill for your application. The Lambda Invoke API is an alternate integration pattern teams should consider when building serverless applications.
What is Proactive Ops?
March 8, 2023
Learn what is Proactive Ops and how it can benefit your organisation
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