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In my mind, all service agreements are SLAs. Don’t call them SLOs.

What are SLAs?


In my mind, all service agreements are SLAs. Don’t call them SLOs.

What are SLAs?


STOSA, or Single Team Oriented Service Architecture, is an important guiding principle for large organizations with many development teams that own and manage services comprising one or more applications.

Modern organizations, operating modern applications at scale, require an ability to scale *their organization* as much as they require the ability…


STOSA, or Single Team Oriented Service Architecture, is an important guiding principle for large organizations with many development teams that own and manage services comprising one or more applications.

Modern organizations, operating modern applications at scale, require an ability to scale *their organization* as much as they require the ability…


I’ve been writing articles, recording podcasts and webinars, and presenting live keynotes and other talks for many years. My Lee@Scale blog started in 2016 and focused on building highly scalable, high-availability web applications. …


I’ve been writing articles, recording podcasts and webinars, and presenting live keynotes and other talks for many years. My Lee@Scale blog started in 2016 and focused on building highly scalable, high-availability web applications. …


Bringing down an entire application is easy. All it takes is the failure of a single service and the entire set of services that make up the application can come crashing down like a house of cards. …


What does edge computing and IoT mean to you? Temperature probes monitoring crops? Micro drones monitoring wind speed in the atmosphere? Electronic GPS trackers embedded within your boxed shipments? Refrigerators that tell you when you need a gallon of milk? Fully automated homes with magical lighting and security systems?

When…


Migrating to the cloud is easy, right? What could possibly go wrong? There are at least four things I can think of.


Having been involved in cloud computing for more than a decade, I’ve heard from many IT executives working to move key enterprise applications to the public cloud. In several cases, their teams have struggled or had only limited success in their cloud migrations. …

Lee

Lee Atchison is a recognized industry thought leader in cloud computing.

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