FINDING THE JOY IN CHAOS ENGINEERING

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September 26, 2019

FINDING THE JOY IN CHAOS ENGINEERING

Lenny Sharpe, Target
Brian Lee, Target

Learn how Target has built a resiliency engineering capability that enables teams to build more resilient systems and how developing a strong culture around Chaos Engineering has paid off. We'll share our journey from experimenting locally to running multi team GameDays.

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Chaos Conf

September 26, 2019
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  1. Finding the in Chaos Engineering Lenny Sharpe, Brian Lee

  2. Fun facts about us…

  3. To help families discover the joy in everyday life

  4. America’s easiest place to shop

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  6. Where we started

  7. "Don’t wait for your ticket to the dance, just show

    up!" Josh Hardin
  8. 39 Distribution Centers 100K+ Mobile Devices 2 Enterprise Data Centers

    39th Fortune 500 1,855 Stores​ 5K+ Applications
  9. It’s not going to work

  10. 2020 2019 2018 2017 Development and Introduction Learning and Iteration

    Culture and Adoption Automation and Scale
  11. Culture Engineer Led Service Focused Manual Execution Fire Drills vs

    Documentation In the Beginning…
  12. Safety Expertise Speed to value Success!

  13. So now we’re experts

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  18. Where we are now

  19. Target # Resiliency# Automation Platform #

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  21. The Road Ahead: Increased OKRs around chaos experimentation Continuous experimentation

    in production Measurement through opsPi Increased scope and scale Machine learning
  22. “There will be many failures sprinkled among the successes you

    enjoy.” 
 Marv Levy
  23. Thank You! Lenny.Sharpe@target.com Brian.Lee3@target.com