Upgrade to Pro — share decks privately, control downloads, hide ads and more …

What should wake you up at night?

October 18, 2017

What should wake you up at night?

On-Call can be painful but it doesn't have to be.
Learn how modern practices can make on-call better for everyone.

bob has been doing on-call for over 15 years and has opinions about what should
wake you up and who should be woken up. He intends to share them with you.


October 18, 2017

More Decks by bob

Other Decks in Technology


  1. GDS

  2. GDS Just say no! “Long-term night shift work is associated

    with an increased risk of certain cancers, as well as metabolic problems, heart disease, ulcers, gastrointestinal problems and obesity. ... People who work night shifts or rotating shifts also often don't sleep enough, and long-term sleep deprivation is known to be bad for health.” - https://sleepfoundation.org/shift-work/content/living-coping-shift-work-disorder
  3. GDS

  4. GDS What 5 things would you monitor and alert on

    first if you had no monitoring?
  5. GDS • disk • CPU • Memory • A couple

    of other things which don’t matter to the user