The following will be a regular feature where we share articles, podcasts, and webinars of interest from the web.
Tom Stiehm discusses four common anti-patterns associated with DevOps, which are the “hero anti-pattern”, “continuous build anti-pattern”, “DevOps silo anti-pattern”, and “selective automation”.
Jim Gumbley provides a great in-depth guide on threat modeling for team with multiple examples on Martin Fowler’s blog.
Doc Norton addresses the “no deadlines” philosophy in Agile. Deadlines happen often and teams are subject to external deadlines such as regulatory changes. Using repetition he explains three aspects of high-functioning teams.
Barry O’Reilly uses the Chernobyl disaster as a backdrop to discuss how we perform failure analysis. There are four factors to consider for failure causes: (1) KPI’s drive behavior, (2) the flow of information, (3) value guides behavior, and (4) limited resources put pressure on behavior.
Gene Kim, author of the Phoenix Project, has started a podcast. The first episode covers the Five ideals, key principles for success in the digital age.