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Track functional team membership in OpsLevel

Functional Teams Drive Service Ownership–Not HR Org Charts

Enabling Service Ownership is our north star at OpsLevel. We believe that true service ownership is the future...
Service Dependency Network

Build Richer Context by Mapping Service Dependencies in OpsLevel

Distributed microservice architectures are increasingly common today as engineering teams seek to scale both their applications and headcount....
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Get to Five Nines with a Microservice Catalog

More software, more problems? Software is eating the world and that means more people and teams are developing...
Power Plant Steam Network

Why Is DevOps Important? A Philosophical Look for 2021

The term “DevOps” entered the IT industry in 2009 with the first DevOpsDays event held in Ghent, Belgium....
Two eggs

A Detailed Guide to How to Scale Microservices

You’ve taken on the microservices beast — congratulations! You’ve split up your services to do one thing well,...
Speedometer at high speed

Ultra-Fast Thumbnail Generation with Jekyll and libvips

How we started: thumbnails with smartcropper In the very early days of OpsLevel, our marketing website was powered...
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Production Readiness in Depth: A Guide and Checklist

Our software ecosystems grow more complex every year. With new frameworks, dependencies, and technologies to help automate or...
Validating Kubernetes Best Practices

Validating Kubernetes Best Practices

Kubernetes is great because of its almost limitless configurability. But this configurability makes it hard to ensure that...