VictorOps

2012
Boulder, CO, USA
May 20, 2019   |  By Scott Fitzpatrick
One critical aspect of application support is an on-call strategy allowing the management of application issues outside of typical business hours. The effectiveness of a DevOps or IT on-call strategy is defined by its ability to resolve high-priority incidents in a timely manner. VictorOps provides a solution for the challenges associated with incident management through the use of collaborative incident management software.
May 15, 2019   |  By Brad Griffith
Because DevOps practices can bring great speed and reliability to the software delivery lifecycle, release management can seem daunting. But, the improved visibility and collaboration brought about by DevOps can also help with the release management process. While the general concept of release management doesn’t really change between ITIL (IT Infrastructure Library) and DevOps, there are a few ways that the process differs.
May 13, 2019   |  By Dan Holloran
Software development is getting faster and more complex – frustrating IT operations teams more than ever. So, DevOps gained popularity in order to combat siloed workflows, decreased collaboration and a lack of visibility. While establishing a culture of DevOps has helped teams collaborate better and deliver reliable software faster, DevOps teams don’t necessarily have someone specifically dedicated to developing systems that increase site reliability and performance.
May 10, 2019   |  By Kelsey Loughman
Effective monitoring of your system is only the first step in a proactive system of incident detection, response and remediation. But, the faster you can surface the right metrics and alert context to the right person, the easier it will be to fix an issue. So, when you embark on your journey into deeper monitoring and alerting, you need to keep real-time collaborative incident response in mind.
May 8, 2019   |  By Dan Holloran
Containerization technologies like Docker and Kubernetes have completely transformed the way applications are developed and rolled out. Though similar to virtualization, containers allow organizations to put a powerful abstraction layer on top of their servers – making the most efficient use of their hardware resources.
Apr 4, 2019   |  By VictorOps
DevOps drives collaboration, transparency, and productivity throughout the entire software delivery and incident management lifecycle. By building teams dedicated to continuous improvement, the delivery of reliable services, and focused on the true value behind a DevOps culture, incident management sucks less.
Jan 18, 2019   |  By VictorOps
DevOps drives collaboration, transparency, and productivity throughout the entire software delivery and incident management lifecycle. By building teams dedicated to continuous improvement, the delivery of reliable services, and focused on the true value behind a DevOps culture, incident management sucks less.
Jan 18, 2019   |  By VictorOps
Building a DevOps culture of accountability and collaboration improves system reliability and uptime. We’re sharing our own experiences with developing a modern DevOps structure that drives reliability. As the creator of incident management software, we know how important uptime is for our customers.
Jan 1, 2019   |  By VictorOps
Learn more about incident management solutions and the value it brings to any organization looking to minimize downtime—without slowing down innovation.
Jan 1, 2019   |  By VictorOps
As IT systems grow more complex, the occurrence of incidents is now a question of when, not if. With the cost of downtime already a significant issue, effective incident management is an essential business focus.
Apr 15, 2019   |  By VictorOps
Overview of VictorOps Incident Management Solution
Mar 25, 2019   |  By VictorOps
Dan goes through part 5 of our reducing MTTA series to show how reporting and post-incident reviews make on-call suck less and creates efficient DevOps and IT teams.
Mar 22, 2019   |  By VictorOps
Dan walks you through part four of the reducing MTTA series, a focus on escalations and on-call rotations. See how you can ensure on-call coverage while maintaining employee morale with automated and manual escalation policies in VictorOps.
Mar 21, 2019   |  By VictorOps
Streamlined incident response allows DevOps and IT teams to make on-call suck less and lower MTTA/MTTR. See some of our tips and tricks for creating an efficient incident response process.
Mar 20, 2019   |  By VictorOps
Today, as part two in our Reducing MTTA series, Dan will walk you through using primary paging policies and custom paging policies to make on-call suck less for DevOps and IT teams.