AtlasCamp 2015

2016 Recordings Archive

Resilience: Beyond the chaos

Nicholas Maesepp, Atlassian

Resilience is vital to the success of any internet service. Nowadays it's more likely that developers will be responsible for the operation of their own services. Like anything new a foundation is a good starting point. Unfortunately many will dive in to implementing technologies without a clear vision. Learning about the qualities of a resilient system can help you focus on making the right decisions at the right time. I will discuss some of the ways we are improving the resilience of our services at Atlassian. Looking at both the human factor and technologies we use. Including some more advanced techniques like Chaos Engineering.