Thierry Barston

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Incidents are coming

Jul 14, 2017 by Thierry Barston

You’ve heard the stories and the legends. You may even have had a long, incident-free summer, but you’re a veteran: you know that a long summer can mean a much longer winter. And you know how the cold and exposure of a long winter can burn both your products and your organization.

As the saying goes, or, as our Valyrian translator tells me the saying goes, “Incidents issi māzis.” Incidents are coming…

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Best Practices for OpsGenie Users

May 22, 2017 by Thierry Barston

You’ve been using OpsGenie for a while now. You’re probably getting pretty good at it. You connected it to your monitoring and other tools. You set up alerts and schedules and teaming features. You’ve seen the differences it makes in your response times -- and in your sleep patterns.  

Yes: you know how to make OpsGenie do some stuff, but you wonder if there are other ways that you can use OpsGenie… different ways of doing things in OpsGenie… better ways of doing them… best practices?

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