Choosing the Right Software Testing Metrics

DevOps.com

A software testing metric is a criterion to track the effectiveness of quality assurance efforts. Then, compare them with the received metric after the completion of the process. The post Choosing the Right Software Testing Metrics appeared first on DevOps.com.

Measuring Value Streams by Analyzing Flow Metrics

DevOps.com

To achieve that goal, IT departments frequently compile various metrics that measure specific development processes. Data and metrics are important tools, but administrators sometimes don’t think to look at projects through a wider lens—by measuring total production workflows. […].

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The Agile Metrics Survey 2021

Scrum.org

TL; DR: The Agile Metrics Survey 2021. Therefore, we ran an extensive survey throughout 2020 and 2021 with more than 1,000 participants from all walks of agility: the Agile Metrics Survey 2021. The Intention Behind the Agile Metric Survey 2021. Figure 1: Overall Metric Use.

DevOps Unbound: Lies, Damn Lies and Metrics

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The post DevOps Unbound: Lies, Damn Lies and Metrics appeared first on DevOps.com. Application Performance Management/Monitoring Business of DevOps DevOps Unbound Editorial Calendar Observability, Monitoring and Analytics analytics DevOps metrics metrics observability

User-Centered Development: The Importance of User Empathy to Build the Right Thing

Speaker: Jesse Walker, Product Manager at Canva

As product managers, our primary focus should always be on creating value for our users. When you add the complexities of working in a fast-moving organization, we can sometimes lose sight of the forest for the trees. Join Jesse Walker, Product Manager at Canva, as he shares tips on how to build user empathy into everything you build.

Choosing the Right Metrics for DevOps Adoption

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The post Choosing the Right Metrics for DevOps Adoption appeared first on DevOps.com. Application Performance Management/Monitoring Blogs Continuous Delivery Continuous Testing DevOps Toolbox Editorial Calendar Observability, Monitoring and Analytics devop metrics devops adoption DevOps KPIs

Splunk Adds Remote Workforce Metrics Dashboard

DevOps.com

Splunk has made available a Remote Work Insights dashboard designed to help IT administrators track and identify the most relevant IT metrics for a workforce that is working from home to help combat the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Measuring Software Delivery Performance using the Four Key Metrics of DevOps

Agile Alliance

The post Measuring Software Delivery Performance using the Four Key Metrics of DevOps first appeared on Agile Alliance. While many organizations embark on agile transformations, they lack insight into the actual impact of these transformations across organisational layers.

Understanding DORA Metrics and How Pluralsight Flow Helps

Gitprime

How Pluralsight Flow can help your org use the DORA metrics to improve your DevOps workflow

Metrics That Matter

DevOps.com

The post Metrics That Matter appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB

Monitoring AWS Container Environments at Scale

In this eBook, learn how to monitor AWS container environments at scale with Datadog and which key metrics to monitor when leveraging two container orchestration systems (ECS and EKS).

Research Results: Key software architecture metrics

Apiumhub

If you remember my article about Software Architecture Quality Attributes , you know that we have been conducting a survey to find out key software architecture metrics that leading companies and software architects use. Results: key software architecture metrics.

How to Build a Team That Embraces Metrics

DevOps.com

When we talk about metrics in software delivery, a lot of developers think of execution metrics — things like throughput, delivery and number of deploys. But in reality, those metrics don’t motivate anyone — at least not without connecting them to a bigger picture.

Evidence-based Management: Gathering the metrics

Scrum.org

Gathering the metrics for Evidence-based Management in software organisations can be a strenuous task and I have a number of customers that are fretting on what to collect and from where. Evidence-based Management: Gathering the metrics. Current Value Metrics.

Make Metrics Matter: Measure What’s Important

DevOps.com

In a data-driven society, organizations rely heavily on sets of metrics to evaluate how they’re doing on a particular task, initiative or resource allocation. But, while metrics can help drive efficiencies, they can also drive DevOps […].

9 Developer Enablement Practices to Achieve DevOps at Enterprise Scale

In this eBook, Christian Oestreich, a senior software engineering leader with experience at multiple Fortune 500 companies, shares how a metrics-driven mindset can dramatically improve software quality and enable DevOps at enterprise scale.

Improve How Your Scrum Team Uses Metrics

Scrum.org

Every Scrum Team understands the value of metrics, but so many of them also struggle to use them effectively. When we started with Scrum, about 12 years ago, metrics were one of the first things we started experimenting with. In hindsight, none of these metrics made sense.

Engineers, Stop Hoarding Your Metrics

Dzone - DevOps

Metrics are the golden ticket to knowing what’s going on with your system… or so everyone thinks. Are your metrics really doing you any favors? You might be fetishizing your metrics. Like The Hobbit ’s dragon Smaug laying on his pile of gold, never spending and only hoarding, many of us often stockpile pretty, feel-good, but useless metrics that never make a difference. In this blog post, we'll help you kick your fetish and move away from Smaug-ing up all your metrics.

Metrics now generally available in Honeycomb

Honeycomb

Enterprise customers already have access to Honeycomb Metrics. Existing Free or Pro customers can request an Enterprise trial to try Honeycomb Metrics. Starting today, Honeycomb Metrics is now generally available to all Enterprise customers. A modern approach to metrics.

Getting Metrics Into Honeycomb

Honeycomb

Rather than relying on the rigid pre-aggregated measures provided by metrics, Honeycomb instead favors using events because they provide a much greater degree of flexibility. But that doesn’t mean metrics don’t belong in Honeycomb. The diminishing value of metrics.

Address the Challenges of Siloed Monitoring Tools

Companies frequently experience monitoring tool sprawl. Find out why monitoring tool sprawl occurs, why it’s a problem for businesses, and the positive business impacts of monitoring tool consolidation.

Here Are the Metrics you Need to Understand Operational Health

Dzone - DevOps

In recent polls we’ve conducted with engineers and leaders, we’ve found that around 70% of participants used MTTA and MTTR as one of their main metrics. 20% of participants cited looking at planned versus unplanned work, and 10% said they currently look at no metrics.

Visualization Shines a Light on IT Metrics

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The post Visualization Shines a Light on IT Metrics appeared first on DevOps.com. Application Performance Management/Monitoring DevOps Toolbox IT Administration big data analytics data visualization heatmaps IT metricsModern IT departments operate in a pressure cooker.

Zero to Metrics-Driven Hero

Agile Alliance

2020 experience reports

A New Approach to Metrics

Honeycomb

And it includes metrics. And that brings us to today’s other big announcement: Honeycomb Metrics. Starting today in open beta, we’re announcing support for receiving metrics data directly in Honeycomb. Does that mean we’re no longer meh on metrics?

Cloud-Scale Monitoring With AWS and Datadog

In this eBook, find out the benefits and complexities of migrating workloads to AWS, and services that AWS offers for containers and serverless computing.

What Are DORA Metrics? (And Why Is Everyone Talking About Them?)

Dzone - DevOps

In order to improve DevOps practices, teams need to be able to measure them and are turning to DORA metrics as the gold standard. DORA metrics have become the golden standard for teams aspiring to optimize their performance and achieve the DevOps ideals of speed and stability.

Focus, Culture, and Metrics in a Remote-First World

Dzone - DevOps

culture metrics scaling remote working focus remote employees remote workforce management organization managementHow can you build and scale an effective remote organization?

Hooked on Service Metrics

DevOps.com

The post Hooked on Service Metrics appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs DevOps Practice Microservices Journal Operations devops microservices service mesh service metricsWe live in an increasingly “as-a-service” world. From software as a service (SaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) to functions as a service (FaaS) and SaaS-delivered applications, service delivery has become paramount to business goals and practices.

The Magic of Metrics—and How It Can Burn You

Honeycomb

Enter the metric. Metrics are magical because they use a cool abstraction to reduce a plethora of data into one bounded amount per time period, and then we can graph these and notice when there’s a problem. For each metric, we use a monoid. (It’s How monoids turn into metrics.

What E-Commerce Performance Metrics Are CTOs Monitoring?

In this eBook, Danny Miles, CTO of Dollar Shave Club, reveals an efficient framework for thinking about and prioritizing the performance metrics that matter most to him, providing a blueprint for fellow e-commerce CTOs to follow as they evaluate their own business.

How Agile Metrics can Boost your Product Development Process

RapidValue

That said, businesses need to be acquainted with an aspect of Agile called the agile metrics to effectively reap the benefits. What exactly is Agile Metrics? . Metrics could be defined as a system or a standard of measurement. Agile Quality Metrics. Productivity Metrics.

A Prescription to End the Myopia of Software Metrics

DevOps.com

The post A Prescription to End the Myopia of Software Metrics appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs DevOps Practice BizOps software development software metrics“People don’t want a quarter-inch drill. They want a quarter-inch hole!,” Theodore Levitt, Harvard Business Review.

Article: Key Sprint Metrics to Increase Team Dependability

InfoQ Articles

Planning Sprint Planning Scrum Metrics Development Culture & Methods articleWhat are the questions you should be asking and what behaviours should you be measuring within your Scrum teams in order to improve overall dependability and delivery efficiency?

Ratio metrics

Erik Bernhardsson

We run a ton of A/B tests at Spotify and we look at a ton of metrics. Defining metrics is a little bit of an art form. Ideally you want to define success metrics before you run a test to avoid cherry picking metrics. You also want to define a metric that has as high signal to noise ratio. And of course, most importantly, your metric should ideally correlate to high level business impact as much as possible. Bad metric.

Build Product Progress with a Strong Data Culture

Speaker: Nima Gardideh, CTO, Pearmill

Have you ever thought your product's progress was headed in one direction, and been shocked to see a different story reflected in big picture KPIs like revenue? It can be confusing when customer feedback or metrics like registration or retention are painting a different picture. No matter how sophisticated your analytics are, if you're asking the wrong questions - or looking at the wrong metrics - you're going to have trouble getting answers that can help you. Join Nima Gardideh, CTO of Pearmill, as he demonstrates how to build a strong data culture within your team, so everyone understands which metrics they should actually focus on - and why. Then, he'll explain how you can use your analytics to regularly review progress and successes. Finally, he'll discuss what you should keep in mind when instrumenting your analytics.

Ratio metrics

Erik Bernhardsson

We run a ton of A/B tests at Spotify and we look at a ton of metrics. Defining metrics is a little bit of an art form. Ideally you want to define success metrics before you run a test to avoid cherry picking metrics. You also want to define a metric that has as high signal to noise ratio. And of course, most importantly, your metric should ideally correlate to high level business impact as much as possible. Bad metric.

Article: Key Metrics to Track and Drive Your Agile Devops Maturity

InfoQ Articles

To promote DevOps and Agile process improvement a meaningful set of metrics should be tracked. In this article we will discuss which metrics are appropriate based on the stage of the culture change. Culture Change Agile Metrics DevOps Culture & Methods article

Agile Metrics — The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Agile Metrics. Suitable agile metrics reflect either a team’s progress in becoming agile or your organization’s progress in becoming a learning organization. At the team level, qualitative agile metrics often work better than quantitative metrics.

How To Use DORA Engineering Metrics To Improve Your Dev Team

Dzone - DevOps

devops deployment devops best practices metrics monitoring devops development cycle time mttr devops cycle dora metrics mean time to recoverObjective data to measure software development is here, and it’s here to stay.

Build a Successful and Results-Driven Sales Culture

Speaker: Gary Galvin, CEO, Galvin Technologies

Every business asks the same question: How can we increase revenue? Gary Galvin is here to answer that question. He will help you define metrics to drive success, empower your sales team, and create a culture driven by results and accountability; because when your team clearly understands what path they’re on and why they’re on it, they are that much more likely to achieve results.