How Software Bill of Materials change the dependency game
In this post, we explain what questions and insights Software Bill of Materials (SBOMs) provide across thousands of microservices.
How we manage our 1200 incident playbooks
At Zalando, we use Incident Playbooks to support our on-call teams with emergency procedures that can be used to mitigate incidents. In this post, we describe how we structured incident playbooks, and how we manage these across 100+ on-call teams.
How You Can Have Impact As An Engineering Manager
How Engineering Managers create impact and shape organisational culture.
Zalando Tech Radar - Scaling Contributions to Technology Selection
Learn how we scaled contributions to Zalando Tech Radar.
Building a Better Tech Radar
How Zalando helps its engineering teams navigate the tech landscape.
Technology Choices at Zalando - Updating our Tech Radar Process
We have revisited the process of technology selection at Zalando, adjusted the Tech Radar ring semantics, and moved towards principle-based decision making. In this post, we would like to share the process and its outcomes so far.
Understanding Redis Background Memory Usage
A closer look at how the Linux kernel influences Redis memory management.
Zalando developed a new type of SLOs to monitor the critical aspects of its business which is based on Operations. This blog post describes how that framework works, and how it contributes to healthier on-call rotations.
A Systematic Approach to Reducing Technical Debt
This article describes a systematic approach to reducing technical debt from the perspective of engineering management. It thoroughly describes the process that was set up in one of our core engineering teams and also addresses how such work can be effectively capitalized.