chaos monkey

  • AWS Needs To Figure Out Its Enterprise Plan

    AWS Needs To Figure Out Its Enterprise Plan

    Editor’s note: Rodney Rogers is chairman and CEO of Virtustream. I’m a large enterprise and my ears are ringing. I hear that you, AWS, know exactly what I need. Before I get into that, AWS, I want to let you know that I admire you. You made a market. But this doesn’t mean you know me, AWS, and I believe your foray into enterprise will expose you. Read More

  • Netflix Open Sources Chaos Monkey – A Tool Designed To Cause Failure So You Can Make A Stronger Cloud

    Netflix Open Sources Chaos Monkey – A Tool Designed To Cause Failure So You Can Make A Stronger Cloud

     Netflix has become a model for the cloud, developing new tools for managing apps on a cloud infrastructure. Today the company has open sourced “chaos monkey,” its tool designed to purposely cause failure in order to increase the resiliency of an application in Amazon Web Services (AWS.) It’s a timely move. AWS has had its fair share of outages. With tools like Chaos… Read More