by Datadog


Getting Organizational Buy-in for Observability

Brad Oyler

Brad Oyler

Engineering Manager, SRE team | Gopuff

October 19
1:00PM EDT
Room 410

Gopuff, a household goods and food delivery platform, rapidly scaled during the pandemic and moved to distributed engineering teams. As the number of outages increased, Gopuff knew they had to gain a better understanding of what was going on across their multi-cloud environments. But building a culture of observability is not always an easy sell when your company is creating a new engineering team every week.

In this talk, Brad Oyler will share how he ultimately got organizational buy-in for prioritizing observability at Gopuff, leading to more effective software teams, and less miscommunication.