Getting started with SLOs

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The most important feature of any system is reliability. If a service becomes noticeably unreliable, it can lose the trust and respect of its users. In this first episode of Engineering for Reliability, we show how you can use an interaction-based model to measure reliability and set reliability targets for your services by using Service Level Objectives (SLOs). Watch to learn how you can define SLOs with Cloud Operations Suite and more!


0:00 – Intro
0:45 – Services
1:57 – Measuring reliability using interactions
2:36 – Service Level Indicators (SLIs)
3:45 – Reliability targets – Service Level Objectives (SLOs)
5:00 – Setting SLOs in Cloud Operations
7:29 – Outro

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product: Cloud Operations Suite, SLOs; fullname: Yuri Grinshteyn;

Duration: 00:08:13
Publisher: Google Cloud
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