Handling a Major Outage Transparently at GitLab


On January 31, 2017 an engineer accidentally deleted the production database for GitLab.com.

Our company culture deeply values transparency, so obviously we shared a live Google Doc and then started a Live Stream as we were recovering the data.

Speaker

connor-shea

Connor Shea

 

Community Advocate at GitLab and self-taught web developer. Interested in security and performance.