OPS Thoughts

Internet scale network and system operations: Ideas, reflections and discussion

Security Policy: Passwords

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Things change and things break

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Many years ago the instructor at an ITIL training course I attended started with the question "What is the only thing you can be sure of in IT?". In many ways their answer has become my working motto:

Things change and things break

Whatever you do; develop code, do testing/QA, OPS, Networking, IT management, a non-IT role, and even generally in 21st century life, try keeping this idea in mind!

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