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Architecting for Reliability

Implementing Service Level Objectives, O'Reilly Media (2020), 209–226


If you have been able to establish an SLO culture within your organization, and you have the appropriate buy-in, you can now make sure that you are considering SLIs and SLOs for services during their design phase. This chapter will discuss how to incorporate SLO best practices into your design doc and user story portions of development, and how this helps you build better architectures from day one.

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