Getting Started with Chaos Engineering

Chaos engineering is the practice of conducting thoughtful, planned experiments designed to reveal weaknesses in our systems. Chaos engineering can be thought of as the facilitation of experiments to uncover systemic weaknesses

This talk will introduce you to the practice of Chaos Engineering and explain how to get started practicing Chaos Engineering in your organization. You will also learn how to plan your first Chaos Day. You've heard of Hack Days where you focus on feature development, Chaos Days are an opportunity to encourage your whole organization to focus on building more reliable systems.

Brief outline:

  • An Introduction to Chaos Engineering
  • A guide to getting started with Chaos Engineering in your organization
  • Planning your first Chaos Day



Ana Medina

Chaos Engineer at Gremlin Ana is a Software Engineer living in San Francisco. She is currently working as a Chaos Engineer at Gremlin, helping companies avoid outages by running proactive chaos ...