Production Engineering within OVO has gone through a number of changes since it’s original inception in 2017. At the time, OVO was a much smaller company serving a smaller customer base. Production Engineering was designed to be our take on the DevOps movement, something that helped drive the OVO cu…
In the computing world, blue green
[https://martinfowler.com/bliki/BlueGreenDeployment.html] is an established
model of deployment usually associated with software applications. The idea
being you can run two versions of code side-by-side and switch traffic to a new
The Customer Interaction Platform team here at OVO wanted to automated some
manual post-release checks as part of their CI release stage. This post details
some of the challenges of automating that process.
These checks were generally executed manually by the engineer following the
Ever wondered what an SEM (Software Engineering Manager) does? Here is three different insights to role from three of our Engineering Managers at OVO: Emily, Marcello and Tom.
Moving fast and making things.
This post has two goals - to share the story of a quick tool we created to solve a problem, and share a template that can be adapted easily for any Slack bot slash command to run a Python script in AWS Lambda.