I wish to introduce you to the second season of my podcast, Making of the SRE Omelette. This season explores attaining our sustainability objectives by way of the follow of Web site Reliability Engineering.
“Culture is the outcome of what we do. In the context of the chicken or the egg, it is like an omelette.” – Kareem Yusuf, SVP IBM Software program
Questioning what does an omelette has to do with SRE? It’s primarily based on the analogy from Kareem that tradition is the end result of what we do. So within the context of the rooster or the egg, it’s like an omelette, the combined collectively, absolutely cooked product. From this concept, a podcast was born that I referred to as Making of the SRE Omelette.
Season 1 of Making of the SRE Omelette
Within the first 12 months, this podcast captured insights from trade consultants, surfacing practices and views that led them to realize enterprise and shopper success outcomes utilizing the follow of Web site Reliability Engineering.
Season 1 has over 500 minutes of content material. It was a success with our group of listeners in over 21 international locations and ranked within the high 20% of most adopted podcasts on Spotify.
Season 2 appears to be like at dependable sustainability
I’m thrilled to say that Making of the SRE Omelette kicked off its season two on Earth Day with the theme of dependable sustainability. Sustainability is entrance and middle of many conversations right this moment, from boardrooms to residing rooms. However does being sustainable merely imply lowering carbon footprint, or does it imply extra?
In season 2 of the podcast, I’ll discuss to consultants to grasp the that means of sustainability and the outcomes we needs to be focusing on. And naturally, I’ll tie to all again to how the follow of Web site Reliability Engineering may also help and lead us to realize these outcomes.
Launched on Earth Day are the next episodes:
Becoming a member of us to demystify sustainability and kick off Season 2 is Christina Shim.
Christina explains sustainability as leaving the planet higher than we are actually—meet right this moment’s wants and likewise ensuring calls for of tomorrow will be met as nicely. She explains the ESG framework and goes to spotlight we shouldn’t let the dialog cease at what matches into the bucket of ESG.
Christina has a set of name to actions for all of us to take on the private, staff and group stage to make a distinction now. Hear in as we tackle the pledge to reach at a extra sustainable future.
Sustainability is not simply an ambition, over the previous few years, we’re beginning to see firms actively doing issues and altering their behaviors to be extra sustainable.
Suzanne Livingston, VP of Improvement & Reliability Engineering at IBM Sustainability Software program, takes the viewers by way of the journey of constructing an answer that’s dependable and sustainable from day one. She additionally shares insights on why sustainability is the main focus of firms right this moment, success tales with clients she has labored with and what IBM is doing to assist their clients to realize sustainability objectives.
Lastly, Suzanne provides sensible recommendation on how firms and group can get began straight away and take steps nearer to realizing their sustainability objectives.
Rishi Vaish, VP and CTO of IBM Sustainability Software program, takes us by way of sustainability by the numbers to offer us context and scope of the impression of local weather change and why we have to act now. Rishi additionally provides concrete examples of what we will do to make a distinction.
As well as, he has a name to motion for Web site Reliability Engineers – from inquiries to get us to consider sustainability from the beginning, in addition to concerns to be extra sustainable from our roles. For instance:
- What’s your tackle sustainability because it pertains to vitality footprint and effectivity?
- Have you learnt what number of of your growth environments are working when no-one is utilizing it?
So be a part of me and my unimaginable visitors as they crack some plant-based eggs, add some ESG and switch sustainability ambitions into actuality.