Devops is improv: how improv made me a better sysadmin

@inproceedings{Sebby2015DevopsII,
  title={Devops is improv: how improv made me a better sysadmin},
  author={Brian Sebby},
  year={2015}
}
With the rise of DevOps as a prevailing software development model, organizations are finding that teamwork and communication are tools that are vital to the overall success of their mission. Three years ago, I took my first improv class, and in addition to helping me be more comfortable with public speaking, I have found that many of the techniques that help an improv team succeed on stage are directly applicable to helping a DevOps team succeed.