DevOps Reading List
Books with particular value to folks interested in DevOps, Agile, Lean Startups, etc. Inspired by devopsday.org, Johns Allspaw and Willis, and more.

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1 The Phoenix Project: A Nove...
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2 Continuous Delivery: Reliab...
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3 Web Operations: Keeping the...
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4 The Goal: A Process of Ongo...
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5 Release It!: Design and Dep...
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6 The Lean Startup: How Today...
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7 The Visible Ops Handbook: S...
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8 Out of the Crisis
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9 High Performance MySQL: Opt...
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10 Start with Why: How Great L...
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11 Antifragile: Things That Ga...
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12 Rework
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13 Unix and Linux System Admin...
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14 Scalable Internet Architect...
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15 Beyond the Goal: Eliyahu Go...
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16 Continuous delivery and Dev...
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17 Execution: The Discipline o...
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18 TCP/IP Illustrated Volumes ...
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19 How to Measure Anything: Fi...
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20 The Field Guide to Understa...
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21 Blink: The Power of Thinkin...
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22 Visible Ops Security: Achie...
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23 Steve Jobs
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24 Made to Stick: Why Some Ide...
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25 Drop the Pink Elephant: 15 ...
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25 Outliers: The Story of Success
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27 Unix Network Programming, V...
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27 Systems Performance: Enterp...
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29 The Four Steps to the Epiph...
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30 Resilience Engineering: Con...
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31 The New Economics for Indus...
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32 The Art of Capacity Plannin...
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33 The Mission, The Men, and M...
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34 Deploying Rails: Automate, ...
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34 Beautiful Builds
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34 Scalability Rules: 50 Princ...
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34 Refactoring to Patterns
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34 Pro Website Development and...
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34 Getting Value out of Agile ...
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34 Automation and Monitoring w...
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41 The Art of Scalability: Sca...
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42 Critical Chain
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42 UNIX Network Programming, V...
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44 Getting Real: The Smarter, ...
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45 Hadoop: The Definitive Guide
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46 Drift Into Failure: From Hu...
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46 iWoz
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48 The Power of Habit: Why We ...
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48 Great by Choice: Uncertaint...
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50 Corporate Confidential: 50 ...
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51 The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommo...
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52 Flight: My Life in Mission ...
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53 The Rickover Effect: How On...
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54 Failure is not an Option: M...
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55 The Power of Full Engagemen...
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56 Team Geek: A Software Devel...
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57 The Soul of a New Machine
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58 Skunk Works: A Personal Mem...
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59 Empires of Light: Edison, T...
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60 Behind human error : cognit...
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message 1: by Bill (new)

Bill Cunningham Five Dysfunctions of a Team?

Would also recommend 'Velocity' by Dee Jacob, Suzan Bergland and Jeff Cox as an excellent 'Phoenix Project' like overview of TOC, Lean and Six Sigma.


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