Measuring Performance - Level 1

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Providing oversight and management of Cloud Performance requires a good set of reports across a wide array of services and there can often be a lot of data and logs to sort through. Managing cloud performance requires a foundational understanding of Service Level Objectives and Service Level Indicators, to understand which key data points are rolling up to indicate uptime and cost.

This learning path teaches Measuring Performance to a Level 1 standard. 

Learning Objectives

  • Understand SLIs (Service Level Indicators) and how they relate to system uptime
  • Be able to define and establish appropriate SLIs
  • Understand SLOs (Service Level Objectives) and Error Budgets and how they relate to system uptime
  • Understand and establish appropriate SLOs


Your certificate for this learning path

Training Content

Course - Beginner - 22m
SRE Monitoring & Service Level Indicators
This course looks at monitoring and service level indicators within the context of site reliability engineering.
Course - Intermediate - 13m
SRE Service Level Objectives and Error Budgets
This course covers service level objectives and error budgets in site reliability engineering.
About the Author
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Jeremy is a Content Lead Architect and DevOps SME here at Cloud Academy where he specializes in developing DevOps technical training documentation.

He has a strong background in software engineering, and has been coding with various languages, frameworks, and systems for the past 25+ years. In recent times, Jeremy has been focused on DevOps, Cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure), Security, Kubernetes, and Machine Learning.

Jeremy holds professional certifications for AWS, GCP, Terraform, Kubernetes (CKA, CKAD, CKS).