DevOps vs SRE

An Introduction for Non-Technical Startup Founders

DevOps, as the name suggests, is a development practice that focuses on “making it easier to build, test, and deploy software”.

SREs (Site Reliability Engineers) are operations engineers who are responsible for running large-scale production systems at Google-scale.

Why would you want an SRE?

What do I need to get started?

Why would you want an DevOps?

In other words: a DevOps is more focused on development than an SRE is, but still makes sure that everything runs smoothly!

Why would you want a Developer?

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