Welcome to the 2023 DevOps Pulse Survey, our sixth annual effort to gain perspective on trends, best practices, and challenges facing observability and cloud monitoring.

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* 1. What is your role in the company?

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* 2. What is the size of your company?

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* 3. What region do you work in?

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* 4. What gender do you identify as? (Select all that apply)

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* 5. Where are you today in your overall cloud journey?

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* 6. Where are you today in your overall DevOps journey?

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* 7. What are some of the ways that you are currently practicing DevOps? (Select all that apply)

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* 8. Where are you today in your overall Kubernetes journey?

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* 9. Where do you find the most difficulties when running Kubernetes in production? (Select all that apply)

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* 10. What are your biggest challenges in monitoring Kubernetes? (Select all that apply)

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* 11. Who is responsible for ensuring observability? (Select all that apply)

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* 12. How many observability tools are you using?

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* 13. What percentage of your observability tools are open source?

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* 14. What is the primary reason you choose open source tools for observability? (select all that apply)

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* 15. When you're using open source tools for observability, what are the most common challenges? (Select all that apply)

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* 16. Which of these monitoring & observability tools / frameworks are you using? (Select all that apply)

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* 17. Does your company employ a shared services or platform engineering model - where one group enables observability for other/multiple teams?

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* 18. Who owns or administers observability in your organization? (Select all that apply)

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* 19. What is your team’s current Mean Time to Recovery (MTTR) during production incidents?

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* 20. Are you satisfied with the current rate of MTTR during production incidents?

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* 21. On a scale of 1-5, how extensive and mature is your observability program/strategy?

1 (Low) 5 (Extremely High)
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* 22. On a scale of 1-5, how important is distributed tracing to your observability strategy?

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* 23. If you do not currently deploy distributed tracing, but plan to do so, when in the future do you plan on implementing it?

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* 24. What are your main challenges in gaining observability into your cloud native environment? (Select all that apply)

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* 25. How are you evolving your observability strategy based on costs? (Select all that apply)

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* 26. Are you increasingly seeking out means to control observability costs through improved data cleansing and optimization? (Select all that apply)

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* 27. Does your team have primary responsibility for infrastructure and application security?

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* 28. Does your team have responsibility for security in the software/CI/CD pipeline?

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* 29. Has your move to more cloud native capabilities increasingly introduced additional security challenges?

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* 30. To what extent does your organization employ a unified model for observabilty and security monitoring?

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* 31. If you would like to receive a copy of the results, please enter your email address.

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