In many organizations development teams are split up from systems administrators. Both teams focus mainly on their roles and responsibilities, but this can lead to problems. Tensions between the groups can hinder your organization’s efforts in getting the best product to the consumers in the shortest amount of time. Below are quotes which are commonly come up between developers and systems administrators.
- “Why doesn’t the development team have to be on call? It’s their code that breaks the system.”
- “Why does the sysadmin get to dictate what tools/languages I can use to solve the problem?”
- “Add more hardware to the server”
- “Stop using so many resources on the system!”
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