Creating a Production Launch Plan

For a Successful Launch, Planning Isn't Optional

by Alec Warner, Vitaliy Shipitsyn, Carmela Quinito

DescriptionTable of ContentsDetailsHashtagsReport an issue

Book Description

In this book, we describe the components of a launch plan at Google and offer practical methods you might apply to reduce production launch risks for your own products. We include lessons we have learned about what works well for launching Google products, including large products, new features for existing products, and even small products. The lessons we describe are adaptable for consumer-oriented services regardless of company size or a product's user base. How much control you have over the product's architecture, source code, and operational tuning affects how adaptable you may find these practices. Those with enterprise-oriented services should find most of this advice relevant, though your implementation may differ.

We hope that after reading this book you will share our opinion that launch planning isn't optional. You know your situation best. We encourage you to choose the practices that are most relevant to you and adapt them to your circumstances.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Creating a Production Launch Plan ebook for free in PDF format (2.6 MB).

Table of Contents

 
Creating a Production Launch Plan
 
 
What Does a Launch Plan Look Like?
 
 
Benefits of Launch Planning
 
 
Elements of a Successful Launch
 
 
Launch Structure and Execution
 
 
What to Do on Launch Day
 
 
Case Study: Lessons Learned from a Product Launch
 
 
Wrapping Up
 
 
Appendix: Launch Plan Template
 

Book Details

Subject
Computer Science
Publisher
O'Reilly Media
Published
2019
Pages
45
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13 Digital
9781492075943
ISBN10 Digital
1492075949
PDF Size
2.6 MB
License
CC BY

Related Books

Advances in Wheat Genetics: From Genome to Field
This proceedings is a collection of 46 selected papers that were presented at the 12th International Wheat Genetics Symposium (IWGS). Since the launch of the wheat genome sequencing project in 2005, the arrival of draft genome sequences has marked a new era in wheat genetics and genomics, catalyzing rapid advancement in the field. This book provide...
Aquaponics Food Production Systems
This book, written by world experts in aquaponics and related technologies, provides the authoritative and comprehensive overview of the key aquaculture and hydroponic and other integrated systems, socio-economic and environmental aspects. Aquaponic systems, which combine aquaculture and vegetable food production offer alternative technology soluti...
Sago Palm
This book addresses a wide variety of events and technologies concerning the sago palm, ranging from its botanical characteristics, culture and use to social conditions in the places where it is grown, in order to provide a record of research findings and to benefit society. It discusses various subjects, including the sago palm and related species...
Agricultural Implications of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident
This book reports the results from on-site research into radioactive cesium contamination in various agricultural systems affected by the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident that occurred in March 2011. This is the second volume from the research groups formed in the Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences of The University of ...
Urban Planning Against Poverty
This free book revisits the theoretical foundations of urban planning and the application of these concepts and methods in the context of Southern countries by examining several case studies from different regions of the world. For instance, the case of Koudougou, a medium-sized city in one of the poorest countries in the world, Burkina Faso, with ...
Plant Physiology, Development and Metabolism
This book focuses on the fundamentals of plant physiology for undergraduate and graduate students. It consists of 34 chapters divided into five major units. Unit I discusses the unique mechanisms of water and ion transport, while Unit II describes the various metabolic events essential for plant development that result from plants’ ability to cap...