Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in
It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

What is the story behind the Opsgenie name?

I am curious how Opsgenie got its name? Does anyone know the story behind it?

1 answer

1 accepted

2 votes
Answer accepted
Gökçem Atlassian Team Jun 10, 2019

Hi Jodi,

 

Thanks for contacting with us. Opsgenie is a modern incident management platform for operating always-on services, empowering Dev & Ops teams to plan for service disruptions and stay in control during incidents.

Basically the name is coming from Ops of Operations and Genie is the genie. :)

Thanks @Gökçem I was just curious if there was a story behind the name like there is for Trello. For example why they chose genie to be part of the name.

Like Andy - PTC Redundant likes this

I think it was an on-purpose conspiracy so they could have the best GIF posts on community.... a form of Positive Propaganda ;o)

gen_01.gif

Like # people like this

LOL I love that @Andy - PTC Redundant - yes so true, best gifs around :)

Like # people like this
Monique vdB Community Manager Jun 24, 2019

I love the low-fi one you found @Andy - PTC Redundant !


genie.gif

Like Andy - PTC Redundant likes this

I always like the lo-fi ones... there's something so raw about them :)

Like Day Dosch likes this

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Opsgenie

Leveraging Atlassian’s Opsgenie and AWS Cloudformation Registry to stay ahead of incidents

In the past, managing IT infrastructure was a hard job. It required a lot of manual effort and it was hard to keep track of all the necessary information (monitoring, scalability etc). Thankfully, as...

2,442 views 0 13
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you