On 21 March 2016 at 22:47, Marc A. Pelletier <m...@uberbox.org> wrote: > > The extra control is hypothetically nice, but in practice one-off services > that are different from the rest of the infrastructure (as a shop would be, > like the blog, OTRS, etc) tend to be *extremely* expensive and difficult to > care for, and tend to be the very weakest points of the system (including > privacy and security). > > Those are only limited by the choice of the foundation.
If they wanted someone with OTRS/wordpress/cisco ios/SmartTeam/etc skills, they would hire appropriately so the operations team was equipped with the staff and skills needed. It's like running a shop without a retail manager, It could work, but would work a lot better if it was staffed with people with the appropriate skillsets. _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimediaemail@example.com Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>