https://www.amazon.ca/Phoenix-Project-DevOps-Helping-Business/dp/0988262509

 

review quote:   "This is the most amazing IT book I have ever read. Though it follows a fictitious company, the events are so real life that anyone in industry is going to relate to the story.  Buy this book, read this book and then hand it to a senior manager in your organization." -- Stephen Northcutt, Fellow and President, SANS Technology Institute


so, it turns out the name was accidental.