Adventures in DevOps

DevOps 007: Monitoring in a Technical Environment

Sponsors CacheFly Panel Nell Shamrell-Harrington Scott Nixon Episode Summary In this episode of the Adventures in DevOps podcast, panelists Nell Shamrell-Harrington and Scott Nixon talk about monitoring in the software world. They start the discussion by talking about the difference between monitoring and alerting. They discuss how logging comes into picture in monitoring, two main…

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DevOps 006: All Things Cloud with Bob Quillin

Sponsors CacheFly Panel Nell Shamrell-Harrington Lee Whalen Charles Max Wood Joined by special guest: Bob Quillin Episode Summary This episode of the Adventures in DevOps podcast is joined by Bob Quillin, Vice President – Oracle Cloud Developer Relations, based in Austin, Texas. He manages a team of developer advocates working on cloud native solutions. He…

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DevOps 005: Chef Explained

Sponsors CacheFly Panel Nell Shamrell-Harrington Lee Whalen Episode Summary This episode of the Adventures in DevOps podcast is all about Chef. Nell Shamrell-Harrington – Principal Engineer at Chef Software is interviewed by panelist Lee Whalen starting with what Chef is and what it is used for. Nell describes how Chef works with containers, Chef Habitat…

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DevOps 004: Blameless culture and Reliability with Ashar Rizqi

Panel Charles Max Wood Scott Nixon Lee Whalen Joined by Special Guest: Ashar Rizqi Summary Ashar Rizqi, co-founder and CEO of Blameless, Inc., shares his approach to taking an unreliable system and making it reliable. The panel discusses the importance of maintaining a blameless culture. Ashar explains what an error budget is and principles to use…

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DevOps 003: The Tool Chain Crisis with Priyanka Sharma

Panel Charles Max Wood Lee Whalen Scott Nixon Joined by Special Guest: Priyanka Sharma Summary Priyanka Sharma gives an intro to the tool chain crisis; the panel shares their perspective on the crisis and where they see this problem. The panel considers how to solve this problem and Priyanka outlines a solution. She gives examples…

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DevOps 002: Castigated by Containers

Panel Nell Shamrel-Harrington Lee Waylin Scott Nixon Episode Summary The panelists introduce themselves. Nell is a principal engineer at Chef, Lee runs the DevOps consulting team Fuzzy Logic Systems, and Scott runs Cloud Mechanics consulting. The topic of today’s podcast is containers. They begin by defining what a container is, with each sharing their own…

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DevOps 001: What is DevOps?

Sponsors CacheFly Panel Nell Shamrell-Harrington Lee Whalen Scott Nixon Episode Summary Welcome to the first episode of the Adventures in DevOps podcast! The panelists Nell Shamrell-Harrington – Principal Engineer at Chef Software, Lee Whalen – Principal Engineer and President at Fuzzy Logic Tech, and Scott Nixon – Founder at Cloud Mechanics, kickstart the show by…

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