DevOps Paradox

DevOps Paradox


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DOP 97: Processing Event Streams With Apache Kafka
March 03, 2021

#97: A chess player knows to write down their moves so they can replay their matches and learn from them. Having the ability to replay those matches also gives you the ability to start over and see where something goes wrong. In today's episode, we...

DOP 96: The Kubernetes API Is Becoming Omnipresent
February 24, 2021

#96: With the advent of software like Crossplane, we are beginning to see the Kubernetes API coming more to the forefront. In today's episode, we attempt to tackle why it appears that events are still not completely understood.   Crossplane: ...

DOP 95: Should Everything Be Automated?
February 17, 2021

#95: You would think in 2021, we still wouldn't be having this conversation. However, it happens everyday. Should everything be automated? You might surprised at our answer.   Transcript:   YouTube channel:   Books and Courses:...

DOP 94: Are Videos or Text Better for Learning?
February 10, 2021

#94: Some people like reading text. Some people like watching videos. Which one are you when it comes to learning and building your skillset? Today, we talk about what we like as both producers and consumers of content.   Transcript:  ...

DOP 93: Creating a Healthy Working Environment
February 03, 2021

#93: Many times, probably most, people don't leave your company only for more money. There's usually more to it than that. Today we discuss different things that a company can do to keep people from leaving that normally would.   Transcript: ...

DOP 92: Frontend vs Backend Development in 2021
January 27, 2021

#92: On this podcast, we spend a lot of time discussing backend and infrastructure. Today, we speak with Grady Saccullo, a front end developer for Cycle, a container orchestration platform. We talk about what it's like to work in a smaller shop in...

DOP 91: It's Past Time to Abandon Docker Compose
January 20, 2021

#91: The Docker of 2021 is not the same as the Docker of 2016, especially when it comes to the tools around the Kubernetes ecosystem. Today, we talk about how Docker Compose should not be used to manage Kubernetes and how you should be developing...

DOP 90: Event Driven Continuous Delivery With Keptn
January 13, 2021

#90: Email. Slack. Kubernetes. These things have at least one thing in common. They are all event-driven. Even if you don't agree with that statement, we can agree that asynchronous development has taken off in the past few years, thus exploding the...

DOP 89: 2021 - the Year of the Irrelevant
January 06, 2021

#89: 2020 is in the rear view mirror. 2021 is out the front windshield. The items that are going to be the most important are going to be those items that are the most irrelevant. In today's episode, we try to unwind what that means and why it matters...

DOP 88: DevOps in 2020 - Year in Review
December 30, 2020

#88: 2020 was quite a year. Your year may have been great or it may have been horrible. Hopefully it trended towards great, even if did not live up to your expectations. In today's episode, we look back over some of the items that we encountered and...