Rank #1: Episode 86 - Moving Back To The Monolith
Where we discuss the future of microservices… is it the monolith?
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Mar 13 2020
Rank #2: Episode 52 - Technical Solutions for Social Problems
Where we discuss why using technical solutions rarely solve social problems, or solve them very poorly.
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Jul 11 2018
Rank #4: Episode 62 - Immutable Infrastructure
Where we discuss the pros and cons of immutable infrastructure.
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Nov 26 2018
Rank #5: Episode 72 - A Tale of Three Postmortems
Where we discuss three incident postmortems; two written by CloudFlare and one by AWS.
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Jul 12 2019
Rank #6: Episode 45 - Social and Technical Contracts For Teams
Where we discuss the social and technical contracts that should be considered when setting up a working group, both long-standing and ad-hoc.
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Nov 07 2017
Rank #7: Episode 61: Tech Mergers And Acquisitions - RedHat and IBM
Where we talk about IBMs purchase of RedHat, and some of the past implications of tech tech mergers and acquisitions.
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Nov 15 2018
Rank #8: Episode 74 - Small Office/Home Office Networking
Where we discuss small office and home office networking gear.
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Jul 25 2019
Rank #9: Episode 46 - Service Design Documentation
Nov 27 2017
Rank #10: Episode 47 - Efficient Meetings
Where we discuss the reasons to have meetings, and some gudielines on making them less awful for everyone involved.
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Dec 04 2017
Rank #11: Episode 85 - Concurrency vs Parallelism in Systems Design
Where we discuss concurrency and parallelism in systems design, and touch on programming languages and challenges a little bit.
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Feb 28 2020
Rank #12: Episode 80 - Revisiting Immutable Infrastructure
Where we talk (again) about immutable infrastructure, especially now that Kubernetes has a mature way to handle state, the statefulset.
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Dec 20 2019
Rank #13: Episode 51 - Divide and Conquer
Jul 04 2018
Rank #14: Episode 68 - Monitorama PDX 2019
Where we discuss our plans for Monitorama, one of our favorite conferences.
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May 28 2019
Rank #15: Episode 78 - Retractions and Reactions
Where we talk about the tendancy the internet at large has to overract to things, including two examples of this. The GitLab User Tracking terms of service and subsequent rollback, and the Terraform Azure provider id issue.
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Nov 22 2019
Rank #16: Episode 42 - Choosing A License
Where we discuss available software licensing, both for code you have written and code you are thinking of adopting into your projects.
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Aug 17 2017
Rank #17: Episode 71 - Long Term Prometheus Metrics Storage
Jul 05 2019
Rank #18: Episode 84 - Observability Best Practices
Where we discuss best practices around selecting technologies and strategies for building an observability stack.
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Feb 14 2020
Rank #19: Episode 60: Deeper Into Kubernetes
Where we talk more about Kubernetes and dig a little deeper into why it has become so popular.
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Nov 05 2018
Rank #20: Episode 83 - Analog Tools For a Digital World - Part 2
Where we discuss analog tools for an work-from-home digital world. Desk ergonomics, common utility items, and other considerations to make life easier.
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Feb 01 2020