The Cloudcast

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The Cloudcast is the industry's leading, independent Cloud Computing podcast. Since 2011, co-hosts Aaron Delp & Brian Gracely have interviewed technology and business leaders that are shaping the future of computing. Topics will include Cloud Computing | Open Source | AWS | Azure | GCP | Serverless | DevOps | Big Data | ML | AI | Security | Kubernetes | AppDev | SaaS | PaaS | CaaS | IoT. Also available, the "Cloudcast Basics" podcast (@cloudcastbasics), for anyone new to Cloud Computing.

SLOs for Everyone May 1, 2022
No Brian (Gracely) for a Sunday Perspective this week. We have Brian Singer (@brian_singer, CPO @nobl9inc) talking about Service Level Objectives (SLO), what they are, why they matter, and how to use SLOs to focus on innovation vs. technical debt. **SHOW: 613** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -**[ **http://bit.ly/cloudcast- cnotw**](http://bit.ly/cloudcast-cnotw) …
Borja Burgos (@borja_burgos, Director of Product @datadoghq) talks about monitoring and measuring CI/CD environments, “shift left” for security and test coverage, and understanding test coverage patterns. **SHOW: 612** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -**[ **http://bit.ly/cloudcast- cnotw**](http://bit.ly/cloudcast-cnotw) **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**[ **" CLOUDCAST BASICS"**](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [LoadForge](https://loadforge.com/) \- …
Could you explain Twitter to a 5yr old? Some things are just difficult to explain, and this week we look at the challenges of trying to explain complex technical concepts to everyday people. **SHOW: 611** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** …
DataCenter-as-a-Service April 20, 2022
Ian McClarty (President @PhoenixNAP) talks about the evolution of the CoLocation and DataCenter-as-a-Service market, cloud repatriation, how software has changed the economics and working closely with hyperscalers. **SHOW: 610** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -**[ **http://bit.ly/cloudcast- cnotw**](http://bit.ly/cloudcast-cnotw) **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**[ **" CLOUDCAST BASICS"**](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [Teleport …
Transitioning from a technical role to a “less” technical role can be scary. Let’s look at how you might evaluate a change, and some tips to succeed in the transition. **SHOW: 609** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -**[ **http://bit.ly/cloudcast- cnotw**](http://bit.ly/cloudcast-cnotw) **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**[ **" CLOUDCAST BASICS"**](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW …
Ben Hagan ([@ben_hagan](https://twitter.com/ben_hagan?lang=en), Founder/CEO [@polyScaleAI](https://www.polyscale.ai)) talks about the challenges of database performance, distributed data and applications, and how caching-as-a- service can improve performance. **SHOW: 608 CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK - ** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [Spot by NetApp](https://spot.io/company/) * [More Cloud, Less Cost …
Every week we talk about new technologies and new trends. But studies show us that new technology adoption tends to be very slow, especially at high levels. What’s behind the inability of new tech to displace legacy tech? **SHOW: 607** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW …
Multi-Cloud Networking April 6, 2022
William Collins (@@WCollins502, Principal Cloud Architect @AlkiraNet) talks about how to seamlessly build multi-cloud networks for any applications. **SHOW: 606 CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK - ** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [LoadForge](https://loadforge.com/) \- Modern, developer-first load testing and stress tests for websites, APIs and …
DevOps mashes together two things, Dev and Ops. But in reality, it includes much more than that. But who owns DevOps? Does anyone use all of DevOps? And is DevOps a people, process or technology? **SHOW: 605** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST** \- …
Loren Goodman (CTO @InRule) talks about the intersection of AI/ML, DevOps, and Low Code/NoCode and making complex decisions using automation. **SHOW: 604 CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK - ** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [strongDM](https://www.strongdm.com/) \- Secure infrastructure access for the modern stack. * Manage …
Making changes to applications has always been difficult. DevOps and Microservices introduced new techniques to simplify that, but also introduced new challenges that can be difficult to manage. Should things be easier for Devs or Ops? **SHOW: 603** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST …
Forrest Brazeal ([@forrestbrazeal](https://twitter.com/forrestbrazeal), Head of Content [@GoogleCloud](https://twitter.com/GoogleCloud)) talks about the realities of multi-cloud (intended and accidental), how to adapt skills to new cloud environments, and best vs. worst practices. **SHOW: 602 CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK - ** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [Datadog Monitoring](https://www.datadoghq.com/product/): …
There are transitional moments, often many, in your career when you just don’t think you can make the change. This week we look at the thought process of how to address those “don’t think I can” moments. **SHOW: 601** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST …
Jesse Proudman (Makara, Co-Founder & CEO) talks about how he moved from infrastructure into the world of crypto. He gives advice on learning and his plans to make investing in this space more approachable for everyone. **SHOW: 600** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST …
We’re at an interesting crossroads. Technology is becoming more distributed, and yet the teams managing it are having to become more integrated. For successful companies, this is creating a different way to think about “platform” services. **SHOW: 599** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST …
Elliot Shmukler (@eshmu, Co-Founder/CEO @anomalo_hq) and Jeremy Stanley (@jeremystan, Co-Founder/CTO) talk about how data integrity and changes can impact both technology and business decisions. **SHOW: 598** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [Polyscale.ai](https://www.polyscale.ai/) \- PolyScale solves global database latency and …
Sometimes change happens fast, and sometimes change happens over a long period of time. Today’s show tries to put a few things in perspective around tech and non-tech change. **SHOW: 597** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [strongDM](https://www.strongdm.com/) \- Secure …
Security Access as Code March 2, 2022
Tim Prendergast ([@auxome](https://twitter.com/auxome), CEO [strongDM](https://twitter.com/strongDM)) talks about security access as code, the latest security trends including Zero Trust and taking a modern approach to security. **SHOW: 596** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * CloudZero - [Cloud Cost Intelligence for Engineering …
Kubernetes won the container wars and continues to grow in use across many industries. But how did something that was about Cloud-native Applications gain traction without a developer experience? **SHOW: 595** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [Teleport is the …
Data Observability Feb. 23, 2022
Kevin Hu (@kevinzenghu, Co-Founder | CEO at @Metaplane) talks about the concepts behind Data Observability and the unique challenges for Data Engineers. **SHOW: 594** **CLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK -** **CHECK OUT OUR NEW PODCAST -**["CLOUDCAST BASICS"](https://cloudcastbasics.net/) **SHOW SPONSORS:** * [BMC Wants to Know if your business is on it's …