Tag DevOps

Deployment with Avi Cavale

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Shippable.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Software deployment evolves over time. In the 90s, a “deployment” might have meant issuing a new edition of your software via CD-ROM. Today, a deployment is often a multi-stage process. A new software build will undergo automated unit tests and integration tests, before being deployed to users.  The deployment might only go out to a small percentage of total users initially, with that

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Data Applications With Dave King

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/DataApps.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Data scientists need flexible interfaces for displaying and manipulating data sets. Data engineers need to be able to visualize how their data pipelines wire together databases and data processing frameworks. DevOps engineers need dashboards to understand their monitoring data at a high level. All of these programmers are building data applications. Data applications let us visualize and manipulate data sets effectively. In today’s

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DevOps Handbook with Gene Kim

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/devops_handbook_edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download The intent of the DevOps movement is to get organizations moving faster and more effectively by breaking down siloes, and improving communication. Gene Kim’s book The Phoenix Project illustrated this by telling the fictional story of a company adopting a DevOps mentality. Although that book was fiction, Gene is an experienced engineer, having worked as founder and CTO of Tripwire, a software company

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Container Security with Phil Estes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Container_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Containers have become the unit of infrastructure that many technology stacks deploy to. With the shift to containers, the attack surface of an application has changed, and we need to reconsider our security models; the resource allocation of our containers, the interactions between different containers on a single machine, and the big picture–how the external web may interact with our containers. Phil Estes

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The Art of Monitoring with James Turnbull

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/The_Art_of_Monitoring_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Monitoring translates machine data into actionable business metrics, and is a key component of a modern software company. James Turnbull’s new book “The Art of Monitoring” describes how organizations can build their monitoring infrastructure.     James joins the show today to outline the strategies that a company can use to proactively monitor their systems. We talk about pull- vs. push-based monitoring, events,

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Platforms with Bridget Kromhout

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Platforms.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download At software conferences, I like to walk around the vendor booths and talk to the representatives from different companies. By talking to the vendors about their marketing pitches, I get an idea of how those companies are positioning themselves for the future, and the complex business landscape of software becomes slightly easier to understand.   At recent conferences, many of the big vendors have

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Secret Management and Vault with Hashicorp’s Seth Vargo

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Vault_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Every software application has secrets. User passwords and database credentials must be managed carefully, because poor access controls can lead to disaster scenarios. Vault is a tool for secret management, developed at Hashicorp, a company that builds software tools for application delivery and infrastructure management. Seth Vargo is a software engineer and open source advocate at Hashicorp, and in today’s episode he discusses

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Logging and NoOps with Christian Beedgen

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Sumo_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “You write the code, but you don’t run it? That’s just preposterous.” Software applications are constantly generating logs. These logs are necessary to understand how an application is functioning, and logs are key to debugging. As applications have gotten more complex, logging infrastructure has become complex as well. Storing and managing all of our log data is such a big task that several

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Automating Infrastructure at HashiCorp with Mitchell Hashimoto

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Hashi_Edited_2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “SaaS, whether we want it or not, in enterprise technology or in our data centers, is coming.” Application delivery has become more complex as software architectures have moved into the cloud. Data center infrastructure has turned into code to be manipulated, and software engineering teams are adjusting their strategies. HashiCorp is a company that builds open-source software for application development and deployment. Mitchell

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Application Crash Monitoring with James Smith

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/bugsnag_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “The dirty secret of software is that you cannot fix every single bug.” Applications can and will crash — it is increasingly important for developers to have visibility into the reasons how and why the crash occurred. James Smith is the guest on the show today, and joins Jeff to discuss why modern applications crash, and how developer products are improving to tighten

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DevOps at TopTal with Demir Selmanovic

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/devopstoptal_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “Whenever you create more communication lines by separating concerns – and you definitely do that between developers – you’re adding more complexity.” DevOps has been the subject of many episodes of Software Engineering Daily. And yet–the question we continue to ask ourselves is “what is DevOps?” In order to understand the present, we must look into the past. On today’s show, we break

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Continuous Delivery and Test Automation with Flo Motlik

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Codeship_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “It’s Friday night and you’re basically out of the office on your way to meet with friends. And you just merge this thing and put it into production because you have that trust – that the system will capture any kind of problem.” Continuous integration and deployment are important tools for modern software development. With continuous integration and deployment, individual engineers can push

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Engineering Cloud Services with Sam Kottler

“A lot of our customers are kind of AWS refugees who really don’t want all the stuff amazon has, and they just want a really easy to use system that is reliable.”

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Django with Frank Wiles

“Don’t be so rigid in your methodologies and beliefs and whatever ecosystem you’re in. Everybody’s gotta be a little bit flexible because that rigidity doesn’t work. The only thing that we do as technologists that is rigid is that the compiler isn’t going to take a syntax error.”

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Simplifying Docker with Sean Li

“Docker has made containers much more accessible to developers, and the timing is actually very good because of the whole DevOps infrastructure as code movement.”

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DevOps: Fundamental Answers

What is DevOps? DevOps was an unclear term at the beginning of the week. Depending on who you ask, DevOps is: the agile manifesto applied to sysadmin the applied version of The Lean Enterprise the people who manage tools like Jenkins and containers Does the DevOps role actually exist? DevOps is a loose cultural thing, like agile. “DevOps” engineers are often software engineers or operations people that have been rebranded with minor change

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Origin of DevOps with John and Damon from DevOps Cafe

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/devopscafe.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “DevOps is not a thing. It is a set of problem statements and solution possibilities that are always growing.” The hosts of DevOps Cafe joined Software Engineering Daily for a conversation about DevOps culture and misconceptions. Questions What do software engineers need to know about DevOps? What are the biggest misconceptions around DevOps? Is DevOps ultimately about continuous integration, or containers, or any

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DevOps at Nationwide Insurance with Carmen DeAdro

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/nationwide.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Nationwide Insurance has 8,000 engineers and has recently adopted a DevOps culture. Carmen DeArdo is technology director at Nationwide Insurance. Questions What was Nationwide like ten years ago? How is Nationwide different after instituting DevOps? What is the definition of “value delivery stream”? What are the different types of variance at Nationwide? How has Nationwide developed continuous integration patterns? Links Carmen DeArdo at DevOps

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