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Managing a CDN with Carl Gustas

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/CDN_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “We’re not always in control of other people’s networks.” CDN stands for content delivery network. A content delivery network is a system of distributed servers that delivers web pages and other web content. Without CDNs, the internet would be much slower, because CDNs function as a caching layer for most web resources. Carl Gustas is an engineer at CacheFly, a popular content delivery

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Code Analysis with Dan Silivestru and Gord Tanner

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/bithound_edited_with_pre.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “JavaScript as a language is evolving year over year with new implementations and new language features, and we need to make sure we stay on top of those.” Code analysis tools can help a developer understand code. One tool for code analysis is bitHound, which provides code and dependency analysis for NodeJS applications. On today’s episode, we discuss how to use a code

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Gitter Engineering with Mike Bartlett and Andrew Newdigate

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Gitter_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “The most important thing behind it is to think about developers in the way that product people think about consumers, and that the first time experience of your API needs to be ridiculously simple.” Software developers have been socializing on chat rooms for decades. In the nineties, we began using IRC and AOL instant messenger. In the early 2000s, we turned to Google

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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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