Yearly Archives: 2021


  While “quality” can be subjective, certainly there are items with which we can agree? This is what Roy was saying Clayton is weirdly zen Azure DevOps Podcast with Jeffrey Palermo & Capers Jones missed requirements When agreements have been broken, understand the constraints? Team Agreements?   Resources Quality assurance […]

Episode 212 – Don’t Sacrifice Quality





  Roy Osherove has worked in the software industry for over 20 years, and has authored several books including “The Art of Unit Testing”. These days, he is working as a freelance consultant & trainer on-site for various companies across the world.   Links https://osherove.com/ https://twitter.com/RoyOsherove https://www.linkedin.com/in/osherove/ “Tempting Time” by […]

Episode 209 – Elastic Leadership with Roy Osherove


  Ryan has published programming and architecture books, been awarded Microsoft MVP and frequently talks at conferences and users groups. He started Vice Software 6 years ago and has grown to over 40 developers and continues to grow 50% year over year.   Links https://twitter.com/RyanVice1 https://www.linkedin.com/in/ryanvice https://vicesoftware.com/   Resources https://medium.com/@RyanVice/accuracy-in-project-estimation-starts-with-a-dirty-word-a9f37ae94c18 […]

Episode 208 – Software Consultancy with Ryan Vice


  Today we are going to talk about tech debt. What it is and how to manage it.   1) What is tech debt? – Intentional vs Unintentional (Software Entropy / Code Rot) cruft – Architectural Choice vs Poor Development Practice Types of tech debt – Deliberate Technical Debt – […]

Episode 207 – Tech Debt vs Cruft



  Oren Eini aka Ayende Rahien is the founder of Hibernating Rhinos which develops RavenDB, a NoSQL open source & ACID document database.   Links https://twitter.com/ayende https://ayende.com/blog/ https://github.com/ayende https://www.linkedin.com/in/ravendb/   Resources https://ravendb.net/ https://demo.ravendb.net/ https://ayende.com/blog/4499/why-raven-db https://ravendb.net/learn/inside-ravendb-book/reader/latest/1-welcome-to-ravendb http://demo.ravendb.net/ “Tempting Time” by Animals As Leaders used with permissions – All Rights Reserved × […]

Episode 206 – The Birth of RavenDB with Oren Eini


  Bryan is a Software architect, Microsoft MVP, Pluralsight author, Podcaster, and Blogger. He has twenty years experience; focusing on development of web applications, micro services and desktop applications.   Links https://twitter.com/bryanjhogan https://www.linkedin.com/in/bryanjhogan/ https://nodogmablog.bryanhogan.net/ https://nodogmapodcast.bryanhogan.net/ https://www.pluralsight.com/authors/bryan-hogan   Resources http://www.thepollyproject.org/ https://github.com/App-vNext/Polly https://github.com/Polly-Contrib/Polly.Contrib.WaitAndRetry https://medium.com/@marcodesanctis2/using-ihttpclientfactory-with-blazor-webassembly-7cc702f5e9f8 https://nodogmablog.bryanhogan.net/2020/12/polly-and-blazor-part-1-simple-wait-and-retry/ https://nodogmablog.bryanhogan.net/2021/01/polly-and-blazor-part-2-using-the-context/ “Tempting Time” by Animals As Leaders […]

Episode 205 – Polly with Bryan Hogan


  James is a PM Architect at Microsoft. He joined Xamarin in 2011 and has been at Microsoft now for 5 years. He joins us to talk about Comet, .NET MAUI, and a little bit about Xamarin Forms.   Links https://twitter.com/jtclancey https://github.com/clancey https://www.linkedin.com/in/jamesclancey https://www.twitch.tv/clancey   Resources https://github.com/dotnet/Comet https://github.com/dotnet/maui https://github.com/fsprojects/Fabulous https://dotnet.microsoft.com/apps/xamarin/xamarin-forms […]

Episode 204 – Comet and .NET MAUI with James Clancey



  Jon is a technical product manager, YouTuber and podcaster. He enjoys exploring the systems, strategies and tools that help us live happier, healthier, and more productive lives.   Links https://twitter.com/_jondouglas https://jondouglas.dev/ https://github.com/JonDouglas https://www.tiktok.com/@jondouglas   Resources Part-Time Programmer https://www.nuget.org/ https://dotnetfoundation.org/ https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/nuget/ https://try.dot.net/ “Tempting Time” by Animals As Leaders used with […]

Episode 203 – NuGet and TikTok with Jon Douglas


  Erik is CEO at Hit Subscribe, a unique marketing business that helps companies reach software engineers with content.   Links https://twitter.com/daedtech https://www.linkedin.com/in/erik-dietrich-109a888/ https://www.amazon.com/Erik-Dietrich/e/B00J6314XY https://www.hitsubscribe.com/ https://daedtech.com/ “Tempting Time” by Animals As Leaders used with permissions – All Rights Reserved × Subscribe now! Never miss a post, subscribe to The 6 […]

Episode 202 – Stories about Software with Erik Dietrich


  Rocky is an open source and distributed systems architect, author, and speaker. He’s currently CTO at Cognizant Softvision and calls Eden Prairie, Minnesota home   Links https://twitter.com/rockylhotka https://lhotka.net/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/rockfordlhotka/   Resources https://cslanet.com/ https://12factor.net/ https://blog.stackblitz.com/posts/introducing-webcontainers/   “Tempting Time” by Animals As Leaders used with permissions – All Rights Reserved × […]

Episode 201 – Sustainable OSS with Rockford Lhotka