Erik is a Principal Cloud Developer Advocate at Microsoft and has over 15 years of experience in the industry. He is also the Organizer for GopherCon and Co-author of Go in Action   Links   Resources Communicating Sequential Processes Gophers Slack K8s Slack   […]

Episode 139 – Talking Go with Erik St. Martin

  Suz is a front-end developer by trade, and open source contributor and enthusiast in her spare time. She likes the web, robots, accessibility, education, and code.   Links   Resources Xbox Adaptive Controller   “Tempting Time” by Animals As Leaders […]

Episode 138 – MXChip and IoT with Suz Hinton

  Mads is the Program Manager for the C# Language. He maintains the language specification and runs the language design process for C#. Many years ago Mads was a professor, and also contributed to a language starting with J.   Links   Resources   […]

Episode 137 – Mads Torgersen on C# 8 and Beyond

  With recent events, many of us have been or will be told to work from home. Today we are going to discuss tips and techniques to be effective as a remote worker. Staying focused StayFocusd Listen to music Dedicated space Desk Chair Wifi (Dream Machine is awesome!) Others? interacting […]

Episode 136 – Working Remotely

  Aaron is the CTO and co-founder of Petabridge, where they are making distributed programming for .NET developers easy by working on Akka.NET and Helios. Prior to Petabridge he founded MarkedUp Analytics, and worked at Microsoft as a Startup Developer Evangelist.   Links   Resources […]

Episode 135 – Akka.NET with Aaron Stannard

  The 3 of us have all worked at a startup before. We don’t remember it being too terribly chaotic and yet somehow we were still successful. What do you think of when you hear that so-and-so company has a startup culture? – Beer – Ping Pong – Beanbag chairs […]

Episode 134 – Startup Culture

  Brice is a senior software engineer on the Entity Framework team at Microsoft. In his spare time, he enjoys giving back to the community through blogging and open source.   Links   “Tempting Time” by Animals As Leaders used with permissions – All Rights Reserved […]

Episode 132 – EF and EF Core with Brice Lambson

  What is devops? DevOps is the union of people, process, and technology to enable the continous delivery of value to customers Key metrics for successful development Throughput Lead Time – from concept to deployed Deployment Frequency – how frequent new code is deployed Stability Change Failure – how often […]

Episode 130 – Progression Into DevOps

  Karl is a technology team builder, software engineer, and startup enthusiast. He’s CTO at The Graide Network and helps technology speakers succeed at CFP Land.   Links   Resources The Architecture Of Open Source Applications The Comprehensive Guide to Speaking at Technology Conferences in […]

Episode 129 – Conference Speaking with Karl Hughes

  What causes burnout? Too much work? Possibly, but not necessarily Many people work crazy hours and do not suffer from burnout. Work/life balance? Again, this is possible The feeling of work/life unbalance is more of a symptom than a reason. Compound Stress This seems to be the real cause. […]

Episode 128 – Dealing with Burnout