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Using peer-to-peer technology to change the CDN industry

Published on 03/19/2018

Peer-to-peer possibilities are now embedded in modern browsers thanks to technology like WebRTC. It enables browsers to talk with each other without needing any middlemen, like servers, to relay information. This has unlocked a number of fascinating possibilities, one of which we explore in this brand new episode. Shahar Mor from Peer5 joins us to explain how they are streaming data in a much faster and more scalable way than CDNs can do on their own. Using peer-to-peer technology to change the CDN industry

Simplicity at scale with Simon Eskildsen of Shopify

Published on 01/18/2018

Shopify is an impressive platform for a number of reasons. It runs a heavy load for customers that rely on uptime for their businesses to survive and thrive, it was one of the first large production workloads to run Docker, and they’ve got a lot of bright minds. Simon is one of those minds, and he joins us back for another episode to talk about migrating to the cloud, Kubernetes, maintaining a simple, scalable codebase while still delivering within deadlines, and the challenges of growing from a few dozen to a few hundred engineers. Those are just a few of the topics we cover - check out the episode to find out how Shopify does simplicity at scale. Simplicity at scale with Simon Eskildsen of Shopify

Interview with Anthony James – Founder of Linux Academy – NEW CO-HOST!

Published on 12/29/2017

Please help me welcome Anthony James, our new co-host! Anthony built Linux Academy from the ground up into what's become one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. on the Inc 500 list. He's learned a lot of technical and business lessons along the way, which he shares in this episode. If you're a technical founder, entrepreneur, or if you want to learn more about the show's new co-host and our plans for 2018, check this out. Interview with Anthony James – Founder of Linux Academy – NEW CO-HOST!

Building, learning, and growing startups with Steve Corona

Published on 12/15/2017

As Chief Architect at BigCommerce and CTO at TwitPic, Steve has grown engineering teams from two to 100+ and has learned a great deal along the way. Now, he's diving headfirst into cryptocurrency and playing with new technologies. Building, learning, and growing startups with Steve Corona

Building a Data Analytics Pipeline from Scratch on AWS with Manisha Sule

Published on 11/19/2017

Imagine you were put in charge of building a data analytics platform for one of your products in a matter of weeks or months. How would you pull that off? Manisha was put in that position, and her team built a pipeline based on a Lambda architecture, all using AWS services. This architecture is capable of handling real-time as well as historical and predictive analytics. We cover this, and more, in this episode. Building a Data Analytics Pipeline from Scratch on AWS with Manisha Sule

Making Artificial Intelligence easy for developers with Keen Browne

Published on 11/17/2017

If implementing artificial intelligence sounds as intimidating to you as it does to me, then this may peak your interest. We met up with Keen Browne, the co-founder and Head of Product at Bons.ai, because they are working on a way to make it much easier for programmers to integrate AI in their systems. How does Bons.ai do it? How did they get started? Find out in this in-person interview. Making Artificial Intelligence easy for developers with Keen Browne

Stack Exchange Engineering with Nick Craver

Published on 01/19/2017

What keeps the Stack Exchange suite of websites running under massive load? This episode covers the infrastructure and engineering ingenuity powering our favorite platform. Stack Exchange Engineering with Nick Craver

Error and performance tracking with JD Trask from Raygun

Published on 10/13/2016

Tracking errors and performance issues in production environments and in real time can help drastically improve user experience. This episode not only talks about implementing exactly that, but it also talks about building and scaling Raygun, which is a service that provides this solution. This episode covers both business and technical knowledge. Error and performance tracking with JD Trask from Raygun

Building APIs, the Cloud Elements way

Published on 09/19/2016

Learn how to build scalable APIs with features like performance analytics, from a company that focuses on building API integrations. Also learn about their development pipeline, culture, and communication, and how important these are when you are growing quickly. Building APIs, the Cloud Elements way

JavaScript and its role in Artificial Intelligence, AR, and VR

Published on 08/09/2016

Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality, and Virtual Reality are all popular topics right now, but what can we expect from them and what role will JavaScript play in this future? We talk about these points, and we also talk about finding the right talent when hiring, and how to get jobs in the industry. JavaScript and its role in Artificial Intelligence, AR, and VR

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