Podcast

The Cloudcast - Cloud Computing

Aaron Delp and Brian Gracely host the industry's leading independent Cloud Computing podcast. Each week they discuss the technology and business changes that are driving Digital Transformation, DevOps, Cloud-Native applications and Hybrid Cloud. Topics include Cloud Computing | Open Source | AWS | Azure | GCP | Serverless | DevOps | Big Data | ML | AI | AppDev | SaaS | PaaS | CaaS | IoT. Guests are industry thought-leaders and founders of companies changing the IT industry.

Episodes

  • Chaos Engineering and Team Health

    Sep 18 2019

    SHOW: 415DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Paul Osman (@paulosman, SRE Engineering Manager @UnderArmour) about aligning business value to Chaos Engineering, measuring its impact, and changing team culture to embrace the chaos.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:PricingWire:  Monetization & Pricing Strategy for Software & Technology InnovatorsPricingWire - Pricing Metric Decision GuideDigital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital Ocean[FREE] Try an IT Pro ChallengeGet 20...more

  • Knative Serverless

    Sep 11 2019

    SHOW: 414DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Sebastien Goasguen (@sebgoa, CTO/Co-Founder at @TriggerMesh) about the evolution of the Knative project.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital OceanPricingWire:  Monetization & Pricing Strategy for Software & Technology InnovatorsPricingWire - Pricing Metric Decision Guide[FREE] Try an IT Pro ChallengeGet 20% off VelocityConf passes using discount code CLOUDCLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK:Hashi...more

  • Everything is a Little Bit Broken

    Sep 04 2019

    SHOW: 413DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Heidi Waterhouse, (@wiredferret, Developer Advocate @LaunchDarkly) about the challenges of balancing stability and agility, from a technology perspective and a cultural perspective. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:PricingWire:  Monetization & Pricing Strategy for Software & Technology InnovatorsPricingWire - Pricing Metric Decision GuideDigital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital Ocean[FREE] Try an IT Pro ChallengeGe...more

  • 2019 Mid-Year Industry Update

    Aug 28 2019

    SHOW: 412DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Brandon Whichard (@bwhichard, Co-Host of Software Defined Talk podcast) about the tech/cloud trends that have shaped the first half of 2019.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital OceanDatadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirt[FREE] Try an IT Pro ChallengeGet 20% of...more

  • Blockchain beyond the Database

    Aug 21 2019

    SHOW: 411DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Brian Platz (@bplatz, CEO/Co-Founder at @Flureee) about blockchain use-cases outside of cryptocurrencies, immutable data, graph databases, and building APIs on data. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtDigital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital Ocean[FREE] Tr...more

  • Etsy's Big Data Cloud Migration

    Aug 14 2019

    SHOW: 410DESCRIPTION: Aaron and Brian talk with Kevin McHale (Senior Staff Engineer at Etsy) about the migration of their Big Data / Data Science platform from on-premises to Google Cloud, the business drivers for the migration, and the lessons the team has learned throughout the multi-year process.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital OceanDatadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day tri...more

  • New Challenges for IT Professionals

    Aug 07 2019

    SHOW: 409DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Corey Hynes, (@CoreyJHynes, CEO Learn on Demand Systems, @LoDSystems) about the need for hands-on ways to learn new skills, train IT professionals, and how innovative companies and individuals are adapting to the new culture of tech learning challenges. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtDigita...more

  • The Rapidly Evolving Network

    Jul 31 2019

    SHOW: 408DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Devesh Garg (Co-Founder/CEO of @arrcusinc) about the growth of Arrcus, the evolution of the network (5G, IoT Edge, DC to Cloud, SDN), and the new economics of networking. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital OceanDatadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtGet 20% o...more

  • Amazon's journey to MARS

    Jul 24 2019

    SHOW: 407DESCRIPTION: Aaron and Brian talk with Stu Miniman, (@stu, Sr Analyst, Host of @theCUBE, and GM of Content at SiliconANGLE Media) about the Amazon re:MARS event, and how it addressed technology trends in Smart Cities, Drones, Voice-Controlled Apps, IoT, Alexa, AR/VR, and AI/ML.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtDigital Ocean Hom...more

  • Elastic for Search & Analytics

    Jul 17 2019

    SHOW: 406DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Steve Kearns (@skearns64, VP Product Mgmt @Elastic) about how search is being used in many ways of our day-to-day life, how search has evolved to be a core element of Analytics platforms, and how Elastic search is evolving to help the next generation of developers in area like APM, Security, Metrics, etc. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital OceanDatadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and Analytics...more

  • Understanding Graph Database Patterns

    Jul 10 2019

    SHOW: 405DESCRIPTION: Aaron and Brian talk with Emil Eifrem, (@emileifrem, Founder/CTO @Neo4j) about the emergence of graph databases, common use-cases, and how developers are thinking about new ways to leverage graph databases.  SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtDigital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Di...more

  • A Climate Code of Conduct for Events

    Jun 26 2019

    SHOW: 404DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Alexis Richardson (@monadic, CEO @weaveworks, Chair of TOC @CNCF) about the carbon footprint of technology conferences and a growing interest in making them more environmentally friendly.  SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital OceanDatadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datado...more

  • How Lyft Built a Service Mesh with Envoy

    Jun 19 2019

    SHOW: 403DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Jose Nino (@junr03, Software Engineer @Lyft) about how they evolved from a monolithic application to 300+ microservices, including a service mesh using the Envoy proxy.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtDash is a two-day conference presented by Datadog. Learn about building and scaling the next gene...more

  • Machine Learning with Kubeflow

    Jun 11 2019

    SHOW: 402DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with David Aronchick (@aronchick, Head of Open Source Machine Learning @Azure) about the history of the KubeFlow project, how it has evolved as a community, and how KubeFlow is making it easier to get started with Machine Learning on Kubernetes. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital OceanDatadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Liste...more

  • The Power of Community Engagement

    Jun 05 2019

    SHOW: 401DESCRIPTION: Aaron and Brian continue the "Four for Four Hundred" shows, with a focus on community engagement. Then Brian talks with Amy Lewis (@commsninja, Director Influence Marketing @VMware) about the importance of finding a community for technical learning, career advice, mentorship, and helping you find the joy in your current or future jobs. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Liste...more

  • Many Paths of an Engineering Journey

    May 29 2019

    SHOW: 400DESCRIPTION: Aaron and Brian continue the "Four for Four Hundred" shows, with a focus on engineering career opportunities. Then Brian talks with Nick Weaver (@lynxbat, Engineering Leader) about transitioning from customer to vendor, from junior to senior engineers, and the realities of Digital Transformation. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital OceanGet 20% off VelocityConf passes using discount code CLOUDSHOW INTERVIEW LINK...more

  • How Big is your Public Cloud bill?

    May 22 2019

    SHOW: 399DESCRIPTION: Aaron and Brian continue the "Four for Four Hundred" shows, with a focus on following the money in cloud computing. Then Brian talks with Corey Quinn (@QuinnyPig, Cloud Economist @ Duckbill Group) about the economic realities of being all-in on the public cloud.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $50 Credit on Digital OceanSnowflake HomepageGet started with Snowflake at snowflake.com/cloudcastGet 20% off VelocityConf passes using dis...more

  • Focusing Apps only on Business Value

    May 15 2019

    SHOW: 398DESCRIPTION: Aaron and Brian kick off "Four for Four Hundred" by discussing the massive evolutions of the industry over the last 8 years. Then Brian talks with Joe Emison (@JoeEmison, Co-Founder/CTO at Branch Insurance) about the next generation of serverless technologies to help develop applications, focusing only on creating business value, communicating this new approach to engineers, and leveraging technology to take on big markets. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Snowflake HomepageGet star...more

  • Simplifying Application Development and Integration

    May 08 2019

    SHOW: 397DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Matthew Creager (@matt_creager, Co-Founder & VP Developer Relations @manifoldco) about the challenges of cloud silos, connecting apps to multiple cloud services, the importance of collaboration beyond just coding, and how Manifold makes it simpler to integrate apps to align to business needs. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Digital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $100 Credit on Digital OceanSnowflake HomepageGet started with Snowflake at snowflake....more

  • Advancements in Webscale Logging

    May 01 2019

    SHOW: 396DESCRIPTION: Aaron and Brian talk with Renaud Boutet (@boutetren, VP Product Management @datadoghq) about logging, monitoring, observability, and the challenges of balancing the collection of the right data with the costs of all the data.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Snowflake HomepageGet started with Snowflake at snowflake.com/cloudcastDigital Ocean HomepageGet Started Now and Get a free $100 Credit on Digital OceanGet 20% off VelocityConf passes using discount code CLOUDCLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEK:A ...more

  • A VC's Perspective on AI and Security

    Apr 25 2019

    SHOW: 395DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Dr. Steve Herrod (@herrod, Managing Director at General Catalyst @gcvp) about the transition from CTO to VC, the role of AI and Security in today’s startups, the impact the public cloud has on his evaluations, and tips for selecting the right companies and leaders.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:MongoDB Atlas - Automated cloud MongoDB serviceVisit mongodb.com/cloudcast to learn more. MongoDB Atlas handles all the costly database operations and admin tasks that you’d rat...more

  • Understanding Time-Series Database Patterns

    Apr 17 2019

    SHOW: 394DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Evan Kaplan (@evankaplan, CEO of InfluxData) about why companies choose time-series databases, commons use-cases, how time-series patterns align to changing business goals, and how to translate business demands to developer capabilities. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtMongoDB Atlas - Automa...more

  • Network Reliability Engineering

    Apr 10 2019

    SHOW: 393DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Matt Oswalt (@mierdin, NRE @JuniperNetworks) and Derick Winkworth (@cloudtoad, Product Marketing Manager @JuniperNetworks) about how networking has adapted to DevOps and SRE, internally marketing the evolution to teams, and how NRE Labs are helping network engineers get up to speed. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:MongoDB Atlas - Automated cloud MongoDB serviceVisit mongodb.com/cloudcast to learn more. MongoDB Atlas handles all the costly database operations and ad...more

  • Navigating the Engineering Career Paths

    Apr 03 2019

    SHOW: 392DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Uma Chingunde (@the_umac, Engineering Manager at @Stripe) about engineering career paths as an IC or Manager, how managers can be effective mentors, job rotations, and how diversity is an opportunity for every team. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtMongoDB Atlas - Automated cloud MongoDB serv...more

  • Real-World SRE Perspectives

    Mar 28 2019

    SHOW: 391DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Gustavo Franco (@stratus, Customer Reliability Engineer at Google) about real-world experience as SRE/SRE Manager and CRE Manager, a discussion about how to measure SRE success, as well as how to onboard the SRE/CRE concepts and processes to new teams. SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:MongoDB Atlas - Automated cloud MongoDB serviceVisit mongodb.com/cloudcast to learn more. MongoDB Atlas handles all the costly database operations and admin tasks that you’d rather not...more

  • Exploring the SaaS Business Model

    Mar 20 2019

    SHOW: 390DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Aneel Lakhani (@aneel, Go To Market Consultant and Advisor) about the difference between traditional Enterprise software and B2B SaaS offerings, how the sales and marketing models work, and how development and operations is significantly changed with SaaS.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtCLOUD NEW...more

  • AIOps for Security and Breach Protection

    Mar 15 2019

    SHOW: 389DESCRIPTION: Brian talks with Adam Hunt (CTO and Chief Data Scientist at @RiskIQ) about the breadth of security breaches, how AI/ML can play a role if used properly, and immediate steps to improve protection for breaches.SHOW SPONSOR LINKS:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtCLOUD NEWS OF THE WEEKAWS Announced Open Distro for ElasticSearchhttps://a...more

  • New Tools for Cloud Native Developers

    Mar 06 2019

    Show: 388Description: Brian talks with Eric Rudder (@ericrudder; Co-Founder and Executive Chairman @PulumiCorp) about the evolving tools and supply-chain for both developers and operations in a cloud-native world. Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtCloud News of the WeekLyft announces IPO plans and explains AWS spending (including a...more

  • Discussing Service Mesh Architectures

    Feb 27 2019

    Show: 387Description: Aaron and Brian talk with Armon Dadgar (@armon, Founder/CTO @HashiCorp) about the problems service mesh can solve, the underlying technologies, control plane vs. data plane considerations, and who is making decisions about service meshes within an IT organization.Show Sponsor Links:Liquid Technology - IT Value RecoveryTry CloudLast Service, get a free t-shirt and chance at Amazon Gift CardDatadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry DataDog yourself by starting a f...more

  • Evolution of Public Cloud Integrators

    Feb 20 2019

    Show: 386Description: Aaron and Brian talk with Jeff Aden (@aden_jeff, Founder/EVP at @2ndWatch) about the evolution of 2ndWatch as a Cloud Integrator as AWS has grown and shifted their focus from startups to Enterprise customers. Show Sponsor Links:Liquid Technology - IT Value RecoveryTry CloudLast Service, get a free t-shirt and chance at Amazon Gift CardDatadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast...more

  • Mid Career Job Changes

    Feb 15 2019

    Show: 385Description: Aaron and Brian talk with Keith Townsend (@CTOAdvisor) about jobs around the IT industry, and the opportunities, challenges and trade-offs in making various types of mid-career job changes. Show Sponsor Links:Liquid Technology - IT Value RecoveryTry CloudLast Service, get a free t-shirt and chance at Amazon Gift CardDatadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive ...more

  • Multi-Cloud Security

    Feb 06 2019

    Show: 384Description: Aaron talks with Harry Sverdlove (@TheSecureWord, Founder & CTO Edgewise Networks) about the evolution of security to embrace both a micro-services and multi-cloud world.Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtLiquid Technology - IT Value RecoveryTry CloudLast Service, get a free t-shirt and chance at Amazon Gift Car...more

  • A Serverless Look Ahead for 2019

    Jan 30 2019

    Show: 383 Description: Aaron and Brian talk with  Paul D. Johnston (@PaulDJohnston, Co-Founder ServerlessDays (creator of “Jeff”), CXO Serverless Consultant) about the current state of Serverless, Serverless vs. FaaS, how to economically think about functions of code, and areas where Serverless needs to improve. Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also recei...more

  • An AI and ML Look Ahead for 2019

    Jan 23 2019

    Show: 382Description: Brian talks with Sam Charrington (@samcharrington, Machine Learning & AI analyst, advisor & host of “This Week in Machine Learning & AI” podcast) about trends in the industry, the evolution of AI at the edge, new research areas in 2019, and a discussion about adding AI and ML to business applications. Show Sponsor Links:Liquid Technology - IT Value RecoveryTry CloudLast Service, get a free t-shirt and chance at Amazon Gift CardDatadog Homepage - Modern Moni...more

  • An ITOps & Infrastructure Look Ahead for 2019

    Jan 16 2019

    Show: 381 Description: Brian talks with Ethan Banks (@ecbanks, co-founder of @PacketPushers) about the state of ITOps and Infrastructure heading into 2019.Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtShow Interview Links:Ethan’s Blog - https://ethancbanks.com/Packet Pushers Homepage - https://packetpushers.net/Datanauts Podcast - https://packetpus...more

  • A Cloud-Native Apps Look Ahead for 2019

    Jan 09 2019

    Show: 380 Description: Brian talks with Jeff Meyerson (@the_prion, Host of @software_daily) about the state of Cloud-native application development heading into 2019.Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtShow Interview Links:Software Engineering Daily - https://softwareengineeringdaily.comShow Notes:Topic 1 - Happy New Year. Tell us a littl...more

  • A DevOps Look Ahead for 2019

    Jan 03 2019

    Show: 379 Description: Brian talks with Josh Atwell (@Josh_Atwell, Sr. Technology Advocate @Splunk and co-host of @SpeakingInTech) about the state of DevOps and NewOps heading into 2019.Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtShow Interview Links:Josh’s Blog - https://josh-atwell.comNewOps Days - http://www.newopsdays.org/DevOps Days - https:...more

  • 2018 Year in Review

    Dec 31 2018

    Show: 378Description: Aaron and Brian review the biggest news, trends and topics of 2018.Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtCloudcast Housekeeping:Thank you to our sponsors, both A Cloud Guru and DataDog64% of Krispy Kreme Funding - http://bit.ly/Cloudcast-Donuts201951 Shows, Avg Listens (show): 18-20k (+19%), Avg Rank iTunes Technology:...more

  • CI/CD and Drone.io

    Dec 21 2018

    Show: 377Description: Aaron talks with Brad Rydzewski (@bradrydzewski, Co-Founder of Drone.io) about the current state of CI/CD in our industry.Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtShow Interview Links:Drone.io HomepageFeedback?Email: show at thecloudcast dot netTwitter: @thecloudcastnet and @ServerlessCast

  • Application Delivery and Snapt

    Dec 13 2018

    Show: 376Description: Aaron talks with Dave Blakey, CEO and Founder of @SnaptADC, about the international startup scene, the evolution of application delivery and the emerging trends around the intersection of networking and DevOps.Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtShow Interview Links:Snapt Homepage - https://www.snapt.net/Feedback?Ema...more

  • Serverless Management and Knative

    Dec 06 2018

    Show: 375 Description: Brian talks with Mark Hinkle (@mrhinkle) and Sebastien Goasguen (@sebgoa), Co-Founders of @TriggerMesh, about the evolution of serverless and functions-as-a-service in the Kubernetes ecosystem, the new Knative framework, and how companies are considering the use of functions for new applications. Show Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a fre...more

  • All of the 2018 AWS reInvent Announcements

    Dec 01 2018

    Show: 374 Description: A review of all of the AWS 2018 re:Invent announcementsShow Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by starting a free, 14-day trial today. Listeners of this podcast will also receive a free Datadog T-shirtCategorizing The AWS RoadmapThe retail approach to all shapes and sizes (EC2, DBs, etc)The combined features (“solution”) approachThe “we don’t know” approach - becoming “serverless” (e.g. DB, LBs, AI)Customers - what do we ha...more

  • Revolutionizing Big Data Apps

    Nov 28 2018

    Show: 373Overview: Aaron and Brian talk with Venkat Venkataramani (@iamveeve, Co-founder and CEO of @RocksetCloud) about building apps without pipelines, and serverless search and analytics with native SQL.Cloud News of the Week:All the News and Announcements from AWS re:InventShow Interview Links:Rockset HomepageRockset announces $21.5M in fundingSign up to access Rockset, available as a cloud serviceShow Sponsor Links:Datadog Homepage - Modern Monitoring and AnalyticsTry Datadog yourself by st...more

  • Reinventing Software Collaboration

    Nov 21 2018

    Show: 372Overview: Aaron and Brian talk with Kurt Schrader (@kurt, Founder/CEO of @Clubhouse) and Mitch Wainer (@MitchWainer, CMO of @Clubhouse) about the evolution of project management for software development teams. Cloud News of the Week:Google hires Thomas Kurian to replace Diane Greene - https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/16/google-cloud-ceo-greene-being-replaced-by-former-oracle-exec-kurian.htmlShow Interview Links:Clubhouse Homepage - https://clubhouse.io/Clubhouse Enterprise Edition - ht...more

  • Getting Started with UX Research

    Nov 14 2018

    Show Number: 371Overview: Aaron talks with Melissa Eggleston (@melissa_egg, Director of UX @teamworks | Co-founder of @ladiesthatuxDUR) at All Things Open about her work on UX research, how to ask the right questions, and balancing past research vs. analytics and new researchCloud News of the Week:Amazon announces HQ2 (and HQ3) locationsSAP acquires Qualtrics for $8BVista acquires Apptio for $1.94BShow Interview Links:Melissa Eggleston - All Things OpenTeamworks HomepageMelissa's Blog and Slides...more

  • Tales From a DevOps Transformation

    Nov 07 2018

    Show Number: 370Overview: Aaron talks with Lee Eason (@leejeason; Director of DevOps at Ipreo and the co-founder of Tekata.io) at All Things Open about his DevOps transformation for all of the organization’s 30+ products and 65+ scrum teams leading to a dramatic reduction in manual work and an increase in quality and customer satisfaction across the board.Cloud News of the Week:TriggerMesh Launches (Serverless Management)Hashicorp Raises $100M Round of FundingVMware acquires HeptioIBM announces ...more

  • What We Know (now) About Serverless

    Nov 01 2018

    Show Number: 369Overview: Aaron talks with Pam Selle (@pamasaur; Software Engineering Lead at @IOPipes) at All Things Open about the current state of Serverless applications, Serverless monitoring, and the evolution of Serverless DevOps.Cloud News of the Week:Learnings from AWS and Azure EarningsAmazon / AWS EarningsMicrosoft / Azure EarningsShow Interview Links:Pam Selle - All Things OpenIOpipe Homepage[PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stit...more

  • (Part III) MetLife Digital Accelerator Powered by TechStars

    Oct 25 2018

    Show Number: 368Overview: Brian talks with Mee-Jung Jang (@MeeJungJang, Managing Director @TechStars) about starting the program, engaging with MetLife as a corporate partner, the structure of the TechStars program, how the companies move forward beyond Demo Day, and what's next.  Show Links:Mee-Jung Jang, TechStars MetLife Digital Accelerator, Powered by TechStars[PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your...more

  • (Part II) MetLife Digital Accelerator Powered by TechStars

    Oct 17 2018

    Brian talks with the founders from FIX Health, Portabl and Safely, as part of a behind-the-scenes engagement with TechStars and the MetLife Digital Accelerator in Cary, NC. This show is Part 2 of a series of interviews with companies that are innovating and disrupting the insurance industry, in cooperation with corporate partner MetLife in Cary, NC.Show Links:MetLife Digital Accelerator, Powered by TechStarsFIX HealthPortablSafelyShow Notes:Company 1: FIX Health[Update] FIX has secured a MetLife...more

  • (Part I) MetLife Digital Accelerator Powered by TechStars

    Oct 10 2018

    Brian talks with the founders from Buddy, Enroll Hero and FitBliss, as part of a behind-the-scenes engagement with TechStars and the MetLife Digital Accelerator in Cary, NC. This show is Part 1 of a series of interviews with companies that are innovating and disrupting the insurance industry, in cooperation with corporate partner MetLife in Cary, NC.Show Links:MetLife Digital Accelerator, Powered by TechStarsBuddyEnroll HeroFitBlissShow Notes:Company 1: Buddy[Update] Has a signed reinsurance com...more

  • Taking Spinnaker for a Spin

    Oct 03 2018

    Brian talks with Andy Glover (@aglover, Director of Delivery Engineering @Netflix) about Spinnaker, release automation, the challenges of multi-cloud platforms, and how the community around the Spinnaker project has evolved.  Show Links:Spinnaker HomepageSpinnaker Summit[PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast playersShow Sponsor Links:[A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill[A CLOUD GURU...more

  • Interactive Learning for Cloud-Native

    Sep 26 2018

    Brian talks with Ben Hall (@Ben_Hall, Founder of Ocelot Uproar, creator of @TeamKatacoda) about the evolution of helping developers learn new Cloud-native technology skills, and how Katacoda is making that an online, browser-only reality.  Show Links:Katacoda WebsiteLearn Red Hat OpenShift[PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift- RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast playersShow Sponsors:[A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill...more

  • The Cloudcast #363 - IoT and APIs

    Sep 20 2018

    Aaron talks with Stuart Mitchell (@mokanix_api, CEO of Mokanix) about emerging trends in the IoT transport layer and the intersection of IoT and APIs. Show Links: Mokanix Website [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A CLOUD GURU] A Cloud Guru Membership - Start your free trial. Unlimited access to the best cloud training and new ser...more

  • The Cloudcast #362 - Security & Service Meshes

    Sep 12 2018

    In a joint show between The Cloudcast and PodCTL, Brian and Tyler Britten talk with John Morello (@morellonet, CTO at @TwistlockTeam) about how Service Mesh technologies, such as Istio, can be used for more advanced security of containerized applications and Kubernetes environments. Show Links: Twistlock Website Securing Istio and Kubernetes Making Istio Security Layer Easier to Monitor Service Mesh Tutorials [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, G...more

  • The Cloudcast #361 - Single Pane of Glass at USA Today

    Sep 05 2018

    Brian talks with Bridget Lane (@bridgetnomnom; Software Developer, Gannett & USA TODAY) about how USA Today | Gannett has transformed their internal teams over the past 3 years to be more agile and able to deliver software faster to support 100s of publications. We also discuss career evolution and advice to anyone wanting to quickly advance their skills. Show Links: Velocity Conf - "Single Pane of Glass at USA Today" VELOCITY CONF NYC Discount Code (25% Off) - "CLOUD" [PODCAST] @PodCT...more

  • The Cloudcast #360 - Multi-Cloud Cost Modeling

    Aug 29 2018

    Brian talks with Joe Kinsella (@joekinsella, Founder and CTO of @CloudHealthTech) about public cloud evolution, and how customers are viewing multi-cloud (or hybrid-cloud) as their planned architecture, and how well they are able to manage costs across multiple cloud environments. Show Links: CloudHealth Website CloudHealth acquired by VMware (August 2018) CloudHealth Blog Joe’s Blog [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Tune...more

  • The Cloudcast #359 - Exploring the Realities of Innovation at Scale

    Aug 22 2018

    Brian talks with Dr. Bruce Davie (@_drbruced, VP & CTO, VMware Asia Pacific & Japan) about differences in APAC markets, what drove large-scale adoption of new technologies, how to rethink scaling new innovation, the variety across APAC and how to be constantly learning to grow your career. Show Links: FutureNet Podcast Bruce’s CTO Blog Bruce Davie’s (author) Books [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favo...more

  • The Cloudcast #358 - Exploring the Business Side of Open Source Software

    Aug 15 2018

    Brian talks with Joseph Jacks (@asynchio, advisor to CNCF, creator of KubeCon, co-Founder Kismatic, Entrepreneur) about different ways to view OSS business models, and how he's been tracking commercial OSS companies through his COSSCI Index. Show Links: Open Consensus - Data Driven Perspectives on Open Source Software $100M+ Revenue - Commercial Open Source Software Company Index (COSSCI) Bessemer Venture Partners Cloud Index [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS...more

  • The Cloudcast #357 - NFV, SDN, IoT from a Hackers Perspective

    Aug 02 2018

    Aaron talks with Ray Watson (@RayRedacted, VP of Global Technology, Masergy) about a wide range of emerging technology topics, including NFV, SDN, IoT, Hybrid Networking and Managed Security. They also explore the evolution of Hacking. Show Links: Massergy Homepage Ray at Black Hat - ”BlackHat 2017: 5 Generations of Hacking” [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get T...more

  • The Cloudcast #356 - Disaggregating Networking Software

    Jul 26 2018

    Brian talks with Devesh Garg (Co-Founder/CEO of @arrcusinc) about the launch of Arrcus, the evolution of data networking and variations in market segments, and what makes ArcOS unique in a world of network operating systems. Show Links: Arrcus Webpage Arrcus raises $15M in VC Funding [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A CLOUD GURU] A...more

  • The Cloudcast #355 - Exploring IoT Edge

    Jul 20 2018

    Aaron talks with Farah Papaioannou & Kilton Hopkins (@kiltonhopkins), co-founders at @EdgeWorxIO, about the evolving architecture of edge computing and some of the common misconceptions, where and how to store, run, and transport data while being mindful to security. Show Links: Edgeworx Website Stacey Higginbotham's Article on IoT Edge Architecture [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast ...more

  • The Cloudcast #354 - Prepping for a Product Launch

    Jul 12 2018

    Aaron and Brian talk about some of the behind the scenes details on product launches - both new products and on-going updates. Show Links: [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A CLOUD GURU] A Cloud Guru Membership - Start your free trial. Unlimited access to the best cloud training and new series to keep you up-to-date on all things...more

  • The Cloudcast #353 - The 2018 Mid-Year Show

    Jul 04 2018

    Aaron and Brian talk about the first half of 2018: Acquisitions and IPOs, Rating and ranking the Public Cloud, a look at aspects of Private Cloud, Containers and Kubernetes, HCI and GDPR, as well as their perspectives on AI and IoT. Show Links: [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A CLOUD GURU] A Cloud Guru Membership - Start your free t...more

  • The Cloudcast #352 - Considering New Hosts for The Cloudcast

    Jun 27 2018

    Brian talks with Amy Lewis (@commsninja) about the World Cup, women in tech events, and brainstorming about potential new hosts and formats for The Cloudcast. Show Links: Man Who Has It All (Twitter Account) The 2 Robbies Podcast [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A CLOUD GURU] A Cloud Guru Membership - Start your free trial. Unlimit...more

  • The Cloudcast #351 - Reviewing DockerCon 2018

    Jun 18 2018

    Brian talks with Kendrick “Kenny” Coleman (@kendrickcoleman) about DockerCon 2018 - the announcements, the overall vibe of the event, and how the community is evolving around the event. Show Links: Docker Announcement - Federated Application Management Docker Announcement - Kubernetes on Windows Server Kenny's Podcast - Bourbon Pursuit [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast pl...more

  • The Cloudcast #350 - Accenture Cloud Platform

    Jun 07 2018

    Aaron and Brian talk with Michael Liebow (@mliebow, Global Managing Director, @AccentureCloud) about evolving the Accenture culture to deliver on-demand cloud services, working across multiple cloud platforms, managing complex cloud billing models, and leveraging serverless technology to improve operations. Show Links: Accenture Cloud Platform Accenture Cloud Blog Michael Liebow on theCUBE at AWS:reInvent [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google...more

  • The Cloudcast #349 - VMware Cloud Networking

    May 31 2018

    Aaron and Brian talk with Peder Ulander (@ulander, VP Marketing, Networking and Security @VMware) about still being interesting, the evolution of software-defined networking, how to interconnect cloud networks, and which roles and skills are needed to manage today's cloud networks. Show Links: VMware Virtual Cloud Network [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The C...more

  • The Cloudcast #348 - Bringing Serverless to Rock 'n Roll

    May 24 2018

    Aaron and Brian talk with Michael Garski (Director of Software Engineering @FenderDigital) about building serverless applications for their Fender Play digital learning platform. He explains how the Lambdas are built, version controlled and tested, as well as provides into the broader architecture and how their Dev and Ops teams are integrated. Show Links: Fender Website Fender Digital Fender Play Combining DynamoDB and Amazon Elasticsearch with Lambda [Podcast] Serverless Performance,...more

  • The Cloudcast #347 - The Critical Skills for AI and ML

    May 17 2018

    Aaron and Brian talk with Chao Han, (VP & Head of R&D at @Lucidworks) about critical Data Science skills for AI and ML, how Data Scientists engage with Business Leaders, the Lucidworks AI platform, and emerging research in the AI/ML space. Show Links: Lucidworks Homepage Apache Lucene Apache Solr Kaggle A Cloud Guru - Big Data Certification Python Programming for Beginners R Programming for Beginners [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google ...more

  • The Cloudcast #346 - What is Observability?

    May 09 2018

    Brian talks with Christine Yen (@cyen, Co-Founder at @honeycombio) about the concept of Observability, why it's needed with new application and failure patterns, how to think about testing in production, and how to manage the collection of Observability data. Show Links: Honeycomb Homepage Honeycomb Blog [Velocity Conf] “End-to-End Observability for Fun and Profit” Use promo-code CLOUD for 20% off tickets to Velocity Conf [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Fe...more

  • The Cloudcast #345 - Understanding Google Cloud Databases

    May 02 2018

    Brian talks with Dominic Preuss (@deesix, Director Product Management @GoogleCloud) about the breadth of GCP's database portfolio, the adoption of GCP within the Enterprise, Big Data usage, and how the concept of "serverless" applies to database infrastructure. Show Links: Google Cloud Databases and Storage Dominic’s Blog on GCP Blog Google Cloud Spanner (GCPPodcast) [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your fa...more

  • The Cloudcast #344 - Bringing AI to Edge Computing

    Apr 25 2018

    Aaron and Brian talk with Simon Crosby (@simoncrosby, CTO) and Simon Aspinall (@saspinall, CMO) at new AI startup SWIM.AI about the changing landscape of the cloud and edge, the vertical industry opportunities with edge computing, how AI is being applied to real-time events, and how SWIM is enabling new thinking for those use-cases. Show Links: SWIM.AI Website SWIM.AI Blog [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes | OpenShift - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all yo...more

  • The Cloudcast #343 - Container Vulnerability Scanning

    Apr 19 2018

    Aaron and Tyler Britten talk with Liz Rice (@lizrice, Technology Evangelist @AquaSecTeam) about what's easy—and what's not—about finding and patching security vulnerabilities in containers. This is a cross-over show with @PodCTL podcast. Show Links: Liz’s talk at Velocity Conf - “What’s so hard about container vulnerability scanning?” Use code "CLOUD" to get 20% off Velocity and OSCON Conference Passes Aqua Security Homepage Liz Rice’s Blog [Video] Kubernetes, Metadata and You (KubeCon...more

  • The Cloudcast #342 - Understanding Databases in AWS

    Apr 12 2018

    Brian talks with Steve Abraham (Principal Solutions Architect @ Amazon Web Services) building and migrating databases in the cloud, how companies are managing migrations, the demands for open source databases, and how the worlds of database and serverless are intersecting. Show Links: AWS Cloud Databases [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A...more

  • The Cloudcast #341 - Modeling & Managing Enterprise Applications

    Apr 05 2018

    Aaron talks with Rahul Ravulur (@ravulur, Co-Founder & CEO of @AppOrbit) about how companies are managing the transition from Legacy applications to Cloud-native applications, the challenges of modeling new environments, and how deployments have changed in the past decade. Show Links: AppOrbit Website AppOrbit GitHub AppOrbit Emerges From Stealth (2017) Launch of AppOrbit 2.0 Platform [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn a...more

  • The Cloudcast #340 - Adding AI into Software Platforms

    Mar 29 2018

    Brian talks with Srinivas Krishnamurti (@skrishna09; Founder/CEO of Zugata) about the evolution of workplace management, how companies should think about problems that might require AI, the level of complexity needed to add AI to existing platforms, and how to manage the Human-to-AI interactions in software. Show Links: Zugata Homepage Zugata on The Cloudcast (Eps. 221) Zugata Insights [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes - RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all...more

  • The Cloudcast #339 - Understanding Cryptocurrencies & Markets

    Mar 22 2018

    Aaron talks with Jesse Proudman (@jesseproudman; Founder of @StrixLeviathan) about entrepreneurship, his new company Strix Leviathan, the basics of cryptocurrencies and markets, how these markets are evolving and what's next for their platform. Show Links: Jesse’s been around for awhile and a Cloudcast alum, link to Cloudcast #116 Strix Leviathan Website Strix Leviathan Techcrunch Article $1.6M Funding Round [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes,&nbs...more

  • The Cloudcast #338 - Governance and DevSecOps

    Mar 15 2018

    Brian talks with Josh Stella (@joshstella, CEO of @FugueHQ) about what DevSecOps means, how companies manage the tension between Developer agility and Operations stability, how to codify Governance via code, and early steps to success in DevOps culture. Show Links: Fugue Homepage Josh Stella, Infrastructure as Code (on theCUBE) Infrastructure Governance at the Speed of DevOps [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all you...more

  • The Cloudcast #337 - Cutivating IoT From Farm to Cloud

    Mar 08 2018

    Brian talks with Steve Ridder (@saridder, CEO @teralytic) and Dan Casson (VP Engineering, @teralytic) about #AgTech, nanofabrication, engaging with large, complex ecosystems, building modern IoT platforms, and how data is helping to advance one of the oldest industries in the world. Show Links: Teralytic Homepage Teralytic Blog Teralytic Sensors Help Farmers Manage Their Fertilizing [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and a...more

  • The Cloudcast #336 - The Evolving Role of Cloud Communities

    Mar 01 2018

    Brian talks with Amy Lewis (@commsninja, Director Influence Marketing @VMware, Co-Host @Siftspod podcast) about the change dynamics of tech communities, how people self-select into new communities (or channels), the changing rules of IT buying, whether techies needs some business skills, and tips/tricks for mentoring the next generation. Show Links: Beyond Cat6, Finding Mentors, Feeding Relationships, Furthering Your Career [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iT...more

  • The Cloudcast #335 - Managing Waste in the Cloud

    Feb 22 2018

    Brian talks with Andy Richman (Product Manager @ParkMyCloud) about which groups are responsible for cloud costs, how expectations and behaviors are changing as applications move to the cloud (Finance vs. DevOps), do we need DevFinOps, the technology that's making it easier to reduce costs, and tips for driving better cost management. Show Links: The Growing Size of Cloud Waste (ParkMyCloud Survey) [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher,...more

  • The Cloudcast #334 - The Future of Edge Computing

    Feb 15 2018

    Brian talks with Derek Collison (@derekcollison, Founder and CEO at Synadia Communications) about the future of edge computing, the impact of AI/ML on edge systems, and how Telcos and open source communities will evolve with edge computing opportunities. Show Links: NATS - Open Source messaging NATS - A new nervous system for distributed cloud platforms Derek Collison on theCUBE Everybody’s in the Edge Game (Data Center Knowledge podcast) How Edge Computing is changing the network [PO...more

  • The Cloudcast #333 - Infrastructure 3.0 for AI and ML

    Feb 08 2018

    Aaron and Brian talk with Lenny Pruss (@lennypruss, Partner at Amplify Partners) about the evolution of application and infrastructure architectures, how AI/ML are radically changing how applications are designed, the new inputs to application systems, and how VCs are investing in companies that can augment new cloud services. Show Links: Lenny Pruss @ Amplify Partners Infrastructure 3.0: Building blocks for the AI revolution Software 2.0 Infrastructure 2.0 CNCF Cloud-Native Landscape ...more

  • The Cloudcast #332 - A Cloud Perspective from Israel

    Feb 02 2018

    Brian talks with Ariel Munafo (@ArielMunafo, TotusCloud) and Amit Dunsky (@amit_dunsky, high-T Cloud Computing), co-hosts of the CloudTalk Podcast about the Cloud Computing market in Israel. This is a co-branded show and will also be published on CloudTalk podcast channel. Show Links: CloudTalk Podcast (in Hebrew) TotusCloud high-T Cloud Computing [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [...more

  • The Cloudcast #331 - Has SRE replaced DevOps?

    Jan 25 2018

    Aaron and Brian talk with Rob Hirschfeld (@zehicle, CEO @rackngo; Kubernetes Cluster Ops Co-Chair) about the consistency, continuum and confusion between the concepts of DevOps and Site Reliability Engineering (SRE). Show Links: Google SRE Book DevOps vs. SRE DevOps vs. SRE (Rob on Datanauts) Love DevOps? Wait until you meet SRE? Open Source PXE "L8istSh9y" - Rob's Edge & Automation Podcast [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, ...more

  • The Cloudcast #330 - Oracle’s Next-Generation Cloud IaaS

    Jan 18 2018

    Brian talks with Clay Magouyrk (@cmagoyrk, Vice President at Oracle Cloud Infrastructure) about the architecture of the Oracle cloud, how it manages bare-metal VMs and containers, how Oracle integrates on-premises and cloud workloads, and how it integrates with PaaS and SaaS services. Show Links: Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (blog) Oracle Cloud Architecture Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (docs) Aaron’s Tips for Tradeshow Attendees [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers...more

  • The Cloudcast #329 - Tech Trade Shows in 2018

    Jan 11 2018

    Aaron and Brian attend a lot of technology events throughout the year. They give their suggestions to trade show organizers and attendees for getting the most of out 2018 events. Show Links: Aaron’s Tips for Tradeshow Attendees [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A CLOUD GURU] DISCOUNT: Serverless for Beginners (only $15 instead of $29) [A ...more

  • The Cloudcast #328 - Creating a Tech Podcast

    Jan 04 2018

    Aaron and Brian give some tips and suggestions for anyone wanting to start a tech podcast. Show Links: Podcasting Suggestions (via The Cloudcast) Sample Podcast Show Notes Podcasting 101 - Tips & Tricks from Buzzsprout Podcasting Microphones Fiverr Voiceover Marketplace Royalty Free Music Purchase Music Site [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alex...more

  • The Cloudcast #327 - 2017 in Review & 2018 Predictions

    Dec 27 2017

    Aaron and Brian have many, many, many thoughts on the tech that shaped 2017, and make some predictions about 2018 and beyond. Show Links: Previous Year Predictions: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 15 Trends Shaping Tech in 2018 [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A CLOUD GURU] DISCOUNT: Serverless for Beginners (only $15 instead of $29) [A CLOUD ...more

  • The Cloudcast #326 - The 10 Biggest Stories of the Year

    Dec 23 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk about the biggest news stories and trends that happened in 2017. Show Links: [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A CLOUD GURU] DISCOUNT: Serverless for Beginners (only $15 instead of $29) [A CLOUD GURU] FREE: Alexa Development for Absolute Beginners [FREE] eBook from O'Reilly Show Notes Container Stuff 1. Doc...more

  • The Cloudcast #325 - The Next Step in Development Automation

    Dec 15 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Rod Johnson (@springrod, Co-Founder & CEO @atomist) about the evolution of development frameworks, developer productivity, the Spring community, and how Atomist is helping simplify the experience of developers interacting with containers and Kubernetes and microservices. Show Links: DONATE to the Krispy Kreme Donut Run!! Atomist Website Atomist Blog Atomist Docs Atomist on GitHub Atomist Slack Channel Atomist on Twitter [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kube...more

  • The Cloudcast #324 - Data Management as a Kubernetes Service

    Dec 10 2017

    Brian talks with Niraj Tolia (@nirajtolia, Co-Founder/CEO of @KastenHQ) at KubeCon about the evolution of data management with cloud and containers, the Kasten K10 platform and open source Kanister project, how Kubernetes is changing how we interact and manage data, and how a new approaches to data management can benefit from the CNCF community of projects. Show Links: Kasten Homepage Kanister (Open Source) Homepage [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Go...more

  • The Cloudcast #323 - OpenTracing for Distributed Microservices

    Dec 09 2017

    Brian talks with Ben Sigelman (@el_bhs, Co-Founder/CEO of @LightStepHQ) at KubeCon about his experiences at Google, the evolution of Open Tracing, the public launch of Lightstep, how operations teams are adapting to microservices applications, and how Lightstep is interacting with new CNCF projects like Envoy and Istio. Show Links: Lightstep Homepage Open Tracing Homepage Ben Sigelman (Lightstep) on theCUBE at KubeCon 2017 [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, i...more

  • The Cloudcast #322 - Build and Deploy Cloud-Native Apps

    Nov 21 2017

    Aaron talks with Marc Holmes (@marcholmes, VP Marketing @Chef) about the exploding usage of containers, how application management is changing, how Chef is rethinking the tools they provide to SysAdmins, Ops and Developers, and how Chef Habitat is evolving in Kubernetes and Cloud Foundry environments. Show Links: Chef Habitat Introducing Habitat Builder [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast player...more

  • The Cloudcast #321 - This Week in ML and AI

    Nov 16 2017

    Aaron & Brian talk with Sam Charrington (@samcharrington, Host of This Week in ML & AI Podcast) about the differences between AI and ML, how to manage data gravity, the maturity of the technology, press coverage, and the societal impacts of AI and ML. Show Links: This Week in AI & ML Podcast CloudPulse Strategies [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa...more

  • The Cloudcast #320 - Docker adds Kubernetes, now what...

    Nov 09 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Nigel Poulton (@nigelpoulton, Author and International Man of Tech Knowledge) about the evolution of the container ecosystem, the maturity of container technology, Docker's announcement of Kubernetes support and what's next, and how IT professionals are learning about containerizing applications. Show Links: Nigel Poulton’s Blog The Kubernetes Book Docker Fundamentals (Course) Kubernetes vs. Docker Swarm...and the Winner is…? Cloudcast Eps. 269 - Nigel discuss...more

  • The Cloudcast #319 - Evolution of Prometheus Monitoring

    Nov 02 2017

    Brian and Tyler Britten talk Julius Volz (@juliusvolz, @PrometheusIO co-founder, promcon.io founder) about the evolution of Prometheus monitoring, from v1.0 to v2.0. We discuss the updated features and scalability, as well as best practices, lessons learned in production, and how Prometheus might interact with emerging projects such as Istio, Envoy and Linkerd. Show Links: Prometheus (homepage) PromCon and PromCon Videos Prometheus v1.0 on The Cloudcast(v1.0 launch) Introduction to Prom...more

  • The Cloudcast #318 - Evolution of Cloud Data Management

    Oct 27 2017

    Brian talks with Kenneth Hui (@kenhuiny, Technical Marketing Engineer) and Andrew Miller (@andriven, Technical Marketing Manager) at @Rubrik about how Cloud Data Management is changing with the evolution of distributed systems and the use of the public cloud. Show Links: Rubrik Website Rubrik Blog Why Rubrik? (whiteboard) Rubrik raises $180M in VC funding (April 2017) [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favor...more

  • The Cloudcast #317 - The State of the Serverless Ecosystem

    Oct 20 2017

    Brian talks with Ryan Brown (@ryan_sb, Sr. Software Engineer @Ansible, Author of ServerlessCode) about the overall state of the Serverless community after the recent ServerlessConf 2017 NYC, the breadth of focus areas for developers and business, the ways to integrate serverless into existing applications, and areas for newbies to the space to get started. Show Links: ServerlessCode Managing Serverless Framework with Ansible Slides from Ryan's talk Ben Kehoe’s “DiffOps” [PODCAST] @PodC...more

  • The Cloudcast #316 - Automating to Improve Cloud Spending

    Oct 12 2017

    Brian talks with Jay Chapel (@parkmycloudjay, Co-Founder/CEO of ParkMyCloud) about the complexity of cloud pricing models, how IT and DevOps teams view spending differently, how to integrate monitoring and automation, and who is critical to making buying decisions in the cloud.   Show Links: ParkMyCloud Website ParkMyCloud Blog Per Second Billing for AWS EC2 and EBS Per Second Billing for Google Cloud [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, St...more

  • The Cloudcast #315 - How Newbies are Learning Today

    Oct 05 2017

    Brian talks with Tanya Selvog (@AWSNewbie, Jr. Web-Developer, Full-Stack Developer in training) about how new(er) engineers are learning skills, engaging with learning communities, and adapting to a changing job market for software developers. Show Links: 100 Days of Learning AWS My First Alexa Skill AWS Newbies Meetup - Austin, TX Code Newbie Women Who Code General Assembly’s Web Developer Immersive Course [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google ...more

  • The Cloudcast #314 - Managing the Container Herd

    Sep 28 2017

    Aaron talks with Shannon Williams (@smw355, Co-Founder Rancher Labs) about the state of the container ecosystem, the evolution of Rancher, and the explosive growth of Kubernetes. Show Links: Rancher Labs Website Comparing Docker Swarm and Kubernetes whitepaper [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [SERVERLESS] ServerlessConf in NYC (Oct. 8-11). 20% Discount on all passes [A CLOUD GURU] G...more

  • The Cloudcast #313 - Making Sense of New Technologies

    Sep 22 2017

    Brian talks with Alex Williams (@alexwilliams, Founder of The New Stack) about the evolution of Cloud-Native technologies, the challenges of trying to keep up with rapid change, making sense of data that explains the industry, and how to stay connected to the communities of people driving the technology changes. Show Links: The New Stack (homepage) Docker & Kubernetes eBooks The New Stack Podcasts The New Stack Videos [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes...more

  • The Cloudcast #312 - An Introduction to Istio

    Sep 14 2017

    Brian talks with Jason McGee (@jrmcgee, VP & CTO IBM Cloud) about the origin of the Istio project, the challenges of large project teams, how Istio helps application teams, and the evolution of cloud-native application frameworks on Kubernetes. Show Links: Istio Framework Istio on GitHub Boston Istio Meetup [PODCAST] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [SERVERLESS] ServerlessConf in NYC (Oct....more

  • The Cloudcast #311 - Google Cloud & Kubernetes

    Sep 07 2017

    Brian talks with Chen Goldberg (@GoldbergChen, Director of Engineering, Container Engine & Kubernetes) and Mark Mandel (@Neurotic, Developer Advocate, Co-Host Google Cloud Platform podcast) at Google.about the state of Kubernetes maturity, how Google manages cloud services and open-source projects, Developers perspectives on Kubernetes, "boring" applications, Kubernetes Federation, and trends around Kubernetes community participation. Show Links: [Podcast] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes...more

  • The Cloudcast #310 - The Mid-Year 2017 Update

    Sep 01 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk about the new partnership with A Cloud Guru, as well as a 2017 Mid-Year update around all things cloud - VMworld ecosystem, Serverless Ecosystem, Kubernetes for All, etc.. Show Links: [Podcast] @PodCTL - Containers | Kubernetes -  RSS Feed, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn and all your favorite podcast players [Serverless] ServerlessConf in NYC (Oct. 8-11). 20% Discount on all passes [A CLOUD GURU] Get The Cloudcast Alexa Skill [A CLOUD GURU] DISCOUNT: ...more

  • The Cloudcast #309 - Secrets Management for Secure Microservices

    Aug 30 2017

    Brian talks with Seth Vargo (@sethvargo, Director of Technical Advocacy @HashiCorp) about the evolving security footprint of modern applications, the increasing needs for secrets management with microservices, the challenges of managing encryption, how to maintain highly available environments, and the evolution of Pittsburgh as a tech city. Show Links: [Donations for Hurricane Harvey, Houston Flood Victims] Red Cross Buy Necessary Items, via Amazon, for Hurricane Harvey Victims Use code...more

  • The Cloudcast #308 - Can VMware cross the Cloud chasm?

    Aug 25 2017

    Brian talks with Keith Townsend (@ctoadvisor, The CTO Advisor) and Stu Miniman (@stu, Wikibon | theCUBE) about the upcoming VMworld 2017 event, VMware’s relevance in a cloud-centric world, the Dell merger 2yrs later and the advice they would give Michael Dell or Pat Gelsinger. Show Links: [The Register] It's a small VMworld after all – life in the shadow of re:Invent Silicon Angle TV - theCUBE [Stu] Wikibon [Keith] The CTO Advisor (and guest host of theCUBE at VMworld) Keith’s preview ...more

  • The Cloudcast #307 - Cloud Careers, After the Whispers

    Aug 16 2017

    Brian talks with Amy Lewis (@commsninja), John Troyer (@jtroyer) and Matthew Broberg (@mjbrender) from the Geek Whisperers podcast (@geek-whisperers) about the closing of their podcast/community, the evolution of cloud careers, and lessons learned from community interaction. Show Links: PodCTL - Brian's new Containers | Kubernetes podcast [Podcast] The Geek Whisperers [Amy’s (new) Podcast] - Speaking in Tech [John’s Business] - Tech Reckoning [Matt’s Job] - Sensu
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  • The Cloudcast #306 - PaaS Adoption from Around the World

    Aug 11 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Thurupathan Vijayakumar (@ThuruTweets, Solutions Architect | Developer | Microsoft Azure MVP) about cloud deployments in Asia, the business drivers for using public cloud services, the challenges of data sovereignty, and how companies are managing their organizations to align to microservices. Show Links: Thuru's Book - Practical Azure Application Development: A Step-by-Step Approach to Build Feature-Rich Cloud-Ready Solutions Thuru’s Blog Interested in Serv...more

  • The Cloudcast #305 - Last Week in AWS

    Aug 04 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Corey Quinn (@QuinnyPig, Cloud Economist/Last Week with AWS) about the complexity of AWS bills, the rapid expansion of AWS services, the challenges of “best practices” and the biggest AWS trends and mistakes. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $49 instead of $79) [FREE] Alexa Development for Ab...more

  • The ServerlessCast #8 - Managing Serverless Performance

    Jul 28 2017

    NOTE: Sorry about the patchy audio quality in spots on this episode, we didn't notice until we edited the show that both Adam's and Aaron's connections weren't the best this time. We cleaned it up the best we could. Thanks for listening! Aaron and Brian talk with Adam Johnson (@adjohn, CO-Founder/CEO of @IOpipe) about the momentum of Serverless, the challenge of identify performance bottlenecks, if NoOps is real or not, how APMs have to evolve in a Serverless world. Show Links: Get a ...more

  • The Cloudcast #304 - Ansible, DevOps and Containers

    Jul 17 2017

    Brian talks with Robyn Bergeron (@robynbergeron, @Ansible Community Architect) about managing large OSS projects, how teams adopt DevOps culture and tools, the role of Containers with Ansible, the spread of OSS operations tools, and the role of automation with Serverless. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $49 instead of...more

  • The Cloudcast #303 - Public Cloud at a Tipping Point

    Jun 30 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Bernard Golden (@bernardgolden, CEO of Navica) about the future of the cloud computing marketplace, the expected rates of growths and areas that could impact forecasts positively or negatively. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $49 instead of $79) [FREE] Alexa Development for Absolute Beginner...more

  • The Cloudcast #302 - How Many IoT Engineers Does it Take to Enable a Lightbulb

    Jun 23 2017

    Brian talks with Thomas Munn (@symgryph, Principal IoT Security Researcher at Cree Lighting) about the challenges of moving from manufacturing to software, planning for IoT-scale deployments, securing millions of devices, and how Ansible and Azure Cloud help solve scaling challenges. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $4...more

  • The Cloudcast #301 - SRE and Infrastructure Operations

    Jun 15 2017

    Brian talks with Rob Hirschfeld (@zehicle, Founder/CEO of @RackN) about the concepts of SRE (Site Reliability Engineering), the challenges of maintaining infrastructure software, emerging tools and the next-generation of operations. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $49 instead of $79) [FREE] Alexa Development for Abs...more

  • The Cloudcast #300 - The Good, the Bad and the Boring

    Jun 09 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk about the evolution of Cloud Computing over that past 6+ years - The pace of change, the impact of open source and foundations, the critical elements of public cloud, and what has been a surprise. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $49 instead of $79) [FREE] Alexa Development for Absolute Beginners...more

  • The Cloudcast #299 - The Discipline of Chaos Engineering

    May 26 2017

    Brian talks with Kolton Andrus (@KoltonAndrus, CEO of @GremlinInc) about his background at Amazon and Netflix, the discipline of Chaos Engineering, the challenges of breaking things in production, and Gremlin Inc’s approach to building better applications and systems. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $49 instead of $7...more

  • The Cloudcast #298 - An Introduction to Linkerd

    May 18 2017

    Brian talks with William Morgan (@wm, Founder/CEO of @buoyantio) about his background at Twitter, an introduction to Linkerd and the concept of Service Mesh, how Linkerd compares to other application logic, and the role of foundations (e.g. CNCF) vs. communities. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $49 instead of $79) [F...more

  • The ServerlessCast #7 - Go Sparta Framework

    May 13 2017

    Aaron talks with Matt Weagle (@mweagle, Startup Entrepreneur and creator of the Go Sparta framework for AWS Lambda) about the origins of serverless, the state of the community, why so many developers attend and what he's solving with the Go Sparta framework for AWS Lambda. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $49 instead o...more

  • The ServerlessCast #6 - Event-Driven Design Thinking

    May 11 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Paul Johnston (@PaulDJohnston, Serverless Consultant, CTO @Movivo) about running a company entirely on serverless, the on-going benefits of not maintaining servers, new application patterns with events, and what he wants to see from serverless in the future. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $4...more

  • The Cloudcast #297 - Bonsai and Enterprise Industrial AI

    May 07 2017

    Aaron talks with Dave Cahill (@dcahill8, VP Sale and Marketing, Bonsai) about Enterprise/Industrial AI and emerging use cases. Topics include understanding various forms of AI, developer integration, and where and how AI will fit. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bundle (4 courses) - (only $49 instead of $79) [FREE] Alexa Development for Absolu...more

  • The ServerlessCast #5 - ServerlessConf and IBM OpenWhisk

    May 02 2017

    Aaron talks with Jason McGee (@jrmcgee, VP & CTO IBM Cloud) about IBM OpenWhisk and Bluemix. Topics include event driven vs. FaaS, on-prem solutions, open source, use cases and early adoption. Recorded at ServerlessConf in Austin. (Sorry for the background noise, we had to record outside) Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Videos from past ServerlessConf events [DISCOUNT] Start Se...more

  • The ServerlessCast #4 - ServerlessConf and Azure Functions

    Apr 30 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Chris Anderson (@crandycodes, PM for Azure Functions) and Yochay Kiriaty (@yochayk, PM for Azure Functions) about Azure Functions and platform integrations from ServerlessConf in Austin. (Sorry for the background noise, we had to record outside) Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Videos from past ServerlessConf events [DISCOUNT] Start Serverless Skills Bu...more

  • The Cloudcast #296 - KubeCon, DockerCon, Azure Functions and Bears, Oh My!

    Apr 21 2017

    Aaron and Brian review KubeCon 2017 (Berlin), DockerCon 2017 (Austin) and Aaron’s trip to Seattle to learn more about Azure Functions. They also read a bunch of sponsor ads for sponsors they don't have. Use offer code CLOUDCAST to get awesome discounts and free stuff (or not). Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos CloudNativeCon + KubeCon Videos Microsoft Azure Functions Triggers a...more

  • The Cloudcast #295 - Integrating Cloud Security and Cost Management

    Apr 12 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Aaron Newman (@aaronnewman, CEO / Co-Founder of @CloudCheckr) about the need for consolidated operations tools in the cloud, how to manage security across multiple clouds, how cloud costs can correlate to security, and the new challenges of compliance in public clouds. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos CloudCheckr Website CloudCheckr - 14 Day Free Trial...more

  • The ServerlessCast #3 - From Garage to 200k Users in 4 weeks

    Apr 07 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Sam Kroonenburg (@samkroon, Founder of A Cloud Guru) and Peter Sbarski (@sbarksi, Founder of A Cloud Guru) about why they built their platform on serverless, the state of the serverless community/market, the trends they have seen evolve at ServerlessConf events, and how different offerings and platforms are quickly evolving. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and vide...more

  • The Cloudcast #294 - DevOps Before It Was Cool

    Apr 02 2017

    Aaron talks with Matthew Boeckman (@matthewboeckman, owner dryas.io, ex-VP of DevOps Craftsy) about life in the DevOps trenches at a high growth startup over the course of six years. Lessons learned, and a glimpse into what’s next in the industry. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PC20CLOUD for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Dryas.io Website Craftsy Website Matthew's Articles on Dryas.io Matthew's Articles on DevOps.com ...more

  • The Cloudcast #293 - Silicon Hollow, From Coal Miners to Coders

    Mar 22 2017

    Brian talks with Justin Hall (@jhalljhall, President of @BitSourceKY) and Payton May (Creative Director of @BitSourceKY) about how they are using developer skills to help rebuild a region that has been impacted by the decline in the coal mining industry. We discuss how they training former coal miners, how they are building apps to address serious issues in their community, and recent media highlighting their efforts and projects. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use pro...more

  • The Cloudcast #292 - VMware, Beyond Virtualization

    Mar 17 2017

    Aaron and Keith Townsend (@ctoadvisor) talk to Chris Wolf (@cswolf, VP & CTO, Global Field & Industry at VMware) about emerging trends in the Enterprise and he gives us some insight into where he thinks the industry will go in the next few years. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Chris Wolf's Blog on the Third Industrial Revolution Chris Wolf's Follow Up Post Keith's CTO Advisor Webs...more

  • The Cloudcast #291 - Thoughts from Google Cloud NEXT 2017

    Mar 12 2017

    Aaron and Brian review the Google Cloud NEXT 2017 event. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Google Cloud Platform Google Cloud NEXT 2017 videos (Keynotes & Breakout Sessions) Google Cloud Platform blog (all the new announcements at NEXT 2017)
 Show Notes: Topic 1 - What were our overall thoughts on the show vs. our expectations coming into the week? Topic 2 - Let...more

  • The Cloudcast #290 - Managing Data Across Multiple Clouds

    Mar 11 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Joe Arnold (@joearnold, Founder/Chief Product Officer @SwiftStack) about the evolution from OpenStack to today’s public cloud world. They discuss how customers are managing, valuing and protecting data in multiple cloud environments, as well as how they should think about avoid large-scale cloud failures. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos SwiftStack Website ...more

  • The Cloudcast #289 - Enabling Voice-First Ecosystems

    Feb 24 2017

    Aaron talks with Alex Linares (@linaresa, Co-founder & CPO, @VoiceLabsCo) and Terren Peterson (@Terren_in_VA, Alexa Dev Champ, @CapitalOne) about the emerging voice operating system market, driven by products like Amazon Echo/Alexa and Google Assistance, as well as the range of applications and data analysis being built upon these platforms. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Capital O...more

  • The ServerlessCast #2 - Kubeless - Serverless Framework for Kubernetes

    Feb 17 2017

    Brian talks with Sebastien Goasguen (@sebgoa, Founder @skippbox)about his experience with containers, the focus of Skippbox, market demand for serverless, the architecture of Kubeless, and how the emerging serverless+kubernetes projects need to evolve. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Skippbox acquired by Bitnami on March 7, 2017 Skippbox website Kubeless - Serverless Framework for ...more

  • The Cloudcast #288 - Understanding Public Cloud Spending Trends

    Feb 10 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Mat Ellis (@matellis, Founder/CEO of @cloudability) about the evolution of public cloud spending, the knowledge level of cloud buyers, how AWS is trending vs. Azure and GCP, the market for Reserved Instances and how companies are beginning to think about Serverless computing. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Cloudability website Mat’s “Cloud Prediction” from...more

  • The Cloudcast #287 - Venture Capital and the Cloud Native Landscape

    Feb 01 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with RedPoint Ventures (Scott Raney (@sraney) General Partner at RedPoint Venture Capital (@redpointvc)) about the evolving role of Venture Capital, the Cloud Native Landscape, open source business models, how to many rapid change, and competing / partnering with AWS. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos RedPoint Ventures website RedPoint “Memory Leak” Blog The Clo...more

  • The ServerlessCast #1 - Project Fission

    Jan 24 2017

    Brian talks with Madhura Maskasky (@MadhuraMaskasky; Founder/VP of Product @platform9sys) about managing distributed cloud platforms, the evolution from OpenStack to Kubernetes in the market, the demand for Serverless capabilities, Project Fission and the use-cases for Serverless. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Project Fission - Serverless Functions for Kubernetes Platform9 Homepa...more

  • The Cloudcast #286 - Balancing Monolithic Apps and Microservices

    Jan 13 2017

    Brian talks with Burr Sutter (@burrsutter, Director of Developer Experience @RedHatNews) about the Java application community, how companies are managing their existing applications, how they can ship updates faster and with better quality, and the evolution of microservices in the Java world. Show Links: [FUNDRAISING] Krispy Kreme Challenge 2017 Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Red Hat Develo...more

  • The Cloudcast #285 - Automation, DevOps & Reddit

    Jan 11 2017

    Aaron and Brian talk with Jason Edelman (@jedelman8, Founder @networktocode), and Matt Oswalt (@mierdin, Software Engineer @stackstorm) about the state of automation in the industry, how people are evolving their skills, if any of this DevOps is real, and what’s it’s like to be Internet Famous for a day. Show Links: [FUNDRAISING] Krispy Kreme Challenge 2017 Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos ...more

  • The Cloudcast #284 - 2016 Review & 2017 Predictions

    Dec 28 2016

    Aaron and Brian review the state of The Cloudcast, review the biggest stories in 2016, and make predictions about 2017. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos 2016 Predictions 2015 Predictions 2014 Predictions Show Notes: Housekeeping:  Listens up 70% YoY; 50 Shows in 2016
 2017 will be the 7th year of the show.  Thank you to 2016 Sponsors: Intel Cloud For All, Serv...more

  • The Cloudcast #283 - The Public Cloud

    Dec 27 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk about the state of the public cloud, where each of the big 3 fit in the global IT picture, the big trends happening (mostly) in public cloud and what people should be tracking as we move into 2017. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Predicting the End of the Cloud Era
 The Cloud Native Landscape (Project) (with CNCF) GitHub Revenues Show Notes: Top...more

  • The Cloudcast #282 - Managing Multi-Cloud Services

    Dec 20 2016

    Brian talks with Joe Kinsella (@joekinsella, Founder and CTO of @CloudHealthTech) about his background at startups, the growth of the AWS ecosystem, how the buying patterns for cloud have shifted at customers, and how the rest of the industry compares to AWS. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos CloudHealth Website CloudHealth Blog Joe’s Blog
 Joe’s “Cloud” Predictions for 2017 Sh...more

  • The Cloudcast #281 - Monoliths and Microservices

    Dec 13 2016

    Brian talks with Anders Wallgren (@anders_wallgren, CTO of @ElectricCloud) about evolving technology and organizational culture, how to think about monolithic applications in today’s business context, the challenges of microservices, lessons learned from good CI practices, and emerging patterns to evolve existing applications. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Electric Cloud website E...more

  • The Cloudcast #280 - DevOps from the Enterprise

    Nov 29 2016

    Brian talks with Josh Atwell (@Josh_Atwell, Cloudcast's Chief DevOps Correspondent) about the DevOps Enterprise Summit (#DOES16), DevOps success stories, how companies manage the evolution, common DevOps failures and any models that can be reused by other companies. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Josh’s Blog Session Videos from DOES2016 DOES2016 on Twitter (#DOES2016) State of D...more

  • The Cloudcast #279 - Understanding Kubernetes Operators

    Nov 18 2016

    Brian talks with Brandon Phillips (@brandonphilips, CTO at @CoreOS) about “Operators” and the evolving capabilities to help companies operate Kubernetes and manage the application around Kubernetes. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Introducing Operators - Putting Knowledge into Software (including FAQ) "bootkube" Brandon’s 1st visit to The Cloudcast (Eps. 107 - 2013) Show Note...more

  • The Cloudcast #278 - Automatic DevOps for the People

    Nov 18 2016

    Brian talks with John Troyer (@jtroyer, CEO at @TechReckoning, a community for IT pros) about IT organizations are dealing with DevOps, the pace of change, open source software and communities Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Tech Reckoning - A Community of Enterprise Technologists The Geek Whisperers (podcast) Show Notes: Topic 1 - Catch us up - what’s going on in t...more

  • The Cloudcast #277 - DevOps Perspectives from the Front Lines

    Oct 31 2016

    Brian and Josh Atwell (@Josh_Atwell) talk with Chris Short (@ChrisShort, DevOps @SolarWinds) about the day-to-day role of a DevOps Engineer, how he chooses his tools and communications models, what he learned from the military that’s applicable to DevOps and how he uses his development skills to augment operations. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Chris Short’s Blog “What the Milita...more

  • The Cloudcast #276 - 3D Printing & Maker Movement

    Oct 30 2016

    Brian and Josh Atwell (@josh_atwell) talk with Harris Kenny (@harriskenny, VP Marketing @ Aleph Objects) about Lulzbot, the state of 3D printing, market segments, experimentation, innovation, new materials usage and how the Maker-Movement is impacting various aspects of the economy. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Lulzbot Open Source 3D Printing Show Notes: Topic 1 ...more

  • The Cloudcast #275 - Microsoft, Millennials & Open Source

    Oct 29 2016

    Brian talks with Heather Shapiro (@microheather, Technical Evangelist @Microsoft) about Microsoft's approach to Big Data, how visualization helps people grasp analytics concepts, helping students learn the basics of big data, and the millennial perspective on the tech industry today. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Heather’s GitHub Page Show Notes: Topic 1 - Welcome...more

  • The Cloudcast #274 - Stranger Things with Netflix Containers & OSS

    Oct 28 2016

    Brian talks with Andrew Spyker (@aspyker, Manager, Netflix Container Cloud) about his work on Netflix OSS, the evolution of Netflix’s Container Cloud, the Netflix culture and what other companies might be able to learn from their experiences. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Netflix OSS Building a Distributed and Automated Open Source program at NetFlix Netflix and Containers - Not...more

  • The Cloudcast #273 - Open Data for Business

    Oct 28 2016

    Brian talks with Melissa Nysewander (@mnysewan - Fidelity, Director of Data Science) about the state of data-science, how companies are using open and proprietary data, how to explain the value of data science within your organization, and how companies are recruiting data science talent. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Show Notes: Topic 1 - Let’s talk about your talk,...more

  • The Cloudcast #272 - The Kubernetes State of the Community

    Oct 24 2016

    Brian talks with Joseph Jacks (@asynchio; Founder @KubeCon; Kubernetes engineering @Apprenda) about the upcoming KubeCon conference, the evolution of the Kubernetes community, why customers are putting the technology into production, areas of improvement and where SIs and ISVs are looking to expand the technology for various markets. Show Links: Get a free eBook from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos KubeCon 2016 Open...more

  • The Cloudcast #271 - VMware and the Book Store

    Oct 14 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Greg Knieriemen (@knieriemen, @SpeakingInTech podcast) and Keith Townsend (@CTOAdvisor, CTOAdvisor podcast) about today’s announcement of VMware vCloud on AWS. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos VMware Cloud on AWS Show Notes: Topic 1 - What happened today? What are the basics that we know about this announcement? Topic 1a - Why didn’t thi...more

  • The Cloudcast #270 - Are Container Standards Forking?

    Oct 07 2016

    Brian talks about why there are rumors and discussions in the industry about “forking” docker and other potentially emerging container standards. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos CoreOS creates “Rocket” (rkt) Tracking Container Standards Carrying Patches vs. Forking Projects Kelsey Hightower on The Cloudcast (Eps.261 - Container Formats)
 Introducing OCID Understanding OCID, or CR...more

  • The Cloudcast #269 - Putting Docker in Your Brain

    Sep 23 2016

    Brian talks with Nigel Poulton (@nigelpoulton, International Man of Tech Knowledge) about the evolution from VMware to Docker communities, teaching ops/sysadmins about Docker, how to keep up with the faster pace of change and where he sees the Docker/docker ecosystem evolving. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Nigel’s Blog Docker for SysAdmins [book] Docker Training [via PluralSight] ...more

  • The Cloudcast #268 - Multi-Cloud Serverless Platform

    Sep 16 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Chad Arimura (@chadarimura, Founder/CEO of Iron.io) about the history of Serverless/Event-Driven/FaaS/Jeff computing, the differences in frameworks in the market, common customer use-cases and the need for multi-cloud platforms. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Iron.io Homepage Iron.io on GitHub Show Notes: Topic 1 - Welcome to the show. Give ...more

  • The Cloudcast #267 - Microservices Memoirs

    Sep 09 2016

    Brian talks with Lachlan Evenson (@LachlanEvenson, Sr. Solutions Architect @Deis) about their journey from a v1 to v2 hybrid cloud, how they created internal “ambassadors” for the cloud, how they better understood developer needs and started the adoption of containers, and how they thought about monoliths, microservices and the use of Kubernetes in their new v2 platform. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off ...more

  • The Cloudcast #266 - Impressions from VMworld 2016

    Sep 04 2016

    Brian talks with Keith Townsend (@CTOAdvisor) about the announcements from VMworld 2016 as well their strategy, customer and technologist feedback, and where this large community is moving forward. They also look at some of the changes and challenges facing legacy vendors vs. cloud vendors. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos TheCUBE at VMworld CTO Advisor (blog | podcast) VMworld 2016 ...more

  • The Cloudcast #265 - Designing and Deploying Containers at Scale

    Aug 26 2016

    Brian talks with Jeremy Eder (@jeremyeder; Performance Engineering at @RedHatNews) about the CNCF’s 1000 node cluster, designing large scale cloud-native environments, how testing has evolved with containers and sharable lessons from this build-out. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos CNCF announces free access to 1000 node cluster Deploying 1000 nodes of OpenShift on CNCF Cluster OpenS...more

  • The Cloudcast #264 - The Evolution of Digital Ocean

    Aug 19 2016

    Brian talks with Mitch Wainer (@mitchwainer; Co-Founder of DigitalOcean) and Nick Van Wiggeren (@NickVanWig; Storage Engineering Manager at DigitalOcean) about the overall cloud market, being focused on developers, how to think about geographic coverage and how many features that customers actually ask for. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos DigitalOcean Homepage DigitalOcean - 2nd Larg...more

  • The Cloudcast #263 - Monitoring Containers with Prometheus

    Aug 11 2016

    Brian talks with Julius Volz (@juliusvolz; Co-Creator of Prometheus) about Project Prometheus, the challenges of monitoring containers, working within the CNCF and where the project will expand. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Prometheus Homepage (project) Getting Started with Prometheus One year of Prometheus development Prometheus Conference (PromCon) Julius’s Homepage Julius’s...more

  • The Cloudcast #262 - Understanding Dropbox's Infrastructure Transition

    Aug 02 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with James Cowling (@jamesacowling; Storage Team Lead @Dropbox) about the Dropbox migration from AWS, project “Magic Pocket”, building distributed systems, lessons learned and how much better something must be before making a massive change. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Dropbox Homepage Dropbox Tech Blog Dropbox’s Exodus from AWS (Wired Magazine) James’ Ho...more

  • The Cloudcast #261 - Docker Image Compatibility

    Jul 29 2016

    Brian talks with (@kelseyhightower; Kubernetes Lead @GoogleCloud) about confusion in the marketplace around Docker “compatibility”. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Kelsey’s Github Page (code, training, workshops, demos) Kelsey on The Hot Aisle (podcast) Kelsey on Kubecast (podcast) Kelsey on Google Cloud Platform (podcast) Show Notes: Topic 1 - Welcome to the ...more

  • The Cloudcast #260 - Securing Container Workloads

    Jul 20 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Randy Kilmon (VP of Engineering at @black_duck_sw) about the open source vulnerabilities, securing containers and managing the lifecycle of rapidly changing software. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Black Duck Software Homepage [blog] 3 Steps to Building Container Security [blog] Black Duck’s Open Source Security report Show Notes: Topic 1 - W...more

  • The Cloudcast #259 - Multi-Instance vs. Multi-Tenancy in SaaS

    Jul 14 2016

    Brian talks with Allan Leinwand (@leinwand, Chief Technology Officer @ServiceNow) about the key characteristics of an “Enterprise Cloud”, why architecture is important for SaaS applications and how customers can achieve high availability in the cloud. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Service Now Homepage [blog] Introducing the Enterprise Cloud [blog] Why Cloud Architecture Matters ...more

  • The Cloudcast #258 - Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF)

    Jun 25 2016

    Brian talks with Dan Kohn (@dankohn1, Executive Director of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation) about the role of foundations, the CNCF, the emergence of containers, co-opetition in the marketplace and how web scale technologies are getting used by Enterprise companies. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos CNCF Homepage Dan Kohn named Executive Director of CNCF Show Notes: ...more

  • The Cloudcast #257 - Surviving in a Software-Eating World

    Jun 22 2016

    Brian talks with Matt Colyer (@mcolyer; Product Manager at @github | Founder of Flagr and Easel) about the evolution of “software is eating the world” - how application development is evolving; how companies are changing the organizations and process; how IT organizations are dealing with open source software and how SaaS applications like GitHub have to evolve. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks an...more

  • The Cloudcast #256 - Can Open Source Companies Make Money?

    Jun 16 2016

    Brian talks with Adrian Cockcroft (@adrianco, Technology Fellow at @BatteryVentures) about the recent Battery Ventures Open Source Summit (#BVOSS), trends in open source business models and how VC are thinking about investing in companies that leverage open source software. Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos. Show Links: Podcasts of all discussions from the #BVOSS event will be published in pod...more

  • The Cloudcast #255 - Serverless, NoOps and Jeff

    Jun 08 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk about the 2016 Mid-Year State of the Cloudcast (and Cloud), what they expect to see in the 2nd half of 2016, why they are interested in the Serverless movement, and why there will be a new serverless-focused podcast soon. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Debunking Serverless Myths The next Big Thing in Cloud Computing A Personal Report from Serverless Conf S...more

  • The Cloudcast #254 - Container Deployments - Real Usage, Real Data

    May 27 2016

    Brian talks with Kim Weins (@kimweins, VP of Marketing) and Tim MIller (@Miller_Tim, VP of Engineering) at @Rightscale about market adoption of DevOps and Containers, migrating applications to containers, and the challenges of a container-centric deployment to production. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos RightScale State of the Cloud: DevOps report Rightscale “Project Sherpa” blogs - ...more

  • The Cloudcast #253 - Jumping Inside Complex CI/CD Systems

    May 24 2016

    Brian talks with Shlomi Ben Haim (@ShlomiBenHaim; CEO of @JFrog) about social software distribution platforms, the challenges of CI/CD systems, how non-tech-centric companies are embracing software cultures and if there are emerging ways to make new software development easier. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos JFrog Homepage JFrog Users Conference (#SwampUp) JFrog Artifactory JFrog...more

  • The Cloudcast #252 - Understanding IBM OpenWhisk

    May 19 2016

    Brian talks with Stephen Fink (@sjfink, Distinguished Research Staff Member @IBM) about serverless computing, the architecture of IBM OpenWhisk, the open source community involvement and the use-cases he sees for this emerging technology. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Stephen Fink’s Background at IBM Stephen’s Research Page IBM OpenWhisk OpenWhisk Source Code on GitHub Open...more

  • The Cloudcast #251 - IT Tricks that SaaS services Forget

    May 12 2016

    Brian talks with Gina Minks (@gminks, PMM for @SpanningBackup) about the growth of SaaS applications, who pays for SaaS, who manages SaaS and the most frequent mistakes companies make in using SaaS applications. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Gina's Blog Spanning Backup for SaaS Applications Show Notes: Want to register for VelocityConf right now? Use code PCCLOUD20 for 20% ...more

  • The Cloudcast #250 - A Platform View of Application Migrations

    Apr 29 2016

    Aaron talks with Sinclair Schuller (@sschuller; CEO/Founder of @Apprenda) about news at Apprenda, the Kubernetes community, legacy apps vs. cloud native apps and why architecture is critical in a PaaS platform. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Apprenda Homepage Apprenda tracks Kubernetes growth The Cloudcast Eps.29 The Cloudcast Eps.76 The Cloudcast on Google Play Show Notes: ...more

  • The Cloudcast #249 - snap by Intel and Cloud Telemetry

    Apr 25 2016

    We're giving away two OSCON passes! Aaron talks with Matt Brender (@mjbrender, Developer Advocate for Intel Software Defined Infrastructure) about what it is like to be a Developer Advocate and snap by Intel for cloud telemetry. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount - 40% off Print Books and 50% off eBooks and videos Nick Weaver's post on snap by Intel snap on github The Geek Whisperers Podcast Show Notes: We're giving away 2x OSCO...more

  • The Cloudcast #248 - Trouble Inside Your Containers

    Apr 21 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Tim Gerla (@tybstar, VP Product) and Dan Nurmi (@dannurmi, CTO) at @Anchore about their background as entrepreneurs, the challenges of container security, the challenges of CI/CD and security and how to avoid slowly down developers. Show Links: Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount on all books Anchore Homepage Topic 1 - Get an understanding of the team and their background Topic 2 - What customer challenge is A...more

  • The Cloudcast #247 - How Do I Talk To An API?

    Apr 16 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk to Kendrick “Kenny” Coleman (@kendrickcoleman; Developer Advocate @EMCcode) about the basics of interacting with APIs. They also discuss how the millennial generation is changing the media industry and if/how The Cloudcast should change. Show Links: This show is sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount on all books Kenny’s Blog Kenny’s “Bourbon Pursuit” Podcast (@bourbonpursuit) EMC {code} Home...more

  • The Cloudcast #246 - The Quest for 1M Containers

    Apr 14 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk to Mitchell Hashimoto (@mitchellh, Founder of @HashiCorp) about the lack of VC funding for an open source Death Star, customer interest in Microsoft Azure, the need for bigger/faster schedulers, developer patterns and Zero-Trust Datacenter. Show Links: This show is sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount on all books Hashicorp Homepage Hashicorp Adds Microsoft Azure Support Nomad 1,000,000 Containe...more

  • The Cloudcast #245 - The Chaotic State of IT in 2016

    Apr 09 2016

    Brian talks with Amy Lewis (@CommsNinja, Co-Host of The Geek-Whisperers) about the chaotic state of the IT industry, how much location impacts day-to-day work, and how people are making positive transitions in their work. Show Links: This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount on all books The Geek Whisperers (podcast) PopUpTechTalks Topic 1 - Is the IT industry in a more chaotic state than it’s ever been?...more

  • The Cloudcast #244 - Engineers, Coffee & AWS Lambda

    Apr 03 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Donnie Flood (@floodfx) and Larry Ogrodnek (@ogrodnek) about their podcast @EngineersCoffee, their experience at Bizo, and their fascination with serverless computing (or events-based computing) with “Will it Lambda?” Show Sponsors: This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount on all books Show Links: Engineers and Coffee Podcast Bizo sold to LinkedIn AWS Lambda Topic 1 - O...more

  • The Cloudcast #243 - Understanding Azure Stack

    Mar 18 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Corey Sanders (@CoreySandersWA; Director of Program Management @Microsoft) and Ryan O’Hara (Director Private Cloud Solutions @Microsoft) about how Microsoft is attempting to bring the Azure Cloud down into customer’s data centers. Show Links: This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount on all books Microsoft Azure Stack Homepage Microsoft Azure (Cloud) Homepage Corey’s Microsoft Blog Tu...more

  • The Cloudcast #242 - Understanding Serverless Applications

    Mar 11 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Joe Emison (@JoeEmison; Founder and Chief Technology Officer @ BuildFax) about building a digital business, the challenges of platforms, and why he’s moving more applications to serverless computing. Show Links: This show sponsored byIntel Cloud For All Get a free bookfrom O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount on all books Joe’s Company - BuildFax Joe’s writings - The New Stack Why AWS isn’t Winning and it Poses Problems Joe’s Blog - Informati...more

  • The Cloudcast #241 - Technology Trends Outside Silicon Valley

    Mar 05 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Keith Townsend (@CTOAdvisor) about emerging technology trends, how Enterprises around the world differ from the Bay Area, the organizational challenges of containers, and his CIO/CTO advice for large companies. Show Links: This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Get a free book from O'Reilly media or use promo code PCBW for a discount on all books Keith's Podcast - The CTO Advisor Podcast Keith's Blog - The CTO Advisor Topic 1 - Let's talk about your ...more

  • The Cloudcast #240 - Learning How to Become an AWS Guru

    Feb 26 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Ryan Kroonenburg (@acloudguru and @KroonenburgRyan, AWS Cloud Architect) and Anthony Stanley (@IamStan, AWS Cloud Architect) from A Cloud Guru about their passion for teaching, how they created A Cloud Guru, the framework for achieving AWS certifications and some examples of learners that got a big bump in pay after completing the courses. This show is sponsored by Intel Cloud for All - http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/cloud-for-all/cloud-for-all.html A ...more

  • The Cloudcast #239 - Deploying Security without Borders

    Feb 19 2016

    Aaron and Brian talk with Alan Cohen (@ascohen, Chief Commercial Officer @illumio) about disrupting long-held technology architectures, the challenge of deploying and operating new technologies, and how Illumio security is designed to work around multiple cloud environments. This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All The Cloudcast is an O'Reilly Media Partner, Request a free eBook or use code PCBW for a discount on all books Show Links: The Tailgating Security Podcast Illumio Adapti...more

  • The Cloudcast #238 - Challenges in Operations, Containers and Microservices

    Feb 12 2016

    Brian talks with Rob Hirschfeld (@zehicle, Founder/CEO of RackN) about the evolution of OpenStack, Containers, his company RackN and Digital Rebar, and how Microservices and DevOps go hand-in-hand. Show Links: This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All The Cloudcast is an O'Reilly Media Partner, Request a free eBook or use code PCBW for a discount on all books RackN Homepage Digital Rebar Homepage (GitHub) Rob’s Blog How We Changed Digital Rebar’s Architecture, But Not Its Code, in S...more

  • The Cloudcast #237 - Cloud Native SDN

    Feb 01 2016

    Brian talks with Chris Marino (@chris_marino, Founder/CEO of Pani Networks) about the his new startup, the evolution of networking for Cloud Native applications, and the opportunities to change networking as application models radically change. Show Notes: Krispy Kreme Challenge Donations - https://www.crowdrise.com/thecloudcastkrispykr/fundraiser/briangracely
 Pani Networks Homepage - http://www.paninetworks.com/ Romana Networking (Overview) - http://romana.io/
 Romana Slack Channel...more

  • The Cloudcast #236 - Aligning App Performance to Business Success

    Jan 14 2016

    Brian talks with James Urquhart (@jamesurquhart, Senior Vice President of Performance Analytics @SOASTA) about the evolution of the digital economy, performance testing applications, understanding business impact of performance, and how companies are evolving in this new economy. Show Notes: Krispy Kreme Challenge Donations - https://www.crowdrise.com/thecloudcastkrispykr/fundraiser/briangracely
 SOASTA Homepage - http://www.soasta.com/ Topic 1 - Welcome back to the show, it’s be...more

  • The Cloudcast #235 - Does Everyone Need Google's Infrastructure?

    Jan 07 2016

    Brian talks with Alex Polvi (@polvi, Founder/CEO of @CoreOSLinux) about how startups measure innovation, the evolution of both Tectonic solution and CoreOS projects, the evolution of Kubernetes and how many companies are building digital presences (web/mobile). This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Show Links: Krispy Kreme Challenge Donations Topic 1 - Let's start with product updates. It's been about six months since we talked with Redbeard (Brian Harrington) about CoreOS and...more

  • The Cloudcast #234 - 2015 WrapUp + 2016 Predictions

    Dec 31 2015

    Aaron and Brian do their annual 2015 WrapUp show. They look at the most interesting shows, trends and topics from 2015, as well as making predictions for 2016. Show Notes: Krispy Kreme Challenge Donations Topic 1 - Is Public Cloud making any money? Topic 2 - Is Open Source Software making any money Topic 3 - Everything is becoming an integrated solution. Topic 4 - Bi-Modal vs. Tri-Modal IT Topic 5 - The continued rise of SaaS applications (and who manages them) Topic 6 - The conti...more

  • The Cloudcast #233 - NATS - Cloud Native Infrastructure

    Dec 23 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk with Larry McQueary - (@McQueary; Product Manager at Apcera for NATS.io Cloud Native Infrastructure) about messaging platforms for microservices and distributed applications, how they differ from Enterprise Service Bus and how IoT applications have new requirements on the backend systems. Show Notes:  - How NATS, a REST Alternative, Provides Messaging for Distributed Systems http://thenewstack.io/nats-rest-alternative-provides-messaging-distributed-systems/ ...more

  • The Cloudcast #232 - Docker Security Part Deux

    Dec 16 2015

    Aaron talks to Cloudcast alum Diogo Monica and Nathan McCauley (@diogomonica and @nathanmccauley; Security Leads @Docker) about the focus on security at DeckerConEU, hardware signing of containers, the evolution and updates to Docker Notary and Trusted Registry, Project Nautilus and the security scanning of containers, and secret data in Docker Control Plane Show Links: Thank you to Docker for having us as a media sponsor at Dockercon EU This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Docker ...more

  • The Cloudcast #231 - Docker & Tutum Cloud

    Dec 15 2015

    Aaron talks to Tutum Cloud's Borja Burgos (@borja_burgos) and Fernando Mayo (@FernandoMayo) about Docker's recent acquisition of Tutum Cloud, operational benefits of Tutum Cloud, future plans for Tutum, and how it will fit into the Docker ecosystem. Show Links: Thank you to Docker for having us as a media sponsor at Dockercon EU This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Docker Blog

  • The Cloudcast #230 - The Docker Ecosystem

    Dec 15 2015

    Aaron talks to Nick Stinemates (@nickstinemates, VP Biz Dev @Docker) about Nick's life before business development, building a vibrant community around Docker, and how partners can co-exist within this new ecosystem. Show Links: Thank you to Docker for having us as a media sponsor at Dockercon EU This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Docker Blog Topic 1 - You have a super interesting background. You’ve gone from the techie world to the dark side. Tell us about your journey to...more

  • The Cloudcast #229 - Weaveworks and New Stack Architectures

    Dec 09 2015

    Aaron talks to Alexis Richardson (@monadic, Co-founder and CEO @Weaveworks) about new container based architecture stacks and models, the state of Docker today and how to decipher this ever changing ecosystem Show Links: Thank you to Docker for having us as a media sponsor at Dockercon EU This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All Weaveworks Weaveworks Github The Post-Amazon Challenge and the New Stack Model How To Detect, Map and Monitor Docker Containers with Weave Scope from Weav...more

  • The Cloudcast #228 - Using Rancher to Deploy and Orchestrate Containers

    Dec 08 2015

    Aaron talks to Darren Shepherd (@ibuildthecloud, Co-founder and Chief Architect @Rancher Labs) about the move from IaaS and orchestration of virtual machines to containers. Topics include the transition from ephemeral to persistence, managing storage systems with Docker plugins and Rancher, managing vm’s inside containers the Google way, and lastly hypeconvergence comes to containers Show Links: Thank you to Docker for having us as a media sponsor at Dockercon EU This show sponsored by In...more

  • The Cloudcast #227 - Docker Networking and Project Calico

    Dec 07 2015

    Aaron talks to Jon Berger (@jonberger0, Evangelist Project Calico, @projectcalico) about their pure Layer 3 approach to virtual networking and containers. We discuss the differences between Docker’s libnetwork overlay and Project Calico, the Docker 1.9 plugin architecture, policy managers, and design considerations for designing highly scalable and secure container based solutions Show Links: Thank you to Docker for having us as a media sponsor at Dockercon EU This show sponsored by Intel...more

  • The Cloudcast #226 - Launching Spacecrafts with Containers

    Nov 28 2015

    Aaron talks with Dan Isla (@danisla, Data Scientist & Systems Engineer, Office of the CTO, Nasa’s JPL) about what it’s like to build spacecraft and use big data and container technologies to gain insight into trends to help make NASA more agile by building next generation systems. Topics include prototyping of new technologies, the advantages of containers, encapsulation of legacy applications in containers, and his insights into the Day 1 General Session announcements at DockerCon. Show Link...more

  • The Cloudcast #225 - VMware and Containers

    Nov 28 2015

    Aaron talks with Kit Colbert (@kitcolbert, VP & CTO Cloud Native Apps, VMware) at DockerCon EU about growing up in the VMware ecosystem and transferring skills to a cloud native apps world. Topics include VMware Integrated Containers, how the Docker and VMware tools fit together, evolution vs. revolution of operations, and future plans for VMware and containers. Show Links: Thank you to Docker for having us as a media sponsor at Dockercon EU This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All ...more

  • The Cloudcast #224 - Getting Started with Docker Toolbox

    Nov 27 2015

    Aaron talks to John Willis (@botchagalupe, Director of Ecosystem Development) and Dave Tucker (@dave_tucker, Product Guy) about the Docker decoder ring to the new ecosystem and how to get started with the Docker Toolbox. In addition, we talk about multi-host networking, and immutable infrastructure and delivery with containers Show Links: Thank you to Docker for having us as a media sponsor at Dockercon EU This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All

  • The Cloudcast #223 - Surprising Facts and Monitoring Docker

    Nov 27 2015

    Aaron talks with Ilan Rabinovitch (@irabinovitch, Technical Community & Evangelism @Datadog) at DockerCon EU about his impressions from the Day 1 General Session, 8 Surprising Facts About Real Rocker Adoption, and the practical aspects of actually monitoring Docker at scale and the challenges we face today. Show Links: Thank you to Docker for having us as a media sponsor at Dockercon EU This show sponsored by Intel Cloud For All 8 Surprising Facts About Real Docker Adoption Datadog Blog...more

  • The Cloudcast #222 - Microsoft Operations Management Suite

    Nov 20 2015

    Brian talks with Jeremy Winter (Principle Group Program Manager @Microsoft) about the changing culture at Microsoft, the evolution of Hybrid Cloud management, OMS technology support and how Microsoft is listening to customers differently.* Microsoft OMS Announcement Microsoft OMS Homepage
 Jeremy on Channel 9 Topic 1 - Jeremy, you’ve been at Microsoft for a while and the company culture has been through a bunch of changes recently. Tell us about your background and what’s happening...more

  • The Cloudcast #221 - Self-Improvement as a Service

    Nov 06 2015

    Aaron, Brian and Amy Lewis talk with Srinivas Krishnamurti (@skrishna09; Founder/CEO of Zugata) about the VMware Mafia, being an EIR, the Zugata vision to make work-life better for individuals, the psychology of improving teamwork and the differences between building commercial software and SaaS services. Show Notes Zugata Homepage - http://www.zugata.com/
 Srinivas’ Blog - https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/re-imagining-performance-reviews-srinivas-krishnamurti
 Topic 1 - You’re an al...more

  • The Cloudcast #220 - The World of Many Clouds

    Oct 29 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk with Jonathan Donaldson (@jdonalds; VP/GM, Software Defined Infrastructure at Intel) about old times, how quickly the Cloud Computing market is evolving, the breadth of projects that the Intel SDI groups engages with, how to growth the number of clouds, and how Intel is addressing the IoT market. Intel Cloud for All  Intel Software Defined Infrastructure Jonathan’s Blog Topic 1 - Aaron and I both have known you for many years, and worked with you in various ...more

  • The Cloudcast #219 - DevOps Enterprise Summit 2015

    Oct 24 2015

    Brian talks with Sam Fell (@samueldfell; Director of Product Marketing @ElectricCloud) about the DevOps Enterprise Summit, how Enterprise customers are different that startups, understanding the people/process side of DevOps and how Electric Cloud is making it easier to help Enterprise companies become more agile in deploying software. Show Links: DevOps Enterprise Summit 2015 DOES2015 Day 1 Recap DOES2015 Day 2 Recap Electric Cloud Homepage Electric Cloud ElectricFlow Topic 1...more

  • The Cloudcast #218 - Learning from Blameless Post-Mortems

    Oct 17 2015

    Brian talks with Dave Zwieback (@mindweather; Head of Engineering @NextBigSound) about his book “Beyond Blame”, the challenging cultures of web-scale and DevOps, understanding complex and chaotic systems and how to lead through problems. Check out O-Reilly's new initiative: Learning Paths. Show Links: "Beyond Blame" book Dave’s Blog - Simple Thoughts on Complex Systems Topic 1 - Tell us about your background and the things you’re doing at NextBigSound. Topic 2 - You’re at Ve...more

  • The Cloudcast #217 - Platforms - Build, Buy or Rent

    Oct 11 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk with Bridget Kromhout (@bridgetkromhout, Principal Technologist @pivotal, Co-Host @arresteddevops, @devopsdays Organizer.) about DevOps in practice, running Docker in production, building (or not) your own platform, AWS tools and where Docker fits with Cloud Native applications. Check out O-Reilly's new initiative: Learning Paths. Show Links: Bridget's Blog DevOps Days Arrested DevOps Podcast Topic 1 - Let's talk about your background in Operations, DevOps...more

  • The Cloudcast #216 - The Evolution of Cloud Operations

    Oct 04 2015

    Brian talks with Mark Imbriaco (@markimbriaco; Co-founder & CEO at @OperableInc) about the state of Cloud operations, the changes to DevOps, the human challenges of web scale operations and opinionated PaaS platforms. Check out O-Reilly's new initiative: Learning Paths. Show Links: Operable Homepage Topic 1 - The last time we spoke, you were part of the operations team at GitHub. Some things have changed since then. What’s new in your world? Topic 2 - What are the biggest...more

  • The Cloudcast #215 - Open Source in Europe

    Sep 27 2015

    Brian talks with Rachel Roumeliotis (@rroumeliotis, Co-Chair of OSCON EU) about open-source in Europe, regional diversity, the evolution of open-source for application development and how to select speakers and topics for large events. Check out O'Reilly Media's new training initiative: Learning Paths. Show Links: OSCON Europe Topic 1 - We’re a month away from OSCON EU, October 26-28 in Amsterdam. Give us the highlights. What’s new and cool? Topic 2 - We’ve attended OSCON in Portl...more

  • The Cloudcast #214 - Packaging DevOps Big and Small

    Sep 14 2015

    Aaron and Nick Weaver (@lynxbat) talk to Jeff Dickey(@jeffdickey; Chief Innovation Officer @Redapt) about building Clouds and DevOps environments for both small and large customers and the real world challenges they face. Thank you to the Linux Foundation for hosting us as a media sponsor! Check out O-Reilly's new initiative: Learning Paths Topic 1 - This will be a quick follow up from our podcast at DockerCon, this has to be the fastest follow up ever on the show. We wanted to thank Ric...more

  • The Cloudcast #213 - What is Immutable Infrastructure?

    Sep 10 2015

    Brian talks with Subbu Allamaraju (@sallamar, Chief Engineer, Cloud & Platforms @ebay) about Cloud Computing in Seattle, immutable infrastructure, the P-D-M-R cycle, and understanding Durable and Declarative environments. Check out O'Reilly's new education initiative - Learning Paths. Show Links: Lessons From Cloud Bunker Subbu Allamaraju - OpenStack Seattle 2015 Topic 1 - Let’s talk about your background. You’ve been part of some very well-known companies and large environm...more

  • The Cloudcast #212 - Big Data and Mesos

    Sep 04 2015

    Description: Aaron and Nick Weaver (@lynxbat) talk with Derrick Harris (@derrickharris, Senior Research Analyst @mesosphere) about the latest in both the big data and cloud native apps using Mesos. Check out O-Reilly's new initiative: Learning Paths. Show Links: The Data Center Show Podcast SCALE Blog Topic 1 - Many of us know you for the excellent work you did at GigaOm. How did you end up at Mesosphere and what are you working on these days? Topic 2 - You write an excellent pub...more

  • The Cloudcast #211 - Mesosphere DCOS

    Aug 29 2015

    Aaron talks with Ben Hindman (@benh; Co-creator of ApacheMesos, Founder of @mesosphere) about his time at Twitter, building Mesos, understanding problems at scale, how Mesos compares to Kubernetes, Mesosphere DCOS and the recent announcements with Microsoft. Interested in growing your career and networking with professionals in the Data Center and Cloud industry? Attend John Troyer's The Reckoning event, in Half Moon Bay, CA on September 13-14. Cloudcast listeners can get $100 discount by e...more

  • The Cloudcast #210 - Open Source Foundations with Jim Zemlin

    Aug 26 2015

    Description: Aaron talks with Jim Zemlin (@jzemlin, Executive Director Linux Foundation) about the continued rise of Open Source in our daily lives and necessary role of open source foundations. We also find out he has a favorite project! Check out O-Reilly's new initiative, Learning Paths. For a limited time, Learning Paths will be available for $99, check it out! Announcements from LinuxCon: IO Visor Project Kinetic Open Storage Project Open Mainframe Project Open Cont...more

  • The Cloudcast #209 - The Evolution of Private Cloud as a Service

    Aug 19 2015

    Brian talks with Madhura Maskasky (@madhuramaskasky, Co-Founder/ VP Product @Platform9) about the evolution of Platform9, offloading the Private Cloud learning curve, SaaS management, and the intersection of VMware and OpenStack for customers. Links from the show: Platform9 Website Madhura’s Bio Kenneth Hui's Platform9 Blog Topic 1 - We had your Co-Founder, Sirish Raghuram, on the show back in August 2014 when you were just going out of stealth. Tell us about your background...more

  • The Cloudcast #208 - Infrastructure as Code

    Aug 13 2015

    Brian talks with Nathen Harvey (@nathenharvey, Community Manager @chef) about how he became a Community Manager, his passion for DevOps, The Food Fight podcast, the future of configuration management and the best first steps to developing the skills to build infrastructure-as-code at your company. Interested in the Tech Reckoning? Our friend John Troyer (@jtroyer) does an outstanding job building communities. He's hosting an awesome event in Half Moon Bay, CA on Sept.13-14 for  IT pr...more

  • The Cloudcast #200 - Future of Connected Clouds

    Jul 28 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Christian Reilly (@reillyusa; CTO @Citrix) about the future. They discuss how far we are from availability and adoption of many of the systems laid out in a futuristic video. They discuss the challenges of modifying long-held social norms and adapting legal environments to adjust to new technology. Links from the show: Citrix Future Video The Healthcare of Things 2020 Technology Landscape Topic 1 - How much of this is entirely public cloud based vs. on-pr...more

  • The Cloudcast #207 - Managing Shared Cloud Resources

    Jul 18 2015

    Brian talks to Sumeet Singh (Founder/CEO @AppFormix) his background at Cisco and Microsoft, the challenges of shared infrastructure, how Appformix works across Docker and OpenStack, and what to expect from the start-up moving forward. Links from the show: AppFormix Homepage AppFormix VC Funding Topic 1 - Tell us about yourself and some background on AppFormix. Topic 2 - Let’s talk about the core problem that AppFormix is trying to solve. Is this a public cloud problem, or do...more

  • The Cloudcast #206 - Experience Building Large-Scale Clouds

    Jul 14 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Jeff Dickey (@jeffdickey; Chief Innovation Officer @Redapt) and John Griffith (@jdg_8, Software Engineer @SolidFire) about the evolution of Redapt, best practices for building large-scale clouds, comparing OpenStack to Docker communities and how the ecosystem is changing from Vendor to SP to VAR. Links from the show: Redapt Homepage Jeff Dickey's Bio NextCast Podcasts Thanks for the Docker folks for having us! - DockerCon 2015 on YouTube Topic...more

  • The Cloudcast #205 - AWS CloudMgmt-as-a-Service

    Jul 11 2015

    Brian talks to Joel Davne (@woggenager, CEO of @cloudnexa) and MJ DiBerardino (CTO @cloudnexa) about the evolution of System Integrators, the evolving AWS ecosystem, Cloud Management -as-a-Service, and what types of applications customers are using with AWS. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want a chance at a free pass for OSCON? Send us your interesting journey in Open Source to show@thecloudcast.net by Friday July 10th and we'll pick a winner! Want to register for...more

  • The Cloudcast #204 - NGINX for Docker and Microservices

    Jul 08 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Sarah Novotny (@sarahnovotny) about her involvement in multiple open source communities, how L4-L7 services interact with containers, how NGINX interacts with multiple aspects of the Docker ecosystem and architectural patterns she is seeing with container deployments. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want a chance at a free pass for OSCON? Send us your interesting journey in Open Source to show@thecloudcast.net by Friday July 10th and we'll p...more

  • The Cloudcast #203 - Docker Networking

    Jul 06 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to John Willis (@botchagulpe; VP of Customer Enablement @Docker) and Madhu Venugopal (@MadhuVenugopal, Sr.Director Networking @Docker) about the evolution from Socketplane to Docker Networking, the new plugin architecture in v1.7, who is the new Networking admin/ops and how to learn the container networking model. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want a chance at a free pass for OSCON? Send us your interesting journey in Open Source to show@thecloud...more

  • The Cloudcast #202 - DockerCon - Project 6 from Datawise.io

    Jul 03 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Jeff Chou (CEO/Founder @DatawiseIO) and Luis Robles (CTO/Founder @DatawiseIO) about their system-level experience building Cisco UCS, the challenges of networking and storage for containers, Project 6, and a start-ups view on the Docker ecosystem and plugin architecture. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want a chance at a free pass for OSCON? Send us your interesting journey in Open Source to show@thecloudcast.net by Friday July 10th...more

  • The Cloudcast #201 - DockerCon - Secure Hybrid Cloud OS with Apcera

    Jun 29 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Josh Ellithorpe (@zquestz), Software Architect for Apcera's Hybrid Cloud Operating System and what it was like to blaze a trail prior to Docker and we dig deep into security and granularity policies in cloud native apps. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want a chance at a free pass for OSCON? Send us your interesting journey in Open Source to show@thecloudcast.net by Friday July 10th and we'll pick a winner! Want to register for OSCON now? Use promo co...more

  • The Cloudcast #199 - Docker Security

    Jun 27 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Diogo Monica and Nathan McCauley (@diogomonica and @nathanmccauley; Security Leads @Docker) about their security background at Square, Docker Notary, how security is evolving around containers, Docker best practices and tools, and how Docker is treating container security with Windows. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want to register for OSCON now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off Details to win an OSCON pass coming soon! Check out the O...more

  • The Cloudcast #198 - Architecting Cloud Foundry

    Jun 19 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Chip Childers (@chipchilders, VP of Technology @CloudFoundryOrg) about the current status of Cloud Foundry projects, how Microsoft .NET will be integrated, IaaS vs. PaaS, and the CF.org thinking about overall interoperability Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want to register for OSCON now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off Details to win an OSCON pass coming soon! Check out the OSCON Schedule Free eBook from O'Reilly Media for Cloudcast Li...more

  • The Cloudcast #197 - Tectonic Shifts at CoreOS

    Jun 17 2015

    Aaron and talks to Brian ‘Redbeard’ Harrington  (@brianredbeard, Principal Architect, CoreOS) about beardliness, CoreOS Fest, Project “Tectonic” and the latest on the “appc” specification as it relates to container formats. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want to register for OSCON now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off Details to win an OSCON pass coming soon! Check out the OSCON Schedule Free eBook from O'Reilly Media for Cloudcast Listeners! Check out a...more

  • The Cloudcast #196 - Inside Cloud Foundry Operations

    Jun 16 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Cornelia Davis (@cdavisafc; Cloud Foundry Platform Engineering at Pivotal) about her experience working on the Pivotal Web Services Operations Team, her experience as both a developer and operator and why she believes that Containers-alone aren't enough to build a PaaS platform. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want to register for OSCON now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off Details to win an OSCON pass coming soon! Check out the OSCON Sc...more

  • The Cloudcast #195 - Farming Cloud Apps with Rancher

    Jun 13 2015

    Aaron talks to Sheng Liang (@shengliang; Co-Founder/CEO of Rancher.io) & Shannon Williams (@smw355; Co-Founder/VP of Rancher.io) about their history at Cloud.com, building a full-solution stack around Docker, the tiny-OS market, and the tradeoffs between containers vs VMs. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want to register for OSCON now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off Details to win an OSCON pass coming soon! Check out the OSCON Schedule Free eBook from O'...more

  • The Cloudcast #194 - DevOps Down to the Rack Level

    Jun 10 2015

    Aaron talks to Cole Crawford (CEO/Founder of Vapor.io, Founding executive director of Open Compute project and Co-founder of OpenStack) about momentum for Open Compute, rethinking how Data Center racks are designed, and the Vapor.io stack - OpenMist OS, Open DCRE and CORE. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want to register for OSCON now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off Details to win an OSCON pass coming soon! Check out the OSCON Schedule Free eBook from O'Re...more

  • The Cloudcast #193 - Andy Weir, Author of "The Martian"

    Jun 06 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Andy Weir (@andyweirauthor), author of The Egg and The Martian. We cover the connection between Open Source Software and writing, Aaron gets geeky about the book, the latest on the upcoming movie, tips for new authors, and even talk a little bit about the Ready Player One universe. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want to register for OSCON now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off Details to win an OSCON pass coming soon! Check out the OSCON ...more

  • The Cloudcast #192 - Pets, Cattle & Chickens

    May 28 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Bernard Golden (@, VP of Strategy, ActiveState) about the latest from ActiveState, Bernard's extensive writing experience, as how containers are changing the pets vs. cattle model. Interested in the O'Reilly OSCON?  Want to register for OSCON now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off Details to win an OSCON pass coming soon! Check out the OSCON Schedule Free eBook from O'Reilly Media for Cloudcast Listeners! Check out an excerpt from the upcom...more

  • The Cloudcast #191 - Cloud Foundry + Netflix OSS

    May 24 2015

    Brian talks to The Pivotal Gang - James Watters (@wattersjames, VP of Cloud Platform), Andrew Clay Shafer (@littleidea) and Michael Cote (@cote) about the latest from Pivotal, Enterprise adoption of PCF, and NetFlix OSS. Interested in the O'Reilly Velocity Conference?  Want to register for Velocity now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off  Discount Velocity Registration Check out the Velocity Schedule Free eBook from O'Reilly Media for Cloudcast Listeners! Chec...more

  • The Cloudcast #190 - Live from Cloud Foundry Summit

    May 19 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Richard Seroter (@rseroter, VP of Product CenturyLink) and Ed Saipetch (@edsai, CenturyLink Office of the CTO & Speaking in Tech Podcast) about the latest in both public and Private PaaS including Pivotal Cloud Foundry, AppFogV2, Iron Foundry, the evolution of Enterprises, and the differences between containers and PaaS Interested in the O'Reilly Velocity Conference?  Want to register for Velocity now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off ...more

  • The Cloudcast #189 - Containers + Data Persistence

    May 01 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Clint Kitson (@clintonskitson; Developer Advocate - EMC {code}) about how containers and microservices deal with data persistence, as well as some of the work that he’s doing lately and what other projects are looking at for containers + data. Interested in the O'Reilly Velocity Conference?  Want to register for Velocity now? Use promo code 20CLOUD for 20% off!  Velocity Schedule: https://en.oreilly.com/devops­web­performance­2015/pub...more

  • The Cloudcast #188 - The ContainerPocalyse Ahead

    Apr 25 2015

    Aaron and Brian announce a new partnership of O'Reilly Media! To kick things off The Cloudcast and O'Reilly have one free pass to O'Reilly Velocity to give away! Other great offers coming soon. Contest details: Velocity website: http://velocityconf.com/devops-web-performance-2015/ Velocity Dates: 5/27-5/29 in Santa Clara, CA  Contest runs 4/25-5/1  What cool project are you working on? Send an email with details to show@thecloudcast.net or @thecloudcastnet  Winner announc...more

  • The Cloudcast #187 - API Performance Monitoring

    Apr 17 2015

    Aaron talks to John Sheehan (@johnsheehan; CEO of Runscope - @runscope) about the differences between API and application development, testing, performance, and monitoring. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com) https://www.runscope.com/ https://www.runscope.com/community https://github.com/Runscope

  • The Cloudcast #186 - Understanding the Cloud Foundry Foundation

    Apr 12 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Sam Ramji (@sramji; President of Cloud Foundry Foundation) about his first 30 days on the job, engaging developer communities, open vs. commercial, branding and awareness of open source projects. - Cloud Foundry Foundation: http://cloudfoundry.org/index.html - Cloud Foundry Summit May 11-12: http://www.cfsummit.com/ - Use promo code CFSCAST for 25% off Cloud Foundry Summit! Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #185 - Masters, Minions and Pods - Kubernetes 101

    Apr 05 2015

    Brian talks to Patrick Reilly (@preillyme; CEO @kismatic) about the basics of Kubernetes, deploying and scheduling containers at scale, and how to learn more about distributed applications. Kismatic Website - http://kismatic.io/ Kismatic on GitHub - https://github.com/kismatic

  • The Cloudcast #184 - Streaming Analytics for Distributed Applications

    Mar 29 2015

    Aaron talks to Karthik Rau (@krrau; Founder/CEO of @SignalFx) about the launch of their advanced monitoring platform, doing streaming analytics for distributed applications, the new role of developers and the mindset of technology-centric business groups. Links: - SignalFx Website - https://signalfx.com/ - SignalFx REST API - https://support.signalfx.com/hc/en-us/articles/201270489 - TheNewStack covers SignalFx launch - http://thenewstack.io/signalfx-a-saas-to-monitor-apps-at-any-scale/ -...more

  • The Cloudcast #183 - Container-Centric Application Deployments

    Mar 21 2015

    Brian talks to Alexis Richardson (Founder @WeaveWorks) and Khash Sajadi (CEO @Cloud66) about their global DevOps as a Service platform and how they have interconnected it across 76 Data Centers. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #182 - Moving DevOps Forward with CI:CD

    Mar 15 2015

    Brian talks to TJ Randall (@TJRandall; VP System Engineering @XebiaLabs) about how customers work through changes to people/skills, process, financial modeling, internal communications and tools, as they migrate to more agile application development and utilize CI/CD methodology. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #181 - Investigating the ELK Stack

    Mar 07 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Robyn Bergeron (@robynbergeron; Ops Advocate @Elasticsearch) about the various usage models of the ELK stack (ElasticSearch, Logstash, Kibana), as well as the ElasticSearch developer community + Elastic{ON} event. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #180 - Understanding CoreOS Distributed Architecture

    Mar 04 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to Alex Polvi (@polvi; CEO of @CoreOSLinux) about the system architecture around CoreOS - containers, appc, etcd, quay.io, flannel, etc. They also talk about the challenges of distributed system applications and how CoreOS architecture aligns to solve those challenges in simple ways. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast - ByteSized - Stateful vs. Stateless Apps

    Feb 25 2015

    Brian and Jonas Rosland (@virtualswede) talk about the key architectural and deployment differences between Stateful and Stateless Applications. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast - ByteSized - Monitoring & Logging

    Feb 25 2015

    Brian and Jonas Rosland (@virtualswede) discuss Logging and Monitoring systems and how they have evolved with open source projects and SaaS services. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #179 - Managing Containers w/o a Tupperware Party

    Feb 20 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk with Nick Weaver (@lynxbat; Director of Software Defined Infrastructure @ Intel) about competing container formats and runtimes, managing containers at scale, PaaS + containers, and how applications are adapting to live in a container-centric world. We also dive into the deep dark secrets of being on the Cloud Foundry Foundation board of directors. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast - ByteSized - Git & GitHub

    Feb 05 2015

    Brian and Jonas Rosland (@virtualswede) talk about the basics of Git and GitHub in this series of short DevOps 101 podcasts. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast - ByteSized - Containers

    Feb 05 2015

    Brian and Jonas Rosland (@virtualswede) talk about the basics of Containers, including LXD, CoreOS Rocket, Docker and Docker Hub. They also discuss the differences between Containers and VMs. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast - ByteSized - Config Management

    Feb 05 2015

    Brian and Jonas Rosland (@virtualswede) talk about the basics of Configuration Management, including Puppet, Chef, Ansible, SaltStack, CFEngine, in this short podcast about DevOps 101. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast - ByteSized - CI/CD

    Feb 05 2015

    Brian and Jonas Rosland (@virtualswede) talk about the basic of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD), as well as Jenkins and Travis.

  • The Cloudcast #178 - DevOps Defined Networking with Socketplane

    Jan 30 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk with John Willis (@botchagalupe, Founder/VP Customer Enablement @Socketplane) about DevOps, the Docker Ecosystem and what Socketplane is doing about SDN for Docker/Containers. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #177 - Operationalized OpenStack and NFV

    Jan 22 2015

    Brian talks with Henrik Rosendahl (@hrosendahl, CEO of Akanda) about how Akanda spun out of Dreamhost, the NFV market, open-source and networking communities, and how much customers value OpenStack operational experience when looking at software. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #176 - Dev, Ops & VC Perspective on Modern Apps

    Jan 15 2015

    Aaron and Brian talk to former Netflix Cloud Architect and current VC Adrian Cockcroft about how to properly position products/tools/services to Devs vs Ops, the role of open-source in accelerating adoption, how open-source companies can make money, and some tips and use-cases for getting DevOps adopted within the Enterprise. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #175 - Machine Data & DevOps

    Jan 05 2015

    Aaron and Josh Atwell (@Josh_Atwell) talk with Hal Rottenberg (@halr9000, Developer Evangelist @Splunk) about how Machine Data is impacting IT operations, and integrating with modern DevOps teams. They also talk about how to empower developers with greater application knowledge from operational insight. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #174 - 2014 Year in Review and 2015 Predictions

    Dec 31 2014

    Aaron & Brian look back at their predictions for 2014, review the biggest trends, and look ahead at their forecasts for 2015. Containers, DevOps, SaaS, Public Cloud and what happens to all that open-source VC money?

  • The Cloudcast #173 - "Atlas" - Framework for DevOps Automation

    Dec 11 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk to Mitchell Hashimoto (@mitchellh, Founder of @HashiCorp) about their new DevOps framework Atlas, commercial product support, a new round of funding, and the “Hashicorp” way of thinking about DevOps and automation. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #172 - The State of Containers

    Dec 03 2014

    Brian talks with Nick Weaver (@lynxbat, Director of SDI Labs @Intel) about living/working in Portland, trends in public clouds, the latest on containers, DockerCon EU, CoreOS Rocket, and cool Linux technology he’s learning about. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #171 - Evolving API Economy & Hackathons

    Nov 13 2014

    Brian talks with Steven Willmott (@njyx; Founder/CEO of 3Scale) with the APItools Middleware Contest and how competitive events drive innovation and make APIs better. Music Credit: NIN (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #170 - Reigniting of the Cloud Wars

    Nov 08 2014

    Aaron and Brian are actually in the same town, at the same time, so they catch up on Google Cloud Platform, OpenStack Summit , upcoming AWS re:Invent and of course Docker news. They also kickoff the fundraising campaign for the 2015 Krispy Kreme Challenge. Music Credit Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #169 - DevOps Incident Management with BigPanda

    Oct 29 2014

    Aaron talks with Assaf Resnick (CEO of @BigPanda) about the evolving world of Operations and the new challenges of Incident Response with Continuous Integration/Delivery. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #168 - Containerized Continuous Delivery

    Oct 29 2014

    Aaron talks with Avi Cavale (CEO of @BeShippable), about utilizing Docker containers for Continuous Integration/Delivery. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #167 - Bringing Advanced Analytics to DevOps

    Oct 24 2014

    Brian talks with Dave Hayes (Lead Product Management at @pagerduty) about how analytics and embedded intelligence are helping ease the pain of Operations teams trying to keep up with errors, alerts, troubleshooting and outages. They also discuss operations best practices, how to manage post-mortems, and their internal culture of improvements through "Failure Friday". Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #166 - Creating a Docker Cloud with Clocker

    Oct 22 2014

    Brian talks with Andrew Kennedy (@grkvlt) Senior Software Engineer at Cloudsoft about the creation of Apache Brooklyn, "Clocker", and a modern approach to building applications on clouds that span Docker containers, VMs, Bare Metal and multiple cloud environments (AWS, OpenStack, Softlayer, etc.). Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #165 - DevOps Automation as a Service

    Oct 15 2014

    Aaron talks with Evan Powell(@epowell101, CEO of @stack_storm), about Automation as a Service, Infrastructure.next as Code, and increasing the efficiency of DevOps tools and workflows. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #164 - Full-Stack Real-Time Monitoring from the Cloud

    Oct 03 2014

    Description: Brian talks with Alexis Le-Quoc (@alq; CTO/Co-Founder at DataDog) about managing and monitoring modern infrastructure and applications, in real-time, from the Cloud. They also talk about using tagging and timelines for team collaboration, and why Go and Docker are trends that modern IT professionals need to get onboard with now. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #163 - Evolution of CoreOS

    Sep 26 2014

    Brian talks with Alex Polvi (@polvi, CEO of @CoreOSLinux) about the evolution of CoreOS over the past year, and the breadth of products and services (etcd, systemd, fleet, Docker, Flannel) that have been built to integrate and augment CoreOS. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #162 - Building and Managing Scalable SaaS Services

    Sep 25 2014

    Aaron & Brian talk with Manoj Chaudhary (CTO & VP of Engineering @loggly) about building and managing massively scalable SaaS applications. Music credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #161 - Transitioning from CTO to VC

    Sep 12 2014

    Aaron & Brian talk with Dr. Steve Herrod (@herrod, Managing Partner at General Catalyst) about the transition from CTO to VC, his views on the evolution of the Enterprise, how he thinks about mobile-only, and why he's building iOS apps in his spare time. We also talk about how our podcast is like a VC firm, except without all the money. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #160 - The State of The Cloud - MidYear 2014

    Sep 05 2014

    Aaron & Brian talk about the industry in 2014 (so far), the transition of the show, some recent events and announcements. They discuss Bi-Modal IT, the state of Private Cloud, Public Cloud, how VC's are investing in Open-Source, and how everyone is evolving their software skills. They also make 2015 predictions sure to be wrong. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #159 - Panamax - Docker Simplified

    Aug 22 2014

    Aaron & Brian talk with Lucas Carlson (@cardmagic, Chief Innovation Officer at CenturyLink Labs) and Jonas Rosland (@virtualswede, OCTO at EMC) about the recently released Panamax system to manage Apps, Docker, Fleet and CoreOS. They discuss application templates and how Panamax is working with Mesos, Kubernetes and the Docker ecosystem. Music Credits: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #158 - Private Cloud Management as a Service

    Aug 14 2014

    Aaron & Brian talk with Sirish Raghuram (Founder/CEO of Platform9. @Platform9Sys) about their Private Cloud Management offering, delivered via SaaS. They discuss the complexities of managing cloud infrastructure, the challenge of skills evolution, and how SaaS delivery can potentially change the economics of Private Cloud. Music Credits: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #157 - Automating DataCenter-Scale Infrastructure

    Aug 12 2014

    Brian talks to Mitchell Hashimoto (@mitchellh, Founder of @HashiCorp. Creator of Vagrant, Packer, Serf, Consul, and Terraform) about their new tool Terraform and the evolution of DevOps. They discuss how their tools compliment each other and existing tools such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible. They highlight how Hashicorp hides complexity for DevOps teams. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #156 - Making Complex Apps Look Simple

    Aug 07 2014

    Aaron and Kenny Coleman talk to Tom Rossi (Founder of Molehill - @molehill, @buzzsprout) about running web-scale applications, interacting with 3rd-party services via APIs, and how to make complex back-end applications appear simple to end-users. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #155 - Scaling Twitter's Distributed Infrastructure with Mesos

    Jul 31 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk with Dave Lester (@davelester, Open Source Advocate at Twitter. Friend of @ApacheMesos, @ApacheAurora) about how Twitter manages large-scale infrastructure, an introduction to Apache Mesos and how projects like Kubernetes, Docker, Aurora are helping to define the next-generation of web-scale infrastructure management. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #154 - AppStore APIs and Data to Help Build Better Apps

    Jul 16 2014

    Brian talks with Ariel Michaeli (@arielmichaeli, Founder/CEO at appFigures) about how appFigures was born out of FileItUp Media’s necessity, API access to all AppStore data, how mobile AppStores have evolved, how they help developers better monetize apps, and the trends that are emerging across multiple App stores. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #153 - Building Better APIs for Business Success

    Jul 10 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk with James Higginbotham (@launchany; Founder, Author, Developer) building better APIs, helping companies understand the need for public and private APIs, how to enable SaaS applications and why companies might consider an Interim CTO. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #152 - How Large Does Mirantis Loom over OpenStack?

    Jul 02 2014

    Brian talks with Adrian Ionel (@adrianionel, CEO of @MirantisIT) about how Mirantis has evolved in the OpenStack community, demand for OpenStack Hybrid Cloud, challenges companies have in deployment and management, and how the European market for OpenStack might be larger and more dynamic than US and Asia market. They also talk about how carriers are embracing OpenStack + NFV for next-generation services and revenues. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #151 - Continuous Security Responsibilities with AWS

    Jun 27 2014

    Brian talks with Tim Prendergast (@Auxome, Founder/CEO of Evident.io) about recent security problems for AWS customers, the evolution of Continuous Security Monitoring and the best practices that companies need to understand as they leverage public cloud for more business applications. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #150 - Evolving From Plumbers to Coders

    Jun 26 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk with Jason Edelman (@jedelman8) about his continued evolution from plumber to coder. They discuss his latest projects focused on SDN, Docker, Ansible and Python. They discuss the learning curve from CLI to writing code and lessons learned in creating labs to build these new environments. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #149 - Perspective from Cloud Foundry Summit

    Jun 18 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk with Kenny Coleman (@kendrickcoleman, Cloud Architect) about his experience and perspective at Cloud Foundry Summit. They discuss how different the customer stories were from traditional IT, the evolution of the technology, how software is changing industries and how this impacts today’s IT professional. They also discuss why smart infrastructure professionals are moving towards development. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #148 - DevOps, WebScale & BigData at Gilt

    Jun 06 2014

    Brian talks with Eric Bowman (@ebowman, VP of Architecture at Gilt, @gilttech) about the evolution from monolithic apps to scaleable micro-services. They discuss how to manage scale, how they manage deployments across internal, managed and public clouds. They discuss when to open-source a project and how to engage with open-source communities. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #147 - Scalable OpenStack in Europe & Globally

    May 24 2014

    Aaron and Eric Wright (@discoposse) talk with Carl Perry (@edolnx, Cloud Architect at @eNovance) talks about deploying large scale OpenStack environments, European community design summits, being a significant contributor to OpenStack, NFV capabilities for SPs, and working upstream vs. delivering a distribution. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #146 - Red Hat's Big Cloud Vision

    May 22 2014

    Aaron and Eric Wright (@discoposse) talk to Brian Stevens (@addvin, CTO/EVP at Red Hat) about being a CTO, customer expectationd of OpenStack from RedHat, how he see Private and Public Cloud evolving and how Red Hat is pulling together all the "full stack" pieces they have developed and acquired for the Cloud. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #145 - OpenStack at VMware

    May 17 2014

    Eric Wright (@discoposse) and Kenneth Hui (@kenneth_hui) talk to Dan Wendlandt (@danwendlandt), OpenStack lead at VMware, about Vmware's involvement within the OpenStack community, his experience as Quantum PTL, the integration of ESX/vCenter and NSX into OpenStack projects, and his experience with customers looking at both VMware and OpenStack. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #144 - The OpenStack Rebel Alliance

    May 17 2014

    Brian and Kenneth Hui (@kenneth_hui) talk to Troy Toman (@troytoman), Rackspace Public Cloud Architect, about the evolution of OpenStack at Rackspace, scaling OpenStack in production environments, his OpenStack keynote, what is "Core" within OpenStack and the thinking behind adding new projects to OpenStack. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #143 - Containerize All the Things

    May 17 2014

    Brian and Eric Wright (@discoposse) talk with Ben Golub (@golubbe), CEO of Docker, about the growth of the Docker community, when it will GA, how to monetize an open-source centric business, and some of the popular and unusual use-cases that the community has created around Docker. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #142 - OpenDaylight meets OpenStack

    May 17 2014

    Brian and Amy Lewis (@commsninja) talk with Neela Jacques (@NeelaJacques), Executive Director of the OpenDaylight Project about the evolution of SDN, how code gets developed between competiting (and cooperating) companies, how customers view SDN and ODL and the connection points between OpenDaylight and OpenStack. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #141 - Cloud Portability Without Leaving the Nest

    Apr 28 2014

    Aaron talks with Navin Thadani (@navinthadani, SVP of Products at Ravello Systems) about nested virtualization and common use cases spanning public clouds. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #140 – More DevOps, Less Snowflakes

    Apr 25 2014

    Brian talks with Michael Ducy (Global Partner Evangelist at Chef, @mfdii) about ChefConf, Chef Development Kit, the evolution from AgileOps to DevOps, Enterprise adoption rates, OpenStack vs. CloudStack vs AWS, and a day in the life of a DevOps team. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #139 - Docker, Project Atomic & OpenShift

    Apr 17 2014

    Live from Red Hat Summit, Aaron talks with Mike McGrath (@Michael_McGrath) and Diane Mueller (@pythondj) about Docker, Red Hat's new lightwieght OS for containers (Project Atomic), and the latest on OpenShift PaaS. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #138 - Blocking on OpenStack's Storage Door

    Apr 12 2014

    Aaron and returning co-host Ken Hui (@hui_kenneth) talk with John Griffith (@jdg_8, SolidFire) about the role of an OpenStack PTL, the evolution of Storage from Icehouse to Juno, Cinder architecture and where block storage fits into OpenStack deployments. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #137 - APIs and Sharing Files

    Apr 02 2014

    Aaron talks with Keith Lindsay (@ShareFile) about API’s and the challenges of content sharing, new ways to think about BYOD, and the evolution and security of applications and data in the Enterprise. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #136 - 3D Printing & The Future of Manufacturing

    Mar 26 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk with Rich Stump (@RichStump), Founder/Principle of FATHOM, about the evolution of 3D printing; how companies are using rapid prototyping to introduce new products; how the materials and process are improving to allow almost every industry to participate and how new ideas (eg. KickStarter campaigns) can be improved and accelerated. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #135 - Scaling and DevOps at GitHub

    Mar 13 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk with Mark Imbriaco (@markimbriaco), Technical Ops at GitHub, about the evolution of web-scale, enabling software developers to be successful, automating systems and how the culture of DevOps is applicable to every company. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #134 - The Real Costs of Cloud Computing

    Mar 12 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk with Mat Ellis (@matellis), CEO/Founder of Cloudability (@cloudability) about the trends with AWS vs. GCE vs Azure and vCHS. They explore how cloud buyers are getting more intelligent and the types of industries that are now using the public cloud. They also explore some aspects of public cloud that aren't frequently discussed in the media. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #133 - Cloud Foundry Foundation

    Mar 06 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk with Andy Piper (@andypiper), Developer Advocate for Cloud Foundry. We discuss the role of developer advocates vs. evangelists, the changes across Cloud Foundry, the new Cloud Foundry Foundation, and why build-pack architectures are critical to successful PaaS implementations. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #132 - Cloud Apps need Borderless Security

    Feb 28 2014

    Aaron and Brian talk with Rehan Jalil (CEO of @ElasticaInc; @R_Jalil) about trends at the RSA conference, how to monitor & secure application in the cloud, why companies no longer have borders and why new approaches to Security and Cloud SOC are needed with the changing patterns of applications and users. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Mobilecast #22 - Acompli redefines BYOA & Email

    Feb 27 2014

    Brian Katz talks with Javier Soltero (@jsoltero) about his company Acompli, who have just come out of stealth with their new email app that is currently in Beta. Acompli is looking to capitalize on the BYOA model through building a great User Experience around email with the ability to have enterprise administration.

  • The Cloudcast #131 - Distributed Chaos, Security's New Normal

    Feb 20 2014

    Brian talks with John Barco (VP of Products @ ForgeRock) and Engin Kirda (Co-Founder @ Lastline) about Identity Management, Advanced Persistent Threats, Open-Source, Advanced Malware, State-Sponsored Attacks, Internet of Things and other security trends prior to the RSA Conference. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Mobilecast #21 - Bluebox Security & Redefining BYOD

    Feb 19 2014

    Brian Katz talks with Caleb Sima (@csima) and Adam Ely (@adamely), Co-Founders of start-up Bluebox Security (@blueboxsec), about mobile security for the enterprise and the unique MIM technology and market approach they are offering.

  • The Cloudcast #130 - Hyper-Converged & Software-Defined Collide

    Feb 11 2014

    Brian talks with Gregg Holzrichter (@gholzrichter), VP Marketing at Atlantis Computing, about the evolution of Flash acceleration, hyper-converged systems and software-defined storage. They explore how the technolgy can be used for both desktop and server workloads and how these converged systems are changing how IT organizations are organized and deploy systems. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Mobilecast #20 - VMware acquires AirWatch

    Jan 31 2014

    Brian Katz talks with Sanjay Poonen (@spoonen) and John Marshall (AirWatch CEO) about VMware’s acquisition of AirWatch which was announced last week.

  • The Cloudcast #129 - Cloud Chaos, HyperConvergence & Commoditization

    Jan 31 2014

    Brian talks with Greg Knieriemen (@knieriemen) and Stu Miniman (@stu) about the Open Compute Project, Cisco's future in storage, the future of software-defined and object storage, Microsoft's new CEO and how many public clouds will be optimal in the future. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Mobilecast #19 - Beer, Twinkies and Box

    Jan 28 2014

    Brian Katz talks with Ben Haines (@bhaines0), former CIO of Pabst and current CIO of Box.net about all SaaS IT, real-life BYOD success, managing MDM and Mobile Devices and how Ben saved the Twinkie from extinction.

  • The Cloudcast #128 - Does Open Source Redefine the Cloud Supply Chain

    Jan 16 2014

    Aaron talks with Ian Rae (@ianrae) and Giles Sirett (@shapeblue) about Open Source Software and the disruption to traditional vendors and supply chain models. We also discuss who really has the power to influence cloud architectures. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #127 - Got CloudOps Skills?

    Jan 09 2014

    Brian talks with Angelo Luciani (@AngeloLuciani) and Eric Wright (@discoposse) about their Virtual Design Masters contest (Season 2), how VMUGs are changing, how Home Labs are evolving and the choices IT professionals are making about next-gen technologies for 2014 and 2015. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #126 - 2013 in Review & 2014 Predictions

    Dec 31 2013

    Aaron and Brian wrap up 2013 with thoughts on the year in Cloud Computing and make a few predictions for 2014. Topics include AWS, OpenStack, PaaS, DevOps, SDN and any other buzz word we can think of. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #125 - Building Advanced Cloud Services

    Dec 12 2013

    Aaron speaks with Chip Childers (@chipchilders) for a quick update on Apache CloudStack as well as what's next in IaaS and how to provide services (DBaaS, Message Bus, LBaaS, etc.) above IaaS and what the future may hold.

  • The Cloudcast #124 - Cloud Operations

    Dec 09 2013

    Aaron talks with Shmuel Kliger, Founder & President of VMTurbo (@VMTurbo). Topics include cloud operations, common problems and root cause, implications of Open Source Software on the market, and predictions for the future

  • The Cloudcast - Donuts, Donations and Dummies

    Nov 27 2013

    Aaron and Brian discuss the planning and training leading up to the 2014 Krispy Kreme Challenge (@k2challenge) and NC Children's Hospital (ncchildrens) fundraising. They discuss "rewards" for donations, goals for the race and multiple ways that listeners can get involved.

  • The Cloudcast #123 - Monitoring the Clouds from the Cloud

    Nov 26 2013

    Brian talks with Mohit Lad (@mohitlad, CEO/Co-Founder of Thousand Eyes) about cloud applications, monitoring-as-a-service, the evolution of cloud tools and important considerations for developers and IT to consider when using SaaS-based management.

  • The Cloudcast #122 - The Clash of the Cloudcasts

    Nov 25 2013

    Aaron sits down with Richard Morrell (@EMEACloudGuy) and Mark Hinkle (@mrhinkle) at the CloudStack Collaboration Conference in Amsterdam. This was actually Richard interviewing Aaron and Mark. Check out Richard's podcast in iTunes or at cloudevangelist.org. Music credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #121 – Does SaaS need better Security?

    Nov 12 2013

    Brian talks with Tal Klein (@VirtualTal, VP of Marketing at Adallom) about the growth of mobile workforces, mobile devices and SaaS application usage. They explore ways to secure a muli-SaaS Enterprise in a borderless environment and if it’s possible to be secure in a modern world.

  • The Cloudcast #120 - OpenStack DBaaS

    Nov 09 2013

    In our final podcast from the OpenStack Summit Aaron and Kenneth Hui speak to Edward Archibald about data bases in OpenStack and the ability to turn this into DBaaS.

  • The Cloudcast #119 - OpenStack Neutron and Nuage Networks

    Nov 09 2013

    Aaron and returning guest co-host Kenneth Hui (@hui_kenneth) talk to Scott Sneddon (@ssneddon) about the state of OpenStack Neutron as well Nuage Networks and upcoming proposed changes to Neutron.

  • The Cloudcast #118 - OpenStack VMware Interop and Nicira SDN

    Nov 09 2013

    Aaron talks with Kenneth Hui (@hui_kenneth) and Scott Lowe (@scott_lowe) about their OpenStack Summit session on OpenStack/VMware integration as well as get the latest on Nicira NSX from Scott.

  • The Cloudcast #117 - OpenStack API Deep Dive

    Nov 06 2013

    Aaron and Kenneth Hui (@hui_kenneth) talk to George Reese (@GeorgeReese) about what it's like to own a Tesla in Minnesota, digging deep into the state of OpenStack API's, and his view on Enterprise Clouds

  • The Cloudcast #116 - Managed OpenStack and Cloud Foundry

    Nov 05 2013

    Aaron and Kenneth Hui (@hui_kenneth) speak with Blue Box Founder/CEO Jesse Proudman (@blueboxjesse) about OpenStack deployment issues, managed OpenStack offerings, and Cloud Foundry on top of OpenStack

  • The Cloudcast #115 - Real World OpenStack

    Nov 05 2013

    Aaron and Kenneth Hui (@hui_kenneth) speak to Ken Pepple (@ken_pepple), CTO/Founder of Solinea about his experience as an OpenStack systems integrator. Music credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #114 - Evolving to SDN DevOps

    Oct 21 2013

    Brian talks with Jason Edelman (@jedelman8, SDN Evangelist, Principal Solutions Architect - Presidio) about his evolution from traditional networking skills to his focus on SDN and the programmability of networks. They discuss various SDN architectures, learning to write code, the challenge of silo’d organizations and where he sees networking evolving over time.

  • The Mobilecast #18 - BYOD for Everybody

    Oct 13 2013

    Brian Katz chats with Brett Belding (@bbelding), Senior Manager - Cisco IT, all about how Cisco does BYOD and about the journey to get there. They start with what the landscape of Cisco looked like in 2002 and quickly bring it up to present day. They discuss some of the challenges of going BYOD along with many of the successes.

  • The Cloudcast #113 – Is Data Center Management a House of Cards?

    Oct 04 2013

    Brian talks with John Blumenthal (Co-Founder/CEO) of CloudPhysics about the origins of the company, the evolution of SaaS for IT Management, performance and planning challenges in VMware environments and how to best engage the community to co-create products and get input on how to solve large data center problems. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (www.nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #112 - The Journey From VMware to OpenStack Part 2

    Sep 18 2013

    Aaron and Brian speak to Kenneth Hui about his Journey from VMware to OpenStack and how he is bridging the gap between VMware expectations in the Enterprise and OpenStack as an OSS alternative. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #111 - Real World Puppet Manifest Development

    Sep 18 2013

    Aaron and Brian speak with James Shubin about Puppet from a user perspective and his journey from learning Puppet to creating and publishing an integration manifest with GlusterFS. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails, www.nin.com

  • The Cloudcast #110 - Overcoming PaaS Deployment Barriers

    Sep 18 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk to Diane Mueller (The PaaS Queen) about common barriers to PaaS adoption, the blurring lines between IaaS and Paas, why no cloud should be without a PaaS, and some updates to RedHat OpenShift Origin. Music Credit: Nine Itch Nails, www.nin.com

  • The Cloudcast #109 - Canonical's Plan to Rule the World and Bacon

    Sep 18 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk to Jono Bacon (@jonobacon, Community Manager at Canonical) about Canonical Cloud, Juju, Canonical Phone and how to effectively build communities to transform and impact technology. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails, www.nin.com

  • The Cloudcast #108 - OpenStack Neutron and SDN

    Sep 18 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk to Kyle Mestery, Ian Wells, and Mark McClain about OpenStack Neutron, L4-L7 services, ML2 modular plugins and how OpenStack could integrate with OpenDaylight for SDN environments. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails, www.nin.com

  • The Cloudcast #107 - CoreOS and Linux Containers

    Sep 17 2013

    Aaron and Brian speak with Brandon Philips (@brandonphilips), CTO for CoreOS on the concept of a new purpose built operating system for massive scale out applications. We also talk about the conept of booting without a kernel and why Namespaces, Containers and Cgroups are more important in this configuration. Music credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #106 - Xen Project Update

    Sep 17 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Lars Kurth about Xen Project updates, Xen on ARM, and the differences between Xen and Xen Server. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails, www.nin.com

  • The Cloudcast #105 - OpenDaylight and SDN Evolution

    Sep 17 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Kyle Mestery (@mestery), Chris Wright & Brent Salisbury (@networkstatic) about Project OpenDaylight, SDN architectures and integration with applications and OpenStack. Please check the Cloudcast YouTube channel for a video of OpenStack/OpenDaylight architecture. Music credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #104 - DevOps and SaltStack

    Sep 17 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Thomas Hatch, creator of SaltStack about DevOps, Continuous Integration, Jenkins and SaltStack architecture. Also check out The CloudCast YouTube channel for a video of Thomas diagramming SaltStack architecture in depthMusic credit: Nine Inch Nails (nin.com)

  • The Cloudcast #103 - OpenStack Summit Training User Feedback

    Sep 16 2013

    Aaron & Brian talk with Jonathan Bryce, Lauren Sell, and Alan Clark about the latest news in Open Stack Summit, Training & the User Feedback Survey. Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails - www.nin.com

  • The Cloudcast #102 - OpenStack Foundation and Piston Cloud

    Sep 16 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Joshua McKenty (Founder/CTO, Piston Cloud, @jmckenty) about the origins of OpenStack, the OpenStack Foundation, RefStack, Interoperability, AWS APIs and how the Piston Cloud architecture manages legacy and web-scale applications. -Music Credit: Nine Inch Nails, www.nin.com

  • The Cloudcast #101 - Software-Defined Storage

    Sep 16 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Theron Conrey (@theronconrey) and John Mark Walker (RedHat) about Converged Infrastructure, Software-Defined Storage, and the evolution of the Gluster FS Community with other communities, such as OpenStack, Hadoop and others.Music Credits: Nine Inch Nails - www.nin.com

  • The Mobilecast #17 - Blackberry, What's Next?

    Sep 15 2013

    Brian Katz chats with Nick McQuire, CEO of GEMA, about a variety of topics. They spend two thrids of the podcasts talking about Blackberry and what may happen to them and then move onto how GEMA works in enabling multnationals to move into mobile. They end with the topic of the rumored AT&T/Vodaphone tieup.

  • The Mobilecast #16 - Enterprise Mobility Mgm't Space

    Sep 12 2013

    Brian chats with John Marshall, CEO of AirWatch while at the AirWatch Connect Users Conference. They talk about MDM and how it's turning into Enterprise Mobility Management. They touch on some of the general things that enterprises are asking for and looking in these all encompassing products. They hit on some of the new features announced and shown for AirWatch's new release and then talk about the future landscape of EMM.

  • The Mobilecast #15 - The Apple Announcements

    Sep 10 2013

    Brian chats with Chris Hazelton (@Chris451mobile) of 451 Research and Ray Wang (@rwang0) of Constellation Research a few minutes after the Apple Announcement is over. They discuss the announcements and how they think they will effect both the consumer and the enterprise. They delve into some of the new features that are available in the 5s and whether innovation is dead in the phone slab market as well as the colors of the 5c and how the announcement of iWork going free may effect Microsoft and ...more

  • The Cloudcast #100 - Constipated Unicorns and Cloud Bollocks

    Sep 05 2013

    Aaron and Brian celebrate Episode #100 with a roundtable of their favorite guests & co-hosts - Christian Reilly (@reillyusa), Joe Onisick (@jonisick), Peder Ulander (@ulander), Amy Lewis (@CommsNinja), and Nick Weaver (@lynxbat). They discuss why Cloud sucks, how to save OpenStack companies, how many clouds does the world really need, and is the future of all tradeshows in Portland.

  • The Mobilecast #14 - The Microsoft + Nokia Deal

    Sep 03 2013

    Brian chats with Ben Bajarin (@benbajarin), Bob Egan (@bobegan) and Matt Rosoff (@mattrosoff) as a panel and they discuss the Microsoft buyout of Nokia Devices and Services announced early this morning. They have a wide-ranging and fun discussion that starts with whether the buyout was needed, whether it was worth how much Microsoft is offering to pay for it and goes through to what we might see next from Microsoft and in the industry.

  • The Cloudcast #99 - Exploring Network Virtualization

    Aug 31 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Brad Hedlund (VMware, @bradhedlund) and Chris Wahl (Wahl Network, @ChrisWahl) about the evolution of SDN and NFV, how Network Virtualization aligns to Server Virtualization, and how IT professionals are evolving their skills to leverage these new technologies. They discuss the announcement of VMware NSX. They also explore how operational concepts from Server Virtualization (cloning, snapshots, backup, etc.) can be applied to the network.

  • The Mobilecast #13 - Mobile Security

    Aug 30 2013

    Brian Katz chats with Rich Mogull, CEO of Securosis, about topics on mobile security. They start with how Rich’s background in physical security led to his natural progression into IT Security and then move onto mobile topics. They discuss how modern mobile OS’s tackle security in this day and age which leads to biometrics and how security needs to take usability into account.

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #12 - Data Ingestion

    Aug 15 2013

    Brian spends time talking with Dave Stafford about the Data Ingestion problem that comes with mobile. While people are still fighting about BYOD and who should own/pay for devices, there’s a problem of how you get data off of devices, especially if people use their own apps to get their work done

  • The Cloudcast #98 - Real-life AWS Apps and DevOps

    Aug 15 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Brian McCallion (@BrianMcCallion) about real-life usage of AWS, the AWS services model, the new application development model and how Enterprises are leveraging public cloud for competitive advantages.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #97 - Docker.io and PaaS Containers

    Aug 09 2013

    Aaron talks with Solomon Hykes (Founder & CTO) and Ben Golub (CEO) at dotCloud about containers as the next big thing in a post virtual machine world. We dive into dotCloud’s new product, Docker, and talk about feedback to the project and product at OSCON.

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #11 - An Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) Primer

    Aug 05 2013

    Brian spends time talking with Jack Madden (@jackmadden) about his new Book, “Enterprise Mobility Management: Everything you need to know about MDM, MAM, and BYOD”. They walk through the main themes of the book and how it is a great primer for anyone just getting involved with mobility today.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #96 - Swift - More than OpenStack

    Aug 05 2013

    Aaron talks with Joe Arnold (@joearnold) - Founder & CEO at SwiftStack about Swift as a project and as a product. Joe tells us how to get started with Swift and we deep dive into use cases and architecture. We also talk about Swift in non-OpenStack environments like Apache CloudStack (*gasp*)

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #10 - VMware End User Computing

    Jul 31 2013

    Brian speaks with Scott Davis (@shd_9 ; http://cto.vmware.com/author/scottdavis/), CTO of End User Computing at VMware. They talk about the Horizon mobile offering from VMware. From there they talk about how iOS 7 may effect some of these types of solutions for EMM. That takes a turn in to Mobile Information Management (MIM) and where the industry probably should go moving forward. Lastly, Scott addresses how he and VMware see the relationship between IT and customers effecting EMM and enablemen...more

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #95 - Ansible - Next Generation DevOps Tools

    Jul 31 2013

    Aaron talks with Michael DeHaan (@laserllama) - CTO at AnsibleWorks and Mark Hinkle (@mrhinkle) - Sr. Director of Open Source Communities at Citrix, about Ansible and the evolution of orchestration and automation tools. We discuss the need for tools to do more than just configuration management while simultaneously reducing complexity of the products

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #94 - OpenStack Turns Three

    Jul 27 2013

    Live from OSCON! Aaron talks with Mark Collier (@sparkycollier) - OpenStack Foundation COO & Wayne Walls (@waynewalls) - Cloud Strategist at Rackspace, about OpenStack as a Foundation and the evolution of the project over the years. We also talk about the Unlocked road show product Wayne is currently working on

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #93 - The Journey from VMware to OpenStack

    Jul 16 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Cody Bunch (@cody_bunch) - Principal Architect at Rackspace - about the vBrownBag podcast series and his transition from VMware Expert to leading a community focused on OpenStack. They also discuss his recently released OpenStack book, and his take on OpenStack from architect/users perspective.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #92 - Captain Morgan and the Real-Time Web

    Jul 10 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Chris Matthieu (@chrismatthieu) about the real-time web, Node.js, UC-enabling Twitter with Twelephone, the evolution of Anything-as-a-Service, mobile apps and how we’re addicted to instant responsiveness on the Internet.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #91 - CloudStack Collab - Users Helping Users

    Jul 01 2013

    Aaron talks with Chip Childers (@chipchilders) and David Nalley (@ke4qqq) about why the CloudStack Collab Conference is different from most conferences, the state of Apache CloudStack, user driven communities & what it is like to work in an Apache project

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #90 - Six Weeks to a Cloud

    Jun 28 2013

    Aaron talks with Kirk Jantzer about creating a cloud in six weeks and why he doesn’t have time to order physical servers anymore. We talk about matching his operations to the speed of the business and learning to “get the hell out of the way” vs. “scripting yourself out of a job” and how he created a Win-Win-Win situation in his environment.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #89 - Is Linux the Future of Cloud Networking

    Jun 19 2013

    Brian talks with JR Rivers (@JRCumulus, CEO - Cumulus Networks) about the launch of the company and Cumulus Linux. They explore hardware-acceleration of Linux, integration with Chef/Puppet/Ansible, and the evolution of network operatiing systems and hardware supply chains.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #88 - SDN, Overlays, NFV, VXLAN, ODF and ...WTF??

    Jun 13 2013

    Brian talks with Ivan Pepelnjak (@ioshints) about the state of networking - SDN, Overlay Networks, Network Virtualization, NFV, VXLAN, OpenFlow, OVS, Quantum, OpenStack - and how to cut through the confusion.

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #9 - Apple WWDC Keynote Observations

    Jun 11 2013

    Brian Katz talks with Ben Bajarin (@benbajarin) and John Kirk (@johnkirk) hours after all three attended Apple's World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) keynote. The three of them have an open discussion on what they saw in the keynote. They talk about what the highlights for each of them were, what they thought Apple didn't talk about it and how it may position Apple in the future. The discussion ranges from new Macs and Mac OS X to iOS 7 and many of the new features present in the new mobile O...more

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #8 - CISO and the Art of Mobility

    Jun 10 2013

    Brian Katz talks with Eric Cowperthwaite (@e_cowperthwaite), the CISO of Providence Health & Systems about how they approach mobility and some of the lessons he learnt as mobility was brought into the company.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #87 - Manage the Workload not the Machine

    May 25 2013

    Aaron and returning co-host Amy Lewis (@commsninja) talk with Matt Conover (CTO) and Raj (CEO) at Cloud Volumes (@cloudvolumes) about workload and application management in the cloud. Why do we manage physical and virtual machines anymore?

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #7 - Mobile Etiquette to Management

    May 23 2013

    Brian spends time talking with Bzur Haun and Mani Zarrehparvar from Visage Mobile and even pronounces Mani’s name correctly. They spend time talking about mobile etiquette both personally and when doing work. This leads them to talking about codifying some of these rules in mobile policy and then how you need to manage that policy. This leads to talking about some of the legal things businesses need to look out for.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #86 - From DevOps to Private PaaS

    May 09 2013

    Aaron talks with Bart Copeland (@Bart_Copeland, CEO - ActiveState) and John Wetherall (@bcferrycoder, Developer Evangelist - ActiveState) about how developers are adopting DevOps models and how polyglot PaaS technologies are getting deployed in the Enterprise

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #85 - Nested Clouds and Application Portability

    May 02 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Navin Thadani (@navinthadani), SVP Products at start-up Ravello Systems, about past start-up success, Hybrid Clouds, Application Portability, and how to leverage Public Cloud for infinitie IT resources.

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #6 - WiFi, Small Cells and Mobile

    Apr 28 2013

    Brian talks with Art King (@artkingg) from Spidercloud about small cell wireless and how it helps enterprises meet their mobile needs. Small cell wireless is a way for enterprises to solve the issue of their buildings being faraday cages and allow their employees to be productive and online at the same time.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #83 - Accelerating the Hybrid Cloud Options

    Apr 19 2013

    Brian talks with Rajeev Chawla (CEO @ CloudVelocity) about the evolution and challenges of Hybrid Cloud, working across multiple clouds, and how start-ups are innovating in a highly competitive cloud market.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #84 - Red Hat OpenShift - Are We There Yet?

    Apr 18 2013

    Aaron talks with Diane Mueller (@pythondj, Cloud Evangelist), Ryan Jarvinen (@ryanj) and Krishna Raman (@k__raman, Product Manager) from RedHat about the evolution of the OpenShift PaaS platform, the progress of PaaS with the industry, and where Red Hat fits into the OpenStack community.

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #5 - App Development & Lessons Learned at Festo

    Apr 17 2013

    Brian and Steve Damadeo (@sdamadeo, IT Ops Manager @ Festo) have a lively conversation about doing mobile app development. They talk through the steps that Steve’s team have taken in the last few years to develop solutions at Festo and come up with a set of lessons to be used when going through the process.

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #4 - Data Categoritization and Security.mp3

    Apr 15 2013

    Brian and Bill Pelletier (@awpiii, http://infosectoday.blogspot.com/) spend some time talking about data categorization, security and how it relates to mobile. This stems from a series of blog posts that Brian wrote in response to Alessandro Festa’s blog posts. It’s a conversation about how you handle data within an enterprise and how it’s sometimes better to start simply rather than trying to climb the whole mountain of data access and security at once.

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #3 - Identity and Access Management

    Apr 09 2013

    Brian Katz talks with Paul Madsen (@paulmadsen, Office of CTO at Ping Identity) about the challenges of identity management, accesss management, and securing mobile applications, and the associated data. They explore SSO, SAML, JSON, OAuth and other security and identity technologies that are driving mobility solutions. They also explore the challenges of application placement and how IT organizations are managing services across multiple SaaS providers.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #82 - SDN, Big Data, Internet of Things and What's Next?

    Apr 07 2013

    Amy Lewis (@CommsNinja) talks with Lew Tucker (@lewtucker, SVP/CTO @ Cisco) and Dave McCrory (@mccrory, SVP @ Warner Music) about the latest keynotes at CloudConnect, the intersection between SDN / Big Data / Sensor Data, and how Cloud Computing and Networking are evolving as a result.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #81 - Data Gravity meets Lean Analytics

    Apr 07 2013

    Amy Lewis (@CommsNinja) talks with Dave McCrory (@mccrory, SVP Architecture at Warner Music) and Alistair Croll (@acroll, Analyst/Writer/Start-Up Accellerator) about their keynote talks at DeployCon & CloudConnect, Data Gravity, Lean Analytics and the massive trends that Big Data and Advanced Analytics are having on large and small companies.

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #2 - Health, Fitness and Wearable Computing

    Mar 29 2013

    Brian has a great discussion with Ben Bajarin (@benbajarin, Principle Analyst at Creative Strategies) talking about health and fitness and how it relates to wearable computing. They cover history, how they relate, and what will be needed to succeed in the future. Ben has a long history researching consumer technology and has spent the last few years looking at health and fitness wearables.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #79 - DevOps Evolution and The Phoenix Project

    Mar 29 2013

    Aaron, Brian and Nick Weaver talk with Gene Kim (@RealGeneKim - Author, Researcher, Speaker, DevOps Enthusiast) about his new book, ‘The Phoenix Project’, and the evolution of DevOps.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #80 - Regional Cloud Madness

    Mar 22 2013

    Guest host Amy Lewis (@CommsNinja) held a roundtable discuss at Varrow Madness in Durham, NC with Jason Nash (@TheJasonNash), Elijah Stukenborg and Rusty Buzhardt to talk about regional Cloud trends, the evolution of IT business models, the impact of social media and reaction to the VMware vCloud Hybrid Services announcement.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #78 - Open Source Software 101

    Mar 15 2013

    Aaron and Brian sit down with Mark Hinkle (@mrhinkle) to learn all about Open Source Software. We discuss foundations, licenses, communities, and what happens when Open Source meets the commercial world

  • The Mobilecast (.net) #1 - A Year of Going Mobile Only

    Mar 14 2013

    Brian Katz kicks off the 1st Episode of The Mobilecast by talking to Benjamin Robbins of Palador (@PaladorBenjamin) about how he spent the last year working "mobile only" and how it's transformed his thinking about his technology and usage models for knowledge workers.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #77 - OpenStack, PaaS, APIs, Platform Tools, Automation & News

    Mar 10 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk about a very busy couple weeks in the Cloud Computing industry, including news about OpenStack, PaaS platforms, APIs, new tools for AWS, new start-ups and a strange name change.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #76 - Bringing Depth to PaaS for Real-World Deployments

    Mar 01 2013

    Brian talks with Sinclair Schuller (@sschuller), CEO/Founder at Apprenda, about the challenges and realities of migrating applications to a PaaS for Windows and Java environments. They get in-depth about PaaS operations at the application and infrastructure layers. They also talk about Hybrid Clouds and real-world deployment models at JP Morgan Chase.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #75 - Threat Protection vs. Threat Dectection

    Feb 24 2013

    Aaron and Brian Katz (@bmkatz) talk with Simon Crosby (@simoncrosby, Founder/CTO at Bromium) about the landscape of security threats on the Internet, recent high-profile hackings, and an update on how Bromium vSentry is setting the new benchmark for security lab results and protection.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #72 - Cloud-Enabling Memcached and Redis for NoSQL

    Feb 14 2013

    Brian talks with Ofer Bengal (Co-Founder/CEO @Garantiadata) about the challenges and realities of NoSQL databases in the cloud and the value of cloud-enabling services such as Memcached and Redis. We also talked about backing up NoSQL databases and the challenges of transitioning to DevOps models.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #74 - Enabling Business thru Mobility & Cloudcast Expansion

    Feb 07 2013

    Aaron and Brian talk with Brian Katz (@bmkatz) about the evolution of mobile apps for the Enterprise, including UI design, alignment between business and IT, security models and what to expect in 2013.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #73 - DevOps, Managing Hardware as Code

    Jan 31 2013

    Brian talks with Doug Hairfield (@knucklesandwich, Manager of Systems Engineering and Continuous Integration @Bronto) about how he’s transformed the way they do continuous deployment and “manage hardware as code”. They talk about how they transformed their environment from two deployments a year to 10-20 deployments a day, to deliver advance marketing tools and analytics.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #71 - Enterprise Cloud - The Debate Rages on in 2013

    Jan 13 2013

    Aaron and Brian give a brief “State of the Podcast” for 2013, and then discuss Enterprise Cloud Computing and some of the debates about how it is evolving.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #70 - YearEnd Best and Worst FAILtacular

    Dec 28 2012

    Aaron and Brian wrap up 2012 by offering a glimpse behind the scenes of The Cloudcast with some of our best and worst guest moments.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #69 - Cloud Garage Labs

    Dec 21 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Colin Mcnamara (@colinmcnamara, Nexus IS) and Nick Weaver (@lynxbat, VMware) about the state of the IT industry, a review of the Fantasy Cloud Draft, VMware's Pivotal Initiative and a new business idea for Cloud Garage Labs.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #68 - Disrupting Open, Unified Storage with Ceph

    Dec 07 2012

    Brian talks with Ed Saipetch (@edsai, Director of Alliances/Channels @ Inktank) and Gina Minks (@gminks, Director of Training/Certification @ Inktank) about unified storage, open-source communities, the difference between develop and operations demands on storage and the evolution of learning around open-source projects.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #67 - NetApp/AWS - Cloud ONTap

    Dec 07 2012

    Aaron speaks with Vaughn Stewart, Mark Beaupre, and Luis Benavides about impressions from the AWS re:Invent conference & details of the NetApp Private Storage on AWS Announcement

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #66 - Developing Apps for the Public Cloud

    Nov 28 2012

    Mini-cast from AWS re:Invent: Aaron speaks with Solomon Hykes from dotCloud about developing apps for public cloud and differences in PaaS platforms

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #65 - Cloud Cost Concerns

    Nov 28 2012

    Mini-cast from AWS re:Invent: Aaron speaks with Mat Ellis from Cloudability about the rising concern of tracking and controlling operating costs in the public cloud

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #64.5 - The Cloudcast Gives Back - Charity Challenge

    Nov 21 2012

    Aaron and Brian discuss The Cloudcast (.net) Charity Challenge. The guys ask the listeners to make a small donation to a great cause (helping sick kids) and pledge to match each donation. They also thank the listeners for helping to grow the show 7-8x in 2012 and discuss how they plan to keep it interesting in 2013.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #64 - Intel Inside the Data Center

    Nov 16 2012

    Brian talks with Raejeanne Skillern, (@raejeanneS), Director of Cloud Computing at Intel, about new network designs, advanced security capabilities, building HW + SW reference designs, the ODCA and how Intel gets market feedback from around the world.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #63 - The Cloud Foundry PaaS Ecosystem

    Nov 15 2012

    Brian talks with James Watters (Director, Ecosystem & BizDev) from VMware Cloud Foundry about the evolution of the ecosystem, community participation and overall PaaS adoption.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #62 - Nebula, OpenStack & OpenStack Foundation

    Nov 02 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Jesse Andrews (@anotherjesse), Director Technology @ Nebula and Member of OpenStack Board of Directors, about the evolution of OpenStack, building communities, competition for developers and productizing OpenStack.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #61 - Why New Applications are Moving to NoSQL

    Oct 25 2012

    Aaron and Brian speak with Justin Sheehy (@justinsheehy) - CTO at Basho Technologies, about the evolution of applications, new database demands and why NoSQL is changing how we stored and access data.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #59 - Who’s Your Puppet Master?

    Oct 04 2012

    Aaron and Nick Weaver talk with Luke Kanies (@puppetmasterd), Founder / CEO @ Puppet Labs, about the evolution of DevOps, the growth of the Puppet community and shifts in how IT operations are being managed.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #58 - Build a Cloud Day Roundtable

    Oct 01 2012

    Aaron talks to the organizers and presenters for Build a Cloud Day. We have John Willis (@botchagalupe), David Nalley (@ke4qqq), Joe Brockmeier (@jzb), John Mark Walker (@johnmark) & Brian Bullardo (@bullardo)

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #57 - Futures Markets for Public Cloud Services

    Sep 27 2012

    Brian talks with Dr.James Mitchell, CEO of Strategic Blue about “Cloud Broker-Dealing”, how cloud computing is becoming a commoditised market and how we can expect to see a rapid progression towards commodity market style trading of futures contracts for cloud computing.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #56 - Securely Access Enterprise Files in the Cloud

    Sep 26 2012

    Brian talks with Leo Leung (@lleung), VP Marketing at Oxygen Cloud, about “Enterprise Dropbox”, the challenges of Enterprise content sharing, new ways to think about BYOD, and the evolution to new applications within the Enterprise.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #52 - Bromium’s vSentry Unveiled

    Sep 19 2012

    Description: Aaron talks with Simon Crosby (@simoncrosby) and Tal Klein (@VirtualTal) of Bromium in depth about their new vSentry product announced today at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #55 - 1st Annual Fantasy Cloud Draft

    Sep 06 2012

    Aaron, Brian, Nick Weaver (@lynxbat) and Colin McNamara (@colinmcnamara) hold the 1st Annual, The Cloudcast (.net) Fantasy Cloud Draft. They pick from the broad ecosystem of companies and technologies to try and build a set of cloud services for particular markets.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #54 - Cloud Providers Evolving into the Enterprise

    Sep 04 2012

    Aaron & Brian speak with Simon Aspinall (@saspinall), CMO at Virtustream, about the evolution of Cloud Providers, extending services from the public cloud into Enterprise data centers, and how to manage a mix of new and legacy applications

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #53 - CloudStack One Year Later

    Aug 30 2012

    Aaron & Brian speak with Peder Ulander (@ulander, Cloud VP Citrix) & Joe Onisick (@jonisick, definethecloud.net) about Cloudstack, getting user requirments into open source projects, vendors vs. users & migration from the Enterprise to Cloud

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #51 - Technology Warfare and the Evolution of Cloud Economics.mp3

    Aug 22 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Simon Wardley (@swardley) - Researcher, Organization Warfare and Evolution at LEF, about the evolving economics of Cloud Computing, open-source strategy and the current wartime environments for technology companies.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #50 - Managing Security and Compliance in Public Clouds

    Aug 16 2012

    Brian talks with Phil Cox (@sec_prof), Director of Security and Compliance at Rightscale, about managing secure and compliant environments in the public cloud, as well as how Rightscale is helping next-gen IT evolve to be more agile.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #49 - Application Automation and Enterprise PaaS

    Aug 09 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Brett Adam (@bpjadam), CTO / VP Engineering @ rPath, about the evolution of Application deployment and PaaS for the Enterprise.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #48 - Putting the Security Cart before the App Horse

    Aug 09 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Rand Wacker (@randwacker) VP of Product at CloudPassage, about putting security in the path of application deployment, security app stores, and the difference between private cloud and public cloud security.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #47 - SDN, OpenFlow and Network Virtualization

    Jul 27 2012

    Brian and Nick Weaver talk with Kyle Forster (@bigswitchnews), Co-Founder of Big Switch Networks, about the evolution of Software Defined Networks (SDN), OpenFlow and the evolution of programmable networks.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #46 - The Big and Small World of Cloud Computing

    Jul 05 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Ben Kepes (@benkepes) about the evolving Cloud Computing trends in the first half of 2012, building Cloud communities and how SMBs should be thinking about leveraging technology to gain business advantage.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #45 - Evolving Security-as-a-Service

    Jun 28 2012

    Brian talks with CloudAccess CEO Kevin Nikkhoo about the evolution of remote security services, or Security-as-a-Service.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #44 - Bringing Freedom to Developers thru PaaS

    Jun 25 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Michael Surkan, Director of Product Marketing from Uhuru Software about their new PaaS platform, .NET developers, and open-source communities.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #43 - “Cloud - The Need for Transparency in a Complex World”

    Jun 20 2012

    Brian talks with James Urquhart (VP Product Strategy, enStratus) about interconnected systems (Clouds, APIs), complex systems, and how transparency and governance are critical to be able to design, build and operate today’s Cloud Computing environments.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #42 - “Bromium: MicroVirtualization for Enabling MacroSecuritization”

    Jun 20 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Simon Crosby, (@simoncrosby, Co-Founder/CTO) and Tal Klein (@VirtualTal) from Bromium, about the launch of their micro-virtualization platform and how this intends to change the security of end-points for the Enterprise and Governments.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #41 - Fifty Shades of RidiCuLUS Cloud

    Jun 08 2012

    Brian talks with a panel of experts from Cisco, EMC, Nexus, NetApp, and WWT to talk about the upcoming Cisco Live 2012 event in San Diego. They talked about where Cisco is going with open-source, Cloud and SDN. They also covered possible announcements, things to do outside the show, social-media and charity events and questions to ask John Chambers.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #40 - “Mobility - Craplications to AppStores to APIs

    Jun 07 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Brian Katz (@bmkatz) about the evolution of BYOD, CoIT, Mobile Apps, App Stores and a variety of challenges involved with mobile devices and mobile applications for solving business challenges.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #39 - Enterprise Class Cloud Services

    May 31 2012

    Brian talks with Rodney Rogers (Chairman/CEO of Virtustream) about offering Enterprise Class Cloud Services, Cloud API Religions, Cloud services in Emerging Markets, and the evolution of Cloud Service Providers developing technology.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #38 - Project Razor - Google Ops for Enterprise Clouds

    May 23 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Nick Weaver (Office of CTO, EMC), Dan Hushon (Distinguished Engineer, EMC), Teyo Tyree (Founder, Puppet Labs) and Nigel Kersten (CTO, Puppet Labs) about the “Razor Project”, a new open source project for Cloud Automation between EMC and Puppet Labs.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #37 - PaaS meets Data Gravity

    May 17 2012

    Brian talks with Dave McCrory (VMware Cloud Foundry) and Adron Hall (Tier 3) about the evolution of Cloud Foundry and how Tier 3 is developing and delivering their PaaS services. They also talk about how developers can begin using PaaS platforms, and Dave provides more background on his “Data Gravity” concept.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #36 - New, Open, Simplified Cloud Architectures

    May 08 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Randy Bias (@randybias), CTO/Founder of Cloudscaling about open cloud architectures, deploying new and web-scale applications, and the evolutions of OpenStack.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #35 - Cover your *aaS, Cover your Costs

    Mar 30 2012

    Brian talks with Mat Ellis (@matellis), CEO of Cloudability, about how companies are using public cloud services and how to manage costs of those services. They discuss major public cloud trends, how Cloudability uses analytics to make budgeting recommendations and how to teach IT organizations about real cloud costs.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #34 - New Networks for the Cloud.mp3

    Mar 16 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Ivan Pepelnjak (@ioshints) about the evolution of networking as it applies to Cloud Computing. The dig into merchant silicon, software defined networking (SDN), OpenFlow and where the hype really meets the reality. In addition, they discuss overlay networks (VXLAN, NVGRE and SST) and the convergence of servers, storage and networks.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #33 - DevOps - One Year Later

    Feb 26 2012

    Aaron and Brian talk with Nick Weaver (@lynxbat) about recent conferences (CiscoLive, PartnerExchange, Cloud Connect), the Open Cloud controversy, the evolution of DevOps, and how IT will eventually break off space for new apps. Nick also explains how he name-dropped Christian Reilly (@reillyusa) to meet Adrian Cockcroft from NetFlix.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #32 - APIs - The New Language of the Cloud

    Feb 10 2012

    Brian sits down with Christian Reilly (@reillyusa) and Sam Ramji (@sramji), VP of Strategy at Apigee, to talk about the evolving App-Economy and how APIs are unlocking tremendous new opportunities for businesses in all industry. A great discussion about the adoption of mobile devices and open access to data is unlocking tremendous new business value.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #31 - Securing Virtual Desktops

    Feb 09 2012

    Brian talks with Mike Foley (@mikefoley) from RSA about securing virtual desktops and BYOD environments.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #30 - Laws in the Cloud

    Feb 03 2012

    Brian talks with Adrienne Mead (@CloudAtty) and Deborah Salons (@dsalons) about legal policy, contracts and what business should consider when using or building Cloud Computing services.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #29 - Building PaaS Clouds for .NET Apps

    Jan 27 2012

    Brian Gracely and Clint Greenwood talk to Sinclair Shuller, Founder/CEO of Apprenda to talk about their PaaS platform for .NET applications. We talk about the evolution of PaaS, the evolution of IT and where PaaS will evolve in 2012.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #28 - The Evolution of VARs in Cloud Computing

    Jan 13 2012

    Brian sits down with Bob Olwig (@bobolwig), VP Strategy & Marketing at World Wide Technology (WWT) to talk about the evolution of VARs and Systems Integrators in the era of Cloud Computing.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #27 - 2011 in Review, 2012 Predictions

    Dec 23 2011

    Aaron and Brian wrap up 2011 with the best and worst of Cloud Computing. They discuss what is working well, what's still missing, and their predictions for 2012. They also give some hints about what's to come on The Cloudcast for 2012.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #26 - IT Women of the Cloud

    Dec 10 2011

    Aaron and Brian sit down with Seema Jethani, Raejeanne Skillern and Vanessa Alvarez to talk about the growing role of women leaders in IT, hot trends in Cloud Computing and Big Data, and role models to help women advance and evolve in the IT world.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #25 - The Intersection of IPv6 and Cloud

    Dec 06 2011

    Brian talks with Dr. Chip Popoviciu (Nephos6) and Shannon McFarland (Cisco) about the transition to IPv6, how the challenges align to Cloud Computing, how people can evaluate IPv6 in their environments and the best ways to keep up with this critical technology.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #24 - CloudPassage - Security in the Cloud

    Dec 01 2011

    Brian talks with Rand Wacker (@randwacker), VP of Products at CloudPassage, to talk about trends in Cloud Security, changing deployment models, new threats and why their holistic approach may make it easier for customer to enable new cloud services for their business.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #23 - Going Mobile...

    Nov 28 2011

    Brian Gracely, Brian Katz (Sanofi-Aventis) and Tal Klein (Citrix) talk about all the angles surrounding mobile computing today. Mobile devices, mobile development environments, apps vs. applications, shadow IT, HTML5 and much, much more.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #22 - Live from CA World with Andi Mann

    Nov 14 2011

    Aaron & guest co-host Jeramiah Dooley spend some time with Andi Mann at CA World to talk about the evolution and direction of Private and Public Cloud

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #21 - The Network Stack of OpenStack

    Sep 23 2011

    Brian talks with Rick Clark and James Urquhart of Cisco about the evolution of networking in OpenStack and the multiple ways Cisco is involved in the project.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #20 - The Evolution of OpenStack

    Sep 22 2011

    Brian talks with Jonathan Bryce of Rackspace about the evolution of the project, the Diablo release, the upcoming OpenStack conference and what the future holds.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #19 - Who Manages the Clouds?

    Sep 15 2011

    Aaron and Brian talk to George Reese from enStratus about managing Clouds, AWS outages and how to take advantage of multiple cloud platforms.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #18 - VMworld - vCloud Director and vCloud Security

    Sep 04 2011

    Live from VMworld 2011, Aaron and Brian talk to Mike Foley and Chris Colotti about the latest happenings with VMware vCloud Director and vCloud Security.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #17 - Cloud Foundry - The Application PaaS

    Aug 23 2011

    Brian and Guest co-host Clint Greenwood speak to Dave McCrory about VMware's Cloud Foundry

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #16 - Dell, Dude You're Getting a Big Data Cloud

    Aug 20 2011

    Aaron and Brian talk to Joseph George, Rob Hirschfeld and Aurelian Dumitru about all things Cloud and Big Data happening at Dell.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #15 - The Most Interesting Man in the Cloud

    Aug 07 2011

    Brian & Joe Onisick talk about the history of Cloud.com and the future of Citrix with Peder Ulander.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #14 - State of the Podcast Address

    Aug 02 2011

    Aaron & Brian celebrate their six month anniversary and discuss the news

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #13 - Meeting the PaaS Master

    Jul 15 2011

    Aaron & Brian gets the basics of PaaS (Platform as a Service) from Issac Roth from RedHat, leader of their OpenShift PaaS platform

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #12 - There’s a Pony in there... (Managing the Cloud)

    Jun 16 2011

    Aaron & Brian bring back Cloudcast alumni Christian Reilly, President of the Platform Cloud. We dig into Cloud management from every angle possible, trying to make sense of all the companies, projects and products.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #11 - News, Stacks, Rants and More

    Jun 05 2011

    Aaron & Brian rant with Joe Onisick, Technical Solutions Architect at WWT. We discuss Joe’s new legal race car, Integrated Stacks vs. Private Clouds, the future of VMware, & we determine we need to learn more about PaaS and OpenFlow

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #10 - Clouds on the Storefront Horizon

    Jun 01 2011

    Aaron & Brian welcome Rodrigo Flores, formerly CTO/Founder of newScale, now at Cisco. We discuss the current status of newScale, the world of actual Cloud deployments and the challenges of shifting internal IT thinking to leverage Cloud

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #9 - The Greatest Chad’s World Ever Sold

    May 05 2011

    Aaron & Brian welcome Chad Sakac & Nick Weaver from EMC. We discuss the EMC vLabs in the Cloud, ways to improve the live Chad’s World and what to expect at EMC World. We also introduce the Chad’s World Drinking Game & discuss a VMworld v0dgeball rematch

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #8 - Get off your PaaS and Build Clouds

    Apr 27 2011

    Aaron & Brian welcome Ed Saipetch (@edsai). We discuss building a cloud, high availability features in the stack, characteristics of PaaS, the threat of AWS lessons to learn from the AWS outage, cloud transparency & Node.js and JoyentCloud Services

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #7 - From the News Desk

    Apr 22 2011

    Aaron & Brian discuss New Scale, Cloud Foundry, Online Poker as a Service (OPaaS), vendor investment, we hate on Facebook, and how cloud is changing the traditional business model

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #6 - Is Cloud Computing Fashionable for IT?

    Apr 19 2011

    Aaron & Brian talk with Industry Analyst Vanessa Alvarez about defining cloud, plumbing and infrastructure, the changing role of IT, industry certifications & some predictions for the next year

  • The Cloudcast (.net) #5 - ROI and Technology Shifts in Private Cloud

    Apr 01 2011

    Brian and Aaron cover some trends in the news, why Netflix owes Aaron 24 Swedish Fish, and we discuss virtual machine stall and VDI trends with @roidude, Steve Kaplan

  • The Cloudcast (.net) - Episode 4 - "DevOps & Developing New IT Skills"

    Mar 26 2011

    This week we cover some trends in the news, Brian’s experience at Cloud Connect, and we spend some time with DevOps Ninja, Nick Weaver

  • The Cloudcast (.net) - Episode 3 - “President of the Private Cloud”

    Feb 28 2011

    Aaron & Brian talk with Christian Reilly (@reillyusa), President of the Private Cloud, about his real-world experience building a global private and hybrid cloud.

  • The Cloudcast (.net) - Episode 2 - "Same Guys, Less Wire"

    Feb 20 2011

    Aaron & Brian talk about why they changed the name, why they are doing The Cloudcast, potential guests, potential sponsors and something called "Angry Joe".

  • The Cloudcast (.net) - Episode 1 - "Introduction Teaser"

    Feb 02 2011

    Aaron & Brian introduce themselves and The Cloudcast.