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Become the best software developer you can be

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United States

Description:

Become the best software developer you can be

Language:

English


Episodes

What is a Developer Game Jam?

11/22/2020
We learn all the necessary details to get into the world of developer game jams, while Michael triggers all parents, Allen's moment of silence is oddly loud, and Joe hones his inner Steve Jobs.

Duration:02:16:13

The DevOps Handbook – Create Organizational Learning

11/8/2020
We wrap up our deep dive into The DevOps Handbook, while Allen ruined Halloween, Joe isn't listening, and Michael failed to... forget it, it doesn't even matter.

Duration:02:16:43

The 2020 Shopping Spree

10/25/2020
It's our favorite time of year where we discuss all of the new ways we can spend our money in time for the holidays, as Allen forgets a crucial part, Michael has "neons", and Joe has a pet bear.

Duration:02:18:45

The DevOps Handbook – Enable Daily Learning

10/11/2020
We dive into the benefits of enabling daily learning into our processes, while it's egregiously late for Joe, Michael's impersonation is awful, and Allen's speech is degrading.

Duration:01:52:55

The DevOps Handbook – The Value of A/B Testing

9/27/2020
We wrap up the second way from The DevOps Handbook, while Joe has a mystery episode, Michael doesn't like ketchup, and Allen has a Costco problem.

Duration:01:50:13

Is Kubernetes Programming?

9/13/2020
We gather around the water cooler to discuss some random topics, while Joe sends too many calendar invites, Allen interferes with science, and Michael was totally duped.

Duration:01:42:15

The DevOps Handbook – Enabling Safe Deployments

8/30/2020
We learn the secrets of a safe deployment practice while continuing to study The DevOps Handbook as Joe is a cartwheeling acrobat, Michael is not, and Allen is hurting, so much.

Duration:01:36:58

The DevOps Handbook – Anticipating Problems

8/16/2020
We're using telemetry to fill in the gaps and anticipate problems while discussing The DevOps Handbook, while Michael is still weird about LinkedIn, Joe knows who's your favorite JZ, and Allen might have gone on vacation.

Duration:01:22:24

The DevOps Handbook – The Technical Practices of Feedback

8/2/2020
It's all about telemetry and feedback as we continue learning from The DevOps Handbook, while Joe knows his versions, Michael might have gone crazy if he didn't find it, and Allen has more than enough muscles.

Duration:01:51:11

The DevOps Handbook – Architecting for Low-Risk Releases

7/19/2020
Our journey into the world of DevOps continues with The DevOps Handbook as Michael doesn't take enough tangents, Joe regrets automating the build, err, wait never regrets (sorry), and ducks really like Allen.

Duration:02:05:22

The DevOps Handbook – The Technical Practices of Flow

7/5/2020
We begin our journey into the repeatable world of DevOps by taking cues from The DevOps Handbook, while Allen loves all things propane, Joe debuts his "singing" career with his new music video, and Michael did a very bad, awful thing.

Duration:01:50:51

Survey Says … 2020 Stack Overflow Developer Survey

6/21/2020
We review the Stack Overflow Developer Survey in the same year it was created for the first time ever, while Joe has surprising news about the Hanson Brothers, Allen doesn't have a thought process, and Michael's callback is ruined.

Duration:02:07:40

Google’s Engineering Practices – How to Navigate a Code Review

6/7/2020
As we learn from Google about how to navigate a code review, Michael learns to not give out compliments, Joe promises to sing if we get enough new reviews, and Allen introduces a new section to the show.

Duration:01:42:15

Google’s Engineering Practices – What to Look for in a Code Review

5/25/2020
We learn what to look for in a code review while reviewing Google's engineering practices documentation as Michael relates patterns to choo-choos, Joe has a "weird voice", and Allen has a new favorite portion of the show.

Duration:01:41:48

Google’s Engineering Practices – Code Review Standards

5/10/2020
We dig into Google's engineering practices documentation as we learn how to code review while Michael, er, Fives is done with proper nouns, Allen can't get his pull request approved, and Joe prefers to take the average of his code reviews.

Duration:01:39:00

Big Data – How Far is Too Far?

4/26/2020
We gather around the water cooler at 6 foot distances as Michael and Joe aren't sure what they streamed, we finally learn who has the best fries, at least in the US, and Allen doesn't understand evenly distributing your condiments.

Duration:01:51:09

Designing Data-Intensive Applications – To B-Tree or not to B-Tree

4/12/2020
We dig into the details of how databases use B-trees as we continue our discussion of Designing Data-Intensive Applications while Michael's description of median is awful, live streaming isn't for Allen, and Joe really wants to bring us back from the break.

Duration:01:56:39

How to Work Remote Effectively

3/29/2020
Since we can't leave the house, we discuss what it takes to effectively work remote while Allen's frail body requires an ergonomic keyboard, Joe finally takes a passionate stance, and Michael tells them why they're wrong.

Duration:02:10:24

Designing Data-Intensive Applications – SSTables and LSM-Trees

3/15/2020
It's time to learn about SSTables and LSM-Trees as Joe feels pretty zacked, Michael clarifies what he was looking forward to, and Allen has opinions about Dr Who.

Duration:01:38:10

Designing Data-Intensive Applications – Storage and Retrieval

3/1/2020
In this episode, Allen is back, Joe knows his maff, and Michael brings the jokes, all that and more as we discuss the internals of how databases store and retrieve the data we save as we continue our deep dive into Designing Data-Intensive Applications.

Duration:02:15:57