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Adam Hawkins presents the theory and practices behind building a high velocity software organization. Topics include DevOps, lean, software architecture, continuous delivery, and interviews with industry leaders.

Adam Hawkins presents the theory and practices behind building a high velocity software organization. Topics include DevOps, lean, software architecture, continuous delivery, and interviews with industry leaders.

Location:

United States

Description:

Adam Hawkins presents the theory and practices behind building a high velocity software organization. Topics include DevOps, lean, software architecture, continuous delivery, and interviews with industry leaders.

Language:

English


Episodes

Saltside Chronicles #5: Retrospective

12/18/2020
The third episode in a five part series on the Big Bang rewrite completed at Saltside in 2014/15. This episode is a retrospective through the lens of the flow framework and proposed mitigations.

Duration:00:21:33

Saltside Chronicles #4: A New Architecture

12/17/2020
The fourth episode in a five part series on the Big Bang rewrite completed at Saltside in 2014/15. This episode discusses how we split the monolith and created a new architecture to support Saltside well into the future.

Duration:00:33:54

Saltside Chronicles #3: The Snow Ball

12/16/2020
The third episode in a five part series on the Big Bang rewrite completed at Saltside in 2014/15. This episode discusses how we started off creating an API & Android app and ended with a quest to launch an entirely new product.

Duration:00:13:30

Saltside Chronicles #2: Technical Debt Calls

12/15/2020
The second episode in a five part series on the Big Bang rewrite completed at Saltside in 2014/15. This episode discusses the technical debt and architecture issues that led to the rewrite.

Duration:00:14:07

Saltside Chronicles #1: Overview

12/14/2020
The first in a five part series on the Big Bang rewrite completed at Saltside in 2014/15. This episode briefly tells the entire story as a backdrop for subsequent episodes.

Duration:00:22:10

Service Level Objectives with Alex Hidalgo

12/7/2020
Alex Hidalgo & Adam Hawkins discuss the theory, practices, and the hard problems with service level objectives (SLOs).

Duration:00:48:51

Software Delivery at Buildkite with Keith Pitt

11/30/2020
Keith Pitt & Adam Hawkins discuss the fearless continuous deployment culture at Buildkite.

Duration:00:31:52

GitOps & ArgoCD with Viktor Farcic

11/16/2020
Viktor Farcic & Adam Hawkins discuss logic behind GitOps, how to use ArgoCD, and changing the way we think of production environments.

Duration:01:01:56

Open Policy Agent with Torin Sandall

11/9/2020
Torin Sandall & Adam Hawkins discuss shifting left on security with Open Policy Agent (OPA), conftest, and rego. Plus Small Batches housekeeping.

Duration:00:45:02

Service Boundaries with Derek Comartin

11/2/2020
Derek Comartin & Adam Hawkins discuss designing individual services in a distributed system for fast flow and team autonomy.

Duration:00:52:47

The Flow Framework with Dr. Mik Kersten

10/26/2020
Mik Kersten & Adam Hawkins discuss the Flow Framework's origin and why optimizing for fast flow is all that matters.

Duration:00:42:50

The 12 Factor App with Joe Kutner

10/19/2020
Adam & Joe discuss the proposed additions in the 12.1 factor app, the challenge with dev-prod parity, and the missing security factor.

Duration:00:32:33

Automated Testing with Jason Swett

10/6/2020
Jason and I discuss automated testing from a beginner's perspective and its impact on engineering success. Strong opinions included!

Duration:00:47:05

Team Topologies

9/21/2020
Recap of the 2019 book "Team Topologies: Organizing Business and Technology Teams for Fast Flow".

Duration:00:16:04

Continuous Delivery with Dave Farley

9/7/2020
Dave Farley is the co-author of "Continuous Delivery". We discuss the book, real engineering, and more.

Duration:00:52:32

The Story of Parts Unlimited

8/24/2020
The story of Parts Unlimited as told by Bill in the Phoenix Project and Maxine in the Unicorn Project.

Duration:00:28:03

Dev Environments

8/10/2020
Something different for this episode! A live recording of my thoughts on integrated vs isolated dev environments.

Duration:00:24:08

SLIs, SLOs, & SLAs

7/27/2020
SLIs, SLOs, and SLAs create a hierarchy. They measure reliability and create an objective framework for prioritization and decision making.

Duration:00:07:25

Pre-Commit Hook

7/14/2020
The pre-commit prevents known bad commits from entering the deployment pipeline. Use it as tool to improve percent-complete-percent-accurate in your deployment pipeline.

Duration:00:05:53

DevOps for Beginners

7/6/2020
A follow up interview I did on the Rails with Jason Podcast. Similar to the first episode of this podcast but with more details. Great if you prefer conversations instead of lectures.

Duration:00:55:40