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The Byte - A Byte-sized podcast about Containers, Cloud, and Tech

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A Byte-sized podcast about Containers, Cloud, and Tech. The Byte Podcast hosted by Brian Christner. He is known to turn coffee into containers, co-founder of 56K.Cloud, and can be caught mountain biking when not behind the microphone/keyboard. Each episode of The Byte is short and to the point podcasts twice a week about topics from Container, Cloud, to general Technology. Tune in every Tuesday and Thursday for the latest episodes Be sure to subscribe, follow, and like The Byte Podcast. Show notes and previous episodes can be found on: https://thebyte.io/

A Byte-sized podcast about Containers, Cloud, and Tech. The Byte Podcast hosted by Brian Christner. He is known to turn coffee into containers, co-founder of 56K.Cloud, and can be caught mountain biking when not behind the microphone/keyboard. Each episode of The Byte is short and to the point podcasts twice a week about topics from Container, Cloud, to general Technology. Tune in every Tuesday and Thursday for the latest episodes Be sure to subscribe, follow, and like The Byte Podcast. Show notes and previous episodes can be found on: https://thebyte.io/

Location:

Switzerland

Description:

A Byte-sized podcast about Containers, Cloud, and Tech. The Byte Podcast hosted by Brian Christner. He is known to turn coffee into containers, co-founder of 56K.Cloud, and can be caught mountain biking when not behind the microphone/keyboard. Each episode of The Byte is short and to the point podcasts twice a week about topics from Container, Cloud, to general Technology. Tune in every Tuesday and Thursday for the latest episodes Be sure to subscribe, follow, and like The Byte Podcast. Show notes and previous episodes can be found on: https://thebyte.io/

Language:

English

Contact:

0796081013


Episodes

EP80 - Note taking Apps...is still not a solved problem

10/15/2020
Finding a note-taking application that works well is hard. Considering the notes app is probably as old as the Windows Operating system with Notepad you would consider this a solved problem...Its not.

Duration:00:11:30

The Launch of The Byte Training Platform

9/24/2020
The Byte is growing up and out. I'm super excited to announce the launch of The Byte training platform. The first course "The Complete Traefik Training Course" is now available

Duration:00:04:13

New Docker Desktop Feature - Vulnerability Scanning

9/3/2020
The latest edge release of Docker Desktop includes a new feature Vulnerability Scanning to scan local Docker images. Also, we discover the new features available within the Docker Desktop UI.

Duration:00:09:32

Interview - Tommy Back, Founder Crypto Camper & Blockchain Source

8/27/2020
Episode 77- The Byte interviews Tommy Back. Tommy is founder of a new startup Crypto Camper and Blockchain Source. We talk about how to run startups in a COVID world and how Tommy came up with his new Start Up Crypto Camper. Tommy explains how COVID inspired the Crypto Camper and the challenges of creating a Camper as a Service.

Duration:00:22:39

Create and Share Beautiful Code Snippets using Carbon

7/31/2020
Do you create lots of screenshots of code but they don't look nice? I have been in the same boat and finally found a great solution. Carbon allows you to paste and format your code into beautiful screenshots. Now, I have great code snippets in Powerpoint slides, demos, or blog posts.

Duration:00:05:31

Learn how to Pimp out your GitHub Profile

7/23/2020
Episode 75 focuses on GitHub Arctic and how to update your GitHub profile with the new GitHub Profile feature

Duration:00:08:36

Deploy containers directly to AWS & Azure using Docker

7/16/2020
Docker has been busy extending the Docker product directly to Public Cloud providers Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure. Now, with the additional integration, it is now possible to deploy containers directly to either Amazon or Microsoft using the same local developer tools we are all so used to.

Duration:00:12:10

SUSE acquires Rancher and Istio doesn't play well with others

7/9/2020
This week we discuss the major tech news announcements. First, SUSE makes a shocking move and acquires Rancher. Second, Google forms its own foundation because it cannot play well with others apparently.

Duration:00:08:51

Everyone needs a Developer Portal

7/2/2020
Developer Experience or DX is a growing trend that needs addressing by enabling developers. Creating a developer portal enables your company and brand to onboard new developers and potential products or customers for your company. To enable your company our product start with a developer portal and enabling a proper Developer Experience

Duration:00:06:43

Using Visual Studio Code to Develop Inside Containers

6/25/2020
An amazing tool for development inside a running container. The Remote Development extension allows developers use VS Code as if it was started inside the container.

Duration:00:05:04

An in depth look at Hashicorp Nomad

6/18/2020
Hashicorp Nomad has been around for a while but continues to grow and mature and gets closer to GA by the day. In this episode, I set up Nomad with Docker, deploy a demo application, and walk through all the functionality available.

Duration:00:16:44

Leaning Away from Kubernetes

6/12/2020
In this episode, we look into why companies are looking for alternatives to Kubernetes and what these alternatives are. Interesting is that Kubernetes is super powerful but sometimes too complex thus alternatives are being deployed to address the complexity

Duration:00:09:46

Loom - Say it with Video

6/9/2020
Loom is a new way to engage your customers, team, and community using video. The Loom application makes it easy to record a small headshot of your while recording your desktop or application. The engagement using video as a response in email is great and we are seeing huge rates of engagement so far.

Duration:00:07:40

DockerCon 2020 Live Recap

6/2/2020
The DockerCon Live 2020 Virtual Conference broke down barriers and enabled the global community to attend and participate. From deep-dive sessions, interviews, live coding, and much more DockerCon Live was an amazing experience.

Duration:00:10:35

Interview Chuck Gehman author AWS CloudFormation in Action

5/28/2020
A really interesting interview with our guest Chuck Gehman, author AWS CloudFormation in Action, serial blogger, and he's the "Tech Guy" in Marketing working as a Cloud Consultant for Perforce which builds an amazing version control system which is the defacto standard for the Video Game and Semiconductor industries.

Duration:00:42:13

Grafana Version 7 Reviewed

5/26/2020
Grafana has released 7.0 which has great new features which make building dashboards even easier. The new UI and panels make it easier to navigate and being able to quickly create different visualizations using the same query reduce dashboard development time. Additionally, Grafana has more logic built-in when writing a single query now works across the different visualizations without having to adjust the query.

Duration:00:10:20

Brave - A Fast Security Focused Browser

5/22/2020
Take back control of your web surfing with the new Brave Browser. The Brave Browser is extremely fast and secure by default with a built-in Ad/spyware blocker. Additionally, Brave has a Crypto reward system called BAT which you are rewarded for viewing Ad which adheres to privacy. You have the ability to withdrawal your BAT or use BAT to tip content creators.

Duration:00:09:44

Turbo Charge your Command Line with Oh My Zsh!

5/14/2020
Reduce context switching is the model to improve your efficiency. One of the best tools which I use daily is the Command Line (CLI). I am always looking at tools/processes to improve my workflow. The one tool which has helped considerably is Oh My Zsh! an open-source, community-driven framework for managing your zsh configuration allowing for a pluggable architecture for both plugins and themes.

Duration:00:05:32

The GitHub COVID-19 Report about Developer Productivity

5/12/2020
GitHub released a Developer Productivity report called Octoverse which details how our work patterns have changed since the introduction of COVID and the lockdown. Some interesting statistics on the increase of work cadence, response time, and collaboration. However, some negative signals are also highlighted such as potential burnout if such cadence continues.

Duration:00:10:02

Home Assistant - Open Source Home Automation

5/7/2020
Home Assistant is an Open Source home automation tool with privacy as the main goal. Home Assistant is a powerful home automation suite yet slim enough to run on a Raspberry Pi. With 1000+ integrations it's easy to get started automating almost all the devices in your home with little effort. In this episode, we look at how to install Home Assistant and get started integrating devices.

Duration:00:13:02