What the Dev?

What the Dev?

What the Dev? is a podcast by the SD Times editorial team. We cover the biggest and newest topics in software and technology.


The ups and downs of Kubernetes - Episode 21
Feb 25 • 16 min
Kubernetes continues to grow year after year with many companies rethinking their current strategies to take advantage of its new use cases and capabilities. However, Kubernetes is not a silver bullet and companies should be careful about exactly how…
How we got to the 20th anniversary of SD Times-Episode 20
Feb 18 • 18 min
SD Times is celebrating its 20th anniversary this month. News Editor Christina Cardoza talks to Editor-in-Chief David Rubinstein and Publisher David Lyman about how the industry has evolved over the last 20 years and where the magazine is going.
How MySpace accidentally helped spawn citizen developers-Podcast 19
Feb 11 • 23 min
MySpace was once a popular social networking platform that users flocked to connect with their friends and meet new users. We remember Tom, and we remember the painstaking hours trying to decide our “top 8,” but we forget about the ability to express…
New Agile, end-to-end DevOps platform for enterprises in CollabNet/XebiaLabs merger - Episode 18
Feb 4 • 19 min
CollabNet VersionOne and XebiaLabs has announced a new mission: to build an integrated Agile DevOps platform together. The company’s new CEO Ashok Reddy and president Derek Langone explain exactly what that means and what enterprises can expect from…
Edge computing at the forefront with enterprise need for speed and new tech- Episode 17
Jan 28 • 23 min
The popularity of edge computing has greatly increased as more industries are adopting IoT devices and are increasing their demand for low-latency processing and real-time, automated decision-making solutions. This week, we talked to Kuba Stolarski,…
Celebrating Java’s 25th anniversary- Episode 16
Jan 21 • 19 min
Java’s 25th anniversary
What makes a successful open-source project with IBM- Episode 15
Jan 14 • 18 min
On this episode of What the Dev, SD Times news editor Christina Cardoza talks to Chris Ferris, CTO of Open Technology at IBM, about how the Red Hat acquisition changed IBM’s approach to open source, what makes a successful open-source project and what…
When to use serverless and when to stay away from it- Episode 14
Jan 7 • 19 min
In this week’s podcast, Christina Cardoza talks to Chris Parlette, director of cloud solutions at ParkMyCloud. Parlette explains that serverless doesn’t solve all of developer’s problems, and goes through when to use serverless and when to stay away…
CCPA starts Jan 1st..here’s everything you need to know- Episode 13
Dec 17, 2019 • 9 min
In this year’s final episode of What the Dev? before the holidays, we talk to data protection officer Sylvia Johnson about what consumers and companies need to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) that goes into effect on January…
Talking Agile and Test Principles with Kent Beck - Episode 12
Dec 10, 2019 • 20 min
In this week’s episode, we talk to Kent Beck, the first signer of the Agile Manifesto and Software Fellow and Engineering Coach at Gusto, about the latest in Agile practices and about the best programmer test principles.
The essentials of moving to cloud-native - Episode 11
Dec 3, 2019 • 14 min
As more and more businesses start to adopt a cloud-native strategy, SD Times News Editor Christina Cardoza talks to Red Hat’s senior director of product strategy Brian Gracely about the state of cloud-native development, having a distributed mindset,…
AR/VR moving to the enterprise- Episode 10
Nov 26, 2019 • 19 min
Despite years of fluctuating headset sales, the newly matured VR and AR technologies are making their way to enterprises. In this episode, we talk with Gartner analyst Tuong Nguyen and DuYe Tadeen, a researcher from the University of Rochester about…
How to master your data
Nov 19, 2019 • 18 min
Data is becoming more prevalent than ever. We talk to Jason Beres, Infragistics Senior Vice President of Developer Tools to find out how to navigate through troves of data to gain the best business outcomes.
More microservices doesn’t always equal better
Nov 12, 2019 • 14 min
In this week’s episode, we talk with Chris Richardson, creator of Eventuate and microservices.io, that when an organization thinks “the more microservices the better” it is establishing the wrong goal and can also lead to a very fine-grained…
Programmer productivity and the pomodoro technique
Nov 5, 2019 • 20 min
The holiday season is almost here, and for that reason, it’s easy to drift off and go window shopping for gifts within the very screen that you’re looking at all day as a developer. In this week’s show, we talk to Sean Breiman, a developer at Softheon,…
Open source vulnerabilities take 180 days to fix…how to DevSecOps better: What the Dev(Ops)?
Oct 30, 2019 • 17 min
In our last episode coming out of the DevOps Enterprise Summit, we talk to Derek Weeks from Sonatype about how developers can work around the security vulnerabilities that come with open source code. Open source is in now more than ever, but how will…
Agile and value stream…you can’t have one without the other: What the Dev(Ops)?
Oct 30, 2019 • 16 min
In this episode of What the Dev(Ops), we talk about value stream management which is regarded by some as the most important tool for effective DevOps. We talk to Lance Knight from ConnectAll at The DevOps Enterprise Summit in Las Vegas on how to get the…
We need to democratize data: What the Dev(Ops)?
Oct 29, 2019 • 17 min
Data isn’t very useful if it’s not accessible. And while it might be safer to restrict developers from having sensitive data, but it doesn’t help them. We talk to Robert Reeves from Datical at the DevOps Enterprise Summit in Las Vegas about how to jump…
There’s a human element to DevOps too: What the Dev(Ops)?
Oct 29, 2019 • 16 min
Straight from the DevOps Summit 2019 in Las Vegas, this week’s special edition of What the Dev(Ops) is about what skills the modern developers need to thrive in today’s DevOps culture. We talk to Jayne Groll from the DevOps Institute about how the…
The challenges of modernizing legacy applications
Oct 22, 2019 • 18 min
On the ground at Strata plus VR/AR and who we are
Oct 15, 2019 • 13 min
In the very first episode of What the Dev? created by the editorial team at SD Times, we are on the ground at the Strata Data Conference, we talk about the latest advancements in VR/AR technology and lay out the themes for our upcoming episodes.