Ambassador Labs: All-Things Cloud, DevEx, and APIs

Ambassador Labs: All-Things Cloud, DevEx, and APIs

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#8: Michael Hausenblas on Customer Focus, Building App Platforms, and Kubernetes Access Control
May 29 • 28 min
Michael Hausenblas, Product Developer Advocate in the AWS Container Service Team, discusses the concept of customer focus (both end-users and internal engineering users), explores how platforms have evolved around Kubernetes, and dives into the use of…
#7: Kelsey Hightower on Developer Experience, PaaS, and Testing in Production
May 20 • 41 min
Kelsey Hightower, technologist at Google, shares his thought on cloud developer experience, modern Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), and explores the reality that every organisation is testing in production Summary and full transcript available at:…
#6: Dana Lawson on Kubernetes, Local Development Loops, and Constant Learning
May 12 • 28 min
Dana Lawson, VP of Engineering at GitHub, discusses the impact that Kubernetes has had on operations, how cloud has impacted the local development experience, and the benefits of constant learning. Key takeaways and show notes can be found here:…
#5: Charles Pretzer on Service Meshes, Knative, and Interoperability and the SMI
May 1 • 25 min
Charles Pretzer, field engineer at Buoyant (stewards of Linkerd), discussed service meshes, the Service Mesh Interface (SMI) spec, and how to implement a function as a service (FaaS) experience with Knative, Linkerd, and Ambassador Show notes can be found…
#4: Alla Babkina on Platforms as Products, 2020 Fullstack Engineers, and Observability
Apr 20 • 28 min
Alla Babkina, head of engineering at diversity recruitment platform Headstart, discusses building a cloud platforms as a product, what it means in 2020 to be called a “fullstack engineer”, and why and how to bake-in observability to applications. Show…
#3: Matt Klein on Testing Microservices and Building Cloud Platforms
Apr 8 • 26 min
In the third episode of the Ambassador Livin’ on the Edge podcast, Matt Klein, creator of Envoy and a software engineer at Lyft, discusses his microservice testing strategies. and offers guidance on building effective platforms and deployment…
#2: Paris Apostolopoulos on Developers Getting Closer to Production and Cloud Specialists
Mar 30 • 18 min
Paris Apostolopoulos, Java Champion and cloud engineer, shares his experiences of the benefits of developers getting closer to production, the challenges of creating cloud platforms, and how he believes that all software engineer must continually learn…
#1: Nic Jackson Discusses Cloud Native Platforms and Developer Tooling
Mar 19 • 28 min
In the inaugural episode of the Ambassador Livin’ on the Edge podcast, Nic Jackson, developer advocate at HashiCorp, discusses all things related to modern “cloud native” platforms and developer tooling. Show notes can be found here:…