Archive for July, 2018

SE-Radio Episode 332: John Doran on Fixing a Broken Development Process

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SE-Radio Episode 332: John Doran on Fixing a Broken Development Process

Jeremy Jung talks with John Doran about fixing a broken development process.  In this episode we discuss how a project that started as a desktop application transitioned to becoming a SAAS business that serves thousands of businesses.  John tells the story of a business that found commercial success but struggled with outages, a lack of […]

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SE-Radio Episode 331: Kevin Goldsmith on Architecture and Organizational Design

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SE-Radio Episode 331: Kevin Goldsmith on Architecture and Organizational Design

Travis Kimmel talks with Kevin Goldsmith about the correspondence between organizational design and software architecture. Their conversation covers: what Conway’s Law is; Kevin’s experiences in different organizational structures (e.g., Avvo, Spotify, Adobe, and Microsoft) and how those structures influenced the software architecture; what the “Reverse Conway Maneuver” is and how organizations can leverage it; how […]

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SE-Radio Episode 330: Natalie Silvanovich on Attack Surface Reduction

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SE-Radio Episode 330: Natalie Silvanovich on Attack Surface Reduction

Natalie Silvanovich from Google Project Zero talks with Kim Carter about what attack surface is in regards to software, how to identify risks and reduce the attack surface of the software you as a Software Engineer are creating. Natalie found over 100 0 day security defects in flash in her first year at Google, and […]

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