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SE-Radio Episode 352: Johnathan Nightingale on Scaling Engineering Management

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SE-Radio Episode 352: Johnathan Nightingale on Scaling Engineering Management

Johnathan Nightingale talks with SE Radio host Travis Kimmel about scaling engineering management. Their conversation covers: how and when to hire engineering managers; how to onboard, train and plan for their growth; compensations reviews and promotions; advice for new managers, and what to expect at different management levels. Related links Johnathan and Melissa Nightingale’s and […]

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Episode 351 – Bernd Rücker on Orchestrating Microservices with Workflow Management

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Episode 351 – Bernd Rücker on Orchestrating Microservices with Workflow Management

Bernd Rücker, who has contributed to multiple open source workflow management projects, discusses orchestrating microservices with workflow management.  As distributed systems evolve into a family of microservices that must handle long-running stateful processes with time-dependent actions, events, multiple paths through the system, and complex rollbacks, the workflow management model provides a way to ensure clear […]

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SE-Radio Episode 350: Vivek Ravisankar on HackerRank

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SE-Radio Episode 350: Vivek Ravisankar on HackerRank

Vivek Ravisankar, the CEO and founder of HackerRank discusses automated coding skills assessments and the HackerRank platform. SE Radio host Kishore Bhatia spoke with him about: HackerRank as a platform for learning, practicing and assessing coding skills; how this platform is helping in skills assessments and coding interviews – both for developers and employers. The […]

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SE-Radio Episode 349: Gary Rennie on Phoenix

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SE-Radio Episode 349: Gary Rennie on Phoenix

Gary Rennie, a core contributor to Phoenix and Plug, discusses the Phoenix, a web framework for the Elixir programming language. Host Nate Black talks with Gary about why companies use Phoenix and what they use it for, how to write a Phoenix application, how the subsystems of Phoenix work together, and how to troubleshoot performance […]

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SE-Radio Episode 348: Riccardo Terrell on Concurrency

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SE-Radio Episode 348: Riccardo Terrell on Concurrency

Riccardo Terrell, author of Concurrency in .NET: Modern Patterns of Concurrent and Parallel Programming, discusses concurrency, an important topic in the era of multicores in any machine. SE Radio host Felienne spoke with Terrell about concurrency, parallelism, and immutability. They discussed the impact of programming languages and paradigms on concurrent programming and explored common issues […]

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