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Episode 443: Shawn Wildermuth on Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

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Episode 443: Shawn Wildermuth on Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

Shawn Wildermuth of The Hello World film discusses diversity and inclusivity in software development. Host Felienne  spoke with Wildermuth about why diversity matters to make better software, and how teams can create a culture in which more people feel welcome and safe. They also discuss how to do code reviews, feedback sessions and job interviews […]

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Episode 442: Arin Bhowmick on UX Design for Enterprise Applications

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Episode 442: Arin Bhowmick on UX Design for Enterprise Applications

Arin Bhowmick, Global Vice President and Chief Design Officer at IBM, discusses user interface design for enterprise applications.  SE Radio host Kanchan Shringi spoke with him on the evolution of the role of UX in enterprise applications; how and why the design process is different than for consumer applications; organizational structures that support the UX […]

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Episode 441: James Smith on Shipping Software – with Bugs

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Episode 441: James Smith on Shipping Software – with Bugs

James Smith of Bugsnag discusses Software bugs and quality.  Host Priyanka Raghavan spoke with him on topics ranging from causes of bugs to types of bugs, history of bugs, and user experience and environments causing different bugs. The show ends with parting advice on how to handle bugs in terms of setting up measurements and […]

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Episode 440: Alexis Richardson on gitops

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Episode 440: Alexis Richardson on gitops

Alexis Richardson of WeaveWorks discusses gitops.  GitOps is a deployment model for infrastructure and applications in which commits are approved and landed in a git repository, and a deployment agent continuously applies the latest commit from the repository to production.  Host Robert Blumen spoke with Richardson about the origins of the gitops approach, at what […]

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Episode 439: JP Aumasson on Cryptography

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Episode 439: JP Aumasson on Cryptography

JP Aumasson, author of Serious Cryptography, discusses cryptography, specifically how encryption and hashing work and underpin many security functions. Justin Beyer spoke with Aumasson about randomness and how it is the basis of cryptography. They also discussed how block and stream ciphers work, at a high level. They also discussed how hash functions are ubiquitous […]

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