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Episode 518: Karl Wiegers on Software Engineering Lessons

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Episode 518: Karl Wiegers on Software Engineering Lessons

Karl Wiegers, Principal Consultant with Process Impact and author of 13 books, discusses specific practices based on his 50 years’ experience in the software industry that can help and affect many software projects. Host Gavin Henry spoke with Wiegers about common problems in software development, including technical debt; staff scaling; iron triangles; changes over the […]

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Episode 517: Jordan Adler on Code Generators

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Episode 517: Jordan Adler on Code Generators

In this episode, SE Radio host Felienne spoke with Jordan Adler about code generation, a technique to generate code from specifications like UML or from other programming languages such as Typescript. They also discuss code transformation, which can be used to migrate code — for example from Python 2 to Python 3 — or to […]

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Episode 516: Brian Okken on Testing in Python with pytest

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Episode 516: Brian Okken on Testing in Python with pytest

In this episode, Nikhil Krishna discusses the popular pytest Python testing tool with Brian Okken, author of Python Testing with pytest. They start by exploring why pytest is so popular in the Python community, including its focus on simplicity, readability, and developer ease-of-use; what makes pytest unique; the setup and teardown of tests using fixtures, […]

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Episode 515: Swizec Teller on Becoming a Senior Engineer

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Episode 515: Swizec Teller on Becoming a Senior Engineer

This week, senior software engineer, instructor, and blogger Swizec Teller spoke with SE Radio’s Brijesh Ammanath about the “senior mindset.” Becoming a senior engineer is about more than just years of experience but rather about cultivating a different way of thinking. This episode offers insights into what it takes to become a senior engineer, including […]

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Episode 514: Vandana Verma on the Owasp Top 10

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Episode 514: Vandana Verma on the Owasp Top 10

This week, SE Radio’s Priyanka Raghavan spoke with Vandana Verma, who heads security relations at Snyk, about the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Top 10. They explore the OWASP story with details on the organization, reasons for having a top 10, and information about the data that contributes to the list. They did a […]

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