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Episode 460: Evan Weaver on FaunaDB

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Episode 460: Evan Weaver on FaunaDB

Evan Weaver of Fauna discusses the Fauna distributed database. Host Felienne spoke with him about the database’s design and its properties, as well as the FQL query language and the different models it supports: document-based as well as relational. They discuss how Fauna deals with data manipulation with stored procedure-like functions, and how it guarantees […]

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Episode 459: Otakar Nieder on Gaming vs Simulation Engines

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Episode 459: Otakar Nieder on Gaming vs Simulation Engines

Otakar Nieder, Senior Director of Development at Bohemia Interactive Simulations, discusses how simulation apps are different from gaming and the delta needed over gaming engines to build apps for simulation. Host Kanchan Shringi spoke with Nieder about goals of a simulation versus those of a game, as well as about challenges when developing simulations versus […]

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Episode 458: Daniel Roth on Blazor

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Episode 458: Daniel Roth on Blazor

Daniel Roth, program manager at Microsoft discusses Blazor a technology from dotnet to build interactive UIs. Host Priyanka Raghavan quizzed Daniel on the need for Blazor and how it compares with other client side rendering technologies like Angular and React. Daniel deep dived into the different components of Razor including Razor pages, how blazor works […]

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Episode 457: Jeffery D Smith on DevOps Anti Patterns

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Episode 457: Jeffery D Smith on DevOps Anti Patterns

Jeffery D Smith, author of Operations Anti-Patterns, DevOps Solutions, discusses anti-patterns in software development organizations and how they can be fixed. Host Robert Blumen spoke with Smith about why he chose to focus on what can go wrong; fixing things that are broken in your organization; information hoarding; why important information about systems can be […]

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Episode 456: Tomer Shiran on Data Lakes

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Episode 456: Tomer Shiran on Data Lakes

Tomer Shiran, co-founder of Dremio, talks about managing data inside a data lake and the ecosystem of products available for storage and analytics. Shiran and SE Radio host Akshay Manchale briefly explore the historical change in data organization from databases to data warehouses and now toward data lakes, as well as the motivations and use […]

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