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Episode 530: Tanmai Gopal on GraphQL

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Episode 530: Tanmai Gopal on GraphQL

Tanmai Gopal, CEO of Hasura.io, joined SE Radio host Jeff Doolittle for a conversation about GraphQL. They discussed the history and rationale behind the original conception of GraphQL, as well as some of the use cases it is best suited for. Tanmai described how GraphQL differs from other API specification styles such as REST and […]

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Episode 529: Jeff Perry on Career Management for Software Engineers

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Episode 529: Jeff Perry on Career Management for Software Engineers

Jeff Perry, a career coach with experience in multiple engineering and technology fields, discusses career management for software engineers. Host Kanchan Shringi speaks with him about how software engineers can be intentional and proactive in evaluating and pursuing career options. Perry shares examples of how engineers have made shifts to opportunities that took advantage of […]

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Episode 528: Jonathan Shariat on Designing to Avoid Worst-Case Outcomes

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Episode 528: Jonathan Shariat on Designing to Avoid Worst-Case Outcomes

Jonathan Shariat, coauthor of the book Tragic Design, discusses harmful software design. SE Radio host Jeremy Jung speaks with Shariat about how poor design can kill in the medical industry, accidentally causing harm with features meant to bring joy, what to consider during the product development cycle, industry-specific checklists and testing requirements, creating guiding principles […]

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Episode 527: Adrian Kennard and Kevin Hones on Writing a Network OS from Scratch

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Episode 527: Adrian Kennard and Kevin Hones on Writing a Network OS from Scratch

Adrian Kennard and Kevin Hones, founders of FireBrick routers and firewalls, discuss how to design, build, test, and support a hardware router and network operating system from scratch. Host Gavin Henry spoke with them about a vast array of topics, starting with component choices, embedded operating system design, testing, and release cycles. The conversation explores […]

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Episode 525: Randy Shoup on Evolving Architecture and Organization at eBay

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Episode 525: Randy Shoup on Evolving Architecture and Organization at eBay

Randy Shoup of eBay discusses the evolution of eBay’s tech stack. SE Radio host Jeremy Jung speaks with Shoup about eBay’s origins as a single C++ class with an Oracle database, a five-year migration to multiple Java services, sharing a database between the old and new systems, building a distributed tracing system, working with bare […]

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