Today’s episode of Full Stack Journey focuses on the benefits of testing and validation for Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC). We discuss types of testing, available tools, and why IaC has value even for smaller shops. My guest is Gareth Rushgrove.
If you’ve ever thought about working for yourself, catch this episode of the Full Stack Journey. Guest Ned Bellavance discusses his decision to leave a job as an IT consultant to become an independent content creator of tech training material. Ned shares real-world insights into his experience along with practical takeaways.
Scott Lowe talks with Yasmin Rajabi about her move from an engineering role to product management, including why she made the transition, the technical skills that translated to her new role, what new things she had to learn, and more.
Lyra is the latest infrastructure-as-code project to tackle the provisioning of cloud resources. On today’s Full Stack Journey, guest and Lyra contributor Eric Sorenson explains how Lyra works, how it competes with and complements Terraform, and what it does differently from other open-source options.
Let’s meet Bolt, an open-source automation/orchestration tool originally developed by Puppet. Today’s Full Stack Journey dives into how the tool works, the problems it solves, how it’s similar to and different from existing tools, and more. Our guest and guide to Bolt is Yasmin Rajabi.
Pulumi is a tool for building cloud-native infrastructure as code using general-purpose programming languages. Luke Hoban, CTO of Pulumi, joins Scott Lowe on the Full Stack Journey podcast to chat about the tool and how it differs from existing approaches to infrastructure as code.
Today’s Full Stack Journey podcast dances with Ballerina, a cloud-native programming language introduced by WSO2. My guest is Anjana Fernando, who has been involved in Ballerina since its inception. We discuss use cases and compare Ballerina to languages such as Java and Golang.
Today’s Full Stack Journey episode puts host Scott Lowe in the guest chair to share his own sojourns through the IT stacks.
Infrastructure as code treats your infrastructure like software objects. Terraform is a tool that applies this concept to automating the configuration of large-scale systems. On today’s Full Stack Journey, guest Curt Micol shares his insights on the benefits of infrastructure as code and explores the notion of “defensive Terraform.”
On today’s Full Stack Journey podcast, guest Lindsay Hill discusses major transformations in the network industry, and how IT professionals can understand, adapt, and thrive amidst these changes.
Today’s Full Stack Journey explores the evolution of networking technology and how it affects engineers. Guest Andrew Hrycaj discuss where the industry is going, personal skill development, getting team members on board with new networking technologies and learning requirements, and more.
Today’s Full Stack Journey podcast peers into the future of security with guest James Holland. We talk about how security is moving up the stack, the use of automation, and what non-security folks can do to improve their organizations’ security posture.
Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) is the topic for the latest Full Stack Journey podcast. Guest Michael Kehoe explores SRE, its relationship w/ DevOps, essential skills, and more.
Today’s Full Stack Journey explores continual learning for technologists. Guest Cody Bunch shares tips on how to approach new information, why you should share what you learn, how to take notes, time management, and more.
ason Edelman is my guest on the Full Stack Journey, where we talk about his transition from a traditional network engineer to focus on automation.
The Full Stack Journey explores how the cloud drives IT pros to cultivate both developer and infrastructure skills, and provides an introduction to Microsoft’s Azure platform.
Today’s Full Stack Journey dives into Istio, Envoy & service meshes with guest Shannon McFarland.
The Full Stack Journey podcast dives into Kubernetes, the orchestration platform that’s taking the container world by storm. Guest Sebastien Goasguen explores the origins of Kubernetes and discusses use cases and how to get started
The Full Stack Journey podcast tackles service meshes and Linkerd. Joining to help explain is George Miranda from Buoyant.io.
Full Stack Journey 15 features the ever-informative Dr. J Metz. We talk about storage, technology changes in storage, and what these changes mean for IT professionals.
The Full Stack Journey continues with guest Robert Kloosterhuis (a.k.a The Fluffy Admin), who joins Scott to discuss finding a balance between hands-on experience and broader knowledge.
Chris Wahl relates his ongoing Full Stack Journey, including stops along the way for PowerShell and Git, as well as the newest directions where his technology compass leads him.
People and processes are the topics for this Full Stack Journey podcast episode with guest Bob Stampfle.
The Full Stack Journey explores practical network automation, including tips for getting started and for self-motivation, with guest Anthony Burke.
This Full Stack Journey episode focuses on expanding your knowledge of and skill with Amazon Web Services (AWS). Our special guest is Alex Galbraith.