REDtalks.live #42 – Dev’s gone rogue

There's lots of talk in the computer networking media about the need to pick up some scripting/coding skills to stay relevant in the modern agile/DevOps world. To better understand this perspective, in episode #42 we take a look at it from the opposite direction... from that of two developers who switched to networking! Joining me … Continue reading REDtalks.live #42 – Dev’s gone rogue

REDtalks #20 – Programmable Infrastructure 101 – be Declarative

While the payoff of a successful implementation can be HUGE, the beginning of your Programmable Infrastructure journey may be difficult and fraught with danger. There are decisions you need to make right from the start that will dictate the experience you and your customers, external or internal, encounter. To avoid 'kicking an operational nightmare can … Continue reading REDtalks #20 – Programmable Infrastructure 101 – be Declarative

REDtalks #16 – Andy & Tom on Metrics Driven Automation

In episode #16 we are joined by Andreas (Andy) Grabner, of Dynatrace, and Tom McGonagle, of F5 Networks. Watch this episode to hear about Metrics Driven Automation, or Informed Automation, and how this takes the feat out of fully integrated deployment pipelines. Andy shares some great insights on how to avoid automating oneself into dangerous … Continue reading REDtalks #16 – Andy & Tom on Metrics Driven Automation

REDtalks #14 – Tom & David on the Principles & Practices of DevOps

Today I'm joined by Thomas McGonagle and Dr David Yates to discuss the principles and practices of DevOps. Thomas McGonagle is a Sales Engineer and DevOps evangelist at F5 Networks. Before joining F5, Thomas held positions at Cloudbees (maker of Jenkins) and Booz Allen Hamilton, in addition to running his own consulting business that heavily leveraged … Continue reading REDtalks #14 – Tom & David on the Principles & Practices of DevOps