Charles Max Wood is the host of several podcasts at Top End Devs. He's also the lead coach and is dedicated to helping developers join the top 5% of developers in the field and within their technology specialities. Charles has worked primarily in Ruby on Rails, but enjoys exploring other development communities.
He has been a professional programmer since 2008 and a podcaster since 2008. To date he has produced or hosted more than 3200 podcast episodes.
October 21st, 2021 | 57 mins 42 secs
Henry Been and Erwin Staal join the adventure to discuss Microsoft's options for defining infrastructure as code on Microsoft's Azure cloud offerings.
They walk the panel through setting up ARM templates and using the Bicep language to specify how your infrastructure gets set up , run, and managed.
October 14th, 2021 | 54 mins 10 secs
Alex Feiszli from GRAVITL joins the adventure to discuss how to securely connect Kubernetes clusters across clouds from one cluster to another. The discussion spans how to make secure connections and how the connections might be used.
October 7th, 2021 | 49 mins 38 secs
Troy Dreier joins the adventure to discuss Manning's LiveProjects platform where developers can work through exercises and learn the things they need to just-in-time.
Andres Sacco is one of the authors on LivePlatform and joins the adventure to discuss cloud optimization and his experience building a LiveProject showing people how to optimize their cloud setup.
September 30th, 2021 | 57 mins 25 secs
Will Kelly is a technical writer who joins the adventure to discuss bridging the gap between open source, development, and DevOps. He explains the personal and technical skills needed to help folks understand the need for using Open Source software and how developers and DevOps practitioners can communicate about the security concerns around complimentary practices of the two groups with the realms of their jobs.
September 23rd, 2021 | 39 mins 37 secs
September 16th, 2021 | 48 mins 25 secs
Yitaek Hwang joins the adventure to discuss how he sets up development environments using well-understood open source tools that allow developers to understand and troubleshoot their own setups.
This also allows devops to manage these setups in ways that mirror production.
August 19th, 2021 | 48 mins 34 secs
Jonathan Hall joins the Adventure this week to discuss the advice he gives to clients to start continuous deployment before they have automated tests around their code. e explains why he starts here and the power of having a continuous deployment system. He, Will, and Chuck go into how to set it up and the pro's and con's of the approach and how it fits into a larger DevOps practice.
August 12th, 2021 | 1 hr 12 mins
Jeffrey asked Chuck before the episode what he was planning for Devchat.tv. Chuck started answering and since the guest had answered, Chuck answers with the overall direction for Devchat.tv. If you want to join in, email email@example.com.