Software Defined Interviews
About the Show
Deep discussions about technology, enterprise IT, and the like
Episode 63: JJ Asghar on DevOps, Compliance and Grilling
February 19th, 2018 | 1 hr 9 mins
JJ Asghar from Chef explains how he found his way into DevOps and why DevOps makes Christmas better. We also discuss the latest news about Uber's security breach and how it could have been prevented.
Episode 62: Nancy Gohring on monitoring, observability, DevOps, & M&A
February 12th, 2018 | 1 hr 7 mins
This is a really fun and great episode with Nancy Gohring on monitoring, log management, DevOps, M&A in the space, and tech journalism. Also, we finally get the most concise analysts of the $3.7bn Cisco/AppDynamics deal that I’ve ever heard. If you’re the type of person who knows the words “observiblity,” “The Big 4,” SNMP, or even just DevOps, you’ll like this episode.
Episode 61: Jon Collins on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
February 5th, 2018 | 50 mins 29 secs
The EU is rolling out a huge privacy data regulation policy this Spring, the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR. If you do anything with “customer data,” you should probably at least take a look at it. Companies like Facebook and others who use customer data to work with third parties are gonna have GDPR all up in their grills. In this interviews episode, we talk with Jon Collins who’s been writing about GDPR of late from his perch in the UK. Jon’s an excellent analyst and always has incisive takes on enterprise IT related matters, as well as music (sadly, not featured in this episode).
Episode 60: Sell-side financial analysts, & enterprise software pricing
January 30th, 2018 | 1 hr 2 mins
What do these financial, equity analyst types do? Well, if the stock market was rational, we could probably tell you. This week, we look at one PDF reporting on cloud and try to make sense of it. Also, we discuss enterprise software pricing, THE DANCE!
Episode 57: VC Tech Predictions & Newsletters, Ben Evans edition
December 15th, 2017 | 59 mins 58 secs
Episode 55: The OpenStack Community Survey & Oceania Sales Motions
November 13th, 2017 | 52 mins 40 secs
Episode 51: The fluffy, leather chair interview, or, “Do you think the edge forces you to go hybrid?” or, there’s a lot of high-dollar farts in those chairs
October 13th, 2017 | 1 hr 15 mins