Practical Operations Podcast Episode Feed

By Breandan Dezendorf

About this podcast   English    United States

Practical Operations is about the difference between running
your IT organization the "Right Way" and the Practical Way.
In this podcast
Dec. 4, 2017
Where we discuss the reasons to have meetings, and some gudielines on making them less awful for everyone involved. Comments for the episode are welcome - at the bottom of the show notes for the episode there is a Disqus setup, or you can email us at [email protected] Links for Episode 47: First Round - Making Communication Better Things I have learned about effective sysadmin meetings NYT - How To Run An Effective Meeting
Nov. 27, 2017
Where we discuss guidelines for documenting, designing and deploying services. Comments for the episode are welcome - at the bottom of the show notes for the episode there is a Disqus setup, or you can email us at [email protected]
Nov. 7, 2017
Where we discuss the social and technical contracts that should be considered when setting up a working group, both long-standing and ad-hoc. Comments for the episode are welcome - at the bottom of the show notes for the episode there is a Disqus setup, or you can email us at [email protected] Links for Episode 45: Monorepo Keybase.io Breandan’s Keybase Entry Jack’s Keybase Entry
Oct. 6, 2017
Where we discuss onboarding new employees - both as a new hire and as a team bringing someone on. Comments for the episode are welcome - at the bottom of the show notes for the episode there is a Disqus setup, or you can email us at [email protected]
Sept. 8, 2017
Where we discuss backups for contractors and small businesses in wake of the Crashplan For Home product exiting the market. Comments for the episode are welcome - at the bottom of the show notes for the episode there is a Disqus setup, or you can email us at [email protected] Links for Episode 43: CrashPlan Home Notice Backblaze B2 Pricing Amazon S3 Pricing Amazon Glacier Pricing ARQ Backup borg backups attic backup rsync.net
Aug. 17, 2017
Where we discuss available software licensing, both for code you have written and code you are thinking of adopting into your projects. Comments for the episode are welcome - at the bottom of the show notes for the episode there is a Disqus setup, or you can email us at [email protected] Links for Episode 42: Choose A License Creative Commons tl;dr legal
July 25, 2017
Where we discuss the importance of being able to give short (or long) presentations, and some practical advice for getting started. Comments for the episode are welcome - at the bottom of the show notes for the episode there is a Disqus setup, or you can email us at [email protected] Links for Episode 41: meetup Toastmasters
June 26, 2017
Where we discuss scripted installs vs golden images vs immutable infrastructure via containers.
June 14, 2017
Where we discuss repeatability and reliability in systems design, why it"s important and what it means for your job.
June 2, 2017
Where we discuss pratical guidelines for expanding your monitoring platform to cover the new and challenging world of Microservice (and Service Oriented Architecture) monitoring, with brief side trips into log tracing and fostering healthy culture.
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