A collection of podcasts from VMware Tanzu, covering IT modernization and digital transformation from every angle. Michael Coté and Rita Manachi host the eponymous Tanzu Talk. Danielle Burrow and Derrick Harris host Cloud & Culture. Guests range from engineers in the weeds of cloud native technology to customer executives pushing change within their organizations. Listen and learn!
April 20th, 2021 | 32 mins 41 secs
State Farm's Jeff Anderson discusses how he's helping the insurance leader's developers get up to speed on cloud, Kubernetes, PaaS, and other new development environments. He also shares his story of helping modernize State Farm's web platforms, and insights into how the company decides which apps to run where.
March 24th, 2021 | 32 mins 27 secs
VMware's Kevin Muerle shares his insights on how organizations can best take advantage of advances in data systems and architecture, while maintaining a focus on delivering business value. He touches on machine learning, domain-driven design, GDPR, Hadoop, and lots in between.
March 10th, 2021 | 42 mins 56 secs
VMware multi-cloud architect Adam Bohle and Tanzu Labs director of application services Felicia Schwartz discuss how to organizations decide where to host their applications when undergoing modernization. It's more than just on-prem, cloud, or multi-cloud—factors such as data gravity and commercial relationships can also play big roles.
February 8th, 2021 | 35 mins 39 secs
Sean Keery, the "Minister of Chaos" in VMware Tanzu Labs, explains the principles of chaos engineering, complete with real-world examples of how it pays off (to the tune of millions of dollars per second, in some instances) and guidance on how to get started.
January 26th, 2021 | 30 mins 12 secs
When Federal people ask to secure a DevOps app cr…
January 26th, 2021 | 35 mins 59 secs
In this episode, Felicia Schwartz of VMware Tanzu Labs explains how her team helps organizations decide which applications to modernize first, and which approaches will deliver the best results based on their needs. Whether that's a full refactor or simply porting to Kubernetes (for now) depends on many factors.
January 6th, 2021 | 44 mins 34 secs
What's different about the day in the life of a D…
December 18th, 2020 | 34 mins 30 secs
In this episode, Hannah Foxwell explains site reliability engineering (SRE). She defines some key concepts, shares some real-world examples of how companies have implemented SRE principles, and explains the business benefits (including hiring and retention) of adopting SRE principles.
December 3rd, 2020 | 35 mins 27 secs
Valerie Ellery and Kristen Morse of the nonprofit A21 discuss that organization's mission to end human trafficking through education, and how they worked with VMware Pivotal Labs and Pivotal Act in order to ensure an effective, scalable, and secure experience for users.
November 30th, 2020 | 35 mins 19 secs
In this episode, Coté is joined by Rick Clark and…
November 18th, 2020 | 29 mins 40 secs
"Cloud computing is a risk management exercise"
November 9th, 2020 | 42 mins 11 secs
What platform operations and “platform as a produ…
October 30th, 2020 | 34 mins 41 secs
Pivotal Act co-founder and director Ellie Ereira discusses some of her organization's more interesting engagements with non-profit clients, where concerns range from budget limitations to terrorist retaliation. And although those experiences can be quite unique, there are product design and personnel lessons that apply to organizations of all types.
October 27th, 2020 | 30 mins 24 secs
As the saying goes, before you judge or criticize…
October 23rd, 2020 | 58 mins 22 secs
Jorge Castro explains how the kubernetes communit…
October 16th, 2020 | 41 mins 14 secs
Joe Moore and Paul Sullivan of VMware Pivotal Labs share their experiences working from home before and during the pandemic, and with helping clients adjust to this new way of software development. There's actually a lot to like, some things to dislike, and a fair amount that might stick around once offices re-open.