Episode #121: Educating Serverless Developers with Ivonne Roberts

November 29, 2021 • 55 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Ivonne Roberts about her new role at Bill.com, how she transitioned into tech and became an AWS Serverless Hero, what drew her to serverless in the first place, why making content is so important for your career, and much more.

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Episode #120: Mastering AWS Freelancing with Adam Elmore

November 22, 2021 • 51 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca talk to Adam Elmore about his journey to become an AWS freelancer, the value of achieving all 12 AWS certifications, how starting the AWS FM podcast may have changed his perspective on the AWS CDK (as well as other things), and much more.

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Episode #119: Scaling your Startup with Brian Scanlan

November 15, 2021 • 59 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Brian Scanlan about the technical strategies you should avoid (and embrace) when scaling your startup, why you probably shouldn't go multi-region, how fixing your on-call processes can improve company culture and reduce developer burnout, and so much more.

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Episode #118: Deploying on Fridays with Charity Majors

November 8, 2021 • 48 minutes

On this episode, Rebecca and Jeremy chat with Charity Majors about the role of ops in a serverless world, why deploying on Fridays shouldn't be a source of anxiety, the importance of single merge deploys for fast feedback loops, her new book on Observability Engineering, and so much more.

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Episode #117: Serverless Cloud with Doug Moscrop, Eslam Hefnawy, and Ben Miner

November 1, 2021 • 58 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Doug Moscrop, Eslam Hefnawy, and Ben Miner from Serverless, Inc. about the launch of Serverless Cloud, how serverless shifts developer responsibility, the limitations and advantages of abstractions, the importance of developer experience, and so much more.

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Episode #116: Infinite Serverless Workflows with Sam Dengler and Justin Callison

October 25, 2021 • 52 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Sam Dengler and Justin Callison about Step Functions support for 200+ AWS services, what developers should think about when building their serverless workflows, the role of orchestration across bounded contexts, and so much more.

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Episode #115: Serverless Complexity with Ant Stanley

October 18, 2021 • 68 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Ant Stanley about whether the early promises of serverless have lived up to expectations, what complexities might be preventing or slowing down adoption, how internal competition at AWS might produce better products, the value of transferrable skills, and much more.

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Episode #114: Serverless for Salary Transparency with Kesha Williams

October 11, 2021 • 45 minutes

On this episode, Rebecca and Jeremy chat with Kesha Williams about her 26 year journey in tech, how the cloud enabled her path to becoming an AWS Machine Learning Hero, her motivations behind building Salary Overflow, how serverless made it easier, and much more.

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Episode #113: Serverless for Startups with Chris Munns

October 4, 2021 • 58 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Chris Munns about the evolution of serverless over the last few years, how the learning curve affects adoption, what goes into building an effective developer advocacy team, and advice for startups looking to get started with the cloud.

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Episode #112: Abstracting Stateful Serverless with Jonas Bonér

September 27, 2021 • 57 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Jonas Bonér about stateful serverless with Akka Serverless, the use cases that stateless serverless opens up, why reactive principles are important for distributed applications, and what future abstractions will mean for infrastructure.

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Episode #111: Amplifying Serverless Developers with Ali Spittel

September 20, 2021 • 60 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Ali Spittel about the ongoing evolution of AWS Amplify, why developers should be embracing low-code frameworks and platforms, why developers shouldn't feel like they need to know everything, and so much more.

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Episode #110: Mapping the Inevitability of Serverless with Simon Wardley

September 13, 2021 • 68 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Simon Wardley about the advantages of using maps to gain situational awareness, how the evolution of utilities lets us build things more quickly, why inertia is delaying the inevitable, and so much more.

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Episode #109: Serverless for Newbies with Emily Shea

September 6, 2021 • 40 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Emily Shea about how she got started with serverless, the technical challenges she faced, the hurdles she overcame, and how she uses that to help her customers become better serverless practitioners.

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Episode #108: Mulling over Multi-cloud with Corey Quinn

August 30, 2021 • 60 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Corey Quinn about the unlikely success of cloud agnostic projects, the myth of portability, how accounting feels about metered cloud/serverless billing models, how big tech handles criticism, and much more.

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Episode #107: Serverless Infrastructure as Code with Ben Kehoe

June 28, 2021 • 79 minutes

On this episode, Jeremy and Rebecca chat with Ben Kehoe about what infrastructure as code really means, why IaC with serverless is different than non-serverless architectures, how IaC defines resource graphs that fully specify the state of your system, why is it important for developer intent to be maintained by IaC systems, and much more.

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