Episode #16: Serverless Workflows using Step Functions with Rowan Udell

September 30, 2019 • 42 minutes

Jeremy chats with Rowan Udell about the benefits of state machines, the core functionality and advanced features of AWS Step Functions, and some recommendations for building smarter serverless workflows.

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Episode #15: How Liberty Mutual is Embracing Serverless with Gillian Armstrong and Mark McCann

September 23, 2019 • 50 minutes

Jeremy chats with Gillian Armstrong and Mark McCann about Liberty Mutual's strategy for serverless adoption, how they evangelized serverless and focused on developer enablement, and some of the successful serverless projects they've launched.

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Episode #14: Serverless CI/CD for the Enterprise with Forrest Brazeal

September 16, 2019 • 36 minutes

Jeremy chats with Forrest Brazeal about the CI/CD challenges facing enterprises, how to take a pragmatic approach to building pipelines for your serverless projects, and what tools are available to help you.

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Episode #13: Managing a Serverless Engineering Team with Efi Merdler-Kravitz

September 9, 2019 • 49 minutes

Jeremy chats with Efi Merdler-Kravitz about moving your team to serverless, running and growing your serverless development team, and managing roles and specializations in serverless environments.

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Episode #12: Reducing MTTR in Serverless Environments with Emrah Şamdan

September 2, 2019 • 40 minutes

Jeremy chats with Emrah Şamdan about discovering problems before they cause issues, what constitutes signals of failure in serverless applications, and how we can be better prepared to respond to incidents.

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Episode #11: Serverless Security in the Real World with Hillel Solow

August 26, 2019 • 43 minutes

Jeremy chats with Hillel Solow about what's different with security in serverless, which attack vectors are actually being targeted, and how we can significantly increase our security posture with good coding practices.

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Episode #10: Testable Serverless Applications with Slobodan Stojanović

August 19, 2019 • 47 minutes

Jeremy chats with Slobodan Stojanović about why testing is important, how it changes with serverless, and how to make our applications more testable using hexagonal architecture.

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Episode #9: Chaos Engineering in Serverless with Gunnar Grosch

August 12, 2019 • 46 minutes

Jeremy chats with Gunnar Grosch about the motivations behind chaos engineering, how we run chaos experiments, and what are some of the common weaknesses we can test for in our serverless applications.

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Episode #8: Observability in Modern Applications with Ran Ribenzaft

August 5, 2019 • 40 minutes

Jeremy chats with Ran Ribenzaft about the three pillars of observability, how we instrument our code, and the how and why of distributed tracing in modern applications.

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Episode #7: Serverless Laravel using Vapor with Taylor Otwell

July 29, 2019 • 34 minutes

Jeremy chats with Taylor Otwell about Laravel Vapor, a new service that lets you deploy your Laravel PHP applications to Amazon Web Services and run them using a fully managed suite of serverless components.

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Episode #6: Why Developers Need to Think About Cloud Costs with Erik Peterson

July 22, 2019 • 44 minutes

Jeremy chats with Erik Peterson about cultural changes around cost optimization in the cloud, cost as a first class metric, and how to predict total cost of ownership (TCO) according to your product roadmap.

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Episode #5: Event-Driven Applications using Amazon EventBridge with Mike Deck

July 15, 2019 • 38 minutes

Jeremy chats with Mike Deck about Amazon EventBridge and how it works, what it means for the future of webhooks, and how we can use it to build serverless event-driven applications.

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Episode #4: Serverless Development Workflows with Chase Douglas

July 8, 2019 • 39 minutes

Jeremy chats with Chase Douglas about how serverless applications change our development workflows, what a local development process looks like, and some tools we can use to help make our lives easier.

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Episode #3: Serverless GraphQL using AWS AppSync with Marcia Villalba

July 1, 2019 • 44 minutes

Jeremy chats with Marcia Villalba about the benefits of building applications with GraphQL, how to use AWS AppSync to build serverless applications with it, and some best practices for using it in your projects.

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Episode #2: Building Resilient Serverless Applications with Nitzan Shapira

June 24, 2019 • 34 minutes

Jeremy chats with Nitzan Shapira from Epsagon about building resilient serverless applications, what can go wrong with serverless, and what we should do to make sure our applications are working as expected.

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