10KMedia PodcastDec 15, 2021
Episode 40: Avi Freedman, CEO & Co-Founder of Kentik
Adam sits down with Avi to discuss the importance of observability, the hype around eBPF, and the mistake many modern companies make by treating the network as a second-class citizen.
Episode 39: Jason Yee, Staff Advocate at Datadog
Adam sits down with Jason to discuss Datadog's meteoric rise, the recent fork of Terraform, and the value of Generative AI for Observability.
Episode 38: Elad Ben-Israel, CEO & Co-Founder of Wing Cloud
Adam sits down with Elad to discuss the ambition behind creating a new programming language, the importance of cloud portability, and the importance of open source.
Episode 37: Nimrod Kramer, CEO & Co-Founder of Daily.dev
Adam sits down with Nimrod to discuss the importance of community, keeping up with the pace of innovation, and how vendors should think about creating their own communities.
Episode 36: Danny Lev, Founder of Empire Now
Adam sits down with Danny to discuss why companies need marketing from the first line of code, handling difficult conversations as a marketing consultant, and the challenges with attributing marketing spend to business revenue.
Episode 35: Payton O'Neal, Director of Marketing at Apiiro
Adam sits down with Payton to discuss the blurring of infrastructure and application security, marketing strategies for startups versus enterprises, and the art of category creation.
Episode 34: Austin Gunter, Principal Consultant at Market / Model
Adam sits down with Austin to discuss his new G2M consulting agency, their joint time at Gremlin, and how to approach PLG vs Enterprise sales.
Episode 33: Glauber Costa, CEO & Founder of ChiselStrike (Turso)
Adam sits down with Glauber to discuss data on the edge, the ideal use cases for edge computing, and the public beta release of Turso.
Episode 32: Scott Gerlach, CSO & Co-Founder of StackHawk
Adam sits down with Scott to discuss DevSecOps, navigating tool overload, and shifting left without undermining the authority of security teams.
Episode 31: Erez Voitiz, CTO & Co-Founder of Sprkl
Adam sits down with Erez to discuss personal observability, OpenTelemetry, and building tools that developers love.
Episode 30: Eden Full Goh, CEO & Founder of Mobot
Adam sits down with Eden to discuss why engineers should outsource QA, the role of robots for testing in the cloud, and if app stores like Apple & Android should become more standardized.
Episode 29: Rich Burroughs, Staff Developer Advocate at Loft Labs
Adam sits down with Rich to discuss the upcoming KubeCon NA, the perpetual hype around Kubernetes, and why it can be tricky to measure the impact of DevRel.
Episode 28: Yuval Hazaz, CEO & Founder of Amplication
Adam sits down with Yuval to discuss open source, backend automation, and developer productivity.
Episode 27: Roi Ravhon, CEO & Co-Founder of Finout
Adam sits down with Roi to discuss FinOps, tracking cloud costs, and translating technical costs to business value.
Episode 26: Astasia Myers, Founding Partner at Quiet Capital
Adam sits down with Astasia to discuss the current funding climate, how she chooses companies to invest in, and trending topics in DevOps.
Episode 25: Rez Khan, CPO & Co-Founder of Pace
Adam sits down with Rez to talk about the rise of product-led growth, its role in enterprise sales, and how his new startup Pace is helping bridge the gaps with data on demand without requests from engineering.
Episode 24: Aaron Woods, Senior Manager of Customer Success at LaunchDarkly (with special guest John Egan)
Adam sits down with Aaron to discuss customer support vs. customer success, the importance of being proactive to reduce churn, and ultimately why every modern organization needs a strong customer-centric culture. John Egan joins the conversation to talk about the importance of customer signals when it comes to incident response.
Episode 23: Puneet Gupta, CEO & Co-Founder of Amberflo.io
Adam sits down with Puneet to discuss product-led growth, usage-based pricing, and how all modern orgs can adopt a business model similar to AWS.
Episode 22: Daniel Bryant, Head of Developer Relations at Ambassador Labs
Adam sits down with Daniel to discuss the upcoming KubeCon EU and the rise of Kubernetes, how to hire for DevRel (and how to get into it), and the importance of giving developers abstractions and control planes.
Episode 21: Guy Eisenkot, Senior Director of Product Management at Palo Alto Networks
Adam sits down with Guy to talk about supply chain security, the rising importance of DevSec, and creating immersive developer experiences.
Episode 20: Elias Groll, CEO of Codesphere
Adam sits down with Elias to discuss why pushing code to production should be much easier, the benefits of web-based IDEs, and why you maybe don't need DevOps engineers to deploy software.
Episode 19: Mies, Founder of Fiberplane
Adam sits down with Fiberplane to talk about collaborative software, incident response, and why notebooks should be at the core of an SRE workflow.
Episode 18: Shimon Tolts, CEO & Co-Founder of Datree.io
Adam sits down with Shimon to discuss the complexity of Kubernetes, the importance of open source, and how the front page of Hacker News helped give his company a boost.
Episode 17: Or Weis, CEO & Co-Founder of Permit.io
Adam sits down with Or to discuss the difficulty of building permissions from scratch, the importance of open source to build a community, and the future of product-led growth.
Episode 16: Nora Jones, CEO & Founder of Jeli
Adam sits down with Nora to discuss the importance of cross-team incident analysis, the role of chaos engineering, and her time working on resilience at Netflix & Slack.
Episode 15: Liran Hason, CEO & Co-Founder of Aporia
Adam sits down with Liran to discuss the differences between machine learning and artificial intelligence, building more reliable and predictable data models, and the ethics of AI in general.
Episode 14: Dotan Horovits, Principal Developer Advocate at Logz.io
Adam sits down with Dotan to talk about the evolution of observability and its recent broadening to include security, the importance of open source, and the beauty of the OpenTelemetry project.
Episode 13: Tyson Kunovsky, CEO & Co-Founder of AutoCloud
Adam sits down with Tyson to talk about creating a central place for aggregating and visualizing cloud data, optimizing the cost and performance of major cloud providers, and how useful open source projects can be a great funnel for product led growth.
Episode 12: Jessica Cregg, Developer Advocate at LaunchDarkly
Adam sits down with Jessica to talk about the future of events, psychological safety in the workplace, and perverse incentives within technology.
Episode 11: Anurag Gupta, CEO and Founder of Shoreline
Adam sits down with Anurag to discuss incident response, AIOps, and why machines should be handling the mundane work of operations.
Episode 10: Brooke McKim, CTO & Co-Founder of Vantage
Adam sits down with Brooke to talk about bringing transparency to cloud costs, the importance of design / UX, and where Vantage is headed next.
Episode 9: Matthew Helmke, Senior Technical Content Developer at Grafana Labs
Adam sits down with Matthew to discuss why it's difficult to hire technical writers, the importance of open source / bottoms-up, and why an open culture wins in the end.
Episode 8: Itiel Shwartz, CTO & Co-Founder of Komodor
Adam sits down with Itiel to discuss the launch of Komodor, the hype around Kubernetes, and the pillars of troubleshooting modern applications.
Episode 7: Jason English, Principal Analyst and CMO at Intellyx
Adam sits down with Jason to discuss magic quadrants, cool vendors, and relationship building within the analyst community.
Episode 6: John Egan, CEO and Co-Founder of Kintaba
Adam sits down with John to discuss AIOps, blameless postmortems, and why modern incident management involves the entire organization.
Episode 5: Charity Majors, CTO and Co-Founder of Honeycomb
Adam sits down with Charity to discuss the power of storytelling, engaging with competitors, and the hype around Observability.
Episode 4: Barak Schoster, CTO and Co-Founder of Bridgecrew
Adam sits down with Barak to discuss the rise of DevSecOps, the recent acquisition of Bridgecrew by Palo Alto Networks, and the popularity of the open source project Checkov.
Episode 3: Shahar Fogel, CEO of Rookout
Adam sits down with Shahar to discuss bottom-up vs top-down sales, building a company focused on cloud vs on-prem, and the rise of Understandability within DevOps.
Episode 2: Tammy Bryant, Principal SRE at Gremlin
Adam sits down with Tammy to discuss the meteoric rise of DigitalOcean back around 2014, how to effectively manage teams during the pandemic, how Dropbox incentivized a culture of resilience, and evangelizing the still-relatively-underground practice of Chaos Engineering.
Episode 1: Daniel 'Spoons' Spoonhower, Chief Architect and Co-Founder of Lightstep
Adam sits down with Spoons to chat about AI's role in operations, the differences between monitoring and observability, and the announcement of Change Intelligence.