Library Podcasts

Ep. #34, Diminishing Complexity with Jaana Dogan of AWS
February 25, 2021

with Jaana Dogan

In episode 34 of o11ycast, Charity and Liz speak with Jaana Dogan of AWS. They discuss Jaana’s career journey, life before observability tools, and reducing system complexity within large organizations.

Ep. #33, Information Accessibility with Katy Farmer of CircleCI
January 29, 2021

with Katy Farmer

In episode 33 of o11ycast, Charity and Shelby are joined by Katy Farmer of CircleCI. They discuss learned helplessness, understanding complicated systems through direct experience, and championing devs to fail gracefully.

Ep. #32, Managing Hardware with Gianluca Arbezzano of Equinix Metal
January 14, 2021

with Gianluca Arbezzano

In episode 32 of o11ycast, Liz and Shelby speak with Gianluca Arbezzano of Equinix Metal. They discuss diversifying the way observability is evangelized, the indicators that an organization has outgrown off-the-shelf tools, and managing hardware.

Ep. #31, Rewarding Curiosity with Ellen Chisa of Dark
December 23, 2020

with Ellen Chisa

In episode 31 of o11ycast, Charity Majors and Ellen Chisa of Dark discuss the benefits of making observability tools more accessible, tailoring feedback to individuals, and the many ways software may change in the years to come.

Ep. #30, Harder Conversations with Beau Lyddon of Workday
December 14, 2020

with Beau Lyddon

In episode 30 of o11ycast, Charity and Liz speak with Beau Lyddon of Workday about the recent sea change in observability, the shortcomings of metrics, the role of senior engineers, and the responsibilities of corporations.

Ep. #29, Testing in Production with Glen Mailer of CircleCI
November 19, 2020

with Glen Mailer

In episode 29 of o11ycast, Charity and Shelby are joined by Glen Mailer of CircleCI. They discuss testing in production and rethinking socio-technical systems from the ground up.

Ep. #28, People Problems with Austin Parker of Lightstep
October 29, 2020

with Austin Parker

In episode 28 of o11ycast, Charity and Shelby speak with Austin Parker of Lightstep. They explore topics like rethinking human error, purposeful and intentional training, DevRel expectations, and underrated management tools.

Ep. #27, Ready For Observability with Corey Quinn of The Duckbill Group
October 13, 2020

with Corey Quinn

In episode 27 of o11ycast, Liz and Charity are joined by Corey Quinn of The Duckbill Group. They zero in on the point at which a system needs observability, shortening feedback loops for maximum impact, and practicing radical candor.

Ep. #26, Unknown Unknowns with Parveen Khan of Square Marble Technology
September 29, 2020

with Parveen Khan

In episode 26 of o11ycast, Charity and Shelby speak with Parveen Khan of Square Marble Technology. They discuss Parveen’s journey into observability and the insights she’s gained as a test engineer and quality advocate.