The New Stack Context

About the show

Join The New Stack’s editorial team to review the week’s hottest news in cloud-native technologies and at-scale application development. Editorial Director Libby Clark, Managing Editor Joab Jackson and TNS Founder and Publisher Alex Williams put more context around the stories we’re covering each week and look ahead to topics we expect will gain more attention in coming weeks. Guests include TNS writers and correspondents who join us to discuss what they’re hearing from tech industry insiders.

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Episodes

  • Episode 87: An Interview with Observability Pioneer Charity Majors

    August 9th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  39 mins 13 secs

    This week, we talk with Charity Majors, chief technology officer of Honeycomb.io and a pioneer in observability about the three-year anniversary of that movement which has significantly changed how applications are monitored and maintained in the cloud native era.

  • Episode 86: 'If Data Is King, then Distribution Is the Queen'

    August 2nd, 2019  |  Season 2  |  36 mins 28 secs

    Welcome to The New Stack Context, a podcast where we discuss the latest news and views from the cloud native community. This week, we spoke Luca Mezzalira, chief architect at sports video streaming site DAZN (Da-Zone), about the idea and evolution of microfrontends, or the equivalent of a microservices approach to scaling frontend development.

  • Episode 85: Continuous Verification and Site Reliability Engineering

    July 26th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  32 mins 7 secs

    In this week's episode, we’re talking with a couple of VMware folks about a way to optimize continuous deployment with a new technique called continuous verification.

    Dan Illson, native cloud advocate at VMware cloud services, and Bahubali (Bill) Shetti, director of cloud advocacy at VMware,  wrote on the site this week that many applications are not ready for use at the completion of their deployment pipelines.

  • Episode 84: SAP Open Source and Sharing Data Across Multiple Vendors

    July 19th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  34 mins 39 secs

    This week's episode was recorded (mostly) live fr…

  • Episode 83: How eBPF Sets the Stage for Superior Container Monitoring

    July 12th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  38 mins 25 secs

    This week, we discuss the use of the extended Berkeley Packet Filter (eBPF) to improve container monitoring.

    For this discussion we are joined by  Daniella Pontes, who is the senior manager of product marketing at InfluxData and Luca Deri, founder of the ntop network monitoring tool. Deri and InfluxData have partnered to produce a container monitoring tool, based on eBPF, ntop and the Influx DB time-series database system.

  • Episode 82: KubeCon + CloudNativeCon + Open Source Summit China 2019

    July 5th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  32 mins 5 secs

    This week, we catch up with The New Stack founder…

  • Episode 81: Selecting Managed Services on AWS

    July 1st, 2019  |  Season 2  |  27 mins 52 secs

    Today we’re talking with Nitzan Shapira, co-found…

  • Episode 80: The Stateful Services of Serverless 2.0

    June 21st, 2019  |  Season 2  |  29 mins 29 secs

    This week, we spoke with Jonas Bonér, Founder and…

  • Episode 79: How Kubernetes is Actually Used, the Practical Service Mesh

    June 14th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  26 mins 48 secs

    How is the open source Kubernetes container orche…

  • Episode 78: Monitorama 2019

    June 7th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  39 mins 28 secs

    This week, we come live from the the Monitorama c…

  • Episode 77: Microservice Architectures for the Enterprise

    May 31st, 2019  |  Season 2  |  31 mins 16 secs

    This week on The New Stack Context podcast we discuss how the enterprise can deploy microservices, with two authors of the recently published book, "Microservices for the Enterprise: Designing, Developing, and Deploying." Kasun Indrasiri is the director of integration architecture, for WSO2 — a sponsor of The New Stack  — and Prabath Siriwardena, vice president of security architecture for WSO2.

  • Episode 76: Monitoring and Observability Trends, KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2019

    May 24th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  49 mins 44 secs

    This week on The New Stack Context podcast, recorded live from KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2019, we’re talking all about monitoring and observability. Our guests are Kresten Krab Thorup, chief technology officer for Humio and Colin Fernandes, director of product marketing at Sumo Logic.

  • Episode 75: The Future of Data Is in Streaming

    May 17th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  50 mins 8 secs

    On this week's episode of The New Stack Context podcast, we speak with Mark Brewer, CEO of Lightbend, as well as with Lawrence Hecht, research director and columnist at The New Stack, about the current state and future of data streaming technology.

  • Episode 74: How CHAOSS Measures Diversity; Windows Gets a Proper Terminal

    May 10th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  38 mins 37 secs

    This week on The New Stack Context podcast, we speak with Nicole Huesman, open source community and developer advocate and Georg Link, an open source community strategist and PhD student, about their work on the Linux Foundation's CHAOSS project.

    Yes, that’s CHAOSS with two s’s and it stands for Community Health Analytics for Open Source Software. It is an effort to project focused on creating analytics and metrics to help define community health.

  • Episode 73: DockerCon 2019, TNS Turns 5

    May 3rd, 2019  |  Season 2  |  29 mins 52 secs

    In this episode, we do a recap of DockerCon 2019, Docker's flagship user conference, which was held in San Francisco this week. The big news for the week was the release of Docker Enterprise 3.0, the only end-to-end platform for building, sharing and running container-based applications.

  • Episode 72: The New Stack Context: DockerCon Preview

    April 26th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  39 mins 35 secs

    Today we’re talking with Joe Duffy, co-founder and CEO of Pulumi, who spoke with us about what’s fueling his company’s growth and why they’ll be at DockerCon next week.

    Then in the second half, we’ll discuss the top podcast and stories for the week and discuss what we're looking to cover at DockerCon next week. We'll be on site, recording interviews for a new episode of our newly relaunched @Scale podcast and talking to companies on the show floor about the latest in container management tooling and application architecture.