The Food Fight Show
Direct download: devops-delicacy-03_2.mp3
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Nathen sat down with Theo Schlossnagle.  They discussed Theo's Surge presentations and wrapped-up the event.

Direct download: Surge-6-Theo.mp3
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Nathen sat down with Matt Grahamn from Etsy.  They discussed Matt's Surge presentation:  Changing Etsy's Architectural Foundation with Continuous Deployment

Direct download: Surge-5-Etsy.mp3
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Nathen sat down with Mike Nolet from AppNexus.  They discussed Mike's Surge presentation:  From Zero to 500k QPS in Three Years: Scaling AppNexus.

Direct download: Surge-4-Appnexus.mp3
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Nathen sat down with Alejandro Companioni and Dave Zwieback from Knewton.  They discussed Alejandro's Surge presentation and Dave's lightning talk.

Direct download: Surge-3-Knewton.mp3
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DevOps Delicacy:  Update from Surge with Andrew Miklas from PagerDuty

Nathen had a chance to sit down with Andrew Miklas,CTO and Co-founder of PagerDuty.  They discussed Andrew's Surge presentation: Ensuring the Call Goes Out—Everytime

Direct download: Surge-2-PagerDuty.mp3
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Nathen had a chance to sit down with Ryan Kennedy, Director of Core Services at Yammer.  They discussed Ryan's Surge presentation:  Build Your Own Database: Berkeley DB Java Edition at Yammer

Direct download: Food-Fight-Show-29-Surge-Ryan-Kennedy.mp3
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Nathen and Bryan had a conversation with Michael Bevilacqua-Linn about the presentation he'll be giving at Surge Conference:  Big Data in the Small: Why N Tier Architectures Are an Antipattern

Direct download: Food-Fight-Show-28-BigData.mp3
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Join Bryan and Nathen for a discussion about the future of Vagrant.

Direct download: Food-Fight-Show-27-Vagrant.mp3
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In this episode, Bryan and Nathen sat down with Joshua Timberman and Andrew Crump to talk about Test Kitchen.


  • Introduction to Test Kitchen
  • Anatomy of a Test Kitchen run
  • Examples in apache2 and mysql cookbooks
  • Configuring Test Kitchen
  • Future of Test Kitchen
  • Contributing to Test Kitchen

Direct download: Food-Fight-Show-26-Test-Kitchen.mp3
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