CloudSkills.fm is a weekly podcast with technical tips and career advice for people working with cloud-native technologies. This show is for developers, IT pros, or anyone making a career move into the cloud. Episodes will be short and to the point and will regularly feature experts who share their experiences. This show is hosted by Mike Pfeiffer, a twenty-year tech industry veteran, entrepreneur, Pluralsight author, and Microsoft Azure MVP. If you enjoy the show and want more tips delivered to your mailbox every week, subscribe to CloudSkills Weekly at cloudskills.io/subscribe.
135: Exploring Data Warehouses, Kubernetes, and Big Data with Robert Hodges
38:01In this episode Mike catches up with Robert Hodges, CEO of Altinity, to discuss data warehouses such as ClickHouse, Big Data, and Kubernetes.Follow Robert on LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/berkeleybob2105/OSA CON 2021https://altinity.com/osa-con-2021/Fully Managed ClickHouse in the Public Cloudhttps://altinity.com/
134: Chris Hughes on Cloud Security Lessons and Pitfalls
30:15In this episode Mike chats with Chris Hughes, CISO and Co-Founder of Aquia, to discuss cloud security lessons and pitfalls.Follow Chris on LinkedInhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/chris-h-97680442/Check out the Resilient Cyber Podcasthttps://www.linkedin.com/company/resilient-cyber-podcast/
133: John Grange on Building Your Skills with Hands-On Practice
27:02In this episode Mike chats with John Grange, CTO and Founder of OpsCompass. John shares his journey and how he keeps his skills currently while running a startup. Follow John on Twitter:https://twitter.com/jmgrange Follow John on LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-grange-190ba652/ OpsCompass: Visibility, multi-cloud security, cost management, and compliance from a single dashboard.https://opscompass.com/
132: In Conversation with John Lunn on Cloud Career Progression
54:18In this episode I catch up with John Lunn (aka jonnychipz) about building up your cloud skills and how to start mapping out your career strategy.Subscribe to John's Channelhttps://www.youtube.com/cloudtalkwithjonnychipzFollow John on Twitterhttps://twitter.com/jonnychipzFollow John on LinkedInhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/japlunn/
131: Gwyneth Peña-Siguenza on Cloud Advocacy and Joining Microsoft
23:55In this episode Gwyneth Peña-Siguenza is back on the show to talk about her journey into cloud advocacy and joining Microsoft. She also shares a ton of tips for anyone getting into the game of producing content.Follow Gwyn on Twitterhttps://twitter.com/madebygpsCheck out Gwyn's GitHub for resources mentioned on the show:https://github.com/madebygps
130: 3 Tips on Perseverance
12:02The past couple years have been tough on all of us. Here are 3 things you can lean on when you're not feeling it.Watch this episode on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gSapGWLGGdQ
129: Derek Smith on Cloud Evangelism, Getting started on Social Media & Managing the Chaos
31:58In this episode Mike chats with Derek Smith about Cloud Evangelism, Getting started on Social Media & Managing the Chaos.Follow Derek on Social Mediahttps://linktr.ee/considercloudds
128: Tim Davis on DevOps Advocacy, DevRel, & Building Your Personal Brand
27:58In this episode Mike Pfeiffer catches up with Tim Davis to discuss DevOps Advocacy and how to build your personal brand while you study.Follow Tim on Twitter:https://twitter.com/vtimdCheck out Env0:https://www.youtube.com/c/envZer https://www.env0.com/Watch this episode on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izChYG4AQTM
127: Reinventing Your Tech Career, Playing the Long Game, and Getting Culture Fit
1:11:23How do you invent or reinvent your career in a way that helps you succeed on the most progressive teams in the world? In this episode Mike Pfeiffer shares tips on how to think about your cloud career for the long term, even if you haven't started yet. Watch this episode on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KpI8JTuF98w
126: Stay Technical or Move into Management?
11:35Should you hang on to your technical skills or consider going into management as you move through your career in the cloud? I'm sharing my thoughts on this episode along with 3 tips you should consider to help make the decision.