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The newest podcast series covering all things related to software delivery.

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Episode 64: Rolling out the Latest and Greatest - Feature Flags Panel with Erez Rusovsky, Chris Condo and Rachel Stephens

On this special episode of DevOps Radio live from DevOps World | Jenkins World 2019, Sam Fell is joined by a special panel of guests to discuss feature flags. On the panel is Erez Rusovsky, former CEO and founder of Rollout, who now leads the product of Rollout feature flags at CloudBees;  Chris Condo, principal analyst at Forrester, who covers application development delivery; and Rachel Stephens, an analyst with RedMonk, focused on understanding technology trends from a practitioner-led perspective.

Dec 11, 2019
Episode 63: LendingClub’s Aravind Kalavagattu - From Library-based Pipelines to Book Clubs

Host Brian Dawson is joined by Aravind Kalavagattu, Engineering Manager at LendingClub. Aravind oversees two teams, Engineering Efficiency, a team focused on development productivity, CI/CD tooling and the code review process, and Test Infrastructure and Automation, a team focused on testing strategies and efficiency.

Nov 13, 2019
Episode 62: Eli Lilly’s Nick Liffen Embarks on the Jenkins Journey

Host Brian Dawson is back on the latest episode of DevOps Radio, joined by Nick Liffen, software engineering team lead at Eli Lilly. Nick started at Eli Lilly as a software developer and quickly moved to product ownership where he now oversees a team of eight people who focus on standing up Jenkins Share Libraries and Jenkins Pipelines in the DevOps space.

Oct 30, 2019
Episode 61: Pinger- A DevOps Rising Star is Born

On the latest episode of DevOps Radio, host Brian Dawson is back, joined by DevOps Rising Stars Adam Robertson, Head of DevOps, Pinger, and Kristian Windsor, a DevOps engineer and former software engineer, Pinger. 

Oct 16, 2019
Episode 60 - DevOps Got Talent: Upskilling Panel Featuring Jayne Groll, Helen Beal, Damon Edwards and Sean Davis

We’re back –live from DevOps World | Jenkins World 2019 – with a panel comprised of Jayne Groll – DevOps Institute; Helen Beal – Ranger4; Damon Edwards – Rundeck; and Sean Davis – Equifax and hosted by Sam Fell. Straight off a live panel, the group dives right into their observations on the investments companies are making in upskilling their people

Oct 02, 2019
Episode 59: Analyst panel: Dan Kirsch - Hurwitz and Associates, Jon Collins - GigaOm and Torsten Volk -EMA - Dissecting Digital Transformation

Analysts Dan Kirsch from Hurwitz & Associates, Jon Collins from GigaOm and Torsten Volk from EMA join our newest host, Sam Fell, for a special analyst panel, live at this year’s DevOps World | Jenkins World San Francisco. Through the work they’re doing with their clients, these three analysts have a front row seat to the ins and outs of digital transformation and innovation in the software development market.  

Sep 18, 2019
Episode 58: Google’s Craig Barber on plugins and the golden path to the cloud

Host Brian Dawson is back on the mic with Google Software Engineer Craig Barber for an all-new episode of DevOps Radio. In this podcast, the duo discusses some of the key Jenkins plugins for GCP in addition to the guiding tenants Craig’s team employs to provide great customer experience at Google.

Jul 24, 2019
Episode 57: Haley Daiber of Unusual Ventures on not-so-usual adventures in DevOps

In an all new episode of DevOps Radio, Michael Neale and Karen Taggart sit down with Haley Daiber, a Senior Associate at Unusual Ventures. Haley talks everything from building an app with her mom to co-founding the Whisky, Bourbon, Spirits Society and her work in venture capital. 

Jul 03, 2019
Episode 56: Fifth Annual Jenkins Community Survey with Kohsuke Kawaguchi & Kristen Baskett

In the latest episode of DevOps Radio, host Brian Dawson is joined by Kohsuke Kawaguchi, Chief Scientist at CloudBees and founder of Jenkins, and Kristen Baskett Solution Marketing Manager at CloudBees. As three of the minds behind the fifth annual DevOps and Jenkins Community Survey, the trio digs into the data from the survey, sharing some of the surprising – and not so surprising – trends.

Jun 19, 2019
Episode 55: Giving software development a seat at the table – Anders Wallgren, VP of technology strategy, CloudBees

Hot on the heels of CloudBees’ acquisition of Electric Cloud, host Brian Dawson sits down with former CTO of Electric Cloud, and current VP of technology strategy at CloudBees, Anders Wallgren. In this episode, the conversation focuses on the importance of understanding technology to make better business decisions by discussing some of the continuous delivery processes central to Electric Cloud’s capabilities.

Jun 05, 2019
Episode 54: Kris Buytaert - It’s not about the tools, it’s about collaboration

As the industry continues to heat up with a string of recent open source acquisitions, host Brian Dawson chats with Kris Buytaert, a Linux and Open Source Expert and the Cofounder and CTO, of Inuits, to discuss some of the current trends in open source as just one piece of the greater DevOps movement.

May 08, 2019
Episode 53: Sam Newman - Turning Up the Dial on Microservices

In the latest installment of DevOps Radio, host Andre Pino is joined by industry thought leader Sam Newman. Sam is an author, speaker and independent consultant (previously at Thoughtworks) who specializes in cloud storage and microservices.

Apr 24, 2019
Episode 52: Charity Majors of - Onwards to Observability

Guest host Karen Taggart and host Michael Neale sit down with Charity Majors of to discuss Charity's evangelical zeal for testing in production and throwing off old ways of thinking about observability.

Apr 10, 2019
Episode 51: Julien Vehent, Firefox, Insight on Site Security

On the latest episode of DevOps Radio, Julien Vehent, Engineering Manager at Mozilla Firefox, joins host Andre Pino to spread “security awareness.” Along with deep experience in cloud services, he helps manage security operations on the back-end side of the Firefox infrastructure.

Mar 27, 2019
Episode 50: Dave Ezrakhovich of Taboola - DevOps Made Possible with Data

Episode 50, featuring Dave Ezrakhovich, senior engineer from Taboola, wraps up the series of interviews conducted during DevOps World | Jenkins World 2018. In his conversation with host, Brian Dawson, they focus on how data has become an integral part of the DevOps process. 

Mar 13, 2019
Episode 49: Jon Hammant of Accenture - The Only DevOps Constant is Change

In Episode 49 of DevOps Radio, Host Brian Dawson sits down with managing director of Accenture’s DevOps Group, Jon Hammant, to discuss his DevOps advisory role for the company and both the internal and external aspects of DevOps at Accenture.

Mar 06, 2019
Episode 48: Chris Condo of Forrester – (Value Stream) Mapping your DevOps Journey

Chris Condo, senior analyst at Forrester Research, joins DevOps Radio for some rapid-fire questions with host Andre Pino, VP of marketing at CloudBees. With 34 years as a developer under his belt (including time at Microsoft) and a brief stint as a software consultant, Chris is an expert on all things software delivery. 

Feb 27, 2019
Episode 47: Harald Gottlicher of Bosch - How to Undergo the DevOps Journey Without Making Enemies

What does a DevOps transformation look like at a hardware company? That’s the questions Harald Gottlicher, software architect at Bosch, answers in the latest episode of DevOps Radio. Harald and host Brian Dawson dive right in to the specifics of the process the team at Bosch underwent and the problems solved by implementing CI/CD.

Feb 25, 2019
Episode 46: Manisha Arora of Veertu – Taking a bite out of Apple iOS development

In this special edition of DevOps Radio, Michael (Mic) Neale, engineering manager and co-founder of CloudBees, and Karen Taggart, senior customer success manager at CloudBees, are joined by Manisha Arora co-founder of Veertu. Manisha talks about Veertu's space in the market specifically how the company has built an ecosystem of software development solutions in the previously uninhabited iOS space.  

Feb 13, 2019
Episode 45: Harris Kirk of Wolters Kluwer - Eating your own DevOps dog food

On the latest episode of DevOps Radio, Harris Kirk, senior DevOps engineer at healthcare software solution, Wolters Kluwer, joins host Brian Dawson to explain how the saying ‘every business is a software business’ can also apply to healthcare.

Feb 06, 2019
Episode 44: James Governor of Red Monk – Debunking DevOps Hogwash

James Governor, analyst and co-founder of Red Monk, sits down with Sacha Labourey at DevOps World | Jenkins World, Nice to catch up on software development and deployment, including which companies are doing it well.

Jan 30, 2019
Episode 43: Forrester’s Diego Lo Guidice - Welcome to the “Age of DevOps”

DevOps Radio’s original host, CloudBees vice president of marketing, Andre Pino, is joined by Diego Lo Guidice, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research, to cover everything from agile to testing.

Jan 23, 2019
Episode 42: Accenture’s Keith Pleas and Stas Zvinyatskovsky – There’s never a “done” in DevOps

On this episode of DevOps Radio, Keith Pleas, DevOps Architecture Senior Manager at Accenture and Stas Zvinyatskovsky Engineering Leader, Software Architect, Managing Director at Accenture, discuss what organizations need to consider when looking towards modern engineering with DevOps. 

Jan 16, 2019
Episode 41: Ishu Gupta of Capital One – Balancing Dev and Ops

In Episode 41, host Brian Dawson is joined by Ishu Gupta, a senior software engineer at Capital One. During the episode, Ishu shares the details of Capital One’s DevOps transformation, breaking down the overall pipeline experience into four pieces – onboarding, CI/CD, monitoring and release.

Jan 09, 2019
Episode 40: Dr. Nicole Forsgren – The State of DevOps is Looking Cloudy

Host Andre Pino returns to the DevOps Radio mic to talk to Dr. Nicole Forsgren, CEO and Chief Scientist at DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA), during DevOps World | Jenkins World. Nicole brings strong developer content and amazing energy to the latest episode as she shares key stats from the 2018 State of DevOps Report.

Dec 20, 2018
Episode 39: Jenkins X - All for DevOps and DevOps for all

The four brains behind Jenkins X-Michael Neale, Rob Davies, James Rawlings and James Strachan - sit down with DevOps Radio’s guest host, Brian Dawson, to talk all about the cloud-first solution with Kubernetes support during this year’s DevOps World | Jenkins World, San Francisco.

Dec 12, 2018
Episode 38: Kosuke Kawaguchi- It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s Jenkins!

In this episode of DevOps Radio, guest host and CloudBees CEO, Sacha Labourey sits down with CloudBees’ CTO and creator of Jenkins, Kohsuke Kawaguchi to chat the latest and greatest from the Jenkins community. Much like Batman and Superman, these two have a long history working together on a daily basis to fight for speed and agility to deliver the world’s software.  

Nov 20, 2018
Episode 37: Kelsey Hightower of Kubernetes- How to build it, use it and try it out

Kelsey Hightower, Staff Developer Advocate, Google Cloud Platform, Kubernetes, takes the mic along with guest host, CloudBees CEO, Sacha Labourey for an all new episode of DevOps Radio dedicated to K8s.

Aug 27, 2018
Episode 36: David Habusha, WhiteSource Software – The (Open) Source on DevSecOps

David Habusha, Vice President of Product at WhiteSource Software, explains to host, Andre Pino, how he first got into cybersecurity by chance after starting his career in open source. As the founder of a privacy company, David discusses the intersection of security and open source, as well as DevSecOps.

Jul 18, 2018
Episode 35: Laura Frank, CloudBees – When the Stars and Code Align

Episode 35 of DevOps Radio features Laura Frank, formerly of Codeship (and now a Bee). Not only has Laura been a great addition to the CloudBees team as Director of Engineering, but as a Docker Captain, she lends valuable insights on the rise of containers.

Jun 07, 2018
Episode 34: mabl’s Dan Belcher & Izzy Azeri on Using AI to Speed Software Delivery

Dan Belcher and Izzy Azeri, co-founders of mabl, sit down with DevOps Radio host Andre Pino to discuss how mabl speeds up automated testing through an innovative application of AI and machine learning functionality. Shift right with automation and speed up the testing process, thereby accelerating time to market.

May 22, 2018
Episode 33: Alan Shimel on DevOps, Security’s Last Best Hope

The latest episode of DevOps Radio features Alan Shimel, founder and editor-in-chief of and Alan and DevOps Radio host, Andre Pino, chat about the new era of DevOps and the intersection between software development and cybersecurity.

May 10, 2018
Episode 32: Codeship’s Mo Plassinig with Forrester’s Charles Betz and Jeffrey Hammond - High Standards for DevOps Standardization

In this very special episode of DevOps Radio, Andre Pino is joined by Moritz Plassnig former CEO of Codeship as well as Forrester analysts, Charles Betz and Jeffrey Hammond. Following the recent acquisition of Codeship by CloudBees, Mo and the Forrester analysts discuss cloud nativity and what it means for developers and standardization of the DevOps process.

Apr 26, 2018
Episode 31: Forrester’s Charlie Betz & Jeff Hammond – Moving Software Out of the Box and Into the Cloud Via Digital Transformation

In this episode, Andre Pino chats with Forrester analysts, Charlie Betz and Jeff Hammond. The topics of discussion range from DevOps in the present, to DevOps in the past and then onto the future. Along the way, the Forrester analysts also reveal some of Forrester’s recent DevOps research. 

Apr 10, 2018
Episode 30: James Strachan – Introducing Jenkins X, Taking Continuous Delivery to the NeXt Level

In the newest episode of DevOps Radio, host Andre Pino discusses “it” with James Strachan, member of the Jenkins community and senior architect at CloudBees. What is “it”? Jenkins X, the new project being spun up in the community and led by James. As the original creator of the Groovy language and Apache Camel, James talks about his extensive career in open source.  

Mar 28, 2018
Episode 29: Atlassian’s Juni Mukherjee – The Art of Digital Transformation

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Juni Mukherjee, Bitbucket developer advocate at Atlassian, discusses some of the current trending topics in software development with host Andre Pino, including digital transformation, women in tech and DevSecOps.

Mar 15, 2018
Episode 28: Sonatype’s Mark Miller and Derek Weeks – All Day, Every Day, DevOps

Mark Miller and Derek Weeks of Sonatype tag team this episode of DevOps Radio with host Andre Pino. In their chat with Andre, the duo, who are fans of open source, talk about All Day DevOps, the industry-wide virtual conference pioneered by Sonatype. We think they could literally talk about DevOps “all day.” 

Feb 27, 2018
Episode 27: Stefan Simenon of ABN AMRO - Learning and Unlearning DevOps

Guest host Sacha Labourey is joined by Stefan Simenon, Head of Centre of Expertise Software Development & Tooling at ABN AMRO, in Episode 27 of DevOps Radio. In this episode, Sacha gets a personal invitation from Stefan to visit Amsterdam and the two discuss what it’s like to learn and unlearn software development.

Feb 13, 2018
Episode 26: Capital One’s Brock Beatty - What’s in your DevOps Wallet?

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Sacha strikes gold with Capital One’s Director of Software Engineering, Brock Beatty, on the importance of automation and cloud-first. Brock talks about how Capital One is at the forefront of the software development revolution with the goal of increasing Capital One’s agility and time to market. 

Jan 30, 2018
Episode 25: Red Hat’s Ari LiVigni - Open Source, Open Shift, Open Sesame

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Ari LiVigni, principal software engineer at Red Hat, and CloudBees CEO and guest host, Sacha Labourey battle the Jenkins World band in the background to talk open source, OpenShift and eating your own dog food.

Jan 09, 2018
Episode 24: Forrester’s Rob Stroud on the Past, Present and Future of DevOps

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Forrester analyst, Rob Stroud, lends his expertise in the DevOps field from analyst perspective, beginning with his strong technical background at CA Technologies to what he’s been working on at Forrester.

Dec 19, 2017
Episode 23: EA's Daniel Roston Doesn’t Play Games When It Comes to DevOps

The latest episode of DevOps Radio features guest host, CEO Sacha Labourey, and Daniel Roston Software Engineer at Electronic Arts (EA) as Daniel describes the benefits DevOps has brought to video games. 

Dec 05, 2017
Episode 22: Alan Ranciato of Express Scripts Feels the Need for DevOps Speed

In episode 22, CloudBees CEO Sacha Labourey sits down with Alan Ranciato, director of technology, DevOps strategy and automation, at Express Scripts, the largest pharmacy benefit manager and #22 on the Fortune 500. Alan recounts his DevOps journey at the "biggest company no one has ever heard of," and why DevOps is helping his team beat the clock.

Nov 07, 2017
Episode 21: From Docker to DevOps with John Willis

In this episode of DevOps Radio, John Willis, former Director of Ecosystems at Docker, shares everything from his experience in the early days of DevOps to his predictions of what the future holds.

Jul 26, 2017
Episode 20: Special Jenkins World Edition with Kohsuke, Jez Humble and Sacha Labourey, the DevOps Trifecta

In this special Jenkins World edition episode of DevOps Radio, Sacha Labourey, Jez Humble and Kohsuke Kawaguchi offer a sneak peak of what attendees can expect at Jenkins World 2017.

Jun 21, 2017
Episode 19: Perficient’s Ronda Kiser-Oakes On Hitting a Homerun with DevOps

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Ronda Kiser-Oakes, director of the North American DevOps practice at Perficient, compares DevOps to sports and shares her advice on how to bring a competitive edge to software development.  

Jun 06, 2017
Episode 18: Meet Patrick Debois, the Father of DevOps

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Patrick Debois, CTO of Small Town Heroes and founder of DevOps Days, discusses his vision behind the unification of IT teams through DevOps and the worldwide growth of this cultural IT phenomenon.  

May 09, 2017
Episode 17: CloudBees CEO, Sacha Labourey, Dives Into Blue Ocean

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Sacha Labourey, CEO at CloudBees, shares the details around the launch of Blue Ocean, the dramatic new UX implementation of Jenkins, as well as the Jenkins evolution from continuous integration to continuous delivery.  

Apr 04, 2017
Episode 16: DevOps – Analyze this! With Clive Longbottom, Analyst at Quocirca

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Clive Longbottom, founder and analyst at Quocirca, discusses how DevOps is transforming software development in Europe and offers his advice on the DevOps dilemma of tool proliferation.

Mar 29, 2017
Episode 15: General Mills’ Sam Oyen, DevOps Engineer, Serves Poppin' Fresh DevOps

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Sam Oyen, DevOps engineer at General Mills, talks about how she fell into DevOps, why she loves it, what she enjoyed best about Jenkins World and concludes with some advice for women in the IT industry.

Feb 28, 2017
Episode 14: Choice Hotel's Distinguished Engineer, Brian Mericle, Gives Us the “Inn-side” Scoop on DevOps Adoption

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Brian Mericle, distinguished engineer at Choice Hotels International, discusses what the 75-year-old hotel franchise is doing in terms of deployment, while sharing his secrets for managing big DevOps teams.

Feb 07, 2017
Episode 13: Jayne Groll, CEO and Co-Founder, DevOps Institute, on Bringing Knowledge to the DevOps Community

Jayne Groll is the CEO and co-founder of DevOps Institute and an expert in IT training. She joins DevOps host, Andre Pino, to discuss how people can get training and certification in DevOps to bring value back to the organization and DevOps Institute’s role in the DevOps Express consortium.

Jan 23, 2017
Episode 12: Twitter's Wen Gu, Software Engineering Manager, Engineering Effectiveness, on the Last Mile with DevOps

Wen Gu is a product development leader, engineering manager for continuous integration and CTO for engineering effectiveness at Twitter. He was also a speaker at Jenkins World 2016. In this episode, special host and CEO of CloudBees, Sacha Labourey, chats with Wen about his moves from DevTools to DevOps, Intuit to Twitter and Hudson to Jenkins, covering the evolution of CI/CD and the tricky definition of DevOps.

Jan 10, 2017
Episode 11: Brian Dawson, DevOps Evangelist at CloudBees, on DevOps in 2017

In this episode of DevOps Radio, Brian Dawson describes what he sees with organizations of all sizes and how he thinks they can achieve a state of CD and DevOps maturity. Specifically, Brian walks through his latest report, “Assessing DevOps Maturity Using a Quadrant Model."

Dec 20, 2016
Episode 10: Shutterfly's Dean Yu, Director, Release Engineering, on Picture-Perfect CD

Jenkins World 2016 was buzzing with the latest in DevOps, CI/CD, automation and more. DevOps Radio wanted to capture some of that energy so we enlisted the help of Sacha Labourey, CEO at CloudBees, to host a series of episodes live at the event. Now, we’re excited to present a new three-part series, DevOps Radio: Live at Jenkins World. In this episode, Sacha sat down with Dean Yu, director of build and release infrastructure engineering at Shutterfly, to talk about how the online photo company creates picture-perfect CD. 


Nov 29, 2016
Episode 9: Jumping into DevOps, with Fred Simon, JFrog Co-Founder and Chief Architect

Jenkins World 2016 was buzzing with the latest in DevOps, CD/CI, automation and more. DevOps Radio wanted to capture some of that energy so we enlisted the help of Sacha Labourey, CloudBees CEO to host a series of episodes, live, at the event. Now, we’re excited to present a new three-part series, DevOps Radio: Live at Jenkins World. This first episode features Fred Simon, JFrog co-founder & DevOps expert. 

Nov 15, 2016
Episode 8: Electronic Arts' Joshua Nixdorf, Technical Director, on Winning the CD Game

In episode 8 of DevOps Radio, Josh and DevOps Radio host Andre Pino talk about what it’s like working for EA Games and how Josh has been an integral part in growing the company’s automation practices. Josh provides insight into how developing for video games is different from business software, how EA Games has worked to automate testing and more. Finally, Josh let’s slip some of the games he’s had a hand in...


Nov 01, 2016
Episode 7: DevOps by the Book, featuring Gene Kim, author and DevOps expert

In this episode of DevOps Radio, author and DevOps expert Gene Kim, and DevOps Radio host Andre Pino dive into how organizations can actually implement DevOps. Gene provides insight into what real business are doing around the world with DevOps and shares some of his favorite parts of his new book! 

Oct 04, 2016
Episode 6: An Adventure into Agile, featuring Gary Gruver, ‎DevOps expert and author

Achieving an agile or DevOps transformation is much easier said than done. So don’t you wish you could just sit down and talk with someone who’s done it all before? Well, now you can! This week, we’re excited to share that Gary Gruver, author and Jenkins World 2016 keynote speaker, joins DevOps Radio to talk about leading an agile DevOps transformation.

Aug 25, 2016
Episode 5: Your Ticket to CD & DevOps, featuring Expedia’s Jacob Tomaw
In this episode Expedia’s Jacob Tomaw covers how he drove a CD and DevOps transformation. You’ll get a look into the mind of an agile expert; Jacob also provides his thoughts on the future and, specifically, on open source software. 


Jul 26, 2016
Episode 4: Docker Rules! Lessons about DevOps in the US Government, with Nirmal Mehta, chief technologist at Booz Allen Hamilton
In this episode, DevOps Radio host Andre Pino sits down with Nirmal Mehta, chief technologist at Booz Allen Hamilton, to learn how Docker and DevOps are being used in government projects, specifically the GSA. Nirmal doesn’t share all the secrets about how he’s helped organizations implement Docker...but he does let a few slip out!
Jun 30, 2016
Episode 3: An Orientation to the Latest in Operations, featuring Bridget Kromhout, principal technologist at Pivotal and Arrested DevOps host
In this episode, DevOps Radio host Andre Pino sits down with Bridget Kromhout, principal technologist at Pivotal and Arrested DevOps host, to discuss trends and the importance of the ‘Ops’ side of DevOps.
May 26, 2016
Episode 2: Kohsuke Kawaguchi - Inside the Mind of the Jenkins Master

Learn more about the personal side of Kohsuke and the history of Jenkins in this revealing interview.

Apr 25, 2016
Episode 1: Kohsuke Kawaguchi, Jenkins founder, talks about Jenkins 2.0

On a momentous day for the Jenkins project, DevOps Radio host Andre Pino speaks with Kohsuke about Jenkins 2.0.

Apr 25, 2016