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Tailored Tech Talk

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A weekly look into the world of DevOps and tailored software solutions hosted by Ben Hayden and Chris Reynolds.

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Ep. 12 - Mike Storey and the Agile Learning Institute

August 3rd, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris bring on their first guest - Mike Storey. Mike has worked in the software industry for over 40 years. The guys discuss Mike’s career experience and insights, discuss runbooks in a …

Ep. 11 - War Stories: Kubernetes Meltdown

July 21st, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris bring you a “war story from the field”. DevOps engineering is always one deployment or upgrade away from a crisis, and today’s story is one of a Kubernetes cluster gone sideways. They go …

Ep. 10 - Lessons Learned: Volume 1

July 7th, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris talk through their lessons learned as software developers, DevOps engineers and engineering leadership over 20+ years of building software. These lessons are things we've learned the …

Ep. 9 - Building a DevOps Control Center in Retool

June 30th, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris talk in depth about building your very own “DevOps Control Center” in one of their favorite platforms, Retool. They …

Ep. 8 - Disaster Recovery

June 23rd, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris discuss disaster recovery and building a disaster recovery plan you can be proud of. They go over multiple DR …

Ep. 7 - Documenting your way to a Vacation

June 15th, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris discuss a vacation season requirement – documentation. Whether you’re building a product, supporting a client or …

Ep. 6 - Turning Paper Into Data

June 5th, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris talk about converting paper into data using a tool called Amazon Textract. Textract enables you to automatically …

Ep. 5 - Amazon ECS and Deploying Docker Containers

May 31st, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris talk about deploying and scaling web applications using Amazon ECS. They focus on approaches they take when using …

Ep. 4 - The Low Code/No Code Lowdown

May 23rd, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris deep dive into No Code & Low Code platforms – the promise of these tools, where they struggle to deliver and the …

Ep. 3 - The Technology and Automation Roadmap

May 17th, 2023


In this episode, Ben & Chris delve into the essential role of technology and automation in modern businesses. They share their approach to …

Ep. 2 - Data Warehouses and Lakes

May 9th, 2023


Ben and Chris talk about building Data Warehouses and Lakes with ETL (or ELT!) Pipelines, Visualizations, and more.

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Ep. 1 - Intros & Print Automation

May 1st, 2023


Ben and Chris introduce the podcast, themselves and talk about building a custom printing solution for a customer with some other topics (Ferngully

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