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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 delivere ...
 
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In 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 Channel https://www.youtube.com/cloudtalkwithjonnychipz Follow John on Twitter https://twitter.com/jonnychipz Follow John on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/japlunn/…
 
In 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 Twitter https://twitter.com/madebygps Check out Gwyn's GitHub for resources mentioned on the show: https://github.com/madeb…
 
In 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/vtimd Check out Env0: https://www.youtube.com/c/envZer https://www.env0.com/ Watch this episode on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izChYG4AQTM…
 
How 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…
 
My guest this week is fellow MVP Tim Warner, and we'll be talking about the new AZ-700 exam and how you can become an Azure Certified Network Engineer. Watch this episode on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YfsgmnE-sHk Check out our AZ-700 course: https://cloudskills.io/courses/az-700By Mike Pfeiffer, Tim Warner
 
In this episode Mike Pfeiffer catches up with Tristan Morel L'Horset, Senior Managing Director at Accenture. Tristan is the Growth lead of Accenture's North America Cloud First business and he has a passion for the intersection of Cloud, Technology and Business. Here's what we cover in this episode: Overcoming barriers to cloud adoption Technical a…
 
In this live recording of the CloudSkills FM podcast we're catching up with Thomas Maurer from Microsoft about all things Azure Arc and Cloud Governance. In this episode we discuss: Azure Arc Azure Cloud Adoption Framework How to Stay Current with Certifications What you should focus on learning Check out Thomas' blog: https://www.thomasmaurer.ch…
 
In this live recording of the CloudSkills.fm podcast Michael Levan chats with Luke Orellana about testing with Terraform 0.15. In this episode we talk about: Infrastructure-as-Code security Securing Terraform code Terraform security for the enterprise Infrastructure-as-Code security concerns Watch this episode on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/wa…
 
Have you ever wanted to give a talk or a presentation but weren't sure where to start? In this episode Mike Pfeiffer shares his best tips for public speaking, teaching online, and recording podcasts and online courses... Plus, Mike Pfeiffer and Michael Levan share their entire gear list, which is one of the most common questions they've gotten over…
 
In this live recording of the CloudSkills.fm podcast we're talking all things Cloud Adoption & Strategy with Chris Nicholas, Managing Director of Cloud Solutions at Trace3. Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cloud-adoption-framework/ Chris Nicholas, Managing Director, Cloud Solutions Group at Trace3 https://w…
 
Michael is chatting today with Eamonn O’Neill, the founder and EVP at Lemongrass Consulting. This company focuses on helping customers get their SAP on AWS, which makes for a really interesting conversation topic. In this episode, we talk about… Eamonn’s career journey and how he has moved from a more technical role to a more business-minded role. …
 
Mike is chatting today with David Cobb, an Azure and AWS Trainer! They’re catching up on all the awesome things David has been up to the last few years both in the Cloudskills Community and in the industry. You won’t want to miss all the insight he has, especially around life-long learning and teaching. In this episode, we talk about… David’s backg…
 
Today’s subject is very important but often overlooked - polishing your soft skills. It can be so easy to focus on technical skills and forget about things like leadership, communication, and listening. But we absolutely need these skills for a strong career, too. Mike has Jason Alba on the podcast to discuss why you need these skills and how to bu…
 
Mike is talking with cloud expert Corey Knapp today. Corey has 20 years of cloud experience, specializing in Azure, dev ops, and more. He is also a great mentor who enjoys teaching others and he has a lot of wisdom to share with you on the podcast. In this episode, we talk about… What Corey has been up to lately, his career background, and how he g…
 
On the podcast today, Michael Levan is hosting and chatting with guest Niall Dalton, who came from a systems engineering background and now has his own company. He’s the co-founder of Seaplane, a serverless company that’s working to help people not have to spend all their time managing infrastructure. Niall’s career background and how he came to co…
 
Mike is joined by special guest Luke Orellana, an SRE at Microsoft. Luke has a ton of great experience to share and has been up to a lot of fun things, like infrastructure development and terraform, that you’ll enjoy hearing all about. In this episode, we talk about… Luke’s background and how he ended up working for Microsoft. The basics of terrafo…
 
Mike is joined by Brianna McCullough who has had a very interesting career journey in the tech industry and who currently works for Google. You’ll want to listen to this one, especially for insights about how to up your networking game. In this episode, we talk about… Brianna’s background, how she got into the tech industry, and why Minnesota is su…
 
Today Michael is chatting with two guests at once! He’s got Chris Ray, a Chief Information Security Officer, and Jake Rajnovich, Director of Product Development at Syntervision. They’ve been building an exciting new cybersecurity product called Oasis, and they have lots of interesting things to share about it. In this episode, we talk about… XDR Pl…
 
Mike is sitting down to chat today with vExpert and Cisco Champion Michael Cade, a senior global technologist over at Veeam. Michael has spent the last 18 months or so diving deep into the Cloud, and he’s a great resource for folks looking to expand that skill set. In this episode, we talk about… Michael’s experience with Azure versus AWS. What Mic…
 
Previous guest Steve Buchanan is back to chat with Mike about a whole host of skills you can add to your toolbox to level up your career. Steve is a Director for Avanade, a large consulting organization, who works in cloud transformation. Since his last appearance on the podcast, he’s been staying busy with DevOps, Kubernetes, and Azure, so he has …
 
For many, the industry is seeming a lot more complex these days, and a lot of folks are feeling pressured to have to learn everything. In fact, you could say that generalization is the new specialization! On today’s podcast, Michael is sitting down with Tom Granot, a Developer Advocate at Lightrun, to discuss what to do about this new trend. In thi…
 
Today, Mike is sitting down with John Lunn, aka Johnny Chipz! John has been working with Microsoft technology for about 15 years as an IT pro, and now is big into the Azure live-streaming world. He’s got all sorts of great takes on the current state of the industry and how everyone can best focus their attentions to gain new skills they’ll need in …
 
Artificial Intelligence is becoming more and more important to the world we live in. Mike’s guest today is Simon Crosby, the CTO at Swim.ai. Swim builds digital twins that are always learning because if you rely on an approach where you store data first and then analyze it later, you’re always behind. Swim is revolutionizing the AI landscape by ana…
 
Tanya Janca, who was on the podcast last year, is back! Since the last time we talked, she’s been very busy founding her own company, We Hack Purple. Tanya’s an expert on App Security, and through her company, she’s sharing those skills with online on-demand courses. In this episode, we talk about… Tanya’s new community centered around her online a…
 
In this episode we're catching up with Travis Roberts to chat about all things Windows Virtual Desktop, Azure, and a lot more. In part due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, 2020 saw the use of Windows Virtual Desktop soar. Many companies are in the process of switching their networks over to the Cloud. Mike’s guest today is Travis Roberts, the Senior Netwo…
 
In this episode I’m sharing by best career tips & strategy for 2021. What should you focus on? What do you need to think about to start building a successful career in the cloud? Those are some of the questions we answer in this episode, along with Q&A with a live audience. In this episode, we talk about… 2021 industry predictions from Forester & G…
 
Though there are many challenges when training across cloud platforms, there are many similarities that make the process easier. Mike’s guest today is Elkhan Yusubov, a principal cloud architect, an Azure subject-matter expert, and an Azure Technical Trainer. He’s here to talk about cross-training on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) for Azure pros. Elkh…
 
Learning new frameworks is always tough, but it’s incredibly important to build your foundation from the basics. Mike’s guest today is Brandon Olin, an MVP in Cloud and Datacenter Management, Site Reliability Engineer at Stack Overflow, and author of Building PowerShell Modules. Stack Overflow provides community-building and knowledge-management wi…
 
The future of our democracy hinges on the outcome of two Senate races in Georgia, a state that shocked the nation by flipping for the first time in nearly three decades. In this multi-part podcast, visit the frontlines with two of Atlanta’s own - journalists Rembert Browne and Jewel Wicker as they detail the struggles and triumphs that led to this …
 
Though its usage is not widely known, more and more people from both the development and infrastructure side are beginning to program in Go. Mike’s guest today is Michael Levan, back on the show to discuss his shift from writing production-level code to content creation, and back to writing production-level code. He is now working at Octopus Deploy…
 
With constant cloud innovation, the need for effective cloud security becomes more pertinent every day. Mike’s guest today is Eric Kedrosky, Director of Cloud Security Research and CISO for Sonrai Security, a company that helps businesses fortify their public cloud spaces. Eric has spent his career gathering a wealth of experience that has allowed …
 
In this episode I chat with Dylan Shields about his new book AWS Security. Dylan is a software engineer working on Quantum Computing at AWS. Previously, Dylan was the first engineer on the AWS Security Hub team. He has also worked at Google Cloud, focusing on the security and reliability of their serverless data warehouse, BigQuery. In this episode…
 
In this episode I chat with Derek Smith about Azure Networking & Security. Derek is a Senior Azure Technical Consultant at Ahead, working to help clients with their Azure cloud journey. In this episode, we talk about… How Derek got into Azure and tech in general Past networking experience has strengthened Derek as an Azure specialist today A few co…
 
In this episode I'm catching up with Christos Matskas and J.P. Dandison, both PM Developer Advocates from the Microsoft Identity team, about building apps with the Microsoft Identity Platform. In this episode, we talk about… COVID has caused an unexpected acceleration in Microsoft’s clients’ Cloud plans Identity struggles that are being seen in the…
 
In this episode we dive into Azure Architecture with Thomas Maurer. Learn about Enterprise Scale Landing Zones, Azure Bicep, the Well Architected Framework, and more. Thomas Maurer works as a Senior Cloud Advocate at Microsoft. As part of the Azure engineering team (Cloud + AI), he engages with the community and customers around the world to share …
 
Actress Melissa Celikovic joins me this week on Uncontained all the way from Normandy, France. I first found out about Melissa when I was prepping for an interview with Filmmaker Antonio C.T. Melissa wrote and starred in a short film called Résilience that Antonio shot and directed. I'm excited to finally be able to talk to her about the film, mean…
 
In this episode I catch up with Chirag Nayyar who is working towards helping businesses make that shift into the cloud. Chirag comes from a background in computer science and shares the experience of his journey into the cloud coming straight out of university. In this episode, we talk about… Chirag’s background and journey into the Cloud field Sta…
 
In this episode I catch up with Bart Castle, an Expert Trainer at CBT Nuggets where he spends his days making training content while consulting on the side. Though Bart began in the blue-collar sector, he quickly found his way into DevOps which led him into the consulting side of the Cloud-computing world. Now, he is in the position to shape the co…
 
In this episode I catch up with Erica Woods and Ryan Sedwitz with Apex Systems. Learn how agency recruiters can help you showcase your abilities, how to build up your personal brand, refine your resume, LinkedIn profile, and more. Erica Woods is the Director of Contractor Programs and Philanthropy at Apex Systems. Her focus is on overseeing program…
 
In this episode I catch up with Christian Nunciato full-stack developer and staff software engineer at Pulumi. We discuss Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and how developers can use languages like typescript to write their infrastructure code. Christian Nunciato is a full-stack developer and staff software engineer at Pulumi. Previously, he was a princ…
 
Join the conversation as we revisit episode 13 of Uncontained. The original episode first aired on May 10, 2016 then with Program Director and on air personality at Lansing Michigan's WQHH Power 96.5, Big D Don Black. Don started doing radio when he was 16 years old. He has worked as an on air personality in just about every radio format besides co…
 
In this episode I catch up with Azure MVP Gwyneth Pena to discuss how you can get started on your journey into the Azure cloud. Gwyneth Pena is a Cloud Consultant, content creator, and Microsoft Azure MVP. Before deciding to work for herself, Gwyn was a Cloud Engineer at an Energy startup and was responsible for all the company's Azure Infrastructu…
 
In this episode I catch up with Josh Duffney, author of the new book 'become Ansible'. Should you be using Ansible or Terraform? Maybe both? And if so... we all know everyone is super busy, so how do you get up and running quickly? Those are the questions that we answer while doing some Q&A with a live audience. Josh on Twitter become Ansible book …
 
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