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CloudSkills.fm is a weekly podcast with technical tips and career advice for people working in the cloud computing industry. 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 Cloud Computing Weekly at askmike.io/subscribe.

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    037: Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

    In this episode I chat with Google Developer Expert (GDE) John Hanley about Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and what you need to know to get started.

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    036: Azure vs. AWS

    In this episode I chat with fellow Microsoft MVP Tim Warner and we discuss the differences and similarities of the Azure and AWS cloud platforms.

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    035: Staying Motivated in the IT Industry

    This week I'm switching up the format of the show because of a gap in our editorial calendar. Instead of interviewing a guest, I'm sharing an interview I did a couple of months ago where I explain how I stay motivated, what I'm focusing on, and how I recharge.

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    034: Cloud Native Patterns and Practices

    In this episode I chat with Cornelia Davis, Vice President Of Technology at Pivotal Software, about her new book "Cloud Native Patterns: Designing change-tolerant software".

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    033: Thriving Through Cloud Career Transition

    In this episode I chat with the legendary Jeffrey Snover, Microsoft Technical Fellow, Architect for Office 365, and Inventor of PowerShell about how to navigate your career as the industry shifts to a cloud first world.

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    032: High Performance Computing in the Cloud

    In this episode I had a chance to chat with Rob Lalonde VP & GM of Cloud at Univa Corporation. We discuss high performance computing (HPC) and why cloud providers now offer HPC nodes with state-of-the-art CPUs, GPUs, and high-performance storage and networking.

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    031: Serverless with AWS Lambda and Node.js

    In this episode I talk to Slobodan Stojanović and Aleksandar Simovic, AWS Serverless Heros, about serverless development with AWS Lambda and Node.js.

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    030: Cloud Native Ops with Ansible and Kubernetes

    In this episode I had a chance to chat with Chris Short from the Ansible team at RedHat. We discuss Ansible, Kubernetes, and the importance of building up your Linux skills as the industry transitions into a cloud native world. Chris is also a CNCF Ambassador and runs the DevOps, Cloud Native, and open source focused newsletter DevOps’ish.

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    029: Building Serverless Apps on AWS

    In this episode of CloudSkills.fm I talk to Yan Cui, independent consultant and AWS Serverless Hero who has been running production workloads at scale in AWS since 2009.

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    028: Leveraging Your Existing Skills in the Cloud

    In this episode of CloudSkills.fm I talk to Javed Sikander, CTO and VP at NetEnrich, about the current state of public cloud, and how you can leverage your existing skills when making a transition to a cloud-focused role.

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    027: Closing the Cloud Skills Gap

    In this episode of CloudSkills.fm I talk to Bhanu Singh, SVP at OpsRamp, about solving the talent crisis for the Cloud, DevOps, and Site Reliability Engineering skills, and how AIOps can help teams build solutions for the modern enterprise.

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    026: Deep-Dive Penetration Testing in the Cloud

    In this episode of CloudSkills.fm I talk to Benjamin Caudill and Spencer Gietzen from Rhino Security Labs about cloud security and deep-dive penetration testing in the cloud.

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    025: The Continuous Delivery of Value with DevOps

    In this episode of CloudSkills.fm I talk to Donovan Brown, Principal DevOps Manager with Microsoft, about the importance of adopting DevOps practices, and the continuous delivery of value to your end-users.

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    021: Continuous Automation with Chef

    In this episode of CloudSkills.fm I talk to Nell Shamrell-Harrington, Principal Software Development Engineer at Chef Software, about continuous automation in the cloud.

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    020: Multi-Cloud Computing with Kubernetes

    In this episode of CloudSkills.fm I talk to Sheng Liang, Co-founder and CEO at Rancher Labs, about deploying and managing multi-cloud workloads with Kubernetes.

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    019: Microsoft Azure Cloud Ops

    In this episode I talk to Michael Bender about IT ops and PowerShell in the Azure Cloud. Michael is a Cloud Advocate at Microsoft working to change the world and skill-up the IT/Ops community.

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    017: How To Become a DevOps Engineer

    In this episode I talk to Josh Duffney about his transition into a career as a DevOps engineer. Josh is a PowerShell advocate, DevOps engineer, and Pluralsight author.

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    016: Azure Application Development

    In this episode I talk with Scott Allen about building and running applications in the Azure cloud. Scott is a legendary software developer, conference speaker, trainer, and Pluralsight author.

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    015: Managing Your Cloud Career

    In this episode I talk with Steve Buchanan about managing both the technical and non-technical aspects of your career in the cloud computing industry.

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    014: Multi-Cloud DevOps and Automation

    In this episode I talk to Jamie Phillips about build automation, release pipelines, infrastructure as code, and team culture when practicing DevOps in the cloud. Topics also include Azure Resource Manager Templates, CloudFormation, Terraform, Packer, and more.

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    013: Cloud Infrastructure in the Real World

    In this episode, I talk to Eric Stoltze, Director Cloud Infrastructure Services at Neudesic. We had a great discussion about what Eric and his team are working on in the field with customers who are running workloads on Azure, AWS, and GCP.

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    012: The Journey from Apprentice to Master

    In this episode, I talk to the legendary Don Jones about the journey from apprentice to master. Don is a VP at Pluralsight and is a well-known tech industry author and speaker who has written over 70 books throughout his career.

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    011: Cloud Certifications and Azure DevOps Services

    In this episode, I talk to Gregor Suttie about tackling the Azure certifications and how to get started working with the Azure DevOps suite of services. Gregor is the Head of Development Services for Sword and he helps run the Glasgow Azure User Group.

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    009: Docker, Kubernetes & Microservices

    In this episode, I talk to Dan Wahlin about the current state of Docker and Kubernetes, and why microservices are so hot right now in the tech industry.

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    007: Cloud Q&A

    In this episode, I answer listener questions about career strategy, make some predictions and recommendations for going forward, and I share how I'm staying on top of current trends in the modern era of cloud computing.

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    003: Cloud Migration Strategy

    In this episode, I answer listener questions about cloud migration strategy and career transitioning into the cloud.

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