DevOps Cafe Podcast
DevOps Cafe hosted by John Willis and Damon Edwards

Interview with Luke Kanies (Puppet Labs) about history of Infrastructure as Code and DevOps movements.

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Direct download: Episode_17.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:49pm PDT

Live from London it's the DevOps Roundtable with Julian Simpson, Chris Read, Stephen Nelson-Smith, Phil Dixon, Robert Cowham, John Willis, and Damon Edwards. See the video version at

Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode16.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:22pm PDT

John reports on his DevOps Days Hamburg experiences. DevOps Manifesto discussion. Listener mail/comments. 

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Direct download: Episode_15_-_DevOps_Days_Hamburg_Wrap-Up.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:20pm PDT

John and Damon interview some of the world class speakers assembled for the Cloud2Days / Java2Days conferences. Show notes at

Direct download: Episode_14.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:14pm PDT

John and Damon read mail and comments from listeners; Interview with Stephen Nelson-Smith from the upcoming DevOps Days Hamburg Conference; Interview with Emo Abadjiev from the upcoming Java2Days / Cloud2Days Conferences

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode13.mp3
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Patrick Debois, who we have to thank for the term DevOps, joins us live from Belgium. We talk about the origins of the DevOps movement, recent and upcoming events, and difficulties with DevOps evangelism.

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode12.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:16am PDT

Episode 2 featuring is now available at In this continuing video series, John and Damon visit companies and get those companies to to open up and show the tools and processes that they are using to solve their DevOps problems. 

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Bringing Agile to Operations. Interview with Ernest Mueller.

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm PDT

The Visible Ops authors stop by the DevOps Cafe. We talk about the history, present, and future of their efforts to improve how IT runs.

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode10.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:20pm PDT

John and Damon are back from vacation and dig into various topics including the IT Philharmonic presentation from Velocity and OSCON. Guests return next episode.
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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode9.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:52pm PDT

John and Damon visit companies and get those companies to open up and show the tools and processes they use to solve their DevOps problems. Go to to watch! 

Direct download: Announce_OpenMicEpisode1.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:25pm PDT

John is fired up and comes out swinging. Then we interview Andrew Shafer about bringing Agile to operations, the DevOps movement, and clouds.

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode8.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:41pm PDT

C.A.M.S. = Culture, Automation, Metrics, Sharing. Interview with R.I.Pienaar about the London-based DevOps community and MCollective.

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode7.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:42am PDT

Interview with Jody Mulkey (CIO of Shopzilla). The business case behind DevOps. Agile and the Cloud meet DevOps. Changing Culture.

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode6.mp3
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John and Damon provide their recap of the Velocity / DevOps Day action. Show notes at

Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode5.mp3
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Interview with Tim Berglund about complexity theory and it's implications for software development, operations, and DevOps. Show notes at:

Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode4.mp3
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People exclude themselves from the DevOps conversation and then feel left out?, Panel interview examining Continuous Deployment and Continuous Testing, The gap between leading operations groups and the rest of the pack is widening.

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode3.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:56am PDT

OpsCamp surprise. How much time are you spending in the muck? Interview with John Allspaw.

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:51pm PDT

Episode 1 - Guest: Lindsay Holmwood

DevOps is a business problem. Interview with Lindsay Holmwood. Don't forget about monitoring

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Direct download: DevOpsCafe_Episode1.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:52pm PDT