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Sustainable Software With Tom Kennes | Software Delivery Club

Podcast: Making IT & Software More Sustainable with Tom Kennes

Last week I spoke with Tom Kennes, sustainable cloud consultant and ambassador for the Sustainable Digital Infrastructure Alliance (SDIA). We discussed how IT and software delivery can be more sustainable and the energy used when Ronaldo posts on Instagram. We also talked about the impact of programming language choice on carbon footprint, the carbon impact …

How to HumanOps

How to HumanOps

It’s hard not to be cynical in the software development business. It seems almost a default for some consultants and some developers. Cynicism comes about when you are able to predict the outcomes of certain behaviours within a few percent. Our job as software engineers, SREs, testers, consultants, engineering leaders, isn’t to be cynical about …

Cult of the Developer

Cult of the Developer

Developer relations, developer retention, developer worship. Despite talk of mental health challenges, long hours, pressure to deliver – the developer is still king or queen. I know, and like, a great many developers. Heck, I am one, although I’ve not developed full-time now for years. Maybe I’m not the best, but I speak the language(s) …