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The Tech Debt Burndown Podcast
Chris Swan and Nick Selby, two long-time technology industry and information security leaders, discuss issues related to reducing technical debt.
1 day ago
S1 E10 - Eoin Woods on Identifying Tech Debt
Eoin Woods has developed quite a bit of software, and created and dealt with quite a lot of technical debt. He is CTO at Endava, and co-author of two software architecture books. On the Tech Debt Burndown he joins Chris and Nick to talk about his role in the International Conference on Technical Debt and some of the research highlighted in the virtual 2021 edition of that conference, as well as his own personal experiences in the field.
Jun 6, 2021
Episode 9 - Observability With Charity Majors
Charity Majors joins Nick and Chris to discuss the difference between observability and metrics, some great insights into good debt (like college loans) versus bad debt (like charging stuff we want on a credit card), and thoughts on efficiency.
May 29, 2021
Episode 9a: Memorial Day/Spring Bank Holiday Weekend
With the US closed for Memorial Day weekend, and the UK closed for Spring Bank Holiday, we're firing up the grills, and pausing to reflect. In the next few episodes, we'll discuss toil and build times with Charity Majors, Tech Debt burndown strategies with Eoin Woods, the Biden Executive Order with Yosef Lehrman, SBOMs with Allan Friedman, and much, much more!
May 23, 2021
Episode 8: The Six Ways with Olivier Jacques
On this episode, Chris and Nick are joined by Olivier Jacques, DevOps transformation principal at DXC Technology, who discusses his article, Six Strategies to Set Time Aside to Improve. The six approaches capture some very insightful observations into technical debt burndown.
May 16, 2021
Episode 7-Kenn and Bill
May 9, 2021
Episode 6-The Flow
Lots of things get improved by building continuous delivery pipelines and then going back to them and iteratively making improvements. Pipelines themselves can be a place where we accrue tech debt - even at the entry point to those pipelines. So let's look at branching strategies.
May 2, 2021
Episode 5 - The Metrics
Apr 25, 2021
Episode 4 - The Report with Wendy Nather
When Wendy Nather began work as an information security analyst, she started asking her CISO friends a question: ‘If you just took a CISO job at a company that had no security, what would you buy?’ The answers fascinated her. Now at Duo (Cisco), she set out to formalize research that was released as Cisco Secure’s Security Outcomes Study. Wendy discusses the process on this week’s podcast.
Apr 18, 2021
Episode 3: Supply Chain Attacks and Tech Debt
We’ve been hearing about software supply chain vulnerabilities quite a bit lately, from Solar Winds to CodeCov. How do these relate to technical debt? Ah, that’s a complicated questions, because each of its components are discussing complex things. In this episode, Chris and Nick try to hash it out, and to sort through what’s important.
Apr 11, 2021
Episode 2 - Ian Amit
Apr 11, 2021
Episode 1 - The Audit