TechSNAP

TechSNAP our weekly Systems, Network, and Administration Podcast. Every week TechSNAP covers the stories that impact those of us in the tech industry, and all of us that follow it. Every episode we dedicate a portion of the show to answer audience questions, discuss best practices, and solving your problems.

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Ethics in AI | TechSNAP 399

Machine learning promises to change many industries, but with these changes come danger...

March 15, 2019

Proper Password Procedures | TechSNAP 398

We reveal the shady password practices that are all too common at many utility provider...

March 1, 2019

Quality Tools | TechSNAP 397

Join Jim and Wes as they battle bufferbloat, latency spikes, and network hogs with some...

February 15, 2019

Floating Point Problems | TechSNAP 396

Jim and Wes are joined by OpenZFS developer Richard Yao to explain why the recent drama...

January 31, 2019

The ACME Era | TechSNAP 395

We welcome Jim to the show, and he and Wes dive deep into all things Let’s Encrypt. T...

January 21, 2019

All About Azure | TechSNAP 394

Wes is joined by a special guest to take a look back on the growth and development of A...

January 10, 2019

Back to our /roots | TechSNAP 393

In a special new year’s episode we take a moment to reflect on the show’s past, its...

January 3, 2019

Keeping up with Kubernetes | TechSNAP 392

A security vulnerability in Kubernetes causes a big stir, but we’ll break it all down...

December 13, 2018

Firecracker Fundamentals | TechSNAP 391

We break down Firecracker Amazon’s new open source kvm powered, virtual machine monit...

November 30, 2018

What’s Up with WireGuard | TechSNAP 390

WireGuard has a lot of buzz around it and for many good reasons. We’ll explain what W...

November 22, 2018

The Future of HTTP | TechSNAP 389

Wes is joined by special guest Jim Salter to discuss Google’s recent BGP outage a...

November 15, 2018

The One About eBPF | TechSNAP 388

We explain what eBPF is, how it works, and its proud BSD production legacy. eBPF is a t...

October 25, 2018