Spotify + Noizio

Since i love genre like triphop, lounge, chill etc, and i also love rain, love the sound, and it smells, a Pluviophile they said.

To have maximum concentration are hard, using an open office for some people probably a good thing, but not for other people, and the solution are, people start wearing headphones/earphone to have a maximum focus.

To have that focus, i tend to use these tool, yes, i use earphone, and listened to Jinsang or Barasuara, and install this app called Noizio, their website.
Listening to music and sound of rain and people chatter in the background (it’s a Noizio sound btw), and sometimes thunder (Noizio also), is quite comforting and i have a bit of focus and can do deep work.

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Comparing Git Workflows →

It’s a long podcast around 1,48 hour, but useful, comparing between what so-called ‘best-practice’ git workflow, and i agree that git-flow are not the silver bullet for all development branching strategy.

Why Great Developer Still Google Their Errors

Developers are not perfect, to googling an error are normal, and yes, it’s better to store other thing that much more important.

The problematic relationship between a team and their Product Owner

This is sometime a never ending ‘issue’, the communication sometime go sour, or unproductive, product wants things, devs wondering the priorities and could ended up in silos or became an ‘enemy’.

Agile Impact Conference 2018: Observability

20 September 2018, di acara Agile Impact Conference, atau disingkat AICON 2018, menjadi salah satu pembicara di track DevOps, di sini saya membawakan satu topik mengenai Observability, dengan judul “Observability within devops organization”, pada dasarnya, ini adalah salah satu gerakan yang baru, disamping devops ini juga terhitung baru, dan observability menjadi bagian penting dari devops, dengan banyaknya perusahaan mengadopsi microservice, maka dibutuhkan transparansi dan monitoring untuk dapat melihat semua sistem yang dimiliki.

Tetapi yang paling penting adalah untuk memupuk culture dari tim, sehingga observability menjadi satu hal yang biasa dilakukan oleh team, maupun devops, sre, atau bahkan marketing atau sales.

Di-deck juga dijelaskan bedanya antara observability dan monitoring, singkatnya, observability itu lebih dari monitoring.

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Kubernetes Distributions with Brian Gracely and Michael Hausenblas →

Interesting talks about how kubernetes became a ‘winner’ in the orchestration realm, and how company like Redhat jump in and create its own kubernetes distribution to accomodate.

Also listen to Brent Laster talk about Jenkins 2 as build server.

Brent Laster, Author of Jenkins 2: Up and Running, Discussing some improvement and couple technical topics, and how Jenkins fit in on thee Agile and DevOps world.

Jakarta Coffee Manual 2018 →

Celebrating its fifth year, this Coffee Manual is the biggest one yet that also welcomes for the first time an exciting Special Edition up for grabs to enhance your coffee hunting experience.

I got to know this site and its gamification just yesterday. yes i love coffee, even bought a domain for that (was too occupied to update it :p).

Instant order, but too bad they’re out of stock, have to wait for a while.

Love how well the website crafted, especially the typeface, concise, just love it. props to the developers and designers!