Daily Wrap Up – April 27, 2023 (#077)

Wrapped up my week in Sunnyvale with more quality time with my colleagues. I also learned a few things from the content below.

[site] ThoughtWorks Radar: Volume 28. These serve two purposes for me. First, it tells me what techniques, platforms, languages, and tools are relevant or tired. Second, it shows me how much I don’t already know.

[article] How Managers Can Make Feedback a Team Habit. Good post. We’ve done things at Google to make it easier to give on-the-spot feedback and more easily ask others for feedback. How do you do it?

[blog] DoorDash identifies Five big areas for using Generative AI. Useful look at how one company identified the categories where generative AI could make impact for them. These are all great investment areas.

[blog] How to Use Log Analytics in Cloud Logging to gain deeper network insights. You probably have piles of logs sitting around. What are you doing with them? This post shows how to run SQL queries against logs to uncover some network insights.

[article] The Challenges of Secrets Management, from Code to Cloud. Secrets management is an important part of your app architecture. This article looks at how to detect hard-coded secrets and how you can manage them better.

[blog] Celebrating SLSA v1.0: securing the software supply chain for everyone. This reached 1.0 a couple weeks back, but this post on the Google Security blog has some fresh perspective on this important standard.

[blog] Testing and Benchmarking in Go. Comprehensive look at some of the built-in capabilities of Go to help you run tests and perform benchmarks.


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Author: Richard Seroter

Richard Seroter is Director of Developer Relations and Outbound Product Management at Google Cloud. He’s also an instructor at Pluralsight, a frequent public speaker, the author of multiple books on software design and development, and a former InfoQ.com editor plus former 12-time Microsoft MVP for cloud. As Director of Developer Relations and Outbound Product Management, Richard leads an organization of Google Cloud developer advocates, engineers, platform builders, and outbound product managers that help customers find success in their cloud journey. Richard maintains a regularly updated blog on topics of architecture and solution design and can be found on Twitter as @rseroter.

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