Alex Williams is founder and editor in chief of The New Stack. He's a longtime technology journalist who did stints at TechCrunch, SiliconAngle and what is now known as ReadWrite. Alex has been a journalist since the late 1980s, starting at the Augusta Chronicle in 1989 after completing his master's degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Early in his career, he reported for newspapers in New York and Oregon, worked for a magazine writing about home textiles (ask him about it some time) and spent a year as a television business news anchor. Alex's online career began in 2003 when he did a web event called RSS WinterFest, which was followed by Podcast Hotel, an event all about the intersection of art and commerce and the impact digital media has on independent culture. While in college, Alex played baseball in France, which led him to writing stories of his experiences, and eventually a career in journalism.
November 21st, 2019 | 34 mins 8 secs
ai, artificial intelligence, machine learning, technologies
November 21st, 2019 | 34 mins 6 secs
ai, machine learning, russia
November 6th, 2019 | 45 mins 43 secs
devops, kubecon, kubernetes
In this edition of The New Stack Makers podcast: Kubernetes, open source, the developer experience and new technologies. VMware’s role during the upcoming KubeCon + CloudNativeCon conference was also discussed.
November 4th, 2019 | 25 mins 33 secs
Executives from Pivotal joined this latest episode of The New Stack Makers podcast recorded at the SpringOne Platform conference to discuss what the developer experience is like around the world
October 31st, 2019 | 38 mins 33 secs
In this episode of The New Stack Makers, we sit down with Jono Bacon, community and collaboration strategy consultant, speaker and author.
October 30th, 2019 | 27 mins 48 secs
In this edition of The New Stack Makers podcast, recorded during TC Sessions: Enterprise in September in San Francisco, Murli Thirumale described this new era of storage management and Portworx's role in this context as a provider of stateful storage for containers and multiplatform environments.
Episode 529: Informing Spinnaker’s Continuous Delivery Platform with Kubernetes Through Open Source Best Practices
October 29th, 2019 | 26 mins 24 secs
October 28th, 2019 | 26 mins 57 secs
In this edition of The New Stack Makers podcast, Neil Stanley, product manager, data fabric at NetApp Cloud Data Services, and Jason Blosil, senior product marketing manager, cloud solutions, for NetApp, spoke about what data fabric means today, and how NetApp has adapted its architectural approach for modern DevOps challenges.
October 25th, 2019 | 21 mins 54 secs
In this episode of The New Stack Makers podcast recording during the GitLab Commit conference in Brooklyn, New York in September, Danielle Morrill described how Meltano casts an as wide net as an open source alternative for data modeling, analysis and management.
October 24th, 2019 | 23 mins 51 secs
In this latest episode of The New Stack Makers podcast recorded at the SpringOne Platform conference, Greg Bowen discussed how Dell Digital's transformation was dependent as much on culture and processes as it was on selecting the right technologies and tools including, as mentioned above, Pivotal Labs' platform.
October 23rd, 2019 | 40 mins 49 secs
In this latest episode of The New Stack Makers podcast, host Alex Williams discusses the status of compliance and security now that containers are becoming such a core part of open infrastructure. He is joined by VMware’s Dirk Hohndel and Andrew Wilson, a long-time chief open source compliance officer at Intel.
October 21st, 2019 | 31 mins 28 secs
Haoyuan (H.Y.) Li, CTO and founder of Alluxio, is a co-creator of the Apache Spark streaming library and built Alluxio as an open source virtual distributed file system for a computer science PhD project at Berkeley.
October 17th, 2019 | 25 mins 42 secs
In this latest The New Stack Makers podcast recorded at Cloud Foundry Summit EU, hosted by Alex Williams, founder and editor in chief of The New Stack, Porsche’s Matthias Hub, Porsche IT project manager and prototyper, and Thorsten Türk-Steppe, Porsche product owner, described how Porsche is reinventing itself as a company through its DevOps’ software emphasis as a mobility provider.
October 17th, 2019 | 34 mins 53 secs
When The New Stack Editor-in-Chief Alex Williams sat down with Pivotal’s VP of Technology Cornelia Davis at SpringOne Platform in Austin Texas, they had a lot to talk about.
October 15th, 2019 | 27 mins 7 secs
The main theme of this episode The New Stack Makers podcast, hosted by Alex Williams, founder and editor in chief of The New Stack, was how NetApp offers a foundation for DevOps deployments and data management across cloud native and on premises infrastructures. NetApp’s Diane Patton, hybrid cloud services (NetApp Cloud Services on HCI) and Robert Esker, product management and strategy, discussed, among other things, how NetApp’s HCI can serve as the underlying foundation for a number infrastructures.
October 14th, 2019 | 25 mins 34 secs
Pivotal Senior Vice President of Product James Watters said it best at the keynote for the SpringOne Platform conference, which he later recapped alongside VMware Principal Engineer Joe Beda in an interview with TNS founder and editor-in-chief Alex Williams.