Harry Brumleve talks with Dave Rael about architecting highly available and highly scalable systems and speaking the truth to power.
Harry Brumleve has been practicing software development for over fifteen years and has worked on projects ranging in size and scope from large-scale, international finance/logistics to garage-scale, social media startups. He currently works as the lead editor of architecture and design for InfoQ.com and as a software architect building a high-availability graphics processing SaaS and a few of its business applications. In his spare time, he likes to head to the Rocky Mountains for a quick hike with his wife and his faithful dog.
00:28 - Dave introduces the show and Harry Brumleve
02:12 - Harry's definition of value
03:50 - Speaking truth to power
05:25 - The things that "light Harry up"
08:01 - Stories of failure - embracing the failure and not letting it define you
11:42 - Harry's greatest success story
14:38 - Career path and hot