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A podcast Series With SAM RAMji

E4 Jocelyn Goldfein, Managing Director at Zetta Venture Partners

​​​​​​Dealing with data hyperabundance, solving economic problems for businesses and changing lives for the better. Tune-in to Managing Director at Zetta Venture Partners, Jocelyn Goldfein as she and Sam have a discussion around engineering leadership, organizational graph structures, and productization of AI.

What can we learn from cloud-native development and how can we share that with developers, engineers, product owners, and product managers of the new world?

Sam Ramji interviews open source innovators who are shaping the future of open source data, open source software, data on Kubernetes, data in DevOps, data in AI, and much more.

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Available Episodes

Melody Meckfessel
S1 E14

Data Visualization, Democratization, and Javascript with Melody Meckfessel

With Guest: Melody Meckfessel, CEO and Co-founder at Observable

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Jesse Anderson
S1 E13

DataOps, MLOps, and Self Service: How Data Teams are Changing with Jesse Anderson

With Guest: Jesse Anderson, Managing Director at Big Data Institute

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Dave Thomas
S1 E12

Fabrics, Meshes, and Graphs with Deloitte Principal Dave Thomas

With Guest: Dave Thomas, Principal at Deloitte

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Paco Nathan
S1 E11

Metadata, Graphs, and Responsible AI with Paco Nathan

With Guest: Paco Nathan, Data Scientist and Venture Amplifier

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Upcoming Episodes

Eric Brewer & Melody Meckfessel
Coming August 5 S2 E5

The Coming Decade of Data: Cloud-Native, Open-Source, and Collaborative

With Guest: Eric Brewer & Melody Meckfessel,

Elena Samuylova
Coming August 19 S2 E6

ML Model Monitoring with Elena Samuylova

With Guest: Elena Samuylova, Co-Founder and CEO at Evidently AI

Podcast Guests

Eric Brewer and Melody Meckfessel

Eric Brewer & Melody Meckfessel

Sam Ramji is Chief Strategy Officer at DataStax. Sam led Kubernetes and DevOps product management for Google Cloud, founded the Cloud Foundry foundation, has helped build two multi-billion dollar markets (API Management at Apigee and Enterprise Service Bus at BEA Systems) and redefined Microsoft’s open source and Linux strategy from “extinguish” to “embrace”. He is nerdy about open source, platform economics, middleware, and cloud computing with an emphasis on developer experience and enterprise software.