DevCast

DevCast, hosted by John Janek and Adam D'Angelo, is a show where our team members meet to share the inspiration behind our work and technical details of implementing IT systems for the federal government.

The History and Future of Women in IT

The History and Future of Women in IT

The end of March marks the end of Women’s History Month, and to finish out the month, we are replaying an episode that we recorded last year about the history and future of women in IT. When the first programable digital computer in the United States was being developed in…

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Adjusting to Remote WorkLife

Adjusting to Remote WorkLife

Dev Technology moved to 100% remote work on March 16, with many teams starting prior to that date. Adam and John meet to talk about how teams are adjusting, what has been working, and what they wish we had done differently. Topics discussed include Life in general right now, society’s…

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Solution Architecture in AWS

Solution Architecture in AWS

Zach Lawrence, Dev Technology Senior IT System Administrator, joins Adam D’Angelo to talk about a preparing for the AWS Solution Architect Associate Exam as well as some of the unique considerations for development in the cloud environment. Zach and Adam discuss the following. AWS Solution Architect exam prep tips including…

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Migrating to the AWS GovCloud

Migrating to the AWS GovCloud

When Kevin first heard about his client’s desire to vacate the DHS Data Center and move to the AWS GovCloud, he thought it was an April Fool’s Day joke based on the time frames discussed. But the team succeed in migrating a large suite of mission-critical systems to the target…

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Black History and Technology

Kurt Lloyd, Dev Technology Principal Engineer, joins John Janek and Adam D’Angelo talk with to talk about the intersection of Black History and technology.

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The Technology Behind Biometrics

The Technology Behind Biometrics

Adam D’Angelo and Niroop Gonchikar get together to talk about the technology that drives face recognition, fingerprint readers, and more. Biometrics is enabling our digital lives in incredible ways, and there’s an important need to not only look at the technology, but its application and the framework around its use. 

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Agile in Government

Agile in Government

Join John Janek and Adam D’Angelo as they welcome special guest Becky Crane to talk about Agile in Government. With years of experience delivering mission critical products to government, Becky shares her observations, thoughts, and insights.  Learn about what agile means in govtech on this week’s DevCast.

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Cloud Year in Review

Cloud Year in Review

2019 was a pretty phenomenal year for cloud in government.  Join John Janek and Adam D’Angelo as they dive into a discussion about AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, and what happens to mid-tier providers in a govtech world that is heavily burdened with regulation and compliance. We might even talk about…

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The Future of Digital Procurement

The Future of Digital Procurement

Join John Janek and Adam D’Angelo as we dive into digital procurement on this episode of DevCast. What is a Reverse Industry Day? What is a Digital IT Acquisition Professional? What in the world is co-designed procurement? Get those questions answered and hear what they might mean for the govtech…

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Adam and Yemi After Dark

Adam D’Angelo and Yemi Oshinnaiye sample bourbon as they wish Yemi luck in his new position at USCIS and discuss Amazon, Facebook, what happens with your data online, the difference between bourbon and rye, what if everyone knew everything about everyone, are Siri and Alexa spying on you, and are…

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The History and Future of Women in IT

The History and Future of Women in IT

Computer programming was largely considered “women’s work” when the first programmable digital computer was being developed in the 1940s. Today, less than 17% of students graduating in computer science and information technology are women. Why is this? What can we do about it? And why is it important? Michelle Scheuerman,…

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IT Culture and Innovation

DevCast: IT Culture and Innovation with Adam D’Angelo and Yemi Oshinnaiye Adam D’Angelo and Yemi Oshinnaiye dive into a variety of information technology topics. They discuss the following and more. How culture affects IT innovation What does professional discipline mean for the IT field Regulation of information technology Security and…

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