What Matters is a podcast focusing on the things the Mattermost community, both internal and external, think matter the most. This includes topics around ChatOps, Open Source Software, Technology, DevOps, and everything that matters.
Mattermost Version 6.0!
We've been spending time building a better piece of collaboration software and in this episode we are going to go behind the curtain to talk to the Product Team and see what folks can expect from Mattermost 6.0!
Katie Wiersgalla, Ian Tao, Eric Sethna, Chen Lim, and Aaron Rothchild join PJ to discuss everything new to the platform and all the features you've been waiting to see!
Getting into React Native with Elias Nahum
Starting on a new technology can be a daunting task. Sometimes, having other people along for the ride can make that easier.
In this special episode, Elias Nahum and Miguel Altazar sit down to talk a bit about how they got started using React Native, what they learned during their journey, and how they helped each other every step of the way.
Musing on Motivation with Zef Hemel
In the latest episode of What Matters, PJ sits down with Zef Hemel, Engineering Lead at Mattermost and musing writer, to discuss different kinds of motivation and what works in Open Source and at Mattermost.
Open Source, Safety, and Maintainer Blues with Penelope Phippen
We often vaunt the greatness of Open Source and skirt some of the lesser seen issues while focusing on the greatness of the communities we are a part of. What is it like for solo maintainers? Can we set our expectations on people writing code on nights and weekends, people who have other aspects to their lives? How do we keep vulnerable people in Open Source safe?
Fortunately, our guest for this episode, Penelope Phippen, has navigated these waters.
Docathon 2021 with Carrie Warner
Understanding how something works is a cornerstone to contributing to a project. In this episode PJ sits down with Mattermost's Senior Technical Writer, Carrie Warner to talk about her passion for creating useful documentation and helping people to understand technology. We also get into the Mattermost Docathon 2021!
In Open Source News, Ben Lloyd Pearson chat with us about the Tidelift Open Source Maintainer Survey and let's us know how to get involved!
Finding Your Path with Bryan Liles
Navigating the world of tech can be difficult. What language should I learn? What technology will move my career forward? How do I get paid the big salary?
Often looking to our leaders we see what we want. In this episode, PJ sits down with Bryan Liles, Principal Engineer with VMWare, to talk about how he built a career and how he empowers others to achieve their best, even with the deck stacked against them.