Gunnar Hellekson is the Director of Product Management for Red Hat’s Linux, Virtualization, and Atomic container product lines. Before that, he was Chief Strategist for Red Hat’s US Public Sector group. He is a founder of Open Source for America, one of Federal Computer Week’s Fed 100 for 2010, and was voted one of the FedScoop 50 for industry leadership. He was a founder of the Military Open Source working group, a member of the SIIA Software Division Board, the Board of Directors for the Public Sector Innovation Group, the Open Technology Fund Advisory Council, New America’s California Civic Innovation Project Advisory Council, and the CivicCommons Board of Advisors. He perks up when people talk about commoditization and the industrial mobilization of World War II.
August 15th, 2017 | 12 mins 34 secs
open organization, technical product management
This week Dave and Gunnar talk with Mark Thacker about technical product management and getting things done in open source and proprietary organizations
August 1st, 2017 | 40 mins 36 secs
fast forward, running, tom bihn, vpns, wings
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about things that are ostensibly helpful, but actually dangerous: robotic tutors, voice modulators, autocomplete, and the hellscape of Android VPN apps
July 25th, 2017 | 36 mins 48 secs
airgaps, airpods, chat systems, orange vests
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about power with stomach fluids (and blood), networks with light, and communication networks without people.
April 25th, 2017 | 22 mins 31 secs
cloudpets, clowns, kiss, ransomware
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: remotely controlling dolls, remotely controlling computers, remotely controlling football teams, and remotely controlling TVs (but w/o a TV remote control)
March 7th, 2017 | 14 mins 8 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about Taxi drones, adult wrapping, and carrying strangers’ things on airplanes for profit.
February 28th, 2017 | 19 mins 42 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about self destructive behavior and playing with dolls.
February 14th, 2017 | 24 mins 54 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: heart, blood, noseprints, and invisible octopus drones.
January 24th, 2017 | 41 mins 4 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about fingerprints, Geneva drives, Lego robots, and high-visibility vests.
January 17th, 2017 | 24 mins 7 secs
This week Dan McGuan talks truth to power (users) with Dave about how Red Hat speeds time to science with open source!
December 20th, 2016 | 35 mins 57 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: drug delivery, app delivery, public transit delivery, and cable TV delivery delivery.
November 1st, 2016 | 50 mins 20 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk with Mohana Ravindranath about autonomous cars, deep web, and the new Federal CISO.
October 25th, 2016 | 30 mins 20 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: DDoS attack on DynDNS, DDoS Coin, and a USB killstick.
September 20th, 2016 | 34 mins 28 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: DEFCON, United Airlines security case study, and a chaser of meeting hygiene.
August 15th, 2016 | 51 mins 11 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about recognition: facial recognition, keystroke recognition, Dothraki recognition.
August 2nd, 2016 | 32 mins 43 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk with Maha Shaikh about open source, the mechanism of community, and life as an open source academic.