Dave & Gunnar Show

Not our circus, not our monkey.

About the show

David Egts and Gunnar Hellekson of Red Hat discuss privacy, security, robots, and internet ephemera.


  • Episode 50: #50: Trenton on Notice

    May 13th, 2014  |  42 mins 46 secs

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about procurement disasters past, present, and future, cloud arbitrage, Bannana Slugs and storage, and the Large Hadron Collider, homesteading on the cloud.

  • Red Hat Summit 2014: Docker and Cloud Brokers with Nirmal Mehta

    April 29th, 2014  |  30 mins 57 secs

    Dave and Gunnar talk with one of their favorite partners: Nirmal Mehta of Booz Allen Hamilton, Red Hat Innovation Award winner in 2013. It's a nerdfest. And a Dockerfest.

  • Red Hat Summit 2014: OpenShift with Dan Juengst

    April 28th, 2014  |  16 mins 13 secs

    Dave talks with OpenShift Marketing guru and D&G superfan Dan Juengst.

  • RH Summit 2014: DOD Cloud with Ted Brunell

    April 27th, 2014  |  12 mins

    Ted's Red Hat's Cloud Architect for DOD. He enjoys roast beef, Docker, and OpenStack. We talk about his session at Summit, and what he loves about cloud for government.

  • RH Summit 2014: James Kirkland, King of Things

    April 26th, 2014  |  52 mins 3 secs

    Dave chats with James Kirkland, Red Hat's undisputed master of the Internet of Things.

  • RH Summit 2014: Jan Mark Holzer, Panda Breeder

    April 25th, 2014  |  19 mins 44 secs

    Dave and Gunnar talk with Jan Mark Holzer who's a "consulting engineer" in the same way Sherlock Holmes is a "consulting detective." He's a legend at Red Hat, and we were really lucky to get some time with him.

  • Red Hat Summit 2014: CODEvolved with Matt Micene

    April 24th, 2014  |  11 mins 11 secs

    Dave and Gunnar catch up with Hellekson’s Law consigliere Matt Micene of DLT. They have a project called Codevolved, which lets you stand up your own OpenShift in Amazon EC2.

  • Red Hat Summit 2014: Linux Kernel Internals with Linda Wang

    April 23rd, 2014  |  29 mins 16 secs

    Dave talks with Linda Wang, Senior Software Engineering Manager with Red Hat. Linda's team handles memory management, scheduling, kdump, and all that gnarly low-level kernel stuff.

  • Episode 47: #47: Out-of-Order Execution

    April 10th, 2014  |  1 hr 6 mins

    This week Dave and Gunnar talk about home storage, open source 5th columnists at MSFT, the Amazon unicorn factory, Gunnar's new job, new workflow, and Georgios Papanikolaou, a monthly visitor of guinea pigs.

  • Episode 49: #49: A Word from Our Sponsor

    April 1st, 2014  |  48 mins 6 secs

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk with Shawn Wells about the origins of the SCAP Security Guide, community building with the government and integrators, and future plans for the OpenStack Security Guide.

  • Episode 48: #48: Tiny Circuits, Big Factory

    March 21st, 2014  |  21 mins 41 secs

    This week Dave and Gunnar talk with special guest correspondent Lauren Egts about her interview with Ken Burns of Tiny Circuits for Open Source Hardware Week.

  • Episode 46: #46: Prisencolinensinainciusol

    March 12th, 2014  |  1 hr 1 min

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about backups, media players, Amazon GovCloud, new JBoss releases, Gilligan's Island.

  • Episode 45: #45: DevNation

    March 10th, 2014  |  33 mins 30 secs

    Ray Ploski and Langdon White prep Dave and Gunnar for DevNation!

  • Episode 44: #44: Glad to be here

    March 4th, 2014  |  1 hr 12 mins

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about affordances, partnerships, and a bunch of reasons Red Hat is a great place to work.

  • Episode 43: #43: Amquft

    February 18th, 2014  |  58 mins 42 secs

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about: robotics, public and not-so-public goods, and redesigning airlines.
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  • Episode 42: #42: Topic Roulette

    February 5th, 2014  |  1 hr 9 mins

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about: cleaning out the attic, transparency in companies, new RHEV release, and Packing for Mars by Mary Roach.