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.


  • 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.

  • Episode 41: #41: Storage Manager Managers

    January 28th, 2014  |  49 mins 24 secs

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk to Ric Wheeler and Tom Coughlan, high priests of storage at Red Hat. It's a total nerd-out, from shingled drives to data megatrends.

  • Episode 39: #39: A Scratch Programmer We Like

    January 13th, 2014  |  37 mins 37 secs

    This week Dave and Gunnar celebrate Youth in Open Source Week, and talk with Dave's favorite open source developer: his daughter, Lauren.

  • Episode 38: #38: Penchant for Hyperbole

    January 7th, 2014  |  1 hr 14 mins

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about watching your email, hearing your GnuPG key, the smell of fresh-baked OpenStack, a taste of ARM on Fedora, a touch of Skynet.

  • Episode 36: #36: “Totally on Board”

    December 10th, 2013  |  1 hr 4 mins

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about: Audio hacking, Nexus 5 hacking, currency hacking, OpenShift Enterprise 2.0 hacking, lake monsters, and a new segment: the Security Dog House.

  • Episode 35: #35: Say My Name

    November 27th, 2013  |  1 hr 5 mins

    This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about: US Government bitcoins, skeumorphic bitcoins, TSA coin-flips, twitter drops a dime on the US government, OSS payload this Federal IT award season, our $.02 on RHEL 6.5 and Fedora 20.

  • Episode 34: #34: Velociraptor

    November 19th, 2013  |  50 mins 27 secs

    This week on Dave and Gunnar: Oracle plays with science, Amazon plays with the US Postal Service, and everyone plays with tracking you like a criminal.