The New Builders Podcast Ep. 23 with SUMO Heavy CTO Bob Brodie
SUMO Heavy CTO and co-founder Bob Brodie recently joined Jim Young and Doug Flora on IBM’s ‘The New Builders’ podcast. Bob showcased how he built our technology on the open source Magento eCommerce platform and why he’s so fond of open source in general.
Bob talks about his background in using platforms like PHP and .NET, leading up to how SUMO Heavy eventually become a major proponent of the Magento platform. Bob also discusses how SUMO leverages other open source libraries, his love of collecting information (“Information not collected is information lost” is a Bob’s frequent mantra).
Bob also gives his take on the debate between web apps and native apps, and why he’s come around on the use of containers.
Listen to the full episode here.