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Join host Mark Tierney, ONUG CTO, as he engages with technology and business leaders and digs into the technology underpinnings that are driving today's Enterprise. From technology trends, to security issues, governance and automation, The ONUG Podcast presents independent analysis, fun banter and insightful perspectives.

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Services, Connections & Security for the Network Cloud

Leaders from ONUG’s Network Cloud working group discuss critical network strategies that will affect your company’s digital transformation. In this podcast, we will be discussing:

  1. Evolving connectivity patterns
  2. How to address your “security overlay”.
  3. What is the future of managed network services?

Learn more about the Network Cloud working group.


The Importance of Observability in the Development Community

In this episode, Mark talks with Pete Cheslock, Head of Growth and Community at AppMap, about the importance of Observability and why it should move deeper into the mindset of the development community. Listen to this episode to learn:

  • The importance of driving an Observability mindset towards the developer.
  • Viewing technical debt from the lens of a dynamically changing workforce.
  • What does multi-Cloud Observability really mean?

Driving the Hyperautomation Narrative through Collaboration: An ONUG C-Level Series – with Pliant

Join Mark Tierney, ONUG CTO, & Vess Bakalov, CEO, Pliant, as they continue discussing hyperautomation.


Driving the Hyperautomation Narrative through Collaboration: An ONUG C-Level Series

Join Mark Tierney, ONUG CTO, & Dale Smith, CMO,, in this riveting discussion about hyperautomation.


The Evolution of DevOps in a Multi-Cloud World

Mark Tierney, ONUG CTO, and James Wickett, Security and Software Engineer @ Verica, discuss the evolution of DevOps in a multi-cloud world. Mark wants to know WHY there’s a rush to specialize in DevOps…. James gives answers.


Use the ONUG Network Cloud Playbook to Build More Secure Networks in Today’s Hybrid, Multi-cloud & Edge Deployments

This podcast is the 4th installment of the Network Cloud Working Group’s overview of their recently published Playbook, which tackles many important topics in multi-cloud deployments as well as network agility and elasticity.  This episode focuses on the important aspects of security when building your networks and there is so much to learn from these experts.

Download the playbook.


ONUG Summer 2022 Update

Mark and Nick discuss the critical activities for ONUG this summer, leading up to the Fall Conference. The Challenge of Multi-Cloud adoption, Policy as Code initiative, and where we’re going with Cloud Edge.


ONUG & F5 Explore the Future & the Obstacles of AI Within Today’s Transforming Enterprise Computing Environments

Ken Arora, an active Collaborative Working Group member, tells Mark what Hollywood taught him about Zero Trust!


How Can Your Organization Ingest ONUG’s CDM & Put the Cloud Security Notification Framework to Work?

Mark Tierney, CTO of ONUG, and Mark Hinkle, Founder & CEO of Triggermesh, discuss the critical role that Triggermesh has played in the Cloud Security Notification Framework. They also explore how event-based processing is helping Enterprises everywhere.

Learn more about CSNF.


The Power of APIs to Build the Network Cloud

The Network Cloud Working Group presents The Power of APIs to Build the Network Cloud

Moderator: Mark Tierney
Panelists: Steve Wood of Cisco, William Collins of Alkira & Mike Krygeris of Kentik

Download the playbook.