About the show

Sustain is a podcast that showcases resources and systems so as to reward open source contributions. We shine the spotlight on people to help their projects to grow and evolve. We also focus on structuring code and organizations to support the efforts of open source contributors. You can listen to previous episodes on Devchat.tv.

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Episodes

  • Episode 20: The Keys to Open Source Sustainability with Gidi Morris

    January 10th, 2020  |  48 mins 14 secs
    licensing

    Gidi (Gideon) Morris works on Open Source software at Elastic, mentors industry newcomers out of hours and is actively involved in the Extreme Programming & Tech Ethics communities in London.

  • Episode 19: Recovering Software Engineer to a Believer in Open Source with Gunner

    January 6th, 2020  |  48 mins 22 secs
    sustainability

    Allen Gunn aka Gunner self-identifies as a recovering software engineer and CTO. After the dot-com bubble popped circa 2000 he founded a non-profit called Aspiration which is a values-driven nonprofit technology organization. For those lucky enough to have attended an event Gunner has facilitated will know, he has the gift of gab. He was so good on this episode that we asked him to become a permanent host/panelist and he said YES!

  • Episode 18: How The Python Software Foundation Works with Ewa Jodlowska

    December 13th, 2019  |  39 mins 52 secs
    python

    Ewa Jodlowska is the Executive Director of the Python Software Foundation (PSF). She talks about how she got started in open source, keeping the Python culture going, challenges the PSF is dealing with, PyCon, PSF sponsorship program, the BDFL stepping down, starting workgroups, funding requests/availability, addressing diversity at PSF, and membership levels.

  • Episode 17: How Formidable Supports Open Source With Lorenzo Sciandra

    December 4th, 2019  |  43 mins 46 secs
    maintainer