2023-08-25

Get inspired about architecture - that of computers and teams - in this CTO podcast with Aviran Mordo, VP Engineering at Wix. I really enjoyed talking with Aviran about both the technical nitty gritty of powering millions of websites as well as the Wix model which - unlike the Spotify model - is still in use at its flagship company over a decade later Listen to find out:

  • How the Wix model works 🪗(+ hiring, personal development and communication across guilds and companies)
  • What is  Platform-as-a-Runtime 🚄
  • Why most microservices 🪢 are done wrong (and are costing you money)
  • How to encourage mentorship  🫶
  • The infra that powers 7% of the web 

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