In this second episode of the second season of This Developer's Life we talk to a group of Top Gun developers: the StackOverflow team, about the day their database melted - and how the team responded.
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Scott Hanselman is a former professor, former Chief Architect in finance, now speaker, consultant, father, diabetic, and Microsoft employee. I am a failed stand-up comic, a cornrower, and a book author.
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