Doug Tidwell


Doug Tidwell is a Senior Software Engineer at IBM. His job as a content strategist for the developerWorks team is to figure out how to deliver as much useful content as possible to as many developers as possible in new and innovative ways. Although his career has primarily served as a cautionary tale to others, he has been part of many developer outreach efforts and has spoken hundreds of times at conferences and events around the world. He is also the author of O'Reilly's XSLT, a copy of which makes a perfect gift for all occasions. You can find out more about him at

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An introduction to the Istio service mesh

This video explains the basic concepts of the Istio service mesh and shows you how to install it into a Kubernetes cluster. And Doug gets...

Using Kubernetes secrets to manage credentials

Need to get credentials to an app running in a Kubernetes cluster? This video shows you how.

Building chatbots in the IBM Cloud – Part 2

Want to build a really advanced chatbot? Sure. This video shows you how to use advanced chatbot techniques and embed your chatbot into a web...

Building chatbots in the IBM Cloud – Part 1

Want to build a chatbot? Sure you do. Want to see how Watson Conversation makes it easy? You betcha. This video will get you up...

Building a Kubernetes cluster in the IBM Cloud

Oh sure, you're a Docker expert now. This video shows you how to run Docker containers inside your very own Kubernetes cluster in the IBM...

Using Docker images and containers on your machine

Docker containers are the building blocks of the new generation of virtualization. But how to get started? This video shows you how to build a...

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