Today we’re talking to Itiel Shwartz, Co-Founder and CTO at Komodor. And we discuss how Komodor tracks changes across the entire Kubernetes stack. How to surround yourself with people more talented than you, and how to facilitate open and transparent communication in your teams. 

All of this right here, right now, on the ModernCTO Podcast!

To learn more about Komodor, check them out at

About Itiel Shwartz:

CTO and co-founder of Komodor, a startup building the next-gen troubleshooting platform for Kubernetes. Worked at eBay, Forter, and Rookout@first developer. Backend & Infra developer turned ‘DevOps’, an avid public speaker who loves talking about infrastructure, Kubernetes, Python observability, and the evolution of R&D culture.

About Komodor:

Today’s microservices systems are complex, distributed and they are constantly changing. Keeping track of so many moving parts in so many places often seems impossible.

That’s where Komodor steps in. Komodor is the missing piece in your DevOps toolchain, a Kubernetes-native troubleshooting platform that tracks all changes across your entire K8s stack analyzes their ripple effect, and provides you with the actionable context you need to troubleshoot efficiently and independently.

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Joel Beasley founded the Modern CTO Podcast in 2017 while writing his book, the Modern CTO book, with the goal of interviewing CTOs and sharing their experiences with others in the tech community.

Joel’s conversational style and insightful questions quickly gained traction, attracting high-profile guests such as Microsoft’s CTO, Kevin Scott, and T-Mobile’s CIO, Cody Stanford. With each episode, the podcast’s popularity continued to grow, and soon, Joel found himself with a waiting list of future guests.

Today, the Modern CTO Podcast has become the number one leadership and tech podcast in the world, with over 150k active listeners, including CTOs, lead developers, and rising tech leaders. Joel’s commitment to creating a conversational atmosphere for his guests to share their experiences has inspired a new generation of leaders and innovators.

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