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The Idealcast

With Gene Kim

Multiple award-winning CTO, researcher, and bestselling author, Gene Kim hosts technology and business leaders to explore the dangerous, shifting digital landscape. Gain insights and solutions to help your enterprise thrive in an evolving business world.

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“This season is 🔥🔥🔥 It’s been like the ultimate candy store of leadership principles. If you spend time thinking about leadership and organizational design the conversations have been remarkable. Keep them coming @RealGeneKim”

Adam Zimman

Leadership Coach | Strategy Advisor & Consultant

“Been listening to the Idealcast with @RealGeneKim they are AMAZING! So much good info for leaders and technologists. I can’t pick a favorite episode but the interview with Dr Ron Westrum (ep. 17 & 18) was incredible.”

Michael Pack


“I truly cannot recommend this enough. I’ll be listening to it again it’s just so, so good”

Dr. Nicole Forsgren

Partner at Microsoft Research

“This is such a great podcast. The latest episode in which ⁦@RealGeneKim⁩ speaks with Dr Gail Murphy is absolutely packed with incredibly useful insights on modularised software development.”

Glenn Wilson


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Gene Kim

Gene Kim is a Wall Street Journal bestselling author, researcher, and multiple award-winning CTO. He has been studying high-performing technology organizations since 1999 and was the founder and CTO of Tripwire for 13 years. He is the author of six books, The Unicorn Project (2019), and co-author of the Shingo Publication Award winning Accelerate (2018), The DevOps Handbook (2016), and The Phoenix Project (2013). Since 2014, he has been the founder and organizer of DevOps Enterprise Summit, studying the technology transformations of large, complex organizations.

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