Robby (Cowboy VC) & Tim (Essence VC)
Developer Tooling Security Tooling

Episode 86: Building Secure Containers Faster with Slim AI

AUTHOR: Robby (Cowboy VC) & Tim (Essence VC)

Kyle Quest is Founder & CTO of Slim AI, the platform to help application developers build secure containers faster. The company's open source project, Slim (previously known as Docker Slim), shrinks container images by up to 30x and makes them secure. It currently has 17K stars on GitHub.

Slim AI has raised almost $60M from investors including Insight & Boldstart.

In this episode, we dig into where the idea for Slim came from (Kyle was trying to solve his own pain), building for multiple personas (in this case, security and developer teams), the shift left movement in security & much more!

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