Tue, 29 November 2016
Speaking in Tech #239: Drive
This week our Podcast Idols Peter Smallbone and Melissa Gurney join Greg and Ed to talk Black Friday, auto shopping, Android encryption and the big AWS show.
(0:00) Peter and Melissa assimilate into the podcast
Tue, 22 November 2016
Speaking in Tech #238 - Loser
This week Greg and Ed are joined by Podcast Idol loser Josh Atwell as they dive into VMware’s new podcast, social hour in the valley, Slack, Life Lock and fall out for the tech industry from the US Presidential election.
(0:00) Podcast Idol loser, Josh Atwell
Wed, 16 November 2016
Speaking in Tech #237 - Podcast Idol Results
This week is the BIG Podcast Idol results show as Greg and Ed review each of the candidates to be the next Speaking in Tech podcast co-host. The podcast duo also discuss touch screen laptops from Microsoft and Acer.
0:00 - Surface Pro 4 quick review: Great hardware can’t save Windows
Tue, 8 November 2016
Speaking in Tech #236 - Dongled
This week, Greg and Ed are joined by Brian Gracely of Red Hat to discuss KubeCon, Azure, NetSuite and personal laptops. Reminder: Podcast Idol voting begins today!
(0:00) Gracely wearing a Red Hat
Tue, 1 November 2016
Speaking in Tech #235 - ESC
This week Ed Saipetch returns with Greg Knieriemen to discuss Dell EMC World and OpenStack conferences as well as news from CenturyLink, Microsoft and Apple. Melissa Gurney has a field report with game developer Greg Heath of Motiga Games to discuss Gigantic.
(1:00) Eddie in Lederhosen
Tue, 25 October 2016
Speaking in Tech #234 - Wham
This week Ed is in Barcelona while Greg and Amy sort out the weeks tech news. The last of the Podcast Idols, Phoummala Schmitt (aka @ExchangeGoddess) and Theresa Miller of The Current Status, join us this week to discuss AWS, lawsuits, Facebook and open source switches.
(1:00) Tapas and pickpockets in Barcelona
Tue, 18 October 2016
Speaking in Tech #233 - VMware Cloud
This week Greg and Ed dig into the pros and cons of the VMware Cloud announcement with AWS from last week with Greg Ferro of Packet Pushers. Podcast Idol Peter Smallbone wraps up the podcast with a field report from IT Expo with VMware CTO for EMEA, Joe Baguley.
(1:00) Podcast Idol mopping up
Tue, 11 October 2016
Speaking in tech #232 - Honey
Ed and Greg are back with Podcast Idol candidate James Honey of SolarWinds. His special guest is Laz Vekiarides, CTO and co-founder of ClearSky Data. The nerds put Dell, Cisco, VMware and AWS into the podcast blender this week to spin the week’s enterprise tech news.
(0:00) Around the world with Ed
(1:10) Cloud Foundry Summit recap
(6:20) Podcast Idol James Honey of SolarWinds
(14:43) Introducing Laz Vekiarides
(17:40) The download on ClearSky Data
(28:45) Dell layoffs begin
(37:45) CTO leaves Cisco
(40:16) Could VMware and AWS team up?
Tue, 4 October 2016
Speaking in Tech #231 - Melissa
This week Ed Saipetch is back this week with Podcast Idol Melissa Gurney from Dell EMC. Our special guest this week is Erin Banks, Big Data & Analytics Marketing Director at Dell EMC. The trio discuss Big Data, Nutanix IPO, FPGA’s, DDOS and other nerd acronyms.
(0:00) Meeting Melissa
(3:28) Introducing Special Guest Erin Banks
(4:54) Strata + Hadoop World recap
(9:25) Big Data and high school sex
(22:00) Nutanix successful IPO
(26:45) Azure’s hardware-defined cloud
(35:40) IoT hammers DDOS targets
(43:15) The passion of the pups
Tue, 27 September 2016
Speaking in Tech #230 - DevOps
This week, Amy stalks the show again as her and Greg discuss Allo, Cisco love, Twitter suitors and a dive into DevOps. Our Podcast Idol this week is Josh Attwell of NetApp with special guest Gene Kim, author of “The Phoenix Project: A Novel about IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win” as well as co-founder and former CTO of Tripwire.
(0:00) Insight from Amy
(1:50) Podcast Idol: Josh Attwell
(5:37) Introducing special guest Gene Kim
(13:01) 50 Shades of DevOps
(14:09) DevOps: Not just for the unicorns
(17:15) The Bimodal Conundrum
(19:51) State of DevOps: The changing roles in IT
(24:45) Allo, the Google messaging train wreck
(32:51) Cisco hearts VCE
(36:30) Twitter: Put some ears on that bird
(38:28) Microsoft Server 2016 now with Docker and Red Hat forks around
(41:16) Azure mashes up with Adobe
(43:33) Krebs gets secured