037: OpenStack closing ScienceProject status and Rubrik’s backup

May 28, 2015
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Last Week's Show

  • Gabriel's Top3 takeaways from OpenStack summit
    • Science Project status is coming to a close
    • Developers becoming new rockstars
    • OpenStack is here to stay but needs to be tightened up

This Week's Tech News

  • Intel's container isolation
  • Parallels splits off Virtuozzo & Plesk into Odin

This Weeks' Bizz News

  • EMC Acquires VirtuStream for $1.2bln
  • HP acquires ContexTream for NFV , while cutting yet again in Enterprise Services Business
  • Rubrik announces $41mln B-round (A-round $10mln)
  • Tegile announces $70mnl D-round (total $117mln)
  • Microsoft offers $50bln for SalesForce, Benioff asking 70

036: Cisco not buying Nutanix and #NetAppClueless

May 21, 2015
00:0000:00

Yes, this piece of Consumer Tech made it in the show

This Week's Tech News

  • SimpliVity announces KVM + OpenStack support
  • Zerto loses patent infringement lawsuit with EMC +$500k fine.
  • EMC adds rebates for partners that kick out all their competitors

This Week's Biz News

  • Cisco buying into the HyperConverged space rumours
  • NetApp drops the hammer on their staff
  • Drobo spun off from Connected Data
  • Coho anounces $30mln C-round
  • Exablox adds Toshiba as a C-Round investor. +$7mln for a total of $23mln in this round and an all time total of $45.5mln.

035: The Venomous Surface 3

May 14, 2015
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Last week's show

  • Patch Tuesday discussion with Chris Evans
  • Microsoft already running Azure on Nano servers since 2003

This week's Tech News

  • Rick's Top 3 items from MS Ignite
    • Azure in your own datacenter
    • Windows NEXT (2016?) with nested Hyper-V
    • Surface 3
  • VMware patch reclaimed
  • Venom major security breach?
  • VMware ENZO vs Citrix Workspace Cloud
  • Nutanix's LeadGen Community Edition is public

This week's Bizz News

  • Nebula people are picked up by Oracle

034: You say Kilo I say Kilo

May 7, 2015
00:0000:00

Introductions

  • events: EMC World & Microsoft Ignite (Rick)
  • last week was Microsoft Build, next week IBM Edge US
  • next week also first 'Data Field Day'

This week's Tech News

  • Openstack Kilo released
  • EMC World
    • VxBLOCK (2 flavors: ScaleIO / EVO:RACK)
    • non-destructive upgrades for XtremIO in v4.0
    • opensourcing ViPR (and more to come)
    • vVNX & ScaleIO now FREE ?
    • DSSD tech preview
  • Microsoft removes Patch Tuesday
  • Mesosphere Datacenter Operating System (DCOS) runs on Azure now
  • Atlantis announces HyperConverged platform 'dirt-cheap'
  • HP Whitebox servers now officially called Apollo series

This week's Bizz News

  • Cisco hires new CEO from within (Chuck Robbins)