January 31, 2016
Marc is at the helm on this weeks episode, with Rick and Lauren keeping him real.
On the agenda:
@ Intros and medical technology
@04:00 VMware's woes - cutting jobs and products
@11:40 Rick will take $100 bucks on the Dell + EMC deal falling through
@14:00 VSAN and NSX are still positive for VMware
@16:55 RIP dotCloud... but thanks for giving us Docker
@19:15 It's not looking good for Coho Data
@23:05 Tech Preview of Azure Stack hits the streets. Is this bad news for OpenStack
@28:20 Microsoft raises the floor for Enterprise Agreements (EAs)
@35:00 Is Walmat Labs the new Bell Labs
@41:10 Book review: The Idea Factory:Bell Labs and the great age of American innovation. Thanks and props to Claude Shannon
January 21, 2016
This week it's all doom and gloom over the tech industry and the economy....
@01:30 News roundup
@06:15 Hortonworks goes back for more money only a year after IPO....is it just them, or is the big data space struggling as a whole?
@16:00 Puppet Labs takes on a bank loan rather than a 7th round of funding. And is only 15% of stuff being automated?
@21:40 Hats off to Atlassian after their great IPO and superbly run business
@23:50 USA Today suggests VMware tracking stock is worthless, and could Dell be in trouble if the market tanks?
@30:34 Surely the la suit against Nimble is bogus
@37:45 Hitachi Flash Storage A series - a purpose-built AFA from Hitachi
@41:25 Dell Network OS 10
@44:00 Hot or not: DIY blog sites and rebranding companies
January 18, 2016
This weeks sees a full house plus a special guest.... Melissa Gurney.
On the agenda this week:
@04:00 News roundup
@05:25 The recent 8GB Windows 10 upgrade
@12:45 Is Microsoft the king of the hybrid cloud
@25:35 What does a female tech ninja look like
@31:10 Diablo gets another round of funding with a new CEO thrown in for free
@35:45 Inside view of EMC during the Elliott pressure
@38:50 Will Citrix still be around in a year from now
@44:50 Is IBM in trouble
@50:00 Will IBM ever be great again
@51:00 Hot or not
@54:30 Movie recommendations
January 8, 2016
Just Gabriel and Marc this week...
@00:00 Cool music and intros
@09:00 Marcs big announcement - devops, jobs for the future....
@27:50 A few book recommendations
@32:20 Congrats to Chad on his new role.... will he end up running Dell?
@35:00 EMC revenue off - HP etc up everyone else down - market share up - revenue down - inverse for hp.
@37:00 - AWS, Azure and Google race to the bottom of cloud storage pricing plus predictions for the coming year
@41:40 - Google paying over the odds for Bebop - nothing to do with her being on the board