079: AWS and Google Cloud

March 28, 2016

This weeks it's a full house of hosts talking all things from:

* 10 years of AWS
* Yet more Google Cloud customers
* EMC taking Pure to court again.....
* Hot or not....

078: Meat Suits and the British Bigfoot

March 21, 2016
@00:00 Intros and the shocking state of Skype recording solutions
@09:00 To cloud or not to cloud - Dropbox exits AWS while Spotify jumps aboard the Google Cloud
@16:40 Dropbox struggling under their 10BN valuation as they sell stock for cheap on the secondary market
@22:40 Pure Storage expands with FlashBlade
@33:30 Data Gravity pivots to a SW only model
@37:00 Pivot3 nets $54M in 14th round of funding
@41:25 Hot or Not: Virtual Reality 

077: Microsoft Loves Linux

March 13, 2016

This week Marc, Lauren and Nigel are joined by Joe Onisick as they discuss, Microsoft, Cisco, Nutanix, FlashGrid, and Docker.

@Start: intros
@02:50 News round-up
@06:30 Microsoft cozies up with Linux.... is the writing on the wall for Windows as a cloud operating system...
@17:25 Cisco announces new switching software and hardware
@20:30 Did Cisco try to buy Nutanix, and if so....was the price not high enough
@28:50 New startup FlashGrid looks to bring open storage software to the Oracle space - good luck with that!
@36:50 Docker acquires Conductant for orchestration at scale
@41:40 Hot or not - wearables in general!

076: Hybridity

March 5, 2016

This week sees a full house of all 5 hosts to discuss the top infrastructure news from the last week.

@00:00 Intros
@05:05 news roundup
@05:40 Cisco to acquire CliQr as they make more cloudy moves
@15:30 Cisco partnering with Springpath as it looks to get into the HCI market
@25:40 Dell announces their list of middle-aged white dudes that will run the new mega Dell
@31:05 Is the VMware old guard is bailing
@37:00 32Gbps FC FTW
@41:40 Hot or not: The Samsung Welt (Smart belt)