This week on IT Origins, we had a conversation with Ted Dunning, Apache Software Foundation board member, and the Chief Application Architect at MapR. We discussed Ted’s introduction to IT, his early involvement with the open source software community, and how AI advances quickly go from aspirational to blasé.
Get your IT news of the week with the Gestalt IT Rundown. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino look at the biggest stories of thew week and how they’ll impact IT going forward. They’re talking about the VPNFilter malware, Vermont’s new data broker law, and a report on cloud CAPEX.
VXLAN is an exciting new networking protocol that can lead to some interesting applications. But how can you get VXLAN in your network without breaking the budget? Tom Hollingsworth takes a look at Mellanox Spectrum and how it can get you what you need without a second mortgage.
Storage is inherently workload agnostic, right? Burlywood’s TrueFlash begs to differ. This is a turnkey solution for hyperscalers that uses a programmable controller to tune storage for company specific workloads. It’s an interesting idea for a specialized audience.
For IT Origins this week, we had the priveledge to talk to Jon Hildebrand. We discussed the importance of empathy in organizations, the reduced role of infrastructure, and using a personal network in your career. It was a great conversation and we think you’ll enjoy.
It’s the Gestalt IT Rundown, running down the IT news of the week with Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino. Is a new Spectre upon us? Will QLC flash eat spinning disks? Is Sharepoint the tip of the AR spear? How can Dell EMC clean up their storage portfolio? Watch to find out.
We’re back for another big keynote at Pure Accelerate. Join Stephen Foskett for the entire event, starting at 9am PDT.
Stephen Foskett is live blogging from the Pure Accelerate keynote. Check it out and share your thoughts on all the announcements! The keynote starts at 8:30am Pacific.
This week on IT Origins, we had the privilege speak to Patric Palm, the Co-Founder and CEO of Favro. We discussed how he started the company, his previous startup efforts, the importance of adaptability, and his background in organization and process.
The Gestalt IT Rundown is back to get you caught up on the IT week that was. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino break down HPE’s Plexxi acquisition, the new EasyMesh standard, and PGP exploits.