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A weekly Internet Audio Talk Show for IT Professionals
Talking Containers with Jessica Deen
Jul 11 • 33 min
Have you got containers in your operations? While at Build in Seattle, Richard chatted with Jessica Deen about the gamut of offerings that Microsoft has around containers. Jessica talks about the latest container features in Azure, including the Azure…
Azure Dev Test Labs with Claude Remilliard
Jul 4 • 31 min
Self-Service Test Labs in Azure! While at Build in Seattle, Richard talked with Claude Remillard about the on-going evolution of Azure Dev Test Labs. Azure Dev Test Labs allows you to define a set of templates and services for building up a set of VMs for…
Azure SQL Data Warehouse with Matt Usher
Jun 27 • 34 min
Data Warehousing is for everyone! While at Build in Seattle, Richard sat down with Matt Usher to talk about the latest version of Azure SQL Data Warehouse. Matt talks about how the cloud has made the barrier of entry for data warehousing trivially low -…
Windows Linux Subsystem with Tara Raj and Sarah Cooley
Jun 20 • 31 min
Linux on Windows! While at Build in Seattle, Richard talked to Tara Raj and Sarah Cooley about Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). While you’ve been able to run Linux in virtual machines and containers for a long time, WSL actually lets you run Linux in a…
Exchange Updates with Gareth Gudger
Jun 13 • 32 min
The Exchange story continues to evolve - how about an update! Richard chats with Gareth Gudger about his work with a variety of companies using Exchange both on-premises and in Office 365. Gareth digs into older versions of Exchange that are coming out of…
SQL Linux and Containers with Bob Ward
Jun 6 • 32 min
SQL Server runs on Linux and in containers! Richard talks to Bob Ward about the on-going evolution of SQL Server and how the latest version literally has a common codebase between the Windows and Linux versions - feature-for-feature identical! The tooling…
Cloud-Based IT Automation with Dana Epp
May 30 • 32 min
What can you automate in the cloud? Everything! Richard chats with Dana Epp about how the tooling in Azure allows for automating a huge range of tasks, starting with Dana’s personal focus - security. Dana talks about using automation to catch whenever…
Building a Cybersecurity Team with Paula Januszkiewicz
May 23 • 35 min
What does it take to build a great cybersecurity team? Richard chats with Paula Januszkiewicz about the work she’s doing to create more cybersecurity professionals. The challenge is that cybersecurity still isn’t really a profession - there are no…
Collaboration using Teams and Skype for Business with Tom Arbuthnot
May 16 • 36 min
So many collaboration offerings - what’s the right way to go? Richard chats with Tom Arbuthnot about his experiences around the modern digital collaboration world - using technologies like Slack, WebEx and Skype. Today, Microsoft is pouring its energy…
Modern Service Management with Carroll Moon
May 9 • 32 min
What does modern service management look like? Richard talks to ex-Microsoft Carroll Moon about his experiences modernizing service management at Microsoft, and now for his customers at CloudFit. The cloud has made compute and infrastructure effectively…
SQL Q and A from SQLIntersection Spring 2018
May 2 • 59 min
Spring in Orlando - time for a SQL Server Questions and Answer panel! Richard hosts a panel of Kim Tripp, Paul Randal, Bob Ward, Aaron Bertrand, David Pless, Tim Radney and many more to answer the questions that the SQL Intersection attendees have. The…
Talking DevOps to Devs with Tim Warner
Apr 25 • 32 min
Your developers want to do some DevOps - what does it mean to you? Richard chats with Tim Warner about what operations needs to care about and learn when the organization wants to roll out software faster. DevOps is an umbrella term for a lot of different…
Making Email Better using OneDrive for Business with Peter Schmidt
Apr 18 • 27 min
After email, what’s the next thing you want from Office 365? Peter Schmidt says its OneDrive for Business. Starting with the ability to get rid of file attachments in email and instead make the files links to OneDrive for Business - but it goes both ways.…
Understanding Containers with Jennelle Crothers
Apr 11 • 31 min
Why should you care about containers? Richard chats with Jennelle Crothers about what container technology does for operations. Like virtualization before it, containers allow you to densify your infrastructure into fewer machines and VMs - and all…
Exploring Microsoft Graph with Sahil Malik
Apr 4 • 33 min
What can Microsoft Graph do for you? Richard talks to Sahil Malik about his experiences working with Microsoft Graph - starting with rationalizing all the different versions of Graph that have come along in recent years. While largely they’re back to a…
The Practice of System and Network Administration with Tom Limoncelli
Mar 28 • 31 min
What does it mean to be a System or Network Administrator? Richard talks to Tom Limoncelli about his experiences and book around the subject. Tom talks about how networking and sysadmin roles have evolved recently, where all the roles are being impacted…
Be the Master with Don Jones
Mar 21 • 30 min
The challenge of hiring new people into the world of IT is getting harder every day - what does it take to grow your skilled staff? Richard talks with Don Jones about his book Be the Master, where Don focuses on the fact that there are plenty of…
Debugging PowerShell with Josh Duffney
Mar 14 • 29 min
If you’re writing PowerShell, you’re writing code - now debug it! Richard chats with Josh Duffney about tools and techniques for debugging your PowerShell code. The conversation starts out with the admission that as PowerShell coders, you really are doing…
Cloud Security with Paul Keely
Mar 6 • 37 min
Modern security is complex - how can the cloud help? Richard chats with Paul Keely about his work with organizations helping to secure workstations and using the cloud to get insight into the kind of attacks going on and how to mitigate them. Paul talks…
Azure Data Factory with Tom Kerkhove
Feb 27 • 30 min
How do you ETL? Richard chats with Tom Kerkhove about Azure Data Factory, now previewing V2 features. We’ve had Extract-Transform-Load workflows since databases were first invented, but the concept was really formalized back in the data warehouse days.…