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A weekly Internet Audio Talk Show for IT Professionals
Automation using Azure with Jennelle Crothers
Apr 19 • 32 min
How can automation help you? Richard chats with Jennelle Crothers about her work automating tasks with Azure. So what does automation mean to you? Jennelle talks about automating the delivery of resources to internal developers - whether that be…
Least Privilege using Group Policy with Jeremy Moskowitz
Apr 12 • 36 min
Can Group Policy help protect your user’s machines? Definitely! Richard chats with Jeremy Moskowitz about his on-going work with group policy, including his cool tool, PolicyPak. Jeremy talks about applying least privilege principles via Group Policy,…
The Delivery Pipeline with Steven Murawski
Apr 5 • 35 min
What’s the Delivery Pipeline and why should you care? Richard chats with Steven Murawaski about his work at Chef, helping organizations get more effective at delivering software. Steven talks about how the latest generation of platform tools such as…
Practical Data Science with Rafal Lukawiecki
Mar 29 • 32 min
How do you get started in data science? Richard chats with long time data scientist Rafal Lukawiecki about practical data science. Rafal starts out focusing on the most common data science scenarios - understanding your customer and their needs. This goal…
Doing Deployment Right with Johan Arwidmark
Mar 22 • 31 min
Johan is back, and still doing deployment right! Richard talks to Johan Arwidmark about best practices and clear thinking around deployment. Johsan starts out with the idea that with the speed of updates coming these days, you really need to have a good…
Azure in the Oil and Gas Industry with John Paul Cook
Mar 15 • 28 min
The oil and gas industry is in the cloud! Richard chats with John Paul Cook about his work bringing various Azure technologies to bear on the oil and gas industry. Contrary to popular belief, the oil and gas industry loves software and has embraced the…
OneDrive for Business with Stephen Rose
Mar 7 • 33 min
Stephen Rose is back and in a new role! Richard chats with Stephen about his work on OneDrive for Business, which is one of the great cloud-enabling products out there today. Stephen talks about the automation in OneDrive for Business with Office 365 that…
Using PowerShell in Linux with Timothy Warner
Feb 28 • 30 min
PowerShell? On Linux? Why would you DO that? Richard chats with Tim Warner about the recent announcements around making PowerShell open source and available on Linux and Mac OS. What does this mean? The Linux world has been script-driven since it was…
Configuration Manager 2016 with Steve Rachui
Feb 21 • 29 min
It’s 2017, do you know where your config manager is? Richard chats with Microsoft PFE Steven Rachui about his experiences helping companies manage substantial System Center Configuration Manager infrastructure. With the 2016 edition, the ability to handle…
The MongoDB Exploit with Niall Merrigan
Feb 14 • 29 min
Are your noSQL stores safe? While at NDC London, Richard chatted with Niall Merrigan about the latest wave of exploits targeting MongoDB, ElasticSearch and others. As Niall explains, the challenge is that the default security models for many of these…
Scaling in the Cloud with Corey Sanders
Feb 7 • 29 min
Of course you can scale in the cloud - but exactly how? Richard chats with Corey Sanders who goes on a whirlwind tour of the many options in Azure to help your applications be reliable and scalable. First up is a discussion on Virtual Machines and Scale…
JSON for Azure with Aidan Finn
Jan 31 • 33 min
JSON for IT folks? Yes! Richard talks to Aidan Finn about his experiences actually getting into configuration-as-code. Aidan talks about discovering the Azure Quickstart Templates as a starting point to automating setting up test and training labs. JSON…
DirectAccess on Windows 10 with Richard Hicks
Jan 24 • 34 min
VPNs don’t have to suck! Richard chats with Richard Hicks about the latest in DirectAccess, Microsoft’s built in VPN technology that makes maintaining a secure connection for a remote PC a bit less painful. Richard talks about how the server-side of…
WireShark with Timothy Warner
Jan 17 • 32 min
Have you used WireShark? Richard chats with Tim Warner of Pluralsight about his experiences working with this super-powerful open source network inspection tool. The conversation dives into the challenges of understanding what’s going on with your…
Office 365 Security with J Peter Bruzzese
Jan 10 • 32 min
The cloud is secure, right? Richard chats with J Peter Bruzzese about Office 365 Security - focusing primarily on Exchange Online. The social engineering of email is hitting new highs, with ransomware, wire transfers and other approaches to exploiting…
Microsoft in 2017 with Paul Thurrott
Jan 3 • 35 min
Microsoft had a pretty good year in 2016 - or did it? Richard chats with Paul Thurrott about his impressions on Microsoft in the past year with an eye to the future. And while there have been some successes, there have also been some duds in 2016 too.…
Internet Explorer Enterprise Mode with Fred Pullen
Dec 27, 2016 • 31 min
Still have applications that depend on Internet Explorer? Richard talks to Fred Pullen from the Edge team about IE Enterprise Mode, allowing IT folks to strictly control what sites run in IE11, and what sites can run in Edge. The Edge browser breaks with…
SQL Server 2016 SP1 with Bob Ward
Dec 20, 2016 • 33 min
SQL Server 2016 SP1 has shipped - what’s new? Richard chats with Bob Ward about the latest in SQL Server, some of which was announced at the Connect event in New York. Huge on the list was the addition of many more of what was once enterprise-only…
The DevOps Handbook with Gene Kim
Dec 13, 2016 • 32 min
The DevOps Handbook is finally released! Richard chats with the one-and-only Gene Kim about the five years of effort that have gone into making the DevOps handbook. Gene talks about how the Handbook was supposed to come out before the Phoenix project, but…
Microsoft Azure Networking with Albert Greenberg
Dec 6, 2016 • 27 min
What does it take to make Azure networking actually work? Richard chats with Microsoft VP Albert Greenberg about the whole of Azure networking. The conversation starts out talking about the complexity of building massive virtual networks for Azure so that…