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A weekly Internet Audio Talk Show for IT Professionals
Always On VPN with Richard Hicks
Nov 13 • 33 min
What’s happening with VPNs in the Microsoft world? While at Ignite in Orlando, Richard sat down with Richard Hicks to talk about the on-going evolution of VPN access in Windows. There’s been a number of products along the way, Richard talks about…
State of DevOps in 2018 with Nicole Forsgren
Nov 6 • 35 min
The DevOps movement continues to grow - let’s see the results! Richard chats with DORA chief scientist Dr. Nicole Forsgren about the State of DevOps in 2018 Report. And it’s great news! Nicole digs into the rigorous reporting methodology used to develop…
When IoT and SCADA Meet with Niall Merrigan
Oct 31 • 40 min
The Internet of Things and Industrial SCADA controls are colliding - what happens next? Richard chats with Niall Merrigan about the security issues around industrial plants - factories, power stations, refineries and so on. There has been automation there…
Building Microsoft Graph with Jeremy Thake
Oct 24 • 35 min
What can Graph do for you? Richard chats with Jeremy Thake about his return to Microsoft, joining the engineering team at Microsoft Graph. Jeremy is focused on the developer experience, which leads to a detailed discussion of what Graph is all about and…
CloudOps vs DevOps with Dana Epp
Oct 17 • 33 min
And the battle is on - CloudOps vs DevOps! Richard debates with Dana Epp about what modern operations looks like. Dana points out that all too often, DevOps is purely a developer-driven initiative for automated continuous delivery pipelines - but there’s…
The IT Community with Michael Bender
Oct 10 • 32 min
What’s an IT Community and why should you be a part of it? Richard chats with Michael Bender about being a part of a larger IT community. Michael talks about how often IT folks are so head-down in the day-to-day crises of operations that they don’t have…
The Modern Data Analytics Stack with Trey Johnson
Oct 3 • 32 min
What does a data analytics solution look like today? Richard chats with Trey Johnson of Zap about how data warehousing and OLAP have evolved into the modern data analytics solution. The cloud is the biggest shift for data analytics, changing what it means…
Meltdown and Spectre Recap with Susan Bradley and Wayne Small
Sep 26 • 45 min
Spectre and Meltdown are still out there - are you protected? Richard chats with Susan Bradley and Wayne Small about Spectre and Meltdown, a set of vulnerabilities found in Intel, AMD, ARM and other CPUs. Since the public announcements in early January,…
Cloud and Deployment with Johan Arwidmark
Sep 19 • 29 min
What’s new in Configuration Manager world? Richard chats with Johan Arwidmark about the latest for Configuration Manager - but starts out with a discussion around Windows Update. Of course, anyone immersed in configuration cares about the problems with…
Whitelisting Applications in Windows with Sami Laiho
Sep 12 • 34 min
Control what gets onto your PCs! Richard chats with Sami Laiho about the latest thinking around application whitelisting. For years we’ve worked from the blacklist model of allowing anything onto PCs and running anti-malware software to remove the bad…
Show 600!
Sep 5 • 39 min
Hey, it’s episode 600! Let’s celebrate! While down in Redmond at the residence of Kim Tripp and Paul Randal, Richard turned on the recorder and this bit of silliness emerged. Technical content? Not so much. Cursing? Yeah, a bit of that. But it’s been 600…
Stories from the Field with Mike O’Neill
Aug 29 • 33 min
Ready for a chuckle? Richard chats with Mike O’Neill about a number of stories from his work as a Premier Field Engineer for Microsoft. While it’s best to always be kind, some of these mistakes, especially the security ones, are shocking… Mike talks about…
Storage Migration Service with Ned Pyle
Aug 22 • 32 min
Ready to migrate some storage? Richard chats with Ned Pyle about his work on the Storage Migration Service, which is part of Server 2019. You can get an insider preview of Server 2019 today, and with a couple of extra clicks, start experimenting with this…
Subsea Data Centers with Ben Cutler
Aug 15 • 38 min
Computers and water don’t mix! Usually. Richard talks to Ben Cutler, one of the team leading Project Natick - building subsea data centers. Ben talks about the history of Natick, starting with the first tests off the coast of California, and the phase 2…
Windows Update Crisis with Susan Bradley
Aug 8 • 38 min
The month of July 2018 was an especially hard one for updates to Windows - and has prompted an important letter. Richard talks to Susan Bradley about her open letter to the leaders of Microsoft talking about the problems that Windows updates are causing…
The New Windows with Paul Thurrott
Aug 1 • 38 min
In April 2018, Microsoft re-organized the Windows division - so that there is no Windows division anymore. What does it mean? Richard chats with Paul Thurrott, who has made a career around Windows for years, about what happened with Windows division…
OneDrive for Business in 2018 with Stephen Rose
Jul 25 • 36 min
OneDrive for Business continues to evolve! Richard chats with Stephen Rose about the announcements around OneDrive for Business at the SharePoint North America conference. Stephen talks about the improved support for photos taken via smartphones, being…
Azure Key Vault Tooling with Andrew Cheung and Paul Yuknewicz
Jul 18 • 32 min
Where do you keep your secrets? While at Build in Seattle, Richard chatted with Andrew Cheung and Paul Yuknewicz about the latest features for Azure Key Vault. The conversation dives into what should go into the Key Vault beyond the obvious TLS…
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…