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RunAs Radio

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A weekly Internet Audio Talk Show for IT Professionals
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.…
Managing SQL Server using dbatools with Rob Sewell
Feb 20 • 33 min
Ready to manage SQL Server with PowerShell? Richard chats with Rob Sewell about dbatools, an open source effort to build an amazing set of PowerShell commands for SQL Server. Yes, Microsoft has a few PowerShell commands implemented, but when you see the…
The Intranet in 2018 with Susan Hanley
Feb 13 • 36 min
What’s a company intranet look like in 2018? Richard chats with Susan Hanley about her work helping companies find value in their internal information management systems - after all, it’s where you keep a lot of company value! The conversation starts out…
Query Store and Automatic Tuning in SQL 2017 with Erin Stellato
Feb 6 • 33 min
SQL Server keeps getting smarter! Richard talks to Erin Stellato about Query Store and Automatic Tuning. First introduced in SQL Azure, these features showed up in SQL Server 2016 and improved substantially in 2017. Erin describes Query Store as a kind of…
Managing Customizations in SharePoint Online with Andrew Connell
Jan 30 • 33 min
SharePoint has never been more manageable! Richard chats with Andrew Connell about his experiences around using the latest programming models for SharePoint and how they stick to more standardized client-side development models that are easier to secure,…
Office 365 Hubs for Teamwork with Tony Redmond
Jan 23 • 32 min
How does Office 365 help teams collaborate? Richard chats with Tony Redmond about his insights into Microsoft’s on-going effort to make Office 365 the most efficient place for people to work together. Tony talks about two primary hubs of team work -…
Getting Your Data Ready for Analytics with Jen Stirrup
Jan 16 • 41 min
Your company is sold on the idea of data analytics, but is it ready for it? Richard talks to Jen Stirrup about her experiences getting organizations started with data analytics, which means really focusing on the quality of the data that a company is…
ReverseDSC with Nik Charlebois
Jan 9 • 31 min
Desired State Configuration now works boths ways! Richard talks to fellow Canadian Nik Charlebois, a Microsoft Premier Field Engineer, about his work building ReverseDSC. The open source tool is available in the PowerShell Gallery and opens the door to a…