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A weekly Internet Audio Talk Show for IT Professionals
PowerBI Reporting with Jason Himmelstein
Nov 21 • 34 min
How do you do your business intelligence? While at DevIntersection in Las Vegas, Richard sat down with Jason Himmelstein to talk about PowerBI, the latest reporting and analytics tool from Microsoft. Jason talks about how PowerBI fits into Azure and…
SQL Q and A from SQLIntersection Fall 2017
Nov 14 • 53 min
Fall in Vegas - time for a SQL Server Questions and Answer panel! Richard hosts a panel of Kim Tripp, Paul Randal, Aaron Bertrand, Jes Borland, David Pless and Tim Radney to answer the questions that the SQL Intersection attendees have. The conversation…
Security Guidance and SysInternals Update with Aaron Margosis
Nov 7 • 30 min
Are you using SysInternals? Richard chats with Aaron Margosis about the venerable SysInternals tools originally developed by Mark Russinovich. But first, a discussion about Aaron’s main job at Microsoft, developing security baseline guidance for operating…
Office 365 Hybrid with Scott Hoag
Nov 1 • 34 min
Hybrid Cloud is the new normal! Richard chats with Scott Hoag about his experiences migrating organizations onto Office 365 and embracing the reality that no one is ever ‘pure’ cloud - on-premises hardware is here to stay and necessary. Scott talks about…
IT Certifications and Training with Greg Shields
Oct 25 • 37 min
What IT certifications do you hold? Richard chats with Greg Shields about the value proposition behind various IT certifications. In the fast moving software industries, it’s pretty difficult to effectively measure the capabilities of someone. The…
GDPR and You with Seb Matthews
Oct 18 • 32 min
In May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation laws take effect. Are you ready? Richard chats with Seb Matthews about what IT Pros can do to get ready for the GDPR. The regulations are broad, covering personally identifiable information, data…
SharePoint Update with Todd Klindt
Oct 11 • 32 min
What’s next for SharePoint? While at Ignite in Orlando, Richard sat down with Todd Klindt to talk about the next version of SharePoint - announced at Ignite as Office 2019. Todd talks about the recurring nightmare of the end of on-premises versions of…
DevOps Practices inside Microsoft with Donovan Brown and Martin Woodward
Oct 4 • 34 min
Microsoft has a DevOps practice too! While at Ignite in Orlando, Richard sat down with Donovan Brown and Martin Woodward to talk about their experiences helping various Microsoft teams move along the DevOps journey. The conversation starts out on Visual…
Database Reliability in 2017 with Allan Hirt
Sep 27 • 32 min
Databases still need to be reliable, but what does that look like in 2017? Richard chats with Allan Hirt about how he makes databases reliable today. The conversation also turns to how reliability works with the Linux version of SQL Server - clustering is…
The DSC Book with Missy Januszko
Sep 20 • 28 min
Desired State Configuration continues to evolve, are you? Richard chats with Missy Januszko about her work (with Don Jones) on The DSC Book. DSC is short for Desired State Configuration, and a key part of PowerShell and the Windows Management Framework.…
OMS and SCOM with Cameron Fuller
Sep 13 • 34 min
Here come the acronyms! Richard chats with Cameron Fuller about Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS), the cloud-based instrumentation, diagnostics and automation tool from Microsoft that is all the rage - and not just for cloud related products!…
Thinking IT Cloud with Tim Warner
Sep 6 • 34 min
Still on the fence about moving services to the cloud? Richard chats with Tim Warner about the on-going evolution of the cloud and the increasing pressure that IT folks feel to incorporate it into the infrastructure strategy of an organization. The…
Microsoft Reporting Ecosystem with David Pless
Aug 30 • 31 min
So what is a reporting ecosystem? Richard chats with David Pless about the modern Microsoft reporting ecosystem, which can involve SQL Server Reporting Servers, Excel and the new Power BI tools. David talks about how you can work from the space you’re…
Turn Off SMB1 with Ned Pyle
Aug 23 • 31 min
Turn off SMB1! Richard talks to Ned Pyle about the ongoing battle to retire SMB1, a 30-year-old file transfer protocol at the heart of recent malware attacks. While there are patches to eliminate the vulnerability, the best patch is removing the protocol…
Azure and Azure Stack with Aidan Finn
Aug 16 • 32 min
Azure is growing, and Azure Stack is taking orders! Richard chats with Aidan Finn about his work with companies implementing Azure and looking at Azure Stack. Azure Stack *is* Azure, but it’s your own private Azure - you run it where you want. What you…
NanoServer and Containers with Jason Helmick
Aug 9 • 31 min
Lots of news around NanoServer - what’s it all mean? Richard chats with Jason Helmick about NanoServer - but first, a quick discussion around a comment from a listener on the ongoing evolution of PowerShell. This ties nicely into the broader topic of…
Windows Upgrade Readiness with Steve Thomas
Aug 2 • 36 min
Windows 10 has been out for two years now, are you ready to move? Richard chats with Steve Thomas about the latest tools Microsoft provides to help you migrate your clients over to Windows 10. Steve talks about the Windows Upgrade Readiness tools that are…
DevOps for Everyone with Rob England
Jul 26 • 31 min
Change is scary, how do you keep people from resisting? While at the DevOps Enterprise Summit in London, Richard sat down with fellow Kiwi Rob England to talk about his experiences bringing DevOps practices to very conservative organizations - like the…
Self-Driving Vehicles with Mark Minasi
Jul 19 • 49 min
Ready to go off the IT rails? Mark Minasi is back! Richard chats with Mark about his favorite subject at the moment - automated vehicles. Mark takes a humorous poke at the role of computing, cloud and sensors that should bring automated driving to…
DevOps for Mainframes with David Rizzo and Rosalind Radcliffe
Jul 12 • 31 min
DevOps for Mainframes? Really? Yes really! While at DevOps Enterprise Summit in London, Richard sat down with Rosalind Radcliffe and David Rizzo to talk about how mainframes can be part of a DevOps practice! The conversation starts out with Rosalind…