IT Pro Show #14: 10.18.2010

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Tech News: In a not-too-surprising move, Oracle tells the LibreOffice people still on the OpenOffice group to leave IBM and Oracle join to invest in Java’s direction Ray Ozzie to leave Microsoft Gartner warns of emerging ‘Super Vendors’ Microsoft and Office365 Tech Bookshelf: Enterprise Architecture As Strategy by Jeanne W. …

IT Pro Show #13: 10.11.2010

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Recorded at Storage Networking World in Dallas, Texas… This week Tom and Mike were in Dallas (on unrelated business trips), but met up to record this week’s edition of the podcast. Our focus is on enterprise storage trends and strategies. Mike attended SNW and shares what he heard from presenters …

IT Pro Show #12: 10.04.2010

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Tech News: Cisco’s Bates resigns to become CEO at Skype IPv6 plan to upgrade all federal Web sites and e-government services Organization to use new name LibreOffice, unless Oracle donates the OpenOffice.org brand IBM High School, grades 9 – 14 and an Associate Degree HP CEO from SAP Leo Apotheker? …

IT Pro Show #10: 09.20.2010

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Tech News: Microsoft releases public beta of Internet Explorer 9 Oracle and HP kiss and make up. And has good quarter. LG CEO resigns due to poor financial performance Google adds two-factor authentication to apps and email Apple buys company specializing in face recognition software Tech Bookshelf: Getting people to …

IT Pro Show #9: 09.13.2010

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Tech News HP to buy ArcSight for $1.5 Billion Cisco CEO gets 33% pay raise NetApp and Oracle agree to dismiss lawsuits over ZFS HP/Oracle still battling over former CEO Mark Hurd Tech Bookshelf Applied Architecture Patterns on the Microsoft Platform. Tech History September 15, 1947 – RCA begins sale …

IT Pro Show #8: 09.06.2010

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A major SAN outage impacts the State of Virginia, wired cities compete with the big boys. And a writer learns a lesson the hard way… on twitter. Tech News State of Virginia’s SAN Outage Knocked Out Several Agencies Bidding war for 3Par comes to an end Washington Post writer learns …

IT Pro Show #7: 08.30.2010

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Tech News 3PAR accepts HP’s offer, maybe. Windows 7 upgrade options aren’t cheap SP1 for Exchange 2010 brings new features Paul Allen files lawsuit against the entire web… except Microsoft Intel makes another acquisition with Infineon Tech Bookshelf A “cloudy” future for IT careers, on ComputerWorld for 2020 Tech History …

IT Pro Show #6: 08.23.2010

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Intel surprises everyone. HP swoops in on Dell’s bid for 3par. And get ready for some serious speed in your Data Center. Tech News Brocade prepared to put 100Gbps Ethernet in your Data Center Intel makes $8 Billion acquisition of McAfee. And some thoughts on what this could mean. HP …