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This week on our tech-cast, Ed and Greg are joined by Podcast Idol Gabe Chapman to discuss HP snagging Samsung printers, Dell layoffs and big bangs. Our special guest this week is Mike Dvorkin, Distinguished Engineer at Cisco - Co-founder and Chief Scientist for Insieme Networks.

The details...

  • (0:00) Strong Open Source and OpenStack interest in the enterprise
  • (3:48) Podcast Idol: Gabe Chapman
  • (8:06) Special Guest, Mike Dvorkin
  • (11:10) Direction for Open Source
  • (16:39) Will AWS jump into Private Cloud?
  • (19:10) Tech is moving away from knobs
  • (23:16) Changes at Cisco
  • (28:25) Another “cloud visionary” alert
  • (29:20) HP buys Samsung Printers for a BEEEELION
  • (32:56) Dell takes a hair cut
  • (38:54) Ex-EMCers forced to change Apple references in email signature files
  • (39:54) Data center goes down from loud noise
  • (43:37) Worst data center disasters

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