Episode 128 - Azure 101 with Brad Sams

August 8, 2017

In this episode, Rick Vanover (Twitter @RickVanover) hosts Brad Sams (Twitter @Bdsams). Brad writes at Petri.com and Thurrot.com. Rick and Brad talk about the big picture of Azure, and what it means for all IT organizations from an application side, data management side and troubleshooting. 



Episode 127 - VeeamON / VeeamOFF

May 31, 2017

Michael Cade @MichaelCade1 and Anthony Spiteri @AnthonySpiteri have a chat this episode and take a debrief on all the good stuff announced in New Orleans during VeeamON 2017.


Episode 126 - Special Episode from Atlantic Security Conference

May 5, 2017

In this episode, Rick Vanover once again hosts Travis Barlow. Travis is the VP Advanced Security Services @ GoSecure and is based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Travis is also a board member of the Altantic Security Conference. Travis and Rick talk about the security landscape as well as the challenges associated for operating a non-profit IT event for one of the most critical areas of technology today, IT Security.



Episode 125 - Cisco HyperFlex & some “Choice” Backup Appliances

April 29, 2017

In this episode, Michael Cade (Twitter @MichaelCade1) is joined by @MrHyperFlex Darren Williams EMEAR Technical Sales Leader from Cisco - Michael and Darren talk about the upcoming Veeam 9.5 Update 2 integration with HyperFlex as well as the scalable backup appliance with the C240 and S3260 and a fully reference Architecture.


Cisco HyperFlex and Veeam Availability Suite CVD - http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/unified_computing/ucs/UCS_CVDs/HX181_dataprotection_AS902_design.html


Cisco HyperFlex snapshot integration coming soon with Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 Update 2 - https://www.veeam.com/blog/cisco-hyperflex-snapshot-integration-availability-suite-9-5-update-2.html


Episode 124 - Microsoft Azure Stack – An Introduction

April 20, 2017

In this episode Veeam's Senior Technical Evangelist Clint Wyckoff (@clintwyckoff) and Thomas Maurer (@ThomasMaurer), Cloud Architect at itnetX and Microsoft Cloud & Datacenter MVP discuss the upcoming Microsoft Azure Stack Solution.


Episode 123 - A Security 1,2,3 chat with Paul Stringfellow

April 12, 2017

In this episode, Michael Cade (Twitter @MichaelCade1) hosts Paul Stringfellow. (Twitter @TechStringy) a Technical Director of a long established UK based  IT consultancy,  Gardner Systems plc. Michael and Paul talk about the topical threat of Ransomware and the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)


Episode 122 - SPBM, VVOLs and more with Pete Flecha

March 14, 2017

In this episode, Michael Cade (Twitter @MichaelCade1) hosts Pete Flecha. Pete Flecha (Twitter @vPedroArrow) works in Technical Marketing at VMware and is based in North Carolina. Mike and Pete talk about next-generation storage technologies from VMware in a practical way for those looking at the new capabilities.



Episode 121 Leveraged Data - You can do it too!

October 11, 2016

In this episode, Rick Vanover (Twitter @RickVanover) and Clint Wyckoff (Twitter @ClintWyckoff) outline one technical Veeam feature: the virtual lab. The virtual lab has been around for years (since v5 of Veeam Backup & Replication), but now with additional options around using storage snapshots and replicas; organizations may find new and powerful use cases for this versatile technology. This presentation is also available as a video from the vBrownBag series at VMworld.



Episode 120 Matt McSpirit and Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V

June 30, 2016
In episode 120, Clint Wyckoff (@ClintWyckoff) hosts Matt McSpirit (@MattMcSpirit), Technical Evangelist with Microsoft. Matt and Clint discuss the upcoming release of Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V and chat about many of the important features. The topics discussed were Security, Bitlocker, Shielded Virtual Machines, Credential Guard, Nano Server, Azure, Containers, Microsoft Ignite 2016 and much more!

If you're interested in learning more about Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V here's some valuable links to check-out:

Episode 119 Veeam Vanguard Panel at VeeamON Forum

June 21, 2016

In this episode, Rick Vanover hosts five Veeam Vanguards from around the world in a panel discussion at the VeeamON Forum held in London. The Vanguards participating in the panel are:

The discussion traversed a number of relevant topics today: Modern storage systems, cloud and service provider technologies, the latest from Microsoft virtualization capabilities, training options and community involvement.