SiT #32 – The ARMs race, Commander Data and Larry’s evil empire


Speaking in Tech #32 – The ARMs race, Commander Data and Larry’s evil empire
Plus: Chromebook: An outstanding laptop for mum

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Show notes and episode details after the jump…

Hosted by Greg Knieriemen, Ed Saipetch and Sarah Vela. This week, Ed is out so it’s Greg and Sarah with special guest Mark Twomey (@Storagezilla).

This week we cover…

  • Mark recalls meeting Brent Spiner at VMworld
  • The overseas view of the American election… and election predictions
  • Hurricane Sandy… and the worst of Twitter
  • EMC acquires Silver Tail Systems
  • Uncle Larry’s evil empire and trash talk
  • AMD to sell ARM-based server chips
  • The Samsung Chromebook: an outstanding laptop for your mom
  • Chromebook as a VDI client… or not
  • Big Apple shakeup: Forstall out, Ives up