Speaking in Tech #73 – Live from VMworld!

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Speaking in Tech #73 – Live from VMworld!
Hosted by Greg Knieriemen, Ed Saipetch and Sarah Vela. This week, the whole gang is together in San Francisco at VMworld with special guest, Michael Hay – Vice President and Chief Engineer at Hitachi Data Systems.

This week we discuss:

  • Recap of Pat Gelsinger’s keynote from VMworld
  • How does VMware continue to innovate?
  • Hardware vs Software
  • VMware as orchestration software
  • Leveraging application catelogs
  • The challenge of flash technology
  • The IT move to services
  • Gelsinger vs Andreessen… and the role of cloud
  • The AWS exageration
  • Balmer’s exit and the potential for a Microsoft breakup