Speaking in Tech #92 – Father Mark

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Speaking in Tech #92 – Father Mark

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Hosted by Greg Knieriemen, Ed Saipetch and Sarah Vela. This week, the gang is all together with special guest Mark Thiele, Executive VP of Data Centre Tech at Switch.

This week we discuss…

  • Sarah’s holiday dump (1:00)
  • Airline luggage lottery (4:20)
  • Google grabs Nest, search is not enough (9:40)
  • Selling out and scaling out (15:35)
  • Google retail stores (18:00)
  • Why Google acquired Nest (21:42)
  • RSA/NSA scandal spills over to RSA Conference (25:55)
  • NSA impact on U.S. companies (30:25)
  • Public vs Private Cloud – which is better? (38:25)
  • Father Mark preaches cloud acquisition (46:20)
  • Is AWS really growing at the expense of traditional IT? (49:20)