Cloud Computing Weekly Podcast (technology news)

Our guest on the podcast this week is Mike Kavis, VP and Cloud Architect at Cloud Technology Partners. We discuss how increased complexity within cloud, mobile, and big data technology is driving the need for managed service providers. Listen in to learn why IT should be embracing MSPs to deliver the greatest business value.

Direct download: cloud_weekly_podcast_ep_45.mp3
Category:Technology News -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

In 1957, Malcom McLean revolutionized global trade with the world's first dedicated container ship. Today, and especially in the last few months, there's buzz around how “containerization” may do the same for workload liberation and application mobility.

Direct download: cloud_weekly_podcast_ep_44.mp3
Category:Technology News -- posted at: 1:55pm EDT

Why should your database management infrastructure be in the cloud?

Our guest on the podcast this week is Mike Olson, Chief Strategy Officer at Cloudera. We discuss the evolution of data management and analytics from PostgreSQL to a recent development from UC Berkeley, Apache Spark. Spark is thought of as the more powerful and flexible successor to MapReduce. Just as cars shifted from manual to automatic transmissions, we are now shifting to an easier and more efficient way of managing our data.

Listen in to discover why Google is leaving MapReduce in the dust.

Direct download: cloud_weekly_podcast_ep_43.mp3
Category:Technology News -- posted at: 10:47am EDT

Our guest on the podcast this week is Craig McLuckie, a Product Manager at Google. He leads the product team responsible for the next wave of app hosting services including the new Kubernetes open source container scheduler. We discuss how Docker has cracked the problem of how to package applications in a way that is portable, and then run them in environments with isolated resources. 

Direct download: cloud_weekly_podcast_ep_42.mp3
Category:Technology News -- posted at: 2:24pm EDT

Docker One Point Oh!
Direct download: cloud_weekly_podcast_ep_41.mp3
Category:Technology News -- posted at: 10:45am EDT