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Gestalt IT Rundown

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NVIDIA To Buy ARM for $40 Billion | Gestalt IT Rundown: September 16, 2020
NVIDIA is buying ARM, TikTok may belong to Oracle now, and Silicon Valley paying less to remote workers? It's all here in the September 16 edition of the Gestalt IT Rundown! Be sure to check out the video recording of this episode here: https://youtu.be/uV-nkUs53J4
35:37
September 16, 2020
AWS Rebuffs JEDI Contract Award | Gestalt IT Rundown September 9, 2020
AWS Strikes Back Against JEDI, ARM News galore, and one less Chef making Progress in the kitchen in this week's episode of the Rundown! You can also check out the video of this episode here: https://youtu.be/Ms8pypjIFJ0
34:23
September 9, 2020
Russians Attempt to Cripple Tesla | Gestalt IT Rundown September 2, 2020
Russians gunning for Tesla, CenturyLink goes down, Nutanix making changes, and more on this episode of the Gestalt IT Rundown!  For show notes and more information about the stories covered in the show, make sure you check out http://GestaltIT.com You can also check out the video of this episode here: https://youtu.be/6-l9X23pIi8
25:54
September 2, 2020
China to Enforce TLS 1.3 Ban | Gestalt IT Rundown August 26, 2020
This week Tom and Max Mortillaro take a look at the winding down of Lumina Networks, Uber's former security chief getting in hot water with the feds, and China banning TLS 1.3 with ESNI and more.  For show notes and more information about the stories covered in the show, make sure you check out http://GestaltIT.com. You can also find the video for this episode here: https://youtu.be/vUS8Ml_c3p8
39:38
August 26, 2020
Tofino2 and Power10 Debut - Gestalt IT Rundown August 19, 2020
Join us for the Gestalt IT Rundown for August 19! We have stories about Intel's newest chips, IBM's take on AI processors, News from Cohesity and Pure Storage, and the latest on the TikTok saga. All this and more of the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown. https://youtu.be/UknPZKgrLKA
37:52
August 19, 2020
Nutanix Goes to AWS | Gestalt IT Rundown: August 12, 2020
Nutanix launches Nutanix Clusters on AWS, Gartner's IaaS report has some surprises, LinkedIn sells SlideShare, and Have I Been Pwned is going open source. All this and more of the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown. https://youtu.be/bojJSn-vp2s
28:22
August 12, 2020
Nvidia, Arm, and SoftBank | Gestalt IT Rundown: August 5, 2020
Why does Nvidia want to buy Arm? Why is public cloud revenue growth slowing down? How can Backblaze help overcome cloud egress fees? Why are we asking so many questions? Get the answers with Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth on the Gestalt IT Rundown. https://youtu.be/W90_lBShO6k
29:19
August 5, 2020
Garmin's Ransomware Outage | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 29, 2020
Garmin goes dark for days due to a ransomware outage, Intel's 7nm delay forces a major reorganization, New Zealand tries to make algorithms accountable, and Cloudflare launches a serverless offering. Rich Stroffolino and guest co-host Max Mortillaro discuss all these and more on the Gestalt IT Rundown! https://youtu.be/0hOH2SmH_tY
29:35
July 29, 2020
EU Lowers Its Privacy Shield | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 22, 2020
The EU Court of Justice invalidates the EU-US Privacy Shield framework, Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss the implications for SMBs. Plus Dell confirms its investigating a spinoff for VMware, and Windows 10X gets a lot more boring. All this and the rest of the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown! https://youtu.be/S5k66XU8SGE
27:01
July 22, 2020
What Will HPE Do With Silver Peak? | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 15, 2020
HPE bought Silver Peak, Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth break down what the company will do with the SD-WAN stalwart. Then they discuss the latest GCP announcements from Cloud Next 20. Plus Nvidia's big week versus Intel, Huawei striking out in the UK, Zoom launching hardware, and a major acquisition in the component market. https://youtu.be/X6KzPTPgg3o
29:33
July 15, 2020
Why Did VMware Buy Datrium? | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 8, 2020
VMware gets some interesting DR assets with Datrium, Alphabet's Loom starts internet balloon service in Kenya, most passwords are bad, and Dfinity opens up its decentralized serverless service to developers. https://youtu.be/ZSFKkCaHibM
31:44
July 8, 2020
AWS Goes to Space | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 1, 2020
Amazon launches the Aeronautics and Satellite Solutions to go to space, Salesforce tries to remove gender bias from AI, and Microsoft launches initiatives to upskill the economy. All this and more IT news of the week with Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth on the Gestalt IT Rundown. https://youtu.be/wwTIPJCp5g4
28:45
July 1, 2020
Is Dell Selling VMware? | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 24, 2020
Dell is reportedly investigating a VMware spinoff, a bill in the US Senate would require tech companies to help break encryption, Intel launched Gen 2 Optane DIMMs, and AWS mitigates the largest DDoS. Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth break it all down on this week's Gestalt IT Rundown. https://youtu.be/yy6RHtlNuZY
36:31
June 24, 2020
Cisco SecureX Reaches General Availability | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 17, 2020
Cisco announces that its SecureX platforms becomes generally available on June 30th, GitHub will change repository names from "master" to "main", and Intel integrates CET into Tiger Lake CPUs. All this and the rest of the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown, streaming live at 12:30pm ET every Wednesday. https://youtu.be/WVPdJbxkbp4
31:45
June 17, 2020
NetApp Buys Spot.io | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 10, 2020
NetApp buys Spot.io, VMware gets LastLine, IBM exits the facial recognition business, and Slack cozies up to AWS. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss all this and more of the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown. https://youtu.be/wxVnFPYzYPU
22:56
June 10, 2020
Cisco Postpones Cisco Live | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 3, 2020
This week we're doing a headlines only version of the Gestalt IT Rundown. Cisco announced it is postponing Cisco Live, ThousandEyes and Edgewise Networks are acquires, OpenAI details a new learning model, and Zoom will provide end-to-end encryption to only paid users. https://youtu.be/ydnIjOWT4u8
13:16
June 3, 2020
How is COVID-19 Impacting Digital Transformation? | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 27, 2020
This week on the Rundown, Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth dig into a new survey of IT pros asking how COVID-19 is impacting digital transformation. Are these changes long term strategic changes or short term mixes? Plus HPE announces aggressive cost savings, 44.2 Terrabit per second internet is a thing, and GDPR hits the terrible twos. All this and more on the Rundown this week.
26:36
May 27, 2020
Catching Up On Microsoft Build 2020 | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 20, 2020
This week we're focused on the big announcements from Microsoft Build. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino break down the latest updates with Office, Azure, AI, and open source. There's a lot to unpack from this major Microsoft event. https://youtu.be/k3fBp7ybcao
29:40
May 20, 2020
Dell EMC Unifies Midrange Storage with PowerStore | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 13, 2020
Dell EMC releases PowerStore to unify its midrange storage options, Windows and Linux PCs have a big Thunderbolt vulnerability, and Google unifies the leadership for its messaging products. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss all of this and more this week. https://youtu.be/_4cvSZ1Izt8
28:39
May 13, 2020
Why Did Nvidia Buy Cumulus Networks? | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 6, 2020
Nvidia buys Cumulus Networks, Nutanix furloughs 25% of its staff, ransomware disclosures to the FTC spike, and Salt vulnerabilities are rapidly exploited. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss these and all the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown. https://youtu.be/ixq0IuxE5B4
30:32
May 6, 2020
Google's Cloud Business Rising? | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 29, 2020
Google's Cloud business reports revenue while it plans to grow Google Meet, Arm wants to give startups the first license taste for free, and can OpenCL 3.0 roll back the clock? Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss these and all the IT news of the week, live at 12:30pm ET on the Gestalt IT Rundown! https://youtu.be/nZLJG91Gdyk
28:16
April 29, 2020
What Will Verizon Do With BlueJeans? | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 22, 2020
Verizon buys teleconferencing provider BlueJeans Network, Dropbox offers bug bounties for vendors, Alkira comes out of stealth, and Google releases advanced remote access tools. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss all the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown, streaming live at 12:30pm ET. https://youtu.be/X5CuzS-acLc
29:15
April 22, 2020
An Extra Virtual VMworld | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 15, 2020
VMware announced that VMworld US and WMworld Europe will be combined into a virtual event held in September, GitHub opens up private repositories to all users, IBM opens up resources to help with the dearth of COBOL programmers, and more. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss these and more during the show today. Be sure to subscribe on YouTube to catch the live stream every Wednesday at 12:30pm ET.
28:49
April 15, 2020
How to Solve Zoombombing | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 8, 2020
Zoombombing is becoming a problem and the industry, and Zoom itself reacts. Plus the MANRS group gets lots of new members to improve internet routing security, the Linux Foundation is working with a microkernel and the FCC is set to vote on 6GHz. Join Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth as they discuss on the Gestalt IT Rundown!
24:22
April 8, 2020
Palo Alto Networks To Acquire CloudGenix | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 1, 2020
Palo Alto Networks reached an agreement to buy CloudGenix. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss why they made the move and whether SD-WAN is just a SASE feature now. Plus they discuss why the bloom is off Zoom, if COVID-19 revealed a critical flaw in modern startups, and why Microsoft is trying to pitch Teams to consumers. https://youtu.be/esROLCNMV7k
33:11
April 1, 2020
O’Reilly Closes Event Business | Gestalt IT Rundown: March 25, 2020
O’Reilly closes its event business, Microsoft has a font of exploits, the power of Folding@Home, and Storj Labs decentralizes cloud storage. Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth discuss all this and more on the Gestalt IT Rundown this week, with special guest Stephen Foskett.
27:45
March 25, 2020
GitHub Acquires npm | Gestalt IT Rundown: March 18, 2020
GitHub acquires npm to better secure the open source software supply chain, FireEye sees human triggered ransomware increase over 800%, a wormable SMB flaw is published, and Amazon might use the Linux Foundation's Dent project to open source cashierless tech. All this and more on this week's Gestalt IT Rundown. Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth break down the IT news of the week.
28:15
March 18, 2020
It's x86 Vulnerability Week | Gestalt IT Rundown: March 11, 2020
New vulnerabilities are published for AMD and Intel Processors, and we get an early look at the performance of Amazon's Graviton2 processor. Join Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth as they discuss all the IT news of the week!
28:15
March 11, 2020
The Enterprise Response to COVID-19 | Gestalt IT Rundown: March 4, 2020
Google, Cisco, Zoom, and Microsoft offer free teleconferencing to help stop COVID-19 spread, 80 Arm cores come to the datacenter, bill passes to rip and replace Huawei equipment for rural ISPs, and things are looking bad for the commodity server market. Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss all the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown! This week on the Rundown: Wi-Fi Dissassociation Bug Libra Lessons MediaTek Rootkit  Honeywell Goes Quantum Teleconference vs COVID-19 Ampere Brings 80-Cores to Arm Secure and Trusted Telecommunications Networks Act Passes Commodity Server Troubles
31:06
March 4, 2020
FreedomFi To Offer Private LTE Networks | Gestalt IT Rundown: February 26, 2020
FreedomFi is using open spectrum for private LTE networks, Azure Sphere goes GA, Intel still makes 5G things, and Cisco launched SecureX. Join Rich Stroffolino and Josh Fidel to get caught up on all the IT news of the week with the Gestalt IT Rundown. This Week on the Rundown: Mozilla Makes DNS Over HTTPS Default UK Accounts Go to the US  Google Cloud Security Updates McAfee Buys Light Point Security CXL FTW Intel Still Does 5G Azure Sphere Goes GA Cisco SecureX Gonna Give It To Ya Let FreedomFi Ring
29:32
February 26, 2020
Dell Technologies Sells RSA Security to Private Equity Fund | Gestalt IT Rundown: February 19, 2020
Dell Technologies sells RSA Security, Arista buys Big Switch, Google restructures its cloud business, and Microsoft updates Dynamics 365. Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth discuss this and more today for the Gestalt IT Rundown, your weekly IT news briefings. This week on the Rundown: IBM Cancels on RSA Conference More JEDI Drama EU To Investigate Emerging Tech Markets The Free Speech of Maine ISPs Google Closes on Looker Dell Makes RSA Conference Awkward Google Cloud Restructuring  Arista Buys Big Swtich Microsoft Announced Big Dynamics 365 Update Cloudian and Veeam Form Ransomware Tag Team
28:46
February 19, 2020
The End to No Breach Ransomware? | Gestalt IT Rundown: February 12, 2020
New ransomware attacked exfiltrate data prior to encryption for blackmail, IBM standardizes on Slack, the impact of India's proposed data privacy law, and more this week. Rich Stroffolino is joined by Keith Townsend this week for the Gestalt IT Rundown, your weekly IT news briefings. This week on the Rundown: The End to No Breach Ransomware?  SaaS-as-a-Security IBM Gives Itself Some Slack Impacts of India's Proposed Privacy Law Is Chrome Too Opinionated? Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Data Science Service Cortex M Gets ML Boost Nutanix Updates Karbon And Then There Were Three Apple Throws FIDO a Bone
28:48
February 12, 2020
VMware per-CPU Cost Changes | Gestalt IT Rundown: February 5 ,2020
VMware changes up its per-CPU pricing to reflect the proliferation of CPU cores, WireGuard VPN is coming to the Linux kernel, Western Digital finds a buyer for ActiveScale, Intel drops its Nervana chip line, and Google Cloud reveals revenue numbers. All this and more with Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth on this week's Gestalt IT Rundown. This week on the Rundown: VMware Per-CPU Licensing Change WireGuard To Linux Western Digital Sells ActiveScale Intel Drops Nervana HPE Acquires Scytale GCP Revenue Bye Bye Blackberry Brand? Microsoft Teams Down Google Glass for the Enterprise Masses IBM Names New CEO SAP 2040 Support The Gestalt IT Rundown is a live weekly look at the IT news of the week. It broadcasts live on YouTube every Wednesday at 12:30pm ET. Be sure to subscribe to Gestalt IT on YouTube for the show each week.
28:55
February 5, 2020
Cisco Live Europe Reactions | Gestalt IT Rundown: January 29, 2020
Reactions from Cisco Live Europe, VMware layoffs hit hard, Google looking to compete with Microsoft Teams. Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth are talking about all these and more on the Gestalt IT Rundown, your weekly IT news briefing. This week on the Rundown: Google Bug Bounty Payouts up 91% Thunderbird Goes Corporate App Maker Shutdown LoRaWAN Security Issues? ServiceNow Shifts Focus Google Testing Comms App for Business Proposed UK IoT Rules VMware Layoffs AI But For WebEx
26:33
January 29, 2020
Is Open-Source Licensing Broken? | Gestalt IT Rundown: January 22, 2020
A new survey shows that open-source projects are abandoning copyleft licensing, VMware acquires the network analytics startup Nyansa, and IBM actually increased revenue. Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth are talking about these and more on the Gestalt IT Rundown, your source for the IT news of the week. This week on the Rundown: Canonical Announced Anbox Cloud Low Tide for Digital Ocean? Cloud Computing Like It's 1988 Google Partners with Airtel Chromebooks Getting Updates Through Graduation IBM Grows Revenue VMware Buys Nyansa  Is Open-Source Licensing Copyleft Behind? 
30:33
January 22, 2020
Veeam Acquired by Insight Partners | Gestalt IT Rundown: January 15, 2020
Google announced it acquired AppSheet, a no-code development platform for workplace apps like CRM, field inspections or personalized reporting. Google plans to integrate this into Google Cloud and focus it on specific verticals like financ Veeam will be acquired by Insight Partners for $5 billion, Packet gets bought by Equinix, billions of medical images found stored in unsecured servers, and IBM fights the patent trolls. Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth are talking about these and more on the Gestalt IT Rundown, your source for the IT news of the week. This week on the Rundown: Billions of medical images stored unsecured online Veeam acquired Packet bought too Apple gearing up for encryption case with DOJ Google acquires AppSheet IBM joins LOT Network Google phasing out user-agent strings in Chrome
30:17
January 15, 2020
AI Patent Trolls | Gestalt IT Rundown: January 8, 2020
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss if AI should be able to get patents, if Microsoft getting into Teams hardware spells trouble for Cisco, and the first impacts of CCPA. 
27:17
January 8, 2020
2019 in Review | Gestalt IT Rundown: December 18, 2019
This week, Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino look back at 2019. They discuss the biggest IT news, from new regulations and acquisitions, to new product releases and partnerships. It was a busy year, but they help put the news in context in this episode. 
32:41
December 18, 2019
India's New Data Regulation Bill | Gestalt IT Rundown: December 11, 2019
This week on the Gestalt IT Rundown, Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss the details of a new data regulation bill from India. Some are comparing it to GDPR, but with important new wrinkles. Plus they discuss China taking government computing domestic within three years, why Intel might make quantum computing boring, and in AWS being investigated by the FTC is a big deal. 
30:37
December 11, 2019
Machine Learning Dominates at AWS re:Invent 2019 | Gestalt IT Rundown: December 4, 2019
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino look at the big announcements from AWS re:Invent, with a heavy dose of machine learning. Plus they cover the latest acquisition by Palo Alto Networks, why looking at IT as a cost center is a problem for political candidates, and the EU sanctioning the EU.
28:13
December 4, 2019
Mirantis Contains Docker Enterprise | Gestalt IT Rundown: November 20, 2019
This week on the Rundown, Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss Mirantis acquiring Docker Enterprise, Intel's openAPI programming model, why the US Supreme Court will debate Java, and how Google broke Chrome for Citrix users. 
27:05
November 20, 2019
Disney Nonplussed | Gestalt IT Rundown: November 13, 2019
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino are talking about the latest annual user report from GitHub, why 5G security flaws are a good thing, the fine art of getting ahead of regulation, and what caused service disruptions for Disney+.
32:36
November 14, 2019
Glass Effect | Gestalt IT Rundown: November 6, 2019
This week, Rich Stroffolino is flying solo and discussing one major story, the first proof of concept of Microsoft's Project Silica. This glass based storage offers a potential archival alternative to tape that could have huge applications as a cold storage medium. Learn about the details in this episode!
09:55
November 6, 2019
The Last JEDI | Gestalt IT Rundown: October 30, 2019
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino are talking about the state of public cloud, why Microsoft is the last JEDI, and why the patent shoe is on the other foot for Intel.
28:10
October 30, 2019
Microsoft's First Movere Advantage | Gestalt IT Rundown: October 23, 2019
Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth talk about the IT news of the week, including a look at IBM's financials since acquiring Red Hat, the Air Force SACCSing floppies, Microsoft's recent acquisitions, and another week of terrible data leaks. Fun times!
27:31
October 23, 2019
Sudon't Make Me a Sandwich | Gestalt IT Rundown: October 16, 2019
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino look at the news from Commvault GO, the increasing attrition in the Libra Association, how AWS made Oracle sad, and why you might want to say "sudon't make me a sandwich." 
26:16
October 16, 2019
VMware Takes the Carbon Black | Gestalt IT Rundown: October 9, 2019
This week, Stephen Foskett and Rich Stroffolino discuss VMware closing on the acquisition of Carbon Black, why Workplace by Facebook is growing so fast, how Puppet is going after cloud-native development with Project Nebula, and why semi-custom silicon is the new hotness. 
26:01
October 9, 2019
WeWork's IP-No | Gestalt IT Rundown: October 2, 2019
Rich Stroffolino and Ken Nalbone discuss the IT news of the week, including Docker's quest for more funding, PDF encryption problems, WeWork cancelling their IPO, and why Congress is interested in DNS-over-HTTPS.
29:02
October 2, 2019
Not Hot For Bots | Gestalt IT Rundown: September 25, 2019
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss Western Digital exiting the enterprise storage market, Microsoft getting into the SIEM, and Cloudflare hitting the bots hard.
26:41
September 25, 2019
Leaving the Ecuador Open | Gestalt IT Rundown, September 18, 2019
This week on the Gestalt IT Rundown, Stephen Foskett and Ken Nalbone are joined by Justin Warren live from Pure Accelerate. They're talking about the big news from the show, a data leak the size of Ecuador, Oracle suddenly offering free stuff, and so much more!
20:57
September 18, 2019
Don't Hate, Regulate | Gestalt IT Rundown: September 11, 2019
This week on the show, Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss the raft of investigations into big tech and how likely they are to lead to meaningful regulation. Then they discuss Amazon expanding its blockchain offerings, a Exim server exploit, and Google open sourcing differential privacy.  Editors note: Apologies for Rich's audio quality, the wrong mic input was used. 
24:06
September 11, 2019
Commvault Buys Hedvig | Gestalt IT Rundown: September 4, 2019
This week on the Gestalt IT Rundown, Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss what Commvault gets by buying Hedvig, why ads in your terminal aren't happening anytime soon, and who's at fault with Supermicro's BMC security exploit. 
22:59
September 4, 2019
Of Chips and Acquisitions | Gestalt IT Rundown: August 21, 2019
Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth discuss the IT news of the week, including big VMware acquisitions, AI chips from Intel, and OpenPower going open source (sorta).
23:34
August 21, 2019
AMD Wasn't Built In A Day | Gestalt IT Rundown: August 14, 2019
This week we talked about the WeWork IPO, why misconfigured EBS snapshots are the new misconfigured S3 buckets, and why AMD's new server chips weren't built in a day. 
26:52
August 14, 2019
Jira and the Definition of All | Gestalt IT Rundown: August 7, 2019
Ken Nalbone and Rich Stroffolino discuss configuration issues leading to privacy breaches with Jira, why the FCC set rules for new broadband coverage maps, Microsoft's Azure Security Lab, and if Facebook's Workplace redesign can spur adoption. 
25:41
August 7, 2019
What's In Your Bucket | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 31, 2019
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss the IT news of the week, including what we know about the big Capital One data leak, if Dish can become a viable 4th carrier, if Very Low Power Wi-Fi will be useful, and more!
26:03
July 31, 2019
VPNemy at the Gates | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 24, 2019
Ken Nalbone and Rich Stroffolino discuss if browser extensions are an under evaluated threat surface, if you can store a SQL database in DNA, what Microsoft's investment in OpenAI means, and so much more this week.  
28:45
July 24, 2019
Germany Drops the Hessians on Microsoft | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 17, 2019
Stephen Foskett and Rich Stroffolino discuss why the German state of Hesse says Office365 is illegal for schools, the FTC dropping a $5 billion fine on Facebook, Oracle's complaint over the JEDI contract being dismissed, and more. 
28:27
July 17, 2019
FUD: Fear, UK and DNS | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 10, 2019
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino are talking about the IT news of the week, including Zoom's nasty security vulnerability, Cisco buying Acacia,  the UK vs Mozilla, and why 7-11 isn't known for making apps.
28:19
July 10, 2019
Cloudfail | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 3, 2019
Ken Nalbone and Rich Stroffolino discuss the recent Cloudflare outage, how big the overall SaaS market is, if Huawei and the US are patching things up, and why Broadcom wants to buy Symantec. 
23:06
July 3, 2019
HCI See What You Did There | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 26, 2019
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss what Extreme Networks is getting by buying Aerohive, what the latest marketshare numbers spell for Nutanix in the HCI market, why Micron beat on its earnings expectations, and more! 
23:52
June 26, 2019
Nvidia Arms Itself | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 19, 2019
Ken Nalbone and Rich Stroffolino discuss all the announcements from HPE Discover, Nvidia bringing CUDA to ARM, Huawei slashing revenue, and the League of Entropy. 
22:34
June 19, 2019
Azure and Oracle Connect | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 5, 2019
This week, Ken Nalbone and Rich Stroffolino discuss the Oracle-Microsoft cloud bromance, forthcoming antitrust investigations into hyperscalers, and why the tape industry is trying to kill itself.
26:36
June 5, 2019
Bad Week To Be A Standards Body | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 29, 2019
This week on the Rundown, Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss the relevant news out of Computex, how future HTML standards are changing, and Huawei getting the boot from a few standards bodies.
25:42
May 29, 2019
Dropping the Hammer on Huawei | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 22, 2019
Ken Nalbone and Tom Hollingsworth discuss Huawei's woes, how 5G might effect the weather, Broadcom coming under scrutiny, KubeCon announcements, and more!
27:16
May 22, 2019
Intel Hits the ZombieLoad | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 15, 2019
Richard Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth are discuss the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown. They talked about a major Cisco security vulnerability, an interesting acquisition by VMware, and why 2019 is the year of Linux on Linux on the Desktop. New Friendly Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
24:00
May 15, 2019
The Perpetual Plugin Problem | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 8, 2019
This week, Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino talked about the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown. They discussed the news from Microsoft Build, security issues with GitHub and Jenkins, and the Firefox Add-On kerfuffle.
26:10
May 8, 2019
Azure and VMware Team Up | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 1, 2019
From Dell Technologies World, Stephen Foskett and Ken Nalbone are here with the Gestalt IT Rundown. They discussed if Azure is catching up to AWS, a big data breach of 80 million US households, and the implications of Azure integrating with VMware.
22:42
May 1, 2019
Docker Partners With Arm | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 24, 2019
Ken Nalbone and Richard Stroffolino discuss the IT news of the week including Docker and Arm's new partnership, Samsung betting big on non-volatile chips, DNA storage, and more! New Friendly Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
25:50
April 24, 2019
Patent Peace in Our Time | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 17, 2019
This week on the Gestalt IT Rundown, Tom Hollingsworth and Richard Stroffolino talk about Intel getting out of the 5G business, VPN flaws, security issues with WPA3, and patent peace in our time. New Friendly Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
24:10
April 17, 2019
Run, Google Cloud Run | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 10, 2019
This week on the Gestalt IT Rundown, Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discussed the news from Google Cloud Next, the HPE-Nutanix partnership, AWS playing dirty, and more. New Friendly Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
25:02
April 10, 2019
Intel Announces All The Things | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 3, 2019
Rich Stroffolino and Ken Nalbone and talking about the big IT news of the week. Today they are looking at the implications of Cloudflare's new VPN, Intel's bevy of datacenter announcements, who's making money in HCI, and more!
25:14
April 3, 2019
Pwn2Asus | Gestalt IT Rundown: March 27, 2019
This week, Ken Nalbone and Rich Stroffolino are discussing Asus distributed signed malware, Pwn2Own finding another VM escape bug, which programming languages are gaining traction, and Oracle Cloud drama. It's your Gestalt IT Rundown! New Friendly Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
27:36
March 27, 2019
Open Source's Amazon Problem | Gestalt IT Rundown: March 20, 2019
This week Ken Nalbone and Rich Stroffolino discussed if open source has an Amazon problem, the enterprise tech behind Google Stadia game streaming announcement, when we'll see zettascale computing, and more. New Friendly Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
28:31
March 20, 2019
NGINX Receives the F5 | Gestalt IT Rundown: March 13, 2019
Today on the Rundown, Stephen Foskett and Tom Hollingsworth discussed the big acquisition news of the week, with Mellanox Technologies and NGINX, Inc. both getting bought. Plus the death of the Cookie Wall, a big breach at Citrix, and more! Music Credit: "New Friendly" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)  Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License  http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
25:40
March 13, 2019
The Backstory Chronicle | Gestalt IT Rundown: March 6, 2019
This week, Ken Nalbone and Rich Stroffolino are looking at the IT news of the week with the Gestalt IT Rundown. Did Alphabet just kill Splunk? How did Dell EMC's earnings look after going public again? What does Juniper Networks' acquisition of Mist Systems mean? All this and more! "News Theme" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
26:38
March 6, 2019
IBM BMC OMG! | Gestalt IT Rundown: February 27, 2019
It's the Gestalt IT Rundown, your weekly look at the IT news of the week. This week, Tom Hollingsworth and Ken Nalbone discuss Microsoft's new enterprise AR hardware, the Spectre of Spectre, US-Huawei tensions at MWC, and the security implications of BMCs on bare metal. "News Theme" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
22:46
February 27, 2019
UK OK With Huawei | Gestalt IT Rundown: February 20, 2019
The Gestalt IT Rundown gets you up to speed on the latest IT news. This week, Tom Hollingsworth and Richard Stroffolino talked about an interesting acquisition by Palo Alto Networks, the UK's plans for 5G infrastructure, AI on the edge, and more!
27:28
February 20, 2019
Intel's Swan Song | Gestalt IT Rundown: February 6, 2019
Get caught up on the IT news of the week with the Gestalt IT Rundown. Stephen Foskett and Ken Nalbone discuss calls from Cisco for GDPR-like privacy regulation in the US, what new Intel CEO Bob Swan means for the company's future, Slack's first steps toward going public, and more. "News Theme" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
15:34
February 6, 2019
Olympic Hacking in Japan | Gestalt IT Rundown: January 30, 2019
Ken Nalbone and Rich Stroffolino are running down the IT news of the week. This time they are talking about the latest US-Huawei tensions, Slack reaching 10 million DAU, Rubrik's data leak, and Japan's plan to hack into their own IOT devices. "News Theme" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
23:01
January 30, 2019
Leave Open Source Alone Amazon | Gestalt IT Rundown: January 16, 2019
Rich Stroffolino and Ken Nalbone discuss the IT news of the week on the Gestalt IT Rundown. Databases, open source drama, TLS certificates, chip news, and more! "News Theme" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
29:39
January 16, 2019
Dropping the HAMR on Qualcomm | Gestalt IT Rundown: January 9, 2019
On this episode of the Gestalt IT Rundown, Stephen Foskett and Tom Hollingsworth are talking about MAMR vs HAMR drives, what the glut of IoT devices announced at CES means for security, and IBM's new quantum computer. "News Theme" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
32:51
January 9, 2019
Co-CEO FTW | Gestalt IT Rundown: August 8, 2018
Rich Stroffolino is back for a solo Rundown, talking about Salesforce's new Co-CEO, Arista settling up with Cisco, TSMC gets a cold, and the advent of dedicated AI chips.
07:14
August 8, 2018
AMD Plays the Long Hygon | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 11, 2018
Tom Hollingsworth flies solo in this episode of the Gestalt IT Rundown. In this episode, he reviews how AMD can cross-license x86 in China, Alibaba Cloud partnering in the UK, and the fate of Tintri.
19:14
July 12, 2018
WPA3 Is Certifiable | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 27, 2018
It's your weekly look at the IT news, the Gestalt IT Rundown. Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth discuss terrible Apple keyboards, the Snapdragon 1000, Google Cloud FileStore, WP3, and a post-Krzanich Intel.
28:42
June 27, 2018
Christmas for Cisco in July Systems | GITR, June 20, 2018
The Gestalt IT Rundown returns, bringing you another week's worth of IT news. Tom Hollingsworth and Richard Stroffolino discuss the Cisco acquisition of July Systems, DockerHub hosting crytojacking images, a reported national privacy plan, AT&T - Time Warner merger approval, and more.
22:16
June 20, 2018
The Ice Man Buyeth | Gestalt IT Rundown, June 6, 2018
This week on the Rundown, Tom Hollingsworth and Richard Stroffolino discuss the GitHub acquisition, SAP CRM, lifting the ZTE ban, and the IT implications of WWDC.
25:53
June 6, 2018
The Vermont Effect | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 30, 2018
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss the VPNFilter malware, Vermont's regulation of data brokers, how cloud CAPEX is going for Oracle and IBM, and Nvidia's updated cloud server infrastructure.
22:02
May 30, 2018
Q(uestion)LC Flash | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 23, 2018
It's the Gestalt IT Rundown, running down the IT news of the week with Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino. Is a new Spectre upon us? Will QLC flash eat spinning disks? Is Sharepoint the tip of the AR spear? How can Dell EMC clean up their storage portfolio?
25:38
May 24, 2018
The Eventful Edge | Gestalt IT Rundown: May 9, 2018
This week on the Gestalt IT Rundown, we're reviewing some of the big announcements coming out of Microsoft Build, Google IO and other industry events.
14:44
May 10, 2018
Windows 10 Lean - April 25, 2018
This week on the Rundown, Rich Stroffolino takes a look at some of the overarching trends from RSA Conference, examines why the Flickr acquisition is a sign of potential SaaS problems, and asks if Windows 10 Lean is interesting.
15:59
April 25, 2018
Qualcomm's Terrible No Good Very Bad Acquisition
Rich Stroffolino is riding solo on this episode of the Gestalt IT Rundown. He runs down the IT news of the week, including a Qualcomm - NXP acquisition reset, another good quarter for IBM, Docker Enterprise Edition 2.0, and Azure Sphere.
10:11
April 19, 2018
Last Password | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 11, 2018
This week Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss skinny mainframes, container standardization, SaaS doom, and the end of passwords.
26:22
April 11, 2018
Panera is Toast | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 4, 2018
This week Rich Stroffolino and Tom Hollingsworth discuss exploits against Drupal and Panera, Microsoft reorganizing Windows, and Cloudflare's DNS. For more IT news, head to http://GestaltIT.com
24:32
April 5, 2018
HPE's Run-on Sentences | Gestalt IT Rundown: March, 28, 2018
Rich Stroffolino is flying solo this week on the Rundown! Talking HPE's acquisition of Cape Networks, Foxconn buying Belkin, the state of the African tech startup scene, and announcements from NVIDIA GTC.
09:00
March 28, 2018
Windows Server Millennium Edition | Gestalt IT Rundown: March 21, 2018
Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino discuss the IT news of the week. This week, they discuss the dramatic growth of container and serverless adoption on AWS, taking Qualcomm private, Windows Server 2019, and Facebook's Fabric Aggregation Layer donation.
22:42
March 21, 2018
Bad Moon Ryzen | Gestalt IT Rundown - March 14, 2018
The Gestalt IT Rundown looks at the IT news of the week with hosts Tom Hollingsworth and Rich Stroffolino. Today they talked about the death of Broadcom-Qualcomm, cryptomining on your calendar, AMD CPU security flaws, and Pi Day! Music by Kevin Macleod: https://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/mp3-royaltyfree/Hiding%20Your%20Reality.mp3
19:51
March 15, 2018