Interop Preview: An Interview With Chris Murphy
E2 Radio 3/6/2014 742 comments
If you want the latest take on the life of today's CIO, you can't miss this Interop Preview episode of E2 Radio.
We're going to be talking with Chris Murphy, editor of InformationWeek and Strategic CIO columnist on digitial business issues. In the conversation and online discussion we'll hear about key technology and organizational issues for today's CIO. We'll also get the latest on the CIO-specific program that's part of the conference at Interop 2014 in Las Vegas.
Chris Murphy has been covering technology leadership and strategy issues for InformationWeek since 1999. Before that, he was editor of the Budapest Business Journal, a business newspaper in Hungary; and a daily newspaper reporter in Michigan, where he covered everything from crime to the car industry. Murphy studied economics and journalism at Michigan State University, has an MBA from the University of Virginia, and has passed the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exams.
Top Tech Internships Pay Big Bucks
Susan Nunziata 3/3/2014 29 comments
The Glassdoor.com list of 25 companies with the highest-paid internships gives you an idea of what prospective tech interns may expect from your company. Good luck with that.
Interop Preview: An Interview With Glenn Evans
E2 Radio 2/27/2014 531 comments
Interop began as an event to test network equipment interoperability. The InteropNet is still one of the largest on-going interoperability test beds. That's why InteropNet's lead engineer, Glenn Evans, is such an important guest for E2 Radio.
Join us in this very important Interop Preview episode of E2 Radio when we talk with Glenn Evans, founder and president of Acrux Consulting and lead network engineer for InteropNet. He'll share with us how the network is coming together, which new technologies will be highlighted, and how you can follow all the action even if you can't make it to Las Vegas.
Evans brings more than 25 years of systems and networking experience in both management and technical operations, including 15 years in the event space.
Don't miss this episode with Glenn Evans -- there is guaranteed to be information that you can take from InteropNet back to your enterprise network to make it faster, more reliable, and more future-proof.
Interop Preview: an Interview With Vivek Bhaskaran
E2 Radio 2/20/2014 617 comments
IT and the enterprise it serves can't be separated. That's why business leaders can offer such valuable lessons to IT pros -- especially when those business leaders truly understand IT.
In this special episode in our series of shows bringing you speakers from the Interop 2014 conference, Vivek Bhaskaran, founder of Ideascale and Survey Analytics, will join us to talk about the business of IT -- and what IT can mean for a successful business.
He is a business leader experienced in bringing innovation to enterprise IT by changing the culture -- and we're going to be talking culture, innovation, and IT evolution in this information-packed hour.
Bhaskaran is the co-founder of IdeaScale. He plays a key role in defining company strategy, which uses technology and innovation continuously in order to maintain IdeaScale's leadership in the innovation software industry. IdeaScale is now the world's largest innovation management platform.
He is also the founding member and CEO of Survey Analytics, one of the industry's leading providers of Web-based research technologies. In 2008, Survey Analytics made Inc. magazine's list of the fastest-growing private companies, ranking 172nd overall and 25th among business-service providers.
Vivek Bhaskaran completed his primary education in India before moving to Russia and then the US. He holds a B.S. in computer science from Brigham Young University, Utah.
Real Innovation Questions
Curtis Franklin Jr. 2/20/2014 32 comments
The answers to three questions can tell you whether you're truly committed to the idea of an innovative IT department.
Interop Preview: An Interview With Jonathan Feldman
E2 Radio 2/6/2014 804 comments
When you're running a city, data is critical. When that city is known for its creative population, data is interesting, too.
In this Interop Preview episode of E2 Radio, we'll be talking with Jonathan Feldman, CIO of the City of Ashville, NC. He'll be sharing his knowledge on what it takes to be a great CIO -- and what it takes to get the job to begin with.
Jonathan Feldman is CIO for a rapidly growing North Carolina city recognized nationally and internationally for improving services to citizens and reducing expense through IT innovation. His previous work in the private sector includes providing infrastructure and security services to government, military, law enforcement, and financial services organizations. You can follow him at @_jfeldman on Twitter.
Jonathan will be speaking in the Startup Hot Seat and So You Want To Be a CIO? at Interop 2014 in Las Vegas. Join us as Jonathan shares his expertise with the E2 Radio audience -- you'll be glad you made time to tune in!
Interop Preview: An Interview With Howard Marks
E2 Radio 1/30/2014 770 comments
Storage is a mission-critical component in any IT infrastructure. The success of your storage system can make (or break) the success of your entire application delivery system.
In this special Interop Preview edition of E2 Radio, we'll talk with Howard Marks, Founder and Chief Scientist at DeepStorage, and speaker in two important Interop conference sessions.
Howard Marks provides the kind of practical, hands-on analysis that can only come from spending 30 years in the trenches. As a consultant he helped organizations large and small including American Express, JP Morgan, Borden Foods, BBDO Worldwide, and Foxwoods Resort Casino solve real-world storage and network problems.
Now at DeepStorage he runs an independent test lab evaluating the latest in storage and datacenter networking products in beautiful Santa Fe, N.M., and writing about them for multiple websites including NetworkComputing.com. An entertaining and energetic speaker, Howard speaks regularly at industry events. He has written three books and hundreds of articles on networking and storage technologies.
Join us for the in-depth interview and live online discussion about how to get the most from solid-state storage and your entire storage infrastructure in this exciting Interop Preview episode!
Curtis Franklin Jr. 1/24/2014 100 comments
Your employees are reading on their handheld devices. Are you taking advantage of their reading patterns?
Interop Preview: an Interview With Romi Mahajan
E2 Radio 1/23/2014 766 comments
Interop 2014 is fast approaching. E2 Radio will be bringing you speakers and topics from the conference in the weeks leading up to Las Vegas.
In this episode we'll be interviewing Romi Mahajan, Interop 2014 chair of the Business of IT track and a globally-renowned marketer, IT and strategy thinker, and author.
Romi's career is a storied one, including spending nine years at Microsoft. He was the first CMO of Ascentium, a leading digital agency, and founded the KKM Group, a boutique advisory firm focused on strategy and marketing. Romi has also authored two books on marketing -- including his latest, To Thine Own Self: Honesty in Marketing.
A prolific writer and speaker, Mahajan lives in Bellevue, Wash., with his wife and two kids.
Mahajan graduated from the University of California at Berkeley at the age of 19 with a Bachelor’s degree in South Asian Studies. He also received a Master’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin.
Join us for this important interview and plan to be part of the online discussion where you can talk with your fellow community members and ask Romi direct questions about marketing, the business of IT, and the upcoming conference at Interop 2014 in Las Vegas.