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HP Storage Tech Day and Nth Generation Symposium – July 29th – Aug 1st 2013

I’ll be headed back to Los Angles, CA to be part of the HP Storage Tech Day 4 and Nth Generation Symposium at the DisneyLand Hotel. First time in the hotel, it will be the closest to Disneyland I have ever been to. On July 29th, the HP Storage Tech Day will commence with Calvin Zito (@HPStorageGuy) and a merry band of bloggers. I will be there, streaming the event to YouTube. Event schedule will be up later next week. As for the blogging crew – it consists of: Nate Amsden, techopsguy.com Nina Buik, Connect-Community.com - @ninabuik Dave Hurst, TheSuperDave.com –...

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HP Tech Cast #6: Microsoft Windows Server 2012

On Tuesday, Microsoft officially launched Server 2012 to the public. This was a low key launch with a landing page with keynote videos. After, we got on HP Tech Cast with a few bloggers to talk about the “Cloud OS”. Calvin Zito joins me with bloggers John Obeto, Jason Lopez and Hans Vredevoort. We talk about Virtualization capabilities, storage, and the new ReFS file system. Podcast (hptechcast): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 59:56 — 27.5MB)

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HP TechCast Ep 2: Roundtable at ProLiant Gen8 Tech Day [Podcast]

I was in Houston, TX for HP Gen8 Tech Day and got to sit down with a few of the bloggers and HP Enterprise Gen8 team to talk about the advantages of upgrading to a Gen8 system. We set up a panel, which included: Tim Golden – CTO of ISS americas Brandon Fears – Product Marketing manager Hyperscale Business Unit Steven Schultz – Smart Storage Peter Groth – ISS Server Product Marketing If you are a blogger that would like to be part of this event, email geekazine@gmail.com or twitter @geekazine or @hpstorageguy Podcast (hptechcast): Play in new window |...

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HP TechCast Ep 1: Tornadoes Above SNW [Podcast]

In the inaugural podcast of HP TechCast, Calvin Zito talks with: Ray Lucchesi – Silverton Consulting Howard Marks – Deep storage test lab Calvin Zito – HP Storage Guy Rick Vanover – IT Pro Blogger at Rickatron They talk about the Storage Networking World (SNW) in Dallas, TX. The group discusses the changing storage area, how hard drives are not going away anytime soon, and more. All while tornadoes pass right above them! That’s dedication! HP TechCast is a podcast where Enterprise professionals meet with Bloggers to talk about trends in IT. The bloggers have a chance to get questions answered and...

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No Kodak Zi12 PlayFul Dual as Kodak Discontinues Cameras

Over the weekend, we found out that Kodak was shuttering their digital camera side of Kodak. That means both the digital cameras and their digital video cameras are being discontinued. Which means there will be no Zi12 PlayFul Dual as we were anticipating later this year. This is a sad day – The Kodak Zi8 and Zi10 were staples in my bag. Now, with no additional upgrades, I will have to hold on to my cameras a little closer. You can check out my video on the comparison between the Zi8 and Zi10. Get Kodak Zi8 at Amazon I saw...

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HP’s Prith Banerjee Answers Bloggers Questions – #HPDiscover 2011

During the HP Discover event, Prith Banerjee came into the Bloggers Lounge to talk with the group and answer any questions we had. Prith talked about the new CEO Leo Apotheker and how that affects the Converged Infrastructure and Cloud initiatives. Some of the questions that were asked included what the plan for Memristor research is, what the staff at the Palm division is like and many more. Prith wanted to stress that even though there is a change in the administration, things will go forward as planned. Changes will be made only if technology makes it change. Thanks to...

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OTT #8: Video Blogging via Steve Garfield

He is known as one of the first Video Bloggers. Living in Boston MA, Steve decided to put video into his blog in 2004. Ever since, he’s been creating content for the Web. His book is called Get Seen: Online Video Secrets to building your Business. It talks about his trials and tribulations in creating and publishing video content online. In this video, Jeffrey Powers talks with Steve Garfield about the first post, how Over the Top TV is going to change people’s viewing habits and we even find a hidden Gem. Sponsor: GoToMeeting makes it easy to collaborate online with...

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Four Bloggers Walking Vegas Strip – Interop

I have been to Vegas before, but never really did the “tourist” thing. Bob, Greg and especially Aaron (who has never been to Vegas) wanted to walk around and see the sights. We started by going from Four Seasons, to the tram and to the monorail to about mid-point in Caesar’s Palace. We then walked back to Mandalay Bay, while seeing all the great images the strip had to offer. It was a fun time and even I got to see stuff I haven’t before.

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BlogWorld & New Media Expo 2011 New York: May 24-26

Earlier in February, the folks over at BlogWorld & New Media Expo announced they have turned one event into two. One on the West Coast and one on the East. BlogWorld & New Media Expo 2011 New York is happening on May 24-26 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center. You can register to attend using the link below. You can get a 1 day, 2 day or full pass, or if you just want to check out the exhibits, you can do that, too. The full pass also gets you into the Social Media Business Summit. BlogWorld & New Media...

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Dallas Cowboys Use HP Servers: HP Proliant Day 1

It was a snowy day in Dallas, January 10th @ 5 AM and I just jumped off the plane from Vegas. With only 2 hours of Red-eye sleep, I head to the hotel where I get only 1 additional hour, followed by a long day in Texas. But it was worth it. Why was it worth it? We got to see one of the largest man-made structures in the world. The Dallas Cowboy stadium. When we got there with several bloggers in hand, Bill Haggard welcomed us to Dallas. He showed us around this behemoth of a football stadium, where we...

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Geektoberfest: 31 Days of Geek Posts

For the month of October, Geekazine will be creating posts with the “Geektoberfest” category. The page will be cataloged on the Geektoberfest page on Facebook – along with other bloggers posting to Geektoberfest. If you want to participate: Let me know. “Like” the Facebook community page and I’ll add you as an admin. Then post your “Geek” stories up on Geektoberfest.