Rory McCaw - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:34:Can you share a little bit about your background?”….I am a Principal Consultant at a company called Infront Consulting Group. Infront focuses on the deployment and integration and customization of different Microsoft Systems Center technologies within large corporate enterprise environments. My role is to help and assist in the deployment and integration of those technologies…


David Gibson - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:46:How did you get to your current position at Microsoft and what key lessons can you share from your long history of successes?”….I have a broad experience across many fields that I see as triangulating between education, intellectual property publishing and technology….” :01:54:Can you profile your current roles and opportunities?”….I’m currently leading a team with…


John Policelli - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:44:You have a long history with wide expertise in Windows operating systems and especially Windows Server 2008. Can you overview the Windows Server 2008 product suite?”…there are a number of editions which include Web, Standard, Enterprise, Data Center, Titanium and HPC. I primarily deal with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise but I’ll do my best to…


Marcus Schmidt - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:31:Can you provide a profile of your roles and challenges?”….I spend a lot of time working with folks outside the company to understand more about their challenges in using our products but also to encourage these folks to share their ideas and tips and stories about how they use our technology….” :01:35:Marcus shares how he…


Terry Linkletter - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:48:Terry shares the catalysts that led him into computing. :01:58:Can you profile your current role at Microsoft?”….I think I’ve got the best job in the world. I get to work with some very brilliant people and give them some pointers (thorough and well documented) on how they can make their estimates of what it will…


Jeff Kempiners - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:37:Can you provide your insights into application migration and how that fits into a modern software development lifecycle and the ‘software factory’ approach. “….For me ‘software factory’ means taking the specialization of development to a slightly higher level so that it’s going to encompass all aspects of the software development lifecycle. From business driven requirements…


Robert Beggs - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:31:Can you provide a profile of your roles and challenges?”….I’m involved with a firm called DigitalDefence and we specialize in penetration testing and incident response data forensics. These reflect the challenges that we are facing in the security environment right now….” :01:59:What are your recommendations for security governance and defense in depth?”….Before you adopt a…


Brian O'Higgins - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:31:Can you provide a profile of your roles and challenges?”…My role is a Chief Technology Officer with a small technology company called Third Brigade which provides security products to keep your server safe. But I’m more or less an industry spokesman for this type of technology….speaking to customers, analysts, including the press ….” :01:12:What are…


Kai Axford - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:42:Can you provide a profile of your roles and challenges?”….My role is to travel around the world and to speak with security executives and the IT professionals that work for the security executives and evangelize the Microsoft security message…..and to gather feedback on what Microsoft is doing well and what we are not doing well…


David Woods - Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topics

:00:30:Can you provide a profile of your roles and challenges?”….We write software for clients and provide website hosting for our clients. Our challenges are to keep our software and our servers secure and to educate our clients and our staff about security….” :01:00:What are your recommendations for security governance and defense in depth?”….Governance can bring…