MJFChat: How stable is Office 365? Can I trust the cloud? - Audio Now Available
The conversation with Tony Redmond is now available on-demand, below, and the transcript can be found here.
We’re starting a new, twice-monthly interview show on Petri.com that will cover topics of (hopefully) high interest to our tech-professional audience. We are calling this show “MJFChat.”
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Traditional IT tools, including Microsoft SCCM, Ghost Solution Suite, and KACE, often require considerable custom configurations by T3 technicians (an expensive and often elusive IT resource) to enable management of a hybrid onsite + remote workforce. In many cases, even with the best resources, organizations are finding that these on-premise tools simply cannot support remote endpoints consistently and reliably due to infrastructure limitations.
I — Mary Jo Foley, Petri’s Community Magnate — will be interviewing a variety of IT-savvy folks. Some of these will be Petri contributors; some will be tech-company employees; some will be IT pros. We will be tackling various subject areas in the form of 30-minute audio interviews. I will be asking the questions, the bulk of which we’re hoping will come from you, our Petri.com community of readers.
We will ask for questions a week ahead of each chat. Readers can post their suggested questions in the designated “MJFChat” area in our Petri.com forums. Once the interviews are completed — and hopefully on the same day the interview is done — we will post the audio and associated transcript in the forums for readers to digest at their leisure.
Our first chat, scheduled for Monday March 4, is between me and Petri.com contributor and Office 365 expert Tony Redmond. The general topic of that chat will be “How stable is Office 365? Can I trust the cloud?” (But other Office 365 server questions will be welcome. Please leave your Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Clippy questions at home for this one.)
Going forward, we’ll be posting our list of upcoming guests and topics as we finalize them. A little sneak peek: Our next guest will be Microsoft’s General Manager of Engineering for Dynamics 365 Mixed Reality Apps Lorraine Bardeen. She’ll be chatting with me on Monday, March 18. So start thinking of your HoloLens/Dynamics 365/mixed reality questions now!
If you know someone you’d like to see interviewed on the MJFChat show, including yourself, send me a note at [email protected] (Let me know why you think this person would be an awesome guest and what topics you’d like to see covered.) We’ll take things from there….