IT Pro Show 50: 07.25.2011

Same3Guys IT Pro Show

Tech News:

  • Corporate developers warming up to NoSQL?
  • RIM workforce down 11%, 2000 jobs
  • SUSE linux gets Microsoft assistance for 4 years and $100M
  • Microsoft Online Services Division still not profitable after 22 quarters
  • 100 years ago: IBM patent punch card tabulation machine
  • 800,000 square feet of federal data centers to close by 2012. Here’s a Dilbert strip that is relevant to the topic.
  • OpenGroup makes changes to ITAC, the IT Architect Certification

Main Topic:

  • Are you developing your relationships offline, in the Real World? We talk about “old school” meeting people professionally.

Tech Bookshelf:

  • “If you don’t understand people, you don’t understand business.” video  Simon Sinek, author of Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action