With over 30 years of IT experience spanning Operations, Applications and Infrastructure,Kevin is a Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Independent Technology Group, a southern California based Juniper Elite partner.
Kevin is a frequent contributor to the Juniper user community forums and has achieved the title of Distinguished Expert, J-Net Community and is a member of the Juniper Ambassador program wherein he evangelizes on behalf of Juniper and Junos in the networking and security communities. He is a Juniper Ingenious Champion and is also a JNCIP-SEC, JNICS-ENT and a Juniper Certified Instructor.
Jeremy Schulman, founder of Schprockits, a network automation startup operating in stealth mode, joins us to explore whether networking professionals all need to learn programming in order to remain employed.
Research: 2014 State of the Data CenterOur latest survey shows growing demand, fixed budgets, and good reason why resellers and vendors must fight to remain relevant. One thing's for sure: The data center is poised for a wild ride, and no one wants to be left behind.
6 UC Trends to WatchInformationWeek’s 2014 Unified Communications Survey shows a revitalized market; 77% of 488 respondents have deployed UC or plan to within 24 months. Among those deploying or with plans, internal IT owns this tech: 40% will keep UC completely on premises vs. 3% going all cloud. For hybrid setups, 24% are primarily on premises vs. 17% mostly cloud.