NANOG 73 - Denver, CO - Hosted by CoreSite NANOG Overview I have been attending NANOG meetings since the early 2000s. I have to say, the Program Committee (PC) that oversees the content for these meetings is doing a bang-up job. There was a time where most of the meetings revolved around arguments about when/if... Continue Reading →
Chicago Network Operators Group 08 Chi-NOG (Chicago Network Operators Group) held their 8th annual meeting this past week. I had the pleasure of attending once again and wanted to post a few of the items I took away from this year's meeting. Check the links in the post for speaker profiles and slides from the... Continue Reading →
Digital Transformation and Hybrid Multi-Cloud I had the pleasure of attending the ONUG Spring 2018 conference last week in San Francisco, CA. The themes for ONUG Spring were definitely "Digital Transformation" and "Hybrid Multi-Cloud". ONUG is attempting to help the IT user community speak with one voice about the challenges they face so their vendors... Continue Reading →
IT Vendors and IT End User relationships are tricky. What causes the pain and how can it be avoided? This post will take a deeper look.
It has been about 10 years since I took down the blog site here at Ryburn.org. The previous incarnation of this site was personal blogs about my life, family, and friends along with photo albums. I found that Facebook was an easier - and cheaper - forum for that type of stuff so I moved... Continue Reading →