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In this week's podcast, the whole Speaking in Tech gang are here to talk you through the past seven days in enterprise IT: Greg Knieriemen, Ed Saipetch and Sarah Vela drill into lighter side of technology, from Daft Punk to Big Blue punting its x86 server biz to Lenovo. Putting the sass in SaaS, if you will.

Today's agenda

Is IBM serious about the public cloud? What was VMware thinking snaffling AirWatch? Why is it bothering with the mobile management business? Is working with VDI as bad as it sounds? Will Cisco and EMC come to blows over competing storage arrays? Our well-placed podcasters offer some answers.

Check out the running list below, with indexes in minutes and seconds, download the MP3, subscribe to it, or just press play to listen in.

  • Need to get techies' attention? Live-tweet the Grammys (and make fun of Pharrell's hat) (1:27)
  • Sarah takes Reg commentard to task for describing her as a "Janice from Friends with more ink" (5:15)
  • Cloudy influencers in a world that hates the buzzword "cloud" (9:15)
  • Aftermath of IBM offloading its x86 server hardware (11:45)
  • VMware gobbles AirWatch and Chris Wolf (17:00)
  • vCheese aka EMC-VMware's vCHS (23:00)
  • Cisco whips out an all-flash array, much to everyone's surprise (25:15)
  • What's going on with VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure)? And Dell's Android PC-on-a-HDMI-stick is now shipping. (32:00)

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