David Egts is the Chief Technologist of Red Hat's North America Public Sector organization. As the intersection between between public sector customers and Red Hat engineering and product management, his customer interactions and domain expertise blend customer needs with industry trends to help Red Hat define open source computing in the enterprise. He has achieved Red Hat's highest level of certification as a Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA), and has received Red Hat's highest employee honor as a Red Hat Chairman's Award recipient.
David has a BS and MS in Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh, and an Executive MBA from the Katz Graduate School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh.
Prior to joining Red Hat in 2007, he specialized in visual simulation, virtual reality, human computer interfaces, and scientific visualization at Silicon Graphics, Inc.
May 27th, 2015 | 49 mins 6 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: airlines meeting security researchers, Firefox meeting advertisers, FitBit meeting dogs, Roomba meeting Orwell.
May 19th, 2015 | 43 mins 50 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: optimizing experiences! Drones, dressing rooms, airplane seats, ads, and software licensing.
May 7th, 2015 | 44 mins 48 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: Controlling the mind, the body, and your drones. Also: RHEL 6.7 beta, JBoss EAP 6.4, and controlling the enterprise with DevOpsDays Austin.
April 21st, 2015 | 43 mins 48 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: automated swarms, automated chefs, and automated kill chains.
April 14th, 2015 | 1 hr 2 mins
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: airgaps, airline smell-o-vision, reproducible builds, and meeting tips revisited.
March 25th, 2015 | 35 mins 42 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk with Lauren Egts about killer kittens and adorable robots.
March 17th, 2015 | 55 mins
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about First round of Thunderdome, product design success and failure, RHEL 7.1, urban dashboards, and the Cumulative Threat.
February 24th, 2015 | 34 mins 56 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar open the Security Thunderdome, and talk about red-teaming large bureaucracies.
February 17th, 2015 | 21 mins 50 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk with Nirmal Mehta about Arduino, explosions, and prohibited airspace avoidance tips.
February 10th, 2015 | 49 mins 55 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk with Nirmal Mehta about Jellyfish, Project Jellyfish, and how to get a company to open source a project.
February 3rd, 2015 | 1 hr 8 mins
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about surveillance on Main Street and China, reader mail about cutting costs in the DOD, and three new additions to the Security Doghouse.
January 27th, 2015 | 1 hr 9 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about the history of Red Hat with Brian Mikkelsen, head of DOD sales, elder statesman, and tall guy.
January 6th, 2015 | 1 hr 3 mins
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about the new mail bag, joke kit, two-factor auth, and unmanagement.
December 30th, 2014 | 1 hr 3 mins
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about your singular uniqueness on the web, miniaturizing almost everything, and Dell IT using OpenShift.
December 23rd, 2014 | 34 mins 4 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about forks, k-cups, and a Very Special Solutions Architect.
December 16th, 2014 | 51 mins 34 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about social media, which is broken. Also, BitCoin’s broken. And passwords are broken. Forge.mil is broken. Maker culture is broken. You get the idea.