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.
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.
December 9th, 2014 | 43 mins 9 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about Lollipop, and a little Inbox. But mostly Lollipop.
December 2nd, 2014 | 40 mins 43 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk to Dave Sirrine, Technical Account Manager at Red Hat and delightful human being.
November 26th, 2014 | 57 mins 9 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about mobile phone surveillance that you pay for, peer-to-peer dropbox replacements, and the many faces of lock-in.
November 18th, 2014 | 35 mins 57 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about: computers that think, computers that think they’re thinking, and people that think computers are people.
November 11th, 2014 | 56 mins 4 secs
This week Dave and Gunnar talk about encrypting everything, why encryption doesn’t matter, and why we are all Charlie Brown now.
November 4th, 2014 | 22 mins 50 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about old-school network security, old-school email addresses, and an old-school partner with a new-school cloud broker.
October 21st, 2014 | 56 mins 12 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about encrypting everything, airplane simulation, retaliation as a service, and keeping score with Red Hat's security team.
October 7th, 2014 | 1 hr 3 mins
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about FBI Whining (aka "Clipper II"), Malvertising, Richard Branson's alarming new PTO policy.
September 23rd, 2014 | 55 mins 56 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about more about civet cat scat, the TI-84 racket, my mobile backend, and Red Hat Cloud for Government.
September 16th, 2014 | 43 mins 16 secs
This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about talk about man-in-the-middle attacks, and that's pretty much it.