About Show #99
Richard and Greg talk to David Sengupta from Quest about all things cloud computing. The discussion ranges from outsourced email to building cloud-based applications. Azure gets a mention, but so does Google and Amazon... and all the concerns in between!
David Sengupta is Director, Unified Communications (UC) for Quest Software (http://quest.com). He leads Quest's UC business, including Microsoft Exchange, Office Communications Server (OCS), archiving & electronic discovery, and other messaging systems. A seasoned enterprise software industry veteran, David's experience includes senior positions in public & private sector, enterprise systems management, hosting, startups, infrastructure consulting & legal discovery. A Microsoft Exchange MVP since 1998, Sengupta has contributed to most Exchange & Windows magazines, & many books & white papers. He is a frequent speaker at global events including Microsoft Tech-Ed & IT Forum. He has worked with Microsoft Exchange since its inception. David has an M.T.S. from Tyndale Seminary, Canada, a B.Sc. from University of Ottawa & an MCSE (Messaging). He lives near Ottawa, Canada.
David is also an industry analyst for Ferris Research (http://www.ferris.com/author/dsengupta), Exchange technical editor for Windows IT Pro Magazine (http://windowsitpro.com), columnist for SearchExchange.com (English - http://tinyurl.com/yznnf4), on the PR committee of the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (http://www.edrm.net) & member of the Institute of Computer Forensic Professionals (ICFP) & Assoc. of Litigation Support Professionals (ALSP). His publications are read daily around the world.