K12 Tech Talk

11
Aug

Episode 84 - Mark on a Buffalo?

In this episode, there are listener emails from Dan and Marcus. Dan had a question about naming phone extensions and Marcus had a question about personal devices on the "production" network. Dan went the extra mile and sent us a beautiful photo he edited of Mark riding a buffalo!

Josh recaps his trip to the MS-ISAC annual Meeting. Chris talks back to school. Mark tells us a story about a fake PO that was sent to a vendor.

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4
Aug

Episode 83 - Back to School Already?!?!

It is the first week of August, you know what that means... People are showing up to school! We aren't finished with summer projects yet, but teachers are coming back... trying to get classrooms set up and killing our summer vibe! Josh is still cleaning up from his switch project, Mark is worried about students making it to school with the subway shut down, and Chris is worried about the Tyler/Infinite Campus ordeal.

Don't forget to send us your questions for Tyler and Infinite Campus to answer... and maybe a few Star Trek/Wars jokes.

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28
Jul

Episode 82 - Interview with Infoblox

Chris and Josh hang out with David and Jonathan from Infoblox and unpack their IPAM, DNS, and DHCP management options as well as talk security. The guys mention the upcoming Infinite Campus/Tyler Technologies interview as well. Oh, and Mark is missed.

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21
Jul

Episode 81 - Big News from Tyler Technologies and Infinite Campus

Chris and Josh have returned from MidwestTechTalk and share their experiences.  Meanwhile, Mark is in Idaho sampling the finest potatoes and riding horses, but he takes time to join the episode and share his thoughts on sub accounts and service account security.

The biggest item of the week is the news that broke on 7/20/22. Tyler Technologies is suggesting all of their customers migrate to Infinite Campus after entering into an agreement with Infinite Campus. The guys share their early concerns and worries about this partnership and share some exciting news.

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14
Jul

Episode 80 - An Interview with Shahryar Khazei

Tonight's episode features an email from listener Bill about a recent DDOS attack on his school. The concerning thing about this attack is that it has happened twice in a week from the same IP address. He is worried they are trying to find his firewall's breaking point.

The majority of this episode is dedicated to an interview with Shahryar Khazei.  Shahryar is the former (retired) CIO of LA Unified Schools. He talks about his long career with LA Unified, some of the struggles and accomplishments, and current trends of in K12 IT. We really appreciate the time he spent with us!

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7
Jul

Episode 79 - Everyone Is Back!

Everyone is back for this episode! Chris talks about a dead server, whose Veeam backups were bad as well. Mark talks about looking for Cory during ISTE. Finally, Josh leads us through a "choose your own adventure" troubleshooting adventure.

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23
Jun

Episode 78 - Josh Returns, Chris Leaves

Josh is back this episode after a vacation and recovering from COVID... However, Chris is now absent due to a family vacation. Mark and Josh discuss the upcoming ISTE conference, and Mark's panel. Mark also sent out his first phish to his staff, and Josh talks about some phishing emails they are seeing in the wild. Josh also talks about account cleanup at the end of the year when faculty and staff leave or retire.

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16
Jun

Episode 77 - The Gold Standard

Josh is still gone, so Eric fills in. The guys talk about Office, content filter parent requests, and new employee account creation.

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9
Jun

Episode 76 - Pate’s Back

Josh is on a boat. Pate is back. Pate tells a great joke about Mark at the end.

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2
Jun

Episode 75 - SUMMER SCHOOL!

School has ended, but that only means one thing... Summer School has started. Chris, Josh, and Mark talk about VMware, summer school, Missouri's new school improvement plan, and Infoblox.

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