SourceCast
By Joey Lombardi
About this podcast
A podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus with occasional guests and career advice as well.

Episodes (Total: 48 / Page: 1)
Sept. 18, 2017
As Philadelphia loses a critical Microsoft incubator, will Amazon swoop in and make the city HQ2? This week I discuss my concerns about the city’s future and if Philly has a legitimate chance... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
Sept. 11, 2017
Last week there was an interview with Arianna Huffington circulating through social media detailing how the HuffPo founder deals with email when she is away on vacation. Spoiler: They all get... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
Sept. 4, 2017
While Google has been defending itself against the EU on monopoly claims, a think tank funded by Eric Schmidt and Google published an article supporting the EU decision.  The author of that post was... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
Aug. 14, 2017
Last week SourceCast Episode 83 covered the Trump administration’s issues with Amazon, Google, and Facebook.  This week I go deeper into Google’s monopoly issues in Europe as well as... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
Aug. 7, 2017
President Trump mentioned several times that he believes Amazon is getting too big and is demonstrating a monopoly posture.  Are Amazon, Google, and Facebook getting too big and destroying... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
July 31, 2017
Last Tuesday, President Trump announced that Apple would be opening three manufacturing plants within the United States. The news left many technology journalists scratching their heads since Apple... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
July 24, 2017
Microsoft released amazing quarterly results last week and I decided to dig deeper to better understand those good results and what that means for Microsoft long term. Photo: Rawpixel.com Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
July 17, 2017
Investment firm Jefferies trashed IBM’s AI platform last week while other competitors like OpenText swooped in to kick Big Blue while she was down.  This week, I discuss IBM’s options and... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
July 10, 2017
Over the last 6 months, IBM (in my opinion) has been attracting more negative news. Very recently, thanks to a series of wins in specific strategic areas, IBM’s luck looks to be turning around.... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
July 3, 2017
Softbank has recently secured funding for their fabled vision fund. This week my guest John Silverwood joins me in discussing what a company with a 300-year-plan and billions to invest will do next.... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
June 26, 2017
Uber has been imploding over the last 6 months. Their implosion reached its apex with CEO Travis Kalanick permanently stepping down as CEO. This week we look at all of this issues that led to... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
June 19, 2017
Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7B. AWS is also rumored to have an interest in messaging company Slack.  What does these purchases mean for Amazon’s long term strategy in IT and retail?... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
June 12, 2017
It has been a few months since we talked about HP/HPI/HPE.  With the HPE Discover conference taking place last week, I thought it would be a good time to discuss the status of each of the HP... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
June 5, 2017
IBM is doubling down on eliminating remote work for employees. Since this topic won’t die, I am doubling down on the issue. This episode discusses if this will be a good long-term decision by... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
May 29, 2017
IBM announced that they are retiring their procurement suite Emptoris and moving customers over to their (former) competitor Ariba. Having used the system for several years, I provide thoughts on the... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
May 22, 2017
A major virus named WannaCry hit organizations last week. This week’s podcast drills down on what WannaCry is, how it was able to impact so many companies, and what can be done to avoid this... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
May 18, 2017
Last week, Oracle published a letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai supporting his plans to repeal net neutrality protections. On this episode, we discuss Oracle’s potential motivations. Photo: Quino... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
May 12, 2017
Warren Buffett admitted to selling off 1/3 of his IBM stock, which resulted in more poor stock performance for IBM.  With this news and coming off the announcement of 20 straight quarters of decline,... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
May 4, 2017
Since the election of President Trump, Net Neutrality has been a constant topic in the news. This week I go deep into the issue to understand what it means for consumers and corporations.... Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
April 28, 2017
Oracle has been looking to start a fight with AWS in the press, and Amazon is actually fighting back. Photo: Jonatan Pie Podcast discussing large IT suppliers with a procurement focus and corporate career advice
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