Infotrek is a bi-weekly news and topic oriented audio podcast targeted towards IT infrastructure engineers. In each episode, we will cover current news items which are related to the field of IT engineering before we dive into the specific topic of discussion.



John W Kerns is a network and systems engineer based in the Los Angeles/San Diego area. His background is in two traditionally stovepiped skill sets; systems administration and switching/routing/security. Most of his time is spent as an implementation engineer for a medium sized VAR. You can visit his blog at blog.packetsar.com or follow him on Twitter @PackeTsar



Derek Pocoroba is a Director of Enterprise Networking in the San Diego area. His background is heavy in enterprise networking and he holds CCIE #18559 Routing & Switching. Derek spends much of his time as a solutions architect, focusing on network architecture and design for his customers. You can visit his blog on PacketPushers and LinkedIN or follow him on Twitter @dpocoroba



Mike Aossey is a Director of Practice Management in the Orange County, CA area. His background spans across many different technologies in IT, but he focuses mostly on collaboration and programming. Mike spends his time day to day overseeing SMEs and architecting VoIP solutions. You can visit his blog on www.aossey.net or follow his rants on Twitter @aossey



Steven Sedory is a small business owner based out of Chino, California. His company, Vertical Computers, provides managed IT services, as well has VoIP and cloud hosting solutions. His background is in systems administration and small business systems architecture. You can visit his website at verticalcomputers.com.



Juan Cruz is a Partner Technology Strategist with Microsoft in the Orange County area. His background is Cloud Infrastructure and application virtualization. Juan spends much of his time working with Microsoft Partners build their Cloud Practices using Microsoft solutions. You can visit his page on LinkedIn.