36 episodes

TechTables is a design and technology Q&A podcast which mixes the best in design and technology innovations.You’ll join me - Joe Toste - as I interview industry leaders from across the world from startups to Fortune 500 behemoths - mixing it up (see how I pulled that off?) each week with topics ranging from design, product innovation, engineering, mobile, product development, emerging technologies (mR, AR, VR, AI), IoT, cloud, and industry 4.0.TechTables is sponsored by Nagarro - a high-end technology solutions company to some of the world’s leading organizations across industries from retail, manufacturing, automotive, airlines, insurance, banking, and high tech in Silicon Valley.To catch more episodes of the podcast you can go to techtablespodcast.com. And to learn more about our sponsor please visit nagarro.comAnd of course - you can find me - the TechTables Podcast Host - on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/in/jtoste/. Like to be a guest on the show? Email me at joe@techtablespodcast.com.

TechTables Podcast Joe Toste

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TechTables is a design and technology Q&A podcast which mixes the best in design and technology innovations.You’ll join me - Joe Toste - as I interview industry leaders from across the world from startups to Fortune 500 behemoths - mixing it up (see how I pulled that off?) each week with topics ranging from design, product innovation, engineering, mobile, product development, emerging technologies (mR, AR, VR, AI), IoT, cloud, and industry 4.0.TechTables is sponsored by Nagarro - a high-end technology solutions company to some of the world’s leading organizations across industries from retail, manufacturing, automotive, airlines, insurance, banking, and high tech in Silicon Valley.To catch more episodes of the podcast you can go to techtablespodcast.com. And to learn more about our sponsor please visit nagarro.comAnd of course - you can find me - the TechTables Podcast Host - on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/in/jtoste/. Like to be a guest on the show? Email me at joe@techtablespodcast.com.

    Ep. 35 How Marketing is Transforming the Digital Buying Experience with Sunny Sanyal, VP of Marketing at Hyster-Yale

    Ep. 35 How Marketing is Transforming the Digital Buying Experience with Sunny Sanyal, VP of Marketing at Hyster-Yale

    In today's episode we'll cover:

    Transforming the future in the manufacturing sector
    COVID-19 has accelerated the shift toward digitizing the buying process
    The type of work a VP of Marketing at a manufacturing company implements
    The importance of customer experience and the buyer's journey
    The guts of digital transformation
    The future of AI and Robotics in manufacturing  
    The importance of prioritization (especially when you have 118 projects!)

    • 19 min
    Ep. 34 Mobile Security in 2021: How ADT Helps Instacart and Lyft Reach New Horizons through Innovation and Agility with Leah Page, VP of Mobile Security & Strategic Projects at ADT

    Ep. 34 Mobile Security in 2021: How ADT Helps Instacart and Lyft Reach New Horizons through Innovation and Agility with Leah Page, VP of Mobile Security & Strategic Projects at ADT

    In today’s episode we’ll cover:

    Leah talks about the innovation and agility her team brings to the larger ADT brand under the umbrella of the emerging markets group - and what innovation and agility means to ADT too.
    Innovation - and digital - in a Covid world
    Surprises & pivots the team has had to make because of Covid
    How Leah's team is reimaging mobile security
    Insights into the Lyft and Instacart partnerships with ADT
    Leah's experience with Nagarro and how partnerships with outside firms like ours help to assist with product strategy and innovation.
    Leah's favorite parts of working with our team
    If Leah had a magic wand what would you like to see from Nagarro in 2021?

    2 Wrap ups:

    What’s your number one leadership lesson the audience can takeaway?
    What’s the nicest thing someone has done for you?

    • 17 min
    Ep. 33 The Golden Age of Cloud: Application Dev Teams are the New ‘it” in IT

    Ep. 33 The Golden Age of Cloud: Application Dev Teams are the New ‘it” in IT

    In today’s episode we’ll cover:

    Where NJ Transit is implementing digital strategies and processes to help its constituents.
    What “digital journey” means to NJ Transit?

    How far along is your team on the roadmap?
    Where are the opportunities you're looking for in 2021?
    Any digital pivots based on Covid?

    Rehan’s experience on the innovation side specifically in the public sector transportation arena.
    What a world-class digital transportation agency looks like in 2021
    Cloud is a hot sector. Where NJ Transit center is on its cloud journey

    Favorite cloud platforms?
    Mix of on-prem and cloud?
    Where NJ Transit is going next with the cloud


    2 Wrap-ups:

    Rehan’s number one leadership lesson
    What’s the nicest thing someone has done for him

    • 23 min
    Ep. 32 The Future of Enterprise IT

    Ep. 32 The Future of Enterprise IT

    In today’s episode we’ll reflect on the six major areas Ananthan forecasted about in 2014 about the enterprise IT market (and where he see's the future of enterprise IT).
    #1 - User experience
    #2 - Applications Development
    #3 - Application Delivery
    #4 - Processing Big Data in real-time
    #5 - Predictive information security
    #6 - Finally, it's all about people

    • 45 min
    Ep. 31 The Art of the Possible: How an Agile Mindset Transforms Your Team's Approach to Leadership with Stacy Mill, CTO at the State of Kansas

    Ep. 31 The Art of the Possible: How an Agile Mindset Transforms Your Team's Approach to Leadership with Stacy Mill, CTO at the State of Kansas

    In today’s episode we’ll cover:

    Why a big theme in IT is the move to a modern digital infrastructure that is both secure and scalable
    Why Stacy thinks IT leadership misses out on how important it is to invest in their teams and people
    Stacy's vision of delivering a world-class digital government for the state of Kansas
    Stacy's big on cybersecurity - if she could focus on just two cybersecurity initiatives right now, what would they be and why
    Stacy's E4 Strategy
    We talk about The Art of the Possible
    Where the State of Kansas is in its cloud transformation in late-2020

    • 32 min
    Ep.30 The Future of Work: Transforming Your Culture by Understanding Organizational Behavior and Values with Tony Batalla, CTO & Head of IT for the City of San Leandro

    Ep.30 The Future of Work: Transforming Your Culture by Understanding Organizational Behavior and Values with Tony Batalla, CTO & Head of IT for the City of San Leandro

    In today’s episode we’ll cover:

    Organizational behavior and values in IT and technology teams.‍
    A balanced IT strategy means for the present and future of the organization as a leader and manager.‍
    Tony's favorite smart city innovations‍
    What challenges Tony's had to overcome in the organization when adopting new technologies for the City of San Leandro
    A really great management book is “Good to Great” by Jim Collins where he identifies eleven great companies and compares them to similar companies that failed to attain great growth. His main thesis is Good is the Enemy of Great - talks about organizational culture and the process of building a great IT org.

    • 37 min

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Great podcast on innovation and technology

Interesting discussions on technology and innovation with industry leaders.

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Love the podcast

Joe is incredible and love his passion and curiosity to explore the Technology and Design space. Love the list of high caliber guests on the podcast.

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