The ConTechCrew 127: To The Cloud! …Or Not with Dustin Adam from Hermanson
Episode 127 of The ConTechCrew, we’re joined by Dustin Adam, Solutions Architect from Hermanson!
Also on this week’s show we discuss: HTC testing, more acquisitions, w2 data breach, blockchain for BIM and more.
Geek of the Week
Day Job:Solutions Architect at Hermanson
Fun Fact: Despite his Canadian roots, Dustin reports all of the French he learned in childhood has left his brain.
Resume: After high school, Dustin relocated to Washington state and joined the US Army where he was an Air Traffic Controller stationed in Korea. (“It’s stressful if you find being busy stressful.”) Post-Army, Dustin worked in IT in numerous industries including eCommerce, non-profit, banking, real estate, and more before being pulled into the construction industry via Hermanson.
Joined the Podcast to Geek Out On: Securing content in the cloud, construction’s hole in ‘industry IT standards,’ and the dilemma of IT becoming overly attached.
Construction Tech News
Do you know what’s better than Conductor, the Trello connector for Revit and Rhino? The re-release of Conductor as a free open-source tool!
HTC is testing the ability to walk between upto 16 rooms in a single VR space.
Another notable acquistion of 2018 includes Autodesk’s acquistion of Assemble.
University of Alabama partners with general contractor for Construction Technology training.
Phishing scam-turned-w2 data breach leaves employer liable for triple the damages.
A French start-up has created Blockchain for BIM!