Welcome to SEA-TUG

The Systems Engineering and Administration Technology Users Group
Providing "Technology On Tap" to the local IT Community since 2001


SEA-TUG News

NOTICE: There will be NO DECEMBER MEETING. 
We'll announce new topics for 2017, with an expected schedule to continue on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.


Special Event Notice: NH ISSA Meeting 11/17/16 - See http://www.issanh.org/ for more info.


Last Meeting: Wednesday November 11, 2016
Holistic Security: Defining and Defending Against Multiple Attack Vectors

Craig Taylor, CSO for NeoScope will lead a discussion on defining and defending against attacks.  This is intended to be an interactive session where Sea-Tug members can discuss what they're dealing with and discussing tactics, techniques, and even tools to defend your users and environments from attacks and other risks.

Download the deck from tonight's meeting here.


 Special Event Notice: SMMUG (Southern Maine User Group) was founded in 2009 and normally meets in Portland.  This month they're holding a special event on November 10th, at the 100 Club in Portsmouth from 4:30 to 6:00pm.    Topic: Digital Transformation – Start in the Cloud and End at the Desktop.  For more information, contact Tricia Richardson at tricia@smmug.info (an RSVP is requested).


October Meeting: Wednesday, 10/19/16 at 6:00pm
Monitoring the Evolving Datacenter (Private, Public, and Hybrid Cloud)

 

We're excited to announce this month's topic and speaker.  SEA-TUG's own Mark Cassinelli, Manager of On-Demand Platforms at Amadeus Hospitality (Newmarket Software) will be sharing his experience with monitoring Private, Hybrid and Public Cloud environments.  He'll discuss toolsets and methodologies as well as incident management and change control for continuous deployment and DevOps environments. 

Please join us for education and networking with your local IT peers. 

Download the deck from tonight's meeting here.

 

September 21, 2016!
Evaluating Hyper Convergence

Download the Intro deck, the main presentation (coming soon), or the Excel-based Hyperconvergence evaluation tool.

Sea-Tug is BACK and the team is looking forward to seeing everyone again!  We have a new steering committee in place and we're very excited to announce the next scheduled meeting of Sea-Tug as follows:

When: Wednesday September 21, 2016 at 6:00pm
Where: Great Bay Community College (Pease Campus), 320 Corporate Drive, Portsmouth NH 03801
Topic: Evaluating Hyper Convergence
Speaker: P.J. Soucy, VF Corporation (Timberland)

PJ will present an analysis of Hyper-Converged platforms and the methodology he used to determine if this technology was a good fit for VF Corp.  We’ll also have a round table discussion of Hyper-Convergence and the experiences of other Sea-Tugians with this technology.  There will be no sales presentation at this meeting.   

Please note: We are consolidating our online presence to this website and MeetUp.  You can find the Sea-Tug group, including contact information, at http://www.meetup.com/SEA-TUG.  We are discontinuing the use of the broadcast emails, all meeting notifications will come from MeetUp.

Please reach out if you have any input or interest in participating in organizing the future of SEA-TUG!

-Steve

Previous Meetings

Update 1/28/13 - January Meeting Complete

Thank you to presenters (Mark Villinski from Kaspersky and Angelo Cianci of Verizon) and to everyone who attended last night's meeting!  We had over 40 people in attendance.  If you have not signed up for the mailing list or the LinkedIn group, please be sure to do so.  Slides for the presentations are available here: 

     2014-jan-27-seatug-intro.pdf

     2014-01-27-SEA-TUG-5waysitenablescybercrime4.pdf

     2014-01-27-SEA-TUG-cryptolocker.pdf 

 

Meeting Details

 

As of September 2016, we have moved to
Great Bay Community College - Pease Campus.
320 Corporate Drive, Portsmouth, NH 03801