Esther Schindler

Esther Schindler, Druva's editor, has been writing for the tech press since 1992, and has been editor at industry publications since the late 90s. Her name is on the cover of about a dozen books, most recently The Complete Idiot's Guide to Twitter Marketing.

Esther quilts (with enthusiasm if little skill), is a top Amazon reviewer, and is an avid foodie. She works from her home in Scottsdale, Arizona, with one of two cats on her lap.

Recent Posts by Esther Schindler

  • At Opposite Ends of the Internet Consolidation Tightrope: Accountability, Security, Privacy, and the Future of the Internet

    The Internet, like other computing resources, operates on a pendulum swing: from centralized to decentralized, from rampant innovation to...

  • Training Users to Get Clueful about IT Security

    Everyone in IT wants employees to be educated about security —  if for no other reason than it’s a...

  • 5 Black Hat Presentations I Don’t Want to Miss (and Neither Do You)

    In my 30+ years in the computer industry, I’ve attended hundreds of tech conferences. Somehow, though, I’ve never made...

  • 5 on Friday: Mobile Stories You Didn’t Mean to Miss

    Hey, how did it get to be Friday, already? It’s hard enough to keep up with work; too often,...

  • 5 on Friday: Security and Privacy Stories You Missed (and Shouldn’t)

    We’re all busy, aren’t we? With our heads down at work, music blaring into our headphones, it’s easy to...

  • IT Paleontology: Digging for the Oldest Software in Your Shop

    What’s the oldest third-party software your company uses? Why is it still in use? I asked IT professionals these...

  • A Deep Dive into Data Privacy: It’s Not Just Big Companies, Folks

    IT is grappling with how to protect sensitive data, making the state of data privacy worrisome no matter how...

  • 9 Entertaining and Enlightening Storage and Networking Experts to Follow on Twitter

    We all want to pay attention to people with technical expertise. Call ‘em “influencers,” “rock star techies,” or just...

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    14 Storage and Networking Pundits to Follow on Twitter

    Data storage, data centers, and networking are changing enterprise architecture as we know it. The best way to stay...