Vote for Pure Storage Sessions at VMworld 2015


If you’re new here, consider subscribing to my RSS feed. Cheers!One of the more compelling aspects of VMworld is the volume of community submitted breakout sessions. These add depth and context, expand on experiences and benefits of adopting and integrating technologies from VMware and their partners like Pure Storage. Community voting for VMworld 2015 is […]

Join us for the Next ‘Big Thing’ from Pure Storage


On June 1st Pure Storage is announcing the next ‘BIG THING’ in all-flash storage and you’re invited! Flash is enabling capabilities never before seen in the storage industry and here’s you chance to glimpse at the future. We have a number of ways you can join us including a live broadcast from New York city […]

5 Takeaways on XtremIO 4.0 from EMC World 2015


Like most in the storage industry, I’ve been paying close attention to EMC World 2015. In the absence of a genuine industry technical conference, EMC World provides the market with insight and perspective from the industry’s king-pin; an unveiling of the efforts of EMC engineering and a glimpse of where their sales and marketing efforts […]

CIO Discussions on Agility and Future Enterprise Trends


Recenlty I was asked to join a panel conversation as a part of the HMG Strategy LLC, CIO Summit. The videos below are from the recent event in Palo Alto, CA. The panel session wass moderated by former Executive VP & CIO of Delta Dental of California, Patrick Steele and includes Patrick Harr, Vice President & […]

Experts Round Table: Flash Mythbusters


The Spiceworks ‘Flash Mythbusters‘ experts round table is available and online for those who missed the live event. Flash technologiests from EMC, Nimble Storage, Pure Storage and SolidFire to set aside their competitive differencees in order to debunk some of the top myths surrounding flash storage. I find community events like this one compelling as […]

Melbourne VMUG UserCon 2015: vSphere Storage Best Practices


Recently I had th fortune to join my good friend Chad Sakac in co-presenting a keynote session at the Sydney and Melbourne UserCons. We delivered a condensed version of the VMworld 2014 session, ‘vSphere Storage Best Practices: Next-Gen Storage Technologies’ (STO2496). This secheduled 50 minute session imfamously went on for nearly 90 minutes at the San Francisco event! […]