This week, I sat down to do a short video for TechTarget on what I was finding interesting at EMC World 2013:
EMC’s Data Protection Suite, as a new way to acquire and consume the range of EMC backup software The differences between Backup and Archiving, and what EMC’s solutions are doing about it
On January 31st, in Irving, Texas … or a simulcast location near you … you have the opportunity to learn more (a lot more) about Microsoft’s management platform – System Center.
For those of you who don’t know of my past lives, I used to be the product manager for two SysCtr products, Operations Manager [...]
As much as I like virtualization, and systems management, and private cloud … most folks know that I am a backup guy, first and foremost. So, you should definitely look to some of the ESG peers for the other parts of the story, including a nice video from ESG’s Mr. Virtualization, Mark Bowker. In the [...]
For the next four days, I will be living and breathing four letters – VADP.
Starting in vStorage 4 … and now on the cusp of vStorage 5.1 … the VMware-parts of my brain revolve around the VMware API’s for Data Protection (VADP). VADP is a big part of what enables Vmware configurations to be [...]
Most of you know me as a “backup guy” (and I am) … but my last gig at Microsoft not only included MS backup products but also monitoring and reporting technologies such as System Center Operations Manager.
So, when I had the chance to take a deep look at EMC’s upcoming DataBridge solution, which aggregates [...]
Tuesday, January 17 — Microsoft held a webcast on their Private Cloud offerings and announced the Release Candidate of their System Center 2012 management tools.
Thursday, January 19 – the System Center Universe 2012 community-driven event will be going through many of the technologies in that release.
Am very excited to be speaking about [...]
Last month, ESG Lab released its Lab Report on Dell Compellent Storage Center 5.4.
Click here to read the ESG Lab Report on Dell Compellent Storage Center 5.4.
This project was interesting to me not only because of the technology itself, but because it was the first ESG Lab project that I had the opportunity [...]
If you are coming to the Microsoft Management Summit 2011 next week, you have some great opportunities to learn more about Data Protection Manager.
We have four breakout sessions with DPM. I will be at all four talks but am sharing the stage this year with some great SMEs from the DPM community, including:
Last week, Microsoft held TechReady 12 for our internal sales and field teams. This was an exciting event because we gave them a sneak peak at the very cool technologies and sessions that we will delivering publicly at MMS 2011 next month. For the products that I am blessed to support, we have a phenomenal [...]
Two Microsoft MVPs that normally specialize in System Center Operations Manager are offering a webcast in January to let the world know why they are excited about AVIcode and its acquisition by Microsoft, as part of the larger System Center management story.
Click here to register for the AVIcode webcast on January 12