This event is for qualified industry IT Management Professionals
~ CIOs, VPs of IT, Director and Managers of IT
WHAT: IT Management & CIOs
(Complimentary / Free for
April 28, 2016
TIME: 11:30am ~ 1:00pm (Check In and
Networking starts at 11:00am)
WHERE: McCormick & Schmick's (Edina / Galleria
Galleria, Edina, MN 55435
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Business Leadership Series:
"CIO Topic: Road Map for the Next
Generation Data Centers"
Creating a Flash
Kaminario North America
Data Center Transformation: The pace and intensity of doing business in the 21st
century, fueled by rapid technological and social change in the
always resource-constrained context of practical reality, create a
widening gap between the expectations of businesses’ customers and
owners, and IT operations’ ability to deliver to those expectations.
The combination of flash storage and software-defined storage
architecture enables users to efficiently and easily scale their
business without compromise.
session, Marty Sanders will lead the discussion on how to break the
rules of legacy storage with a new class of all flash array
solutions for the modern data center, at a cost below that of disk
or hybrid storage.
Marty Sanders is the CTO for North America
of Kaminario. He has 26 years of experience in the storage and
networking industries. He is responsible for working with partners
and customers to drive the future of storage requirements to align
with the constant changing of the industry. Prior to joining
Kaminario in July of 2015 he was most recently with Dell as part of
the Compellent acquisition, and was instrumental in leading and
growing the company to where it was at the time of acquisition.
Marty is a seasoned technical leader, and a visionary in the storage
business. In his prior role as Vice President of Technology and
Services, Marty Sanders was responsible for leading storage
architects, product management, professional services, training,
technical solutions experts and Copilot support services. Sanders
joined Dell Compellent in 2002 and has held the positions of Vice
President of Technology and Services and Director of Business
Development within the company. In his previous roles he formed the
Compellent Customer Council (C3), an end-user focus group that today
continues to provide input on product design and development.
THIS COMPLIMENTARY LUNCHEON ONLY FOR QUALIFIED ATTENDEES.
11:00 am ~ 11:45 am Check-In & IT Management
11:45 am ~ 11:55 am Welcome by TechExecs Network
11:55 am ~ 12:05 pm Industry Update from our
12:05 pm ~ 12:45 pm Featured Speaker
12:45 pm ~ 12:55 pm Roundtable Discussion
1:00 pm ~ Closing and Networking
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Kaminario, the leading
all-flash storage company, is redefining the future of
modern data centers. Its unique solution enables
organizations to succeed in today’s on-demand world and
prepares them to seamlessly handle tomorrow’s innovations.
Only the Kaminario K2 all-flash array delivers the agility,
scalability, performance and economics a data center
requires to deal with today’s cloud-first, dynamic world and
provide real-time data access — anywhere, anytime. Hundreds
of customers rely on Kaminario K2 to power their mission
critical applications and safeguard their digital ecosystem.
Kaminario is headquartered in Needham, Massachusetts with
offices located across the US and Worldwide.
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