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Stephen Foskett
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Attended Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Lives in Hudson, OH
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It’s storage showtime @esignoretti, #SFD7, @CatalogicSW, @CloudianStorage, @exablox, @Kaminario, @MaxtaInc, @Primary_Data, @SpringpathInc - http://juku.it/en/its-storage-showtime-sfd7/
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Pure Storage Announces New Hardware Platform – FlashArray//m @ChrisMEvans, @purestorage, #SFD8 - http://blog.architecting.it/2015/06/02/pure-storage-announces-new-hardware-platform-flasharraym/
This week has been an interesting one in the world of all-flash storage. Both Pure Storage and HP have announcements; this post covers Pure and their new “FlashArray//m”. The new FlashArray//m platform is touted as a “modular upgradeable architecture” and claims to deliver 50% increase in ...
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CTO Advisor Chat Episode 1 - SD-WAN The killer SDN app | VirtualizedGeek - http://www.virtualizedgeek.com/2015/06/cto-advisor-chat-episode-1-sd-wan-the-killer-sdn-app/
I struggled to find the killer application for Software-Defined Networking. The PacketPushers who are the geekiest of networking geeks don't feel Cisco ACI or VMware NSX are mature enough for the a...
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Post Interop Las Vegas - 2015 - IPv6, SanDisk and Tech Field Day - What more could you want? @EHorley, @SanDiskDataCtr, #Interop - http://www.howfunky.com/2015/05/post-interop-las-vegas-2015-ipv6.html
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TT: 12 Talking to tech execs - segment 1 | VirtualizedGeek - http://www.virtualizedgeek.com/2015/05/tt-12-talking-to-tech-execs-segment-1/
Talking to technology executives can be one of the most frustrating experiences with an engineer's career. Over the course of the podcast, I'll have segments in which I talk about strategies in com...
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NexGen Storage is NVMe Ready with QoS at the VM level and VVOLs compatible @Vladan, #VFD5, @NexGenStorage - http://www.vladan.fr/nexgen-storage-nvme-ready-with-qos-at-the-vm-level-and-vvols-compatible/
NexGen Storage NVMe Ready with QoS at the VM level and VVOLs compatible array. Direct Integration into vSphere web client so management single
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The two types of people that go to Cisco Live. | CCIE or Null - http://ccie-or-null.net/2015/02/24/the-two-types-of-people-that-go-to-cisco-live/
With Cisco Live US ( #CLUS ) 2015 slowly approaching, It's becoming a popular topic and the question comes up, "Do you think it's worth going to CLUS?" Like most questions I answer I start with "We...
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Solarwinds NPM 11.5 Has Some Really Neat Features @SolarWinds, @BrandonCarroll, #NFD9 - http://globalconfig.net/solarwinds-npm-11-5-really-neat-features/
I spent some time recently with SolarWinds at Network Field Day 9, and I’d also been in contact with them prior to field day looking at NPM 11.5. Many in the networking industry are already familiar with SolarWinds and the type of product they deliver. They have a niche that strikes a nice balance between …
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NEC Networking ONUG NSV Testing Demo - https://vimeo.com/128104519
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Stephen Foskett is an active participant in the world of enterprise information technology, currently focusing on enterprise storage, server virtualization, networking, and cloud computing. He organizes the popular Tech Field Day event series for Gestalt IT and runs Foskett Services. A long-time voice in the storage industry, Stephen has authored numerous articles for industry publications, and is a popular presenter at industry events. His contributions to the enterprise IT community have earned him recognition as both a Microsoft MVP and VMware vExpert. He can be found online at TechFieldDay.com, blog.FoskettS.net, and on Twitter at @SFoskett.

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Occupation
Community Organizer
Employment
  • Tech Field Day
    Organizer in Chief, 2009 - present
  • Foskett Services
    Founder, 2009 - present
  • Gestalt IT
    Community Organizer, 2009 - present
  • GlassHouse Technologies
    Director of Strategy Services, 2001 - 2007
  • StorageNetworks
    Consulting Practice Manager, 1999 - 2001
  • Sprint Paranet
    Technical Analyst, 1997 - 1999
  • US Robotics
    Systems Manager, 1995 - 1997
  • VIEWlogic Systems
    Systems Administrator, 1994 - 1995
  • Contoural
    Director, Data Practice, 2007 - 2009
  • Nirvanix
    Director of Consulting, 2009 - 2010
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Hudson, OH
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Wooster, OH - Durham, CT - Houston, TX - Worcester, MA - Shrewsbury, MA