Rising Data Storage & Protection Trends in 2016
September 24, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The rise of new innovators in the data management world is unstoppable.
As new technologies keep up with how we use and create data, the status quo is challenging the way we think, work and see data storage & protection.
Whilst relatively new brands in the UK market, these innovators are built from experience by teams of storage & DR veterans in the global arena. They offer a more robust, more compelling & better alternative to the older names in the industry.
Attend this event & find out what makes them the hottest technologies to deploy in 2016.
There is no cost to attend this event. However, registration is required to secure your place.
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch & Registration
13:30 – 13:45 Introductions
13:45 – 14:15 What Your Cloud DR & Data Management Strategy Should Look Like in 2016 | Frontier Technology
14:15 – 15:00 The Cloud Continuity Platform: Examining the Many Use Cases | Zerto
15:00 – 15:15 Break
15:15 – 16:00 The Natural Evolution of Innovation | NexGen Storage
16:00 – 16:45 The Era of VM-Aware Storage is Here & What This Means to Your Datacentre | Tintri
16:45 – 17:00 Wrap Up & Raffle
17:00 – 19:00 Networking & Drinks
ABOUT our Featured Technologies
NexGen Storage offers value-driven hybrid flash arrays that let customers prioritise data and application performance based on business value. Unlike other storage solutions that treat all data the same, NexGen solutions enable customers to avoid the high cost of all-flash arrays and the performance issues of SSD-based hybrid arrays. Read more>
Tintri‘s VMstore product takes a completely different approach to address the root causes of storage pain. Whilst other retro-fits physical storage for modern IT, Tintri is the only storage system designed specifically for virtualised and cloud environments. Their commitment to challenging convention has produced a Net Promoter Score that is 20 points higher than any other storage provider. Read more>
Zerto provides enterprise-class business continuity and disaster recovery solutions for virtualised infrastructure and the cloud. Zerto Virtual Replication is the industry’s first hypervisor-based replication solution for tier-one applications, replacing traditional array-based BC/DR solutions that were not built to deal with the virtual paradigm. Read more>
Chris McCall | SVP Marketing, NexGen Storage
Chris leads the marketing organization for NexGen. He has over 15 years of data management marketing experience ranging from product management to demand generation and communication; prior to NexGen, Chris held positions at Hewlett-Packard, LeftHand Networks, Fusion-io, and SanDisk. Chris has a BS in Electrical Engineering from North Dakota State University and an MBA from Seattle University.
Troy Alexander | Senior Systems Engineer, Tintri
Troy has over 16 years of experience in storage & virtualisation. On a daily basis Troy works closely with the pre-sales team, meeting with potential customers & giving presentations to help organisations improve their storage & performance issues. He regularly challenges the boundaries set by legacy storage to help customers realise their future datacentres earlier than they would have by adopting conventional technologies. Prior to Tintri, Troy worked at F5 Networks, EMC, NetApp & he also has experience in helping to develop pioneering companies.
Darren Swift | Systems Engineer, Zerto
Darren Swift is a Systems Engineer covering EMEA for Zerto. Prior to Zerto, Darren was a systems engineer for EMC and has a wealth of experience covering 8 years in SANNAS, Virtualisation, Disaster Recovery & Cloud technologies. Over his career, Darren has helped many Fortune 500 companies achieve their goals through his qualifications and knowledge on these technologies. Attend to see how and why Darren can help simplify, improve and future proof your disaster recovery strategy with Zerto 4.0 aka “Master of Disaster Recovery”
Jerry Mumford | Technology Growth Director, Frontier Technology
Jerry has been in the data storage industry for over 20 years. Having worked for industry game changers such as Dell, HP, Tintri, OCSL & 3PAR, he has a wealth of knowledge and experience when it comes to data management. With a main focus on evangelising the ever expanding benefits of technologies as a service, Jerry has helped multinationals and SMEs realise their Cloud vision, particularly in the area of data management.