RedHat Keynote Speaker at the 2017 Storage Visions Conference

 

--Focusing on digital storage for unstructured data--

 

San Jose, CA, September 26, 2017—The 2017 Storage Visions Conference (SV 2017). will be held Monday, October 16, 2017 in Milpitas, CA (www.storagevisions.com). Irshad Raihan from RedHat will give a keynote talk at SV 2017.

 

The 2017 Storage Visions Conference theme is “New Visions for Digital Storage” and the conference will bring together the vendors, end users, researchers and visionaries that will meet the growing demand for digital storage for all aspects of unstructured and lightly structured data.  Speaker, Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are now available and registration is open as well.   Following is information about Irshad’s keynote talk.

 

Title:  Container Native Storage for the Hybrid Cloud

 

Containers and hybrid cloud are impacting the way enterprise storage is consumed. The line between storage and applications has blurred. Storage must adapt. Hear from Red Hat about how close we are to the vision of storage as a service - where storage is deployed, managed, and scaled like an application.

 

Irshad is the Director of Product Marketing at RedHat.  He runs the worldwide product marketing team at the Red Hat Storage business unit. Previously, he held senior product marketing and product management positions at HP and IBM covering big data and data management products. Irshad holds a Masters in Computer Science from Clemson University, and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University. He is based in Northern California and can be reached on Twitter @irshadraihan.

 

About the Storage Visions Conference

In the next few years vast quantities of data will be generated and will need rapid analysis to be useful.  This data will come from digital healthcare, genomics, the Internet of Things, Big Science, Artificial intelligence, manufacturing as well as cloud and fog computing.  The 2017 Storage Visions Conference will help businesses, IT professionals and data scientists understand the digital storage solutions that will make them successful in this new world.

 

In addition to the sessions, there will also be five keynote talks during the conference and a sponsored reception in the evening.  The agenda for the Storage Visions Conference is at http://storagevisions.com/2017Agenda.htm.   Conference registration is now using the link at:  https://www.storagevisions.com/2017Register.htm.

 

Intel and Quantum are Diamond Sponsors, Red Hat is a Platinum Sponsor, Sony is a Silver Sponsor, SATA-io and Komprise are Bronze Sponsors and Active Storage, Cloudian, Easyco, Newisys and SwiftStack are exhibitors.  Media and Organization Sponsors include Productionhub.com, Bright Blue Innovation, CIOReview, City of Milpitas, Colonial Purchasing, Coughlin Associates, Digital Cinema Society, Enterprise Services Outlook, IEEE CNSV, DCIA, Entertainment Storage Alliance, Flash Memory Summit, HDDFA, Media and Entertainment Tech, SNIA, SNIA SSSI, St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television, Storagesearch.com and the Trusted Computing Group

 

A limited number of sponsorships and exhibits opportunities are still available for the 2017 Storage Visions Conference. Several levels of conference, web site and event sponsorship are available as well as table-top exhibits.  Information on the sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are available at http://www.storagevisions.com/2017Exhibitors.htm.

 

For additional information on the conference call 408-202-5098 or email info@storagevisions.com.  

 

The Storage Visions Conference is put on by the Entertainment Storage Alliance (www.entertainmentstorage.org) and Coughlin Associates (www.tomcoughlin.com).  Storage Visions is a registered trademark of Coughlin Associates.

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