re:Invent 2018—When Cloud Takes Over Las Vegas

  December 3, 2018 — The past week in Vegas was all about the world’s largest cloud computing conference, AWS re:Invent. An estimated 60,000 attendees flocked to Vegas for this annual cloudfest, now in its seventh year. Talk about taking over Las Vegas! With all the various keynotes, thousands of sessions, workshops, a hackathon program

Read More

Bringing Security and Compliance to Our Customers

  November 15, 2018 — Cyber attacks continue to wreak havoc for organizations. It’s no secret that security is one of—if not the biggest—concern in today’s IT environments. With an ever-evolving threat landscape, organizations are challenged to combat sophisticated threats that are coming at us from every direction. Additionally, it’s difficult to find deeply-skilled security

Read More

Infrastructure-as-Code with Terraform

November 07, 2018 — As businesses shift towards more of a DevOps focused software development methodology, tools that help drive productivity and increase development efficiencies are becoming more and more essential to have. Some tools necessary when shifting methodologies towards DevOps include tools that support containers, microservices, continuous integration & continuous delivery (CI/CD), reliability, monitoring,

Read More

Data Driven at NetApp Insight 2018

  October 26, 2018 — NetApp held its Insight 2018 conference in Las Vegas this week for customers, partners and employees. A “Data Driven” theme was prevalent with a focus on how NetApp is empowering its customers to change the world with data. Keynotes and sessions fostered discussion on how organizations can innovate, transform and thrive

Read More

Doing Great Things Together

October 17, 2018 — Red Hat’s North American Partner Conference (NAPC) was held in National Harbor, Maryland last week with several hundred partners in attendance. Congratulations to Red Hat on celebrating their 25th anniversary this year. This year’s theme was “Stronger Together.” The theme is a testament of the value that partners bring to Red Hat

Read More

Igniting the Future of Tech

September 28, 2018 — This week I was in Orlando, FL for Ignite, Microsoft’s annual gathering of IT Pros, developers and business leaders looking to learn about the latest Microsoft technologies and tools. The theme for this year’s conference is: “Learn. Connect. Explore.”  There were an estimated 30,000 attendees at this year’s sold-out event, all gathered

Read More

CloudHealth’s First User Summit Draws Global Partners & Customers

 September 19, 2018  –  CloudHealth Technologies ushered in their inaugural cloud management user summit CloudHealth Connect18 last week with two days (September 12-13) of best practices, strategies and educational sessions from global cloud pioneers and thought leaders. With a goal of helping customers grow their businesses in the cloud while optimizing costs, the CloudHealth summit

Read More

VMware’s Annual Gathering Is Bigger & Better Than Ever

August 31, 2018— What happens in Vegas….is always memorable! VMworld 2018, VMware’s premier infrastructure event for customers, was jam-packed with the latest in innovation for companies looking to accelerate their digital transformation. VMware customers came out in full force for the August 26-30 event, packing general sessions with an attendance average of 25,000 in the

Read More

Powering Deep Learning with NetApp ONTAP AI

  August 27, 2018 — AI may be the most disruptive technology of the next decade, driving innovation across all sectors and changing the way we work and live. AI can be applied for virtually anything from buying groceries to oil drilling to driverless cars to the ultimate—saving lives. Organizations are rushing to get on

Read More

How the West Was Won at Summer Soirée 2018!

August 23, 2018— Last week we held our annual customer appreciation event Summer Soirée. With our attendee count over 200% higher than it was last year (and straining the capacity limits of the venue!), this year’s Soirée topped last year as the highest attended one to date and our best one yet! Our top highlights

Read More