SiT #23 – LIVE! From VMworld 2012


Speaking in Tech #23: VMware vNerds drop it like it’s hot – LIVE

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Hosted by Greg Knieriemen and Ed Saipetch while Sarah Vela is taking a break. Live from VMworld, we crash HP’s customer appreciation recpetion. Our special guests Brady Wilson, CTO Opus Interactive, Shahin Pirooz, CTO CenterBeam, Bethany Mayer, Sr VP & GM HP Networking, David Scott, Sr. VP HP Storage and Stephen Dewitt, VP Marketing, Enterprise Group

  • VMworld recap
  • Opus Interactive overview
  • CenterBeam overview
  • End-user utlization of Software Defined Networking
  • The promise of Software Defined Networking
  • HP and open standards
  • David Scott reflects on HP storage’s growth
  • Vendor innovation vs acquistion
  • the Software Defined Data Center
  • Evolving It business models and utility billing
  • VMware’s independance

Disclosure Statement: Speaking in Tech is independent and does not receive financial support directly or indirectly from vendors or guests and vendor relationships are clearly disclosed on the podcast. Hosts of the podcast do occasionally accept opportunities from vendors to cover special events and vendor announcements where travel, lodging  and meals are typically covered and  is clearly disclosed on the podcast. For this podcast, HP provided transportation, lodging and admission to VMworld.