2010 Speaker List
Hear from IT leaders and industry experts in more than 100 sessions at the leading business technology event.
Vice President of Corporate Marketing, Emulex
Shaun Walsh joined Emulex in 2008 and serves as vice president of corporate marketing. Walsh directs the company’s branding, outbound product and solution marketing, OEM and channel marketing and marketing communications. Walsh has held various executive and senior management positions at Quantum, Overland Storage, JNI, STEC, Dot Hill and QLogic. Walsh holds a Bachelor of Science degree in management from Pepperdine University.
Thursday, October 21, 2010, 1:00 PM-1:45 PM
We have all heard that 10GbE is moving into the mainstream, but is it really? In this session we will look at the most pragmatic ways to consider deploying 10GbE today, prepare for network convergence tomorrow, and how to build a pragmatic plan for moving 10GbE into your main stream operations.
Thursday, October 21, 2010, 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Virtualization is causing the convergence of server, storage, and network platforms. At the same time, fewer CAPEX dollars coupled with rising energy costs is promoting data center managers to incorporate energy efficient and highly utilized IT equipment in the data center. This session will help data center managers understand virtualization’s role in convergence and plan for a more efficient and highly utilized server, storage and network environment.