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#102: Software Defined Storage: ScaleIO at VMworld 2017

Sam Marraccini

Sam Marraccini

Director, Global Portfolio Messasging at Dell EMC
Sam Marraccini is a 17-year EMC veteran and 26-year technology veteran. Part of the Dell EMC Global Portfolio Team, Sam is focused on developing and evangelizing the unique benefits of Dell EMC Products, Technologies and Solutions.
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Dell EMC The Source #102: Scale IO is Enterprise Storage

Dell EMC The Source #102: Scale IO is Enterprise Storage

ScaleIO software solutions has been helping Dell EMC customers deliver scalable, flexible block storage for traditional and cloud native workloads.  ScaleIO.next announced at Dell EMC World 2017 and is on target for availability before the end of 2017.  ScaleIO.next adds compression, snapshots, VVols and Direct Path IO support in addition to enhanced space efficiency. 

I caught up with Jason Brown (@FelixNU98), Principal Product Marketing Manager ScaleIO, at VMworld 2017 to get the latest on ScaleIO.next. 

We talked use cases and consumption models.  For Software Only, visit www.dellemc.com/getscaleIO for details; ScaleIO Ready Nodes, pre-configured and pre-qualified, or VxRack System Flex featuring rack scale flexible deployments, ScaleIOs flexible deployment models provide choice in deployment.  

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#98: VMWorld 2017 Preview

Sam Marraccini

Sam Marraccini

Director, Global Portfolio Messasging at Dell EMC
Sam Marraccini is a 17-year EMC veteran and 26-year technology veteran. Part of the Dell EMC Global Portfolio Team, Sam is focused on developing and evangelizing the unique benefits of Dell EMC Products, Technologies and Solutions.
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Dell EMC The Source Podcast Episode #98 - VMworld 2017 Preview

Dell EMC The Source Podcast Episode #98 – VMworld 2017 Preview

Bigger and better than ever!! That’s the only way to describe the Dell Technologies & Dell EMC presence at VMworld 2017!   I sat down with Dell EMC Social Media Guru Greg McCarthy (@GMcCarthy24) to get the details, and wow are there details!!!

Dell Technologies will feature one of the largest LED walls ever seen on the Trade Show Floor.  It might seem like Magic, but it takes more than Magic and Wizards to make Digital Transformation happen. Hear from our customers that have started their journey, check out the sound studio, watch the Dell Canvas demo, participate in a Server Craft contest and Alienware VR experience.   Assemble your team and don’t miss #TheGreatXscape, returning from Dell EMC World with amazing daily prizes. Become an “HCI Hero” in the HCI Zone – Can you unlock Captain vSAN? Find Dell EMC in the IoT section of the VMvillage.

Breakouts?   How about 25 Dell Technologies Breakout Sessions!

Including the annual Chad Sakac (@Sakacc) “State of the Union” – Wednesday 8:30-9:30!!! – Don’t miss it.

The Source Podcast: Episode #98: VMWorld 2017 Preview

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For details on both VMworld US and EMEA visit http://dellemcevents.com/

Some of the other breakout sessions include:

· SQL Server Transformation Survey Results: Virtualization and IT Agility (VIRT1822QU), Sunday, Aug 27 (4:00pm – 4:30pm)

· Ask the Experts – Titans of Tech (PBO1281PU), Monday, Aug 28 (2:30pm – 3:30pm)

· VxRack SDDC Deep Dive: Inside the VxRack SDDC powered by VMware Cloud Foundation (PBO1064BU), Tuesday, Aug 29 (4:00pm – 5:00pm)

· Modern Data Center Transformation: Dell IT Case Study (PBO1964BU), Thursday, Aug 31 (12:00pm – 1:00pm)

· State of the Union: Everything Multi-Cloud, Converged, Hyper-Converged and More! (PBO3334BUS), Wednesday, Aug 30 (8:30am – 9:30am)

· Deliver Real Business Results Through IT Modernization (STO3333BUS), Monday, Aug 28 (11:30am – 12:30pm)

· Workforce Transformation: Balancing Tomorrow’s Trends With Today’s Needs (UEM3332PUS), Tuesday, Aug 29 (2:00pm – 3:00pm)

· Modernizing IT with Server-Centric Architecture Powered by VMware vSAN and VxRail Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Appliance (STO1742BU), Thursday, Aug 31 (12:00pm – 1:00pm)

· Virtualize Active Directory, the Right Way! (VIRT1374BU), Tuesday, Aug 29 (4:00pm – 5:00pm)

· Harnessing the Power of Data in a Virtual World (LDT2800PU), Wednesday, Aug 30 (9:30am – 10:30am)

· Multisite Networking and Security with Cross-VC NSX: Part 2 (NET1191BU), Thursday, Aug 31 (12:00pm – 1:00pm)

· Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Alone Does Not Constitute a Private Cloud (PBO2872BU), Thursday, Aug 31 (10:30am – 11:30am)

· Enterprise-Grade Data Protection for VMware vSAN with EMC Recoverpoint for VMs (STO3068BU), Tuesday, Aug 29 (1:00pm – 2:00pm)

· The Software-Defined Storage Revolution Is Here: Discover Your Options (STO1216BU)

· Implementing Horizon 7 and Horizon Cloud on VxRail (ADV1589BU)

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Episode #57: VMworld 2016 Preview

Sam Marraccini

Sam Marraccini

Director, Global Portfolio Messasging at Dell EMC
Sam Marraccini is a 17-year EMC veteran and 26-year technology veteran. Part of the Dell EMC Global Portfolio Team, Sam is focused on developing and evangelizing the unique benefits of Dell EMC Products, Technologies and Solutions.
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be_TOMEMC The Source Podcast VMworld 2016 PreviewORROW – VWworld 2016 is less than a week away, and once again EMC is a Global Diamond Sponsor.  The EMC Solution Pavilion presence will be felt as soon as you enter the expo hall.  From converged systems, modern infrastructure, hybrid cloud, cloud native, modern analytics and data protection, we are clearly focused on the solutions our customers are looking for.

The EMC presence will be much more than just the expo hall. With over 12 breakout sessions, hands on labs and opportunities to interact with EMC executives, VMworld 2016 promises to be one to remember.  Get the latest from the EMC Social lead @GMcCarthy24 including opportunities to “Ask Chad Anything” this week on EMC The Source.   See you in Vegas next week.

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The Source Podcast: Episode #57: VMworld 2016 Preview with Greg McCarthy

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Episode #17: XtremIO Truly Transformational with Itzik Reich

Sam Marraccini

Sam Marraccini

Director, Global Portfolio Messasging at Dell EMC
Sam Marraccini is a 17-year EMC veteran and 26-year technology veteran. Part of the Dell EMC Global Portfolio Team, Sam is focused on developing and evangelizing the unique benefits of Dell EMC Products, Technologies and Solutions.
Sam Marraccini
Sam Marraccini
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XtremIO Truly Transformational, that’s been the heartbeat of the EMC XtremIO story since its launch over 2 years ago.  I asked the XtremIO CTO, Itzik Reich (@itzikr) to elaborate.  Itzik presented “Best Practices for Running Virtualized Workloads on All-Flash Arrays” at VMworld 2015.

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The Source: Episode #17 – XtremIO Truly Transformational.

The Source Podcast; Episode #17 – XtremIO Truly Transformational

EMC The Source Podcast is hosted By Sam Marraccini (@SamMarraccini)

 

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