About This Blog
This blog is about my 'Personal Journey' within the storage community. Like the Alchemist, I too have had the very fortunate opportunity to work for some of the greatest storage technology companies in the Storage industry. From startup to global 2000 company, I have been a part of a number of storage inflection points and would like to believe I had a hand in taking them from what was, to what is. I helped to build the first on-site support organization for a software company called
I have had the great fortune to work with some of the industries finest. Mark Leslie, Steve Dupliessie, Richard Reece, Bob Brennan, Ed Walsh, Rory Bolt, Alan Atkinson, Dan Cobb, Mark Sorenson, Mike Fienberg, Chuck Hollis, Dave Vellante, and Mark Farley are only a few of the more than 100's of folks I have had the great pleasure to know or work with.
And while I will not be turning myself into the wind, I am and always will be in search of the ultimate storage truth. Its difficult. Like every answer in IT, "It depends", there is a great deal of nuance as to what the storage truth really is. That said, I do hope that you find this blog interesting, insightful, thoughtful and that it asks questions and I encourage you to leave comments and ask questions of me. In the end, it can only make this blog, and our industry a better place.