10 Must See VSAN Sessions @ VMworld US

VMworld 2016 is only a few weeks away and once again it promises to be a HUGE event. I know many of the presenters are working on some awesome content and just maybe a few surprises. We will have plenty of stands, demos and a huge number of sessions to attend and be part of.


11220061_10152987425872691_8685634898144618972_nVirtual SAN Booth (2015)

If you are a VSAN customer, partner or just interested to learn more here is my list of non-negotiable sessions I would be adding to my schedule (in no particular order).

A Day in the Life of a VSAN I/O [STO7875]
Duncan Epping, Chief Technologist, VMware
John Nicholson, Senior Technical Marketing Manager, VMware

Virtual SAN – Day 2 Operations [STO7534]
Cormac Hogan, Senior Staff Engineer, VMware
Paudie ORiordan, Staff Engineer, VMware

VSAN Networking Deep Dive and Best Practices [STO8165R]
John Nicholson, Senior Technical Marketing Manager, VMware
Ankur Pai, Sr Manager VSAN R&D, VMware

Extreme Performance Series: Virtual SAN Performance Troubleshooting [STO8743]
Zach Shen, Sr. MTS, VMware, Inc.
Ruijin Zhou, Member of Technical Staff, VMware Inc.

Evolution of VMware Virtual SAN [STO9058]
Christos Karamanolis, VMware Fellow – CTO of Storage and Availability, VMware
Vijay Ramachandran, Sr. Dir Product Management, VMware

Virtual SAN Management Current & Future [STO7904]
Christian Dickmann, VSAN Architect, VMware

Virtual SAN: Introducing the Best HCI Platform for Containers and Cloud-Native Applications [STO8256]
Christian Dickmann, VSAN Architect, VMware
Rawlinson Rivera, Principal Architect Office of CTO – SABU, VMware, Inc

An Industry Roadmap: From storage to data management [STO7903]
Christos Karamanolis, VMware Fellow – CTO of Storage and Availability, VMware

The Future is Here: Turbocharge All Flash Virtual SAN with Next Generation Hardware [STO7953]
Bhumik Patel, Partner Architect, VMware
Rakesh Radhakrishnan, Product Management & Strategy Leader, VMware

Rawlinson Rivera, Principal Architect Office of CTO – SABU, VMware, Inc
John Whitman, Sr. Systems Engineer, VMware

There are many other great VSAN sessions so you’re sure to find something that takes your fancy if these don’t. The full content catalog can be viewed here http://www.vmworld.com/uscatalog.jspa if you are registered.

Do you have an interesting story to share or a question? we’d love to speak to you if you come by the VSAN booth. We’ll be there the entire event.