Join Us and ESG on July 17 for a Live Webinar: Simplify the Network and Improve Storage
Jul 14, 2013
Partners, Please be sure to join us for an informational webinar, The Simplified Data Center, presenting real-life scenarios illustrating how network simplification can help you satisfy your storage needs. Experts from Juniper Networks and ESG will discuss:
How using multiple storage protocols forces your data center network into complex silos
How network simplification removes these silos
How a simplified network lets applications choose the storage that best fits their needs
ESG Senior Analyst Bob Laliberte focuses on data center networking technologies and management software. He is particularly involved in tracking issues related to data center networking discontinuity, software-defined networks, and network optimization. An expert in data center management and services, Bob shares straightforward and thought-provoking insights that have made him a popular resource for IT vendors and the media alike. He is often quoted in publications such as PCWorld and Network Computing. Previously, Bob worked at CentrePath, a software and services company providing data center networking solutions. He helped market and develop CentrePath's core remote management offering, cross-domain event correlation software, and professional services offerings. Bob holds a B.A. in physics from the College of Holy Cross, and he enjoys spending time on Cape Cod.
Michael Leonard, Senior Technical Marketing Manager, Juniper Networks
Michael Leonard is a Senior Technical Marketing Manager for Juniper's data center solutions.
Leonard brings more than 30 years of experience working for networking equipment vendors that, in addition to Juniper Networks, include Cisco, Redback Networks, and Lucent Technologies. Previously he worked in IT and dealt with many of the same issues customers face in protecting their data and ensuring application performance.
Dr. Joseph White, Distinguished Engineer, Juniper Networks
Dr. Joseph L. White is currently a Distinguished Engineer with Juniper Networks in the Campus and Data Center Business Unit. Dr. White has previously worked for Decru (NetApp) as a Techincal Director and McDATA as part of the Office of the CTO. He joined McDATA in 2003 through the Nishan Systems acquisition. In 1998, he co-founded Nishan Systems, one of the first companies to champion IP storage within the industry and deliver enterprise quality, high performance, multi-protocol SAN switches, routers, and gateways. Prior to Nishan, Dr. White worked as a physicist at Stanford Linear Accelerator Center focusing on data acquisition, data analysis, and control systems programming for high energy physics experiments. He holds a PhD in High Energy Particle Physics from Rice University.