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Thursday, November 1 • 9:30am - 10:10am
Scalable Open Storage to Keep Ahead of the Data Gap- SGI

As a manufacturer of some of the world's most powerful computing platforms, SGI knows about generating big data. But such massive data creation also requires some place to store it, repurpose it and protect it. Fulfilling that need resulted in SGI sales of over 1/2 an Exabyte of storage in FY12.  In this session Floyd Christofferson will look at the best practices SGI sees among its large customers,  and how an Open Storage approach is integral to managing the explosion of file-based data.

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Floyd Christofferson

Director, Storage Product Marketing, SGI
Floyd Christofferson is the director of storage product marketing at SGI. As a professional focused on content management and storage workflows over the last 25 years, Floyd has paid particular attention to the technology associated with effective management of massive volumes of data, both from the perspective of hardware strategies and of workflow. At SGI, Floyd works closely with the core storage hardware and software engineering teams to... Read More →

Thursday November 1, 2012 9:30am - 10:10am
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