Virtualization Field Day 3

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Virtualization Field Day 3 March 5-7, 2014
Who: Virtualization
What: Field Day
When: Past
Where: Silicon Valley

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Presenting Sponsors

Presenting sponsors are selected by the Field Day organizing committee. For information on becoming a Field Day presenter, please see our page about presenting at Tech Field Day.

Delegate Panel

Delegates are selected by the Field Day Delegate community. For more information on our selection process, please see our page about becoming a Field Day Delegate.

Alastair Cooke


Trainer, Writer, Consultant, Geek. From New Zealand.

Andrew Mauro


IT Architect with focus on virtualization, cloud and storage

David Davis


David Davis is a well-known author, speaker, and trainer covering datacenter technologies.

Eric Shanks


Independent Blogger for, technical consultant, and Chicago VMUG Leader.

Eric Wright


Eric Wright is a Systems Architect, blogger, VMware vExpert, Cisco Champion, and OpenStack enthusiast working in Toronto, Canada

James Green


James Green is a virtualization consultant in the Midwest specializing in VMware vSphere and Horizon View

Jeff Wilson


Jeff is of no tribe or creed, but is fond of Type 1 Hyper-visors, fabrics, and acronyms prefixed with a V.Blogging and living in LA, trying to raise a child partition

Marco Broeken


Dutch Virtualization Consultant and blogger at

Paul Meehan


Irish Freelance Virtualization & Storage Specialist and Blogger at

Rick Schlander


Virtualization Architect & vExpert, Minneapolis & Rochester VMUG Leader, NetAppEMC Storage & Cisco UCS Engineer-Blogger.

Scott D. Lowe


Scott D. Lowe is an independent consultant, blogger, and author focusing on issues that affect the CIO and on the virtualization and storage markets.

Presentation Calendar

Most presentations are streamed live on this page, at, and at some delegate and presenter web sites. After the event, the following pages contain video recordings of these presentations.

Wednesday, Mar 5 9:30 - 11:30 CloudPhysics Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3
Wednesday, Mar 5 13:00 - 15:00 Atlantis Computing Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3
Wednesday, Mar 5 16:00 - 18:00 Pure Storage Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3
Thursday, Mar 6 8:00 - 10:00 Coho Data Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3
Thursday, Mar 6 10:30 - 12:30 Spirent Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3
Thursday, Mar 6 13:30 - 15:30 CommVault Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3
Thursday, Mar 6 16:00 - 17:00 Community and the IT Imaginarium with Eric Wright
Thursday, Mar 6 17:00-18:00 The Value of Community with Alastair Cooke
Friday, Mar 7 8:30 - 10:30 VMTurbo Presents at Virtualization Field Day 3
Friday, Mar 7 11:00-12:00 Networking Is Fun Again! VFD3 Community Session

Event Staff

Benjamin Freedman


Claire Chaplais


Stephen Foskett


Tom Hollingsworth


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More Information

If you would like to sponsor or attend these events as a delegate, please contact Stephen Foskett, Gestalt IT Community Organizer, at [email protected] or call +1(508)451-9532.

This is a Past Virtualization Field Day in Silicon Valley