Enrico Signoretti

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I am the Head of Product Strategy at OpenIO.

In this role I am responsible for the planning design and execution of OpenIO product strategy. With the support of my team, I develop product roadmaps from the planning stages to development to ensure their market fit. I promote OpenIO products and represent the company and its products at several industry events, conferences and association meetings across different geographies. I actively participate in the company’s sales effort with key accounts as well as by exploring opportunities for developing new partnerships and innovative channel activities.

Prior to joining OpenIO, I worked as an independent IT analyst, blogger and advisor for six years, serving clients among primary storage vendors, startups and end users in Europe and the US.

I’m constantly keeping an eye on how the market evolves and continuously looking for new ideas and innovative solutions.

I’m also a fond sailor and an unsuccessful fisherman.

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  1. S3, to rule them all! (storage tiers, that is)
  2. NetApp, You had my curiosity…
  3. Thoughts from VMworld 2016. Is VMware becoming synonymous of legacy?
  4. Pure Storage’s FlashBlade is great on paper. But it’s still only on paper
  5. Scale-out, flash, files and objects. How cool is Pure’s FlashBlade?
  6. Metadata search helps to offload some DB-like operations to storage
  7. Defining Software-defined Storage definition. Definitely. – Juku.it
  8. VM-aware storage, is it still a thing?
  9. The B-side of storage containerization
  10. Object stores? more, fast and small!
  11. Memory-based storage? Yes, please!
  12. VMware VSAN, When good enough becomes very good
  13. NetApp is deONTAPifying itself, and this is good!
  14. Bimodal IT needs bimodal infrastructures
  15. A story of two “different” storage start-ups
  16. OpenStack-as-a-Service with Platform 9
  17. Dell knows its job: real world solutions
  18. Are you going All-Flash? Nah, the future is hybrid
  19. Rubrik Is Like Apple Time Machine But For The Datacenter
  20. Juku.beats 28 – Infinidat storage: multiple nine resiliency, high performance, $1/GB
  21. Software defined? No no no, it’s poorly defined storage (and why Primary Data is different)
  22. Juku.beats 27: NexGen Storage, QoS made easy
  23. Has the next generation of monolithic storage arrived?
  24. Juku.beats 25: Qumulo, data-aware scale-out NAS
  25. Infinidat: awesome tech, great execution
  26. We are entering the Data-aware infrastructure era
  27. Cloudy primary storage…
  28. it’s storage prime time!
  29. Analytics, the key to (storage) happiness
  30. Do we need specialized design for Flash storage?
  31. OpenStack made simple (finally!)
  32. Back on track! VMworld, TFDx and TECHunplugged
  33. Avinash Lakshman (CEO and cofounder) talks about Hedvig
  34. Cloudian and Hadoop, with Amir Chaudry (head of system engineering at Cloudian)
  35. Rumors, strategies and facts about Hyper-converged
  36. Thinking different about storage
  37. File Transporter, private Sync&Share made easy
  38. What else has Kaminario got under its kimono?
  39. When looking good is no longer enough
  40. Storage Field Day 7, links and live stream
  41. It’s storage showtime!
  42. The best (cloud) infrastructure? It is managed from the cloud!
  43. Exablox: (smart) object storage for the SMB
  44. What you won’t see in 2015
  45. Hyper-convergence, divergence and micro-convergence
  46. cloud-to-cloud backup
  47. NEC, the classic Japanese IT company
  48. The magic of StorMagic comes from its simplicity
  49. Tegile: good product, good execution
  50. Great analytics makes for better storage!
  51. Sorry Nexenta, but I don’t get it… and questions arise.
  52. Pure Storage, next generation storage for the real world
  53. Coho Data, one year later
  54. Avere Systems, great technology but…
  55. Object storage is dead… and this will help its adoption!
  56. Storage Field Day 6 Live! (links and stuff)
  57. Two weeks, two (great) events
  58. Zerto: Beyond Disaster Recovery
  59. Server-side caching is really hot!
  60. Zerto: Beyond Disaster Recovery
  61. EMC XtremIO most interesting characteristic? Predictability.
  62. Server-side caching is really hot!
  63. Tech Field Day Extra at VMworld US 2014 Live!
  64. Summer holidays, VMworld and Tech Field Day Extra!
  65. SanDisk’s organic growth (and flash commoditization)
  66. Is Solidfire the Symmetrix of the cloud era?
  67. Hyper convergence for the rest of us? Scale Computing
  68. RAM and Flash are the key for effective general purpose scale-out infrastructures
  69. X-IO: Software-defined what?
  70. The Good and the Bad of EMC at SFD5
  71. Software-defined Data Center Symposium live!
  72. Storage Field Day 5: What a storage show!
  73. Hey! Join us at the SDDC Symposium
  74. Two interesting videos from Virtualization Field Day 3
  75. Storage – Why I love Coho data
  76. Storage – QoS, the next feature you’ll be asking for
  77. Storage – Served-side caching: Holy grail or mere feature?
  78. Coho Data Deep Dive: the future of storage, now
  79. Storage specifically designed for Hyper-V? It does exist!
  80. Storage – Beyond NAS (again)
  81. Reality check – Storage Field Day agenda and live streaming
  82. Storage Field Day 4: It’s going to be a storage blast!
  83. Object-defined storage (it’s not about object storage)
  84. Video: Tech Field Day roundtables at #VMWorld (CommVault and Simplivity) – Juku
  85. Video: Tech Field Day roundtable at #VMWorld
  86. Storage – Some thoughts about flash storage (and why 150$M!)
  87. Tech Field Day Roundtables at VMworld (Simplivity and Commvault)
  88. Reality check – Tech field day roundtables at VMworld with Asigra and Infinio
  89. Cloud computing – HDS, Cleversafe and Private clouds
  90. Reality check – Back in town, readying for VMworld (and Tech Field Day!)
  91. Cloud based storage management is cool
  92. What do you think the rôle of hard disk storage will be in 5 years?
  93. When flash and cache are synonyms!
  94. Storage – Object storage is the platform, gateways are the solution
  95. Exablox: simple scale out storage for SMB
  96. Next trip to US: Storage Field Day #3
  97. Storage, Flash, SSD – PernixData: the Cache Area Network