Chin-Fah Heoh

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Mr. Chin-Fah Heoh is the Founder and Managing Consultant of Storage Networking Academy and a storage evangelist.

He is an active technology blogger in his blog ( since July 2011. His views on storage networking, virtualization, data management, cloud computing and data science has been getting rave comments and reviews from industry peers worldwide.

He is the Chairman of SNIA Malaysia (2010-2012, 2014-present) in which he mooted and initiated with SNIA International in 2008. He was the SNIA South Asia non-voting representative to SNIA Technical Council in the US for 2013-2014 and also the Vice Chairman of the Data Storage & Data Management SIG with MNCC (Malaysia National Computer Confederation).

He has held various technology positions in the past 20+ years with NetApp, EMC, Sun Microsystems and Hitachi Data Systems.

Links with Tag @StorageGaga

  1. Brainy Commvault
  2. Commvault Coming All Together
  3. Commvault Big Bet
  4. Scaling New HPC With Composable Architecture
  5. Connecting Ideas and People With Dell Influencers
  6. We Got to Keep More Data
  7. Dell and the Power of Influencing Influencers
  8. The Full Force of Western Digital
  9. WekaIO Controls Their Performance Destiny
  10. Bridges to the Clouds and More – NetApp NDAS
  11. StorPool – Block Storage Managed Well
  12. Clever Cohesity
  13. Catch Up (Fast) – IBM Spectrum Protect Plus
  14. VAST Data Must Be Something Special
  15. A Storage Field 18 I Will Go – for the Fun of It
  16. Is Pure Play Storage good?
  17. Disaggregation or hyperconvergence?
  18. Oracle Cloud Infrastructure to prove skeptics wrong
  19. The Network is Still the Computer
  20. The Dell EMC Data Bunker
  21. Hammering Next Gen Hybrid Clouds
  22. My first Tech Field Day
  23. The Commvault 5Ps of change
  24. Let there be light with Commvault Activate
  25. Huawei Dorado – All about Speed
  26. Own the Data Pipeline
  27. NetApp and IBM gotta take risks
  28. Cohesity SpanFS – a foundational shift
  29. Magic happening
  30. Storage dinosaurs evolving too
  31. My dilemma of stateful storage marriage
  32. Always serendipitous Storage Field Days
  33. Of Object Storage, Filesystems and Multi-Cloud
  34. The power of E8
  35. DellEMC SC progressing well
  36. Commvault UDI – a new CPUU
  37. Commvault calling again
  38. Can NetApp do it a bit better?
  39. The Engineering of Elastifile
  40. Ryussi MoSMB – High performance SMB
  41. The reverse wars – DAS vs NAS vs SAN
  42. Why demote archived data access?
  43. Hail Hydra!
  44. MASSive, Impressive, Agile, TEGILE
  45. Convergence data strategy should not forget the branches