Keith Townsend

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Keith Townsend is the founder of The CTO Advisor LLC and is an IT management consultant with more than 18 years of related experience designing, implementing and managing data center technologies. His areas of expertise include virtualization, networking and storage solutions for Fortune 500 organizations. He holds a BA in computing and an MS in information technology from DePaul University.




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  1. Talent Is Heavier Than Data
  2. 91: Keith and Ray Show at CommvaultGO 2019
  3. Commvault Activate – CommvaultGo 2019
  4. Commvault Metallic and AWS RDS on vSphere – The Future of IT
  5. Master’s Lesson in IT Management
  6. CommvaultGo 2019 Hot Take
  7. Pure Accelerate: Cloud Block Service
  8. Commvault Breaking the Storage Laws
  9. VMware’s Cloud in 300-Words
  10. Dell Tech Cloud CFD6 – Hot Take
  11. Pure Accelerate FlashArray
  12. Lucid Link CFD6 – Hot Take
  13. NetApp CFD6 – Hot Take
  14. EXTRAHOP CFD6 Hot Take
  15. HashiCorp CFD6 Hot Take
  16. Morpheus Data CFD6 – Hot Take
  17. 89: Keith & Ray Show at Pure//Accelerate 2019
  18. Hammerspace CFD6 – Hot Take
  19. The Campus and Cloud-First
  20. Intel Answering SAP HANA’s Tough Questions
  21. Intel Data Centric Business Overview
  22. Meet Field Day Delegate – Keith Townsend
  23. Are CIO’s Missing the Metadata Bus?
  24. Leveraging Backup to Advance Your Decision Making
  25. Modern Data Protection Summary
  26. Musing: The Short Life of Influencers — EtherealMind
  27. Is Oracle Cloud an alternative to AWS?
  28. Moving SAP and other legacy apps to the cloud
  29. Rubrik – A metadata company in backup company’s clothing
  30. Cloud Field Day Interview: Nick Janetakis
  31. Serverless computing highlights new security challenges in hybrid IT
  32. Cloud Field Day 3 Preview – Data Protection
  33. NetApp Data Fabric Cloud Field Day 3 Preview
  34. Mitigating the risk of Cloud Lift & Shift
  35. An update on Oracle’s Cloud
  36. HCI/Not HCI – It doesn’t matter
  37. Storage is boring
  38. Understandig CASB for SaaS Security
  39. Solarwinds Orion Integration
  40. Converged Infrastructure died a long time ago, right?
  41. Are network vendors ignoring serverless security?
  42. CTO Advisor 068: Commvault HyperScale
  43. Why Docker is finally embracing Kubernetes
  44. CTO Advisor 067: Should you worry about GDPR?
  45. Should you worry about GDPR?
  46. Don’t call it back up
  47. On-premises Serverless with Docker via OpenFaaS
  48. DockerCon 2017 EU – Docker integrates Kubernetes and Swarm
  49. Why Docker is finally embracing Kubernetes
  50. Understanding Serverless Computing
  51. Why the hybrid IT control plane is destined for the public cloud
  52. Datacore Tech Field Day 15 Reap
  53. Riverbed Tech Field Day 15 Recap
  54. Actifio Tech Field Day 15 Recap
  55. Scale Computing Tech Field Day 15 Recap
  56. Ixia Tech Field Day 15 Session Recap
  57. Skyport Tech Field Day 15 Recap – YouTube
  58. Cisco Tech Field Day 15 Session Recap
  59. Inefficiencies of large systems
  60. 3 things infrastructure pros need to know about nested virtualization on Google Cloud
  61. Tech Field Day 15 Preview: Ixia
  62. Techfield Day 15 Preview: DataCore
  63. Tech Field Day 15 Preview: Skyport Systems
  64. Techfield Day 15 Preview: Actifio
  65. Tech Field Day 15 Preview: Scale Computing
  66. NVMe to enable truly composable infrastructure?
  67. VMworld 2017 preview: Current state of VMware
  68. Is it time for virtual switch abstraction to fade?
  69. Network as a Service provider TeloIP
  70. 3 Linux Foundation networking projects that your business needs to know
  71. [Video] Gigamon Network Field Day 15 Preview
  72. IP Infusion: Network Field Day 15 Preview
  73. Ah… NSX, We Meet Again.
  74. Barefoot Networks looks to redefine ASIC in network device design with its Tofino chip
  75. How Intel’s open source Data Plane Development Kit enables high-performance Linux networking
  76. Is Cisco All in on Hyper-converged?
  77. Simplifying Private Cloud – Easier said…
  78. Cirba – Virtualization Field Day 6 Preview
  79. ZeroStack – Virtualization Field Day 6 Preview
  80. FalconStor – Virtualization Field Day 6 Preview
  81. 3 must-watch startups from VMware alum
  82. The potential of microservices within the data center
  83. TechTalk 9: Copy data solutions
  84. Hyperconverged vendor Maxta announces SDN partnership
  85. Is Data Virtualization the Future of Enterprise Storage?
  86. CopyData yeah… Long live Data Virtualization
  87. [Video] Storage Field Day 7 Review
  88. VMware – Storage Field Day 7 Preview
  89. Transporter – Storage Field Day 7 Preview
  90. Springpath – Storage Field Day 7 Preview
  91. Primary Data – Storage Field Day 7
  92. Maxta – Storage Field Day 7 Preview
  93. Kaminario – Storage Field Day 7 Preview
  94. Exablox – Storage Field Day 7 Preview
  95. Cloudian – Storage Field Day 7 Preview
  96. Catalogic Software – Storage Field Day 7 Preview
  97. Hyper-converged systems: What you need to know about this hot virtualization topic
  98. Why should CIO’s and business leaders care about Software Defined Networking
  99. What’s is Software Defined Storage – Techtalk 42
  100. Why abstraction (software-defined) is important – TechTalk 40
  101. Software-Define alternative to Hyper-Convergence
  102. Nutanix and Scale: Two ends of the hyper-converged market
  103. Is the software defined data center a VMware only concept?
  104. Dispelling the FUD around iSCSI
  105. SDDC is a little less than Vaporware
  106. The importance of the control plane in SDDC
  107. EMC and VMware are disrupting Server SAN
  108. Wet your VMworld whistle with this SDDC symposium
  109. Wet your VMworld whistle with this SDDC symposium