Max Mortillaro

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Max (Massimiliano) Mortillaro is an independent data center consultant & co-owner / analyst for TECHunplugged B.V., a Dutch-based content creation / marketing services company covering primarily the EMEA region. At TECHunplugged, Max covers content creation (market research / white papers / blog articles & videos). He’s also a co-host on the TECHunplugged Podcast. He’s also been running the technology blog since 2008.

He’s an advocate for online security, privacy, encryption and digital rights. Like his name very wrongfully hints, Max is French and lives with his family in Prague, Czech Republic. Besides being a failed sportsman he is a general bon vivant and the impersonation of your average hobbit in full size, carrying his espresso device across the world & converting the masses to the joys of Italian espresso. Max is also an early adopter / follower of the famous « Signoretti diet ».

Links with Tag @MaxMortillaro

  1. Zerto Showcases Mature Data Protection Capabilities; HPE Welcomes Zerto to GreenLake Collective
  2. Cloud-Native Data Protection Is Not an Option – an Overview of Kasten K10
  3. Morpheus Data: Making the Spice Flow With Agnostic Infrastructure Management
  4. The Pliops Storage Processor: Niche Product, or Game-Changing Technology?
  5. So Long, and Thanks for All the Memory – Micron Ceases 3D XPoint Development, Sells Lehi Fab
  6. Pliops: Re-Imagining Storage, Crushing Bottlenecks and a Bright Future in the Cloud
  7. StorPool : New Capabilities, New OPEX Model, and Stronger Support for Cloud Customers
  8. Looking Ahead With Storage Field Day 21 – Barry Coombs, Jason Collier, Max Mortillaro – Ep 149
  9. Storage Field Day 21 – The TECHunplugged Take on Nasuni
  10. Nasuni – Cloud-Scale NAS Without Cloud Worries
  11. TFD22 – TECHunplugged Take on VMware DRaaS
  12. Is Storageless Storage Just Someone Else’s Storage?
  13. Intel Memory Summit 2020 – Intel Optane and Storage Archictectures
  14. Intel Memory Summit 2020 – Intel Optane Persistent Memory Future
  15. Intel Memory and Storage Moment 2020 – Intel Optane Announcements
  16. Tech Field Day 22 – the TECHunplugged Take on Quantum
  17. Tech Field Day 22: The TECHunplugged Take on Red Hat OpenShift
  18. Tech Field Day 22 – the TECHunplugged Take on Commvault
  19. Converging Conference Communities in the Cloud
  20. Is Endpoint Backup Still Relevant in the Cloud Era?
  21. Cisco HyperFlex Application Platform – Cisco’s Kubernetes Service?
  22. Cisco HyperFlex Interview – Differentiators and Customer Benefits
  23. What Is Cisco HyperFlex Data Platform? Interview With Aniket Patankar
  24. TECHunplugged Videocast – Cisco Intersight Workload Optimizer
  25. TechUnplugged VideoCast: CiscoLive Barcelona HyperFlex Application Platform
  26. Cisco Live Europe 2020 – Introduction and Expectations
  27. TECHunplugged Videocast – Cisco Threat Response
  28. TECHunplugged at Cisco Live Barcelona 2020 – Introduction
  29. TECHunplugged Videocast – Cisco UCS Updates at Cisco Live Europe 2020 in Barcelona
  30. TECHunplugged Videocast – Cisco Live Barcelona – No Love for Single Panes of Glass
  31. Mastering the Art of Data Visualization
  32. Meet the #TFD20 Delegates: Max Mortillaro
  33. Tech Field Day 20 Is Right Around the Corner!
  34. Cloud Block Store: How Pure Storage Built a Cloud-Native Block Storage Solution
  35. Pure Storage Introduces Cloud Block Store, Secondary Storage All Flash Array, Optane Caching Solution
  36. DirectMemory, an Optane-Based Nitro Shot for the FlashArray //X
  37. Videocast From Pure Accelerate 2019
  38. Commvault Acquires Hedvig for $225M, What Should We Expect?
  39. Pure Storage Accelerate 2019 – Everything’s Faster in Texas
  40. EP27 – VAST Data – a Revolutionary Storage Platform for the Next Decade – With Howard Marks
  41. TECHunplugged Videocast #1 – Liqid and Composable Infrastructures
  42. EP21 – Discovering, the World’s Fastest Filesystem With Barbara Murphy
  43. Western Digital : Innovation in 3D NAND and Low Latency Flash NAND
  44. Developing Data Protection Solutions in the Era of Data Management
  45. Cisco HyperFlex: Designing an NVMe-based HCI Architecture With Reliability, Availability and Serviceability in Mind
  46. EP17 – Storpool: Being the Best in Block Based Storage – With Boyan Ivanov
  47. Cohesity – The Gold Standard in Data Management
  48. Storage Field Day 18 – Fifty Shades of Disclosure
  49. Storage Field Day 18 – It’s as Intense as Storage Field Day Gets
  50. Forward Networks: Bringing Sanity to a Network Near You
  51. Multicloud : The Buzzword We’ll Keep Hearing in 2019?
  52. Cisco HyperFlex 2019 Edition: Mixed Feelings
  53. EP11 – Data Management with Komprise: Transformation without Disruption – with Krishna Subramanian
  54. Should Cisco reinvent itself? Thoughts ahead of Cisco Live Europe 2019
  55. Live at VMworld Europe 2018: An Update on VMware Strategy and Vision, or VMware is Cool Again
  56. What future for Intel Optane?
  57. NetApp MAX Data: The Persistence of Memory, Revisited
  58. NetApp Data Fabric: putting in practice the “Theory of Everything” for Data and Storage
  59. NetApp Insight 2018 – Hello Stranger, We Meet Again
  60. EP10 – Computational Storage: A Paradigm Shift In The Storage Industry with Scott Shadley and NGD Systems
  61. Komprise: Data Management Made Easy
  62. The Rise of Computational Storage
  63. I will be at Storage Field Day 17! Wait, what is a “Storage Field Day”?
  64. Druva acquires CloudRanger, expands backup capabilities to AWS
  65. Cisco Hyperflex 3.0 – A Mature Hyper-Converged Solution Ready for Next-Gen Workloads
  66. Tech Field Day Extra at Cisco Live Europe 2018: what news under the skies of Barcelona?
  67. Uila App-Centric Monitoring: Deep Packet Inspection meets beautiful UI
  68. Dell EMC VMAX All-Flash: A proven solution for mission-critical systems
  69. E8 Storage: The Mercedes-Maybach 6 of NVMe Flash Arrays
  70. The challenge of doing data management at scale
  71. InfiniBox: solving the enterprise storage cost vs performance equation?
  72. I will be at Commvault Go and Storage Field Day 14!
  73. X-IO Axellio and Edge Computing: an NVMe-enabled emerging architecture model?
  74. Cohesity FlashProtect – a look into Pure Storage and Cohesity Integration
  75. Real-time Storage Analytics: one step further towards AI-enabled storage arrays?
  76. SFD13 Primer – Dell EMC
  77. SFD13 Primer – SNIA
  78. SFD13 Primer – X-IO Axellio Edge Computing Platform
  79. Storage Field Day 13 Primer
  80. See you at Storage Field Day 13 and Pure Accelerate!
  81. Thoughts on Consumer and Industrial IoT
  82. Revisiting Cisco HyperFlex, One Year After
  83. How Tech Field Day influenced me in 2016
  84. Cohesity – a secondary storage leader in the making?
  85. Rubrik – A Refreshing Approach to Backups
  86. Intel SPDK – A foundation block for new generation storage
  87. Open-Source Hardware Designs – One step beyond commodity?
  88. Scality RING – Object Storage? Yes, but Software-Defined please!
  89. What should we expect from the next generation storage?
  90. Is Media & Entertainment the golden goose of Object Storage vendors?
  91. Flying soon towards Storage Field Day 11!
  92. Pure Storage Flashblade is now available!
  93. Pure Storage’s FlashBlade – Against The Grain
  94. Hedvig Deep Dive – Is software-defined the future of storage?
  95. Storage Administrators: an endangered species?
  96. Primary Data: a true Software-defined Storage platform?
  97. Follow us live at Storage Field Day 10
  98. Is Hedvig the solution to all our (storage) problems?
  99. If youre going to SFD10 be sure to wear microdrives in your hair
  100. Cisco HyperFlex: Break-thru Or Me-too?
  101. IoT from a neo-luddite perspective
  102. About hyper-convergence
  103. Tech Field Day Extra at CLEUR – Day 3
  104. Tech Field Day Extra at CLEUR – Day 2
  105. Tech Field Day Extra at CLEUR – Day 1
  106. TFD Extra – StorMagic SvSAN preliminary notes
  107. Honored & humbled to be a TFD Extra delegate at CLEUR16!