Stephen Foskett

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Stephen is the President of the Tech Field Day business unit for The Futurum Group. An active participant in the world of enterprise information technology, Stephen currently focuses on AI, edge, and cloud, and is a long-time voice in enterprise storage.

Stephen organizes the popular Tech Field Day event series for The Futurum Group, bringing a panel of independent technical content creators together with leading companies in the industry. We organize our Field Day events throughout the year in different topics, and also bring our community to industry events. Stephen also hosts the weekly Utilizing Tech podcast, and contributes to numerous podcasts, webcasts, and industry news reports.

A graduate of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, where he studied the impact of technology and society, Stephen has lived in northeast Ohio for a decade. He frequently travels to Silicon Valley for Field Day events and appears on-stage, in analyst and press panels, and behind the scenes at events around the world.

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Field Day Appearances

Field Day Videos

Links with Tag @SFoskett

  1. Open Source Helps Small Businesses Modernize Applications
  2. Everything is the Cloud and The Cloud is Everything
  3. Google Shares the Scope of Enterprise Cloud at Cloud Field Day
  4. Techstrong Gang June 11, 2024
  5. Announcements From Qlik Connect | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 5, 2024
  6. Cloud Native is Just a Marketing Term
  7. Looking at the Rapidly Evolving Modern Cloud at Cloud Field Day 20
  8. Qlik Cloud Integration With Talend
  9. Moving Beyond Platform Engineering and IT Operations at AppDev Field Day
  10. Platform Engineering Is the Revenge of IT Operations
  11. The Critical Role of Advanced Storage in AI Data Infrastructure
  12. Data Quality is More Important Than Ever in an AI World with Qlik
  13. Containerization is Required to Modernize Applications at the Edge
  14. Credible Content From the Community is More Important than Ever
  15. The Bedrock of AI Is Data With Nick Magnuson and Clive Bearman of Qlik
  16. The Year of AI at AI Field Day 4
  17. Cloud Field Day – Infrastructure Matters on the Road
  18. The Truth Behind SaaS Data Recovery With W Curtis Preston
  19. Mind the Gap Between Hyperscale and Enterprise IT
  20. NodeWeaver: Pioneering Edge Computing Solutions for Tomorrow’s Challenges
  21. Automation, Analytics, and More at Cloud Field Day 18
  22. The Present and Future of Edge at Edge Field Day 2
  23. Storage Field Day 26 Is Headed to SNIA’s Storage Developer Conference
  24. Things Are Heating Up for Tech Field Day Extra at VMware Explore
  25. Announcements From Cisco Live
  26. Elevate Your Cloud Knowledge at Cloud Field Day 17
  27. What Is a Cloud Database and How Does It Work?
  28. Takeaways From the Recent Storage Field Day
  29. Enterprise Storage Enters a New Age
  30. What’s New in Storage at Storage Field Day 25
  31. Unraveling the Key Themes of Edge Computing – a Roundtable Discussion
  32. The IT Industry Is Doing Better Than It Seems
  33. IP Address Management in a Modern Dynamic Network
  34. Edge Is Not Just Cloud or Datacenter
  35. Deploying Applications Across Edge Locations With Mako Networks and Avassa
  36. Security Automation With ZEDEDA and Opengear
  37. Looking Forward to Tech Field Day 27
  38. Learn More About Edge Computing at the First Edge Field Day Event
  39. Is Kubernetes a Good Fit for Edge Computing?
  40. What Are the Limits of Edge Computing?
  41. Cloud Field Day Looks to the Next Generation in January
  42. Measuring the Current Day Blast Radius of Outages
  43. Edge Computing – Through the Timeline
  44. Digging Deeper Into the Theme of Sustainability in Enterprise IT
  45. Tech Field Day Is Back With a Mix of CXL
  46. Storage Field Day Returns to Silicon Valley!
  47. CFDx NetApp – Thoughts
  48. Cloud Field Day 15 Returns to Silicon Valley!
  49. Take Charge of Your Multicloud Environment With NetApp: A Cloud Field Day Extra
  50. Gestalt IT Is Headed to VMware Explore US 2022!
  51. ML Commons Unveils MLPerf Training V2.0 | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 29, 2022
  52. Cloud Field Day Returns, Bridging the Datacenter to the Cloud
  53. AI Field Day Returns With a Focus on Data
  54. Developer Advocacy Isn’t Exactly What We Think It Will Be
  55. Do Enterprises Need Private Cellular?
  56. Join the Networking Field Day Experience at Aruba Atmosphere 22!
  57. Episode 14 – Having a Field Day With AI Expert Stephen Foskett
  58. How to Connect Everything From Everywhere With ZeroTier
  59. State of the Cloud
  60. Cloud Field Day Returns November 3-5, 2021
  61. The Cloud Is Finally Ready for the Enterprise
  62. Tech Field Day Returns With Avassa, Cisco, Pure Storage, and Xilinx
  63. Returning to NGINX Sprint 2.0 With Tech Field Day
  64. Tech Field Day Presents Dell Technologies HCI & Storage: Cutting Edge Infrastructure to Drive Your Business
  65. Announcing Storage Field Day 22, August 4-6, 2021
  66. Intel Sapphire Rapids Rushes Back to 2022 | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 30, 2021
  67. Pegasus Flies to Exploit Journalist Phones | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 21, 2021
  68. US Government Strikes Down JEDI | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 07, 2021
  69. The Enterprise Is Not Ready for AI
  70. AI Field Day Returns May 27 and 28
  71. Join Us on April 27th for Making the Future of Data Possible: An Event by Scality and HPE!
  72. Scality Announces ARTESCA | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 28, 2021
  73. Intel Updates the Xeon Scalable Platform With Tech Field Day
  74. Join Tech Field Day on April 21-23, 2021
  75. Cisco Live Global 2021 Keynote Liveblog
  76. Presenters React to the Networking Field Day Experience
  77. Cloud Field Day Returns March 10-12, 2021
  78. Taking a Deep Dive Into Modern Storage Solutions With Storage Field Day 21
  79. Is Storageless Storage Just Someone Else’s Storage?
  80. Gestalt IT Rundown: December 16, 2020
  81. Scality and Cloud Field Day: A Bond That Spans Years
  82. Converging Conference Communities in the Cloud
  83. Voices in Innovation – Enrico Signoretti Explores the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Online Events
  84. Pure Storage FlashRecover Brings Cohesity to FlashBlade
  85. Judges on Fire: Stephen Foskett, Organizer in Chief, Tech Field Day
  86. Coming Together During COVID-19, With Stephen Foskett of Gestalt IT
  87. Day Two Cloud 038: Making the Case for Third-Party Cloud Storage
  88. BONUS: The Origins of Tech Field Day – the On-Premise IT Roundtable
  89. Meet the #TFD Founder: Stephen Foskett
  90. Juniper NXTWORK 2019 Keynote Live Blog
  91. Druva Protects Corporate Data Outside the Firewall
  92. Where Did Tech Field Day Come From? Tech Field Day at 10
  93. SolarWinds Aims to Connect the Data Dots
  94. Meeting the Storage Performance Requirements of AI and ML Workloads With WekaIO
  95. Nth Generation Symposium Keynote Live Blog
  96. Celebrating 10 Years of Pure Storage and Tech Field Day
  97. It’s All About the Delegates: Tech Field Day at 10
  98. Tech Field Day 20 – The Ten Year Anniversary Edition
  99. Commvault Go Day 2 Live Blog
  100. Stephen Foskett Gets the Latest News From Commvault at Commvault GO 2019
  101. Why You Should Consider Software-Defined Storage in Your Data Center
  102. Accelerate Day 1 Recap With Stephen Foskett From Gestalt IT by Pure Storage
  103. Pure Accelerate 2019 Day 2 Keynote Liveblog
  104. Pure Accelerate 2019 Day 1 Keynote Liveblog
  105. IBM’s New Class of Data Protection: Upcycling of the IT World?
  106. Leaving the Ecuador Open | Gestalt IT Rundown, September 18, 2019
  107. Can You Avoid Moving to the Cloud? No, and Why Would You?
  108. StorPool’s Strategy Rose to the Cloud—and Beyond!
  109. vSoccer at VMworld 2019
  110. The Contention Window: S1E12 : TechFieldDay – Mobility Field Day 4 Preview
  111. I Met Stephen Foskett
  112. What You See and What You Get When You Follow Me
  113. You’re Wrong About Data Protection Policy
  114. Nyansa Wants to Be the IoT Sheriff
  115. Liveblog: Intel Data-Centric Innovation Day 2019
  116. Intel’s Crossover Point: A 3D Spork?
  117. Voices in Data Storage – Episode 9: A Conversation With Stephen Foskett
  118. Goodbye X-IO, Hello Axellio and Violin 2.0!
  119. NetApp: HCI Stands For “Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure”
  120. NetApp’s Data Fabric Gets Real
  121. Smaller Conferences Can Have a Bigger Impact
  122. 9 Years of Tech Field Days with Stephen Foskett
  123. Commvault and Services
  124. Cloud Storage – AWS, Azure, and Beyond
  125. Multi-Cloud, DevOps, and Storage
  126. 3D XPoint Is At A Crossroads – Can Intel and Micron Deliver?
  127. What Differentiates Servers in a Commodity x86 World?
  128. Tech ONTAP Podcast: NetApp at Storage Field Day 15
  129. A Conversation with Congruity360 COO Mark Shirman
  130. Commvault GO 2017 Keynote Live Blog!
  131. #CiscoChampion Radio, S4|Ep.14: All About Tech Field Day
  132. Surprise! Facebook Shares Dramatically Improve Reach, Clicks, and Views
  133. Storage is Getting Cloudier!
  134. The Year of Cloud Extension
  135. Pure Accelerate 2017 Keynote Live Blog
  136. SPEP03 – TFD12 | Open TechCast
  137. What’s The Deal With Containers, Anyway?
  138. Tech Field Day: Seven Years Later
  139. Geek Speak: Snapshots Aren’t Backups (But They Could Be A Big Part…)
  140. Speaking in Tech: ‘Radical dev-docused’ work from Apple…
  141. Speaking in Tech: How good is the UK’s broadband? Really awful
  142. TECHunplugged Austin is One Packed Event
  143. Talking NVMe, 3DXpoint and Networking