Stephen Foskett

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Stephen Foskett is an active participant in the world of enterprise information technology, currently focusing on enterprise storage, server virtualization, networking, and cloud computing. He organizes the popular Tech Field Day event series for Gestalt IT and runs Foskett Services. A long-time voice in the storage industry, Stephen has authored numerous articles for industry publications, and is a popular presenter at industry events. He can be found online at, and on Twitter at @SFoskett.

Event Staff

Links with Tag @SFoskett

  1. Cisco Live Global 2021 Keynote Liveblog
  2. Presenters React to the Networking Field Day Experience
  3. Cloud Field Day Returns March 10-12, 2021
  4. Taking a Deep Dive Into Modern Storage Solutions With Storage Field Day 21
  5. Is Storageless Storage Just Someone Else’s Storage?
  6. Gestalt IT Rundown: December 16, 2020
  7. Scality and Cloud Field Day: A Bond That Spans Years
  8. Converging Conference Communities in the Cloud
  9. Voices in Innovation – Enrico Signoretti Explores the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Online Events
  10. Pure Storage FlashRecover Brings Cohesity to FlashBlade
  11. Judges on Fire: Stephen Foskett, Organizer in Chief, Tech Field Day
  12. Coming Together During COVID-19, With Stephen Foskett of Gestalt IT
  13. Day Two Cloud 038: Making the Case for Third-Party Cloud Storage
  14. BONUS: The Origins of Tech Field Day – the On-Premise IT Roundtable
  15. Meet the #TFD Founder: Stephen Foskett
  16. Juniper NXTWORK 2019 Keynote Live Blog
  17. Druva Protects Corporate Data Outside the Firewall
  18. Where Did Tech Field Day Come From? Tech Field Day at 10
  19. SolarWinds Aims to Connect the Data Dots
  20. Meeting the Storage Performance Requirements of AI and ML Workloads With WekaIO
  21. Nth Generation Symposium Keynote Live Blog
  22. Celebrating 10 Years of Pure Storage and Tech Field Day
  23. It’s All About the Delegates: Tech Field Day at 10
  24. Tech Field Day 20 – The Ten Year Anniversary Edition
  25. Commvault Go Day 2 Live Blog
  26. Stephen Foskett Gets the Latest News From Commvault at Commvault GO 2019
  27. Why You Should Consider Software-Defined Storage in Your Data Center
  28. Accelerate Day 1 Recap With Stephen Foskett From Gestalt IT by Pure Storage
  29. Pure Accelerate 2019 Day 2 Keynote Liveblog
  30. Pure Accelerate 2019 Day 1 Keynote Liveblog
  31. IBM’s New Class of Data Protection: Upcycling of the IT World?
  32. Leaving the Ecuador Open | Gestalt IT Rundown, September 18, 2019
  33. Can You Avoid Moving to the Cloud? No, and Why Would You?
  34. StorPool’s Strategy Rose to the Cloud—and Beyond!
  35. vSoccer at VMworld 2019
  36. The Contention Window: S1E12 : TechFieldDay – Mobility Field Day 4 Preview
  37. I Met Stephen Foskett
  38. What You See and What You Get When You Follow Me
  39. You’re Wrong About Data Protection Policy
  40. Nyansa Wants to Be the IoT Sheriff
  41. Liveblog: Intel Data-Centric Innovation Day 2019
  42. Intel’s Crossover Point: A 3D Spork?
  43. Voices in Data Storage – Episode 9: A Conversation With Stephen Foskett
  44. Goodbye X-IO, Hello Axellio and Violin 2.0!
  45. NetApp: HCI Stands For “Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure”
  46. NetApp’s Data Fabric Gets Real
  47. Smaller Conferences Can Have a Bigger Impact
  48. 9 Years of Tech Field Days with Stephen Foskett
  49. Commvault and Services
  50. Cloud Storage – AWS, Azure, and Beyond
  51. Multi-Cloud, DevOps, and Storage
  52. 3D XPoint Is At A Crossroads – Can Intel and Micron Deliver?
  53. What Differentiates Servers in a Commodity x86 World?
  54. Tech ONTAP Podcast: NetApp at Storage Field Day 15
  55. A Conversation with Congruity360 COO Mark Shirman
  56. Commvault GO 2017 Keynote Live Blog!
  57. #CiscoChampion Radio, S4|Ep.14: All About Tech Field Day
  58. Surprise! Facebook Shares Dramatically Improve Reach, Clicks, and Views
  59. Storage is Getting Cloudier!
  60. The Year of Cloud Extension
  61. Pure Accelerate 2017 Keynote Live Blog
  62. SPEP03 – TFD12 | Open TechCast
  63. What’s The Deal With Containers, Anyway?
  64. Tech Field Day: Seven Years Later
  65. Geek Speak: Snapshots Aren’t Backups (But They Could Be A Big Part…)
  66. Speaking in Tech: ‘Radical dev-docused’ work from Apple…
  67. Speaking in Tech: How good is the UK’s broadband? Really awful
  68. TECHunplugged Austin is One Packed Event
  69. Talking NVMe, 3DXpoint and Networking
  70. Tech Field Day Viewership Rockets Forward in 2015
  71. Every Device Can Speak SMB Protocol Thanks To Visuality Systems
  72. Live Streaming Video Adds to the Tech Field Day Experience
  73. Storage Field Day 8 Brings the Enterprise Storage Industry Together
  74. Infinidat’s Solution For the I/O Blender: Math
  75. What’s In A Name?
  76. Generation 3 drobo: Fall In Love All Over Again
  77. VFD4 – The email
  78. Cisco’s Trojan Horse
  79. Networking Field Day 8
  80. Tech Field Day Extra at VMworld US 2014
  81. SolarWinds Showcases Virtualization Management for Hybrid IT and More at VMworld(R) US 2014
  82. #VMEspresso with SolarWinds at VMworld: “Storage I/O is About to Get Crazy”
  83. Why is DataGravity Such a Big Deal?
  84. 08 – Wireless Field Day 7 Kickoff « On The Fly Wi-Fi
  85. On experts, influencers, and evangelists
  86. Is Storage the Killer App for Software-Defined Networking?
  87. Show 184 – The Future of Networking Part 2 as Inspired by #NFD7
  88. Software-Defined Data Center Symposium, April 22 in Santa Clara, CA
  89. My Tech Field Day VFD3 Experience
  90. The Future of Networking Part 1 As Inspired By #NFD7
  91. “Everybody’s On the Internet, and Nobody Cares”
  92. Scaling Storage At The Client
  93. Scaling Storage In Conventional Arrays
  94. Scale-Out Storage Field Day?
  95. VMware-Integrated Caching? Not So Fast!
  96. SimpliVity Announcement Roundup
  97. AirTight Networks to Make its Live Tech Field Day Debut at Wireless Field Day 5 in Silicon Valley
  98. SDDC Interview: Tech Field Day’s Stephen Foskett and Tom Hollingsworth
  99. Show 153 – Cisco Live 2013 Roundtable Discussion with Tech Field Day
  100. Scaling Storage Is Hard To Do
  101. How Does OpenFlow Impact The Daily Life Of Networkers?
  102. We Might Be In The Business of Technology, But It’s The People That Make It Great
  103. Storage Field Day 3 Is Here!
  104. Solid State Storage Symposium – San Jose, CA
  105. Storage Field Day 1 – Silicon Valley
  106. Show 141 – The Pace of Change Is Picking Up
  107. One Year of Tech Field Day Video: 90,000 Views!