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.

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Field Day Appearances

Field Day Videos

Links with Tag @SFoskett

  1. Tech Field Day Returns With Avassa, Cisco, Pure Storage, and Xilinx
  2. Returning to NGINX Sprint 2.0 With Tech Field Day
  3. Tech Field Day Presents Dell Technologies HCI & Storage: Cutting Edge Infrastructure to Drive Your Business
  4. Announcing Storage Field Day 22, August 4-6, 2021
  5. Intel Sapphire Rapids Rushes Back to 2022 | Gestalt IT Rundown: June 30, 2021
  6. Pegasus Flies to Exploit Journalist Phones | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 21, 2021
  7. US Government Strikes Down JEDI | Gestalt IT Rundown: July 07, 2021
  8. The Enterprise Is Not Ready for AI
  9. AI Field Day Returns May 27 and 28
  10. Join Us on April 27th for Making the Future of Data Possible: An Event by Scality and HPE!
  11. Scality Announces ARTESCA | Gestalt IT Rundown: April 28, 2021
  12. Intel Updates the Xeon Scalable Platform With Tech Field Day
  13. Join Tech Field Day on April 21-23, 2021
  14. Cisco Live Global 2021 Keynote Liveblog
  15. Presenters React to the Networking Field Day Experience
  16. Cloud Field Day Returns March 10-12, 2021
  17. Taking a Deep Dive Into Modern Storage Solutions With Storage Field Day 21
  18. Is Storageless Storage Just Someone Else’s Storage?
  19. Gestalt IT Rundown: December 16, 2020
  20. Scality and Cloud Field Day: A Bond That Spans Years
  21. Converging Conference Communities in the Cloud
  22. Voices in Innovation – Enrico Signoretti Explores the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Online Events
  23. Pure Storage FlashRecover Brings Cohesity to FlashBlade
  24. Judges on Fire: Stephen Foskett, Organizer in Chief, Tech Field Day
  25. Coming Together During COVID-19, With Stephen Foskett of Gestalt IT
  26. Day Two Cloud 038: Making the Case for Third-Party Cloud Storage
  27. BONUS: The Origins of Tech Field Day – the On-Premise IT Roundtable
  28. Meet the #TFD Founder: Stephen Foskett
  29. Juniper NXTWORK 2019 Keynote Live Blog
  30. Druva Protects Corporate Data Outside the Firewall
  31. Where Did Tech Field Day Come From? Tech Field Day at 10
  32. SolarWinds Aims to Connect the Data Dots
  33. Meeting the Storage Performance Requirements of AI and ML Workloads With WekaIO
  34. Nth Generation Symposium Keynote Live Blog
  35. Celebrating 10 Years of Pure Storage and Tech Field Day
  36. It’s All About the Delegates: Tech Field Day at 10
  37. Tech Field Day 20 – The Ten Year Anniversary Edition
  38. Commvault Go Day 2 Live Blog
  39. Stephen Foskett Gets the Latest News From Commvault at Commvault GO 2019
  40. Why You Should Consider Software-Defined Storage in Your Data Center
  41. Accelerate Day 1 Recap With Stephen Foskett From Gestalt IT by Pure Storage
  42. Pure Accelerate 2019 Day 2 Keynote Liveblog
  43. Pure Accelerate 2019 Day 1 Keynote Liveblog
  44. IBM’s New Class of Data Protection: Upcycling of the IT World?
  45. Leaving the Ecuador Open | Gestalt IT Rundown, September 18, 2019
  46. Can You Avoid Moving to the Cloud? No, and Why Would You?
  47. StorPool’s Strategy Rose to the Cloud—and Beyond!
  48. vSoccer at VMworld 2019
  49. The Contention Window: S1E12 : TechFieldDay – Mobility Field Day 4 Preview
  50. I Met Stephen Foskett
  51. What You See and What You Get When You Follow Me
  52. You’re Wrong About Data Protection Policy
  53. Nyansa Wants to Be the IoT Sheriff
  54. Liveblog: Intel Data-Centric Innovation Day 2019
  55. Intel’s Crossover Point: A 3D Spork?
  56. Voices in Data Storage – Episode 9: A Conversation With Stephen Foskett
  57. Goodbye X-IO, Hello Axellio and Violin 2.0!
  58. NetApp: HCI Stands For “Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure”
  59. NetApp’s Data Fabric Gets Real
  60. Smaller Conferences Can Have a Bigger Impact
  61. 9 Years of Tech Field Days with Stephen Foskett
  62. Commvault and Services
  63. Cloud Storage – AWS, Azure, and Beyond
  64. Multi-Cloud, DevOps, and Storage
  65. 3D XPoint Is At A Crossroads – Can Intel and Micron Deliver?
  66. What Differentiates Servers in a Commodity x86 World?
  67. Tech ONTAP Podcast: NetApp at Storage Field Day 15
  68. A Conversation with Congruity360 COO Mark Shirman
  69. Commvault GO 2017 Keynote Live Blog!
  70. #CiscoChampion Radio, S4|Ep.14: All About Tech Field Day
  71. Surprise! Facebook Shares Dramatically Improve Reach, Clicks, and Views
  72. Storage is Getting Cloudier!
  73. The Year of Cloud Extension
  74. Pure Accelerate 2017 Keynote Live Blog
  75. SPEP03 – TFD12 | Open TechCast
  76. What’s The Deal With Containers, Anyway?
  77. Tech Field Day: Seven Years Later
  78. Geek Speak: Snapshots Aren’t Backups (But They Could Be A Big Part…)
  79. Speaking in Tech: ‘Radical dev-docused’ work from Apple…
  80. Speaking in Tech: How good is the UK’s broadband? Really awful
  81. TECHunplugged Austin is One Packed Event
  82. Talking NVMe, 3DXpoint and Networking
  83. Tech Field Day Viewership Rockets Forward in 2015
  84. Every Device Can Speak SMB Protocol Thanks To Visuality Systems
  85. Live Streaming Video Adds to the Tech Field Day Experience
  86. Storage Field Day 8 Brings the Enterprise Storage Industry Together
  87. Infinidat’s Solution For the I/O Blender: Math
  88. What’s In A Name?
  89. Generation 3 drobo: Fall In Love All Over Again
  90. VFD4 – The email
  91. Cisco’s Trojan Horse
  92. Networking Field Day 8
  93. Tech Field Day Extra at VMworld US 2014
  94. SolarWinds Showcases Virtualization Management for Hybrid IT and More at VMworld(R) US 2014
  95. #VMEspresso with SolarWinds at VMworld: “Storage I/O is About to Get Crazy”
  96. Why is DataGravity Such a Big Deal?
  97. 08 – Wireless Field Day 7 Kickoff « On The Fly Wi-Fi
  98. On experts, influencers, and evangelists
  99. Is Storage the Killer App for Software-Defined Networking?
  100. Show 184 – The Future of Networking Part 2 as Inspired by #NFD7
  101. Software-Defined Data Center Symposium, April 22 in Santa Clara, CA
  102. My Tech Field Day VFD3 Experience
  103. The Future of Networking Part 1 As Inspired By #NFD7
  104. “Everybody’s On the Internet, and Nobody Cares”
  105. Scaling Storage At The Client
  106. Scaling Storage In Conventional Arrays
  107. Scale-Out Storage Field Day?
  108. VMware-Integrated Caching? Not So Fast!
  109. SimpliVity Announcement Roundup
  110. AirTight Networks to Make its Live Tech Field Day Debut at Wireless Field Day 5 in Silicon Valley
  111. SDDC Interview: Tech Field Day’s Stephen Foskett and Tom Hollingsworth
  112. Show 153 – Cisco Live 2013 Roundtable Discussion with Tech Field Day
  113. Scaling Storage Is Hard To Do
  114. How Does OpenFlow Impact The Daily Life Of Networkers?
  115. We Might Be In The Business of Technology, But It’s The People That Make It Great
  116. Storage Field Day 3 Is Here!
  117. Solid State Storage Symposium – San Jose, CA
  118. Storage Field Day 1 – Silicon Valley
  119. Show 141 – The Pace of Change Is Picking Up
  120. One Year of Tech Field Day Video: 90,000 Views!