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