Archive | June, 2011

Hitchhikers Guide to Network Security (Recap HP Discover #3500)

One of the more impressive sessions that I have attended at HP Discover was the “Hitchhiker’s Guide to Network Security” presented by HP Senior Technologist John Wieland.  Not only was the information usable and understandable for anyone in the room, being a relative security novice, I appreciated that Wieland made great lengths that members of his […]

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HP Discover 2011 Give Away

Brief chat with David Scott, SVP of HP Storage

I had the opportunity to speak, unexpectedly, with David Scott, the Senior Vice President and General Manager of HP Storage, in the bloggers lounge today at HP Discover.  Scott is the former president and chief executive office of 3PAR and assumed the role of SVP and General Manager of HP StorageWorks Division, now HP Storage, […]

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HP Storage Keynote: Converged storage for the next era of computing

Just found my seat for the converged storage keynote this morning at HP Discover. The keynotes throughout the week are not held in the large main hall, but smaller ballrooms on the fifth floor of the Sands Conference facility.  Live updates will appear below… (more…)

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HP FlexNetwork and Virtualization (Recap HP Discover #4774)

Jeff Kabel presented a fantastic session going deeper into HP’s FlexNetwork portfolio.  He recapped that the FlexNetwork branding and strategy were introduced at Interop.  He covered some of the basic information also covered in yesterday morning’s keynote, specifically that the goal of FlexNetwork is to create a secure, scalable, interoperable group of solutions which have […]

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HP’s Livermore, Donatelli dive deeper into converged solutions

Today’s keynote stressed the ways in which HP is helping your business to become more agile in the market and react to the external forces on business through the use of integrated software and hardware solutions powered by HP technology. Ann Livermore was up first stressing the point of HP making your IT business more […]

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HP makes converged infrastructure announcements

Prior to my arrival in Las Vegas, HP held a press conference to make some major converged infrastructure announcements to the public and press.  Because I was not able to attend the event live, I am going to link to some additional coverage below from those who were on site, but I also wanted to […]

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HP Discover General Session Day 2

The General Session keynotes should begin at approximately 8am Pacific this morning featuring Ann Livermore, Dave Donatelli, and Bill Veghte, all of whom are Executive Vice Presidents for HP.  The focus of today’s keynotes will be on converged infrastructure and the underlying components.  Live updates from the event will be featured on this page.   […]

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HP Discover Monday General Session coverage

It’s approximately 10 minutes until the opening general session opens and we officially being the HP Discover event.     This entry should update with live posts as things happen.  Here we go… (more…)

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HP Discover 2011 coverage from other blogs

I am on site now and gearing up to begin covering HP Discover.  Our general session kick off is in a little over an hour.  I cannot begin to describe the size of this conference.  Being a first time participant, I cannot speak to previous years of HP Discover, but the buzz that I am […]

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HP Converged Infrastructure press conference coverage

Although I had planned to live blog the converged infrastructure press conference scheduled for 10am this morning, I am still in the air and unable to be there due to weather and a delayed flight yesterday. It is still not to late to tune in live for the event at HP’s website (see I’ll […]

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