SNW Spring 2011

Thank you for attending SNW Spring 2011!

We hope you found the conference valuable and enjoyed the speaker presentations and the networking opportunities.
  • Conference presentations are now online!  Click here to view and download any available presentations (please note that some presentations may not be available due to confidentiality policies).


Tracks Included:     Speakers for Spring Included:     Venue Information:
  1. Energy Efficiency
  2. Data Management
  3. Data Security
  4. The Converged Network
  5. Backup and Archiving
  6. Virtualization
  7. Data Center
  8. Cloud Storage
  9. Storage Management
  10. Solid State Storage
  11. Data Protection
  12. Cloud Computing
  13. Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
  14. Professional Development
  15. Deduplication

Steve Wozniak
Apple Computer
and Chief Scientist, Fusion-io

Tom Kelley
General Manager


Randy Mott
Executive Vice President
and CIO

Jack Domme
Chief Executive Officer
Hitachi Data Systems


Jay Kerley
Corporate Vice President
and Deputy CIO
Applied Materials

Dr. Krishna Nathan
VP, Storage Systems Development

David Smoley
Senior Vice President and CIO
Flextronics International

Michael Schrage
Research Fellow
MIT Sloan School’s Center for Digital Business
David Scott
SVP and General Manager
HP StorageWorks

Brett Roscoe
Executive Director of Marketing, Enterprise Storage

Miki Sandorfi
Chief Strategist, File and Content Services
Hitachi Data Systems

Ralph Loura
The Clorox Company
  Hyatt Regency/Santa Clara Convention Center

The Santa Clara Convention Center is a complete meeting venue in the heart of Silicon Valley, CA just south of San Francisco off Interstate I-101 at Great America Parkway.

The Santa Clara Convention Center has been recognized as one of the greenest, most environmentally sensitive buildings in the United States. In addition, the City of Santa Clara was named Green Power Program of the Year by the U.S. Department of Energy.

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Over 4 Agenda-Packed Days:
  • 12 Executive Presentations and Keynotes
  • 120 Educational Sessions
  • 10 Hands-On Labs
  • 5 Best Practice Awards
  • 3 Days of SNIA Certification
Executive Speakers Included:
  • William Cross, CIO, Seminole Electric
  • David Davies, CIO, Flight Options
  • Atul Jain, Senior Vice President, Citigroup
  • Gregory Johnson, CTO, VCU Health System
  • Jack Rahner, Vice President of IT Operations, AlphaStaff
  • Omer Siddiqui, CIO, DC Water
SNW Advisory Board:
Who Should Attend:
  • Pamela Rucker, CIO, Philips Services Corporation
  • Helen Cousins, CIO, Lincoln Trust Company
  • Chris Vein, CIO, City and County of San Francisco
  • James Robertson, VP, Technology and Broadcast Transmission, Turner Broadcasting
  • Tom Honan, CIO, CapitalSource Bank
  • Mark Stone, CIO, Safety-Kleen Corporation
  • Madhu Nutakki, VP, Systems Integration, Infrastructure Management Group, Kaiser Permanente
  • Wendy Betts, VP, Worldwide Operations & Technology, Northern Trust Bank
  • Mark Morelli, Managing Director, Systems Programming, United Parcel Service
  • IT Management
  • Storage Architects
  • IT Infrastructure Professionals
  • Business Continuity Planning Experts
  • Data Management Specialists
  • Network Professionals