November 6-8, 2017

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Real World OpenStack Deployments with Excite and Uniadex

Choosing the right storage for your OpenStack implementation requires an understanding of business requirements you wouldn’t expect to affect storage needs. Hear directly from Excite and Uniadex on the challenges they faced in building simple, scalable solutions to fit their unique needs with different solutions from the NetApp portfolio. Hear first-hand accounts of the challenges placed on these cloud service provides as they scale their unique solutions to more rapidly deliver development environments, improve customer retention and deploy the latest technologies with their respective platforms. You will walk away with key information to help you succeed on your next business project using an OpenStack environment!

Wednesday, November 8, 3:30pm-4:10pm
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
NetApp, Technical Marketing Engineer
Chad is a 17 year industry veteran with eleven years of service with NetApp.  Currently serving as NetApp's Senior Technical Marketing Engineer (OpenStack).  Chad has held positions In both escalations, reference architecture teams, and performance engineering.  Chad is happily married and is the father of four daughters, and soon to be owner of two ferrets. FULL PROFILE
Excite Japan Co., Ltd., General
Takashi Fukuda, Infrastructure engineer at Excite Japan. His responsibility at Excite Japan is managing and operating the whole infrastructure including servers, networks, storages, load balancers and so on. Prior to join Excite Japan, he worked as a server engineer in the manufacturing industry for 6 years. Excite Japan has a lot of web services and smartphone... FULL PROFILE
Yamaguchi has 20 years of IT experience. For the last 10 years he has been a cloud provider engineer and is the Group Manager of the OpenStack Technology team for the Japanese IT company UNIADEX, Ltd.  FULL PROFILE