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Trusting the Cloud: Timing and Adoption of Cloud Technologies

EMC's Mike Feinberg to Present at SYS-CON's Cloud Computing Expo, Nov. 19-21, in San Jose, CA

Cloud technologies offer many benefits over traditional IT systems, especially when managing the size and vastness of unstructured data and unpredictable growth in IT environments. But when does it make sense to adopt cloud technologies and migrate a set of your IT services to the cloud? The movement of information and services out of the data center and into the cloud can unleash fear in many of us. Trusting that your information is secure, accessible and protected is important, and deciding what information remains inside and outside of the cloud can be critical to the success of your business.

In this session, Mike Feinberg, Senior VP of EMC’s Cloud Infrastructure and Services Division will discuss how to optimize the deployment of cloud technologies and the options that exist for migrating information to the cloud.

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Speaker Bio: Mike Feinberg is Senior Vice President of the Cloud Infrastructure Group at EMC Corporation. He joined EMC to lead the Technology Ventures Group which was formed in May of 2006 with the objective of addressing emerging customer and technology trends and delivering products and solutions that will revolutionize existing IT paradigms. In February of 2008, EMC created a new division to focus on the emerging opportunities for cloud-based solutions and services. Feinberg reports to Paul Maritz, President and General Manager of the Cloud Infrastructure and Services Division. Prior to joining EMC in May 2006, he served as Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for HP Storage, where he was responsible for strategy and technical direction.

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