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EMC FAST – how do IT folks keep up to speed?

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Today EMC announced support for fully automated storage tiering, or FAST. I know those of you who aren’t technical are wondering what is that, why do I care? Technical stuff starts here Most of the data you need to do … Continue reading

Closing the Storage Skills Gap

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In case you have forgotten, I develop training for EMC. The latest issue of EMC.now focusing on how our organization has identified a skills gap when it comes to managing information and storage. The article talks about that gap, and … Continue reading

EMC Education Webcast: Managing Information in challenging economic times

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Next week EMC Education will present a free webcast about managing information in challenging economic times. So why is this something you should consider attending? Background For the last several years, my organization at EMC has conducted a survey of … Continue reading

We are creating the Digital Universe – but who will manage it?

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EMC World is happening this week down in Orlando. I’m helping out from sunny Franklin, Ma – facillitating video uploads into the Proven Professional Community, tweeting, and moderating a twitter chat tommorrow about my organization’s Information and Storage Management book. … Continue reading

The Information Storage and Management book has been officially released

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You may remember I invited everyone to get a sneak preview of EMC Education Service’s book about Information and Storage Management back in March. It was interesting doing a “soft launch” of the book over in the EMC Proven Professional … Continue reading

Ready, Set, Go V-Max!

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Today EMC, the company I work for, launched a new addition to our core product line, the Symmetrix V-Max system. The official launch site is at overtakethefuture.com, and a very good blog round-up of the coverage is over at the … Continue reading

Visit the Proven community for a sneak preview of new EMC Education book: “Information and Storage Management”

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My organization has written a book about Information and Storage Management, and we’re previewing it over in the EMC Proven Professional community.  The book hasn’t been released yet, so the only place to get a little sneak peek of it … Continue reading

How secure are IT Certification tests?

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As you may know, I work for the Education Services organization at EMC. I create technical training to support our Proven Professional certification tests (I also help write the tests). This article explains what my organization has done to crack … Continue reading

I love our ops guys!

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I know they probably don’t read my blog, but I have to put it out there that I love our ops guys! I asked for some equipment, and had it the next day. Sweet! I also have a much deeper … Continue reading

Where I have my adventures in Corporate Education

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I’ve decided to come out about where I work. I develop technical training in the Education Services Department at EMC Corporation. EMC a global leader in storing, managing, and protect information intelligently and efficiently. My department has won many awards … Continue reading