THOUGHT LEADERS

Editors


Susan Fogarty

Susan Fogarty

Editor in Chief

Marcia Savage

Marcia Savage

Managing Editor, Network Computing

Contributors


ROELBOB

ROELBOB

The World in Which We Live

Jeff Aaron

Jeff Aaron

Vice President of Marketing, PernixData

Leon Adato

Leon Adato

Head Geek, SolarWinds

Cahit Akin

Cahit Akin

CEO & Co-founder, Mushroom Networks

Cengiz Alaettinoglu

Cengiz Alaettinoglu

Chief Technology Officer, Packet Design

Valentina Alaria

Valentina Alaria

Senior Director of Product and Solutions Marketing, PLUMgrid

Shahbaz Ali

Shahbaz Ali

CEO, Tarmin

Jason Andersen

Jason Andersen

Senior Director of Product Marketing and Management, Stratus Technologies

Amy Arnold

Amy Arnold

CCNP/DP/Voice

Jon Arnold

Jon Arnold

Principal, J Arnold & Associates

The Fibre Channel Industry Association

The Fibre Channel Industry Association

Non-profit international organization

Gary Audin

Gary Audin

President, Delphi, Inc.

Craig Auge

Craig Auge

Partner, Vorys

Mitch Auster

Mitch Auster

Senior Director, Technology Office, Ciena

Charles Babcock

Charles Babcock

Editor at Large, Cloud

Lee Badman

Lee Badman

Network Engineer & Wireless Technical Lead

Justin Bagatti

Justin Bagatti

Systems Consultant, TEAMSOS

Vess Bakalov

Vess Bakalov

CTO & Co-Founder, SevOne

Ethan Banks

Ethan Banks

Senior Network Architect

Aaron Bawcom

Aaron Bawcom

Chief Technology Officer, StrataCloud

Curt Beckmann

Curt Beckmann

Principal Architect, Brocade Networks

Crystal Bedell

Crystal Bedell

freelance writer

Frank Berry

Frank Berry

CEO, IT Brand Pulse

Rajat Bhargava

Rajat Bhargava

Co-Founder & CEO, JumpCloud

Michael Biddick

Michael Biddick

CEO, Fusion PPT

Lance Bishop

Lance Bishop

Director of Professional Services, Schneider Electric

Jennifer Bosavage

Jennifer Bosavage

Editor In Chief, Solution Providers for Retail

Jay Botelho

Jay Botelho

Director of Product Management, Savvius

Michael Brandenburg

Michael Brandenburg

Industry Analyst

Tim Brophy

Tim Brophy

Global Cloud Architect, Dimension Data

Jonathan Bryce

Jonathan Bryce

Executive Director, OpenStack Foundation

Kristin Burnham

Kristin Burnham

Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com

Michael Bushong

Michael Bushong

VP of Marketing, Plexxi

Kirk Byers

Kirk Byers

Owner, Twin Bridges Technology

Patrick Carey

Patrick Carey

Vice President Product Management, Exoprise

David F Carr

David F Carr

Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare

Jeff Carrell

Jeff Carrell

Consultant, Network Conversions

Martin Casado

Martin Casado

CTO Networking, VMware

Craig Chabot

Craig Chabot

Technical Manager, Wireless Consortium, University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory

Arthur Chang

Arthur Chang

CEO, PanTerra Networks

Ericka Chickowski

Ericka Chickowski

Contributing Writer, Dark Reading

Kent Christensen

Kent Christensen

practice director for cloud and virtual data centers, Datalink

Michele Chubirka

Michele Chubirka

Security Architect

Christine Cignoli

Christine Cignoli

Freelance Writer

Thomas Claburn

Thomas Claburn

Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility

Penny Collen

Penny Collen

Financial Solutions Architect, Cloud Cruiser, Inc

Network Computing

Network Computing

Contributor

James M. Connolly

James M. Connolly

Editor in Chief, The Enterprise Cloud Site

Andrew Conry-Murray

Andrew Conry-Murray

Director of Content & Community, Interop

George Crump

George Crump

President, Storage Switzerland

Michael A. Davis

Michael A. Davis

Contributing Editor

Kim Davis

Kim Davis

Editor, SaaS In The Enterprise

Amy DeCarlo

Amy DeCarlo

Principal Analyst, Security and Data Center Services

Kevin Deierling

Kevin Deierling

Vice President, Mellanox

Frank Denneman

Frank Denneman

Technology Evangelist, PernixData

Alison Diana

Alison Diana

Senior Editor

Daniel Dib

Daniel Dib

Senior Network Architect, Conscia Netsafe

Rowell Dionicio

Rowell Dionicio

Network Engineer

Joel Dolisy

Joel Dolisy

SVP and CTO/CIO, SolarWinds

Jeramiah Dooley

Jeramiah Dooley

Cloud Architect, SolidFire

Jeff Doyle

Jeff Doyle

Principal Architect, FishNet Security

Betty DuBois

Betty DuBois

Chief Network Detective, Network Detectives, LLC

Adam Ely

Adam Ely

COO, Bluebox

Joe Masters Emison

Joe Masters Emison

CTO, BuildFax

Michael Endler

Michael Endler

Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com

Orhan Ergun

Orhan Ergun

Network Architect

Feyzi Fatehi

Feyzi Fatehi

CEO, Corent Technology

Ken Faw

Ken Faw

CIO & Vice President of Information Technology, American Laser Skincare

Jonathan Feldman

Jonathan Feldman

CIO, City of Asheville, NC

Robert Fenstermacher

Robert Fenstermacher

Marketing Director, Aruba Networks

Greg Ferro

Greg Ferro

Network Architect & Blogger

Edgar Figueroa

Edgar Figueroa

President and Chief Executive Officer, Wi-Fi Alliance

Michael Finneran

Michael Finneran

President, dBrn Associates, Inc.

Denise Fishburne

Denise Fishburne

Customer Proof of Concept Engineer

Kevin Fogarty

Kevin Fogarty

Technology Writer

John Foley

John Foley

Editor, InformationWeek

Tony Fortunato

Tony Fortunato

Owner, The Technology Firm

Stephen Foskett

Stephen Foskett

Organizer in Chief, Tech Field Day

Dean Francis

Dean Francis

Enterprise Architect, Fusion PPT

Mike Fratto

Mike Fratto

Former Network Computing Editor

Andrew Froehlich

Andrew Froehlich

President

Scott M. Fulton, III

Scott M. Fulton, III

Principal and Senior Partner, Ingenus

Ben Gale

Ben Gale

Technical Director, Infrastructure and Networking, Broadcom

Lorna Garey

Lorna Garey

Content Director, InformationWeek Reports

Lawrence Garvin

Lawrence Garvin

Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds

Dirk Gates

Dirk Gates

Executive Chairman & Founder, Xirrus

Randy George

Randy George

Director, IT Operations, Boston Red Sox

Joseph Granneman

Joseph Granneman

CIO, Rockford Orthopedic Associates, LTD

David Greenfield

David Greenfield

Technology Writer

Neil Griffiths

Neil Griffiths

Vice President of UCC Product Management, IntelePeer

Ronald Gruia

Ronald Gruia

Director of Emerging Telecoms, Frost & Sullivan

Graeme Harfman

Graeme Harfman

Sierra Wireless

Mason Harris

Mason Harris

Technical Solutions Architect, Cisco

Reuven Harrison

Reuven Harrison

CTO & Co-Founder, Tufin

Joseph Harsch

Joseph Harsch

Senior Director, Market Offers, BroadSoft

Kieran Harty

Kieran Harty

CTO and Co-Founder, Tintri

Cynthia Harvey

Cynthia Harvey

Contributor, NetworkComputing

Rick Harvey

Rick Harvey

CTO, Lockbox

Doug Hazelman

Doug Hazelman

Chief Evangelist, Veeam Software

Michael Healey

Michael Healey

Senior Contributing Editor

Doug Henschen

Doug Henschen

Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps

Alex Henthorn-Iwane

Alex Henthorn-Iwane

QualiSystems Vice President of Marketing

John Herbert

John Herbert

Network Engineer

Joe Hernick

Joe Hernick

IT Director

Matt Hicks

Matt Hicks

Senior Director of Engineering, Red Hat

Kelly Jackson Higgins

Kelly Jackson Higgins

Executive Editor at Dark Reading

Anthony Hill

Anthony Hill

Director of IT, Orangefield Columbus

Gary Hilson

Gary Hilson

Freelance Writer

Steve Hilton

Steve Hilton

Managing Director, MachNation

Jason Hintersteiner

Jason Hintersteiner

Certified Wireless Network Expert

Scott Hoot

Scott Hoot

President & CEO, Sage Electronic Engineering

J. Nicholas Hoover

J. Nicholas Hoover

Senior Editor, InformationWeek Government

Edward Horley

Edward Horley

Practice Manager, Cloud Solutions, Groupware Technology

Geoff Huang

Geoff Huang

Director of Product Marketing, VMware

Patrick Hubbard

Patrick Hubbard

Head Geek & Director of Technical Product Marketing, SolarWinds

David Hughes

David Hughes

Founder, CEO, and Chairman of the Board, Silver Peak Systems

Nicholas Ilyadis

Nicholas Ilyadis

Vice President and Chief Technical Officer, Infrastructure & Networking Group, Broadcom Corporation

Boyan Ivanov

Boyan Ivanov

CEO & Co-Founder, StorPool

Azmi Jafarey

Azmi Jafarey

Network Computing Author

Jennifer Jessup

Jennifer Jessup

General Manager, Interop

John Joseph

John Joseph

President & Co-Founder, DataGravity

Curtis Franklin Jr.

Curtis Franklin Jr.

Executive Editor, Technical Content

TK Keanini

TK Keanini

CTO, Lancope

Dave Kearns

Dave Kearns

Analyst, Kuppinger-Cole

Ziv Kedem

Ziv Kedem

CEO, Zerto

Colm Keegan

Colm Keegan

Senior Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group

Brent Kelly

Brent Kelly

President, KelCor, Inc.

Igor Khalatian

Igor Khalatian

Founder & CEO, LiveLOOK, Inc.

Faisal Khan

Faisal Khan

Technology Blogger

Elias Khnaser

Elias Khnaser

Chief Technology Officer, Sigma Solutions

Scott Kinka

Scott Kinka

CTO, Evolve IP

Bill Kleyman

Bill Kleyman

VP of Strategy and Innovation

John Klossner

John Klossner

Cartoonist

Global Knowledge

Global Knowledge

Global Knowledge

Marianne Kolbasuk McGee

Marianne Kolbasuk McGee

Senior Writer, InformationWeek

Eric Krapf

Eric Krapf

Editor, No Jitter

Todd Krautkremer

Todd Krautkremer

Vice President, Pertino

Radhika Krishnan

Radhika Krishnan

VP of product and alliances, Nimble Storage

Deepak Kumar

Deepak Kumar

CTO and Founder, Adaptiva

Bob Laliberte

Bob Laliberte

ESG senior analyst

Marty Lamb

Marty Lamb

Vice President of Engineering, Rajant

Jon Langemak

Jon Langemak

Network Architect

Thomas LaRock

Thomas LaRock

Head Geek, SolarWinds

Jesse St. Laurent

Jesse St. Laurent

Vice President of Product Strategy, SimpliVity

Ray Le Maistre

Ray Le Maistre

Editor-in-chief

Lynn LeBlanc

Lynn LeBlanc

CEO, HotLink

Natalie Lehrer

Natalie Lehrer

Contributing Writer

Drew Lentz

Drew Lentz

Wireless Network and Applications Engineer

Michael Letschin

Michael Letschin

Director of Product Management, Nexenta Systems

Lenny Liebmann

Lenny Liebmann

Founding Partner, Morgan Armstrong

Cricket Liu

Cricket Liu

Executive VP & Senior Fellow, Infoblox

Liesha Lobo

Liesha Lobo

Delivery Lead at Thomsons Online Benefits

Paula Long

Paula Long

CEO & Co-Founder, DataGravity

Michael Louis

Michael Louis

Senior Solutions Architect, NWN Corporation

Scott Lowe

Scott Lowe

Engineering Architect

Eric Lundquist

Eric Lundquist

VP & Editorial Analyst for InformationWeek Business Technology Network

Chris Lyttle

Chris Lyttle

Managing Principal Consultant, Accuvant

Don Magrogan

Don Magrogan

CTO, Fusion PPT

Ajay Malik

Ajay Malik

Senior Vice President of Engineering, Meru Networks

Elena Malykhina

Elena Malykhina

Technology Journalist

Jim Manico

Jim Manico

OWASP Global Board Member

Antonio Manzalini

Antonio Manzalini

Senior Manager, Innovation, Telecom Italia

Kurt Marko

Kurt Marko

Contributing Editor

Howard Marks

Howard Marks

Network Computing Blogger

Sam Masud

Sam Masud

Industry Analyst & Editor

Anthony Mattke

Anthony Mattke

Senior Network Engineer

Paul Mauritz

Paul Mauritz

President & CEO, NetCraftsmen

Paul McDougall

Paul McDougall

Editor At Large, InformationWeek

Aoife M. McEvoy

Aoife M. McEvoy

Contributor

Jasmine McTigue

Jasmine McTigue

Principal, McTigue Analytics

Mark Melvin

Mark Melvin

Chief Technology Officer, ePlus Technology

P.G. Menon

P.G. Menon

Director, Technology Strategy for Datacenter Networking, Brocade

Tony Merenda

Tony Merenda

Co-Founder and VP of Engineering, Opengear

Rick Merritt

Rick Merritt

SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times

John Miecielica

John Miecielica

Director of Product Management, TeamQuest

Stuart Miniman

Stuart Miniman

Principal Research Contributor, Wikibon

Grant Moerschel

Grant Moerschel

Co-Founder, WaveGard

Mike Moore

Mike Moore

CIO, Virtual Instruments

John Morris

John Morris

President and CEO, Cleversafe

Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy

Editor, InformationWeek

Dror Nadler

Dror Nadler

Senior Vice President of Strategic Alliances, Cellrox

Salah Nassar

Salah Nassar

Senior Manager, Enterprise Product Marketing, Ruckus Wireless

Priya Natarajan

Priya Natarajan

Senior Director of Market Development, Ciena

Fritz Nelson

Fritz Nelson

Vice President, Editorial Director InformationWeek Business Technology Network

Gregory Ness

Gregory Ness

VP of worldwide marketing at CloudVelox

John Newton

John Newton

CTO, founder and chairman, Alfresco

Shirish Nilekar

Shirish Nilekar

Director of Product Management, Opengear

Tom Nolle

Tom Nolle

President & Founder, CIMI Corporation

Erika Van Noort

Erika Van Noort

Director Consulting, North America, Softchoice

David Nour

David Nour

CEO, The Nour Group, Inc.

Jim O'Reilly

Jim O'Reilly

Consultant

Amanda OBrien

Director of Client Services

Jason Oh

Jason Oh

Senior Director of Client Solutions Development for Force

Joe Onisick

Joe Onisick

Principal Engineer, Marketing, Cisco INSBU

Jason Parry

Jason Parry

Vice President, Client Solutions, Force 3

Alex Patent

Alex Patent

VP, Global Infrastructure Architecture Leader, Nielsen

Ryan Pelerin

Ryan Pelerin

Founding partner and COO, WSM International

Ivan Pepelnjak

Ivan Pepelnjak

Chief Technology Advisor, NIL Data Communications

Symon Perriman

Symon Perriman

Senior Technical Evangelist, Microsoft

Sara Peters

Sara Peters

Senior Editor at Dark Reading

Curtis Peterson

Curtis Peterson

Vice President of Operations, RingCentral

Lisa Phifer

Lisa Phifer

President, Core Competence

Larry Ponemon

Larry Ponemon

Chairman & Founder, Ponemon Institute

Alexei Porodzinsky

Alexei Porodzinsky

Software Quality Optimization, A1QA

Isaac Potoczny-Jones

Isaac Potoczny-Jones

Research Lead of Computer Security at Galois

Jack Pouchet

Jack Pouchet

vice president of business development, hyperscale solutions, Emerson Network Power

Cisco Press

Cisco Press

Publishing Alliance

Rob Preston

Rob Preston

VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek

IT Brand Pulse

IT Brand Pulse

Author Networkcomputing

Sampath Ramaswami

Sampath Ramaswami

Senior Director of Strategic Development, Hughes Network Systems

Scott Raynovich

Scott Raynovich

Chief Analyst and Publisher, The Rayno Report

Khalid Raza

Khalid Raza

CTO, Viptela

Sarah Reedy

Sarah Reedy

Senior Editor

Boris Renski

Boris Renski

CMO, Mirantis

Malcolm Rieke

Malcolm Rieke

Director of Product Management, Catbird

Kevin Riley

Kevin Riley

CTO & Vice President of Engineering, Sonus

Andres Rodriguez

Andres Rodriguez

CEO, Nasuni

Tim Root

Tim Root

Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President of New Business Development, Revolabs

Nik Rouda

Nik Rouda

Senior Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group

Ido Sarig

Ido Sarig

VP IoT Solutions, Wind River

John H. Sawyer

John H. Sawyer

Contributing Writer, Dark Reading

Byron Schaller

Byron Schaller

Virtualization Evangelist, Pomeroy IT Solutions

Eric Schrock

Eric Schrock

VP Engineering, Delphix

Beth Schultz

Beth Schultz

Managing Editor, No Jitter.

Greg Schulz

Greg Schulz

Founder & Senior Analyst, StorageIO

Steve Shah

Steve Shah

Vice President, Product Management, NetScaler Product Group, Citrix

Gilad Shainer

Gilad Shainer

Vice President of Marketing, Mellanox

Mitch Simcoe

Mitch Simcoe

Industry Director, Ciena

Scott Sinclair

Scott Sinclair

Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group

Terry Slattery

Terry Slattery

Principal Architect, NetCraftsmen

Chris Spain

Chris Spain

VP of Product Management, Enterprise Infrastructure and Solutions Group, Cisco

Joe Stanganelli

Joe Stanganelli

Attorney, Beacon Hill Law

Matt Stansberry

Matt Stansberry

Director, Content, Uptime Institute

Vaughn Stewart

Vaughn Stewart

Chief Technical Evangelist, Pure Storage

Patrick Strick

Patrick Strick

Technical Chair, Ethernet Alliance

Stephanie Tayengco

Stephanie Tayengco

SVP of Operations, Logicworks

Christine Taylor

Network Computing Blogger

Irwin Teodoro

Irwin Teodoro

Sr. Director, Data Center Transformation Practice, Datalink

Paul Travis

Paul Travis

Managing Editor, InformationWeek.com

Craig Treubig

Craig Treubig

Managing Principal Consultant, Accuvant

Shin Umeda

Shin Umeda

Vice President, Dell?Oro Group

UNH IOL UNH IOL

UNH IOL UNH IOL

UNH-IOL

Pablo Valerio

Pablo Valerio

International Business & IT Consultant

Eric van Miltenburg

Eric van Miltenburg

Senior Vice President, Hightail

David Varnum

David Varnum

Manager of Network Engineering

Lazarus Vekiarides

Lazarus Vekiarides

CTO & Co-Founder, ClearSky Data

Sudhir Verma

Sudhir Verma

Chief Technology Officer, Force 3

Sarosh Vesuna

Sarosh Vesuna

VP & GM, Education & Healthcare, Meru Networks

Jai Vijayan

Jai Vijayan

Freelance writer

John Villasenor

John Villasenor

Vice President of Worldwide Technical Services

Peter Waterhouse

Peter Waterhouse

Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies

Ed Weadon

Ed Weadon

Senior Network Engineer

Peter Welcher

Peter Welcher

Architect & Infrastructure Practice Lead, NetCraftsmen

Russ White

Russ White

Architect, LinkedIn

Andrew Wickett

Andrew Wickett

Director of Professional Services & Architecture, North America for Micro Focus

Carol Wilson

Carol Wilson

Editor-at-large

Steve Woo

Steve Woo

VP Products and Co-Founder, VeloCloud

David Woolf

David Woolf

Senior Technical Staff, University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory

Joan Wrabetz

Joan Wrabetz

Chief Technology Officer, QualiSystems

Robbie Wright

Robbie Wright

Virtualization & Cloud Computing Strategist, Commvault

Fahmida Y. Rashid

Fahmida Y. Rashid

Contributing Editor, Dark Reading

Kong Yang

Kong Yang

Head Geek and Sr. Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds

Rutrell Yasin

Rutrell Yasin

Business Technology Writer, Tech Writers Bureau

Zeus Zerravala

Zeus Zerravala

Founder & Principal Analyst, ZK Research

Brendan Ziolo

Brendan Ziolo

Head of Large Enterprise Strategy, Nokia