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Best OpenStack Conferences

As you start your OpenStack journey or simply want to learn about how an open source framework can enhance your business, attending OpenStack conferences is one of the best places for you to start. Not only will resources be readily accessible, but you can also network with avid OpenStack users who have extensive experience in the space. What you will quickly realize is that the OpenStack Foundation has fostered an extremely unique community that is…
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Upcoming OpenStack Events: Attending Red Hat Summit or OpenStack Vancouver?

We’re packing our bags for a full month of events returning just in time to kickoff Memorial Day weekend back in Boston. Our first stop is San Francisco for the Red Hat Summit from Tuesday, May 8th through Thursday, May 10th. We’re excited to be exhibiting this year and have an awesome booth designed to show attendees how TrilioVault gives tenants and administrators the ability to restore entire workloads in just one click. Our CEO,…
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Why OpenStack is Taking Off in the Enterprise

Companies investigating whether to make a shift to private cloud often wonder why OpenStack is increasingly mentioned as a strong alternative to remote-only options like Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Engine, and Microsoft Azure – and whether it's matured enough to be a viable option as an enterprise cloud. While there are many hurdles for companies making "the switch," OpenStack has grown and matured in the past eight years to offer a solid, customizable, and risk-reducing platform…
Trilio Content Team
March 2, 2018
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Reflections from OpenStack Summit Sydney

The Trilio team just returned from the OpenStack Summit in Sydney, the industry’s biggest conference. This was the third and the best Summit I’ve attended. There were more than 2,000 attendees, with 500 companies and 50 countries represented. While turnout was slightly smaller than previous Summits, the quality of conversations and engagement with attendees was high. Nearly half of the attendees were there for the first time, which underscores the ever-growing interest in OpenStack, and…
Trilio Content Team
December 8, 2017
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From Founding to Funding: Perspectives from Murali Balcha, Founder and CTO of Trilio

As the founder of Trilio, our company’s recent Series A funding announcement was one that brought great joy, and was the culmination of years of hard work and determination. The idea for the company came to me after working in enterprise software for over twenty years. My background is in storage, virtualization, and cloud computing, so I’ve seen inflection points in client/server computing, storage area networks, server virtualization, and cloud computing. Every sea change makes…
Murali Balcha
November 8, 2017
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Highlights from SUSECON 2017

Fall event season is in full swing, and the Trilio team just returned from SUSECON 2017. This annual partner conference is one of our favorites to attend, especially this year. The team spent almost a week exhibiting, networking with fellow SUSE partners, and attending the content-rich keynotes and sessions in Prague. On day one, Michael Miller, SUSE President of Strategy, Alliances and Marketing, kicked off the conference by exploring what it really means to be…
David Safaii
October 20, 2017
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Happy 7th Birthday OpenStack! You’ve Exited the Trough and Entered Slope of Enlightenment…

OpenStack recently celebrated it’s seventh birthday party in Santa Clara (check out videos here). It was a high energy event with lots of technical tracks, and complete with cupcakes. Who doesn’t love a good party? Seven is a great year for children as they can go on long bike rides, read books cover to cover, diets expand beyond chicken nuggets, and you don’t even need a car seat. OpenStack development is similar; performance and integration…
Tom Lahive
August 1, 2017
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Trilio Team to Present at OpenStack Summit Boston

OpenStack Summit Boston is less than two weeks away, and the excitement is growing here at Trilio!  Not only will the conference take place right in our backyard, downtown Boston, but also, several of our team members are presenting at the conference. Murali Balcha, Trilio’s co-founder and CTO, will present “Tapping into the Strength of the Hybrid Cloud” on Tuesday, May 9, 2016 at 4:40pm. In this session, Murali will share his insights into when…
Trilio Content Team
April 28, 2017
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Interview with Michael Miller, President of Strategy, Alliances & Marketing for Open Source Software Pioneer, SUSE

Welcome to Trilio’s Q&A series, where a member of our executive team interviews a senior executive with a key partner, customer or industry analyst firm. We want to get their thoughts on the state of OpenStack, virtualization, cloud, data protection, or business assurance and continuity. SUSE is a pioneer in open source software, providing reliable, interoperable Linux, cloud infrastructure and storage solutions that give enterprises greater control and flexibility. Earlier this year, SUSE completed the…
David Safaii
April 10, 2017
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Meet Billy Field, Trilio Data’s New Director of Cloud Architecture

Billy Field recently joined the Trilio team as Director of Cloud Architecture, bringing with him more than a decade of experience in software engineering, system engineering, support and services, and pre-sale solution architecture. Prior to joining Trilio, Billy served as a Principal Solutions Architect for copy data virtualizations creator, Actifio as a core component to the Northeast Sales team. He also held previous roles at EMC Corporation and Doyenz. Billy sat down to share his…
Trilio Content Team
January 6, 2017
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Highlights from OpenStack Summit Barcelona

The Trilio team recently attended the OpenStack Summit in Barcelona, where we had the opportunity to meet with innovators and leaders from around the globe and explore the future of cloud computing. While the Barcelona Summit was smaller in attendance than Openstack’s Summit held in Austin earlier this year, the content shared was much richer, as was the dialogue that took place throughout the week. Following are some of the key takeaways from the team.…
David Safaii
November 16, 2016
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Q&A with Talligent, the Leader in Cost and Capacity Management Solutions for OpenStack

Welcome to Trilio's Q&A series, where a member of our executive team interviews a senior executive with a key partner, customer or industry analyst firm. We want to get their thoughts on the state of Big Data, OpenStack, virtualization, data protection, or business assurance and continuity. Earlier this year, Trilio partnered with Talligent to provide joint customers with data protection and advanced cloud management. I recently chatted with Talligent’s CEO, Sanjay Mishra.David: Can you please talk about…
David Safaii
October 13, 2016
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Vote for Trilio Data at OpenStack Summit Barcelona

The team here at Trilio Data is getting excited for the OpenStack Summit Barcelona. But we need your help! We’ve submitted for three different speaking opportunities. The selections are made by both a panel of judges and voting from the OpenStack community. Here’s what we’ve proposed: A Fireside Chat with Verizon In this fireside chat, David Safaii, CEO of Trilio Data, will discuss Verizon’s OpenStack journey with Billy Felton, director of technology at Verizon. David…
Trilio Content Team
August 2, 2016
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OpenStack Summit Austin 2016 Key Takeaways

Now that our team has returned from Austin and had a chance to think about everything we heard, saw, and experienced at the OpenStack Summit in Austin, we’ve pulled together our key takeaways from the conference. Before we share our thoughts, though, there’s some interesting information to be gleaned from the attendee metrics from the show. According to the conference organizers, more than 7,800 people attended the OpenStack Summit as a participant, speaker, sponsor, industry…
David Safaii
May 12, 2016
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Trilio Data Joins NetApp Alliance Program

I’m excited to share the news that Trilio has joined the NetApp Alliance Program as an Advantage Alliance Partner. This partnership will enable Trilio to integrate TrilioVault, and other products we develop, with NetApp’s storage solutions for OpenStack and other cloud environments. There are many benefits to joining NetApp’s partner program. We’ll be able to take advantage of NetApp’s technical resources, marketing programs, sales enablement, and to participate in the NetApp Community and NetApp University.…
Murali Balcha
April 18, 2016
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Trilio Data’s Murali Balcha presenting on OpenStack Backup at OpenStack Summit Austin 2016

We just received exciting news—Murali Balcha, Trilio’s co-founder and CTO, will be presenting “Key Requirements for OpenStack Backup Recovery,” on Monday, April 25, 2016 at 11:15am at OpenStack Summit Austin. Murali will be joined by his co-presenter, Brian Davis, CTO at OnX Enterprise Solutions. Together they will address how organizations need to fully protect their business and their business data, and how native backup and recovery for OpenStack plays a critical role in assuring their…
David Safaii
March 22, 2016
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Five Questions for OpenStack Object Storage Innovator SwiftStack

Welcome to Trilio’s Q&A series, where a member of our executive team interviews a senior executive with a key partner, customer or industry analyst firm. We want to get their thoughts on the state of Big Data, OpenStack, data protection, or business assurance and continuity. As some of you may know, Trilio entered into a partnership with SwiftStack, the leader in a new breed of object storage for Enterprises, in June 2015. This technical partnership pairs…
Murali Balcha
February 7, 2016