After each of the general sessions and keynotes, a cool blueprint picture appears in the registration area. I really love this way of displaying concepts and information so I keep grabbing them every time a new one appears. You can … Continue reading
Update – View the keynote on EMCTV here
Excuse the big picture, but I was sitting really close to the front (yes I am a bit of a fanboy).
My abiding impression of the keynote speech is the phrase “Customer Choice”. Every announcement made is directly aimed at giving EMC customers more choice, whether it’s on hardware (yes, EMC’s even giving the customers equal choice on storage hardware), software (openstack is great) and services (we can help as little or as much as you need).
I’ve not seen any other company out there that tears down those walled gardens and emphasises a “however you want to carve it” mantra.
This was the first talk I attended at EMC World and it was a good’un. I’ve been reading all that I can on the new Pivotal initiative and this talk was a great 101 on big data and why you want to virtualise your big data applications.
I’m at EMC World this year and it’s fantastic. I shall be blogging about what I get up to and some of the presentations that I’m seeing.
This page will have an always up-to-date gallery of the pictures I take on my wanderings. For a static gallery, you can go here.