Ignite Sessions

Platform Vision & Strategy (4 of 7): Storage Overview

Tuesday, May 5th

01:30PM - 02:45PM

This is the fourth in a series of 7 datacenter platform overview sessions

Tuesday, May 5th

01:30PM - 02:45PM

Jose Barreto Principal Program Manager, Microsoft

Jose Barreto is a Principal Program Manager with the High Availability and Storage team, part of the Enterprise Cloud Group at Microsoft. His work for the last 10 years has been focused on Microsoft storage-related technologies like SMB, Storage Spaces, Storage QoS, Hyper-V Storage, DFS, iSCSI and SQL Server. Jose graduated in Computer Science at the Universidade Federal do Ceara in Brazil in 1989, moved to the US in 2000, joined Microsoft in 2002 in California and moved to the Redmond campus in 2007. Follow @josebarreto on Twitter for updates on new blog posts.

Siddhartha Roy Group PM Manager, Microsoft

Siddhartha has been in storage, server, and management product development for over 20 years. Sid manages the Windows File Server, Storage, and Clustering teams at Microsoft. His team plans and delivers file, availability and storage foundational services - including file/block access (SMB3, NFS v4.1, iSCSI), distributed and cluster file systems, namespaces, replication, clustering, HADR, scale out file services, and distributed private cloud storage. Sid plays a key role in driving and implementing the Software Defined Storage and broader Private Cloud strategy across Microsoft teams. He has experience in both engineering management and startup co-founder roles. He has a Bachelors (CS&E) from Jadavpur University and Masters (CS) from the University of Connecticut.

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