I just joined the Virtual Instruments team as Vice President of Global Channels and Alliances and I would like to share with you why I am so excited to be here.
I was working with my 10 year old on math homework and somehow a discussion on multiplication led to a conversation about VI’s press release from yesterday describing our $9B market opportunity by 2015. He did some quick math in his head and without a delay figured out that we need to grow by more than 1000% to get anywhere near $9B. While his math was correct, I told him we won’t necessarily...
Planning to attend EMC World May 6-9 in Las Vegas? We hope to see you there! Here’s a short list of ways you can connect with Virtual Instruments at the show.
1. Visit our booth
Stop by VI’s booth #417 and check out demos of our VirtualWisdom platform. Spend some time talking with our technologists. Attend one of our theater presentations and learn more about Infrastructure Performance...
It was an exciting week at the WWT Geek Day in San Francisco last week.
It is now the tax season in the US (the tax deadline being April 15th). This got me worrying a little bit about my income taxes, which led me to think about my IRA (Individual Retirement Account) contributions and also my checking and savings bank accounts. I was trying to figure out how much I should, or could, contribute to my IRA to reduce my tax burden, while at the same time having enough...
I attended the Computerworld Premier 100 event earlier this month in Tucson, Arizona. This conference brought together over 335 accomplished and distinguished IT professionals ranging from IT directors and CIOs. The individuals were from a wide range of industries such as consumer, energy, finance and pharma and included household names such as CapitalOne, FedEx, IBM, Proctor & Gamble,...
I just attended IDC’s 48th annual Business Briefing—Directions 2013 in Santa Clara, and was truly impressed with the event. In particular, the general sessions were great. The discussion about competing on the 3rd Platform (Big Data, Mobile Broadband, Social Business and Cloud Services) is insightful and exciting.
It’s been great working with the Taneja Group over the past several months on a Field Study to understand how our customers are using VirtualWisdom to monitor and troubleshoot their physical, virtual and cloud environments.
We’re excited to share that our very own Todd Osborne has been recognized as a “who’s
who” in channel management. CRN has named Todd to its 2013 Channel Chiefs list
after crowning our first three Platinum partners, more than doubling our number
of customers, and exceeding 70% of revenue from our partners within the past
What a great way to start work at a new company! Last
Friday was my first day as a Virtual Instruments employee and today Forbes
ranked VI third on its annual list of America’s Most
Promising Companies – a list of 100 privately held, high-growth companies
with bright futures.