About David Siles

David is Chief Technology Officer for DataGravity. Prior to becoming CTO, David served as vice president of worldwide field operations at DataGravity. Previously, he was a member of the senior leadership team at Veeam Software. He also served as CTO and VP of professional services for systems integrator Hipskind TSG. A graduate of DeVry University, he is a frequent speaker at top tier technology shows and a recognized expert in virtualization.

4 Ways to win the race toward data management

September 27th, 2016|Data management|

IT professionals face huge challenges – and massive opportunities. As data has become a valuable and critical element of business, the way IT pros manage it can largely determine company success. Data management encompasses a lot of elements – availability, security, privacy, compliance, location, reliability, [...]

How virtual machines changed data security forever

August 2nd, 2016|Data security|

Virtualization changed IT forever. When organizations began learning virtualized environments were a cost-effective way to consolidate workloads and improve system performance, the technology became a must-have for growing businesses. However, the increasingly common presence of virtualized machines (VMs) also changed the data security climate, and [...]

How to tap into the gold mine of unstructured data

July 26th, 2016|Data management|

Unstructured data might be the world’s best-kept secret. Or, at least, its value might be. Many organizations struggle with the cost and management headaches that traditionally go hand in hand with unstructured data. There’s a reason why IDC estimates the big data solutions market has [...]

Next on the schedule: Nutanix .NEXT

June 20th, 2016|Events, General|

As our company evolves, our focus remains the same: helping customers become data-aware, and improve the way they manage, secure, protect, and gain actionable info from data, no matter where it lives. With this in mind, we have expanded our relationships with strategic partners in [...]

5 Data security tips every IT manager should know

May 31st, 2016|Data security|

The past few months have been full of news coverage around data breaches and the need for data awareness. From hospitals to universities to children’s toys, data attacks are coming full force, and IT pros need to know how to protect their companies in ever-changing [...]

3 Questions answered by the Verizon Data Breach Report

May 13th, 2016|Data security|

Verizon’s annual Data Breach Investigations Report has become a hallmark of the security industry’s progress, as well as its preparedness against attackers and breach incidents. This year’s theme is, “Security should be a driving force, not an afterthought.” Through analysis of more than 100,000 security [...]