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.

A view of VMworld 2015 from my POV as CTO

September 9th, 2015|Events|

The recently concluded VMworld 2015 was an exciting and exhilarating week for all of us here at DataGravity. However, that's to be expected when your company is raising the bar in what is expected from storage. Our booth traffic was strong. Several folks told us [...]

What to expect at VMworld 2015

August 21st, 2015|Events|

Time flies when you’re redefining an industry. Some days, it seems like VMworld 2014 just wrapped and our first shipments of the Discovery Series recently went out to customers; other days, I look back on the past year’s activities and can’t believe they’ve taken place [...]

How to seed and grow your data-aware ecosystem

July 31st, 2015|Data management|

Scare tactics are old news in the security industry. Traditionally, security vendors relied on “fear and loathing,” as ESG analysts Tony Prigmore, Scott Sinclair and Steve Duplessie recently described in a conversation with our team, to shock their prospective customers into increasing protection for their [...]

Virtualization Field Day 5 – DataGravity – Recap

July 8th, 2015|Events|

On Thursday, June 25, the DataGravity team had the honor of hosting 11 delegates for Virtualization Field Day 5 at the DataGravity corporate offices in Nashua, NH. If you missed the live stream, you can catch the video replay here. During our two-hour session we [...]

The Key to Creating Valuable Channel Partnerships in Storage

February 25th, 2015|Data storage|

Relationships are important; we wouldn’t celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, or Mother’s Day if they weren’t. Having the ability to communicate effectively and listen well ultimately creates a solid bedrock for functional and rewarding relationships. These basic facts about creating human connections extend to the creation of [...]

Data Insight Meets Operational Insight – Customers Win.

February 2nd, 2015|Product announcements|

I’m excited to announce today that DataGravity, creator of the industry’s first data-aware storage platform, will incorporate operational, security and business insights driven from DataGravity Discovery Series into the VMware vRealize Suite through management and content packs for vRealize Operations Insight and Log Insight.  The DataGravity integration packs [...]

See DataGravity at Booth #441 at the VMware Partner Exchange

January 29th, 2015|Events|

Data-aware storage and virtualization make a winning team. From its first iterations, the DataGravity Engine was built to support the growth of our customers’ virtualized environments and draw insights from virtual machines (VMs), through management, data protection and careful analysis applied individually to every VM [...]

Why Data-Aware Storage and Virtualization Make a Winning Team

November 14th, 2014|Data storage|

In an evolving industry like IT, collaborating with other advancing technologies is almost as important as the innovation in your own technology. From the beginning, DataGravity has cooperatively worked with VMware to enhance data management, insight and governance within virtualized environments for the benefit of [...]