SOURCE: Virsto Software

Virsto Software

May 21, 2012 03:30 ET

Virsto Software to Present at BriForum 2012 London

Eric Burgener, VP of Product Management, to Discuss Storage Challenges in Virtual Desktop Environments

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - May 21, 2012) - Virsto™ Software, an innovative provider of VM-centric storage hypervisor software, today announced that Eric Burgener, vice president of product management, will speak at BriForum 2012 London, an event put on by TechTarget and Taking place May 23-24 in London, BriForum is the only technical event that is 100 percent dedicated to desktop virtualization, VDI, application virtualization, Remote Desktop Services, and the consumerization of IT.

In his session, Burgener will review the storage challenges posed by virtual desktop environments, highlighting the business and technical implications, and review the range of current industry responses for addressing them. He will also discuss the emerging concept of the storage hypervisor as a new approach to dealing with storage issues in VDI environments.

Details At-A-Glance
"Storage Challenges in Virtual Desktop Environments"
Who: Eric Burgener, vice president of product management, Virsto Software
When: Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 2:30-3:45pm BST
Where: Hilton London Metropole, 225 Edgware Road, London, United Kingdom

About the Speaker
Eric Burgener has worked on emerging technologies for his entire career, with early stints at Tandem, Pyramid, Sun, Veritas, ConvergeNet, Mendocino, and Topio, among others, focusing on fault tolerance and high availability, replication, backup, continuous data protection, and server virtualization among other technologies. Over the last 25 years he has worked across a variety of functional areas, including sales, product management, marketing, business development and technical support, and spent time as an executive in residence with Mayfield and a storage industry analyst at Taneja Group.

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Editors Note: If you plan to attend BriForum 2012, please stop by Virsto's booth, #20, for a product demonstration.

About Virsto Software
Virsto Software delivers the industry's first VM-centric storage hypervisor, changing the economics of storage in virtualized environments. Virsto improves storage utilization by up to 90 percent, increases performance by up to 10x, and accelerates VM storage provisioning by more than 99 percent. Virsto reduces the cost and complexity of storage for VDI, test and development, tier I application virtualization, cloud computing and other virtualization initiatives. Founded in 2007, Virsto is backed by leading Silicon Valley venture firms. For more information, visit

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