New Event: Andy Bechtolsheim Discusses the Solution for a Better Network Platform

New Event: Andy Bechtolsheim Discusses the Solution for a Better Network Platform

Ever find yourself wondering about a better alternative to your current network setup? Could there be a larger, faster and more predictable solution out there for your server / storage requirements? You are not alone in asking this question. This is fast becoming a major concern for many IT teams in the media and entertainment sector. That’s why we will be addressing this very topic at a special event being held in London on September 16th, 2011. Andy Bechtolsheim, a highly respected figure in the Information Technology industry is coming to London to share his expertise on this issue. Andy has been involved in the IT industry throughout his career. He has witnessed first-hand how computing infrastructures have scaled over the decades, and how network speeds have failed to keep up.

As demands for network capacity grow, businesses have been looking at the cloud for a solution. Whether you are interested in a new rendering farm or simply moving large amounts of data, join us at an exclusive event where a discussion, led by Andy Bechtolsheim, aims to dissect the challenges we face in scaling network platforms.

Framestore, Double Negative and Smoke & Mirrors, are some of the post-production studios who have already been working with Andy Bechtolsheim and Arista Networks to tackle these issues. Andy’s approach is based on significant knowledge and experience, which means we are in for a real treat at this event.

  • When: Friday 16th September, 2011
  • Time: 9:30am
  • Where: Framestore, London
  • Places for this event are very limited. To register, just click here.


For those of you not familiar with Andy, here is a short biography that will help you understand why this is an event not to be missed.

Andy’s experience and endeavors include being Founder and Chief System Architect at Sun Microsystems, where most recently he was responsible for industry standard server architecture. He was also a Founder and President of Granite Systems, a Gigabit Ethernet startup acquired by Cisco Systems in 1996. From 1996 until 2003 Andy served as VP/GM of the Gigabit Systems Business Unit at Cisco that developed the very successful Catalyst 4500 family of switches. Andy was a Founder and President of Kealia, a next generation server company acquired by Sun in 2004. In addition Andy was one of the initial investors in Google. Andy is now working alongside Arista Networks to develop the very best in modern network solutions.


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