Joel T. McKelvey is the director of Enterprise Product Marketing at Looker Data Sciences. His long-standing interest in all things data, statistics, and modeling have led him from the natural sciences, through companies like Cisco, NetApp, and Pure Storage, to a career in helping companies put their data to work.
Mr. McKelvey frequently presents on the topics of data, data centers, virtualization and the transformation of IT at conferences and events around the world. He has authored technical and strategic whitepapers related to virtualization, storage, and data center infrastructure. He has contributed to several technical reference books.
Mr. McKelvey has over 20 years of experience in high-tech serving in an engineering, marketing, and strategic capacity. He is Cisco and VMware certified, holds masters degrees from Columbia University and UC Berkeley, and has served on the board of several corporations.
He can be reached as @joelmckelvey on Twitter