Joel T. McKelvey drives the virtualization and cloud solution marketing efforts for Pure Storage. An acknowledged expert in networking, storage, and server technology, his background includes work at large data center companies such as NetApp and Cisco, as well as a number of successful startups.
Mr. McKelvey frequently presents on the topics of 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