In this second part of the interview (watch the first part here) , Manjula Talreja, Cisco VP for the Virtual Computing Environment (VCE) explains what are the different Vblock infrastructure packages built by the VMware, Cisco, EMC coalition, and what are the delivery mechanisms put in place to support the fast growing demand of the market. She clarifies also the role of Acadia, the Cisco EMC joint venture focused on delivering Vblocks through a Build, Operate, Transfer (BOT) model that reduces risk and accelerates time to market.
Manjula Talreja will participate to Networkers at Cisco Live 2010 in Barcelona Spain (January 25-28) -- You can meet her at the VCE panel on Tuesday January 26, with EMC Dennis Hoffman and VMware Hatem Naguib.
If you don’t plan to attend in person, and have specific questions for Manjula, Dennis, Hatem, I will be more than happy to bring them on the table, as I will meet the three of them in Barcelona .
Stay tuned .
Along with Manjula Talreja, David Lawler, Cisco VP Server Access & Virtualization BU will be in Barcelona, as the speaker of the Power session on ”Data Center Virtualization Architecture, the Road to Cloud computing ” Thursday January 28th