SANTA CLARA, Calif. —April 29, 2015 — Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS), today announced that its Chairman and CEO, Tarkan Maner, will present at the 2015 MIT LGO Alumni Conference, “The Operational Challenges of Growth” on Thursday, April 30 in Austin. Tarkan’s presentation entitled, “Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained: Leadership Lessons Learned in Risking Everything to Win!” will discuss how to drive success and growth while facing a variety of economic, operational, and leadership challenges.
The audience will consist of MIT graduate business leaders, MIT faculty, current MIT students, as well as other presenters from leading companies such as American Industrial Partners, Calxeda, City of Austin, Dell, Garrison Brothers Distillery, Hot Dang, LFM Capital, SXSW.
What: 2015 MIT LGO Alumni Conference, “The Operational Challenges of Growth”
When: Wednesday, April 29 - Friday, May 1
Where: Austin, Texas
Presentation: “Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained: Leadership Lessons Learned in Risking Everything to Win!”
When: Thursday, April 30th at 11am CT
The LGO program educates students on the broad issues of operations leadership. In their two years at MIT, students focus on critical areas of operations, including supply chain design, manufacturing processes, product design and development, operations management, information technology, teamwork, leadership, change management and systems thinking. By participating in the LGO program, students earn an MBA from MIT’s Sloan School of Management and a Master of Science from MIT’s School of Engineering.
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Nexenta is the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) with 6,000+ customers, 1,000+ partners, 30+ patents, and more than 1,000 petabytes of storage under management. Nexenta uniquely integrates software-only “Open Source” collaboration with commodity hardware-centric “Software-Defined Storage” innovation. Nexenta OpenSDS solutions are 100% software-based; and 100% hardware-, protocol-, and app-agnostic providing organizations with Total Freedom protecting them against punitive vendor lock-in. Nexenta provides organizations with the "true" benefits of Software-Defined Everything-centric Cloud Computing – from data centers to end users; from the infrastructure to apps. Nexenta OpenSDS enables everyday apps from rich media-driven Social Living to Mobility; from the Internet of Things to Big Data; from OpenStack and CloudStack to Do-It-Yourself Cloud deployments – for all types of Clouds – Private, Public, and Hybrid. Founded around an "Open Source” platform and industry-disrupting vision, Nexenta delivers its award- and patent-winning software-only unified storage management solutions with a global partner network, including Cisco, Citrix, Dell, HP, Quanta, SanDisk, Seagate, Supermicro, VMware, Western Digital, Wipro, and many others.
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