Michael Otey

Technical Director, Penton Media

Michael Otey, technical director for Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Pro, is president of TECA, a software-development and consulting company in Portland, Oregon. Michael has covered the topic of virtualization extensively for Windows IT Pro, having written several features articles showing how to take advantage of virtualization in the enterprise as well as reviewing all of the major virtualization products. Follow Michael on Google+ and Twitter.

Posts by Michael Otey

in Michael Otey's Blog Aug 27, 2013

VMworld 2013 Briefing: Vision Solutions Double-Take 7.0

Vision Solutions Double-Take 7.0 provides cross hypervisor high availability....More
in Michael Otey's Blog Aug 27, 2013

VMworld 2013 Live: Day 2

In the day 2 keynote at VMworld 2013 Carl Esenbach President and Chief Operating Officer demonstrated many of the new products that Pat Gelsinger,....More
in Michael Otey's Blog Aug 26, 2013

VMworld 2013 Live: Day 1

VMware announces vSphere 5.5 and vCloud Suite 5.5 at VMworld 2013....More
in Michael Otey's Blog Jul 31, 2013

Windows RT Really Isn’t So Bad

Windows RT works as a consumer oriented tablet....More
Software Datacenter
in End to End IT May 29, 2013

Moving Toward the Software-Defined Datacenter

The Software-Defined Datacenter is the next stage of evolution for the datacenter. The move toward the Software-Defined Datacenter began with the....More
in End to End IT May 21, 2013

The Big Deal about Big Data

Big Data is definitely one of the most important trends in IT today. Big Data is important because it enables organizations to derive new decision-....More
in End to End IT May 02, 2013

Flash Storage Arrays and the Need for Speed

Flash storage has some tremendous performance advantages over traditional rotational drives. Recent advances in the capacities and corresponding....More
ODX Windows Server 2012
in End to End IT Apr 24, 2013

Digging Into Windows Server 2012 New Storage Features

Windows Server 2012 has several new storage features that help address today’s storage challenges and bring some of the capabilities that were....More
Microsoft Management Summit 2013
in Michael Otey's Blog Apr 09, 2013

Live from Microsoft Management Summit 2013: Day 2

Michael Otey, senior technical director for Windows IT Pro, and Sean Deuby, technical director for Windows IT Pro, met with Jeff Woolsey, Principal....More
Microsoft Management Summit
in Michael Otey's Blog Apr 09, 2013

Live from Microsoft Management Summit 2013

At this year’s Microsoft Management Summit 2013, Brad Anderson, Corporate Vice President for Microsoft, demonstrated how Microsoft’s current System....More

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