VMware Solution Architect
Tomáš is currently a Solution Architect at VMware, working on leveraging application and platform context, to realize highly resilient, scale-able and adaptive security and compliance, in cloud and software defined data centers. He contributed on regional projects at customers OTP Bank, Y-Soft, SkyToll, DHL and PSE.
Before VMware he has worked with Cisco as consultant for 9 years, focusing on Data Center technologies influding FC and xWDM. Previously Tomas contributed at Crossbeam startup (acquired by BlueCoat) and helped with critical implementation at O2. He holds a M.S. in Computer Science from CVUT and has held research positions in Czech Academy of Sciences. His research has been focused on parralel computing and scientific scheduled computation.
VMware SDS Systems Engineer
Agnieszka Koziorowska works at VMware as Systems Engineer supporting Hyper-Converged Infrastructure projects. She promotes VMware vSAN technology by raising the awareness of the benefits that accompany software defined approach to the storage. Agnieszka helps companies on their way to a successful vSAN adoption through the four steps: appropriate infrastructure assessment, server configuration design in accordance with the "pay-as-you-grow" model, customized proof of concept performance and functionality testing and ability to interpret the measurements data to assess how vSAN operates in production. Prior to VMware Agnieszka has gained 10 years of professional experience in IT by working in technical support and systems integration specializing in virtualization projects, backup solutions and public cloud.
Solutions Architect / Amazon Web Services Germany EMEA SARL, Niederlassung Deutschland
Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services, where he works with companies and partners in Central and Eastern Europe by transforming their enterprise IT landscape and helping them design reliable, cost-effective cloud architectures. Dragos works with clients to assess their infrastructure and application portfolio while developing a shared vision, leading the customer and partner over the technical and business hurdles of cloud adoption.
Vice President, Solutions Engineering, EMEA
Colin Bannister is the Head of Solutions Engineering at VMware in EMEA. In this role, he leads the presales organisation; working closely with VMware’s customers and partners to drive innovation in their business processes and service offerings.
As a recognised expert in fields including cloud computing and the digital enterprise, Colin is focused on working with VMware’s customers & partners to deliver the Software-Defined Data Center, Hybrid Cloud, Multi Cloud and End User Computing, solutions that help businesses become more agile, efficient and profitable.
Colin joined VMware in 2014, prior to which he was Vice President and CTO, UKI, at CA Technologies. He has almost 40 years of industry experience, working for both large enterprises and vendor organisations; and is a passionate advocate of skills development in the IT sector, exemplified by his role on the Chair of the Higher Education Programs Employers Board for The Tech Partnership.
VMware Sr. Systems Engineer, Cloud Management Specialist, Eastern Europe Region
Member of Cloud Management EMEA Pre-Sales team at VMware working on large automation projects in Eastern Europe region. Key areas of interest include: multi-cloud automation and modern cloud native applications with strong focus on integration projects towards public cloud services (AWS, GCP, Azure)
VMware Cloud on AWS Specialist SE / CEMEA
VMware Hybrid Cloud
VMware Cloud on AWS enables Enterprise IT and Operations teams to continue to add value
to their business in the AWS cloud, while maximizing their
VMware investments, without the need to buy new hardware.
This offering enables for customers to quickly and confidently
scale up or down capacity, without change or friction, for any workload
with access to native cloud services
VMware Senior Systems Engineer, EUC Specialist
Arale is a Systems Engineer, specializes in VMware End User Computing technologies for almost 3.5 years , including Desktop, Mobile & Identity Solutions.
He is in the IT business for about 20 years, has a lot of experience with many IT products, solutions and projects that I was involved during my career.
VMware Senior Sales Specialist, Middle Europe
Visnja is responsible for networking and security business in VMware in Middle Europe. She brings 12 years of experience in IT working on transformational projects with focus on networking, automation and analytics. She holds MSc degree in Electrical Engineering from University in Belgrade.
VMware Sr. Manager Systems Engineering, Eastern Europe
Mikołaj Wiśniak is leading senior systems engineers team in Easter Europe supporting
VMware customers in transformation process to modern software-defined multi-cloud
solutions, as well as project development and strategic consultancy. Mikołaj has taken up his
position in June 2017.
Mikołaj has joined VMware in 2014, as a Senior Systems Engineer in Poland, focusing on the
regional enterprise business. During his three-year tenure he was responsible for technical
pre-sales activities, providing technical and strategic guidance through VMware vision,
products and solutions.
Before joining VMware, for 13 years Mikołaj has had various roles within the IT management
and architecture, including the positions of IT Manager at the Automotive company and
Senior Systems Engineer / Main Architect at the Agricultural Market Agency. He was also a
business owner, implementing VMware virtualization solutions to his own clients. Mikołaj has
graduated from the West Pomeranian University of Technology Szczecin with degree in
information technology: computer networks.
Privately, Mikołaj likes to spend time with his wife and children: 13 years old daughter and 16
years old son. He enjoys playing tennis, watching motorsports and doing CrossFit. All kinds of
technology and gadgets are his fascination.
Technical Team Leader | Tech Data
Senior Systems Engineer | Veeam
Cornel Popescu has over 17 years of experience in enterprise computing and data management solutions. Cornel is primarily focused on virtualization, cloud computing and data protection. With a deep knowledge on virtualization, Cornel helped partners and customers to transition to the cloud, while achieving better efficiency and minimizing risks. In the past, Cornel had worked as a Professional Services Engineer, as VMware trainer and Systems Engineer, educating and helping customers to tackle challenges and adopt innovative solutions to solve problems. Cornel is currently Veeam Systems Engineer, responsible for South East Europe. He holds several industry certifications, including VCP, VCAP, MCSE, NCDA.
Hybrid IT Business Unit Manager for HPE Romania
Alexandru Vîlcu is the Hybrid IT Business Unit Manager for HPE Romania, currently responsible for positioning HPE’s Data Center product portfolio to the Romanian Enterprise IT market. He is a senior HPE expert, bringing the experience of customizing regional responsibilities to the local business environment. He holds many years of experience in Enterprise Storage business area and he is now driving the sustainable business growth for Hewlett Packard Enterprise selling to Romanian challenging and competitive market. He is a specialist in enterprise market trends and technologies. He is passionate about understanding customer’s environment and solving their challenges to drive their own profitable growth for their companies. Nurturing a solid partnership with the complementary solution providers, pushing it through the local partners’ landscape, he is a key competency source for understanding today’s demanding enterprise businesses.
CEO Trizma Neuro
Dr Nikolaos Dimitriadis is an award-winning communications professional, educator and consultant. He is the author of the books “Neuroscience for Leaders: A Brain Adaptive Leadership Approach” and “Advanced Marketing Management: Principles, Skills and Tools”, both for Kogan Page London. He spoke at TEDx University of Strathclyde for the urgent need for Brain-Based Communication, he is a certified NeuroMarketer and he contributed to the NeuroMarketing Manager Program at Hamburg Media School. He has worked with international brands such as IKEA, IBM, JTI, Nestle, Johnson&Johnson, AstraZeneca, Pierre Fabre, Coca-Cola, Banca Intesa Sanpaolo, Raiffeisen Bank, Rauch, Teekanne, USAID and others. He is the CEO of Trizma Neuro, a cutting-edge Neuromarketing company, and the Regional Director of The University of Sheffield International Faculty, City College, for the Western Balkan. Dr. Dimitriadis is a strong advocate of brain-based solutions to business challenges.
Founder & CEO Temperfield
Calin is the founder and CEO of Temperfield. His areas of expertise are Technical Leadership, Digital Transformation, Process Improvement and Technical Project Management, accompanied by broad national and international project experience. Calin is a leading expert for IT infrastructures, on premise and Cloud.
Sales Manager Mid-Market, Dell Technologies Romania
For 13 years part of Dell Tech family, Valentina held various positions from Technical Consultant to Channel Manager to Sales Manager. Mother of 3, marketeer by heart, she believes world will be a totally different, fascinating place tomorrow, and that Dell Tech is making its distinctive mark on this transformation by putting the best technologies at work for their customers.
Manager of Hosting Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure, Telekom Romania
Adrian Popa is managing Telekom Romania’s Hosting Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure service portfolio since 2011. In 2013 they launched Telekom’s Virtual Data Center (VDC) services which became market leader in the local IaaS market. VDC is a virtual private cloud service that provides enterprise grade IT infrastructure (computing, storage, connectivity and more) in a resilient, scalable and secure manner to the local business.
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