IT News Africa caught up with Doug Hazelman at the 2016 VeeamOn Forum, which was held at Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai. In the interview below, Doug Hazelman discusses Nimble integration, the power of storage, as well as Veeam’s upcoming software solutions.
Doug Hazelman is the Vice President for Product Strategy and the Chief Evangelist for Veeam Software. Doug Hazelman consults with customers, partners and industry analysts on key considerations for implementing virtual server infrastructures.
He works with Veeam’s R&D team to enhance and develop new Veeam products to address market needs, and advises customers on best practices for managing virtual environments. Doug Hazelman shares his expertise via the Veeam blog and other social media outlets. Doug Hazelman has spoken about virtualization management at VMworld, the Nordic Virtualization Conference, Interop, and other events including regional VMUG meetings. He is a VMware vExpert for 2011 and has also appeared on VMworld.com’s “Ask the Experts.”
Prior to joining Veeam, Doug was an IT infrastructure consultant with Bennett Adelson. Earlier in his career he was the director of Product Management for Migration Solutions at Quest Software. Doug was with Aelita Software in various technical and product management roles for more than five years before it was acquired by Quest Software in 2004.
Video interview conducted by Darryl Linington
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