Virtustream Resources



Multi-cloud Arises From Changing Cloud Priorities

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
During the webinar, we discussed the findings of “Multi-cloud Arises from Changing Cloud Priorities,” a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Virtustream, featuring topics such as multi-cloud deployment and migrating mission-critical applications to the public cloud. The webinar recording is here for future viewing. Please feel free to share it with your colleagues.

Handling Extreme Workloads

Friday, May 11, 2018
Running large and resource intensive workloads in the cloud is hard. Running mission-critical applications in the cloud is even harder. View this webinar replay to learn how extensive experience and preparation when migrating SAP HANA® to a cloud environment can alleviate risk and limit disruption to the business.

Forrester's 2018 Cloud Computing Predictions

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Forrester recently released ten cloud computing predictions for the new year in their report "Predictions 2018: Cloud Computing Accelerates Enterprise Transformation Everywhere". Virtustream’s CTO/President Kevin Reid sat down with guest Forrester Principal Analyst Lauren Nelson to discuss the key themes across these predictions. Register and receive a complimentary copy of Forrester’s report, “Predictions 2018: Cloud Computing Accelerates Enterprise Transformation Everywhere."

Running SAP HANA in the Cloud to Boost Global Efficiency

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
In this session, Henrik Wagner addresses how to drive process improvements, efficiency gains, competitiveness, and profits with SAP HANA deployed in clouds. Learn about the considerations and requirements for migrating SAP HANA to cloud. Hear about how SAP HANA in the cloud can increase enterprises’ analytic and BI capabilities. Understand the considerations for choosing the right service provider to infuse cloud services with unprecedented reach, flexibility, and efficiency.


Virtustream and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Virtustream chief information security officer, Matt McCormack, explains how Virtustream is ready to assist organizations with high risk GDPR obligations in the areas of data security and incident management and the accountability principle. As a provider of cloud technology and services purpose-built for the complex needs of global IT, Virtustream knows that protecting sensitive data, both corporate and personal, is critical. The digital future can only be built on trust. Virtustream can help organizations build that trust with their customers.


Rodney Rogers and Kevin Reid / 2016 Dell EMC World

Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Rodney Rogers, CEO and Kevin Reid, President and CTO of Virtustream give their insight on powering through the digital transformation at Dell EMC World 2016. While innovation can sometimes be dangerous, Rodney explains how Virtustream is successful in walking the “fine line between courage and madness”.

Henrik Wagner & Hershey / 2016 Sapphire Now

Friday, May 20, 2016
Virtustream's advanced virtualization capabilities centered around µVM technology enabled Hershey's transformation into a knowledge and analytics enterprise, says Carlos Amesquita, CIO of The Hershey Company.

Michael Hoch / 2016 Sapphire Now

Thursday, May 19, 2016
Michael Hoch, SVP of Global SI Alliances at Virtustream, talks with John Furrier of theCUBE at SAPPHIRE NOW on how Virtustream partners with systems integrators like Capgemini to help enterprises realize the benefits of the cloud.

Henrik Wagner / 2016 Sapphire Now

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Virtustream's purpose-built enterprise cloud infrastructure, combined with its expertise of SAP, positioned the company for success ahead of its acquisition by EMC. Now, the focus is on serving a growing base of satisfied customers that are migrating their SAP workloads off-premise, says Henrik Wagner, Virtustream’s Global SAP GTM.

Rodney Rogers / 2016 EMC World

Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Virtustream co-founder & CEO Rodney Rogers talks with theCUBE at EMC World about the newly launched Virtustream Storage Cloud, Virtustream's managed services capabilities, and how the company fits into Dell / EMC's enterprise cloud strategy.

Scott Benton: EMC World 2015

Thursday, May 07, 2015
Scott Benton of Virtustream discusses Virtustream's product offering and sheds light on some of our past projects with customers.

Building Data Centres in Europe "Won't Solve the Data Sovereignty Problem"

Monday, March 16, 2015
Virtustream, purveyor of enterprise cloud, has said that building data centres in Europe will not be the solution to the continent’s data sovereignty woes. The last 12 months has seen a burst of data centre construction, especially with big name players such as AWS and IBM securing data centre space in various countries.

Virtustream's xStream to Move Mission-critical SAP Applications to IBM's SoftLayer cloud

Monday, March 09, 2015
Kevin Aires, IBM Visual Media Services, interviews John McCaffrey, senior vice president Cloud Software, Virtustream. Virtustream is the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider trusted by enterprise customers worldwide to migrate and run their mission-critical applications in the cloud.

CEO Power Panel at 15th Cloud Expo | The Big Picture of Cloud, Big Data, & the IoT

Friday, November 14, 2014
Things are being built upon cloud foundations to transform organizations. This CEO Power Panel at 15th Cloud Expo, moderated by Roger Strukhoff, Cloud Expo ( and @ThingsExpo ( conference chair, addressed the big issues involving these technologies and, more important, the results they will achieve. Rodney Rogers, chairman and CEO of Virtustream; Brendan O'Brien, co-founder of Aria Systems, Bart Copeland, president and CEO of ActiveState Software; Jim Cowie, chief scientist at Dyn; Dave Wagstaff, VP and chief architect at BSQUARE Corporation; Seth Proctor, CTO of NuoDB, Inc.; and Andris Gailitis, CIO of DEAC, discussed how important public, private, and hybrid cloud are to the enterprise. How does one define Big Data? And how is the IoT tying all this together?

Cloud Expo 2014 NYC Interview Virtustream Rodney Rogers

Sunday, June 29, 2014
In an interview with Vanessa Alvarez at Cloud Expo 2014 in New York City, Rodney Rogers goes into detail about the cloud industry and Virtustream's partnership with SAP.


“Pay by the Drink” Flexibility Creates Value for Coca-Cola Bottling Investments Group International

Thursday, October 13, 2016
Javier Polit, Group CIO for Bottling Investments Group and Coca Cola North America, discusses Virtustream and how the partnership has helped to improve business agility, customer satisfaction, insights and analytics capabilities, while reducing costs and maintaining stringent security and reliability requirements.

Florida Crystals

Monday, October 10, 2016
Don Whittington, CIO of Florida Crystals, discusses how Virtustream helps the world’s largest sugar refiner change the way it provisions its services and resources.

Taking a 3000-Seat SAP Environment to the Cloud

Thursday, June 16, 2016
John Hill, CIO of Veyance Technologies (now Continental), explains how his company improved performance and saved 20% over on-site IT with SAP as a Service from Virtustream.

The Cloud Improves Performance of Sugar Refiner

Thursday, April 17, 2014
After moving its data center to the cloud, sugar refiner Florida Crystals gained a competitive edge with increased performance, reduced infrastructure costs, and scalable multi-generation software, while strengthening its compliance transparency.


The power of the µVM

Thursday, July 14, 2016
See how Virtustream’s µVM technology allows for enterprise-class optimization, economics, and assurance.