Kirby is the Chief Marketing Officer at Elevate Security. He has more than two decades of marketing leadership in both publicly traded large enterprises and emerging startups. As a Founder and early venture executive with several successful exits, Kirby helped pioneer the cloud storage, continuous data protection, and file virtualization industries.
Unlike transporting apps, in cloud environments, transporting data takes hours or days, and can create massive egress charges. Data gravity threatens the entire value proposition of elasticity. I predict we’ll see a collective move to advanced container-native storage that can eliminate data gravity by enabling instant movement of data to and from any cluster anywhere and providing instant access to any point in time.2 June 2022