|Mr. Arthur B. Edmonds
Senior Director of Technology, Member of the Technology Office
HITACHI Data Systems
He has served in senior positions in Sales, Marketing, Engineering and
Engineering Management roles for such companies as Xerox Corporation,
Wang Labs, GE Aerospace and Sun Microsystems.
Mr. Edmonds' current focus is investigating emerging storage technologies, including switching, virtualization, and extending data storage and acquisition over networks using Fibre Channel technology and the Internet. He is also involved in storage networks security with INCITS/T11.
For the past 12 years, his primary areas of interest have been in Internet
Security, and Data Center design. Mr. Edmonds also has extensive experience
in client/server systems performance of heterogeneous enterprise-wide
Mr. Edmonds is co-founder and current Chairman of the Board of the Silicon Valley Information Business Alliance (www.sviba.net). SVIBA is focused on exchanging both business and technology resources between the United States of America and Asia, especially the greater China regions and Technology Centres.
In addition to his position as member of the Technology Office, Mr.
Edmonds has published a number of white papers on client/server performance
methods, networking, and reusable software modules. He has conducted numerous
training sessions, briefings and keynote speeches on higher speed networking
including members of the Office of Science & Technology at The White
Mr. Edmonds is a published author with the International Thomson Computer Press. His book, "ATM Network Planning and Implementation" (ISBN 1-85032-894-3), is for network professionals and CIOs who demand details on the practical implementation and integration of Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) technology in their enterprise networking environments.
Mr. Edmonds holds a B.Sc., MA in Physics from the University of California
at Davis. He also holds a Ph.D. (a.b.d.) in Theoretical Solid State Physics.
He is also the recipient of the 1998 Piedmont, California Council Boy
Scouts of America Silver Beaver, the highest award bestowed on volunteers
for service at the Council level.