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James Pinkerton

Cloud Architect

Microsoft Corporation

HQ Phone: (425) 882-8080

Microsoft Corporation

One Microsoft Way

Redmond, Washington 98052

United States

Company Description

Microsoft Corporation is engaged in developing, manufacturing, licensing and supporting a range of software products and services for different types of computing devices. Its software products and services include operating systems for personal computers ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Director of Software Engineering
Society Consulting LLC

Principal Engineer
SGI S.A

Senior Consultant
Society Consulting LLC

Affiliations

Member of the Steering Committee
InfiniBand Trade Association

Education

BSEE

MIT

master
computer science
University of New Mexico

Web References (48 Total References)


Open Server Summit - Building the Lean, Green, Open Super-Machine - April 19-21, 2016

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Open Server Summit Program-At-A-Glance

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Session Descriptions

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Jim Pinkerton is currently an architect in Microsoft's Windows Server Group. His primary role is designing private cloud solutions, including networking, storage, fabric, and management at scale. Previously Jim was a storage architect on advanced scale-out file servers, and was the lead architect on SMB3, a next generation file access protocol that supports transparent server and network failover, high performance fabrics, peer-to-peer distributed access, and highly optimized WAN/branch office access. He also helped deliver the Windows NFSv4.1 server, iSCSI target, and other storage innovations. He has also been a network architect in the Windows core networking team, working on scalable networking technologies and advanced network device interfaces such as RDMA, IPSec, RSS, and the Chimney architecture.
Jim has helped create standards within SNIA, IETF, ANSI T11, InfiniBand Trade Association, and the RDMA Consortium, including co-chairing technical working groups and authoring specifications. He has also helped create industry interoperability events through both SNIA and the UNH IOL Consortium.
Before joining Microsoft, Jim was a principal engineer at Silicon Graphics, working on high speed networking, storage, and HPC. He holds a BSEE from MIT and a master's in computer science from the University of New Mexico.
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Jim Pinkerton OPEN - Keynote 1: Hyperscale Cloud Solutions Are Right for Enterprise Clouds Too Speaker: Jim Pinkerton, Partner Architect Lead, Microsoft
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Jim Pinkerton is currently a lead architect in Microsoft's Windows Server Group. His primary role is designing private cloud solutions, including networking, storage, fabric, and management at scale. Previously Jim was the lead architect for the world's most widely used file access protocol, SMB/CIFS. He helped lead the development of SMB3, a next generation implementation that transforms server shared storage from block storage to file access. He has also been a network architect in the Windows core networking team, working on scalable networking technologies and advanced network device interfaces.
Jim has helped create standards within SNIA, IETF, ANSI T11, InfiniBand Trade Association (IBTA), and the RDMA Consortium, including co-chairing technical working groups and authoring specifications.
Before joining Microsoft, Jim was a principal engineer at Silicon Graphics, working on high speed networking, storage, and high-performance computing. He holds a BSEE from MIT and a master's in computer science from the University of New Mexico.


Training & Seminars | SNIA on Solid State Storage

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Jim Pinkerton, Partner Architect, File Server Technologies, Microsoft

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