Contributors to SearchSolidStateStorage

Current Contributors

  • Jeff Boles

    Taneja Group

    Jeff Boles is a Senior Analyst and the Director of Taneja Group's hands-on Technology Validation Services, focused on validating vendor solutions in real world use cases.

  • Andrew Burton

    Senior Site Editor

    Andrew is a Senior Site Editor with TechTarget's Storage media group.

  • Rich Castagna

    Vice President of Editorial

    As editorial director of TechTarget's Storage media group, Rich oversees content for Storage magazine,,,,,, and the Storage Decisions conferences.

  • George Crump

    Storage Switzerland

    George Crump is president of Storage Switzerland, an IT analyst firm focused on the storage and virtualization segments.

  • Alan R. Earls

    Alan R. Earls is a freelance writer focused on business and technology.

  • Todd Erickson

    Features Editor

    Todd Erickson is a Features Editor in the Storage media group at TechTarget.

  • Chris Evans

    Chris Evans has worked in the IT industry for more than 25 years. After receiving a BSc (Hons) in computational science and mathematics from the University of Leeds, England, his early IT career started in the mainframe arena and continued to storage and systems programming paths.

  • Stephen Foskett

    Gestalt IT

    Stephen Foskett is an active participant in the world of enterprise information technology.

  • Jacob Gsoedl

    Jacob Gsoedl is a freelance writer focusing on data storage and a vice president of IT applications with extensive experience with IT infrastructure and business applications.

  • Ed Hannan

    Managing Editor, Storage

    Ed is the managing editor for,,, and

  • Logan Harbaugh

  • Randy Kerns

    Evaluator Group

    Randy Kerns is a senior strategist and analyst at Evaluator Group.

  • Garry Kranz

    Staff Writer

  • Sonia Lelii

    Senior News Writer

    Sonia R. Lelii has more than 10 years experience in the technology industry, both as a storage journalist and as an analyst.

  • Dennis Martin


    Dennis Martin is the founder and President of Demartek, a computer industry analyst organization with its own on-site test lab.

  • Mike Matchett

    The Taneja Group

    Mike Matchett is a senior analyst and consultant at Taneja Group.

  • Ellen O'Brien

    Executive Editor

    Ellen O'Brien, a former senior editor at CIO Decisions, is now executive editor of

  • Jim O'Reilly


  • Beth Pariseau

    Senior News Writer

    Beth Pariseau is the senior news writer for, part of the TechTarget network and Data Center and Virtualization media group.

  • Brien Posey

    Brien Posey is a seven-time Microsoft MVP with two decades of IT experience. He has expertise in SharePoint collaboration administration and SharePoint 2007, 2010 and 2013.

  • Dave Raffo

    Senior News Director

    Dave Raffo oversees news coverage for TechTarget's Storage sites.

  • Margaret Rouse

    Margaret Rouse writes for and manages, TechTarget’s IT encyclopedia and learning center.

  • Francesca Sales

    Site Editor

    Francesca Sales is site editor for and

  • Leah Schoeb

    Evaluator Group

    Leah Schoeb is a senior partner at the Evaluator Group, having previously worked in leadership roles at VMware, Sun Microsystems, Dell, Intel and Amdahl.

  • Valerie Silverthorne

    Senior Technology Editor

  • Scott Sinclair

    Enterprise Strategy Group

    Scott Sinclair is a storage analyst at Enterprise Strategy Group in Austin, Texas.

  • Carol Sliwa

    Senior Writer

    Carol Sliwa is a Senior Writer with

  • Marc Staimer

    Dragon Slayer Consulting

    Marc Staimer is the founder, senior analyst and CDS at Dragon Slayer Consulting in Beaverton, Ore.

  • Erin Sullivan

    Assistant Site Editor

    Erin joined the Storage Media Group in August 2014. She is the assistant site editor for and SearchCloudStorage.

  • Arun Taneja

    Taneja Group

    Arun Taneja is the founder, president and consulting analyst of the Taneja Group, an analyst and consulting group focused on storage and storage-centric server technologies.

  • Jon Toigo

    Toigo Partners International

    Jon Toigo is a veteran planner who has assisted more than 100 companies in the development and testing of their continuity plans.

Past Contributors