Gabriel Pesek

Gabriel Pesek

Gabriel Pesek is a writer for SiliconANGLE Media's roving news desk team theCUBE, covering events and developments in the tech world.Repeated stints as a publication editor in high school, a focus on international language studies in college, and a self-published examination of H.P. Lovecraft's fiction have left him with a deep appreciation of new communications developments.An enthusiastic fan of music, Pesek is a long-time album reviewer for The Burning Beard, which has led to contact with up-and-coming bands around the world, while also maintaining daily reviews of albums from his personal collection.Raised in south Texas, he currently lives in north Louisiana.

Latest from Gabriel Pesek

Putting women and computer science in every field | #GHC15

In the second day of this year’s Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC), the flow of visitors and established presences continues to mingle as professional and personal connections are established and renewed. While the emphasis on making newcomers feel welcome is a strong one, long-time figures at the conference are finding it to […]

The magic of data: From self-driving cars to accurate insurance rates | #pworld15

As the second day of PentahoWorld 2015 got under way, the momentum from Day 1 evolved from sheer enthusiasm and energy to professional connections being made and services being introduced. And, of course, many attendees make use of Pentaho’s systems. One such company is Intelligent Mechatronic Systems, Inc. (IMS), which operates with a focus on automotive integration of emergent technologies. […]

Intuit seeks out talent and fosters diversity | #GHC15

As the first day of the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing 2015 in Houston, Texas, got underway, attendees began making professional contacts, conducting interviews and encountering new companies. One attendee taking advantage of the Grace Hopper event was Olga Braylovskiy, VP of workforce technology at Intuit, Inc., along with more than 80 other Intuit associates. […]

Hitachi leverages Pentaho as a ‘lever’ in data management | #pworld15

As the first day of the PentahoWorld 2015 wrapped up in the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld of Orlando, Florida, Dave Vellante and George Gilbert, cohosts of theCUBE, from the SiliconANGLE Media team, sat down to review the discoveries of the day, as well as what the rest of the event has in store. Products and practitioners One […]

Cloudera’s Mike Olson talks Kudu, future plans | #pworld15

Cloudera, Inc. has had a close relationship with Pentaho Corp. since its early days, with Pentaho eagerly making use of Hadoop and Cloudera’s services to manage Big Data. That relationship has continued to this day, and at the PentahoWorld 2015 conference in Orlando, Florida, Cloudera’s presence is difficult to miss. Mike Olson, CSO of Cloudera, met […]

A mix-and-match world: Programs, platforms and possibilities at PentahoWorld 2015 | #pworld15

PentahoWorld 2015 kicked off today at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida, hometown of the Pentaho Corp. headquarters. Following the opening keynote presentations, Dave Vellante and George Gilbert, cohosts of theCUBE, from the SiliconANGLE Media team, assessed the big developments revealed so far, as well as upcoming events for the rest of the conference. One […]

The ‘Holy Trifecta’ of opportunity for network adapters | #VMworld

With data transfer and secure networking concerns only heading higher, the hardware and infrastructure of network adapters are being challenged to stay on top of their game. During VMworld 2015, Shaun Walsh, VP of Corporate Marketing and GM Ethernet at QLogic Corp., spoke with Stu Miniman and Brian Gracely, cohosts of theCUBE, about a number of those […]

Hyper-convergence and software-managed databases offer ‘better building blocks,’ says panel | #VMworld

In a discussion led by Wikibon’s Stu Miniman, cohost of theCUBE, from the SilconANGLE Media team, three industry panelists examined VMware, Inc.’s emergent focus on hyper-convergence functionality and what it means for customers. Panel members included Chris Miller, principal architect at AdvizeX Technologies, LLC; Gaetan Castelein, senior director of product management and product management, Cloud Infrastructure at […]

Why Cloudyn gains confidence with AWS | #reinvent

With so many aspects of data analysis opened up by the tools of Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), many end users can find the sheer wealth of options overwhelming. Fortunately, there are companies that specialize in helping these customers gain a better understanding of how they can best utilize AWS’ tools and cloud services. Sharon Wagner, […]

Agility, mobility and convenience in data transfers | #reinvent

While the majority of companies with representatives appearing at this year’s Amazon re:Invent event are those making direct use of Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) utilities, a number of them are also there thanks to their use of intermediary companies who handle the data management and transference for them. Such is the case with LeaseHawk, a […]