John Berrett, national technical architect at World Wide Technology, a St. Louis-based solution provider and EMC partner, gave presentations at EMC World on the topic of the data center of the future, drawing on its EMC, Cisco and VMware experience.
Berrett said that his company is already using its storage and virtualization skills to start providing cloud computing.
"Are we doing the total cloud? No," he said. "But customers are starting to build clouds."