Jason Coari is a veteran in the technical computing and storage industry, having a 15 year career in senior sales and marketing positions across the globe at both hardware and software organisations. Currently, he is Director, Scale-out Storage Solutions at Quantum, a leading provider of high-performance and archive storage solutions to academic research institutions. In his current role, Jason is responsible for leading the company’s commercial strategy for scale-out storage across all industries. Previous to Quantum Storage, he worked in a variety of global roles at SGI, most notably directing HPC product marketing strategy and leading the European and APAC marketing organisations.