EMC Takes a Stab at PSY's 'Gangnam Style'

  • Tweet  
  • LinkedIn  
  • Facebook  
  • Google plus  
  • Send to Kindle
  • Send to  

In case you haven’t had enough of South Korean rapper PSY’s “Gangnam Style” and the endless parade of tribute and parody videos it has spawned, a technology vendor has finally gotten into the act.

In case you haven’t had enough of South Korean rapper PSY’s most viral of tunes, “Gangnam Style,” and the endless parade of tribute and parody videos it has spawned, a technology vendor has finally gotten into the act.

EMC Corp., the mostly buttoned-down storage purveyor, joins the University of Oregon duck and cheerleaders, Filipino prisoners and MIT students in churning out a version of the catchy earworm. This time it features an homage to data center infrastructure, copious references to virtualization, and the horse-dancing chops of Chad Sakac, vice president of EMC’s technical alliance with VMware Inc.

Related articles

The video was recorded in about nine hours at the EMC campus in Santa Clara, Calif., according to Sakac. Also making appearances in the video are Heather Boegemann, Jay Cuthrell, Nga Nguyen, John Lockyer, Fred Nix, Jeff Thomas, Stephen Hunt and Eoin O’Keefe.

"The folks in the video represent a cross-section of EMCers -- great, smart, hardworking people," Sakac wrote in his blog. "We try to not make this represent 'somebody,' but more 'everybody' -- a cross section of the great technical folks at EMC that work with customers."

Not sure how well lines like, “That data, yeah. Data that’s auto-tiered by policy…” will go over in the pop-hip hop world, but we’ll let you be the judge. Enjoy!

  • Tweet  
  • LinkedIn  
  • Facebook  
  • Google plus  
  • Send to Kindle
  • Send to  
More on Channel Business
Sales online and in the shops

Black Friday wearable tech uptake splits industry

Shoppers may have snapped up a bargain wearable device on Friday, but just how much impact will this have when they choose to wear it to work today?

Backbytes - a happy computer

Perk up! HP opens up former direct-only perks to the channel

Latest ServiceOne partner program released as Q4 results disappoint

Two men shake hands

Public offering: Ingram Micro and VMWare release new partner program

Public sector partners to benefit at no cost

learn-chalkboard

Watch and learn: Brocade EMEA merge watched carefully by U.S. arm

Benefits of channel and OEM business merge apparent in EMEA and APAC

Visitor comments
Add comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
In-depth
arthur-chang-pan-terra

Vendor Q&A Series: Arthur Chang, PanTerra Networks

The latest exec to sit in the Channelnomics hotseat is PanTerra Network's president and CEO

CCTV security

Post Sony hack, security appliance market remains red-hot

Growing security concerns continue to boost appliance sales

US soldiers running on a desert road during a military operation

Fight the good fight: VA enlists IBM's Watson for PTSD battle

Solution will focus on dealing with the large number of vets suffering from PTSD

davemaffei-vpofchannel-carbonite-2014

Vendor Q&A Series: Dave Maffei, Carbonite

The latest exec to sit in the Channelnomics hotseat is Carbonite's VP of global channel sales