6:00-7:00 Networking, Introductions, Pizza
7:00-7:45 David Cote, Xangati
Five Tips to Accelerate Virtualization with Confidence
A new sponsor joins us tonight to talk about what they learned in working with customers to manage virtual environments.
"This presentation will focus on five tips to accelerate your virtualization projects with confidence. Each tip—supported by real world examples—will provide insight as to how better management and visibility can increase your current VDI and application virtualization projects’ success and accelerate wider-scale adoption of virtualization".
David has 20 years of experience working with companies of all sizes to improve their IT operations using new technology. Prior to Xangati, David worked at GreenPages.
Xangati is the leading provider of infrastructure performance management solutions that deliver comprehensive, real-time visibility empowering superior design, optimization and troubleshooting to accelerate virtualization initiatives with confidence .
7:45-8:00 Short Break for Networking
8:00-8:45 Dan Stolts, IT Pro Evangelist, Microsoft
An old favorite to our group, former Virt-G president Dan Stolts joins us to talk about making the choice of supporting users with Terminal Services versus VDI. Dan promises an interactive session so come ready with questions and ideas.
Dan Stolts is an IT Pro Evangelist for Microsoft. I think you know who they are.
8:45-9:00 Raffle and Prizes
Cleanup Immediately after
October 2010 Registration
Registration not required, but is strongly recommended to let us know how much food we need to purchase.