While warmer temperatures in San Francisco make it feel like we've finally transitioned into summer, fall is out in full force as the season's biggest tech events are well underway. Next week is no exception as Oracle OpenWorld kicks off on Sunday, September 30 and NetApp will be there with a jam-packed schedule. What exactly will we be up to throughout the week? From speaking sessions to demos and more – here's your guide to all things NetApp at Oracle OpenWorld.
Visit Us at Booth #1301
Learn how to take advantage of the expanded opportunities and benefits of NetApp's entire portfolio of storage solutions for Oracle technologies. We'll have NetApp experts on-hand to help you discover how to accelerate your business success in a data-driven world with efficiency and agility.
We'll be offering demos on:
And of course, no booth stop is complete without attending one of our 15-minute mini-theater sessions:
We'll also have an informational booth at the Linux Pavilion showcasing the most flexible and complete storage product suite for Oracle. But that's not all! Stop by the NetApp booth for a chance to win a $2,500 StubHub gift card. Come to the booth, scan your badge and you'll be entered win.
NetApp Speaking Sessions, Demos and Mini-Theater Sessions
There's no shortage of NetApp activity at Oracle OpenWorld this year. Among the highlights is Tuesday's executive speaking session with NetApp Founder and Executive Vice President Dave Hitz. The added bonus? Attend this session and you can enter to win one of three $500 Amex gift cards. Here are the details:
Meet the Demands of a Data-Driven World with NetApp's Agile Data Infrastructure
Tuesday, October 2, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Lam Research Theater, Yerba Buena Center
Monumental data growth presents opportunities for trailblazing discoveries, innovations, or enhanced services but can also strain data center resoruces. NetApp's agile data infrastructure optimizes data management at scale and enables immediate response to organizational opportunities.
Join NetApp cofounder Dave Hitz and speakers from AT&T and CERN in this session to learn more about how storage technologies can help you achieve outstanding cost efficiencies and accelerate your business performance.
Dave Hitz, Founder and Executive Vice President, NetApp
Eric Grancher, Database Services, CERN
Michael Landers, Senior Technical Director, AT&T
Other speaking sessions include:
Wednesday, October 3, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Moscone South - 236
In this session, experts from Cisco, NetApp, and Oracle share strategies for optimizing your virtualized integrated Oracle Real Application Clusters (Oracle RAC) solution and describe how an optimized infrastructure has a direct impact on Oracle Database performance, reliability, and manageability.
William Heffelfinger, Director, Enterprise Ecosystem Organization, NetApp
John McAbel, Senior Product Manager, Cisco
Ronen Kofman, Director or Product Management, Oracle VM, Oracle
Sunday, September 30, 8 AM - 8:30 AM
Moscone West - 2016
The NetApp plug-in for Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control delivers comprehensive availability, performance, and configuration information for NetApp storage systems. This session demonstrates how with Oracle Enterprise Manager, database administrators can pinpoint storage-related database performance problems and navigate from database constructs such as tablespaces and datafiles to NetApp volumes and aggregates and storage administrators can optimize storage allocation by tracking storage usage by databases, proactively respond to problems by using metric thresholds, and compare configurations of multiple NetApp storage systems.
Anand Ranganathan, Product Manager, NetApp
We'll also be partnering with Red Hat for a booth session titled "Deploying Oracle 11g on Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.0 & NetApp." For the full list of NetApp speaking sessions, demos and mini-theater sessions, take a look here.
NetApp VIP Program
How do you achieve an agile data infrastructure? Don't miss your chance to connect directly with NetApp's Oracle solutions team through prescheduled, private meetings with NetApp executives and technical experts to discuss your requirements. Fore more information about the NetApp VIP Program, click here.
Social Media at Oracle OpenWorld 2012
What better way to keep up with conversation throughout the week than by following those at the event? Here's a list of NetApp folks and partners that will be tweeting and/or blogging live from Oracle OpenWorld 2012. And of course, don't forget to join the conversation and follow along on Twitter using the #NetAppOOW hashtag.
What are you most looking forward to at Oracle OpenWorld 2012? Is there one session in particular you just can't miss? Let us know in the comments below and don't forget to stop by our booth next week!