By David Gingell, VP Marketing EMEA, NetApp
The handy guide to all things NetApp
NetApp is a proud Diamond Sponsor of VMworld Europe that will take place in one of my favorite cities, Barcelona, from October 13-16th. The NetApp team and our partners are ready to welcome you for 3 days of great conversations, meetings and activities.
We have created this guide for everything you need to know about NetApp @ VMworld.
1. Visit us at booth #D207
Stop by our booth and we will show you several ways to automate, simplify and deliver business success with virtualization and cloud solutions. Our experts will give you powerful insight about NetApp’s cloud strategy and how we are enabling private and hybrid clouds.
We'll focus on four aspects of achieving IT agility:
While you're at the booth, don't forget to...
See the latest all-flash FAS, E-Series and FlexPod solutions hardware, as well as NetApp clustered Data ONTAP and integrated NetApp and VMware solution demos.
We are very happy to welcome Bull, Ermestel and Informática, El Corte Inglés to the NetApp booth. Our partners will be showcasing their latest innovations and are really looking forward to meeting you.
Come to NetApp Booth and test your cloud knowledge! Answer as many questions as you can in quickest time and win one of our prizes: MacBook Air, Team NetApp-Endura Kids bike, bag of goodies.
Fancy taking a break, want to have a bit of fun? Join us at the booth to test your efficiency with the NetApp cycling team or take part in the NVIDIA NASCAR simulators. Get the fastest time on our racing simulators. We guarantee a lot of fun!
You can also win great prizes by playing the NetApp “Tap to the Top” game. Play now via Facebook and post your score with the code VMBA2014. Don’t forget to stop at the NetApp booth at the end of each day to see if you are a winner. The mobile version is available here: http://www.taptothetop.net/game/
2. Book your meeting with the NetApp team
The “Meet the NetApp Team” program at VMworld offers you an informal one-on-one meeting with a NetApp executive or engineer to discuss how to achieve great business outcomes with NetApp solutions. Book your meeting now.
3. Follow NetApp @ VMworld
No matter if you will be joining us in person or keeping tabs from a far, stay update-to-date by following @NetAppEMEA on Twitter. Also, share your thoughts and read what others are saying with our event hashtag #NetAppVMworld.
4. Register for NetApp sponsored sessions
Join Tobias Brandl SAP Architect at NetApp to discover the latest SAP HANA on VMware and NetApp solutions
5. Visit the VMware Hands-on Labs
The NetApp Virtual Storage Consule (VSC) has been rebuilt from the ground-up to support VMware’s next-gen web client. This year in the VMworld Hands-On-Labs, we will introduce the new interface, and give you a complete guided tour of all features and functionality within the VSC, demonstrating how we make your day-to-day lives easier when managing the combination of VMware products with NetApp storage.
6. Network with NetApp partners
NetApp is partnering with Industry leaders in cloud and virtualization, please take the time to meet our partners that are exhibiting at the show.
For more information about our planned activities please visit our event community page.
Hope to see you at VMworld!