It's about that time, the rumblings in San Francisco are growing as VMworld 2014 nears! In two short weeks, you can join NetApp at VMworld 2014. The festivities kick off on Sunday, August 24th and NetApp has you covered. Do you want to know what NetApp has cooking for VMworld? We have created this handy guide for all your NetApp needs at VMworld, for everything you need to know from our booth location to features speaking sessions below.
Visit Us at Booth #1205
Stop by our booth and we will show you several ways to automate, simplify and deliver business success with virtualization and cloud solutions. Learn about the NetApp cloud strategy and how we are enabling private and hybrid clouds. See the latest all flash FAS and FlexPod solutions hardware as well as NetApp clustered Data ONTAP and integrated NetApp and VMware solution demos. Join in on the NetApp mini theater sessions to learn from NetApp Service Providers and their solutions with NetApp.
Meet the NetApp Team
Learn from NetApp Service Providers at the NetApp Booth
Peak, Wednesday, August 27, 10:00am – 5:00pm
More and more companies are hosting entire IT environments, including their mission critical workloads, in the cloud. How do they do it? They rely upon four must-have characteristics of their cloud. Learn what it really takes to successfully manage your apps and DR in the cloud with Peak. Join senior solution engineer Ben Randolph at Peak®, formerly PeakColo, as he discusses the characteristics necessary to safely and successfully manage any workload type in the cloud.
Virtustream, Sunday, August 24, 4:00pm – 7:00pm and Monday, August 25 11:00am – 2:30pm
In this presentation the speaker will highlight the advantages of SAP’s in-memory database, HANA. He will also brief the audience on the most recent changes to SAP’s policy surrounding the use of virtualization for production instances of HANA, explaining how virtualization can improve HANA economics and provide the user with more deployment options to support configurations like disaster recovery, high availability and production vs. non-production workloads.
Verizon, Tuesday, August 26, 11:00am – 2:00pm
Your business needs a secure, interconnected and managed cloud on a powerful global network. Your business needs Verizon Cloud. With a legacy of innovation and proven ability to execute, we help enterprises around the globe securely expand reach, increase agility and underscore their competitive advantage.
Social Media at VMworld
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Featured Sponsored Sessions
Expand your knowledge and enhance your VMworld experience by attending one of these sponsored sessions:
Monday, Aug 25, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craig Sullivan - SAP Solution Architect, NetApp
Pete Flecha - Technical Marketing Engineer, NetApp
Monday, Aug 25, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Chris Gebhardt - Sr. Technical Marketing Engineer, NetApp
Tuesday, Aug 26, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Jack McLeod - Virtualization Solutions Architect, NetApp
Tuesday, Aug 26, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Aaron Amendolia - Director of Infrastructure, NFL
Val Bercovici - Cloud Czar, NetApp
VMworld Hands-on Labs
The lab from NetApp in this year’s VMworld Hands-On-Labs will be a showcase of our policy-based management of storage, as well as a fully-functional demonstration of our integration with Virtual Volumes (VVOLs), the latest storage innovation from VMware. Both examples will highlight the innovations with our latest versions of Virtual Storage Console (VSC) and VASA Provider for Clustered Data ONTAP.
Nick Howell, Joel Kaufman
Sunday, Aug. 24: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Monday, Aug. 25: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Tuesday, Aug. 26: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday, Aug 27: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday, Aug 28: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Hope to see you at VMworld! For more information about our planned activities please visit our event community page.