NE VMUG - 20th September 2018

When:  Sep 20, 2018 from 8:40 AM to 10:00 PM (GMT)
Associated with  UK - North East England VMUG

Date & Time: 20th September 2018

Location: Royal Station Hotel - Neville St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5DH

Time

Session

08:40

Registration & Networking

09:00

NEVMUG Introduction

09:10

Cormac Hogan - VMware Keynote - @CormacJHogan

What’s happening in the world of VMware Storage

A closer look at some of the more recent announcements around VMware storage related products and features. There will be lots to talk about as this will be so soon after the US VMworld 2018 event. We will look at new enhancements to VMware, VVols, IO Filters, Core Storage and even projects that are happening around persistent storage in the container space. There should be something for everyone in this space.

10:00

Networking

10:15

Rubrik - Ed Morgan - Sales Engineer - @mo6020 

What’s new in Rubrik 4.2
Rubrik Alta 4.2 is the latest software release of Rubrik CDM, purpose built for the enterprise hybrid cloud. In this session we will recap core Rubrik functionality, and introduce and demonstrate 4.2’s core functionality, including Polaris GPS and Radar.

11:00

Networking

11:15

Community SessionBryan O’Connor @BryanOConnor21

What's new in vSphere 6.7

  • Management Enhancements
  • ESXI Enhancements
  • Virtual Center Enhancements
  • VM Enhancements
  • Storage Enhancements
  • Security Enhancements
  • Network Enhancements
  • Availability Enhancements

12:00

Lunch

12:30

Adam Bohle - VMware AWS Keynote - @adambohle

VMware Cloud on AWS - Whats New

VMware Cloud on AWS is a fast moving technology in the VMware portfolio, this session will consist of a short introduction to the service, as well as an update on all the new features and AWS regions that have become available this year.

13:15

Networking

13:25

NAKIVO - Nick Luchkov, Senior Technical Pre-Sales Manager

Protecting VMware/Hyper-V environments with NAKIVO Backup & Replication

NAKIVO develops a fast, reliable, and affordable backup and replication solution for virtual and cloud environments. Over 10,000 companies are using NAKIVO Backup & Replication to protect and recover their data more efficiently and cost-effectively. Join this session to learn:

· How to ensure business continuity and reduce downtime of your critical virtualized data.

· How to speed up the backup and replication data transfer, reduce backup size and shrink backup window.

· How to turn your NAS into the backup appliance and use deduplication hardware appliances to get super-fast backup speed.

14:10

Networking

14:20

IGEL - Tom Illingworth

Thin client?  It’s all about the software.

Hear IGEL discuss IGEL’s revolutionary endpoint management solutions, simple, smart and secure. We believe it should be as easy to remotely manage 10,000 devices as 10 and add the functionality that’s most important to enterprise, making the life of the IT department easier.

15:05

Networking

15:15

Community Session – Dale Handley @dalemhandley

A detailed session on the new custom Forms feature in vRealize Automation 7.4vRA.

16:00

Networking

16:10

Darren Hirons & Matt Evans from VMware

 ‘To Re, or not to Re (purpose)’

The desktop market offers many desktop re-purposing solutions based on Windows, Linux and Chrome. In this session we will take a deep dive into those technologies, share our test results and present a comparison of the different vendor offerings to help you make an informed choice. Examples of our findings will cover costs, system requirements, performance, device management and limitations.

16:55

NEVMUG Close – Q&A and prize giveaway 
All these prizes have to go, but you have to be here to win them!

17:00

vBeers – Cinema room, The Town Wall
Pink Lane, opposite Central Station

Registration Dates

Registration Ends Friday, September 21, 2018

Location

Royal Station Hotel
Neville St
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5DH

Pricing Information

Registration Price
All Registrants Free!
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Contact

Alan Burns
07944469319
ne_england@vmug.com