Date & Time: 20th September 2018
Location: Royal Station Hotel - Neville St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5DH
Registration & Networking
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.
Rubrik - Ed Morgan - Sales Engineer - @mo6020
Community Session – Bryan O’Connor @BryanOConnor21
What's new in vSphere 6.7
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.
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.
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.
Community Session – Dale Handley @dalemhandley
A detailed session on the new custom Forms feature in vRealize Automation 7.4vRA.
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.
NEVMUG Close – Q&A and prize giveaway All these prizes have to go, but you have to be here to win them!
vBeers – Cinema room, The Town WallPink Lane, opposite Central Station