London VMUG Feb 2019

When:  Feb 7, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 5:15 PM (GMT)
Associated with  UK - London VMUG

VISIT the FIRST London VMUG meeting of 2019!
Thursday 7th february at tech uk

This is a great opportunity to meet with your peers to discuss the latest trends, best practices, and technology. You'll find all the latest updates from VMware and VMUG, sessions from our sponsors and great community content too. If three busy rooms across the whole day is not enough for you, then please join us for further conversation and networking opportunities at our follow-on vBeers.

Please also join the UK-London Community to connect with other members and stay informed for upcoming meetings. 

Meeting Agenda

The Platform to #RunAllTheThingsEd Hoppitt, EMEA Director - Applications Transformation and Cloud Native, VMware.
How VMware provides a single platform for innovation. With a Globally Consistent Infrastructure, you're removing barriers to application evolution, allowing you to focus on simplification. Ed will show you how. Presentation may or may not contain massive robots

* Watch out for an AllTheThings thread running through London VMUG in 2019. 

Planning Windows 10 Modern Management - Matt Evans, Senior EUC Specialist SE, VMware.
Overview of what modern management offers and the benefits over legacy lifecycle tools.

Serverless Functions and ESXi ARM Robbie Jerrom, Lead Solutions Architect, App Transformation and Cloud Native Platforms, VMware
Yes, ESXi on ARM and a chance for you to get a first hand look at it. Serverless AND ESXi on ARM in the same presentation? You lucky people.

Will it Blockchain? - Dave Ruddle
Find out more about how Enterprise private blockchain and distributed ledger technology can underpin a secure, multi-party immutable data layer that can integrate with your existing application data platforms.


We graciously thank our Gold sponsor Nexenta and our Silver sponsors Zerto and IGEL for their ongoing support of London VMUG.

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Extending Software-Defined Storage to VMware vSAN - Mark Jordan, EMEA Vice President and General Manager, Nexenta. 
Your enterprise is in need of of an upgrade. How can you modernize your storage infrastructure in a way that saves you money and allows your capacity to scale? Join us to hear about the latest storage innovations around VMware vSAN from Nexenta, the Global Leader in Software-Defined Storage (SDS). 
Come to learn about:
  • Adding NAS capabilities to your infrastructure without complexity and buying hardware.
  • How to get a simplified and unified management experience without any changes to your existing hyper-converged infrastructures.
  • Keeping cost to a minimum and increase your enterprise’s storage efficiency.
  • A comprehensive storage solution that gives your enterprise capabilities like lifecycle management, data efficiency, integration and compatibility.

IGEL LogoIt's all about the software - Ian Anderson, Systems Engineer, IGEL Technology Ltd.​
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.

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Taking IT Resilience to a New Level with Zerto 7 - Chris Sammons, Systems Engineer, Zerto

The presentation will discuss the evolution of BCDR to provide full IT Resilience and how customers are using Zerto to Protect, Transform and Innovate their business. As companies embrace new infrastructures and technologies (like cloud), the complexities of IT rise dramatically.  Workloads are becoming more diverse, mobile and to solve these challenges, IT must look at managing availability and data recovery through a single IT Resilience Platform™.


We will be heading over to the Cittie of York (22 High Holborn, London WC1V 6BN) for vBeers at the end of the days meeting, where you can carry on discussions and enjoy additional networking opportunities. This is not our usual venue, as that's going to be closed for a refurb.


Tech UK
10 St Bride Street
London, EC4A 4AD

Pricing Information

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All Registrants Free!