: IT AutomationLocation
:Touro College, Executive Offices500 7th Ave, 5th FloorNew York, NY 10018
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This location is convenient to Penn Station, Times Square, and the Port Authority Bus Terminal.Event Agenda (Subject to Change):8:30 AM - Room opens, free breakfast available9:00 AM - VMUG leadership update 9:15 AM - Sponsor Presentation #1 - Intro to Runecast
David Soule - Account Executive
9:30 AM - User Presentations
For more than 20 years, David has passionately assisted his customers during their journey to virtualization, data center modernization, IT automation and hybrid cloud transformation. He enjoys taking cutting edge technology and applying it to solve customer business problems. He is an active member of VMUG and holds VMware VSP certifications in all sales disciplines, vSphere, SDDC, Hybrid Cloud, vSAN, Management and Network Virtualization and also holds a VTSP in Network Virtualization.
Stan Markov - CEO
CEO and co-founder of Runecast, Stan holds the highest VMware certificate (VCDX #74). He is a VMware Certified Instructor, IBM Redbook author and virtualization evangelist.
Prior to that, Stan spent long years in IBM, designing virtualization and cloud offerings and building the VMware Center Of Excellence, which managed a vast number of customer VMware deployments. In his current role in Runecast, he leverages his experience to help develop unique solutions that solve the most painful problems VMware admins have to face in day to day operations.
"The Importance of the vCommunity and Leveling Up"Nicholas Scuola - vExpert “Technical overview of VxRail 4.5 and Horizon 7.4 with Nvidia GRID cards”Anton Z - vExpert10:30 AM - Sponsor Presentation #2 - Automating the VMware Knowledge Base to Mitigate Outages & Avoid Known Issues
Do you dread troubleshooting VMware issues? Is there a better, more automated way to troubleshoot? Having spent many years at IBM’s VMware Center Of Excellence, the Runecast team has ‘in the trenches’ experience of many VMware vSphere deployments. We are IT knowledge automation experts and will discuss the traditional methods of troubleshooting and the problems we faced in day-to-day operations that led to our developing Runecast Analyzer. Runecast Analyzer uses the current VMware Knowledge Base, Best Practice Guide and Security Hardening Guide to proactively discover risks in the VMware environment and provide the recommended remediation from VMware. See a live demonstration including new features like the vSAN support, Web Client Plugin, useful dashboard widgets and lots of Q&A.
Aylin Sali - Chief Technology Officer
Aylin is a Runecast’s Chief Technology Officer and Product architect. He is a virtualization and cloud enthusiast with an overwhelming desire for automation. He is a VCAP DCA & DCD and 6 x vExpert. Aylin spent long years in IBM, operating and designing virtualization and cloud offerings for a vast number of customer VMware deployments. In his current role in Runecast, he leverages his experience to help develop unique solutions that solve the most painful problems VMware admins have to face in day to day operations.
11:30 AM - Closing - Q&A, Raffles, Giveaways
Prizes - Amazon Gift Cards ($100, $50), Gamestop Gift Card ($50)#NewYorkCity,NY