:The Tailor Public House, 2nd floor505 8th Ave,New 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):12:15 PM - Room opens, free lunch, networking12:50 PM - VMUG leadership update
1:00 PM - Hybrid Applications and Emerging Technologies in VMware’s Office of the CTO + Q&A
Chris Wolf, VMware
Chris serves as CTO, Global Field and Industry at VMware. In that role, he is responsible for helping to shape VMware’s long term technology vision, while ensuring that Research and Development priorities align with customer and industry needs. Wolf’s team drives thought leadership and industry alignment in a number of emerging areas, including Cloud, Edge, IoT, server platforms, HPC, and NFV. Chris also leads VMware’s 140+ member CTO Ambassador program, which further scales VMware R&D to customers and the technology community at large.
2:00 PM - General VMware News Update
Michael Fleisher, VMware
Michael is a Solutions Engineer for VMware in the Philadelphia region. Throughout his career, he has been a VMware customer, VMware Partner, and now has been working for VMware for the past year. Prior to joining VMware, he led the Philadelphia VMUG from 2013-2018 and is now part of the Steering Committee. If you have any questions about scripting, automating, or homelabbing: he’s your guy!
2:45 PM - NUMA and CPU Scheduling: how ESXi can be faster than bare-metal
Anton Z, Facebook/VMUG co-leader
3:30 PM - Break, networking
3:45 PM - Managing Virtual Environments with Rubrik Cloud Data Management Platform
Kenneth Hui and Maulik Modi, Rubrik
Ken is a Technical Marketing Engineer at Rubrik who is passionate about helping customers with building great solutions leveraging technologies such as VMware, OpenStack, AWS, Azure and containers. He lives in New York City where he can indulge in his love of great food from all around the world. You can follow Ken on Twitter @kenhuiny
Maulik is a Sr. Sales Engineer for the NY Metro area with Rubrik. He has a long tenure of Pre-sales experience with VMware in the this region, helping to articulate the value and implement VMware solutions focused on verticals such as Retail, Financials and Pharmaceuticals. Maulik brings with him a distinguished background in Solution Architecture, as well as solid understanding of VMware/Dell EMC technologies.
4:30 PM - Closing - Q&A, Raffles, Giveaways
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM - vBeers
Joins us for vBeers even if you can't attend the event. We'll be there to chat.