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Save the date | June 5 – 8

12601 - Connect Tech Talk

How to make the most of your 3Par storage investment with file services and virtualization

Presented by Dr. Heinz Hermann Adam, University of Muenster
and Calvin Zito, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

At this session, you will learn how University of Münster gets the most value from HPE 3PAR StoreServ for file services and virtualization. You will receive an overview of implementation and leveraged technologies, as well as future options. Find out how University of Münster utilizes HPE 3PAR Peer Persistence Software in a multi-tier storage strategy to deliver file services via the HPE StoreEasy Storage Gateway and virtualization based on VMware vSphere® and Citrix® XenApp and XenDesktop®.  Stay after the session for an informal roundtable discussion with HPE’s Storage Guy, Calvin Zito.


12737 - Connect Tech Talk

Don't go for second best - put your storage to the test!

Presented by Dr. Heinz Hermann Adam, University of Muenster
and Calvin Zito, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Münster University (WWU) chose HPE 3PAR as the foundation for its mission critical, multi-site Virtualisation and unstructured Data services, introduced as part of the Scientific Cloud (SC) initiative in 2012/13. WWU evaluates its current instalment of VMware's vSphere, Citrix's XenApp/XenDesktop and Microsoft's Windows Storage Server Failover Cluster on HPE 3PAR StoreServ 7400, to get to the requirements for the next evolution of Cloud in the Scientific Workplace “SC2” going into 2020.


12738 - Connect Tech Talk

Physical or virtual, on- or off-premise:  HPE Virtualized NonStop, a new milestone in the journey of HPE NonStop

Presented by Mark Pollans and Andrew Bergholz, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Come to learn about and discuss the most recent milestones in the NonStop journey. HPE Virtualized NonStop allows you to host NonStop solutions within your enterprise private-cloud software-defined data center. Use OpenStack® to deploy NonStop as a guest OS in a private cloud infrastructure.  NonStop continues to be available as NonStop X and NonStop i systems. The choice is yours—you now have the flexibility to deploy NonStop physical or virtual, depending on your needs.


12739 - Connect Tech Talk

Delivering Business continuity for vital applications – Best practices for avoiding unplanned outages

Presented by Mark Pollans and Andrew Bergholz, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

What is the impact to your business if your customers or employees cannot access your systems and applications?  Ninety-five percent of small to large enterprises have experienced at least one unplanned data center outage in the past 24 months.  There are ways to mitigate these risks and minimize or eliminate application outages.  Attend this exciting talk to get some practical concepts and ideas on how to survive data center disasters.


12740 - Connect Tech Talk

Advancing HP-UX into the next decade – Delivering Next Generation Integrity Servers and HP-UX 2017 release

Presented by Leo Demers and Jeff Kyle, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

HPE continues to deliver on its commitment to the Mission-Critical segment – with the announcement of next-generation Integrity Servers and the HP-UX 2017 release. Come to this session to learn how you can improve TCO, increase performance, and protect your existing infrastructure investments with the refresh of your current Integrity environment. Also explore the exciting new features in the HP-UX 2017 update release in the areas that matter most to you.  Join us after the session for a roundtable discussion with HPE’s Jeff Kyle.


12851 - Connect Tech Forum

Enterprise Security

Moderated by Rob Lesan, XYPRO Technology

From the data center to the network, big data and social networking, security is now a crucial part of every IT conversation. Connect with the experts at this Roundtable discussion about enterprise security. Share best practices, offer feedback and speak directly to HPE technologists in a small, intimate setting.


12602 - Connect Tech Talk

Using Aruba Networking in the Real World

Presented by Steve Davidek, City of Sparks

At this session, you will learn how the City of Sparks, Nevada, replaced its Wi-Fi system using Aruba and HPE networking products to create a mobile workplace for city hall employees.  How we are starting to use Aruba Clear Pass to enhance security. You will also learn how Aruba Beacons help people find city services at City Hall.  Also, plans for an outdoor “beacon” mapping system at our major Softball Regional Park.  Stay after the session for an informal roundtable discussion with HPE.


12603 - Connect Tech Talk

Why You Need to Partner with Connect

Presented by Steve Davidek, City of Sparks

At this session you will find out how HPE’s largest user community can help your organization leverage our global membership to create a partnership with our local chapters, local members, and our advocacy program.  We will showcase our two publications – “The Connection” a Journal for the NonStop Community and “Connect Converge” our Quarterly Online HPE Enterprise Technology publication.   We will give examples of how we have worked with HPE partners to showcase your products and services.


12852 - Connect Tech Forum

Integrated Systems

Moderated by Chris Purcell, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Connect with the experts on the HPE Software-Defined and Cloud team at this Roundtable discussion about converged management, hyperconverged appliances and Composable Infrastructure. Learn where the data center of the future is heading, how a simple integrated management experience is sweeping through the data center and how customers are successfully delivering a cloud experience across their data center infrastructures. This is an excellent opportunity to discuss your data center infrastructure concerns directly with HPE technologists.


12604 - Connect Tech Talk

Building Community within a User Group
Presented by Navid Khodayari, Idelji

This session will discuss the importance of leveraging the existing technology user groups to organically build a more focused community to serve its individual needs and goals. Discussions will include a real life example within an HPE user group, as well as an open floor to discuss ideas for the future.

12605 - Connect Tech Talk

Connect Partners and Customers for Success

Presented by John Georges, Summit Partners
and Steve Davidek, Connect

See how Connect can help your organization use the relationship with Connect Members to create a “HPE Partner” and “Connect Member” team for a successful project deployment.  Real world examples of HPE Partners working with customers to build long term relationships that make your customers successful which in turn allow you to be successful. 

12606 - Connect Tech Talk

HPE Education Services introduces its new Digital Learning Framework

Presented by Kelly Baig, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

HPE is adapting and changing our learning modalities for today's digital native with the launch of the HPE Digital Learner Framework. This new Content-as-a-Service subscription program increases access to meaningful learning, when and where you need it, in the modular form you want it, with incentives for both the students and the organization.  Come and learn more about the program and get your digital badge to show your HPE proficient technology professional status.