VMware User Group Meeting, July 11 in Phoenix

July 11, 2013 | Desert Willow Conference Center
4340 E Cotton Center Boulevard, Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85040
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
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AIS is a Gold Sponsor of Phoenix’s largest VMUG meeting of the year.
AIS and BusinessCloud1 customer Liquid Grids will be delivering an important presentation from 10:30 to 11:15 am.
Join your fellow VMware users at this full-day event for in-depth technical sessions, demonstrations and exhibits.
This is a great opportunity to meet with your peers to discuss virtualization trends, best practices, and the latest technology!
VMUG is pleased to offer top notch education at its user conferences.

8:00-8:30 Registration | Breakfast | Mingle with Vendors
8:30-8:45 VMUG Welcome
8:45-9:15 VMware | Update
9:15-10:15 Morning Keynote
10:15-10:30 Break | Mingle with Vendors
10:30-11:15 Breakout Block #1 | Education Sessions
Symantec | Business Continuity and High Availability for Microsoft Exchange, SQL and SharePoint in a Dynamic vSphere Environment
AIS (American Internet Services) | Customer Case Study: Liquid Grids Moves from AWS to AIS vCloud Director
Arista Networks  | Software Defined Networking and Operational Manageability: “Tell me again why it takes three days to provision a VLAN?”
Coraid | Software-Defined Storage: Cloud Architectures Drive Fundamental Shifts in Storage Design
VMware Hands on Beta Labs
11:15-11:30 Break | Mingle with Vendors
11:30-12:15 Breakout Block #2 | Education Sessions
VMware | Troubleshooting Storage Performance
VMware | Performance Best Practices for vSphere
VMware | Esxi Operational Best Practices
VMware | What’s New in vCenter Operations 5.7: Technical Deep Dive
VMware | Network Virtualization – The Future of Networking
VMware Hands on Beta Labs
12:15-12:45 Lunch
12:45-1:45 Afternoon Keynote
1:45-2:00 Break | Mingle with Vendors
2:00-2:45 Breakout Block #3 | Education Sessions
Dell Wyse | Accelerate desktop virtualization deployments and embrace BYOD with pre-integrated converged Dell–VMware VDI Solutions
EMC | Evolving to the Software-defined Data Center: A Detailed Look at EMC Integrations with Vmware
NetApp | Build a dynamic and agile cloud computing infrastructure using NetApp Clustered Data ONTAP
Nimble Storage | Evolve your Virtual Data Center with Nimble Storage
VMware Hands on Beta Labs
2:45-3:00 Break | Mingle with Vendors
3:00-3:45 Breakout Block #4 | Education Sessions
Silver Peak | The emerging role of Software Defined Acceleration (SDA)
Nutanix | Nutanix, the Building Block of the Software Defined Datacenter – Simplifying your Virtual Workloads
Vigilant Technologies
Veeam | Tales from the field: Don’t let this happen to your VMs
VMware Hands on Beta Labs
3:45-4:00 Break | Mingle with Vendors
4:00-4:45 Breakout Block #5 | Education Sessions
VMware | Getting Storage Right for Your VDI Project
VMware | Performance Best Practices for vSphere
VMware | Cloud Best Practices
VMware | vCenter Site Recovery Manager
VMware | vCenter 5.1: A Technical Deep Dive
VMware Hands on Beta Labs
4:45-5:00 Closing
5:00-6:30 vBeers Reception