UPDATE --- I updated the information for the Los Angeles Event as that is now part of a larger Private Cloud Summit that I just posted information about.
It is much later than I had wanted, but I want to get the word out on our next set of IT Camps taking place in West Region in the months of May and early part of June.
So, join us for our upcoming IT Camps where we will continue with the new format introduced in March. We implemented the following changes:
To participate in the afternoon session, you will need to bring your own computer (laptop preferred) with the following minimum configuration:
I encourage everyone to start posting suggestions for topics to be discussed during the Open Topics sections. Also, if you have a topic that you would like to discuss, then please say so when posting your comment to this blog post. I am a firm believer that we can all learn from one another as we all have unique experiences and talents that we bring to the table. I look forward to reading your topic suggestions and then seeing you at the events!!
To register, please visit the appropriate links for your city.
May 15, 2012
Mike Stewart & David Paquette
May 17, 2012
Mountain View, CA
Greg Ross & David Paquette
May 22, 2012
Los Angeles, CA +++
Greg Ross & Doug White
May 23, 2012
May 24, 2012
May 29, 2012
San Francisco, CA
May 30, 2012
May 31, 2012
June 5, 2012
June 7, 2012
+++ The Los Angeles Event is now being held at the Westin Hotel by LAX. This event is also part of a larger Private Cloud Summit event so there are three tracks for Los Angeles. The registration link is live and working. Agenda and abstracts of Sessions
8:00 AM – 8:30 AM Check-In and Welcome
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM: Future of Virtualization: What’s new with Hyper-V in Windows Server “8”
As virtualization continues to grow, Microsoft is continuing to grow our capabilities in this space. This session will focus on some key enhancements in Hyper-V in the upcoming version of Windows Server “8”.
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM: Vision (Double-Take) Presentation
Come and see how your organization can benefit from no-downtime physical and virtual migrations. With Double-Take Move, you can migrate from anywhere into Hyper-V while users are online and productive. See how Double-Take provides real-time data movement on any hardware platform into a Hyper-V environment. And this can all be accomplished through the ease of use benefits and integration with System Center 2012. Microsoft and Vision – providing the tools you need for fast and easy migrations.
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Open Topics
12:00 PM – 12:45PM: Lunch
12:45 PM – 2:15 PM: Open Topics
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM: Hands-On-Lab: Configure Hyper-V Settings in Windows Server “8” Beta
With the release of Windows Server “8” Beta, this is a great opportunity to get some hands-on with the new server product and start working the new capabilities of Hyper-V. In addition to this, Vision will also have Virtual Machines (VMs) that you can import and get hands on experience with their products.
Vision / Double-Take Presenters are:
Doug White – Senior Product Manager Double-Take Products David Paquette – Product Manager Double-Take Products Mike Stewart – Solution Architect Greg Ross – Solution Architect