Events to be held next week, in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. See http://www.microsoft.co.nz/events/virtualisation for more info

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Microsoft New Zealand is hosting a free Virtualisation and Management Summit to help Kiwi businesses of all sizes come to grips with how virtualisation can help reduce costs and create a more efficient and productive working environment.

The events will be held in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch during April where attendees can learn how server and desktop virtualisation can help:

  • Build a virtualisation management strategy
  • Reduce desktop costs
  • Enable flexible and agile IT
  • Increase desktop security and compliance
  • Improve business continuity and end user productivity
  • Understand how Microsoft is building the foundation for a private cloud

With two, vastly experienced international keynote speakers and a number of sessions to attend throughout the day, the event offers a rare opportunity for business owners, CIOs and ICT managers to discover how virtualisation can provide choices, and preserve & extend existing investments.

Event dates are below:

  • Tuesday 20th April, 8:30am-4:30pm — Westin Hotel, Auckland
  • Wednesday 21st April, 8:30am-4:30pm — Duxton Hotel, Wellington
  • Thursday 22nd April, 8:30am-4:30pm — Latimer Hotel, Christchurch

To register visit http://www.microsoft.com/nz/events/virtualisation/default.mspx

Breakout sessions during the day summit include:

  • Dynamic Datacentre: Physical to Virtual Management with System Centre
  • Datacentre Process Management - Opalis "Ins & Outs"
  • Delivering a comprehensive VDI solution
  • Implementing App-V: How to sequence Office Applications