Capacity planning just may be the most crucial element that businesses are consistently struggling with. It is easy to see why, the impacts of SMAC (social, mobile, analytics, and cloud) has kept executive decision makers and IT managers on their toes. But this environment is not going to become any easier, and now is the time to make plans for the growing needs of data storage and reliable connectivity. In this live webinar we will discuss:
•Five tips to business on the right track
•The challenges that result from the common approaches utilized today in capacity planning
•A better way to optimizing the bandwidth you may already have
SaaS, VoIP, Private/Virtualized, Public, Hybrid. There are many ‘shapes” of cloud and with each comes increasing reliance on a stable, high-performing network.
Join Rick Blaidsell and NETSCOUT- Fluke Networks Enterprise Solutions, as we discuss the challenges of cloud networks and the solutions organizations around the world are sharing with us. You will learn:
•Why initial intelligence gathering about your network is critical
•How to use on-going monitoring to identify problem domains
•What is needed to keep everything “clean” for hosted VoIP
•When to stay with a physical environment
Charl Joubert from University of Pretoria in South Africa explains why HP Service Manager with Smart Analytics leverages Big Data to be a game changer for problem management at the service desk and how amazing gains have been measured on daily tasks.
When adding new 10G infrastructure to your network it is best practice to validate performance before making it operational. Yet this step is frequently skipped - increasing the likelihood of future problems such as:
•More time spent troubleshooting
•Sub-optimal application delivery
In this webinar learn how the new OneTouch AT 10G Network Assistant facilitates 10G infrastructure acceptance testing with automated, 1-button standardised testing and reporting.
Learn how to take control of your data by using advanced encryption, centralized key management and cutting edge access controls and policies. In this session, Imam Sheikh, Dir. Product Management at Vormetric, and Tricia Pattee, HOSTING Product Manager will discuss how to proactively address PCI Compliance in the cloud, protect intellectual property and comply with data privacy and system integrity regulations. Join this informative webinar to learn about HOSTING and Vormetric data encryption security solutions and best practices that have helped leading Fortune 500 businesses protect their sensitive data across their private, public and hybrid cloud environments!
What you'll learn:
• How data encryption helps prevent data breaches
• How to address PCI compliance requirements in the cloud
• How to safeguard cardholder information that is stored in a variety of different databases and versions
• The HOSTING and Vormetric approach to securing data in motion and at rest
COMLINE has updated and improved its datacenter to the next generation, based on HP Cloud Service Automation and HP Operation Orchestration. COMLINE has built a secure and highly automated hybrid cloud architecture to deliver IT services to SMEs throughout Germany from an advanced data centre. Return on investment has been achieved in less than one year along with 80% company productivity gain.
Vistara service maps allow your IT operations teams to manage a service comprised of disparate resources as a logical entity. By visualizing service topology and understanding the relationships between resources and services, IT teams can proactively prevent business-impacting events and react to issues with better situational awareness.
Vistara Solution Architect, RK Kukunuri will demonstrate best practices to create service maps in Vistara, including the right planning methodology, setting up policies and for an application like Exchange, as well as a more complex composite cloud service.
KEPNER-TREGOE will talk about the role of Root Cause Analysis in the context of IT support functions, the pressures they face as well as the goals and needs for specific results when deploying different RCA and troubleshooting techniques. Furthermore, they will discuss the challenges of adopting new skills in high-pressure, complex, process-driven service environments and ways to overcome the gap between the theory of training and on-the-job proficiency via coaching and simulation.
Connecting assets to audiences with speed and scale requires a data integration solution that allows you to integrate in real time via APIs, do batch tasks such as data ingestion or synchronization and handle a variety of data sources -- from JSON to XML to EDI. With Mule 3.7, we introduced DataWeave, a simple, powerful way to query and transform all types of data.
We’ll be showcasing the power of DataWeave in the following scenarios:
- Highly performant mappings and transformations
- Simple one-to-one mappings
- Complex mappings (e.g. joins, filtering, partitioning)-
- Easy to write, easy to maintain, metadata aware mappings
John Martin, SVP & GM, Storage Delivery, Riverbed; David Giambruno, CIO, Tribune Company; Mike Rinken, IT Director, Mazzetti
Join our webcast for the unveiling of Riverbed SteelFusion™, the only branch converged infrastructure solution on the market. It’s an innovation like no other that will allow you to transform your branch IT architectures, economics and productivity.
“With SteelFusion™, branch data is delivered encrypted from the datacenter at local speed, no matter the distance or location, and enables the restore of operations in a matter of minutes versus days, maintaining high productivity for branch staff.”
- Searl Tate, Director of Engineering, Paul Hastings
In the webcast, Riverbed executives and customers will show how you can:
-Converge standalone servers and storage onto a single branch platform.
-Reduce branch complexity by moving data at the edge into the datacenter.
-Eliminate branch downtime, improve data security, and lower TCO.
“SteelFusion™ has simplified the support of our remote offices significantly strengthening the overall support we provide for the business.”
- Jerry Vigil, IT Director, Bill Barrett Corporation
Branch offices are critical to business, but the usual approach to branch IT leaves you at risk of downtime and thus impact to users and revenue. It's now possible to execute services in the branch delivered from the data center, to speed provisioning and recovery and ensure branch business continuity.
Join Riverbed Technology experts as they discuss real-world case studies of how businesses in industries that depend on remote offices have successfully transformed IT at the edge.
Eric Carter, Director, Product Marketing, Scott Ryan, Sr. Director of ESD Business Development
Join this webcast to learn how EMC and Riverbed deliver the on-ramp to the software defined data center and enable you to:
* Eliminate the pain and risk of branch office IT provisioning and management
* Take advantage of advanced EMC storage technologies to support branch operations
* Manage all your data easier than you ever thought possible
Learn how to instantly recovery branch office servers and data - Best practices from Taneja Group on remote office IT and how the Riverbed SteelFusion (formerly Granite) solution can consolidate your servers and data while delivering true local performance
Join this live webcast where we will announce new Whitewater cloud storage gateways, along with key partners that will change the economics of data protection. Find out how organizations can simultaneously streamline data protection, improve disaster recovery readiness, and reduce operational costs by up to 80%.
Speakers / agenda
All times listed below are EST
2:00 – 2:45pm Whitewater presentation – Jerome Noll
2:45 – 3:30pm Amazon Web Services overview - Joe Lyons
3:30 – 4:00pm Customer testimonials
4:00 – 4:45pm Avnet Cloud Backup for Enterprise overview – Scott Look and Dan Allaby
Webcast covering a new solution for enterprise data protection:
Streamlines IT, Creates a new low cost storage tier, improves DR without the costs of a recovery site, improves RPO and RTO and allows recovery from any location with an internet conection.
Join this webcast to learn how to improve disaster recovery readiness and reduce risk with the public cloud. Identify business requirements, choose the right DR architecture and leverage your existing backup application with cloud storage gateways to assure recovery should the unexpected occur.
This webcast will provide a demonstration of the Riverbed, Veeam and Windows Azure cloud backup solution. See how to configure the Riverbed Whitewater cloud storage gateway with Veeam Backup and Replication V6 to quickly and easily store backup data sets in the Windows Azure cloud.
Join this demonstration of Symantec Backup Exec, Amazon S3 cloud storage and Riverbed's Whitewater cloud storage gateway working together to modernize data protection. This webinar will highlight the setup and configuration of the system and show how fast and easy it is to store Backup Exec data in the Amazon S3 cloud.
Live webcasts for storage, virtualization and IT architects
This channel provides actionable information and best practices for cloud backup and archiving, and converged infrastructure solutions for branch offices. Topics covered are instant provisioning and recovery, DR strategies, streamlined management and security as well as how to speed performance for VDI deployments. This channel features experts from industry leading storage, software and public cloud vendors, in addition to users with experience of these solutions in production environments