The VMworld 2013 conferences in San Francisco and Barcelona are fast approaching. We are pretty excited here at Nimble Storage about the connecting with our customers at the conference and demonstrations our great products and solutions including our SmartStack for VDI and recently launched InfoSight. The technical teams have been working on some great demos (most on that later). What we are particularly excited about are the number of customer sessions, including our own that have been submitted -- it's always great for IT to hear from IT at these conferences.
Here are the sessions that our customers, partners and the Nimble Storage have submitted for VMworld. Have a say on who is presenting at these conferences -- register at www.vmworld.com and vote for your favorite sessions (hopefully including the list below).
|Session ID||Session Title||Speaker(s)|
|5087||Designing in Flash in the data center (or How I learned to Love Flash)||Devin Hamilton (Nimble Storage)|
|5268||Technical deep dive: esx top tips and tricks to keep you on top of your vSphere environment||Mostafa Khalil (Vmware), Wen Yu|
|5431||Customer Panel: Customers and Service Provider's perspectives on DR strategy, tips and tricks for private and hybrid cloud environments||Bryan Bond (Siemens eMeter), Phill Lawson-Shanks (Virtacore), Jerry Yang (Foster Pepper), Ken Werneburg (VMware), Jeff Winter (City of Hot Springs/Garland County)|
|5467||Customer Panel: Best Practices for Scaling Infrastructure for Cloud environments||Phill Lawson-Shanks (Virtacore), Jerry Yang (Foster Pepper), Jay Hadley (Rancho Cordova), Sachin Chheda (Nimble Storage -- Moderator)|
|5592||Leveraging the power of the cloud to ensure a reliable enterprise-wide business continuity strategy||Dave Pritt, Saunderson House|
|5610||Virtualized Inception: Mobility Dream within a VDI Dream; Realized!||Robert Dixon (CU-Boulder), Alfred 'Al' Roberts (CU-Boulder)|
|5648||Customer Panel: Challenges of VDI deployments: Why Desktop Virtualization projects fail||Robert Dixon (CU-Boulder), Daniel Kwong (Sac City College), Muthu Somasundaram (Vmware), Mike McLaughlin (Nimble Storage -- Moderator)|
|5649||How to accelerate performance for virtualized workloads with flash memory without breaking the bank||Dave Pritt, Saunderson House|
|5657||Do You Really Need A dedicated VDI Storage Specialist?||Daniel Kwong (Sac City College), Mike McLaughlin (Nimble Storage)|
|5677||Establishing benchmarking standards for VDI workload testing||Mike McLaughlin (Nimble Storage)|
|5702||Best Practices for Making the Journey to the Cloud: A Service Providers Perspective||Phill Lawson-Shanks (Virtacore)|
|5704||Customer Panel: Getting the most out of Virtualization in State, Local Government and Education||Daniel Kwong (Sac City College), Jeff Winter (City of Hot Springs/Garland County), Jay Hadley (City of Rancho Cordova), Robert Dixon (CU-Boulder), Sean Roth (Nimble Storage -- moderator)|
|5780||Maximum Storage Density and Performance||Nicholas Schoonover (Nimble Storage), Jay Hadley (City of Rancho Cordova)|