Westcon Group VMware Leap Centre Demo Event

10/06/14 09:00 – 10/06/14 13:00 Westcon Group Academy

Location :Westcon Group Academy


Join us on the 10th of June for lunch to see the latest VMware products in action in a live demo environment. 

The Westcon Group LEAP (Learn, Experience, Architect and Plan) Centre is our
technology arena where we test and demonstrate new and existing products and
technologies. Through this centre we are able to provide hands-on training and
experience in a flexible lab environment allowing resellers and end-user
customers to bridge the gap between presentation and real-world demonstrations. Learn how you can use the LEAP Centre to your advantage and take your customer's IT to the next level with VMware!


9:00am  9:30am - Coffee & Registration

9:30am - Welcome

9:45am - VMware Overview - Grant Finer, VMware
This session will focus on how you can play a valuable part in the next stage
of the customer IT transformation journey - moving from components to provision
of IT as a Service.  Become knowledgeable on the delivery of the Software
Defined Datacenter and be centrally placed to take your customers to the next
level of IT.

9:45am - vSOM and VDP-A  -  Ivan Pecirov, Westcon Group
Ivan will deliver a short presentation on VSOM benefits over standalone Vsphere
deployment, followed by a brief demonstration of VCops integration into VSOM
within the LEAP Centre. Ivan will also touch on VDP-A and demo VDP-A also
hosted in the LEAP Centre.

10:55am - Coffee break

11:05am - VSAN and Horizon - Luke Peters, Westcon Group
Luke will deliver a brief presentation on VSAN which will then lead into a
discussion on the upcoming Horizon 6 release and how the combination of VSAN
with Horizon 6 delivers the best bang for buck when it comes to End User Computing.

11:45am -  Q&A & Closing

12:00 - 1:00pm - Lunch & Networking

We hope you can join us.