Dell Roadshow - Troy, MI
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EDT)
We're bringing the show to you. And Dell is coming with us.
YOU ARE INVITED. We’re packing up two racks full of Dell gear and we’re coming to you for an exclusive Dell event. Come join us as we showcase the entire Dell product portfolio, and listen to our experts highlight the advantages of Dell storage for both the SMB and enterprise, introduce Force10, discuss VMware integration, and demystify blade infrastructure.
From the home office in Grand Rapids,
Five reasons you need to attend the Dell Roadshow:
- From SMB to enterprise, see how Dell’s “Fluid Data architecture” is simplifying the top storage challenges facing every organization.
- Make the leap to blades - dsebunking the complexity of your blade I/O options.
- You’re running VMware. Good! Now leverage it - a strategic look at what’s new with SRM, vCenter Ops, and VMware View.
- Be among the first to see and test drive Dell’s new products in our hands-on product sessions.
- Free lunch, happy hour, and a chance to win a Dell laptop. Need we say more?
|Section One||Section Two|
|9:30 - 10:00||Event Registration|
|10:00 - 10:30||General Session / Logistics|
|10:30 - 11:15||SMB Storage Overview
What are the storage challenges that small to medium businessed face? Find out how EqualLogic and PowerVault address those challenges.
|Enterprise Storage Overview
What are the storage challenges that enterprises face? Find out how EqualLogic and Compellent address those challenges.
|11:15 - 12:00||SMB Storage Demo
Hands on PowerVault and EqualLogic demonstrations using Great Lakes' Jump Start DataCenter for the SMB.
|Enterprise Storage Demo
Hands on EqualLogic and Compellent demonstrations using Great Lakes' Jump Start DataCenter for the Enterprise.
|12:00 - 1:00||Catered Lunch
Engineers will be available in the "SMB" and "Enterprise" rooms for intimate product demonstrations and white board/technical discussions.
|1:00 - 2:00||Leveraging VMware
Fully leveraging VMware: A strategic look at what is new with vCenter Ops, SRM & View.
|May the Force10 Be With You
Dell's Force10/PowerConnect integration. What is Dell's strategy for the network?
|2:00 - 3:00||Deduplication & Backup Strategies
Dell’s new DR4000 Storage Platform puts deduplication technology within reach of the SMB. Learn how AppAssure is extending data retention periods.
|Debunking the Complexity of Blades
Making the leap to blades. Debunking the "complexity" of your blade infrastructure options.
|3:00 - 4:00||Dell Product Update
PowerEdge - What's new with Dell's launch of the 12th generation servers?
Dell Storage - Get up to speed on the latest announcements for Dell Compellent, EqualLogic, PowerVault, and DX.
DPACK - Learn how to run and interpret Dell's assessment tool.
|4:00 - 5:00||Reception & Happy Hour
Mingle among colleagues, peers, Dell product specialists, engineers, Great Lakes and Dell executives during our complimentary happy hour and hors d'eavres.