The next Wisconsin VMware User Group Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 4th.
Our sponsors are Trend Micro and NetApp.
- 8:30 Registration: Refreshments provided by our meeting sponsors Trend Micro and NetApp
- 9:00 Welcome
- 9:05 NetApp presents Virtual Server Deployment, Backup, and Disaster Recovery with VMware and NetApp by Mike O’Rourke, Consulting Systems Engineer
- During the discussion topics include unified architecture, data deduplication, backup and recovery, integration with VMware and a short demo of NetApp features.
- 10:00 Break
- 10:20 Trend Micro presents Server & Application Protection For Dynamic Datacenters by Bob Lewinski,SME – Virtualization Security
- Challenges of the Dynamic Datacenter & Virtualization Impact on Compliance. Advanced protection for VirtualizedMission critical servers against known and zero-day attacks.
- 11:15 Wrap-up: Q&A, announcements, drawings.
- 12:00 Lunch: Our meeting sponsors NetApp and Trend Micro provide us with lunch. This is a great opportunity for further networking with your fellow VMware users as well as today’s presenters.
DirectionsBest Western Bridgewood Resort Hotel 1000 Cameron Way,
Neenah, Wisconsin, 54956-9807
Phone: 920/720-8000 Map:http://bit.ly/dvP3XV
Here are some of the items I have received from some of our vendor and community supporters:
- Cisco has provided me another copy of Project California: a Data Center Virtualization Server. This book is about the development of their UCS (Unified Computing System) product.
- TrainSignal: David Davis provided 2 copies of his new VMware vSphere Pro Series Vol. 1 (View, ThinApp, Nexus 1000v & PowerCLI) Training set as well as 2 copies of his VMware vSphere Training DVD’s
- Mike Laverick sent a copy of his VMware vSphere 4 Implementation book.
- Veeam: Matt Forsberg (new Enterprise Accts Rep, Midwest) sent me some of Jason Boche’s vCalendars.
- Jase McCarty sent me a copy of the VMware vSphere 4 Administration Instant Reference that he co-authored with Scott Lowe & Matthew Johnson.
- Kurt Kobylecky from Vizioncore is sending me some vSphere 4.0 Quick Start Guides (co-authored by Thomas Bryant from Vizioncore)
- I just signed the WI-VMUG up with the O’Reilly User Groups program and as a start they gave me some eBooks (winner’s choice, I think) to give away.
- I am expecting the usual box of VMware VMUG swag to arrive in time for the meeting.