Thank you for attending Cisco Connect 2013! It was a real pleasure to meet you at our event in Kinepolis Imagibraine.
We hope you appreciated the day and did follow some interesting key- and breakout sessions.
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Intel® is Official Sponsor for Cisco Connect 2013
|09.00||Registration, Coffee, Cisco Connect Experience|
|10.00||Welcome to Cisco Connect 2013!||Pol Vanbiervliet, Managing Director Cisco Belux|
|10.05||Pieter Timmermans, CEO VBO-FEB|
|10.45||Peter Karlströmer, Vice President, Cisco North|
|11.30||Carlos Dominguez, Senior Vice President, Cisco|
|12.00||The Nexus of Forces||Andy Butler, Vice President and Distinguished Analyst, Gartner|
|12.20||Lunch and Cisco Connect Experience|
|13.20||Sheila B. Jordan, Senior Vice President, Communication and Collaboration IT, Cisco|
This decade we will create and extend computing technology to connect and deliver wonderful experiences and enrich the lives of every person on earth.
If the internet was a movie we’d still be in the opening credits – by pursuing Moore’s law we will surpass technical and economic boundaries which open doors to accessible pervasive computing.
|Henk van den Eeckhout, Team Director G500 Enterprise Theatre|
|14.00||Coffee break and Cisco Connect Experience|
|Borderless Networks Track|
This session will explain how the Cisco ASA Next-Generation Firewall Services address these needs by adding next-generation capabilities, including Application Visibility and Control (AVC) and Web Security Essentials (WSE), to the industry's most proven stateful inspection firewall.
|Ronny Guillaume, Systems Engineer, Cisco|
Every company is faced with a large increase in mobile devices driving new ways of working, and leading to a fundamental review of the “workspace”. Depending on your work environment, this review can lead to controlled approaches (Choose Your Own Device, Controlled Smartdevice deployments) or open approaches (Bring Your Own Device, …), Virtual Desktop Approaches of Mobile Device Management approaches, extending the office space towards flexible workspaces and homeworking. Cisco’s Unified Access delivers the architectural infrastructure upon which to enable the new workspace. Built upon One Network, One Policy and One Management, Cisco’s Unified Access can help IT drive this workspace transformation with security, agility, simplicity, scale and manageability. During this session, we will cover in more detail the latest evolutions in the One Network, One Policy and One Management building blocks.
|Sebastien Marchal, Systems Engineer, Cisco|
|16.00||Fabrizio Pappalardo, Business Development Manager, Cisco|
|Data Center Track|
Cisco Unified Fabric is one of the pillars of the Cisco Unified Data Center, which unifies computing, storage, networking, and management resources to simplify IT operations, reduce costs, and increase performance. Products in the Cisco Unified
Cisco's Cloupia Unified Infrastructure Controller (CUIC) unifies compute, storage, network and virtualization management into a single cohesive and complete cloud management system.
Open Network Environment (Cisco ONE) is a portfolio of Cisco technologies and open standards that brings programmatic control and application awareness to the network, combining the benefits of hardware and software across physical and virtual. You need your network and your applications to work together - and that's exactly what the Open Network Environment does for you.
Today, technology should enable Midsized Businesses to meet the needs of their employees and customers; in the future, it should allow these businesses to make simple but value-rich changes.
Explore Cisco end-to-end solutions in different environments and on a variety of devices. See how you can provide a flexible platform for Collaboration that can help your people forge new relationships with suppliers, partners and customers. Enable on-demand technical consultation and remote training, create new video-enabled business processes and ignite innovation, accelerate decision-making and speed time to market.
This breakout session will take a layer-by-layer approach in designing a Cisco collaboration network. Besides providing an insight on an integrated and consolidated call control design we will illustrate how conferencing capabilities can be enabled on an existing core network to allow for voice, video, and web collaboration for internal, business to business and even business to consumer interactions…
|Service Provider Track|
NGN network architectures are evolving from a strictly separated and layered paradigm, with dedicated appliances for specific network functions towards a more simplified network infrastructure thanks to advances in IP+Optical integration, and Network Function Virtualization. The latter being made possible with the advent of robust, powerful and highly resilient datacenter technology.
As per the Cisco's VNI report Mobile recently released data services are expected to have a substantial growth in the next coming years. Different wireless technologies both on licensed and on unlicensed spectrum are to targeted to deliver this growing demand. In this session we will provide an overview on what can be the role of the different technologies and how Cisco Mobile Architecture can provide a seamless user experience across the different wireless technologies as well as additional monetization alternatives for Service Providers.
|Platinum Sponsor Track|
With more than 2000 Clients, the Dimension Data Enterprise Class cloud services meet demands of the most demanding developers, IT managers, or global CIOs. We build superior solutions that take the complexity out of 'the cloud.' being secure, easy-to use, fast, and designed to run complex, high-performance applications at very competitive prices.The Gartner Magic Quadrant Cloud IaaS report recognizes the Dimension Data Managed Cloud Platform (MCP) as unique, "providing a single unified architecture across our public, private and hybrid cloud offerings" More info at http://eucloud.dimensiondata.com
Stephane Munster- Business Development Manager Data Center & Cloud Line of Business, Dimension Data
Cisco, NetApp and Microsoft are accelerating the deployment of private clouds built on FlexPod with a single management interface that integrates Microsoft System Center 2012, PowerShell Toolkits and NetApp OnCommand data management software. This reference implementation helps customers reduce infrastructure and application deployment time from days to hours while achieving greater utilization of physical and virtual resource pools
|Microsoft & NetApp|
|16.00||Prepare your organization for BYOD (Belgacom)
Allowing end-users the freedom to bring their choice of computing and communication devices at work is a huge challenge for organizations. IT administrators need to deliver a reliable and scalable enterprise network able to support users with their personal devices. They need to secure connectivity from anywhere within the network while maintaining control to ensure security and prevent data loss. But they also need to look into the policies and legal aspects of BYOD. How do you start a BYOD project? Discover the unique integration of an Advanced Network Access Control (Cisco Identity Service Engine) and a Mobile Device Management platform to ensure you an easy to build end-to-end solution for corporate and employee-owned devices.
|Jean-Luc DELVAUX, CISSP, CISM|
|16.45||Closing Networking Cocktail with Connect Experience|
|18.00||End of Day|
Intel® is Official Sponsor for Cisco Connect 2013
Coming from E411
Take direction Brussels-Waterloo via R0. Take exit 24 (Braine-l’Alleud / Parc de l’Alliance) and after 200 m turn right.
Coming from E19
Take direction Brussels – Mons. Take exit R0 Bruxelles-Est Waterloo. On the R0 take exit 24 (Braine-l’Alleud / Parc de l’Alliance) and after 200 m turn left.
Intel® (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world's computing devices. Additional information about Intel is available at newsroom.intel.com and blogs.intel.com.
Belgacom is a sustainable, innovative and customer centric service company operating in telecom, IT, and media. As a responsible company, Belgacom wants to be the preferred provider of intuitive end-to-end solutions combining fixed and mobile telecom, IT and media, thereby empowering its customers to master and enrich their professional and private lives in a sustainable way.
Founded in 1983, Dimension Data plc is an ICT services and solutions provider that uses its technology expertise, global service delivery capability, and entrepreneurial spirit to accelerate the business ambitions of its clients. Dimension Data is a member of the NTT Group. www.dimensiondata.com.
Microsoft & NetApp
Microsoft and NetApp are partnering together with Cisco in the FlexPod solution.
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.
NetApp creates innovative products—storage systems and software that help customers around the world store, manage, protect, and retain one of their most precious corporate assets: their data. We are recognized throughout the industry for continually pushing the limits of today’s technology so that our customers never have to choose between saving money and acquiring the capabilities they need to be successful.
In the Benelux, BT is the leading communication partner for multinationals, government agencies, and large demanding local enterprises – for whom we focus on network and IT-driven solutions. These solutions enable you to take giant steps forward in market impact and service provision. These solutions improve your operational management or the streamlining of your internal or external communications.
Citrix transforms how businesses and IT work and people collaborate in the cloud era. With market-leading cloud, collaboration, networking and virtualization technologies, Citrix powers mobile workstyles and cloud services, making complex enterprise IT simpler and more accessible for 260,000 organizations. Citrix products touch 75 percent of Internet users each day and it partners with more than 10,000 companies in 100 countries.
EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset – information – in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way. Additional information about EMC can be found at http://belgium.emc.com.
Fast Lane offers IT training courses in the area of networking, storage and virtualization. Our training portfolio includes Cisco, NetApp and VMware courses, and multivendor courses in which technologies of these vendors are being combined. Our courses are authorized and practice-based. Always delivered by certified instructors who combine training with live projects and who use this experience to enhance the theory during the course. We are convinced that theory and practice should be seamlessly linked.
Together with you we would like to think about the most flexible training plan that addresses your specific training needs. Whether it concerns classroom based training, video training, classes in our public schedule or customized classes at your location: we can conduct every type of training.Would you like to know more? We'd be more than happy to help. Feel free to call us on 02 609 0093 or visit our website www.flane.be. We are looking forward to welcoming you in our training center in Brussels!
The Getronics family is an ICT Services group consisting of the Getronics and Connectis brands and is owned by the AURELIUS Group, a holding company headquartered in Munich, Germany. With an extensive history that extends over 125 years, the Getronics family has approximately 5,000 employees in 13 countries across Europe, Asia Pacific & Latin America, and has a complete portfolio of integrated ICT services for the large enterprise and public sector markets. This includes Workspace, Applications, Communication, Data Centre, Cloud, Consulting, Product and Managed Services.
Global Knowledge is the worldwide leader in IT and business skills training. We deliver via training centers, private facilities, and the Internet, enabling our customers to choose when, where, and how they want to receive training programs and learning services.
With a direct sales and service presence in 15 countries and serving more than 60,000 customers including many of the world’s foremost international businesses, NextiraOne is Europe’s leading expert in communications services.
We design, install, maintain and support sustainable solutions to meet all of your communications needs – from Contact Centre solutions to Unified Communications, Data Centres and Managed Services, delivering mobile, secure and sustainable infrastructures for voice, data and video communications.We provide end-to-end communications solutions working with the world’s leading technology companies to deliver maximum business benefits to our customers.
Panduit is a world-class developer and provider of leading-edge solutions that help customers optimize the physical infrastructure through simplification, agility and operational efficiency. Panduit's Unified Physical Infrastructure (UPI) based solutions give enterprises the capabilities to connect, manage and automate communications, computing, power, control and security systems for a smarter, unified business foundation. Strong relationships with technology leaders complemented with its global staff and unmatched service and support, make Panduit a valuable and trusted partner.
Plantronics is a global leader in audio communications for businesses and consumers. We have pioneered new trends in audio technology for 50 years, creating innovative products that allow people to simply communicate. From Unified Communication solutions to Bluetooth headsets, we deliver uncompromising quality, an ideal experience, and extraordinary service. Plantronics is used by every company in the Fortune 100, as well as 911 dispatch, air traffic control and the New York Stock Exchange.
Win is an IP technology expert which equips your company or organisation with an integrated communication system comprising very high speed Internet, a private network of highly secure data, a smart economic phone system and any other current solutions or products which are necessary for your business, with a level of optimal services.Win offers its ICT competences to businesses, public organisations, health care and educational sectors. Win is the ICT pole of the Tecteo Group, and is in charge of all professional sector activities.
Cofely Quentris proposes innovative solutions and services based on the convergence of voice, data and image networks. This concerns activities such as data cabling, fixed or wireless networks, network security and applications as IP Telephony, Unified Communications, Contact Centers, CTI solutions and integration with ERP and CRM solutions. As independent partner Cofely Quentris is the ICT alternative for the private and public sector both national and international.
Jabra is a global producer of innovative headset and speakerphone solutions. We employ around 875 people and we have sales offices all over the globe. We enable effortless communication for mobile users, office-based and contact center employees in all parts of the world. Our brand, Jabra, is about empowering our customers. We recognize the tremendous potential inherent in technology. It can set us free and empower us to accomplish amazing things, on our own terms. Jabra’s products harness this technology and enable their users to work, live and play on their own terms. Always connected, always on and always ahead of the game.
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