Cisco Events

EMC World 2010

EMC World 2010 banner graphic

Cisco and EMC are promoting breakthrough innovation, performance, and business results, helping companies transform to a virtualized data center. Learn more about leading Cisco and EMC solutions by visiting our breakout sessions, booth demonstrations, and theater presentations at EMC World 2010, May 10–13 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, MA.

As an EMC World 2010 elite sponsor, Cisco will participate in a variety of onsite activities, including:

  • Cisco booth 600: Learn how to reduce expenses, increase agility, and improve remote file management and backup through booth demonstrations and live theater presentations.
  • Cisco speaking sessions:
    • Implementing Cisco Data Center 3.0: Cisco IT and Moses Cone Health System
    • Workload Mobility Across Data Centers with Innovations from VMware, Cisco, and EMC
    • Multiprotocol EMC Storage Networks: Optimized, Flexible, and Responsive
  • Onsite meetings: Meet onsite with Cisco data center executives to discuss new data center and storage products in more detail, as well as roadmaps and Cisco and EMC solutions most suited for your organization.
  • To request an onsite meeting now, please send an email to: and include the name of your Cisco account manager.

Monday, May 10, 8–9:00 a.m.

Session Title: Multiprotocol EMC Storage Networks: Optimized, Flexible, and Responsive, Bob Nusbaum, Product Line Manager, Cisco

Your data center infrastructure must evolve rapidly to improve resiliency, increase business responsiveness, and keep up with the growing demands of new applications while reducing overall power consumption. Today's virtualized environments must support a wide variety of services and protocols. Multiprotocol EMC storage networks reduce business risk by providing flexibility and options.

Tuesday, May 11, 3:30–4:30 p.m.

Session Title: Workload Mobility Across Data Centers with innovations from VMware, Cisco, and EMC

Speaker: Yousuf Hasan, Manager, Technical Marketing, Cisco

This session focuses on the latest innovations from VMware, Cisco, and EMC to enable workload mobility among data centers for data center migration, disaster recovery, and business continuity purposes. You will understand the latest innovations in the areas of LAN extensions, routing optimization, WAN optimization and storage extensions, and VMware VMotion enhancements.

Wednesday, May 12, 3:30–4:30 p.m.

Session Title: Implementing Cisco Data Center 3.0: Cisco IT and Moses Cone Health System

Speakers: Sidney Morgan, Data Center Architect, Cisco IT and Michael Heil, Manager of Technology Infrastructure, Moses Cone Health System

Join Cisco IT and Moses Cone Health System as they describe how they used Cisco Data Center solutions to deliver a more flexible and dynamic infrastructure to meet challenging business demands. Learn about Cisco's strategy for delivering new cloud services on demand and reduced time to operationalize resources while reducing both capital and operating costs. Moses Cone will share how they reduced implementation time from 2 days to 1 hour for a new VMware ESX host and had 8 Cisco UCS servers installed in 30 minutes.

Visit Cisco Booth 600

Exhibit Dates and Times
Exhibition: Monday, May 10–Wednesday, May 12, 2010
Exhibition Hours:
Monday, May 10, 2010

Monday, May 10, 2010: Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall
10:30 am – 2:00 pm

5:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Tuesday, May 11, 201010:30 am – 2:00 pm
Wednesday, May 12, 201010:30 am – 3:00 pm

Visit Cisco booth 600, where we will be featuring our Data Center 3.0 solutions in a series of live demonstrations and theater presentations.

Planned solution demonstrations:

  • Unified Fabric
    Discover how unified fabric can accelerate virtualization, simplify your data center infrastructure, and reduce total cost of ownership.
  • Multiprotocol Storage Networking
    Discover how Cisco Multiprotocol Storage Networking solutions and services unify the data storage/data center infrastructure and simplify data center operations.
  • Data Center Interconnect
    Discover how Cisco Data Center Interconnect delivers cloud-to-cloud connectivity that enables live workload migration between data centers to improve flexibility, efficiency, and resilience.
  • Cisco Unified Computing System
    Discover how the Cisco Unified Computing System integrates compute, networking, and virtualization; improves operational efficiency; and reduces the time to deploy new applications.
  • Vblock
    Discover how vblock infrastructure packages enable you to quickly deploy a virtualized infrastructure using best-in-class technologies from Cisco, EMC, and VMware to accelerate and simplify their journey to a private cloud.
  • Data Center 3.0
    Discover the power of the architectural approach in delivering data center services. Learn how technologies such as virtualization are promoting a cohesive approach to data center design, while providing important total cost of ownership and operational efficiencies

Theater presentation topics:

  • Vblock Design and Implementation: Accelerating Your Time to Private Cloud Services
  • Virtualized Computing Environment Update: A Perspective on Vblocks
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Mailbox Role Performance Scalability on Cisco Unified Computing Systems B200 and B250 Blade Servers
  • Workload Mobility Across Data Centers with innovations from VMware, Cisco, and EMC
  • Cisco’s Storage Network Strategy
  • FC or FCoE: That Is Not the Question
  • Connectrix MDS 9148: Good Things in a New, Small Package
  • UCS and EMC Joint Solutions
  • The Virtualized Data Center Architecture
  • Implementing Cisco Data Center 3.0: Cisco IT and Moses Cone Health System
  • The Time Is Now for FCoE: Server Access Layer
  • Cisco UCS Solving Business Challenges: Moses Cone Health System
  • Virtualized Computing Environment: Accelerating the Journey to the Private Cloud

Cisco data center executives and subject matter experts will be available to meet one on one with customer experts to discuss new data center and storage products in more detail.

To request a meeting at EMC World with a Cisco data center subject matter expert, send an email to

We look forward to seeing you at EMC World 2010.

CiscoDC Twitter Handle

Facebook: Join Cisco Data Center Networking Fans

YouTube Check out the Data Center YouTube channel Channel

Interact: Cisco Data Center Blog

Upcoming Related Events

Cisco Live!
June 27-July 1, 2010
Las Vegas, NV
Register Now

Cisco Network Workshop

Watch the Selling the Collaboration Story 102: Enterprise replay hosted by TechWise.
View Now

Cisco Video Lounge

Cisco Preferred Access

Start earning rewards today!
Register Now