Join Cisco at SAP SAPPHIRE NOW 2014 June 3 - 5, 2014, at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL. Event Dashboard. Date: June 3 - 5, 2014 Duration: Full Day. Location: Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL. Attendance: In Person. Fee: N/A.

Join Us at SAP SAPPHIRE NOW


Join Cisco at SAPPHIRE NOW in booth 230 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.

Just 5 years old, Cisco UCS has become the number 2 blade server worldwide. Cisco UCS is also becoming the defacto standard for many customers as the server platform of choice for their mission-critical applications such as SAP. Join us at SAPPHIRE NOW, where you can learn to simplify and accelerate SAP applications with Cisco UCS.

Experience firsthand how Cisco delivers a complete compute environment for SAP applications, including the SAP HANA® platform. Technology discussion forums will highlight:

  • Analytics with SAP HANA and SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud
  • Cloud solutions with FlexPod and Vblock
  • Simplicity with Cisco UCS Director and ITPA
  • Application Centric Infrastructure
  • Internet of Things
  • KAON interactive, hands-on demo unit

Hear the latest from our premier partners, including Virtustream, ProMorphics, WiPro and Cognilytics.

Exhibition Dates and Times

Tuesday, June 310:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 48:00 – 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 510:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Co-Sponsor of VCE, Cisco, and EMC in-booth Vblock Parties - Stop by for Pretzels and Beer!

  • Date: Tuesday, June 3 and Wednesday, June 4
  • Time: 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: VCE Booth 1120

Cisco Speaking Sessions


Hear firsthand how Cisco delivers a complete computing platform for SAP applications, including SAP HANA and the SAP Business Suite.

Gain New Customer Insights with Innovative

Date: Tuesday, June 3

Time: 10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.

Speakers: Dan Morales, VP of Enabling Services, eBay along with Rajiv Thomas, Cisco and Shivkumar Thiagarajan, Cognilytics

Location: Theater 5

Abstract:
Learn from technology leaders how to improve customer service. Join speakers from eBay Inc., Cisco Systems Inc., and Cognilytics Inc. as they share details, results, and advantages of using the SAP HANA database and the Cisco UCS platform. See how technology helps eBay gain the insights it needs to better serve its customers, now and in the future.


Johnsonville Sausage Explains Why it Chose SAP HANA and Cisco UCS

Date: Tuesday, June 3

Time: 12:30 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.

Speakers: Ron Gilson, Vice President & CIO, Johnsonville Sausage, LLC and Rick Speyer, Senior Marketing Manager, Business-Critical Applications, Cisco

Location: Theater 3

Abstract:
Johnsonville Sausage LLC recently implemented SAP HANA platform on the Cisco UCS platform. Hear how the company is using SAP HANA for streamlining data analysis to increase its advantages in a very competitive market. Find out why Johnsonville Sausage is using the Cisco UCS server for SAP HANA.


Seize Economic Opportunities from the Internet of Everything

Date: Tuesday, June 3

Time: 1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.

Speakers: Joseph Bradley, Director, Internet of Everything Practice, Cisco Consulting Services, Cisco

Location: Forum Theater B

Abstract:
Hear what the buzz on the Internet of Everything (IoE) is all about. Explore the research from Cisco Systems, Inc. revealing the IoE stands to create U.S.$19 trillion in global value over the next 10 years. Learn why connections among people, processes, data, and things will save organizations money, improve productivity, generate revenue, and create quantifiable outcomes.


TransCanada Pipeline gains strategic business advantages from SAP HANA and FlexPod Datacenter for SAP

Date: Wednesday, June 4

Time: 1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Speaker: Mark Lamb, Systems Architect, Technology Design and Deployment, TranCanada

Location: ASUG HUB Theater 1

Abstract:
Learn how TransCanada Pipeline leverages both FlexPod Datacenter for SAP and Cisco UCS with NetApp storage for SAP HANA to meet very tight SAP project deadlines, respond faster to ever-changing business conditions and requirements, and enable line of business and basis teams to be more strategic.


Streamline and Automate Process for Improved Service Quality

Date: Wednesday, June 4

Time: 1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.

Speaker: Eric Robertson, Manager, Cisco

Location: Theater TE305

Abstract:
Achieve the high standards for performance and uptime that are now a business necessity. Learn how you can standardize and automate processes with the SAP IT Process Automation application by Cisco. See how applying best practices to processes consistently across your IT landscape helps improve operational efficiency and system reliability.


Cisco and ProMorphics - Transforming Sales Using Big Data

Date: Wednesday, June 4

Time: 1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Speaker: Damon Smith, Business Operations Manager, Cisco; Srini Reddy Pagidyala, CEO, ProMorphics; and Lance Roberts, VP Sales, ProMorphics

Location: ASUG Hub Theater 1

Abstract:
Learn how Cisco, working with ProMorphics, is using Big Data and the power and scalability of SAP HANA on Cisco UCS to transform sales forecasting and streamline business processes. Learn firsthand, how this business innovation can provide senior sales executives with a holistic perspective of trends and changes in the business, enabling a top down approach to real-time decision making.


How an Oil and Gas Giant Created Private Clouds of SAP HANA with Cisco UCS SAP Theater Session

Date: Thursday, June 5

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:20 p.m.

Speaker: Dr. Michael Missbach, Head of Cisco SAP Competence Center, Cisco and Ricardo Trentin, Solutions Architect, Petrobras

Location: Theater 5

Abstract:
Learn how an oil and gas giant integrated Cisco UCS, EMC VMAX, and the SAP HANA platform for scalability, high availability, and disaster continuance capabilities by utilizing EMC SRDF and consistency groups. The integration takes full advantages of these products to distill value to the end customer.


Technology Discussion Areas


Visit Cisco Booth #230 to discuss the latest trends in:

  • Analytics with SAP HANA and HANA Enterprise Cloud
  • Cloud solutions with FlexPod and Vblock
  • Simplicity with Cisco UCS Director and ITPA
  • Application Centric Infrastructure
  • Internet of Things
  • KAON interactive, hands-on demo unit

Hear the latest from our premier partners, including Virtustream, ProMorphics, and Cognilytics.

In-Booth Theater presentations will include industry highlights from Cisco, Intel, NetApp, Optimal Solutions, Decision First, and many more.

Meet with Cisco Experts


Utilize the Internet of Everything with Cisco UCS. Cisco executives and subject matter experts will be available to meet one on one to discuss our products and solutions. To request a meeting with a Cisco subject matter expert at SAPPHIRE NOW, contact your account manager.

Event Location


SAPPHIRE NOW will take place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.


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Orange County Convention Center
9990 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
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