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Cisco at VMworld 2011 Copenhagen

Cisco at VMworld 2011

Join Cisco at VMworld 2011 Copenhagen

October 18th - October 20th, 2011 at Bella Center, Copenhagen.

Go Within, Between, and Beyond the Clouds with Cisco at VMworld 2011 Copenhagen.

Where does desktop virtualization intersect with cloud computing?
As organizations expand their virtualization deployments to application and desktop virtualization, they will find themselves on the road to cloud computing.

Visit us at booth #95 to see demonstrations and meet with Cisco experts.

Don't miss out as Cisco is an official VMworld Hall Crawl sponsor. Join us on the show floor from 4-6 pm on Wednesday 19th October.

Attend Cisco speaking sessions where you will learn how to take your cloud plans to the next level.

Want to meet with Cisco Subject Matter Experts?

To request a meeting with a Cisco subject matter expert, contact your account manager today.

Not Registered yet?
Take advantage of the Early Bird rate available via the Cisco sponsorship for registrations before 7th Oct.

Please visit: VMworld registration

We look forward to seeing you in Copenhagen.

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Speaking Sessions

Cisco will host the following sessions at VMworld Copenhagen 2011

Cisco VXI: Optimized infrastructure for Scaling VMware View Desktops With Confidence
Session ID: SPO3989
Room H-M4
Tuesday, 18 October 12:00
Desktop virtualization is rising to the top of the "must do" list for more and more companies because of its expected benefits to IT and end users. However, many organizations wrestle with the challenges of ensuring they have the right infrastructure to address the unique demands that desktop workloads place upon an enterprise data center. This session will discuss how Cisco's Virtualization Experience Infrastructure (VXI) delivers a desktop virtualization solution that can help address the demands of IT, business owners, and end-users. Attend this session to learn how the Virtualization Experience Infrastructure (VXI) enabled by Cisco and VMWare, provides an integrated solution inclusive of collaboration-capable client devices, network, security, computing and storage.

Stacey Goldsmith, Business Development Manager, Sales, Cisco
Tony Paikeday, Marketing Manager, Data Center Virtualization Solutions Marketing, Cisco

What you will learn

  • Virtual desktop workloads place unique demands on enterprise data centers. Successful desktop virtualization requires the right infrastructure to scale with confidence
  • Cisco and VMware are transforming traditional desktops to deliver virtualized collaborative workspaces built on an infrastructure that scales without sacrificing performance, security, manageability or user experience
  • Cisco Validated Designs enable organizations to deploy the right infrastructure that delivers predictable performance and scalability

Real World Benefits from Cisco Nexus 1000V Deployments
Session ID: SPO2511
Room H-M5
Wednesday, 19 October 16:30
Hear from customers who achieved improved application delivery in their production VM environment by leveraging the intelligent virtual network infrastructure delivered by the Cisco Nexus1000V. Key technologies like Quality of Service, Private VLANs, Access Control Lists and the Cisco Security Toolkit allow the confident insertion of secure and well maintained Tier 1 applications into the virtual environment. This session will showcase some of Cisco's largest deployments across multiple industries to include healthcare, government, service provider and retail.

Moderator: Clint Greenwood, Marketing Manager, Data Center Virtualization, Cisco

Cisco Customer Panelists:
Fastweb – Luca Salati, Network Engineer
Loughborough University – Matthew Cook, Network & Security Manager

What you will learn

  • Understand some of the key challenges faced by the customer panel
  • Understand how each customer was able to use the Nexus 1000V and related technologies address their challenges
  • Understand how the Nexus 1000V and related technologies may be helpful in your own environment

VMworld and Cisco Panel Sessions:

The End-User Computing Revolution Starts Now with VMware View
Session ID: SUP1020
Auditorium 15
Bart Pustjens, ING
Brian DalBello, Cisco
Bryan Clark, KPMG
Chris Young, VMware
Phil Montgomery, VMware

VMware View with Rich Unified Communications and Cisco VXI
Session ID: EUC1572
Room 20
Speakers: Tom Guerrette, Cisco
Tony Huynh, VMware
Moderator: Warren Ponder, VMware

Solutions Exchange Theater Presentations:

CITEIS – A Cisco on Cisco Private Cloud Case Study
Wednesday, 19 October 12:30
Speaker: Henry Manners, Cisco

Enabling VDI-VXI with Cisco Services
Wednesday, 19 October 17:10
Speaker: Peter Charpentier, Cisco

Demo Theatre Presentations

Cisco will host the following sessions at the Vmworld 2011Solutions Exchange Theatre located on the Solutions Exchange show floor.

CITEIS – A Cisco on Cisco Private Cloud Case Study
Wednesday, 19 October 12:30 – 13:00
Speaker: Henry Manners, Area Sales Manager – EMEA, Cisco

Enabling VDI-VXI with Cisco Services
Wednesday, 19 October 17:10 – 17:40
Speaker: Peter Charpentier, Solution Architect, Cisco

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Experience Hands-On Demonstrations

Experience firsthand how Cisco and VMware joint solutions are enabling the cloud journey at Cisco stand #95.

See live demonstrations on:

  • Cisco Intelligent Automation for Cloud
  • Cisco Nexus 1000v with vCloud Director
  • Cisco Nexus 1000V and Security Solutions
  • Cisco Unified Computing System and Service Profiles
  • Virtualized Workload Mobility
  • Cisco Virtual Experience Infrastructure and Virtual Desktop with VMware View
  • VM FEX on Unified Computing System and VM FEX on Nexus 5500

Meet with Cisco Experts

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 VMworld, contact your account manager or send an email to our Cisco Meetings team.

Cisco and VMware Partnership

Cisco and VMware Desktop Virtualization

Learn about Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solution with VMware View 4.5. (Video - 2:41 min)

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Cisco and VMware Desktop Virtualization
Learn about Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solution
with VMware View 4.5. (Video - 2:41 min)

Realize the Full Power of Virtualization

Cisco and VMware have joined forces to help you take advantage of the full power of data center virtualization to significantly improve data center and software utilization, boost infrastructure agility, and simplify operations.

The two partners share a common vision: to accelerate virtualization in the data center through powerful technology platforms specifically designed for virtualization.

Cisco and VMware deliver tightly integrated solutions that provide you with superior performance, responsiveness, agility, security, manageability, and cost savings.

The combined offerings include breakthrough products, certified applications, joint services, and support offerings, along with a growing range of virtualized solutions created with partners.

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