Interop Las Vegas 2015

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  • Date: Monday, April 27 – 
    Friday, May 1
  • Location: Mandalay Bay CC
    Las Vegas, NV
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Attendance: In Person
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Overview

Join Cisco at Interop Las Vegas 2015

Wim Elfrink

Cisco Keynote

Hear from Wim Elfrink, Cisco Executive Vice President, Industry Solutions & Chief Globalisation Officer.

Thursday, April 30 at 8:30 a.m. (Pacific Time)

Through our various speaking sessions and booth presence, Cisco will demonstrate how the digital era is creating unprecedented opportunities for organizations and the solutions we have to help customers transform and power their digital business with Fast IT. We will showcase solutions that will enable our customers to optimize mobility, improve collaboration, increase business agility and innovation, and enhance network security.

InteropNet SDN Lab

Join Cisco in the InteropNet SDN Lab

InteropNet will create a lab on the Expo Floor to test Software-Defined Networking (SDN) systems and applications including open source software and vendor hardware and software.

Stop by the SDN lab at the back left corner of the hall, booth 875, to interact in the lab environment and learn more about Cisco SDN solutions.

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Mobility Luncheon

Mobility Luncheon

Join us for lunch and hear from Cisco customers as we discuss and demonstrate how you can evolve your network to meet growing business demands.

Date: Wednesday, April 29
Time: 12:45 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Jasmine Ballroom, Mandalay Bay Convention Center

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Speaking Sessions

Cloud Connect Keynote

Title: "Get Out of My Way": What Developers Really Want
Date: Wednesday, April 29
Time: 2:15 – 2:30 p.m.
Location: Lagoon E
Cisco Speaker:
Scott Sanchez, Director, Cloud Strategy
Niki Acosta, Cloud Evangelist

 

Cisco Keynote

Date: Thursday, April 30
Time: 8:30 – 8:52 a.m.
Cisco Speaker: Wim Elfrink, Cisco Executive Vice President, Industry Solutions & Chief Globalisation Officer

Workshops

SDN & Network Virtualization Workshop

Title: Software-Defined Networking and Network Virtualization
Date: Monday, April 27
Workshop Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: Lagoon B
Panel Time: 1 – 1:45 p.m.
Panel Title: What Will SDN Be When It Grows Up? Effective Integration of All That SDN Promises
Cisco Speaker: Frank D'Agostino , Sr. Director, Technical Marketing
Instructors:
Eric Hanselman, Chief Analyst, 451 Research;
Ivan Peplnjak, Network Architect, ipSpace.net AG

 

Mobility Workshop

Title: The Mobile-Friendly Enterprise: From Apps to BYOD
Date: Monday, April 27
Workshop Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: Breakers J
Panel Time: 3:30 – 4:15 p.m.
Panel Title: What We Really Mean When We Talk About BYOD
Cisco Speaker: Sanjay Raja, Director, Product and Solution Marketing, Secure Access and Mobility, Cisco Security Business Group
Instructors:
Michele Chubirka, Senior Security Architect, Postmodern Security;
Ravi Singh, Vice President of Mobile Engineering, MarkITx

 

Designing Infrastructure for Private Clouds

Title: Designing Infrastructure for Private Clouds
Date: Tuesday, April 28
Workshop Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: Lagoon B
Panel Time: 10:45 – 11:20 a.m.
Panel Title: From Private Cloud to Hybrid Cloud
Cisco Speaker: Saravan Rajendran, Vice President and General Manager, Cloud Networking and Services Group
Other Speaker: Paul Savill, Senior Vice President, Global Core Product Management, Level 3 Communications
Moderator: Ivan Pepelnjak, Network Architect, ipSpace.net AG

 

Security Incident Management Workshop

Title: Integrating Risk and Security into Your Organization's DNA
Date: Tuesday, April 28
Workshop Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: Lagoon L
Plenary Session: 1 – 1:20 p.m.
Plenary Title: TBD
Cisco Speaker: Bill McGee, Sr. Manager, Security Solutions
Instructor: John Pironti, President, IP Architects, LLC


Vendor Technical Sessions - Open to all attendees

How to Get Your Network Ready for the Mobile and Cloud Era

Date: Tuesday, April 28
Time: 2:30 – 3:15 p.m.
Location: Mandalay Bay L
Cisco Speaker: Prashanth Shenoy, Sr. Director Enterprise Mobility Solutions Marketing

 

How Campus / Branch SDN Will Transform Enterprise Networks As We Know It

Date: Tuesday, April 28
Time: 3:30 – 4:15 p.m.
Location: Mandalay Bay L
Cisco Speaker: Ronnie Ray, Sr. Director of Product Management

 

Your Business. Your Choice. Your Cloud.

Date: Wednesday, April 29
Time: 11:00 – 11:45 a.m.
Location: Mandalay Bay L
Cisco Speaker: Saravan Rajendran, Vice President and General Manager, Cloud Networking and Services Group

 

Introduction to Software Defined WAN: Aligning WAN Infrastructure, Services, and Management for Better Business Outcomes

Date: Wednesday, April 29
Time: 3:00 – 3:45 p.m.
Location: Mandalay Bay L
Cisco Speakers:
Chandro Prasad, Director Platform Routing Pedro Leonardo, Product Manager, Network Transformation Enterprise Management and Controller

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Cloud Summit

Cloud Connect Summit

Cloud Connect Keynote

"Get Out of My Way": What Developers Really Want

Date: Wednesday, April 29
Time: 2:15 – 2:30 p.m.
Location: Lagoon E
Cisco Speaker:
Scott Sanchez, Director, Cloud Strategy
Niki Acosta, Cloud Evangelist

 

Cloud Connect Workshop Panel

Designing Infrastructure for Private Clouds

Date: Tuesday, April 28
Panel Time: 10:45 – 11:20 a.m.
Panel Title: From Private Cloud to Hybrid Cloud
Panel Abstract:
Even as companies build out their own private clouds, they may also want to take advantage of the opportunities and advantages of public cloud services. This panel will look at design considerations for connecting premises systems with IaaS or PaaS environments, including application requirements, network connectivity, workload migration, and management and monitoring across private and public environments. The panel will also discuss use cases for hybrid clouds, such as bursting and disaster recovery.
Cisco Speaker: Saravan Rajendran, Vice President and General Manager, Cloud Networking and Services Group
Other Speaker: Paul Savill, Senior Vice President, Global Core Product Management, Level 3 Communications
Moderator: Ivan Pepelnjak, Network Architect, ipSpace.net AG

 

Vendor Technical Session

Your Business. Your Choice. Your Cloud.

Date: Wednesday, April 29
Time: 11:00 – 11:45 a.m.
Location: Mandalay Bay L
Cisco Speaker: Saravan Rajendran, Vice President and General Manager, Cloud Networking and Services Group

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VIP Booth Tours

Schedule Your VIP Booth Tour: Cisco Booth 1327

Tour Dates and Times (every 30 minutes)

Tuesday, April 282:00 – 7 p.m.
Wednesday, April 2910:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday, April 3010:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Of course you will see amazing new technology at Interop. But did you know you could also see some amazing business results from those innovations? We can show you how to:

  • Increase sales with intelligent mobile apps that engage customers
  • Dramatically reduce transport costs by running your apps on a more intelligent network
  • Improve customer experiences by delivering easy, secure, scalable mobility access
  • Improve security and compliance with one identity-based control policy across wired, wireless and VPN connections

Learn how organizations like yours have achieved these results during our Cisco VIP Booth Tour. This personalized 30 minute tour, based on your business priorities, will help connect the dot between your objectives and our solutions.

To register for your VIP booth tour, contact your account manager. If you don't know who your account manager is, click here to request your tour.

 

Demonstrations

See the list of demonstrations in the Cisco booth 1327 here.See the list of demonstrations in the Cisco booth 1327 here.

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Meet with Cisco

Meet with Cisco

Schedule meetings with Cisco executives and subject matter experts. Contact your account manager or email us to schedule a meeting.

Meeting Date and Time

Tuesday, April 282:00 – 7 p.m. (with last meeting to start at 6:30 p.m.)
Wednesday, April 2910:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. (with last meeting to start at 4:30 p.m.)
Thursday, April 3010:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. (with last meeting to start at 2:30 p.m.)

Available topics:

  • Mobility
  • IWAN
  • Unified Access
  • Switching
  • Collaboration
  • Data Center
  • Security
  • Cloud
  • SDN
  • Other
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Booth Activities

Play the Game: Network Innovation Masters

Try your chance at Network Innovation Masters. Compete and learn with your peers as you are asked questions about Cisco solutions. Games will be played after each theater presentation. So pay close attention. There will be prizes for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. Several games will be played throughout each day.

 

Theater Presentations

Stop by the theater in the Cisco booth to hear from Cisco subject matter experts and partners as they present on the latest solutions available. After the presentation, volunteer to be a contestant in the Network Innovation Masters game where you can win some great prizes.

 

Demonstrations

** If you are a midsize business or a midmarket organization, the demonstrations marked with asterisks (**) are applicable to you. Talk with the demo representative to learn how these Cisco solutions can help your midsize business thrive. Learn more by visiting Cisco Midsize Business Solutions.

Campus and Access

  • Next Generation Workspace Experiences**
  • Wired and Wireless Convergence**
  • NBASE-T Technology for 802.11ac Wave2**
  • Enterprise Network Security**

Cloud

  • Deploy, Operate, and Manage Private Cloud
  • Agility, Speed, and Scalability
  • Secure and Flexible Hybrid Clouds**
  • Extend Your Data Center with Hybrid Cloud**

Collaboration

  • Workplace Transformation**

Data Center

  • Cisco Nexus Switching Programmability**
  • Cisco Nexus Data Broker**
  • Cisco UCS Big Data and Cloud Solutions**

Intelligent WAN

  • Optimize and Secure**
  • Application Experience**
  • Converged Branch Architecture**
  • Simplified Lifecycle Management
  • Zero Touch Deployment**
  • Automated Network Inventory and Analysis

Mobility

  • Wi-Fi Location-Based Services**
  • Hyperlocation Solution**
  • Enterprise Mobility Services Platform**
  • Cisco Meraki: Cloud-Managed Networking**

SDN

  • Cloud Orchestration with ACI
  • APIC-EM for Production Networks
  • Secure Data Center Applications with ACI**
  • Scalable VXLAN Multi-Tenant Fabric

Security

  • Securing Today's Data Centers**
  • Cyber Threat Defense**
  • Cloud Web Security**
  • Network Access Control and Segmentation**

Product Displays

  • Cisco ISR 4431**
  • Cisco ISR 4451**
  • Cisco ISR 4331**
  • Cisco Catalyst 4503-E with Sup8-E**
  • Cisco UCS Mini**
  • Cisco Nexus 9516 Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7700 2-Slot Switch**
  • Cisco Nexus 9508 Switch