Cisco’s Data Center and Cloud Team at Gartner IT Summit this Week

Will you be at the Gartner IT Infrastructure Operations and Management Summit in Orlando this week?  The Cisco data center and cloud team is.

We’ll be featuring our Unified Data Center and Unified Management solutions, including UCS and Intelligent Automation for Cloud.  And our experts will be on hand to discuss key topics including data center virtualization, desktop virtualization, and private cloud.

Even if you won’t be at the event, you can get a preview by watching this 20 minute video webcast on how to get started with a private cloud. Register and view the webcast here.

And if you are going to the Gartner summit this week, here are some Cisco activities that you won’t want to miss:

This exclusive roundtable session begins with a Gartner analyst overview of fabric-based computing – followed by a panel of Cisco customers sharing their perspectives on the journey to IT-as-a-Service.

When: Monday, June 4th 5:30pm

Cisco has led the market transition from legacy server technology to fabric computing. Learn how the unique integrated design and latest innovations of the Cisco UCS platform provide increased performance, reduced costs, more efficient operations, and reduced time to deploy and provision resources.

When: Tuesday, June 5th 1:25pm

Date: Tuesday, June 5th 3:00pm

In this session, we discuss the key components and best practices for IT-as-a-Service.  Learn how Cisco customers are deploying private clouds and moving to an IT-as-a-Service model to increase agility and improve operational efficiency, with Cisco’s unified data center and unified management.

When: Wednesday, June 6th 9:00am

And make sure you join our lounge in the Solution Showcase, where you can meet with Cisco executives and subject matter experts.  In the Cisco Lounge, we’ll have ongoing presentations to discuss data center and cloud computing topics – if you participate in one of our presentations and fill out a survey, you’ll be entered to win a prize in a raffle drawing!

Are you a golfer? Well even if you aren’t, you don’t want to miss The Masters, our hospitality event on Wednesday, June 6 from 5:15-7:15pm. Come join us in a fun, relaxed atmosphere for drinks and appetizers – and sharpen your putting skills on the Cisco Putting Green.

We look forward to meeting with you in Orlando!

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