Conference Presentations

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Date Session Title Start Time End Time
2015-04-29

Lessons Learned Operating Active/Active Data Centers

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Ethan Banks, Editor, Packet Pushers Podcast
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-29

A CISO's Perspective: Measuring and Communicating Information Security Progress

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Mike Zachman, Deputy CISO, Caterpillar Inc
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-29

The New Storage: From Flash to Cloud to Hyperconverged

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Howard Marks, Founder and Chief Scientist, DeepStorage, LLC
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Cloud Adoption Gets Serious: 2½ Years In

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Ken Griffin, Director, IT Services and Operations, Harvard Business School Publishing
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Leveraging SDN for Data Center Security

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Jason Nash, Chief Technology Officer, Varrow
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Microsoft vs. Cisco: Compare, Contrast--or Co-Exist?

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Brent Kelly, PhD, Principal Analyst/Consultant, KelCor, Inc.
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Cloud Connect Keynote - Beyond the Cloud: Technology and Business in a Composable Future

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 10:40:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Jonathan Murray, Founding Partner at Innovia Strategies, Founder of n.flex.n. Software
10:40:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Want Effective Mobile Security? Build Partnerships With Employees

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Melanie Seekins, Mobile Architect, Altria
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-29

IoT's Potential Impact on Your Data Center

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Jason Mendenhall, Executive Vice President - Cloud, Switch
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Friend or Foe: Risk and Security in the Information Supply Chain

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - John Pironti, President, IP Architects, LLC
- Pironti_John_Friend.pdf (26.96MB)  
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-29

IPv6 Microsegmentation Done Right

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Ivan Pepelnjak, Network Architect, ipSpace.net AG
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Effective WLAN Troubleshooting

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Keith Parsons, Managing Director, Institute for Network Professionals
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Vendor-Agnostic RFPs: The IT Leader's Secret Weapon

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Michel Davidoff, Director CyberInfrastructure, California State University, Chancellor's Office
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Hybrid Ops: Managing Your Applications Across Infrastructure Platforms

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 12:00:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Dan Belcher, Lead Product Manager - Logging and Monitoring, Google
12:00:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-29

The Cloud is My DR Site

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Howard Marks, Founder and Chief Scientist, DeepStorage, LLC
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Techniques of a Network Detective

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Denise Fishburne, Team Lead, Cisco Customer Proof of Concept Lab, Cisco
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Unleashing the Hidden Value of IT

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Terry Bradwell III, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, AARP
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Cloud Connect Keynote: 'Get Out of My Way': What Developers Really Want

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 14:30:00-04:00


General Session Files:
14:15:00-04:00 14:30:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Where Should the Brain of Your Mobile Application Live?

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Evan Maloney, Distinguished Engineer, Mobile, Gilt Groupe
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

How to Harness the Mobile Payments Boom

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Jordan McKee, Senior Analyst, Mobile Payments, 451 Research
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Video: Cloud Services vs. CPE

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Brent Kelly, PhD, Principal Analyst/Consultant, KelCor, Inc.
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Ending the Tyranny of Expensive Security Tools: A New Hope

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Michele Chubirka, Senior Security Architect, Postmodern Security
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of OpenStack Operations

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 14:30:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


General Session Files:
- Keating_trenches.pdf (744KB)  
14:30:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

A No-Nonsense Approach to Hyperconvergence

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Chris Wahl, President, Wahl Network, LLC
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Let BI Drive

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Barbara Horne, Consultant, The Business Channels
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

The Virtualization Home Lab: Secret to Success

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Keith Townsend, Technologist/Writer, virtualizedgeek.com
- Townsend_Keith_Hom.pdf (22.03MB)  
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Integrating Communications into Business Processes: Case Studies

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Don Van Doren, Principal and Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting, LLC
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Identity-Defined Security for the Internet of Things

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 15:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Paul Madsen, Senior Technical Architect, Ping Identity
15:15:00-04:00 15:45:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Going Big With Small Teams

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Eduardo Ruiz, Director of Information Technology, Association of Schools & Programs of Public Health
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Evaluating Essential Advanced Security Options for Your Business

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Robert Smithers, President and CEO, Miercom
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Cloud Economics and Strategy

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 15:45:00-04:00 - 16:25:00-04:00


Speaker - Mark Williams, CTO, Redapt
15:45:00-04:00 16:25:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Demystifying Wireless Security Using Open Source Options

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Michele Chubirka, Senior Security Architect, Postmodern Security
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-29

OpenStack Networking: What You Need To Know About Neutron

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Fernando Sanchez, Principal Systems Engineer, PlumGrid
- sanchez.pdf (8.38MB)  
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Best Practices for Building Visibility Fabrics in the Enterprise

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Scott Haugdahl, Principal Architect, Blue Cross Blue Shield MN
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Smart Shopping for Your Storage Strategy

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Greg Schulz, Founder & Senior Analyst, StorageIO
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-29

DevOps, Mobile Apps & Nordstrom's IT Transformation

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Courtney Kissler, Vice President of E-Commerce and Store Technologies, Nordstrom
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Rebooting IT: Going Digital Through Operational Excellence & Innovation

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-29

Rethinking Workload Migration

Date: 2015-04-29
Time: 16:25:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - JP Morgenthal, Director Cloud & DevOps Practices, Perficient, Inc.
16:25:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-30

How to Integrate DR Services Into a Virtual Environment

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Chris Wahl, President, Wahl Network, LLC
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-30

The New IT: How Ready Are You?

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Jill Dyché, VP of Best Practices at SAS, Author of the Book 'The New IT'
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Designing Today's Wi-Fi Network For Tomorrow's Applications

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - George M Stefanick Jr., Wireless Network Architect, Houston Methodist Hospital
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Using SDN APIs for Communications

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Terry Slattery, Principal Engineer, NetCraftsmen
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Build Your Own IPv6 Lab

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 10:30:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Jeff Carrell, Network Consultant, Network Conversions
10:30:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Cloud Connect Keynote: Composable, Componentized, Control...Is Your Cloud Strategy Keeping Up?

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 10:40:00-04:00 - 11:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Jared Wray, CTO, CenturyLink Cloud
10:40:00-04:00 11:30:00-04:00
2015-04-30

SDN Building Blocks

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Matt Oswalt, Network Software Engineer, Independent
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Diversity in IT and the Myth of the Talent Gap

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Andy Aczel, CTO, The Specialists Guild

Speaker - Susan Nunziata, Director of Editorial, InformationWeek
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-30

IT Infrastructure in 2025: What Will the Future Look Like?

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Ethan Banks, Editor, Packet Pushers Podcast
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Why the Hyperscale Data Center is Leading the Enterprise

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Douglas Murray, CEO, Big Switch
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Building Networks for Real-Time Applications: What Works, What Doesn't?

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 11:45:00-04:00 - 12:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Terry Slattery, Principal Engineer, NetCraftsmen
11:45:00-04:00 12:45:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Solving Business Problems With Neural Networks

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - James McCaffrey, Research Scientist, Microsoft Research
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

UC Interoperability

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Irwin Lazar, Vice President and Service Director, Nemertes Research
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

SDN in Education: Empowering Tomorrow's Leaders

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Tom Hollingsworth, Architect, The Networking Nerd
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Moving Beyond Hybrid Cloud Hype: 5 Steps to Achieve Application Portability

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Bernard Golden, Author, Amazon Web Services for Dummies, Vice President Strategy, ActiveState Software
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Why Business Needs Must Drive IT Choices

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Russ White, Principal Engineer, IPOS, Ericsson
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Practical Strategies for Stress-Free Mobile Management

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 14:15:00-04:00 - 15:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Tony Winston, Senior Manager, EY Advisory Services
14:15:00-04:00 15:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Understanding the Full Legal & Business Liabilities of Cyber Breaches

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Jason Straight, Senior Vice President, Chief Privacy Officer, UnitedLex
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Hyperconvergence & the Death of the Storage Array

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Stuart Miniman, Principal Research Contributor, Wikibon
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

The Future of the Telephone

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Taylor Anderson, Project Manager, Enabling Technologies
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

But My 802.11n Is Only 2 Years Old

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Matthew Williams, Network & Telecommunications Services, Kent State University
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

The Cloud Data Lake: Maximizing Business Competitiveness

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 15:45:00-04:00


Speaker - Vanessa Wilson, CEO, StorReduce
15:15:00-04:00 15:45:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Pull Up Your SOCs: Best Practices for Building and Operating a Security Operations Center

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Ryan Trost, CIO, ThreatQuotient
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

How the Software-Defined WAN Changes Everything for the Better

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 15:15:00-04:00 - 16:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Greg Ferro, Freelance Network Architect and Engineer, Packet Pushers Podcast
15:15:00-04:00 16:00:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Modern DevOps with Docker in 2015

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 15:45:00-04:00 - 16:20:00-04:00


Speaker - Avi Cavale, Co-Founder & CEO, Shippable
- Interop_20150430.pdf (6.23MB)  
15:45:00-04:00 16:20:00-04:00
2015-04-30

The Bleeding Edge - Live Interviews With 3 Startups

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Shiv Agarwal, CEO and Co-Founder, Arkin Net

Speaker - Giora Engel, Chief Product Office and Co-Founder, LightCyber
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Enterprise Performance Management: Take Control from End to End

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Joseph Convery, Joseph Convery, Associate Fellow, IT Network & Unified Communications, Verizon Wireless
- ILV15_Convery.pdf (1.95MB)  
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Privacy Implications of Mobile Advertising Location Data

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - David Adler, Attorney/Founder, Adler Law Group
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-30

What NFV Means for the Enterprise

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Ivan Pepelnjak, Network Architect, ipSpace.net AG
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-30

vSphere Networking for the Network Admin

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Jason Nash, Chief Technology Officer, Varrow
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-30

Big IT Ideas Don't Need Big Budgets

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Pat Smith, Former CIO, Florida Social Services Agency, Our Kids
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-30

State of Cloud Security

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 16:10:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Stephen Coty, Chief Security Evangelist, Alert Logic
16:10:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-04-30

The Cloud Whisperer: Overcoming Your IT Staff's Fear of Cloud

Date: 2015-04-30
Time: 16:25:00-04:00 - 16:55:00-04:00


Speaker - Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville
16:25:00-04:00 16:55:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Should Your Enterprise Continue to Invest in Room Video Systems?

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 09:00:00-04:00 - 10:00:00-04:00


Speaker - David Danto, Collaboration, Multimedia, Video and UC Technology Leader, Dimension Data
09:00:00-04:00 10:00:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Innovative Uses of NFC in the Enterprise

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 09:00:00-04:00 - 10:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Imran Ansari, Senior Product Manager, SOTI Inc.
09:00:00-04:00 10:00:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Managing Insider Risks and Building a Culture of Security

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 09:00:00-04:00 - 10:00:00-04:00


Speaker - Jason Straight, Senior Vice President, Chief Privacy Officer, UnitedLex
09:00:00-04:00 10:00:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Social Engineering: Lessons From the Real World

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 10:15:00-04:00 - 11:15:00-04:00


Speaker - Joe Ferrara, President & CEO, Wombat Security Technologies
10:15:00-04:00 11:15:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Mobile Advantages, Mobile Challenges: Lessons Learned on Applications, Budgets & Device Management

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 10:15:00-04:00 - 11:15:00-04:00


Speaker - Arthur Brant, Director, Enterprise Infrastructure, Abilene Christian University
10:15:00-04:00 11:15:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Planning for Failure

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 10:15:00-04:00 - 11:15:00-04:00


Speaker - Weston Jossey, Head of Operations, Tapjoy
10:15:00-04:00 11:15:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Container Challenges: Know Before You Deploy

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 10:15:00-04:00 - 11:15:00-04:00


Speaker - Scott Lowe, Engineering Architect, VMware
10:15:00-04:00 11:15:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Technical Leadership in a Culture that Values Business Results

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 10:15:00-04:00 - 11:15:00-04:00


Speaker - Victor Moudgil, Director of Operational Excellence, U.S. Federal Government Agency, Former Executive, Xerox
10:15:00-04:00 11:15:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Five Mobile Computing Vulnerabilities You Need to Know

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 11:30:00-04:00 - 12:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Eric Green, SVP, Business Development, Mobile Active Defense
11:30:00-04:00 12:30:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Cloud Composite Applications and Portable Topologies

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 11:30:00-04:00 - 12:15:00-04:00


Speaker - Vinothini Raju, Founder & CEO, Bluemeric
11:30:00-04:00 12:15:00-04:00
2015-05-01

Next-Gen Contact Center Technology Trends

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 11:30:00-04:00 - 12:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Sheila McGee-Smith, President & Principal Analyst, McGee-Smith Analytics, L.L.C.
11:30:00-04:00 12:30:00-04:00
2015-05-01

A Practical Look at Network Automation

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 11:30:00-04:00 - 12:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Jason Edelman, Founder, Network To Code
11:30:00-04:00 12:30:00-04:00
2015-05-01

How Nielsen Meets the Demands of Data-Driven Business

Date: 2015-05-01
Time: 11:30:00-04:00 - 12:30:00-04:00


Speaker - Alex Patent, VP, Global Infrastructure Architecture Leader, Nielsen
- Patent_Alex.pdf (1.66MB)  
11:30:00-04:00 12:30:00-04:00