Tech Day Details

Title: Microsoft
Date: Wednesday November 7th, 2012
Registration Time: 08:00AM
Start Time: 08:03AM
End Time: 01:00PM
Location: Capital Park Welcome Center
Room: Meeting Room
Topic: Enabling and Managing Diverse Work Styles in a Changing IT World /Data Center and Cloud Management
Audience: IT
Presenter: Microsoft
Description: 8:00 – 8:25

8:30 to 10:30
Enabling and Managing Diverse Work Styles in a Changing IT World
Mike Amox, Principal Client and Devices Architect for Microsoft

Today's workers are tech-savvy and increasingly mobile. They work anywhere, anytime, on any device they need to get the job done. The challenge is how to fuel productivity and keep everything compliant and secure. Microsoft provides a unified infrastructure to manage and protect physical, virtual, and mobile client environments, helping IT to ease the pain of endpoint management.Substantially reduce the price of managing desktops, laptops, tablets and other mobile devices, no matter where they reside Patching and distributing software
· Empowering users to be productive from anywhere on any device
·Providing a unified infrastructure for client management and protection
·Maintaining regulatory compliance and improve security with ease
·Microsoft recommendations for configuration management
·VDI & Remote Desktop

10:35 – 12:35
Data Center and Cloud Management
Nick Smith, Principal Server Architect for Microsoft

Microsoft System Center 2012 is a datacenter and cloud management solution that provides a common toolset to manage private and public cloud applications and services.

·Monitoring your Data Center or Cloud environment
·Managing Service Requests
·Getting cloud-grade capabilities in your data center
·Utilizing Windows Server 2012 to optimize your environment for private or public cloud
·Providing an optimal solution to meet the new trends in cloud and data center computing
·Uniting physical, virtual and cloud computing models with common management experiences and integrated tools
·Providing comprehensive end-to-end management for your infrastructure and applications, including interoperability for heterogeneous environments
·The compelling truth and economic value gained by end-to-end management.
·Why you should consider looking at Windows Server 2012 today

12:35 – 1:00