As you make your final plans for your VMworld 2017, be sure to leverage the know-how of VMware’s professional services experts. They work with customers every day just not implementing VMware technology, but transforming our customer’s organizational structure, processes and culture to drive innovation and meet their IT and business goals. These sessions will feature field-tested best practices, learned from work with thousands of customers, that you can leverage for your own digital transformation.

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Professional Services session guide for VMworld Las Vegas

Below is a complete listing of the VMworld 2017 Professional Services Sessions.
Use the session number links in this guide to learn more and add to your agenda via Schedule Builder.

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Breakout Sessions, Panels and Group Discussions

Leading Digital Transformation

LDT1406BU Empowering Digital Workspaces for Faster M&A Day 1 Systems Adoption
LDT1459BU The Transformation of Data Center Networking and Security
LDT2037PU Woman and Child Empowerment Using Digital India’s Federal Government Education Cloud Powered by VMware
LDT2346PU CIO Whisperer: How to Successfully Become Your CIO’s Trusted Technology Advisor
LDT2523BU Organizing and Structuring IT in the DevOps World
LDT2867PU Automation Deployed: Now What? Four Different Perspectives of Day 2 Operations in an Automated Environment
LDT2935BU Industry 4.0 and Understanding the Disruption Ahead
LDT2938BU Nebraska Medicine: How We Built an IT Strategy to Be Scalable and Commercially Reliable
LDT3001PU Top Seven Considerations IT Leaders Miss as They Build a Cloud Strategy
LDT3002BU The Future of Enterprise Architecture: Borderless Domain Architecture?
LDT3013BU Successfully Enabling the Digital Transformation
LDT3087BU Your Plan for Data Center Modernization: The Cornerstone of Your Digital Transformation Strategy
LDT3091PU Digital Workspace and Security Transformation with VMware Workspace ONE and Hybrid Cloud

Modernize the Data Center: Server Virtualization

SER2507BU VMware vSphere v6.5: A Customer’s Perspective on Migration Strategies

Modernize the Data Center: Cloud Management

MGT1816BU Case Study: How a Leading Health Insurance Provider Uses vRealize Business to Transform Its Cloud Initiative into a Cloud Business Management Practice
MGT2589BU Aon Rapid Deploy: Creating a Global Enterprise Hybrid Cloud with Private Cloud, Managed Private Cloud, and Public Cloud
MGT2716BU vRealize Automation for the Developer Cloud
MGT2855BU Operationalize Your World: Moving Your Operations Closer to Your Architectures

Modernize the Data Center: Networking and Security

NET2119BU PowerNSX – Bringing the power of PowerCLI to VMware NSX for vSphere
NET2866BU Learn from Challenging but Successful NSX Deployment Journey with VMware SDDC at large Pharmaceutical Company.

Modernize the Data Center: Plan, Build, Operate a Cloud Infrastructure Platform

PBO1182BU How to Reduce Manual Labor with Automation in IT Operations Using VMware Solutions
PBO1295BU VMware Validated Design for Remote/Branch Office Technical Overview
PBO1480BU Moving into Your New Software-Defined Data Center! Migrating and Integrating Workloads
PBO1627BU Software Super Convergence and Demo: How VMware Products Work Together to Deliver Business Solutions
PBO1677BU VMware Cloud Foundation: Disaster Recovery Options
PBO2182BU VMware Cloud Foundation: Real-World Deployment Experiences from Professional Services Engineering
PBO2244BU Cloud Transformation Best Practices
PBO2541BU IBM Cloud: Delivering Key Value Services Using VMware Cloud Foundation
PBO2595BU A Real Strategy for SDDC Capacity Management: A Perspective Across Technology, People, and Processes
PBO2602BU Developing a Strategy for Private Cloud Success: Operationalizing the SDDC
PBO2794BU Data Archiving for VMware SDDC Using NetBackup: Learn from This Large, Successful VMware SDDC Deployment Journey at a Large Pharmaceutical Company
PBO3119BU Easy Buy Optimizes Private Cloud Service Delivery

Modernize the Center: HCI and Storage

STO2114BU VMware Virtual SAN: From 2 Nodes to 64 Nodes, Architecting and Operating vSAN Like a VCDX for Scalability and Simplicity

Integrate Public Clouds: Manage Multiple Clouds

MMC2210BU Best Practices: How the City of New York Has Configured AWS for the Best vRealize Automation Integration

Application Transformation

CNA2150BU Optimizing Critical Banking Workloads Using vSphere Integrated Containers
VIRT2211BU Automating NSX for Virtual Machines and Containerized Applications


DEV1517BU DevOps Bootcamp
DEV1519PU DevOps in the Real World: Customer Panel
DEV2353GU UnPanel: Surviving the DevOps Transition
DEV2458BU Semitrucks over the Rockies to Daily Code Push: SecureWorks DevOps Transformation
DEV2704BU Delivering Infrastructure as Code: Practical Tips and Advice
DEV2858BU The Shift to the Left: The Changing Role of Operations as Developers in a DevOps World

Quick Talks

DEV1518QU DevOps Deep Dive
PBO2259QU Cloud Service Lifecycle in a DevOps-Focused Delivery Model
PBO3120QU How to Document and Define Your Cloud Services: Customer Use Case
SAI1573QU Case Study: Migration of 20,000 Physical Firewall Policies to NSX Using REST API Automation


Meet the Expert Roundtables

These intimate, 45-minute sessions are limited to only 6 registrants per roundtable to allow for more valuable interaction with the expert moderator. Space is extremely limited, reserve today.

MTE4709U Managing the Lifecycle of Cloud Services with Ahmed Al-Buheissi
MTE4712U SDDC Design Best Practices with Robert Tate
MTE4844U How to Identify and Solve Virtual Infrastructure Problems with Lakshmana Prakash
MTE4714U Driving Simplicity in Cloud Adoption and Overall IT Operations with Iman Abbas
MTE4710U Service Level Management with Jose Alamo
MTE4713U Architected Solutions – VMware Cloud Foundation and VMware Validated Designs – What’s Right for me?
MTE4744U Understanding the Cost, Benefits and Risk of a SDDC Transformation with Aernoud van de Graaff
MTE4711U Crawl, Walk, Run: Transitioning to self-maintained solutions
MTE4843U How to Choose the Right Authentication Method in VMware Identity Manager with Lakshmana Prakash
MTE4779U Driving Virtual Growth Through Resource Abstraction with HCI
MTE4780U Data Protection and Replication at Scale with William de Marigny
MTE4736U 360 Degree Troubleshooting with David Glading
MTE4853U Application Mobility with James McMahon II
MTE4741U Intelligent Operations with Matt Popovich
MTE4742U Real World Automation – make the most of your vRealize Automation Investment
MTE4739U vRealize Operations Management 6.6 – Tales from the Field Field
MTE4837U Organizing IT in the Age of DevOps with Kai Holthaus



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