TECH TALKS

 

Attend Training Seminars. Earn Education Credit Hours.

In addition to viewing exhibitor displays, attendees will have the opportunity on Tuesday, 18 July and Wednesday, 19 July to earn continuing education units (CEUs) or continuing professional education (CPE) credits by attending 45-minute training seminars and professional development panels. Tech Talks will be held in the Daedalian Room located adjacent to the Tech Expo exhibit hall in the Officers’ Club.

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THURSDAY, 27 JULY

1300-1345

What is the Real Value of Prefabricated Data Centers?

Presented By: Schneider Electric

The rationale for building on-premise data centers can vary greatly depending on a company’s business drivers, specific challenges, and size of installation. Whether deploying Edge applications or implementing a large data center, business managers need to determine the best strategy for investing in physical infrastructure. The decision to deploy capacity in a traditional building or space versus deploying a prefabricated solution has recently been a hotly-debated topic. While the argument commonly focuses on intangible comparisons and historical trends, a more practical review of the value and benefits of each solution should lead to a justifiable decision.

1400-1445

SolarWinds Technical Update and Training

Presented By: Solarwinds

Join SolarWinds for a Technical update and training on SolarWinds IT management and monitoring solutions. In this interactive session, Omar Rafik, SolarWinds will demonstrate, and answer questions on, the latest new features of most interest to government users, including:

  • PerfStack™ dashboard – Cross-Stack IT Data Correlation for advanced troubleshooting
  • Participating Products: Network Performance Monitor, NetFlow Traffic Analyzer, Server & Application Monitor, Virtualization Manager, Storage Resource Monitor, and Web Performance Monitor
  • Network Performance Monitor 12.1 – Mute alerts by node, Arista® 7500E support, NetPath™ improvements, and support for Meraki® Wireless cloud-managed access points
  • Network Configuration Manager 7.6 – Now with integrated firmware upgrade wizard for Cisco® IOS® devices
  • VoIP & Network Quality Manager 4.4 – Support for Cisco Unified Call Manager 11.X, Support for Avaya Aura™ 6.3.x, and Web reporting and updated alerting
  • Server & Application Monitor 6.4 – Cloud Infrastructure Monitoring, AWS® cloud monitoring, and Linux® agent enhancements
  • Storage Resource Monitor 6.4 – IBM® XIV, Hardware Health monitoring, and Device framework
  • Database Performance Analyzer 11.0 – Support for Azure® SQL and Amazon Aurora™,Oracle® Adaptive Plans, and SQL Server® Availability Group Status