End-User Computing Virtual Conference Agenda
Keynote – 8:30am
Accelerating the Journey to the Post-PC Era
Vittorio Viarengo, Vice President, End-User Computing
Enterprises are dealing with two fundamental client computing challenges—end-users are becoming more mobile, requesting data and applications to be provided readily on different devices; IT needs a simple, secure solution to manage the proliferation of data, applications and devices required for employee productivity.
In this keynote, learn how the VMware End-User Computing platform addresses these challenges by providing solutions to free businesses from a device-centric computing to user-centric experience. Traditional technology silos are lifted, application and data entitlement are centralized, and people are connected to technology and each other in new collaborative ways.
On-demand Product Breakout Sessions
VMware View simplifies desktop management, control and delivery while providing a high fidelity virtual desktop to increase end-user productivity. See how VMware View continuously improves to simplify management, improve user experience, and lower the total cost of ownership.
VMware Horizon Application Manager
VMware Horizon Application Manager is a new cross-platform enterprise management solution. Understand how this solution simplifies IT by centralizing application management while providing a new on-demand end-user workspace. Go beyond the pc-era and embrace the cloud with flexibility but not complexity.
Project Octopus provides data as a service to multiple devices in the post-PC era. This session discusses how the way people manage and share information within the Enterprise is changing, and how Project Octopus enables IT leaders to empower their users with secure anywhere access to their data with full control and governance over the data from either the private or public cloud. Watch this session to see a demo of Project Octopus.
Socialcast by VMware
Socialcast is the enterprise social platform that connects people to the knowledge, ideas, and resources they need to work smarter. See how Socialcast unifies communication and collaboration across the organization into one streamlined flow of work by integrating a robust social layer within the business applications and systems people use every day.
VMware Zimbra is an enterprise-class, open source email, calendar and collaboration platform. Zimbra provides an open platform designed for virtualization and portability across private and public clouds, making it simpler to manage and more cost effective to scale.
On-demand Solution Breakouts
VMware View Solutions
As desktop virtualization garners more momentum, IT organizations are looking for a solution that is cost-effective and easy to deploy, manage, and scale. VMware View provides a comprehensive set of features that address the most challenging desktop use cases for customers
This session shows how VMware View can meet your desktop use cases:
- Enable IT to easily deploy and manage desktop infrastructure on any device and any time for mobile, secure desktops. Give end-users to flexibility and choice to work they way they want to.
- Meet the desktop requirements of end-users, from task workers to power users, working from out sourced or off-shore locations
- Easily manage an agile and secure desktop infrastructure from a central location to remote offices and branch offices.
VMware View for Healthcare
The healthcare industry is in the midst of major transformation. Hear how VMware View and ThinApp can modernize existing clinical desktops into a highly available, secure and mobile virtual desktop solution. Streamline clinician workflows, simplify desktop and application management and prepare for the next generation clinical workspace.
The Post-PC Era in the Federal Government
Hear how VMware technology is impacting three important building blocks of mobile computing in the Federal space. Learn how to embrace the post-PC era, by leveraging managed desktops, user-centric applications, and collaborative environments.
How Desktop Virtualization Helps Cut Spending and Improve Computer Services at Schools
Desktop virtualization is a strategic investment that helps campuses overcome many of the critical technology hurdles they face today. Hear VMware and IDC Government Insights discuss desktop virtualization adoption, as well as the benefits and challenges that 10 primary, secondary and higher-education customers.
Scheduled Expert Chats
10am – 10:30am PST
VMware View Vertical Solutions
Discuss how VMware View can help solve business challenges in Healthcare, Government, Education, and Financial Services.
Pam Takahama, Product Line Manager, End-User Computing
John Dodge, Director, Desktop Solutions
10:30 – 11:00am PST
VMware View Solutions
Understand how VMware View can help Mobile Secure Desktop, Business Process Desktop, AlwaysOn Desktop and Branch Office Desktop solutions.
Courtney Burry, Product Line Manager, End-User Computing
Sreekanth Kannan, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, End-User Computing
Muthu Somasundaram, Sr. Technical Solutions
11:00am – 12:00pm PST
Technical Expertise for VMware View
Have a technical or more detailed question on a specific feature of View? Ask the product experts here.
Robert Baesman, Director, Desktop Product Management
Lebin Cheng, Group Manager, Desktop Product Management
Rory Clements, Reference Architect Engineer, Desktop Product Marketing
12::00 – 12:30pm PST
VMware View Clients
Share your experience with using View on different devices and provide feedback to the View Client team.
Ben Chong, Sr. Product Manager, End-User Clients
Pat Lee, Director, End-User Clients
End-User Computing Virtual Conference
May 3rd, Thursday
8:30am – 1:30pm PST / 11:30am – 4:30pm EST