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Your Guide to Orchestration Goodness at VMworld 2012

It's hard to believe VMworld 2012 will start in just 10 days…

Automation and orchestration are hot topics these days and, after a record number of submissions for vCenter Orchestrator sessions, we're glad to see a record number of vCO presentations and hands-on-labs this year!

So to help with your orchestration immersion planning, below is a list of events you won't want to miss:

Breakout Sessions and Group Discussions

  • Become a Rock Star with PowerCLI and vCenter Orchestrator - INF-VSP1856
  • Building Cloud Services using VMware vCenter Orchestrator - OPS-CIM1274
  • FedEx Case Study: Lessons Learned Integrating vCloud Director, vSphere and Third Party Solutions with vCenter Orchestrator - OPS-CSM1340
  • Auto Scaling and Cloud Bursting in the Hybrid IaaS cloud - OPS-CSM2033  
  • Orchestrating the Cloud: from API to Workflow - OPS-CSM2975  
  • Extending vCloud Director - OPS-CSM1379 
  • Application Heal Thyself! How to Automate the Most Important Networking Functions for Your Applications - SPO2238    
  • vCenter Orchestrator Plug-in for Self-Scaling Data Center - TEX2815
  • vCloud Director Architecture, IntegraIon and Orchestration with Chris Knowles - GD56

Hands-on Labs

  • vCenter Orchestrator “The Undiscovered Country” - HOL-OPS-07
  • Automate IP Address Assignment & DNS Registration with Infoblox - HOL-PRT-01
  • Deliver your IT Services with the Integrated vCloud Solution - HOL-INF-09  


Egenera, EMC, F5 Networks, Infoblox, VCE, Radware, and VMware for some really cool demos… 

And as you roam the convention floors, be on the lookout for orchestration gurus like Burke Azbill, James Bowling, Cody Bunch, Bill Call, Christophe Decanini, Chris Knowles, Thomas Kraus, Savina Ilieva, William Lam, Joerg Lew and Igor Stoyanov.

Let's see who can snap the most pictures with these workflow jedis… 😉

See you soon in San Francisco!

The vCO Team