vForum Chicago is almost here—Wednesday, May 25—and it’s a great event for taking a deeper look into VMware solutions. Check out our headliners—VMware technical leaders and Kevin Mitnik, known as the Global White Hat Hacker and once on the FBI’s Most Wanted List. Get answers from subject matter experts on all our products, and a chance to win prizes. Plus, this one-day event is free!

If you’re interested in hyper-converged storage, join us and learn about taking your hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) to the next level with Virtual SAN. You’ll see how it delivers exceptional performance, availability, and space efficiency—at the lowest cost point.

Start with opening sessions on important topics that impact all areas of IT:

  • VMware CTO of the Americas, Chris Wolf, on digital business and priorities that drive today’s IT imperatives.
  • Kevin Mitnik on the “Art of Deception – How Hackers and Con Artists Manipulate You and What You Can Do About It”
  • Shawn Rosemarin, VMware Chief of Staff Systems Engineer, on “IT Outcomes: This Job Isn’t Getting Any Easier”
  • Emerging Technologies lunch sessions, including hyper-converged solutions from EMC and VMware

After lunch, attend a variety of breakout sessions on any VMware solution area—all of them led by technical subject matter experts. Don’t miss this opportunity to see what Virtual SAN is all about.


Virtual SAN Breakout Session – 3:30 PM

  • VMware Hyper-Converged Software and Virtual SAN: Taking Virtualization Beyond Compute

Rawlinson Rivera, VMware’s Principal Architect, Office of the CTO, Storage and Availability, will discuss the software-defined  and application-oriented approach to a flexible and scalable data center. He’ll drill down into Virtual SAN and why it’s the best performing and most cost-effective choice for designing a radically simple data center using HCI.

Other sessions include: Workplace Mobility Meets Hybrid Cloud Flexibility with VMware Horizon; Why Companies Are Embracing Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery; Data Center Modernization and Extension with vCloud Air; plus, many presentations by our partners and sponsors.


Virtual SAN Hands-On Lab

Test drive Virtual SAN and see what it can do for your business. Expert instructors will be available to answer questions and guide you through the Virtual SAN capabilities, and they’re also available for test drives on other products.


Wrap Up the Day

Stop by the Partner Pavilion and network with your IT peers during a cocktail reception. We’re also giving away some great prizes throughout the day—stay to see if you’ve won!


Register Now for VMware vForum 2016 in Chicago!