SOFIA vFORUM 2019 Agenda

08:30 - 09:30
Registration and welcome coffee
09:30 - 09:35
Welcome, Nenad Aleksić, Senior Territory Manager Adriatics & Bulgaria
09:35 - 10:15
Quo Vadis VMware – A strategic update (and outlook) from the industry's largest virtualization and cloud companyMarkus Klein, VMware Senior Director Systems Engineering. In his keynote, Markus Klein gives an overview of the VMware strategy and shows what opportunity the technologies of VMware’s broad portfolio can deliver. He will take a close look on how you can accelerate your business, and how IT can optimally support your journey to success, powered by VMware’s holistic portfolio around compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security. All there to equip you with an efficient digital foundation for your growth.
Dell keynote session, Sasho Tasevski, Senior Manager, ISG Technology Consulting
10:45 - 11:15
Kontrax Keynote
11:15 - 11:30
Coffee break
TRACK 1 Musala 1
11:30 - 12:00
Benefits of Hyperconverged Infrastructure - Mladen Krivokuća, VMware Senior System Engineer Adriatic & Bulgaria
12:00 - 12:30
Data protection for Hybrid Clouds, Cornel Popescu, Veeam Senior Systems Engineer SEE
12:30 - 12:50
VMware Cloud Foundation Running on HPE Synergy, Denislav Denchev, HPE Hybrid IT PreSales Consultant The presentation will outline the key benefits of combining the HPE Composable infrastructure and VmWare Cloud Foundation into a single solution for a Software Defined Data Center.
11:15 - 11:30
Coffee break
13:10 - 13:40
Empower Employees with an Intelligence-driven Digital Workspace, Arale Sahar, VMware Senior Systems Engineer, EUC Specialist We will provide an overview of the platform, discuss about common use cases and provide some demos.
Wining with hybrid cloud implementation with VMware Cloud Foundation, Mikołaj Wiśniak, VMware Senior Manager Systems Engineering, Eastern Europe Surrounding by fast pace of Public Cloud adoption, organizations are looking for a way you to adopt their IT Strategy for this environment, without losing control and agility. In this session, we will present how VMware Cloud Foundation stack can help you winning building hybrid cloud projects, based on our best recent success in Central Europe Region. We will present how quickly you can integrate public cloud offering, providing workload mobility, without building siloed competencies, sacrificing security and losing control over shadow IT workloads.
TRACK 2 Musala 2
11:30 - 12:00
Virtual Cloud Network- next gen secure network - Višnja Radoš, VMware Senior Sales Specialist Middle Europe
12:00 - 12:30
Infinity – The Future of Cyber Security, Sebastian Banica, Check Point Country Manager Bulgaria & Romania
12:30 - 12:50
SoftwareONE and Coca Cola Hellenic success story – Accelerate the cloud journey with VMware Lubomir Lirkov – System Administration Services Manager, Coca Cola Hellenic
12:50 - 13:10
Coffee break
13:10 - 13:40
PKS workshop
13:40 - 14:10
Проактивно анализиране на VMware инфраструктура с Runecast, Ивайло Иванов, VMware Engineer
14:10 - 14:40
Guest Speaker | R&D Center
14:40 - 14:45
Lottery and closing
14:45 - 16:00
Lunch and Networking


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