Hello and WelcomeDave Walddon introduces himselfColby introduces himselfIntro Sponsors Briefly introduce other Ednetics folksIntro Corporate Partners Why these corporate partners – because they represent important players in the virtualization ecosystem
Slide presented by Colby – Try to give audience context on why Ednetics is hosting and doing presentations.
Have Colby talk to this slide?All areas of virtualization are fair game.Bust the myths about virtualization – dispel the barriers that are holding people back.Point out why virtualization is so great for education.Help you evaluate and plan your future virtualization project.A summit is called to shape a plan of action – we want this to help you take action towards a virtualization plan
Have Dave talk to this slide?
Dave can briefly run through the schedule for the day.
Dave can remind folks that there will be additional sessions on Thu & Fri
NCCE 2011 IT/Admin Summit-Virtualization Welcome
Welcome to the Summit<br />Summit Sponsors<br />DakTech Ednetics Schoolwires<br />Our Corporate Partners<br />APC Cisco Citrix NetAppVMWare Wyse<br />
Why Ednetics is sponsoring this Summit<br />Ednetics specializes in technology solutions for the education community <br />Founded in 1997<br />Serve 150+ K-12 and higher-education customers<br />We are a Northwest company<br />Corporate office in Post Falls, ID<br />Offices in Bellevue, WA and Corvallis, OR<br />Designing, implementing and supporting virtualization solutions<br />Partner and provider for all of the corporate partners here today<br />
New Corporate Headquarters and Data Center<br />
Goals for the Summit<br />Open to discussing all aspects of virtualization <br />Server Application Desktop Storage Infrastructure Clients<br />Address common myths about virtualization<br />Examine the effectiveness of virtualization in education<br />Highlight important factors for successful virtualization solutions<br />Evaluating Planning Implementing<br />
Format for the Sessions<br />Each session should be a dialog<br />Encourage you to ask questions <br />Help guide the conversation by asking questions<br />The audience includes administratorsand directors as well as engineers<br />Sessions will try to start at a high level, and then go deeper into details as they go on and as people ask questions<br />Some in the audience already have experience – encourage you to share those experiences<br />Session will use a team of presenters <br />Leverage different areas of expertise in each topic <br />Represent different components and technologies that make up the virtualization system<br />