VMware Expert Program on SAP

VMware Expert Program History

This is the First VMware Expert Program on SAP. It is being held June 18-20, 2019 at VMware Corporate Headquarters Palo Alto, California. There are plans to hold another of these events in the future. If you feel you qualify, feel free to contact me.

The VMware Experts Program was started in 2013 as a collaborative effort between the Cloud Platform Business Unit, then referred to as vSphere Product Marketing team and the VMware Global Center of Excellence. The program brings together experts in a variety of applications, database and other technical fields at VMware in Palo Alto (Now globally) to meet with VMware and partner personnel from the highest-level executives to the engineers who architect the platform and write code. A variety of open discussions and exercises facilitate an intense learning environment leading to the expansion of the already broad communities of technical experts that have extensive knowledge of VMware virtualized infrastructure. 

This event is the first event of the “SAP on VMware” branch of the VMware Experts Program adding to the Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and Big Data and Scientific and Engineering Workloads branches. The event will include Executive briefings from VMware Executives as well as engineers, architects and product specialists who concentrate on the areas of SAP on VMware. 

VMware Expert Program on SAP Key Agenda Items

Here is a summary of the Topics that will be discussed at The VMWare Expert program on SAP the next few days.

vSphere – General Principals as related to SAP – Will Pien & Salil Suri

vSphere – Performance Principals – Valentin Bondzio, Senior Staff Technical Support Engineer

VMware Executive Welcome – Pat Lee VMware VP, ISV Platform & Apps

Pure Storage Technical Presentation #1 – Why a Pure AFA with VMware makes sense for SAP applications – Cody Hosterman, Pure Storage Tech Director Product Solutions

Monitoring with vRealizeOperations – Sunny Dua, Manager & PM, CMBU

SAP Automation with Landscape Management for Virtualized SAP (LAMA) – Dirk Karjack Staff Architect, Business Critical Applications

VMware SAP & The Certification process – Dominic Uliano Director, Global SAP Alliance

VMware Global Support Services – Technical Troubleshooting – Valentin Bondzio, Senior Staff Technical Support Engineer

Accelerating Application/Database Performance in the Self-Learning SDDC – Todd Muirhead Staff Engineer 2 Perf Engineering & Bob Goldsand Staff Global Solutions Architect, Global Tech Partner Org

SAP Insider Research Project – SAP HANA adoption – Don Sullivan Product Line Marketing Manager Cloud Platform BU

VMware Cloud on AWS Alex Jauch Director, Product Management

Pure Storage – Technical Presentation #2 – Using Pure Storage FlashArray to improve your SAP applications – Krishna Satyavarapu, Pure Storage Sr. Solution SAP Architect

Virtual SAP Design Examples – Vas Mitra Staff Solution Architect, Enterprise Applications Cloud Platform BU

Pure Storage Executive Briefing – State of the storage business and emerging trends – Matt Kixmoeller, Pure Storage VP Technical Strategy

Valentin Bondzio, Senior Staff Technical Support Engineer
Cody Hosterman of Pure Storage
Dominic Uliano Explains SAP Certification
Axelrod Streichardt, Sr Dir Pure Storage

Lee Casewell V.P. VMware Storage and Availability Business Unit

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