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Thursday, June 7,  9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | East Pauley Ballroom, MLK Student Union

The Sponsor Showcase will be held in the Exhibit Hall where presentations from our One IT community will be happening. 


Title, Description, Sponsor, Presenter

9:30 - 10 a.m.

All About Dell

Sponsor: Dell
Presenter: Pete Bonalos, Account Executive

10 - 10:30 a.m.

How Enterprise Wi-Fi Networks Work

Can a network be designed to embrace Mobility, BYOD, IOT, and Cloud in a secure way? The Aruba Mobile First Platform – Open, Scalable, Simple, and Secure.

Sponsor: HPE Aruba
Presenter: Coy Thorp, Networking Systems Engineering Manager

10:30 - 11 a.m.

Bridge - Making Faculty and Staff Training Easier, Faster, and More Effective

Bridge is made by the Canvas people, but is focused on faculty and staff training. Whether it's compliance, live training tracking, professional development, IT security, safety training, etc., Bridge can help. Come learn why other colleges and universities are using Canvas and Bridge.

Sponsor: Instructure Bridge
Presenter: Brian Hauber, Regional Director

11 - 11:30 a.m.

Evolving Your Infrastructure with Next-Gen Cloud Technology

Cloud has completely reset IT expectations with its pay-as-you-go consumption model, enablement of rapid time-to-market, and one-click convenience and speed. As IT teams grapple with managing multiple clouds—public, private, distributed, and edge—they also struggle with management silos, and unpredictable economics.

Sponsor: Nutanix
Presenter: Christie Lee, Systems Engineer - SLED

11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Leveraging the Latest Flash Tech to Meet the Needs of Your Business

Business demands on IT infrastructure are increasing while the pace of change accelerates. In order to support business requirements, companies must understand the value that new storage technologies can provide. Storage technologies are emerging that provide benefits beyond those already delivered by Flash and SSDs. In order to evaluate and plan for these new technologies, it is important for companies to know how to evaluate their business needs in light of these emerging technologies. This session will cover the economic and performance benefits of non-volatile, memory-based storage technologies, along with new access methods known as NVMe.

Sponsor: Tegile a Western Digital Brand
Presenter: Aaron Reid, Senior Systems Engineer

12 - 12:30 p.m.

The Consumerization of Campus Services

This presentation will focus on how the world of consumer based applications like Uber, and Amazon, are shaping the way faculty and students interact with supporting campus entities. The days of collaboration with IT and HR through email, fax, and paper messages are almost over.

Sponsor: ServiceNow
Presenter: John Spirko, Advisory Solutions Consultant