VCE Chairman Michael Capellas to Speak at CA World 2011
Richardson, Texas – November 11, 2011 – VCE Chairman Michael Capellas will speak to an expected 6,000 attendees at CA World 2011 in Las Vegas next week on the latest technology trends that are transforming data centers and enabling greater business agility. Capellas will participate in an all-star keynote session on November 13th that also features CA Technologies CEO Bill McCracken and Vivek Kundra, the first CIO of the U.S. federal government and now a Harvard University Fellow. Randi Zuckerberg, former Facebook marketing director and current founder of R to Z Media, will moderate the session.
On Monday, November 14th, in a featured Smart Session, VCE Chief Technology Officer Don Norbeck will examine one of the most compelling trends in information technology – cloud computing – and describe how to accelerate the journey to the cloud using best-of-breed converged infrastructures.
In addition to presentations by executives, VCE technical experts will demonstrate and showcase the transformative capabilities of Vblock™ Infrastructure Platforms that bring together leading compute, networking, storage, virtualization, security and management technologies from Cisco, EMC and VMware.
In May 2011, VCE and CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA) formed a global strategic alliance initially focused on virtual desktop deployments and the migration of Tier 1 enterprise applications to the Vblock platform. As part of the alliance VCE and CA are working closely in a number of areas that help customers implement cloud computing infrastructures.
Michael Capellas, Chairman, VCE
“As the market shift to cloud computing accelerates, VCE’s leadership in converged infrastructure with its Vblock platforms enables customers to rapidly and efficiently realize the benefits of cloud-based computing models while minimizing project timelines, lowering costs, reducing security risks and driving greater business innovation.”
VCE, the Virtual Computing Environment Company formed by Cisco and EMC with investments from VMware and Intel, accelerates the adoption of converged infrastructure and cloud-based computing models that dramatically reduce the cost of IT while improving time to market for our customers. VCE, through the Vblock platform, delivers the industry's first completely integrated IT offering with end-to-end vendor accountability. VCE's prepackaged solutions are available through an extensive partner network, and cover horizontal applications, vertical industry offerings, and application development environments, allowing customers to focus on business innovation instead of integrating, validating and managing IT infrastructure.
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