SNW Spring 2013

Call to Participate in the Hands-On Lab Program at SNW Spring 2013

To participate as a vendor/sponsor, please contact John Amato

To participate as an IT professional attendee, please note:
* Once you are registered for the conference, you will receive follow-up details on how to sign up for specific Hands-on-Lab sessions at SNW.

Open to all IT professionals in attendance at SNW, the Hands on Labs deliver a unique experience designed to introduce exciting technologies and raise knowledge levels.  Participants go “hands-on” with real world exercises.  Vendor participants deliver one-on-one education in a collaborative setting.  
For Spring 2013, the Hands On Labs will feature technology labs focused on the following topics:
•    Architecting and Implementing a Fibre Channel SAN
•    Data Protection, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery - New Technologies
•    Solid State Storage in the Enterprise
•    Storage Virtualization
•    Utilizing Tape As NAS and File Archive Storage Including  Best Uses for LTFS
•    Virtual SAN

Here is just a sample of the attendee comments from recent HOL activity:

“Just having access to the equipment and being able to play / learn on it with a expert close by is fantastic,” SAN Engineer, manufacturing company in the Unified Storage-IP Solutions Lab

“I loved the fact that the instructors spent one on one time with me,” Storage Architect, retail company in the Solid State in the Enterprise Lab

“I found it useful to get hands-on with systems I don't usually see,” Senior Designer, international manufacturing company in the Advanced Data Protection and Reduction Lab

“Gained an overall understanding of the process as we are planning on moving in this direction,” Network Administrator, state government, in the Storage Implications for Server Virtualization Lab