Join EMC at EDUCAUSE 2014


EDUCAUSE is the largest conference dedicated to the Higher Education market and EMC is excited to be participating at the event, held next week in Orlando, Florida. Higher Education IT is continuously searching for ways to address new data protection requirements created by virtualized, always-on, remote and decentralized environments and EMC is looking forward to being part of the solution conversation at hand. Many important discussions will be held next week; including challenges IT administrators face as well as their priorities and new data protection requirements. Use cases to be discussed include data protection in a virtual environment, active-active site configuration, empowering application owners, infrastructure consolidation and more. EMC will be on site at EDUCAUSE participating in following activities:

Hot Topic Panel – Tuesday, September 30th at 3:40 pm in Room W204

Don’t miss our panel “Redefining IT and Data Protection for Higher Education”. EMC’s CTO for Higher Education Breck DeWitt and CTO for Data Protection & Availability Jeff Ramby will team with Link Alander and Mark Stone, CIOs from Lone Star College and Texas A&M respectively, to discuss how they are redefining their IT departments to meet the requirements of a virtualized and decentralized campus. You can find more information here.

Community & Collaboration Lounge Wednesday, October 1st at 9:10 am in Room W207A/B

If you’re looking to continue the discussion with others, stop by the Community & Collaboration Lounge and participate in our breakfast roundtable discussion. Our theme, “Redefine – Higher Education IT, For Today’s Virtualized Campus”, will be hosted by Breck DeWitt and Jeff Ramby and will discuss protecting data on a virtualized campus. We will explore challenges, trends and solutions for data protection; it’s a session you don’t want to miss. Plus we invite you to use our lounge for meetings – either impromptu or by reserving time online.

Kiosk in SHI Booth – Tuesday, 9:30 AM-6:30 pm and Wednesday, 10 AM – 4:30 PM booth #874 & #770

To get a solution deep dive stop by the SHI booth. EMC data protection subject matter experts will be on–hand to engage in detailed conversations on data protection architecture, best practices and the newest EMC data protection solutions using Avamar, DD Boost, VPLEX, ProtectPoint and RecoverPoint for VMs. We would love to answer any questions you may have, so please stop by and say hello!

See you at EDUCAUSE 2014!

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