State of the Art in Desktop Virtualization
Virtualization 2011: A Summit for Decision-Makers
will offer a rare opportunity to learn from peers and
experts about effectively implementing desktop
virtualization at your organization.
The event is coming up on Wednesday, December 7, at the
Kellogg Center in East Lansing. Complete information
and registration are available now at:
The agenda for the
day will include presentations about desktop
virtualization technologies and case studies. Also
featured will be a free-form opportunity for brainstorming
with other attendees, time to meet with key vendors, and a
concluding panel discussion.
the full agenda
Key speakers include:
times and registration
- Ryan Henyard
of the University of Michigan on UM's ongoing
production desktop virtualization service for colleges
- Chuck Flagg
from Oakland Community College on a Citrix-based
solution used at the college.
Barnes, Clint Adkins and Cyndi Meinke of Coretek
Services on the fundamentals of desktop virtualization
and application virtualization.
- Troy Griese
and Jonathan May of MidMichigan Health on a desktop
environment that has been deployed to 1000 terminals
in six months.
Schapel, Mott Community College, on cost-conscious
ways to adopt desktop virtualization.
- Stan Pope of
Central Michigan University on VMware View techniques
for managing and administering desktops.
presentations from Cisco, Data Strategy, Cambridge
Computer and VMware.
Virtualization: A Summit for Decision Makers will be
held at the Kellogg Center on the campus of Michigan State
University in East Lansing on Wednesday, December 7, 2011.
The agenda will begin with continental breakfast at 8:30
a.m., with presentations from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. A
social hour will end the day.
Registration for individuals from Merit Member
organizations is $79 per attendee. Attendees from
organizations that are not Merit Members may attend for
$99. Registration includes breakfast, lunch and
Registration is available online, and payment can be made
by credit card, check or purchase order. Register now by
using the following link:
information, please contact learning@xxxxxxxxx
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November 30 -- 1:00-2:00 p.m.
December 1 -- 10:00-11:00 a.m.
High Performance Computing: Theory and Practice
Merit Webinar Series, featuring Charles Antonelli of the University of Michigan
December 15, 11:00 a.m., online
Winter MITE Forum meeting
January 19, 2012, Farmington Hills
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January 30-February 3, 2012, online
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Feb. 28-March 2, Ann Arbor