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Brocade Tech Day 2019 - Frankfurt, Germany

16 May 2019
| 10:00 | Germany | Storage Roadshow

Join Brocade, a Broadcom company, on May 16th at the Sheraton Frankfurt Airport Hotel to hear from Brocade's Subject Matter Experts on Storage Networking trends, exciting developments in SAN Modernisation and Automation, plus the latest on Gen 7 and NVMe.

We are delighted to welcome to Germany our keynote speaker Martin Skagen, VP of Architecture and Technology for the Brocade Storage Networking business unit within Broadcom.

10:00-10:30 Arrival & Registration (coffee)
10:30-10:45 Welcome
Michael Klein, Head of Principal Systems Engineering – EMEA
10:45-12:00 Brocade Storage Networking Technology
Martin Skagen, VP Architecture & Technology – BSN
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:30 Brocade Next Generation SAN Management
Salim Galou, Product Management – BSN
14:30-14:45 Coffee break
14:45-15:45 Brocade Storage Networking Automation
Thomas Scheld, Senior Systems Engineer
15:45-16:45 Emulex Host Bus Adapter Connectivity
Brent Mosbrook, Sr. Director Product Management – Emulex
16:45-17:00 Q&A and Panel discussion
17:00-18:30 Drinks and canapes and meet the experts

Brocade Storage Networking Technology Summit
• Brocade has been in the forefront of storage networking innovation for the past two decades; this session will provide an overview of technology trends in the storage space, flash arrays are the new normal, NVMe over Fibre Channel end-to-end is the next step in 2019.
Gen 6 SAN platform performance, functionality and reliability are unmatched for today’s workloads. Gen 7 SAN platforms are on the horizon to support next-generation data centers and the autonomous SAN. Get ready towards Gen7 Storage Area Networks.

Next Generation SAN Management
• This session will cover the new product line for the next generation of SAN management. SANnav Management Portal and SANnav Global View are based on new scale out management technologies to simplify deployment and adopts a new architecture for providing scalable visibility across an organization’s SAN infrastructure. The session will cover planned operational use cases including provisioning, establishing common configuration baselines alongside visibility and troubleshooting, including outlook on SANnav 2.0.

Storage Networking Automation
• Automation is a key factor in enabling DC transformation and increasing agility for IT operations in an efficient manner. The discussion will outline how the Fabric OS (FOS) REST API can be incorporated as a critical part of an organization’s cloud and DevOps automation initiatives. It will introduce baselines and use case examples to simplify typical provisioning of SAN connectivity.

Emulex Connectivity
• This Session will introduce the new Emulex Gen 7 ultra-low latency HBAs, providing 3-5x performance increase over previous generations, which are designed for today’s mission-critical enterprise workloads and emerging mission critical applications. You also get an overview of the Emulex SAN Manager, which extends Brocade SAN Management from the storage network to the host. Learn interesting details about the next step in comprehensive end-to-end SAN management and gain insight into NVMe over Fibre Channel status and FCP equivalency.

Frankfurt Airport, Airport/Terminal 1, Hugo-Eckener-Ring 15
60549 Frankfurt am Main


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If you do not receive this or have any questions please contact your Brocade Account Manager.

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