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Learn from the top Data Center providers in NZ

20 May 15

The Data Center environment is evolving rapidly, and new solutions are constantly required to meet the shifting needs of end-users as they grapple with changes in the IT landscape.

Global IT Distributor, Westcon Group, are bringing together a line-up of Data Center decision makers and influencers at “Leap into Data Center” – a one-day tradeshow event focused on enabling Data Center resellers to best address the IT infrastructure demands of their customers. 

For assistance with your Data Center related challenges and projects, mark your calendar for “Leap into Data Center”, hosted by Westcon Group on Wednesday 27th May at their offices in Canaveral Drive, Albany, Auckland.

“Leap into Data Center” will give resellers the opportunity to hear from industry leading vendors on how to ensure organisations operate, protect and develop their data center capabilities in the modern age. 

Over the course of the day, attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy presentations from 11 industry leading vendors: Cisco, F5, Check Point, VMware, Palo Alto, NetApp, APC, Veeam, Juniper, IBM, and Lenovo.

The keynote speaker is Adam Dodds, IDC research manager IT services, who will provide insights into the general state of the Data Center market, discuss emerging trends and the future of Data Center for resellers and end-users.

At the event, attendees will have the opportunity to:

  • Attend presentations focusing on key technology and business issues
  • Learn about all facets of data centre solutions
  • Visit partner demonstration booths for one-on-one meetings, offering significant relationship building opportunities
  • Obtain information and insights presented by the leading vendor partners of the Westcon Group

The day will conclude with networking drinks and nibbles – a great opportunity for attendees to catch-up with industry peers and build relationships. 

To finish the day, there will be a number of prize draws with opportunities to win a Weber Q BBQ, a Nespresso Coffee Machine Pack, and a JB Hi-Fi gift voucher.

Leap into Data Center will take place Wednesday 27 May 2015 at Westcon Academy, 32 Canaveral Drive Albany.

For more information and to register for the event, click here.

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