April 2015
In This Issue

Join Vivit at HP Discover 2015 Las Vegas

Call for Sponsors at HP Discover 2015 Las Vegas

Last Chance to Nominate: Vivit Americas 2015 Awards

Vote for Three Board of Director Seats and Proposed By-Laws Changes Today!

HP Software Americas IT Service Management Summit

Join Vivit at HP Protect 2015

Be the Top Virtual Contributor in 2015!

Spotlight on a Volunteer

New Leader Welcomed

Upcoming Meetings

Upcoming Webinars

View Recent Vivit Webinars

















 
 

Join Vivit at HP Discover 2015 Las Vegas, June 2-4
HP Discover 2015

Register Today!

Use this unique Vivit Worldwide Link
www.hp.com/go/discover/vivit

and you can receive
$300 off your conference pass
for HP Discover 2015 Las Vegas.


Register

Attend HP Discover to benefit from the nearly 200 HP Software sessions offered at HP Discover 2015 in Las Vegas, June 2-4.

Select the content that best meets your organization’s needs, including applications development, IT operations, security, mobility, big data and cloud. Hear from the experts. Ask them your questions in person. See demos of the newest technology first-hand.

And don’t forget an extra benefit: ExpertOne training is included in your HP Discover registration fee, and certification exams will be given on-site. Extend your knowledge and skills onsite!

We encourage our Vivit members to attend and hope to see you at HP Discover. Stop by our booth when you’re there!

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Call for Sponsors at HP Discover 2015 Las Vegas
Deep Dive
Engage with HP Discover event delegates and members worldwide with a 4-hour advanced HP Software Solution Deep Dive Session. This is a great opportunity for HP Software and partners to show their unique benefit to this target audience. Confirm a spot today!

For additional information, please contact Rocky Pisto at rocky.pisto@vivit-worldwide.org.

Last Chance to Nominate: Vivit Americas 2015 Awards
The vast network of Chapters and Special Interest Groups, educational opportunities, and advocacy programs of Vivit are made possible by hundreds of dedicated volunteers from all corners of the world. It is time to reflect and recognize outstanding service from members in the Americas region. Please take a moment to nominate a fellow member located in the Americas for:

Leader of the Year | Champion of the Year | Speaker of the Year

Nominations close on April 10, 2015.

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Vote for Three Board of Director Seats and Proposed By-Laws Changes Today!


Elections are now open for the selection of three Directors on the Vivit Board. Eligible voters are defined as all active members who are not employed by HP. Elections will run until Friday, May 1, 2015, or until we meet our 10% member quorum. We urge you to vote now! Member sign-in required. We have some great candidates and we appreciate your support in this election process.

Additionally, Vivit members are being asked to vote on a proposed change to the Vivit by-laws. The details of these proposed changes can be found at the bottom of the voting page, below the Board of Directors voting section.

Your vote on both the Directors elections and the proposed by-laws changes is important, so please take the time to cast your vote!
Vote

HP Software Americas IT Service Management Summit

IT Service Management Summit
Join the first edition of the HP Americas IT Service Management Summit on April 21– 22, 2015 in Orlando, FL.

This strategy and best practice sharing event will showcase the latest product innovations and give a select audience of HP ITSM customers the opportunity to network, share success and discuss challenges with peers, product experts and HP executives.


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Join Vivit at HP Protect 2015, September 2-4

HP Protect 2015
Vivit is excited to once again attend HP Protect and invite our members to HP’s largest security event of the year.

HP Protect takes place September 2-4 at the Gaylord National Resort in National Harbor, MD, just outside of Washington, D.C. The new venue offers more space, which means more attendees, more partners and more content targeted at proactive security that integrates information correlation, app analysis and network-level defense.

This is a not-to-miss event for anyone interested in protecting users, apps, information and interactions between them.

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Be the Top Virtual Contributor in 2015!

2015 Top Virtual Contributor
Participate in the Top Virtual Contributor program in 2015! Vivit award points are given to members for participating in various activities on our website. In addition, the member who earns the most points each year will be recognized as the Top Virtual Contributor of the Year. We will recognize one member from the Americas region and one from the EMEA/APJ region at the HP Discover Conference in June and December. Don’t miss out. Start earning points today. Find out how to become a Top Virtual Contributor here.

Top 10 Virtual Contributors for February
1. Muhammad Malik United States
2. Jeff Comley United States
3. Gordadze
Vadim
Russia
4. RobbieClay-Ament United States
5. Venu Cherukuri United States
6.MacBullock United States
7.EricCasciatoUnited States
8.Mark Ford
United States
9. Philipp
Koch
Denmark
10.Jason
Drisko
United States

Spotlight on a Volunteer
Bernard Szmczak

Bernard Szymczak
IT Systems Engineer Lead
Progressive Insurance
Ohio Chapter Leader
TQA SIG Leader

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New Leader Welcomed
Mark Carter
Mark Carter
Pepsico
Project & Portfolio Management SIG Leader

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Upcoming Meetings

April 1
6, 2015 Kansas City, Kansas
Vivit Meeting Lab Manager and Testing
Register

Upcoming Webinars

April 7, 2015
Scaling Agile to the Enterprise with HP Agile Manager
8:00 - 9:00 AM PDT (Los Angeles), 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT (New York), 17:00 - 18:00 CET (Frankfurt)
Register
April 16, 2015
Vivit Florida Chapter Webinar - Common HP Software Support Issues YOU Can Resolve!
9:00 - 10:00 AM PDT (Los Angeles), 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT (Florida), 18:00 - 19:00 CET (Frankfurt)
Register
April 21, 2015
Smart Lifecycle Management for SAP
8:00 - 9:00 AM PDT (Los Angeles), 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT (New York), 17:00 - 18:00 CEST (Frankfurt)
Register
April 28, 2015
Building a Human Firewall starts with Security Awareness
8:00 - 9:00 AM PDT (Los Angeles), 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT (New York), 17:00 - 18:00 CEST (Frankfurt)
Register

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View Recent Vivit Webinars

Join hundreds of fellow Vivit members who have already participated in the webinars below. Hear from top experts and visionaries in the industry and learn what is new with HP Software products. View recordings today.


ViewTransforming Test Automation: Scriptless Testing Comes of Age
ViewTesting Trends - Focusing on the Right Test Tools and Industrializing Their Usage (EMEA)
ViewTesting Trends - Focusing on the Right Test Tools and Industrializing Their Usage (Americas)
ViewEnd-to-End DevOps with HP Software Stack and Codar
ViewBest Practices in IT Architecture
ViewService Anywhere March 2015: Big Data Service Desk
ViewWhat is New: HP LoadRunner 12.02, HP Performance Center 12.20, StormRunner 1.20

View Recent HP Software Webinars

If you missed an HP Software web event, you can view it on Vivit’s website. Vivit now has a landing page with all the recent HP Software webinars available on-demand.

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