EMEA Software Customer Forums 2017
Dublin, 16 – 19 May
Register now for the Hewlett Packard Enterprise EMEA Software Customer Forums 2017
Join Hewlett Packard Enterprise for the EMEA Software Customer Forums in Dublin, from 16 – 19 May.
annual strategy and best practice-sharing event features the latest in industry
trends and product innovations across our IT Operations Management and Application
Delivery Management portfolios.
You will also get a sneak peek at some upcoming, new and exciting product
now for your chance to:
For more information and to register, please visit our event website. We have some great speakers already confirmed and will be adding more
details in the coming weeks. This event is free of charge for commercial HPE
customers and partners.
from your peers: existing HPE customers from across Europe,
the Middle East and Africa will share best practices, benefits gained and
lessons learned, during short presentations and panel discussions
the latest product developments and partner offerings:
gain insight into the HPE product roadmap and service offerings and get
hands on experience with our latest software demos
with HPE Software executives, product management and support:
provide your feedback and have more in-depth conversations in a private
with your peers: there are plenty of opportunities to expand
your network in fun and informal settings during our receptions, lunches
and evening entertainment
We look forward to seeing you in Dublin!
HPE Americas ITOM Summit
May 1 – 3, 2017
Accelerate IT to the Speed of Business
We are thrilled to announce the next Americas Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Software ITOM Summit in Dallas at the Renaissance Dallas Hotel, May 1 – 3, 2017. By popular demand, the ITOM Summit will now include tracks for IT Service Management Automation (ITSMA), Hybrid Cloud Management, Infrastructure Automation, and Autonomous Operations.
Software only Customers who normally attend Discover for ITOM best practices, roadmaps, and product launches/updates will want to attend the AMS ITOM Summit as this level of content will not be at Discover 2017 Las Vegas.
As companies move to digital enterprises, transforming IT Operations Management (ITOM) will enable IT to accelerate to the speed of business. Attend the ITOM Summit to learn how you, the IT Operations Management professional, can be a leader as your company embraces digital transformation.
The ITOM Summit will have four tracks:
• ITSMA: Learn how you can improve the user experience, increase staff efficiency, and enhance speed and agility so that IT can accelerate the launch of new business initiatives. Discover the power of big data to improve insight, deliver knowledge, and identify trends.
• Hybrid Cloud Management: See how you can improve IT agility, responsiveness, and efficiency. Explore how to transform IT service delivery and accelerate innovation. Learn best practices in moving to the cloud as your business transforms to a digital enterprise.
• Infrastructure Automation: Learn how you can reduce the cost of IT operations and accelerate service delivery. Find out how to use smart analytics to avoid reactive troubleshooting.
• Autonomous Operations: See how you can fix issues before service disruption, optimize resource allocations, and respond swiftly to new business needs to position IT as a valued partner to the business. Learn how to successfully manage your IT infrastructure to reduce costs and increase agility.
As always, the event will feature an all-star lineup of speakers with the majority of the content presented by key customers. In addition, the HPE product management team will host roundtable discussions and provide demos of our latest solutions. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network with peers, HPE partners, HPE product experts, and HPE ITOM executives. The previous Americas ITOM Summits have been amazing, with customers attending from across the US, Canada, Mexico and the Middle East. In the words of a customer attendee: "Best conference EVER. Such a great experience.”
As the saying goes, "everything is bigger in Texas.” That certainly holds true for this event, our biggest ITOM Summit to date. Please mark your calendar for May 1 – 3, 2017 and register today. If you have questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
It’s "Time”… join Vivit in London at Discover 2016
! Register now
and receive your Vivit member discount. Your independent HPE software user community is working around the clock to help you interact with experts and peers and learn more about Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s most innovative technologies. With over 37K members worldwide, Vivit is proud to have the best and brightest as its members and volunteers. Whether you participate in one of Vivit’s Breakout Sessions, Roundtable Sessions or spend time at the Vivit booth in the transformation zone, you’ll be connecting with other HPE software users and can collaborate with other members, special interest groups, local user groups, and the elected board of directors. We invite you to take a selfie at our London themed booth and register to win one of Vivit’s great travel prizes.
Discover 2016 London Breakout Sessions
Protect your Knowledge and your Business
BB11499 | Thursday 1 December | 9:30 - 10:30
Business Unit Manager
In this Breakout Session, you will learn about all the risks your business faces, including new risks created by IoT. Find out how you should protect your data and prepare to recover from disaster. Discover how Hewlett Packard Enterprise can help your organization stay one step ahead. You will take a closer look at Tesla IoT and learn why Tesla is concerned about data protection and fast recovery from disaster. You will also learn how the HPE Adoption Readiness Tool (ART) can help protect your business.
Four Key Focus Areas for Effective Performance Engineering
BB11501 | Tuesday 29 November | 11:00 - 12:00
Senior Director, Technology and Product Innovation
Corporation Service Company
Effective performance engineering is a methodology that many technology and business teams adopt to transform their organizations. During this Breakout Session, you will focus on four key areas of effective performance engineering. Join us to participate and learn how to build, develop, optimize and focus. The discussion will include references from the O'Reilly Media book titled, Effective Performance Engineering, co-authored by the speaker of this session.
Modern Software Testing in a Digital Context
TB11500 | Wednesday 30 November | 12:30 - 13:30
Service Delivery Director and Product Owner
Infuse Consulting Limited
Testing in a digital context requires a significant change from traditional testing approaches. Underpinning digital is the desire to have dynamic systems, often sourced for a variety of vendors, providing services that can be ill defined but highly desired. This session will look at how to tie in test automation, performance testing and service virtualization, within Agile structured test management frameworks, that can respond with the flexibility that businesses require, whilst assuring the desired quality.
Vivit Roundtable Sessions at Discover 2016 London
Vivit Roundtable sessions will be held at the Vivit Booth Guru Bar from 29 November – 1 December.
Register Now for one of these informative sessions where you can give and receive targeted feedback, engage in in-depth discussions, and meet colleagues with similar interests.
29 November 2016 • Excel London
Vivit Partner Session
29 November 2016 • Excel London
A Journey into DevOps at Rabobank?
30 November 2016 • Excel London
3 Unspoken Truths to Know about Security for 2017
30 November 2016 • Excel London
Vivit Leader Meeting
1 December, 2016 • Excel London
Tales from the Frontline: Implementing Performance Center 12.53 at Lloyds Banking Group
1 December, 2016 • Excel London
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Discover 2016 London takes place at ExCeL London
, One Eastern Gateway, London E16 1FR.
Book your hotel room
HPE has arranged for special rates at nearly 50 hotels near ExCel London. Please make your reservation when you register for Discover. Browse the list of event hotels
to find the style and location that you prefer. To obtain the event rate, book your accommodations for a minimum two-night stay, including Tuesday, 29 November and Wednesday, 30 November. For support with hotel bookings, please contact the Discover 2016 London Hotel Team
Check your visa requirements
Attendees holding passports from specified regions will require a visa to enter the UK. Please check the list of countries
to see if you will require a visa. If the country issuing your passport is on the list, you may request a visa invitation letter from Hewlett Packard Enterprise when you register for Discover 2016. We will send the letter directly to you after receiving event registration, passport information and full event payment. Visa invitations are issued for a two-week period, 21 November – 5 December, 2016 and may not be extended. For more information, visit here
Ground transportation to ExCeL London
When you first arrive at ExCeL, please visit Registration, located at the East Entrance, Capital Hall. If your schedule permits, register on Monday, as Registration likely will be busy Tuesday morning. Registration is open Monday 08:00 – 19:00. Your photo ID is required.
You will receive your event badge when you complete your registration onsite. Make sure to wear your badge at all times throughout Discover 2016, including on Wednesday for the Discover 2016 Celebration night.
Discover 2016 London - Vivit Booth Schedule
We invite you to take a selfie at our London themed booth and register to win one of Vivit’s great travel prizes all while connecting with other HPE software users, members, special interest groups, local user groups and the elected board of directors.
|9:00 - 19:00
|9:00 - 18:30
|9:00 - 15:00
|14:00 - 16:00
|14:00 - 16:00
|Vivit Member Reception
|17:30 - 19:00
||18:30 - 23:00
Vivit will be hosting Roundtable sessions at our booth at the Guru Bar, these sessions can only be registered for on the Vivit website, they are not in the Discover London agenda builder. Be sure to include them with your other sessions when you create your personalized event schedule through the Discover Agenda Builder
. Vivit is also hosting three breakout sessions
this year that are in the Agenda Builder
Transportation during the event
We are excited to be a part of Discover 2016 in London, a busy and vibrant city. Since road traffic can be unpredictable, we recommend using London’s public transport system, the best in the world. The London Underground (the Tube) and DLR (Docklands Light Railway) are the most efficient and cost-effective methods of travel during your stay.
We recommend that you purchase an Oyster Card on arrival in London or use one of the pay-as-you-go options for public transport. This is a more cost-effective option than purchasing tickets for individual journeys. Payment options on public transport are as follows.
- Oyster Cards (£3.00 card deposit and a recommended £20.00 to cover three days of travel at Discover 2016)
- Contactless debit or credit cards
- Apple Pay
- Android Pay
Clear travel instructions for the journey between event hotels and ExCeL London will be available at your hotel and the venue.
HPE Discover app
Navigate Discover like a pro. The HPE Discover app helps you optimize your event experience.
- View the event agenda
- Choose your favorite sessions
- Follow event news and social media updates
- Get event maps and Transformation Zone self-guided tours
- Check out Discover videos
Search your app store for "HPE Discover 2016" or download here
. Be sure to keep your app updated as new features and content will continue to be added.
Attendee Information Center
Located near the entrance to the Transformation Zone, the Attendee Information Center is your onsite help desk. Get help navigating the event, look for sessions or learn more about Transformation Zone Tours.
Need more info about your Discover 2016 London experience? Check out the Discover A-Z Guide
Recommended items to pack
You’ll do a lot of walking while at Discover 2016, and the spread-out venue and busy schedule can tire a body. Consider including these "tradeshow essentials” in your packing list:
- comfortable walking shoes
- adhesive bandages
- business cards
- antibacterial gel
- USB flash drive
- power sources for your gadgets (the venue will accommodate European plugs, make sure to bring adapters fit for Europe!)
- a compact umbrella (in case rumors of rainy London prove true!)
We look forward to seeing you in London at Discover 2016
, 29 November – 1 December.