vForum 2015 Singapore
3 - 4 November 2015
Raffles City Convention Centre

AGENDA - vFORUM

Tuesday, 3 November - Main Agenda

7:30AM - 8:55AM Registration and Solutions Exchange Visit
8:55AM - 9:10AM Welcome and Introduction
Colin Png, Senior Marketing Director, ASEAN, VMware
9:10AM - 9:35AM One Cloud. Any Application. Any Device: The New Model of IT in the Mobile Cloud Era
Carl Eschenbach, President and Chief Operating Officer, VMware
9:35AM - 9:50AM A Customer's Perspective
Francis Fan, Group Director, Technology Management, Integrated Health Information Systems (IHiS)
9:50AM - 10:30AM Build, Run, Deliver and Secure Any Application as One Cloud, to Any Device
Raghu Raghuram, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Software-Defined Data Center Division
and Sanjay Deshmukh, Vice President, End-User Computing, APJ, VMware.
10:30AM - 11:10AM Morning Tea Break and Solutions Exchange Visit
  Breakout Session 1 Breakout Session 2 Breakout Session 3
11:10AM - 11:40AM Micro Data Centers: The Perfect Choice for Edge Computing
Ronald Schepers, Vice President, IT Business Singapore, Schneider Electric
Evolving Cloud & Datacentre Operations with Security Built for Purpose
Paul Hidalgo, Regional Solution Architect, Trend Micro
Upgrading to vSphere 6: The Right Way
Nick Tan, System Engineer, Veeam
11:40AM - 12:10PM The Software-Defined Data Center: Security for the New Battlefield
Akmal Hamawi, NSX Sales Lead, APJ, VMware
Build and Run Cloud Native Apps in Your Software-Defined Data Center
Jean-Paul Bovaird, Senior Product Marketing Manager, VMware
Driving Productivity with VMware Collaboration Bundle
Constantine Kipnis, Enterprise Account Executive, AirWatch by VMware
12:10PM - 12:40PM Unified Availability & Protection of Enterprise Workloads in Hybrid Clouds
Vic Ciencia, Director, Technical Sales & Services (Pre-sales), ASEAN, Veritas
Consolidating Mixed-Workloads with Agile All-Flash Private Clouds
Amit Sharma, Advisory Systems Engineer, South East Asia, EMC
Simplify Cloud Deployment by Extending Your Investment in Cloud Automation to Physical Hardware
Rizal Yunus, Product Manager, Enterprise Business Group, Lenovo
12:40PM - 1.40PM Lunch and Solutions Exchange Visit
1:40PM - 2:20PM Rethinking Enterprise Storage: The Rise Of Hyper - Converged Infrastructure
Yethoven Tukimin, Senior Systems Engineer, ASEAN VMware
Three Key Tenets for Implementing a Cloud Management Platform to Develop a Hybrid Cloud Strategy
Lee Poh Wah, Chief Partner Solutions Strategist, ASEAN, VMware and HOL Team
Extending the Power of Desktop Virtualization with Identity and Application Lifecycle Management
William Ngoh, Senior Product Marketing Manager, EUC, VMware
2:20PM - 2:50PM Hyperconverged Infrastructure: Production and Backup Refresh
Scott Morris, Vice President, Asia Pacific, SimpliVity
Secure Your Security Investment with Continuous Network Monitoring
Dick Bussiere, Principal Architect, APAC, Tenable Network Security
Advanced Per-VM Monitoring and Analytics from Your Storage Platform
Sathish Murthy, Solution Architect, APJ, Nimble Storage
2:50PM - 3:30PM The Practical Path to NSX
Ansar Ahmed, Senior Systems Engineer, Networking & Security, ASEAN, VMware
Application Aware Operations for the Software-Defined Data Center
Clement Wong, Cloud Management Architect, ASEAN, VMware
Leveraging Windows 10 to Redefine App and Endpoint Management
Edwin Lee, Director, ASEAN, AirWatch by VMware
3.30PM - 4.00PM Afternoon Tea Break & Solutions Exchange Visit
4:00PM - 4:30PM NTT Communications’ Global Carrier Cloud - Enhancing Moving to Cloud and Boost Your Business
Koichi Owari, Senior Marketing Manager, NTT Communications
Solve Your Complex IT Challenges with One Simple Solution
Amalanand D’Silva, Technical Director, Unified Compute Platform (UPC), APAC, Hitachi Data Systems
Realizing the Full Potential of Virtualization with Dell Enterprise Infrastructure
Timothy Chua, APJ PowerEdge Business Manager, Dell Global B.V
4:30PM - 5:10PM Zero Downtime Application Mobility with Site Recovery Manager
Tessa Davis, Systems Engineer, ASEAN, VMware
The Art of Elasticity - Building an In-House Auto-Scaling SDDC
Howard Tang, Senior Enterprise Management Specialist, APJ, VMware
Mastering Performance Monitoring and Capacity Planning
Iwan Rahabok, Systems Engineer & Sunny Dua, Senior Consultant, ASEAN, VMware
5:10PM - 5:30PM Day 1 Conclusion | Lucky Draw

Tuesday, 3 November - Technical Workshop

  Technical Workshop 1
(Moor Room)
Technical Workshop 2
(Hullet Room)
Technical Workshop 3
(VIP Lounge)
DevOps Workshop
(Bras Basah Room)
11:10AM - 12:40PM Mastering Performance Monitoring and Capacity Planning Workshop
Iwan Rahabok, Systems Engineer & Sunny Dua, Senior Consultant, VMware
Becoming a vRealize Automagician: Why Automation isn’t Automatic
Howard Tang, Senior Enterprise Management Specialist, APJ, and Clement Wong, Cloud Management Architect, ASEAN, VMware
Design Essentials of SDDC: Compute Virtualization, Network and Security Virtualization, Storage Virtualization
Michael Francis, Principal Architect, Professional Services Engineering, Brian Watrous, Senior Technical Instructor, AMER and Rakul Rajaram, Technical Trainer, ASEAN, VMware
Architecting for Continuous Improvement across the SDLC
Roman Tarnavsk, Business Solutions Architect, Cloud-Native Applications Practice, APJ, VMware and Jason Jackson, CTO and Director of Advanced Field Engineering, APJ, Pivotal
12:40PM - 1.40PM Lunch and Solutions Exchange Visit
  Hybrid Cloud Workshop
(Moor Room)
Technical Workshop 2
(Hullet Room)
Technical Workshop 3
(VIP Lounge)
DevOps Workshop
(Bras Basah Room)
1:40PM - 2:00PM (1:40pm - 2:10pm)
Unleash the Power of Hybrid Cloud with VMware vCloud Air Network

Mark Smith, Managing Director, Cloud Services, APJ, VMware
VMware Validated Reference Design (VVRD) for a Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC)
Rahul Gupta, Senior Technical Accounts Manager, ASEAN & Michael Fu, Technical Account Manager, ASEAN, VMware
Data Center Design Workshop
Michael Francis, Principal Architect, Professional Services Engineering, Brian Watrous, Senior Technical Instructor, AMER and Rakul Rajaram, Technical Trainer, ASEAN, VMware
Practical Developer Agility - Workflows and Automation to Speed Application Delivery
Muneyb Minhazuddin, Senior Product Marketing Director, APJ, VMware, Roman Tarnavsk, Business Solutions Architect, Cloud-Native Applications Practice, APJ, VMware and Jason Jackson, CTO and Director of Advanced Field Engineering, APJ, Pivotal
2:00PM - 2:45PM (2:10pm - 2:55pm)
Migrating VMware workloads to the Cloud - Real World examples with Singtel

Edward Chew, Strategic Architect, Hybrid Cloud Services, APJ, VMware
2:45PM - 3:30PM (2:55pm - 3.30pm)
Hybrid Cloud Security

Edward Chew, Strategic Architect, Hybrid Cloud Services, APJ, VMware
3.30PM - 4.00PM Afternoon Tea Break & Solutions Exchange Visit
4:00PM - 4:30PM (4.00pm - 4.25pm)
VMware vCloud Air & vCloud Air Network Technologies

Edward Chew, Strategic Architect, Hybrid Cloud Services, APJ, VMware
Managing Your Laptops in a Modern Mobile Framework
Jackson Oh, Technical Services Lead, ASEAN, AirWatch by VMware
Network Virtualization Design Workshop
Michael Francis, Principal Architect, Professional Services Engineering, Brian Watrous, Senior Technical Instructor, AMER and Rakul Rajaram, Technical Trainer, ASEAN, VMware
VMware DevOps Apps Stack
Clement Wong, Cloud Management Architect, ASEAN, VMware
4:30PM - 5:10PM (4.25pm - 5.10pm)
Digital Workspace Enabler Discussion with CT 4

Edward Chew, Strategic Architect, Hybrid Cloud Services, APJ, VMware
5:10PM - 5:30PM Day 1 Conclusion | Lucky Draw

Tuesday, 3 November - Hands-on Labs


The VMware Hands-On Labs demonstrate the real value of VMware solutions in real time. vForum attendees gain special access to the latest VMware technologies without requiring the purchase of equipment, software, or licenses. Attendees explore topics such as the Software-Defined Data Center, Enterprise Mobility, and the Hybrid Cloud with a VMware-provided equipment, and experiment in the lab for 60-90 minutes. Product experts are on hand to provide one-on-one guidance. After a successful run of the lab, the environment is reset to a fresh state for the next participant. View Hands-On Lab Sessions here.


Wednesday, 4 November - Main Agenda

8:00AM - 8:55AM Registration and Exhibition Showcase Open
8:55AM - 9:00AM Breakout Session 1 Breakout Session 2 Breakout Session 3
9:00AM - 10:30AM Smart Software is Indispensable, Smart Networking Hardware is Fundamental
Al da Silva, Consulting Systems Engineer, Centre of Excellence - APAC, Juniper Networks and Cedric Rajendran, Staff Engineer, Technical Support, VMware
An Extensible Solution for Software-Driven Data Centers with VMware and Arista
Huang Yajian, Systems Engineering Manager, APAC, Arista Networks and Ansar Ahmed, Senior Systems Engineer, Networking & Security, ASEAN, VMware
Software-Defined Datacenter – Rapidly Turning Data into Better Business Decisions and Better Customer Outcomes
John Martin, Director of Strategy and Technology, Office of the CTO – APAC, Netapp and Santosh Choudhary, Senior Systems Engineer, APJ, VMware
10:30AM - 11.00AM Morning Tea
11:00AM - 12:30PM Reduce your Risk of Breach in a Virtualized Data Center
Philippe Alcoy, Technical Director, APAC, Rapid7 and Eugene Phua, Senior Partner Systems Engineer, VMware
Data Center in Transition – A Journey to a Secure Hybrid Data Center
Jacob Sendowski, Product Manager for Software-Defined Data Center and Private Clouds, Intel Security and Iwan Rahabok, Systems Engineer, VMware
Delivering Scalable, Graphics Rich Virtual Desktops with NVIDIA GRID, vGPU, VMware Horizon and vSphere
Jeremy Main, Senior Solution Architect, NVIDIA, Milan Diebel, Senior Product Manager, NVIDIA and Prasanna Sankar, Technical Support Director, Global Support Services, VMware
12:30PM - 1:00PM Day 2 Conclusion | Lucky Draw

Wednesday, 4 November - Technical Agenda

  Technical Workshop 1
(Moor Room)
Technical Workshop 2
(Hullet Room)
Technical Workshop 3
(VIP Room)
9:00AM - 10:30AM Architecting Disaster Recovery of Tier 1 Applications (SAP, Oracle, SQL & Exchange) Using Site Recovery Manager and vSphere 6
Marc Fong, Technical Account Manager and Yethoven Tukimin, Senior Systems Engineer, ASEAN, VMware
Extreme Performance Series: Virtual SAN Performance Deep-Dive
Zod Chen, Systems Engineer and Tan Hee Teck, Senior Systems Engineer, VMware
Design Essentials of SDDC: Compute Virtualization, Network and Security Virtualization, Storage Virtualization (Repeat)
Michael Francis, Principal Architect, Professional Services Engineering, Brian Watrous, Senior Technical Instructor, AMER and Rakul Rajaram, Technical Trainer, ASEAN, VMware
10:30AM - 11.00AM Morning Tea
11:00AM - 12:30PM Building a Stretched Cluster with Virtual SAN
Kenon Owens, Senior Business Solutions Architect, APJ and Yethoven Tukimin, Senior Systems Engineer, ASEAN, VMware
Extreme Performance Series: Maximize Performance on vSphere 6
Rahul Gupta, Senior Technical Accounts Manager, ASEAN and Santosh Choudhary, Senior Systems Engineer, APJ, VMware
Cloud Design Workshop
Michael Francis, Principal Architect, Professional Services Engineering, Brian Watrous, Senior Technical Instructor, AMER and Rakul Rajaram, Technical Trainer, ASEAN, VMware
12:30PM - 1:00PM Day 2 Conclusion | Lucky Draw

Wednesday, 4 November - Hands-on Labs


The VMware Hands-On Labs demonstrate the real value of VMware solutions in real time. vForum attendees gain special access to the latest VMware technologies without requiring the purchase of equipment, software, or licenses. Attendees explore topics such as the Software-Defined Data Center, Enterprise Mobility, and the Hybrid Cloud with a VMware-provided equipment, and experiment in the lab for 60-90 minutes. Product experts are on hand to provide one-on-one guidance. After a successful run of the lab, the environment is reset to a fresh state for the next participant. View Hands-On Lab Sessions here.

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