LONDON, Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VCE, the leader in converged cloud infrastructure systems, will highlight the advanced capabilities of VCE™ Vblock™ Systems to European IT professionals at Cisco Live, London (Jan 28-Feb 1 2013) at booth #P2.Vblock Systems will be on display at both the VCE booth and the Cisco Data Center of the Future booth (#1054) in the World of Solutions. Vblock Systems integrate best-in-class technologies from Cisco, VMware and EMC into a single intelligent converged infrastructure system, providing an ideal foundation for next generation data center modernization efforts.
VCE's in-booth theatre will host presentations from customers and partners, including Skyscape Cloud Services, an innovative cloud service provider who will discuss how cloud computing is changing the delivery of IT in the UK Public Sector, and how Vblock systems enable the company to quickly deploy a scalable, flexible and secure IT infrastructure to facilitate the move to cloud.
"IT must transform to more rapidly and efficiently deliver business value, and converged infrastructure clearly accelerated that transformation," said David Yen, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Cisco Data Center Group. "Gartner's recognition of VCE as the market share leader for Integrated Infrastructure Systems demonstrates the high level of customer value placed on Vblock Systems for secure, mission critical environments."
VCE will be featured in the following Cisco Live agenda activities:
- Breakout Session: Run Mission Critical Applications in a Multi-tenant Converged Infrastructure Today; Don Norbeck, Office of the CTO, VCE; Tuesday, 29 January, 14:15-15:15
- Case Study Session: A real-world perspective from a global financial management leader on the world's most advanced converged infrastructure; Julianne Morrison, VCE; Thursday, 31 January, 11:30-12:15
Throughout the event, Cisco, EMC and VCE will participate in a joint demonstration on Transforming Cloud Automation. Visitors to the VCE booth will also see Vblock System demonstrations highlighting its advanced capabilities, including workload mobility automation, automation and orchestration solutions, desktop virtualization, data protection and accelerating the journey to IT transformation.
VCE, formed by Cisco and EMC with investments from VMware and Intel, accelerates the adoption of converged infrastructure and cloud-based computing models that dramatically reduce the cost of IT while improving time to market for our customers. VCE, through the Vblock System, delivers the industry's first completely integrated IT offering with end-to-end vendor accountability. VCE's prepackaged solutions are available through an extensive partner network, and cover horizontal applications, vertical industry offerings, and application development environments, allowing customers to focus on business innovation instead of integrating, validating and managing IT infrastructure.
VCE and Vblock are registered trademarks or trademarks of VCE Company LLC or its affiliates in the United States and/or other countries.
EMC is a registered trademark of EMC Corporation in the United States and other countries.
VMware is a registered trademark of VMware, Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions
Cisco is a registered trademark or trademark of Cisco Systems, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the United States and certain other countries.
All other trademarks used herein are the property of their respective owners.