We are excited to announce our agenda for vFORUM 2018! Please note that days, times, and sessions are subject to change -  so check back frequently for the most up-to-date information. 

 

October 18, 2018 - Thursday

TOPICS

07:30 AM
Registration Opens
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Keynote: Pioneers of the Possible

Rajiv Ramaswami, COO, VMware Products and Cloud Services, will kick off vFORUM on Day 2 sharing how VMware continues to innovate in technologies like cloud, mobile, networking, and security – as well as drive new technologies in emerging areas like IoT, artificial intelligence, machine learning and edge computing. Come see the work of two extraordinary local Australian innovators Dr Fang Chen, Data61/CSIRO and Dr. Dean Economou, Telstra as they explore the essence of creativity, technology, and behavior joined by VMware’s Kit Colbert, CTO, Cloud Platform and Mimi Spier, VP Internet of Things.

Learn about pushing past the boundaries of what’s possible.
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Break

Integrate Public Clouds & Modernise Data Centre

8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
[Sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise]
Composable Infrastructure Innovations: HPE Synergy and Cloud Foundation
Room : Taj Mahal
VMware Cloud on AWS – What It Is and Why it Matters
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
[Sponsored by Rackspace]
Private or Public Cloud? Why Choose When You Can Have the Best of Both with VMware Cloud on AWS?
Room : Taj Mahal
[Sponsored by Dell EMC]
VxRack SDDC & VMware Cloud Foundation
Room : The Palais
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
VMware Cloud on AWS: Architecting and Managing the Cloud – Advanced
Room : Big Top
[Sponsored by Lenovo]
Lenovo Engineered Solutions for VMware Cloud
Room : Taj Mahal
[Sponsored by Data#3]
Digital Transformation: Developing Digital Dexterity
Room : The Palais
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
What’s New with Cloud Foundation: The Simplest Way to Build a Hybrid Cloud
Room : Big Top
[Sponsored by AWS]
Automation with AWS Serverless Services
Room : Taj Mahal
[Sponsored by Veritas]
Veritas & VMware: Deep Integration, Long Partnership
Room : The Palais
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Automation Recipes: Common Use Cases and Integrations
Room : Big Top
[Sponsored Macquarie Cloud Services]
The Power of Service in a Hybrid IT World
Room : Taj Mahal
[Sponsored by IBM]
Modernise Heritage Apps with Container Services
Room : The Palais
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
What's New with vSphere
Room : Big Top
[Sponsored by Zettagrid]
How to Embrace Multi-Cloud and Securely Manage Your Data
Room : Taj Mahal
[Sponsored by Hitachi Vantara]
Getting Value from Your Digital Transformation Strategy
Room : The Palais
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
How to Develop a Multi-Cloud Strategy
Room : Big Top
[Showcase Keynote]
Innovating Beyond HCI: How VMware is Driving the Next Data Centre Revolution
[Sponsored by Veritas]
Veritas & VMware: Deep Integration, Long Partnership
Room : Palais

Transform Networking & Security

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
VMware Cloud Foundation 3.0 Networking Deep Dive
Room : Ted Hopkins
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
[Showcase Keynote] Transforming Security in a Mobile and Cloud World
Room : Ted Hopkins
[Sponsored by IBM]
AI Meets Network
Room : Sunset
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Containers and Kubernetes with NSX
Room : Ted Hopkins
[Sponsored by AWS]
Hybrid Cloud Architecture Design Considerations
Room : Sunset
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Migration, Connectivity & Security for the Hybrid Cloud with NSX Hybrid Connect 
Room : Ted Hopkins
[Sponsored by Trend Micro]
The Security Challenge of Migrating VMware Cloud on AWS
Room : Sunset
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
NSX SD-WAN by VeloCloud Use Cases and Best Practice
Room : Ted Hopkins
[Sponsored by Dell EMC]
Internet of Thieves: How Secure is Your IoT Project?
Room : Sunset
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Accelerate App Security and Availability with vRealize Network Insight
Room : Ted Hopkins
[Sponsored by Rackspace]
Extending Your Security Policies Outside of Your Data Centre
Room : Sunset
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
NSX Data Centre - Troubleshooting NSX for vSphere
Room : Ted Hopkins
[Sponsored by Pivotal]
P to V to C: The Value of Bringing "Everything" to Containers
Room : Sunset

Empower Digital Workspaces

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Co-Manage Workspace ONE + SCCM: Get to Windows 10 Modern Management Faster
Room : Hungry Horse
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Building Your Unique Path to the Digital Workspace
Room : Hungry Horse
[Sponsored by DXC Technology]
Digital Workplace: Notes from the Field
Room : Dodgem Car Rink
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Workspace ONE: Art of the Possible
Room : Hungry Horse
[Sponsored by Dell EMC]
Digital Transformation Solutions from Dell EMC, NVIDIA and VMware Driving VDI Growth
Room : Dodgem Car Rink
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Discover The Latest Workspace ONE Intelligence Capabilities and Use Cases
Room : Hungry Horse
[Sponsored by IBM]
Do You Really Need a Desktop? Three Trends Driving Change in the Modern Digital Workplace.
Room : Dodgem Car Rink
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Deeper Understanding of Workspace ONE Identity Access Management
Room : Hungry Horse
[Sponsored by Dimension Data]
Turning Your Digital Workplace into Reality
Room : Dodgem Car Rink
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Architecting Workspace ONE and Horizon 7 Enterprise: The Official Reference Architecture
Room : Hungry Horse
By VMware: Ten Top Trouble Shooting Issues For Horizon
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Workspace ONE - A Technical Deep Dive
Room : Hungry Horse

Next Gen Trends

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Live Demo: The Era of Application platform, What Does it Mean for the Operation Team
Room : Sonar
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
[Showcase Keynote]
Native Public Clouds & Kubernetes at Scale
Room : Sonar
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
CTO Panel: Emerging Technologies in the Real World
Room : Sonar
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Automating IT Ops with Dispatch Serverless Framework
Room : Sonar
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Project Fractal: Edge Computing for the Real World
Room : Sonar
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Quantum Supremacy: Basics, Outlook, and Security Implications
Room : Sonar
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
VMware at the Edge: Automation, Analytics, and Real-Time Business
Room : Sonar