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Meet the Speakers Part 3: Unforgettable Thought-Leaders

By AHEAD June 17, 2016 at 02 00 PM

In parts one and two of the Meet the Speakers series, we introduced you to Looking AHEAD's keynote speaker, Dan Lyons, and the speakers of our afternoon session, Disrupt Your Data Center with Transformative CI & HCI Technologies, Chad Sakac, Dheeraj Pandey, and Matt Smorto. The fun doesn't stop there, though. In just a few days, you'll get to see 10 additional industry thought-leaders--from AHEAD, Intel, Amazon, and much more--take the stage as they share their takes on current technologies and IT industry trends. 

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Topics: Nutanix, VCE, Converged Infrastructure, Looking AHEAD, EMC, Cisco, Hyperconverged Infrastructure, Looking AHEAD 2016

An Introduction to the AHEAD Cloud Delivery Platform Part 1

By AHEAD June 15, 2016 at 02 47 PM

Over the last several months, whether it be on our website, in our emails, or from your colleagues, you've likely heard mention of the AHEAD Cloud Delivery Platform (CDP). And with Looking AHEAD right around the corner (REGISTER HERE!!), you can be sure that the CDP will be a dominating theme throughout the entirety of the day. So what is the AHEAD Cloud Delivery Platform? In case you've been living under a rock, or just need a little more clarification, AHEAD's Chief Technology Officer, Eric Kaplan, has broken down the basics of this comprehensive platform for you to digest a little easier. 

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Topics: IT, Enterprise Service Management, Mobility, Cloud Management and Automation, CDP, Cloud Delivery Platform, Data Center Infrastructure

Cloud Management Tools: Using vRealize Code Stream to Facilitate CI/CD

By Tim Curless June 14, 2016 at 04 04 PM

Part of the AHEAD Cloud Delivery Platform (cloud management and automation component) focuses on DevOps and modern software development methodologies. We understand that there is no point in building the world’s greatest cloud if no one uses it. As part of our journey, we’ve begun looking at tools that enable DevOps practices, namely Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD). One of the classes of tools that helps facilitate CI/CD is called Application Release Automation tools, and I’d like to focus on one example in this post: vRealize Code Stream.

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Topics: DevOps, Code Control, vRealize Code Stream, CI/CD

Your Top 10 Reasons for Coming to Looking AHEAD 2016

By AHEAD June 10, 2016 at 04 04 PM

If you've been following AHEAD to any degree in 2016, you know that Looking AHEAD is just around the corner. And if you haven't taken notice yet, now's the best time to start!

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Topics: Looking AHEAD, Looking AHEAD 2016, CDP

Meet the Speakers Part 2: Disrupt Your Data Center with Leading Tech Titans

By AHEAD June 08, 2016 at 12 58 PM

We're officially in the home stretch; Looking AHEAD 2016 is only TWO WEEKS (and one day) away on June 23! And even though we'll be busy piecing together details up until the last minute to make this event perfect for you, we want you to relax and enjoy the show. In the meantime, here's an introduction to a few more of the featured speakers who'll be ending our day with a bang with their session, Disrupt Your Data Center with Transformative CI & HCI Technologies. Also, check out part one of the Meet the Speakers series and read about Looking AHEAD's keynote speaker, Dan Lyons, if you haven't already! 

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Topics: Nutanix, VCE, Converged Infrastructure, Looking AHEAD, EMC, Cisco, Hyperconverged Infrastructure, Looking AHEAD 2016

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