Cisco Tech Day Seattle - Registration

8 AM – 3:45 PM PST
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Bell Harbor International Conference Center
2211 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98121
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Registration and Breakfast 8:15 AM – 9 AM
Keynote Address: Cyber Security in Today’s World 9 – 9:45 AM
Break 9:45 – 10 AM
Session (1) 10 – 11 AM
Break 11 – 11:15 AM
Session (2) 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM
Lunch 12:15 – 12:45 PM
Solutions Expo Hall 12:45 – 1:15 PM
Session (3) 1:15 – 2:15 PM
Break 2:15 – 2:30 PM
Session (4) 2:30 – 3:30 PM
Raffle 3:30 – 3:45 PM

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9 AM Keynote Address: Cyber Security in Today’s World

Paul Barbosa
Systems Engineering Director, Cisco Commercial West

Paul Barbosa is the Systems Engineering Director for Cisco’s Western US Commercial Market. Commercial West is Cisco’s largest US territory spanning 12 western states. With 20 years of operations experience in I.T. and communications, Paul brings a deep working knowledge of Cisco's technology architectures and experience from Enterprise, Federal and Commercial markets. Before joining Cisco, Paul also served as the Chief Security Architect for the Navy and Marine Corps Intranet.

Session Catalog

Session (1) 10 – 11 AM

Software Defined Everything with Secure Access
As we enter into the era of software-defined everything, where mobile and fixed infrastructures undergo rapid and dynamic change, it is time to invest in and modernize existing services on the network. This session will show you how Cisco DNA automates, orchestrates, secures and simplifies the network across your Campus, Branch and WAN with Software Defined Networking.

Network Automation and Cloud Mobility
The Cisco application-centric data center and cloud management solution can improve your Data Center service delivery or add public cloud application deployment to your offerings. Learn how to securely deploy and manage applications to Data Center, private cloud and public cloud environments. You will also learn how to bring mobility to your private/public cloud offerings so you are not locked into a particular cloud vendor.

Cloud Collaboration & Conferencing: Spark & Webex
Cisco has a cloud strategy that enables message, meeting and calling to any user on any device with a consistent user experience in a rich collaboration environment. By attending this session, you will learn about Cisco's recommended architecture and understand the components & features of these solutions. Covering: Spark, Webex.

Threat Centric Next-Gen Firewall - The Firepower Service Enabled Environment
Are you getting the most out of your next-generation security? See a demonstration and learn about best practices within Cisco Firepower Service Enabled Environments. Covering: ASA and Firepower Services.

Session (2) 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Enterprise - Network Function Virtualization (NFV)
Virtualization of network functions is currently a key trend in networking. See how the latest Cisco innovations in enterprise NFV give you the freedom and flexibility to deploy network services (FW, NAT, IPS, WAAS etc.) as software on any platform in minutes, anywhere on your LAN or WAN.

Data Center Analytics
The increasing need for real time DC analytics with pervasive visibility: In a world characterized by increased virtualization, cloud computing, SDN and DevOps, and now containers and microservices having comprehensive visibility into every flow and packet - metadata is essential. See the now with Tetration including a lecture and demo.

Powerful Collaboration Apps the Easy Way: Spark and Cloud APIs & SDKs
Integrating real-time communications into applications is a powerful productivity enhancer that businesses commonly seek to enable. Now there's a simple way to do so using Spark and the Cisco Collaboration Cloud Platform. We will also dive into business applications and integration via the embedded APIs.

Protecting the Enterprise Against Ransomware
Organizations have reported a staggering increase in ransomware incidents in the enterprise. See a demonstration and learn how Cisco Advanced Malware Protection provides easy to use protection, containment and incident response across the network fabric. Covering: AMP everywhere.

Session (3) 1:15 – 2:15 PM

Evolution of the Mobile Enterprise with Cisco & Apple
Learn about Cisco's strategic partnership with Apple to help drive application delivery, performance and optimization in today's digital mobile enterprise.

Hyperconverged Computing
What is this hyperconverged infrastructure we keep hearing about? This session outlines technologies surrounding hyperconverged solutions. Learn about Cisco's new HyperFlex offering with a deeper look into the architecture of this new appliance and why it is different. We will take a live look into the day-to-day operations of the system and just how simple storage management can be.

Cisco Collaboration 11.x and New Endpoint Updates
This session will provide a update on the new features, enhancements and licensing for the Collaboration Solution Release 11.5. Also in this session we will be covering latest updates to our endpoint portfolio.

Cisco Cloud and Hosted Security Solutions
You’re computing in the cloud and your email is hosted. You work from the office to your home to your nearest coffee shop and points unknown. How can you be secure when so much of what you connect to you no longer control? See demonstrations and learn about Cisco’s cloud and hosted security solutions that addresses this ever increasing problem. Covering: CloudLock, ESA, OpenDNS and more.

Session (4) 2:30 – 3:30 PM

Evolutions in Cloud Managed Networks
Join us for an introduction to Cisco Meraki cloud managed networking products. Learn how Meraki's intuitive cloud dashboard enhances the network with a single pane of glass, provides granular visibility, control and lowers TCO.

Data Center Automation & Software Solutions for the Modern Data Center
Gain visibility from a single console into UCS components for performance monitoring and capacity planning. Tie application performance to physical and virtual infrastructure performance. Simplify daily operations by centrally managing and automating routine tasks/workflows and expediting problem resolution. In addition, see how data availability is increased with Cisco software solutions.

The New Contact Center Experience
The demands for customer care are changing and there has never been a better time to enable a proactive seamless experience across multiple channels of support. In this session, learn how Cisco’s latest features offered in Enterprise (UCCE) and Express (UCCX) simplify and enable the business objectives.

Enabling Network Access and Visibility Without Compromise
Secure Network Access and Services are now a critical offering for every enterprise. How do we securely allow network access when employees and guests are bringing many types of devices and need access to internal resources? How can we add contextual security enforcement and leverage the network as a sensor and as enforcer to ensure our policies are being upheld? We'll examine how Identity Services Engine, TrustSec, Netflow and Stealthwatch all work together to deliver next-generation security within our enterprise networks.