For many NetApp customers, partners, and team members, INSIGHT is one of the highlights of their professional calendar. Due to COVID-19, INSIGHT 2020 will be held virtually and there are still plenty of opportunities for learning, networking, and having fun.
If you’re currently a Dell customer and you’re thinking about a data center migration, NetApp INSIGHT 2020 is the place to be to get all of the information you need to make an informed decision about the future of your data center and your path to the cloud.
NetApp INSIGHT 2020 gives you a lot to think about – it is a whirlwind two days. We’d like to give you a roadmap to navigate INSIGHT 2020 and make the most of your time. Here is our Dell Customer’s Guide:
NetApp INSIGHT 2020 takes place October 26-29th and this year it is free to attend. So, no excuses. And all the content is available streaming after the event, so if you miss something, you can always watch it on demand.
You can register at https://insight.netapp.com/.
Meet the Specialists
Taking place on Monday and Tuesday at 9 am PT, Meet the Specialists includes our visionary sessions (AKA keynotes including the leaders from the biggest names in cloud—Microsoft’s Satya Nadella, IBM’s Arvind Krishna, Google Cloud’s Thomas Kurian, and AWS’ Bill Vass), mega sessions and customer chronicles. These sessions give you a first-hand look into NetApp’s vision for the future, how our customers are unlocking the best of cloud, and new ways to transform your business for agility and speed.
Monday, October 26, 9 am – 12 pm PST:
- Vision keynote: Let’s talk cloud: How is cloud changing the world?
- Mega sessions:
More cloud. Less cost.
Contain your cabin fever with Kubernetes.
Don’t run your workloads into the ground.
Tuesday, October 27, 9 – 11:40 am PT
- Vision keynote: Let’s talk transformation: How do you drive your digital transformation?
- Mega sessions:
The most amazingest data storage ever
Unmute your VDI: How to let everyone work everywhere.
Time to give your IT transformation some love.
The Data Fabric revolution.
With nearly 400 on demand technical sessions with topics ranging from hybrid cloud and SAP, to business continuity, we’re big on learning at NetApp INSIGHT. Our sessions are jam-packed with learning tracks that will enhance your technical skills and develop your expertise. Check out the session catalog at: https://insight.netapp.com/sessions/?#/
Schedule an Executive Briefing
We’re running our INSIGHT Virtual VIP program from October 26, 2020 – January 29, 2021 for a 30 to 60-minutes, so we know we can find some time to meet 1:1. In this briefing we’ll discuss topics that best align with you and your business needs as you evaluate your data center migration options. We’ll connect you to a NetApp executive, partner manager, technical expert, product manager, sales representative, or alliance team member. Schedule your meeting at: https://insight.netapp.com/virtual-meeting/
Networking and Fun
No event would be complete without opportunities to network and have fun, even virtually. At INSIGHT 2020 we have a couple of cool things planned to entertain and engage you.
- Monday, 12 pm PT: Americas Community Hour (aka virtual happy hour). Join community leaders, experienced practitioners, and professionals like you to uncover the secret of optimizing cloud cost. Focused on the latest addition to NetApp’s portfolio, Spot by NetApp will have three-tiered programs within 60 minutes to get you ready to build application-driven infrastructure with the cloud.
- Tuesday, 11:40 am PT: Salt-N-Pepa. The group that changed the face of hip-hop as we know it. They also gave females across the globe a voice within their communities and the music industry.
If you’re looking for more information on why you should think twice before you make another Dell data center migration and migrate once. Check out our page at https://www.netapp.com/us/dell-vs-netapp.aspx.