January 20, 2010 15:04 ET

BrightTALK Hosts Virtualized Data Center Summit

Interact With Data Center & Virtualization Experts Live on

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - January 20, 2010) -

WHAT: Virtualized Data Center Summit hosted by BrightTALK™

With server virtualization technology improving data center efficiency and agility, rates of adoption are expected to continue to rise dramatically in 2010. At this free online summit, leading industry experts, analysts, and end-users will discuss the latest innovations, best practices, barriers to implementation, and measurable benefits of server virtualization with a particular focus on today's real world solutions.

WHEN: Thursday, January 21, 2010, 3:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. PST (The webcasts will also be immediately recorded and viewable on-demand at

WHERE: The global summit is available on


"Case Study: Terremark's InfiniCenter Virtualization Story"
Chris Drumgoole, SVP Product Development, Terremark

"Cloud Computing: Will a Growth Story Unfold in 2010?"
Agatha Poon, Senior Analyst, Yankee Group

"Data Center 3.0: Unifying the Virtualized DC Infrastructure"
Ed Bugnion, VP/CTO, Server, Access & Virtualization Business Unit, Cisco

"Emerging Trends in Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure"
Jake Smith, Manager of Advanced Server, Technologies Team, Data Center
Group, Intel

"Enterprise Cloud Solutions - Focus on Flexibility"
John Yung, VP, Cloud Computing Solutions, Savvis

"HyperCED the new Data Center as a Service"
Francesco Barbieri, Data Center Operations Manager, TSF

"Nexus 1000V"
Paul Fazzone, Director Product Management, Server, Access & Virtualization
Business Unit, Cisco

"SAP Applications in Virtual Environments"
Gunther Schmalzhaf, Product Manager, Virtualization, Adaptive Computing &
Cloud Technology, SAP

"Server Virtualization: Maturity Brings Complexity"
Richard Jones, Vice President and Service Director, Burton Group

"Transformational Business Value of Data Center Virtualization"
Sidney Morgan, IT Architect, Cisco

"Unified Computing System Innovations"
Scott Rose, Director, Product Management, Server, Access & Virtualization
Business Unit, Cisco

"Virtualized Data Center Roundtable"
Jeffrey Hyman of HPCwire, Dylan Larson of Intel, Chris Drumgoole of
Terremark, and Ed Bugnion of Cisco

"Virtualized SAP Applications: From the Datacenter to the Cloud"
Joachim Rahmfeld, SAP Alliance Manager, VMware

The summit presentations can be accessed live and later on-demand through the BrightTALK player, which can be embedded into any of your websites and blogs. For more information or to participate in future events, contact Morgan Cantrell ((415) 955-0553 or mcantrell (at)


BrightTALK makes online events the ultimate business tool for transferring knowledge by providing live and on-demand access to industry thought leaders.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Morgan Cantrell
    (415) 955-0553
    mcantrell (at)