PowerEdge at VMworld 2017: What Happens in Vegas Rules Your Data Center

first_imgIt’s almost time for VMworld 2017. Less than a year ago Dell, EMC and VMware all combined to form the largest privately held technology company in the world. Recently, Dell EMC launched the 14th generation of PowerEdge servers, or the FIRST generation of Dell EMC PowerEdge servers.The shared vision of Dell EMC and VMware is realized in PowerEdge servers; what we call the bedrock of the modern data center. Whether it’s traditional applications and architectures, Hyper-Converged or Cloud, PowerEdge is the singular platform that forms your entire data center foundation.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NIg8ydZXkyE&feature=youtu.beAt VMworld 2017 we’ll be showcasing our full PowerEdge portfolio and you’ll see how PowerEdge is at the heart of data center infrastructure.There are a number of exciting sessions highlighting the integration of Dell EMC and VMware.State of the Union: Everything Multi-Cloud, Converged, Hyper-Converged and More!You have questions? Chad Sakac has answers! The technology landscape is continuously evolving, making it a challenge for IT leaders to keep up. Chad will relate Dell Technologies’ perspective on multi-cloud, converged and hyper-converged, data analytics, and more. (Session: UEM3332PUS)Deliver Real Business Results through IT ModernizationAs businesses embark on new digital transformation initiatives, we’re seeing them simultaneously transform their core IT infrastructure. You will learn how Dell EMC and VMware together are driving advancements in converged systems, servers, storage, networking and data protection to help you realize greater operational efficiencies, accelerate innovation and deliver better business results. (Session: STO3333BUS)Modern Data Center Transformation: Dell EMC IT Case StudyIn this session, learn how Dell EMC IT is leveraging VxRail/Rack, ScaleIO and more to modernize its infrastructure with flash storage, converged and hyper-converged systems and software defined infrastructure, where all components are delivered through software. (Session: PBO1964BU)Workforce Transformation: Balancing tomorrow’s Trends with Today’s NeedsThe way we work today is changing dramatically, and organizations that empower their employees with the latest technologies gain a strategic advantage. In this session, you will learn how to modernize your workforce with innovative new devices and disruptive technologies designed to align with the new ways that people want to work and be productive. (Session: UEM3332PUS)Modernizing IT with Server-Centric Architecture Powered by VMware vSAN and VxRail Hyper-Converged Infrastructure ApplianceWith server-centric IT, data centers can offer consumable services that match the public cloud yet offer better security, cost efficiency, and performance. This session will discuss the benefits of x86-based server-centric IT and the convergence of technologies and industry trends that now enable it. The session will also explain how customers can realize server-centric IT with VMware vSAN and the Dell EMC VxRail appliance family, along with detailed analysis demonstrating these claims. (Session: STO1742BU)The Software-Defined Storage Revolution Is Here: Discover Your OptionsDuring the past decade, web-scale companies have shown how to operate data centers with ruthless efficiency by utilizing software-defined storage (SDS). Now, enterprises and service providers are joining the SDS revolution to achieve radical reductions in storage lifecycle costs (TCO). Learn how Dell Technologies’ SDS portfolio is revolutionizing the data center as we highlight customer success stories of VMware vSAN and Dell EMC ScaleIO. (Session: STO1216BU)Come spend some time with Dell EMC experts to see how we can work together to help you achieve your business and IT initiatives. And be sure to follow us at @DellEMCServers for daily updates, on-site videos, and more.last_img read more

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Dell Technologies Recognized for Diversity and Achievement at CRN UK Women in Channel Awards 2019

first_imgEach year, CRN UK celebrates diversity and excellence with their Women in Channel Awards, praising organizations and “female role models that will inspire the next generation.” At the Women in Channel Awards 2019, CRN UK presented Dell Technologies with the Diversity Employer of the Year Award, hailing our organization’s commitment to driving diversity both within the company and within our partner community. In addition, CRN UK named Sarah Shields, Dell Technologies Enterprise Channel Sales Lead for EMEA, as the Woman of the Year.Dell Technologies: CRN UK Diversity Employer of the YearAt Dell Technologies, we are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive culture, and are honored to receive CRN UK’s Diversity Employer of the Year award.“The winner gave strong evidence that its commitment to diversity comes from right at the top of the company in the form of its eponymous CEO. The judges were also impressed by its ability to not only drive its values inside the company, but to also inspire its channel partners to show leadership in the area of diversity,” CRN UK noted.“Diverse hiring is not only the right thing to do, a diverse team drives better results and solves complex issues faster and with more innovation. At Dell Technologies, diversity matters, and we make it a priority to share best practices with our partners on this important issue,” said Joyce Mullen, Global Channel, Embedded & Edge Solutions, Dell Technologies.Dell Technologies is one of the over 60 companies that are part of Catalyst CEO Champions for Change, an initiative pledging to advance more women, including women of color, into senior leadership and boards positions. Moreover, Dell Technologies has launched a series of initiatives to prepare women returning from a career break, support young women interested in pursuing STEM careers and elevate mid-career female associates into leadership positions.Dell Technologies also introduced Women’s Partner Network (WPN) in 2017 with the mission to support women of the channel through access to networking, mentorship, special events and resources.Sarah Shields, CRN UK Woman of the YearSarah Shields, a member of the Dell Technologies’ WPN and winner of CRN UK’s Woman of the Year Award, is a key figure in evangelizing the role of women in technology and women in channel. The unanimous panel of judges described her as “a truly inspirational entry.”“Every single answer demonstrated this tech leader’s infectious passion for the industry, as well as a much-appreciated candour and self-awareness of lessons she’s learned along the way in her distinguished career,” CRN UK cited. “…Judges described her as being a brilliant role model for both women and men in the channel, as well as the next generation of entrants to our sector.”Sarah believes the recognition gives her the opportunity and responsibility to make a bigger impact.“Winning this award means the world to me, as I’m passionate about making channel a destination for women, not just a landing zone…” said Sarah. “I fully plan to use this recognition to amplify the role Dell Technologies plays in making women more prevalent [in our industry].”A channel veteran with more than 25 years of experience, Sarah has worked with partners to help drive maximum, mutual success. Through strong collaboration, Sarah and her team have enabled partners to better leverage Dell Technologies’ rich portfolio to deliver customized solutions and expedite their customers’ digital transformations.“I love the 1+1=3 math,” said Sarah.Be a Part of Dell Technologies Women’s Partner NetworkAs a member of Dell Technologies WPN, Sarah stands among a group of women who recognize the changes that women leaders can bring to the industry and the channel, and who work selflessly in support of one another.Become a part of Dell Technologies WPN, and connect with industry peers and like-minded women, share best practices and access tools and resources to help grow your business and thrive with Dell Technologies.Join the WPN community today!last_img read more

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