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Pure Accelerate - May 22-24 2018
  • Tue May 22
  • Wed May 23
  • Thu May 24


7:00 am – 7:00 pm

Registration Open

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Welcome Reception & Solutions Expo Open


7:00 am – 7:00 pm

Registration Open

7:00 am – 8:00 am


8:30 am – 10:00 am

General Session

10:00 am – 10:30 am

Break sponsored by Rubrik

10:00 am – 5:15 pm

Solutions Expo Open

10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Breakout Sessions

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Lunch from local San Francisco food trucks

1:30 pm – 5:15 pm

Breakout Sessions

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Break sponsored by Rubrik

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Appreciation Party & Concert

Breakout Sessions*

10:30 am – 11:15 am

Cloud Economics: Comparing Public and Private Cloud

Use Cases for VMware vSphere/vMSC and ActiveCluster

Practical Guide to Delivering Container-based PaaS with RedHat OpenShift and Pure

Backup is Broken…Let's Re-Architect it with FlashBlade as the Corner Stone

Becoming a Data Hero in a Software-Driven Business

Big Data Analytics: What is Changing and How Do You Prepare?

Security, Compliance and GDPR Imperatives

Actifo: Pure Storage snapshots and Actifio - enabling next generation data protection in the all-flash data center

11:45 am – 12:30 pm

Modernizing Hadoop with Cloud-Like Simplicity & All-Flash Performance

SQL Server: Backup and Restore Instantly with FlashBlade

Simplify and Consolidate Everything with the New Tier 1

Oracle on Pure: Journey to Increased Data Value

Customer Story: Why SAP on Pure

From Good to Great - Quantify Value to Thrive with Pure

FlashStack: Your Data Centric Architecture Foundation

Commvault: When Ransomware Attacks - Protecting Business Critical Applications and Recovering at the speed of flash

1:30 pm – 2:15 pm

Building a Next-Gen Data Strategy

Effortless Business Continuity: ActiveCluster Deep Dive

Founders Q&A

Managed Hosting on Pure: Building Differentiated Cloud Services

Deep Dive: Best Practices for VMware vSphere

Jumpstart Your AI Initiative: Key Building Blocks for Infrastructure

Windows File Services and More with Purity RUN

Veeam: Flash forward for Hyper-Availability - Pure Storage Snapshot Integration Deep Dive

2:45 pm – 3:30 pm

Cisco: Are You Ready for Digital Transformation?

Oracle Analytics on FlashBlade

FlashArray Performance Fundamentals

Rubrik:App-Aware Data Management for Cloud-Scale All-Flash Storage

Optimizing Clinical IT with FlashStack in the Healthcare Datacenter

Pure Good session

4:30 pm – 5:15 pm

Implementing Splunk at Enterprise Scale

FlashBlade Performance Fundamentals

Deep Dive: FlashArray and VMware Virtual Volumes

Be Your Own Hyperscaler with a Disaggregated Private Cloud

Building an Analytics Framework with S3 Fast Object Service on FlashBlade

AI-Driven Management and Predictive Support: Pure1 Deep Dive

Ease Data Migration with Software and Services

Build a Hybrid Cloud with Microsoft Azure and AWS


8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Registration Open

7:30 am – 8:40 am

Breakfast in collaboration with Intel®

Driving Innovation Through Inclusion

9:00 am – 10:00 am

General Session

10:00 am – 10:30 am

Break sponsored by Rubrik

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Solutions Expo Open

10:30 am – 11:15 am

Breakout Sessions

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Lunch from local San Francisco food trucks

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions*

10:30 am – 11:15 am

SQL Server on Linux on All-Flash Arrays

Consuming your Data Cloud like SaaS: Evergreen Ownership - and Beyond

The Omniverse of Mixed Application Workloads

Moving Data Between Cloud and On-Premises Virtualized Environments

Finding the Value in Data at the Velocity of Care, a Customer Panel

Supercharging Your Realtime Log Analysis: Streaming 70 Billion events/day

FlashArray Architecture Deep Dive and Beyond

How to Choose a Technology Stack for Your Containerized Cloud

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

SAP HANA & Big Data Together on Pure's Data Cloud

Practical Guide to Building a VMware vRealize Private Cloud

Master Your Petabyte-Scale Datasets for Insights: Customer Panel

Copy Automation Tool (CAT) for Oracle: Integration with
Oracle Enterprise Manager Plug-In

Best Practices for Oracle: Going from OLTP to OLAP

ElasticSearch Architecture and Best Practices

FlashBlade Architecture Deep Dive and Beyond

Modern DevOps: Speed Builds and Improve Developer Productivity

Arista Networks: Scaling High Performance Applications with Pure Storage

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm

Cohesity: LendingClub credits Pure Storage & Cohesity with Modernizing IT Infrastructure

ExaGrid: Next Generation Primary Storage and Backup


Practical Guide to Delivering Container-based PaaS with RedHat OpenShift and Pure

Small to Large Scale VDI on FlashStack

SQL Server on Containers on All-Flash Arrays

Faster Innovation with CAT (Copy Automation Tool) for SAP

*Agenda subject to change

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