UPCOMING EVENTS (Registration Below)

May 13 | Answer the Challenge: Deliver More with Less with IBM Storage

Companies are constantly being challenged to deliver more with less budget.

You need to optimize your hybrid cloud, core data center, and containerized environments to deliver strong value for the company while still getting the most in performance, reliability, availability, and data resilience for your storage estate.

See how IBM Storage and Clear Technologies are delivering on that promise with the new FlashSystem. The FlashSystem everything you need to address infrastructure transformation, but it also delivers a payback on your investment of only 8 months.

The New IBM FlashSystem delivers:

  • Enterprise-class features, in only a 1RU form factor with unmatched real-world performance,
  • Only 31 seconds of downtime in a full year 24×7
  • Dramatic reductions in your CAPEX and OPEX.
  • And more!

*Attendees will be eligible to win one of 3 great prizes!

May 26 | Accelerate Infrastructure Automation with Ansible

Join Clear Technologies on May 26th at 5PM CDT to learn how Red Hat and Cisco deliver accelerated infrastructure automation. Plus, learn how to create the perfect Speakeasy cocktail with culinary mixologist Jayce McConnell. Register by May 19th to have the mixology experience box shipped directly to your home.

The Ansible integration with Cisco platforms enables customers to take advantage of programming and automating the infrastructure at scale with speed. By integrating Red Hat Ansible automation with their Cisco infrastructure, clients can erase security and compliance issues by cutting out human contact and error.

Ansible accelerates Day 0, 1, and 2 operations in the following ways:

  • Day 0: Automates device bring up
  • Day 1: Push network configurations to maintain consistency across the infrastructure
  • Day 2: Optimizes network compliance and operation

Achieve solution benefits with Ansible and Cisco:

  • Speed IT Transformation
  • Leverage Open Ecosystem
  • Efficient Operational Model
  • Faster Adoption
  • Improved Speed and Agility

MAY

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Storage and San Go Together Like Popcorn and Movies

Join us to learn the latest on the IBM FlashSystems, Gen7 Storage Network, and the evolving datacenter. And earn a chance to win a projector and streaming device so you can watch your favorite movies and tv shows on the big screen.  REGISTER

JUNE

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Zoom Event

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a complete re-examination of our current work environment. With many companies beginning to slowly reintegrate and adopting hybrid workplaces, Zoom Rooms offers modern enterprises an affordable, flexible option that doesn’t compromise on collaboration capabilities. REGISTER

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Rangers Suite event

Join Clear Technologies as we discuss the benefits of being proactive with your storage environment with IBM’s new FlashSystem for Hybrid Multicloud and using Visual Storage Intelligence to better manage your hybrid multi-cloud environment and optimizing your environment by placing the correct workloads in the cloud and on-prem.  REGISTER

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Service Express event

Third-party IT support not only extends the working life of your equipment with data center service and parts, it also maximizes your initial investment: you can opt to keep your hardworking storage library for months or years without paying premium rates or risking downtime. Service Express simplifies maintenance with their ExpressConnect®. ExpressConnect® is an all-in-one platform where you can manage your data center maintenance. Simplify your service with automated alerts, account insights, ticketing integration and more.  REGISTER

PAST EVENTS

Let’s Watch The Masters Golf Tournament

Join Clear Technologies and Pure Storage as we watch the Masters Golf Tournament!

Don’t miss out on food, drinks, giveaways, and golf! One attendee will win a custom golf club fitting!!

Hybrid Cloud Shouldn’t Be Complicated

In today’s economic climate, hybrid cloud is the IT environment you need to embrace to get the agility, digital transformation, and modernization you need to push your business forward.

IBM Storage delivers a radically unique approach that drives unparalleled innovation in a single storage platform that seamlessly moves your data from on-premise to your hybrid cloud environment.

Join IBM, Clear Technologies, and Chef Kyler to learn how IBM to create the perfect combination for your digital transformation and pizza skills.

Impacting Bottom Line: How Red Hat Ansible Is Increasing Revenue Through Automation

Many organizations are looking to automate manual processes and business-critical tasks. This is driven by a need to reduce cost and risk while increasing innovation across the entirety of their enterprise IT- whether it’s on-premise, container-based, or in the cloud.

Register to join us as we discuss how Red Hat Ansible amplifies the impact of IT professionals by automating repetitive inefficient task, streamlining IT leading to an increased in revenue.

Embrace Simplicity: How Storage for Hybrid Cloud is Simplifying Business Transformation

Hybrid cloud is the IT ecosystem you need to adopt in order to propel your company forward with the agility, digital transformation, and modernization you need.

Join us as we discuss how IBM Storage delivers a radically unique approach that drives unparalleled innovation in a single storage platform that seamlessly moves your data from on-premise to your hybrid cloud environment.

Building a Competitive Advantage: Accelerate and Automate IT with Red Hat OpenShift

In business, winning means staying ahead of the competition. You can build a competitive advantage with Red Hat OpenShift.

Red Hat OpenShift Container platform lets organizations quickly build, develop, and deploy apps in nearly any infrastructure, public or private cloud regardless of your architecture.

Join us August 27th to learn how the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform helps application development and IT operations teams modernize applications, deliver new services, and accelerate development processes.

Impacting Bottom Line: How Red Hat Ansible Is Increasing Revenue Through Automation

Many organizations are looking to automate manual processes and business-critical tasks. This is driven by a need to reduce cost and risk while increasing innovation across the entirety of their enterprise IT- whether it’s on-premise, container-based, or in the cloud.

Join us August 20th as we discuss how Red Hat Ansible amplifies IT professionals’ impact by automating repetitive & inefficient tasks and streamlining IT, leading to an increase in revenue.

Striking a Balance Between Financial Strategies and Technical Decisions:

Meeting the Moment: How IT Directors Can Ensure IT Continuity Post Pandemic

Join us as John Webster of the Evaluator Group provides insights, including how a specific form of flexibility is key to post-pandemic workplace requirements.

Striking a Balance Between Financial Strategies and Technical Decisions:

SAP S/4HANA On-Prem vs. Cloud: How IT Directors Can Decide Which Option Is Best?

Moving from SAP ECC to SAP S/4HANA is a major initiative.

Changing where it is hosted adds an additional layer of risk and potential cost.  In addition to the obvious compute and storage costs, additional considerations for data (out) transfers, security, backup, monitoring and support must be considered.

Join us to understand the available options for SAP HANA including:

  • Items to consider when choosing a hybrid or all cloud approach vs a traditional on-premises
  • Who are some of the leading cloud providers
  • Which is the optimal platform and lowest cost solution for commercial and enterprise SAP workloads