Connect @ VMworld 17 – 20 October, 2016

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Save the date for Connect @ VMworld and get connected to the people, tools and technology to drive innovation across your organisation.

At Connect, co-located with VMworld, you’ll collaborate on mobile initiatives with the brightest minds in the industry and grow your network by joining the End-User Computing (EUC) community. Discover the latest technologies and solutions and take away key strategies to create a mobile centre of excellence, increase productivity and make your organisation more connected.

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VIEWING:

Monday 17 – October

08:00 - 18:00
Hands-On Labs
09:00 - 18:00
VMworld Partner Exchange
*Connect Partners - Register for VMworld Partner Exchange

Tuesday 18 – October

09:00 - 10:30
VMworld General Session
10:30 - 18:30
Hands-On Labs
11:00 - 12:45
Connect Keynote
Work Reimagined: Delivering the Digital Workspace
Featuring: Sanjay Poonen, Noah Wasmer, Sumit Dhawan
12:45 - 18:00
Connect @ VMworld Breakout Sessions

12:45 - 13:30

  • Drive End User Adoption and Unlock the Potential of BYOD

14:00 - 15:00

  • Detect and Remediate Security Threats with VMware TrustPoint
  • Recent history has shown that multiple high profile security breaches occurred at the endpoint level due to opportunistic and malicious attackers taking advantage of low endpoint security hygiene to exploit organizations. In this session, you will learn common security risks in the digital workspace, and how VMware TrustPoint can help organizations raise the bar on security hygiene to reduce threats while being able to detect and remediate security breaches in seconds.

  • Discover Whats New in Workspace ONE and AirWatch
  • Take a first look at the latest capabilities of VMware Workspace ONE and AirWatch, including enhancements to our productivity app suite, mobile app management (MAM), unified endpoint management (UEM), analytics and reporting, and much more. We’ll also highlight the new capabilities for iOS 10, macOS Sierra, Android for Work, Windows 10 and more.

    ● Dive into new functionality for app suite, MAM, UEM, admin console and more

    ● Preview in-depth demos of latest capabilities for both end users and IT admins

    ● Learn how to take advantage of this new release within your own deployment

15:30 - 16:30

  • Latest Innovations and Best Practices for Apple in the Enterprise
  • Apple devices help drive business transformation and are a key part of our customers’ mobile strategies. See how streamlining iOS and macOS deployments and simplifying usability for IT and users with AirWatch helps accelerate Apple in the enterprise.

    ● Fully support each use case in your organization with enhancements for corporate-owned, BYOD, shared and kiosk deployments

    ● Streamline device deployments and configurations with DEP enhancements, a redesigned Agent and additional enrollment automations

    ● Efficiently scale your deployments with bulk management capabilities

  • Turbo-charge Employee Productivity with Next-Generation Workspace ONE Apps
  • Companies everywhere are recognizing the importance of providing their employees with a secure and simple way to communicate and collaborate. Join us to see how the VMware Workspace ONE enterprise collaboration platform unlocks business value by connecting people to relevant business information to enable team collaboration and streamline workflows.

    ● Foster team collaboration across employees, customers and business partners

    ● Enable LOB (e.g. Sales) with the right information and connect with subject matter experts across the organization

    ● Integrate with existing business systems, such as content or unified communications, for contextual collaboration

17:00 - 18:00

  • An Introduction to VMware Identity Manager
  • Today’s workspace has experienced unprecedented transformation: end-users have more devices than they’ve ever before, they access multiple types of apps including SaaS, virtual, and native mobile apps and their workstyle is varied: working from home, the coffee shop, and on the road. This transformation requires an identity-defined approach that enables single-sign on to any app, on any device, anywhere with consumer simplicity, but without sacrificing IT needs around security and control. This session, designed for the AirWatch IT professional, will provide an overview of the identity and access elements in Workspace ONE that will help enable that transformation.

    ● Understand the ways in which Workspace ONE is designed to give end-users a seamless experience to get access to all of their apps and resources

    ● Learn about the controls IT has at their disposal to secure corporate resources from unmanaged and managed devices

    ● How Identity Manager and AirWatch are integrated in Workspace ONE to provide a simplified solution for identity management and mobility management to deliver digital workspaces

11:00 - 17:30
Visit VMware AirWatch in the Mobility Pavillion
17:30 - 19:30
Welcome Reception

Wednesday 19 – October

09:00 - 10:30
VMworld General Session
10:30 - 18:00
Hands-On Labs
11:00 - 18:00
Connect @ VMworld Breakout Sessions

11:00 - 12:00

  • Latest Capabilities for Google and Samsung Platforms
  • Discover the latest capabilities for Android and Samsung to enable your users to use the phones, tablets and laptops they want while removing challenges of fragmentation and reducing risk of data loss. See how VMware AirWatch supports the latest features for these platforms and provides a comprehensive solution for management, apps, security and productivity across devices and use cases.

    ● Simplify IT setup and increase adoption with new updates for Android for Work and Samsung Knox

    ● Prevent data loss with hardware and software built-in security features and advanced management

  • Workspace ONE Apps: Bring Teams and Information Together
  • Companies everywhere are recognizing the importance of providing their employees with a secure and simple way to communicate and collaborate. Join us to see how the VMware Workspace ONE enterprise collaboration platform unlocks business value by connecting people to relevant business information to enable team collaboration and streamline workflows.

    ● Foster team collaboration across employees, customers and business partners

    ● Enable LOB (e.g. Sales) with the right information and connect with subject matter experts across the organization

    ● Integrate with existing business systems, such as content or unified communications, for contextual collaboration

12:30 - 13:30

  • A First Look at the Future of Windows Management and Security
  • Take a first look at our cloud-first, modern Windows management and security solution that fundamentally changes how IT approaches PC lifecycle management. Join us to learn how our unified endpoint management technologies come together to lower the cost of managing your Windows deployments, secure endpoints and data on any network across any application, and delivers peak user experience across any device.

    ● Consolidate your Windows management processes across devices on or off the domain

    ● Deliver and install Windows software more reliably and quickly

    ● Deploy security patches and remediate vulnerabilities faster

    ● Unify your endpoint management functions across desktops and mobile

  • Detect and Remediate Security Threats with VMware TrustPoint
  • Recent history has shown that multiple high profile security breaches occurred at the endpoint level due to opportunistic and malicious attackers taking advantage of low endpoint security hygiene to exploit organizations. In this session, you will learn common security risks in the digital workspace, and how VMware TrustPoint can help organizations raise the bar on security hygiene to reduce threats while being able to detect and remediate security breaches in seconds.

14:00 - 15:00

  • Technical Deep Dive into VMware Identity Manager
  • VMware Identity Manager is an integral component on delivering the digital workplace through VMware Workspace ONE. This session will go through the architecture of VMware Identity Manager, how VMware Identity Manager achieves native mobile single sign-on (SSO) and adaptive management for BYOD.

    ● Learn how VMware Identity Manager integrates into the Workspace ONE architecture

    ● Dive into the fundamentals of iOS and Android native SSO for SaaS applications

    ● Learn how VMware Identity Manager can achieve security and simplicity through adaptive management and multi-factor authentication

  • Internet of Things (IoT): Make It Real in Your Enterprise
  • Whether you are in manufacturing, healthcare, retail or government, IoT is rapidly transforming and disrupting traditional business models and operational processes, but to achieve this can be a daunting process. Join us to learn how VMware can help drive and enable IoT use cases in your organization, and how the convergence of EMM and IoT provides broader control and visibility over connected devices for smarter, real-time operational decisions.

    ● Hear how different industries are implementing IoT in their businesses

    ● Learn best practices for your IT organization to support this change

    ● Learn how to leverage a single management framework for any IoT solution

15:30 - 16:30

  • A Deep Dive into Windows 10 Management with AirWatch
  • Many Windows applications are traditional x86/x64 apps, which can be several GBs in size. To package and deploy apps to remote worker and branch office endpoints, organizations mostly rely on costly distribution servers, which are both capital and labor intensive. New Windows Software Distribution capabilities in AirWatch create a more efficient and enterprise scalable deployment experience that reduces bandwidth, infrastructure, and labor costs. In this session, learn how to:

    ● Leverage AirWatch to manage the full lifecycle of Win32 apps - including deploying apps, app transforms, dependencies, and patches

    ● Eliminate the challenges of complex app packaging, unreliable app installs and recurring OS imaging with App Stacks delivery

    ● Deliver all apps (Desktop, modern UWP, SaaS, or VDI) via a unified app catalog and provide a consistent single sign-on experience for the user

  • Discover What's New in Workspace ONE and AirWatch
  • Take a first look at the latest capabilities of VMware Workspace ONE and AirWatch, including enhancements to our productivity app suite, mobile app management (MAM), unified endpoint management (UEM), analytics and reporting, and much more. We’ll also highlight the new capabilities for iOS 10, macOS Sierra, Android for Work, Windows 10 and more.

    ● Dive into new functionality for app suite, MAM, UEM, admin console and more

    ● Preview in-depth demos of latest capabilities for both end users and IT admins

    ● Learn how to take advantage of this new release within your own deployment

17:00 – 18:00

  • Prepare Your IT Organization for Augmented Reality in the Enterprise
  • Over the next couple of years, implementing smart glasses and augmented reality (AR) applications in the workplace will become a necessity for businesses that want to drive business transformation and remain competitive. Join AirWatch to explore why and how AR technology is revolutionizing the way we work and how you can leverage the AirWatch platform to secure and manage these endpoints.

    ● Understand augmented reality and the benefits of smart glasses in the enterprise

    ● Learn how today’s early adopters in various industries are utilizing smart glasses to improve employee productivity, information-sharing, and collaboration

    ● How AirWatch can help securely deploy and manage smart glasses

  • Cut the Cost with Cloud-First, Scalable Windows Software Distribution
  • Many Windows applications are traditional x86/x64 apps, which can be several GBs in size. To package and deploy apps to remote worker and branch office endpoints, organizations mostly rely on costly distribution servers, which are both capital and labor intensive. New Windows Software Distribution capabilities in AirWatch create a more efficient and enterprise scalable deployment experience that reduces bandwidth, infrastructure, and labor costs. In this session, learn how to:

    ● Leverage AirWatch to manage the full lifecycle of Win32 apps - including deploying apps, app transforms, dependencies, and patches

    ● Eliminate the challenges of complex app packaging, unreliable app installs and recurring OS imaging with App Stacks delivery

    ● Deliver all apps (Desktop, modern UWP, SaaS, or VDI) via a unified app catalog and provide a consistent single sign-on experience for the user

11:00 - 17:30
Visit VMware AirWatch in the Mobility Pavillion
17:00 - 19:00
Hall Crawl
19:00 - 22:00
VMworld Party

Thursday 20 – October

09:00 - 16:00
Hands-On Labs
10:30 - 16:00
Visit VMware AirWatch in the Mobility Pavillion
08:00 - 18:00
Hands-On Labs
09:00 - 18:00
VMworld Partner Exchange
*Connect Partners - Register for VMworld Partner Exchange
09:00 - 10:30
VMworld General Session
10:30 - 18:30
Hands-On Labs
11:00 - 12:45
Connect Keynote
Work Reimagined: Delivering the Digital Workspace
Featuring: Sanjay Poonen, Noah Wasmer, Sumit Dhawan
11:00 - 18:00
Connect @ VMworld Breakout Sessions

11:00 - 12:30

  • Work Reimagined: Delivering the Digital Workspace

12:45 - 13:30

  • Drive End User Adoption and Unlock the Potential of BYOD

14:00 - 15:00

  • Detect and Remediate Security Threats with VMware TrustPoint
  • Recent history has shown that multiple high profile security breaches occurred at the endpoint level due to opportunistic and malicious attackers taking advantage of low endpoint security hygiene to exploit organizations. In this session, you will learn common security risks in the digital workspace, and how VMware TrustPoint can help organizations raise the bar on security hygiene to reduce threats while being able to detect and remediate security breaches in seconds.

  • Discover Whats New in Workspace ONE and AirWatch
  • Take a first look at the latest capabilities of VMware Workspace ONE and AirWatch, including enhancements to our productivity app suite, mobile app management (MAM), unified endpoint management (UEM), analytics and reporting, and much more. We’ll also highlight the new capabilities for iOS 10, macOS Sierra, Android for Work, Windows 10 and more.

    ● Dive into new functionality for app suite, MAM, UEM, admin console and more

    ● Preview in-depth demos of latest capabilities for both end users and IT admins

    ● Learn how to take advantage of this new release within your own deployment

15:30 - 16:30

  • Latest Innovations and Best Practices for Apple in the Enterprise
  • Apple devices help drive business transformation and are a key part of our customers’ mobile strategies. See how streamlining iOS and macOS deployments and simplifying usability for IT and users with AirWatch helps accelerate Apple in the enterprise.

    ● Fully support each use case in your organization with enhancements for corporate-owned, BYOD, shared and kiosk deployments
    ● Streamline device deployments and configurations with DEP enhancements, a redesigned Agent and additional enrollment automations
    ● Efficiently scale your deployments with bulk management capabilities

  • Turbo-charge Employee Productivity with Next-Generation Workspace ONE Apps
  • Companies everywhere are recognizing the importance of providing their employees with a secure and simple way to communicate and collaborate. Join us to see how the VMware Workspace ONE enterprise collaboration platform unlocks business value by connecting people to relevant business information to enable team collaboration and streamline workflows.

    ● Foster team collaboration across employees, customers and business partners

    ● Enable LOB (e.g. Sales) with the right information and connect with subject matter experts across the organization

    ● Integrate with existing business systems, such as content or unified communications, for contextual collaboration

17:00 - 18:00

  • An Introduction to VMware Identity Manager
  • Today’s workspace has experienced unprecedented transformation: end-users have more devices than they’ve ever before, they access multiple types of apps including SaaS, virtual, and native mobile apps and their workstyle is varied: working from home, the coffee shop, and on the road. This transformation requires an identity-defined approach that enables single-sign on to any app, on any device, anywhere with consumer simplicity, but without sacrificing IT needs around security and control. This session, designed for the AirWatch IT professional, will provide an overview of the identity and access elements in Workspace ONE that will help enable that transformation.

    ● Understand the ways in which Workspace ONE is designed to give end-users a seamless experience to get access to all of their apps and resources

    ● Learn about the controls IT has at their disposal to secure corporate resources from unmanaged and managed devices

    ● How Identity Manager and AirWatch are integrated in Workspace ONE to provide a simplified solution for identity management and mobility management to deliver digital workspaces

11:00 - 17:30
Visit VMware AirWatch in the Mobility Pavillion
17:30 - 19:30
Welcome Reception
09:00 - 10:30
VMworld General Session
10:30 - 18:00
Hands-On Labs
11:00 - 18:00
Connect @ VMworld Breakout Sessions

11:00 - 12:00

  • Latest Capabilities for Google and Samsung Platforms
  • Discover the latest capabilities for Android and Samsung to enable your users to use the phones, tablets and laptops they want while removing challenges of fragmentation and reducing risk of data loss. See how VMware AirWatch supports the latest features for these platforms and provides a comprehensive solution for management, apps, security and productivity across devices and use cases.

    ● Simplify IT setup and increase adoption with new updates for Android for Work and Samsung Knox

    ● Prevent data loss with hardware and software built-in security features and advanced management

  • Workspace ONE Apps: Bring Teams and Information Together
  • Companies everywhere are recognizing the importance of providing their employees with a secure and simple way to communicate and collaborate. Join us to see how the VMware Workspace ONE enterprise collaboration platform unlocks business value by connecting people to relevant business information to enable team collaboration and streamline workflows.

    ● Foster team collaboration across employees, customers and business partners

    ● Enable LOB (e.g. Sales) with the right information and connect with subject matter experts across the organization

    ● Integrate with existing business systems, such as content or unified communications, for contextual collaboration

12:30 - 13:30

  • A First Look at the Future of Windows Management and Security
  • Take a first look at our cloud-first, modern Windows management and security solution that fundamentally changes how IT approaches PC lifecycle management. Join us to learn how our unified endpoint management technologies come together to lower the cost of managing your Windows deployments, secure endpoints and data on any network across any application, and delivers peak user experience across any device.

    ● Consolidate your Windows management processes across devices on or off the domain

    ● Deliver and install Windows software more reliably and quickly

    ● Deploy security patches and remediate vulnerabilities faster

    ● Unify your endpoint management functions across desktops and mobile

  • Detect and Remediate Security Threats with VMware TrustPoint
  • Recent history has shown that multiple high profile security breaches occurred at the endpoint level due to opportunistic and malicious attackers taking advantage of low endpoint security hygiene to exploit organizations. In this session, you will learn common security risks in the digital workspace, and how VMware TrustPoint can help organizations raise the bar on security hygiene to reduce threats while being able to detect and remediate security breaches in seconds.

14:00 - 15:00

  • Technical Deep Dive into VMware Identity Manager
  • VMware Identity Manager is an integral component on delivering the digital workplace through VMware Workspace ONE. This session will go through the architecture of VMware Identity Manager, how VMware Identity Manager achieves native mobile single sign-on (SSO) and adaptive management for BYOD.

    ● Learn how VMware Identity Manager integrates into the Workspace ONE architecture

    ● Dive into the fundamentals of iOS and Android native SSO for SaaS applications

    ● Learn how VMware Identity Manager can achieve security and simplicity through adaptive management and multi-factor authentication

  • Internet of Things (IoT): Make It Real in Your Enterprise
  • Whether you are in manufacturing, healthcare, retail or government, IoT is rapidly transforming and disrupting traditional business models and operational processes, but to achieve this can be a daunting process. Join us to learn how VMware can help drive and enable IoT use cases in your organization, and how the convergence of EMM and IoT provides broader control and visibility over connected devices for smarter, real-time operational decisions.

    ● Hear how different industries are implementing IoT in their businesses

    ● Learn best practices for your IT organization to support this change

    ● Learn how to leverage a single management framework for any IoT solution

15:30 - 16:30

  • A Deep Dive into Windows 10 Management with AirWatch
  • Many Windows applications are traditional x86/x64 apps, which can be several GBs in size. To package and deploy apps to remote worker and branch office endpoints, organizations mostly rely on costly distribution servers, which are both capital and labor intensive. New Windows Software Distribution capabilities in AirWatch create a more efficient and enterprise scalable deployment experience that reduces bandwidth, infrastructure, and labor costs. In this session, learn how to:

    ● Leverage AirWatch to manage the full lifecycle of Win32 apps - including deploying apps, app transforms, dependencies, and patches

    ● Eliminate the challenges of complex app packaging, unreliable app installs and recurring OS imaging with App Stacks delivery

    ● Deliver all apps (Desktop, modern UWP, SaaS, or VDI) via a unified app catalog and provide a consistent single sign-on experience for the user

  • Discover What's New in Workspace ONE and AirWatch
  • Take a first look at the latest capabilities of VMware Workspace ONE and AirWatch, including enhancements to our productivity app suite, mobile app management (MAM), unified endpoint management (UEM), analytics and reporting, and much more. We’ll also highlight the new capabilities for iOS 10, macOS Sierra, Android for Work, Windows 10 and more.

    ● Dive into new functionality for app suite, MAM, UEM, admin console and more

    ● Preview in-depth demos of latest capabilities for both end users and IT admins

    ● Learn how to take advantage of this new release within your own deployment

17:00 – 18:00

  • Prepare Your IT Organization for Augmented Reality in the Enterprise
  • Over the next couple of years, implementing smart glasses and augmented reality (AR) applications in the workplace will become a necessity for businesses that want to drive business transformation and remain competitive. Join AirWatch to explore why and how AR technology is revolutionizing the way we work and how you can leverage the AirWatch platform to secure and manage these endpoints.

    ● Understand augmented reality and the benefits of smart glasses in the enterprise

    ● Learn how today’s early adopters in various industries are utilizing smart glasses to improve employee productivity, information-sharing, and collaboration

    ● How AirWatch can help securely deploy and manage smart glasses

  • Cut the Cost with Cloud-First, Scalable Windows Software Distribution
  • Many Windows applications are traditional x86/x64 apps, which can be several GBs in size. To package and deploy apps to remote worker and branch office endpoints, organizations mostly rely on costly distribution servers, which are both capital and labor intensive. New Windows Software Distribution capabilities in AirWatch create a more efficient and enterprise scalable deployment experience that reduces bandwidth, infrastructure, and labor costs. In this session, learn how to:

    ● Leverage AirWatch to manage the full lifecycle of Win32 apps - including deploying apps, app transforms, dependencies, and patches

    ● Eliminate the challenges of complex app packaging, unreliable app installs and recurring OS imaging with App Stacks delivery

    ● Deliver all apps (Desktop, modern UWP, SaaS, or VDI) via a unified app catalog and provide a consistent single sign-on experience for the user

11:00 - 17:30
Visit VMware AirWatch in the Mobility Pavillion
17:00 - 19:00
Hall Crawl
19:00 - 22:00
VMworld Party
09:00 - 16:00
Hands-On Labs
10:30 - 16:00
Visit VMware AirWatch in the Mobility Pavillion

Agenda Subject to Change

  • Get the first look at new technology and innovations
  • Train on Windows 10 management and digital workspace deployment
  • Network with industry leaders and the VMware mobile ecosystem
  • Learn how to build a mobile centre of excellence in your organisation
  • Get insights from your industry's most forward-thinking leaders
  • Get hands-on with self-service labs

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