“Networking in Place”

Through our “Networking in Place” virtual event series, we aim to provide an outlet for you to network, learn, and pick up a few new skills from the comfort and safety of your own home.

This Week
Past Events

September 17, 2020 | 11 AM CDT

Finding Balance: Using Storage Analytics to Balance Strategy, Team Workloads, and IT Budget

Storage Reporting should be simple, cost-effective, and actionable.

We have conducted interviews with many IT directors.

One of the biggest takeaways was how difficult it is maintaining the delicate balance between current and future strategies, the workloads and needs of your team, and overall IT budget .

 

Join us September 17th as we discuss how within 6 months, VSI pays for itself through better budget utilization, enhanced data-driven strategies, and improved workload efficiency for your storage architecture teams.

During this webinar we will discuss how VSI helps you make informed decisions on:

  • Reclaiming Unused Space
  • Capacity Planning
  • Workload Placement
  • And more!

PAST EVENTS

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3 Ways to Save $3 Million

We saved a client $3 million by reclaiming unused storage space and avoiding unnecessary storage purchases.

The difference is in the data. Manufacturers present the data THEY want you to see. Visual Storage Intelligence (VSI) uses client feedback to provide the data clients NEED and CARE about to make the best decisions.

Join us September 3rd as we detail the 3 ways VSI saved a client millions of dollars in unnecessary storage purchases.

 

IT Directors | The Buried Detail In Your Tiered Storage Plan

Implementing tiered storage is challenging for organizations.Without your strategic focus, the wrong data could end up in the wrong places, resulting in high cost, even higher latency, and possibly even data loss.

Join us to learn how Visual Storage Intelligence® can help your organization minimize costs by developing and maintaining your storage tiering plan.

 

IT Directors | Uncover Budget In Your Unused Storage Space

Reclaiming unused storage space allows IT Directors to avoid unnecessary storage purchases and prevent a total budget disaster. Without your strategic focus, unidentified storage free space will result in unbudgeted purchases of emergency storage, stripping available funds, resulting in inadequate funding to support basic IT services.

Join us as we discuss how Visual Storage Intelligence® can help IT Directors avoid budget shortfalls by uncovering the unused space in their storage environment.

 

IT Directors | Balancing Performance & Capacity in Your Future Storage Plans

In conversation with IT Directors, we find that most future storage plans focus on capacity; however, there is also a need to balance performance in your storage capacity plans. Without your strategic focus, performance requirements and capacity underestimation will result in unbudgeted purchases of emergency storage, stripping available funds, resulting in inadequate funding to support basic IT services.

Join Us to learn how Visual Storage Intelligence® can accurately predict your future storage needs based on data growth and future performance needs.

How IT Director’s Can Make Cents of  Unstructured Data Growth

Unstructured data is growing at a rate of 55-65 percent each year, enterprises find it challenging to efficiently (and affordably) store and manage this unprecedented volume of data.

Join us to understand the options and determine the right strategy for handling unstructured data growth that suits your company’s data policies and needs based on:

  • Cost Effectiveness
  • Scalability
  • Accessibility
  • And more!
IT Director Panel on Business Transformation

Driving Business Transformation with IT Insights

This is an opportunity to hear how industry experts have moved from being a service provider to a trusted advisor in their organization.

Tommy Hottovy

Winning with Data featuring Tommy Hottovy of the Chicago Cubs

Former MLB pitcher and current Pitching Coach of the Chicago Cubs, Tommy Hottovy, joins Visual Storage Intelligence to talk about the impact data analytics has had on his career and what baseball can teach you about using analytics to your benefit.

For every registration, a donation will be made to the Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation to support pediatric cancer patients and their families. You will also be entered in a raffle to win a baseball signed by Anthony Rizzo by requesting a demo of Visual Storage Intelligence.

Enterprise Storage Summary

Improving Storage Efficiency Through Automation

It doesn’t matter how you define storage efficiency, it is difficult to achieve without having visibility into your environment. Ultimately, the goal of improving efficiencies is lowering your total operational cost. Traditional SRM tools fall short of allowing you to, which is where the problem lies.

Traditional SRM tools provide visibility but often come with hidden costs and complexities, while only giving you part of the picture. In this webinar, you will learn how you can uncover efficiency opportunities that lead to cost savings in your storage environment.

Feed The Hungry With Your Attendance

Modern Data Protection & Cyber Resiliency for Hybrid Multicloud Environments

In today’s world, data protection involves not only backups, disaster recovery (DR), and business continuity but also, data reuse, and cyber resiliency. Join IBM Storage CMO, Eric Herzog, live April 30th at 11am CT to learn how to ensure your data is protected in today’s hybrid multicloud environments.

For every registration 15 meals will be donated to a family in need through the North Texas Food Bank.
Door Dash Gift Card

5% of Your IT Budget Can Affect 100% of Your Business

24x7x365 Data Availability

We know these are difficult times for many businesses and we believe it is important to help where we can. Local, family-owned restaurants are feeling the impact especially hard. By registering for this virtual event, you will receive a $10 DoorDash gift card that can be used to support a local restaurant in your area.

 

 

storage savings mixology

Storage Savings in Place (SSIP) Mixology

Storage Savings While You SIP

By attending this virtual event you will learn how to avoid storage purchases by utilizing what you already have in your storage IT environment. Our virtual mixologist will demonstrate how you can spice up your next drink with items you have at home. These specially crafted cocktails will be named after the common savings opportunities we uncover in our clients storage environments (No LUN Left Behind, The Reclamation, etc.).

 

 

Relieving the strain on IT budgets

Comedic Relief:

Relieving the Strain on Your IT Budget

By attending this virtual event you will learn how you can relieve some of the strain on your IT budget through storage savings. To keep things interesting, these insights will be accompanied by a stand up routine by our virtual comedian; all from the comfort of your own home.

 

 

IT Directors | The Buried Detail In Your Tiered Storage Plan

Implementing tiered storage is challenging for organizations.Without your strategic focus, the wrong data could end up in the wrong places, resulting in high cost, even higher latency, and possibly even data loss.

Join us to learn how Visual Storage Intelligence® can help your organization minimize costs by developing and maintaining your storage tiering plan.

 

Pizza Stay at Home:

Delivering Savings Through Storage

You know what’s better than pizza? Saving money. By attending this virtual event, you will have a pizza of your choice delivered to your home while you learn how to uncover storage savings opportunities and improve efficiency in multi-vendor storage environments.