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Op dinsdag 11 april organiseert de Windows Management User Group Nederland (WMUG_NL) een eendaags evenement genaamd Lowlands Unite, Netherlands edition! In het najaar zal de System Center User Group België een evenement onder dezelfde naam in België organiseren.
Op 11 april zullen nationale en internationale top sprekers 10 technische sessies verzorgen! Niet alleen de 10 top sprekers zijn de moeite waard, ook de locatie die we hebben weten vast te leggen. Lowlands Unite, Netherlands edition zal namelijk plaatsvinden in bij EndemolShine, de producent van oa Miljoenenjacht, Goede Tijden Slechte Tijden, All You Need is Love en vele andere topproducties. Een mooie inspirerende omgeving dicht bij de Amsterdam Arena en daardoor zowel met de auto als via het openbaar vervoer goed bereikbaar.
Dankzij onze locatiesponsor Purple Cloud kunnen we de toegang gratis aanbieden. Het enige wat je hoeft te doen is je kaarten bestellen via Eventbrite. Het enige wat je je vragen is om ook echt te komen als je een kaart besteld, we houden rekening met iedereen die een kaart besteld in verband met catering e.d:
Het programma voor het Enterprise Mobility / Enterprise Client Management track ziet er als volgt uit;
Het programma voor het Azure / OMS / System Center track ziet er als volgt uit;
|8:00-8:30||Inloop / registratie|
|8:30-9:30||Microsoft Cloud Infrastructure Overview
An overview of Azure with a focus on datacenter transformation to a hybrid cloud infrastructure.
Daniel is an enthusiastic story teller with a passion for Microsoft technology and Cloud Infrastructure. Loves to teach, motivate and entertain audiences with technical details, business value and witty remarks.
In his profession as Cloud Infrastructure seller Daniel spends most of his time discussing datacenter transformations with one of his 300 customers.
Ten most common mistakes when deploying AD FS and Hybrid Identity and how to avoid them
Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) is the Microsoft technology to bridge your on-premises Identity systems towards cloud Identity providers, like Azure Active Directory. Colleagues depend on a reliable, yet cost effective deployment of AD FS and it’s our jobs as IT Pros to make it happen.
This session covers the 10 most common mistakes we see in the field in organizations that have deployed AD FS and Hybrid Identity. Learn from their mistakes, whether you’ve already deployed AD FS and want to make your implementation more robust, or holding off deploying AD FS to not step into these pitfalls.
Sander Berkouwer has 15 years of experience working with Microsoft Technologies, the platform known today as Cloud OS. He specializes in hybrid cloud computing, identity and access management (IAM) and cyber security. On projects, he works as an advisor, and designs and implements advanced solutions for any combination of on-premises and cloud-based resources. As a consultant, Sander is considered as a pioneer in the Microsoft field, and is often requested as speaker at big events. Sander is a MVP in Directory Services, and has been awarded this award since 2009.
The Hidden Treasures of Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V.
Some features such as Storage Spaces Direct, containers, and Shielded Virtual Machines get all of the attention, but what about those little features that make a big difference to your every day activities? In this session, I’ll discuss and demonstrate the lesser known features that add more value to Hyper-V, making your job as an administrator or consultant much easier.
Aidan Finn, MVP, has been working in IT since 1996, as a consultant, systems administrator, and in technical pre-sales. Currently he works as the Technical Pre-Sales Lead of a technology distributor, MicroWarehouse Ltd., in Dublin, Ireland, where he evangelizes and educates Microsoft partners about Microsoft technologies such as Azure, Windows Server, and Hyper-V. Aidan has been awarded the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) designation by Microsoft in recognition of his community contributions. He currently is in the Cloud and Datacenter Management expertise, focusing on Windows Server and private cloud technologies such as Hyper-V, failover clustering, networking and storage. He is the contributing editor on Microsoft virtualization at the Petri IT Knowledgebase, blogs on aidanfinn.com, and tweets as @joe_elway. Aidan has spoken at numerous events in Europe and the USA, including community briefings, Microsoft regional events, Windows launches, and conferences such as E2EVC, TechEd Europe, and Microsoft Ignite.
|13:20-14:00||Sponsor slot Savision:
Overcome SCOM alert noise
In this session I will present how you can overcome SCOM alert noise and easily manage the vast amount of data stored in Microsoft System Center Operations Manager. I will demonstrate our modern and groundbreaking solution Live Maps, which makes it possible for you and your team to create dashboards that are easy to use, access and understand by both IT and key business stakeholders. Learn how to reduce notifications through various channels and achieve your goal to share valuable information from SCOM; through HTML5 dashboards, while fixing all of the necessary steps in SCOM at the same time.
Justin Boerrigter has been in the business of mapping services and producing SCOM dashboards for the past 8 years. With Justin’s experience in over 800 environments and specific scenarios, no challenge is too big or too small to be transformed into a simple dashboard. ITIL-certified and an experienced trainer both for Savision and external teams, Justin provides customers around the world with a clear and effective understanding of how to translate monitoring data into meaningful service maps.
Feel free to meet up with him for a cup of coffee or his favorite: Hot Chocolate…..to discuss the challenges in your environment. He will show you how to rapidly change your SCOM into a tool that works for you and not you for IT!
Deploying Windows Server like a Pro!
Join Mikael in this demo intense Windows Server deployment session, Mikael will demonstrate how to use varius tools to create Windows Server reference images as well as deploying them with tools like Microsoft Deployment Toolkit, ConfigMgr and Virtual Machine Manager. You will also learn how to add configurations that are related to hardware, like ILO, Bios and other configurations. As a bonus, you will also learn how to deploy Windows Clients.
Mikael Nystrom is a Microsoft MVP and Principal Technical Architect at TrueSec, with an extremely broad field of competence. He has worked with all kinds of infrastructure tasks, in all kinds of environments, enterprise to small business. He is currently building Private Cloud solutions based on Hyper-V, System Center and Windows Azure pack as well as building deployment solutions for Client OS and Server OS. Mikael is a very popular instructor and is often used by Microsoft for partner trainings as well as to speak at major conferences such as Ignite, MMS, IT/Dev Connections, NICConf, TechDays, etc. Mikael has also write books and course material. You can find him at http://deploymentbunny.com or at twitter @mikael_nystrom
|15:40-16:40||Deep-Dive with Azure Monitoring
One of the hidden gems in Azure is the built-in Monitoring and Alerting capabilities that comes with almost every Azure resource. These capabilities are evolving fast and with the latest updates to the features, we now have even more to offer.
Join me for this technical and demo-heavy session where I will take you on a tour of how you can leverage Azure Insights to monitor your IaaS and PaaS workloads in Azure. You will learn how to use and deploy these features to make your customers Azure solution even more complete.
Warning: High risk of PowerShell with a chance of ARM Templates!
As an Microsoft Technical Evangelist covering disciplines like DevOps, Infrastructure Modernization and Cloudification, Rasmus is part of a team of ninjas that travels this great planet to spread the word about awesome technology by Microsoft.
Embrace the hybrid power of OMS in your existing processes
OMS is awesome and the possibilities are virtually endless. But we still live in a hybrid world with on-prem and cloud components working together. In this session we’ll go over the different possibilities to glue together the tools which are supporting your existing processes. Let’s tie SCOM, SCSM and OMS together with Azure Automation to harvest the huge amount of possibilities in our existing escalation and incident process. Creating the ultimate 360 degrees view across your on prem and cloud components was never easier than today!
Dieter is in his mid-30s and is a big fan of technology. He recently received an MVP award for System Center Cloud and Data management. He’s been active in the IT industry for almost 15 years, 14 of which as a freelance consultant. Dieter works at Coretech Benelux as managing Consultant. As an ITIL certified professional he mainly helps companies streamline their processes and use the right tools to support these processes.
He’s an experienced helpdesk migrator and helpdesk team leader and therefore knows which challenges big companies are confronted with when they adapt their processes to support their activities and more efficiently organize the work of their support staff. His main focus is on System Center Operations Manager and OMS, but he’s also well acquainted with the other products of the System Center suite and other technologies. He’s an active member in his local Sysctr community and a board member of System Center User Group Belgium.
He’s always trying to find the right balance between manageability and practical relevance. His motto illustrates his way of working: Don’t overthink it… It’s doing common things uncommonly well that brings success.
Hopelijk zien we je 11 April, koop je ticket hier; https://lowlandsunite.eventbrite.com !
On Tuesday the 11th of April the Windows Management User Group Netherlands (WMUG_NL) is organizing a full day event called Lowlands Unite, Netherlands edition! In Fall of this year the System Center User Group Belgium will be organizing the Belgium edition.
The 11th of April national and international top speakers will be delivering 10 technical sessions! Not only the 10 speakers are worth it, but also the location that we were able to book. Lowlands Unite, Netherlands edition will be held at EndemolShine, the producers of success TV formats like Miljoenenjacht, Goede Tijden Slechte Tijden, All You Need is Love and many other great formats. A nice and inspiring environment near the Amsterdam Arena and therefore easy to reach either by car of using public transportation.
Thanks to our locationsponsor Purple Cloud we can offer the entrance for free. The only thing you need to do is order a ticket via Eventbrite. The only thing we are asking if to also show up if you reserve a spot so that we don’t waste any reserved drinks and food.
Get your ticket here; https://lowlandsunite.eventbrite.com ! See the complete program above!