Thursday 6th December 2018 - Welcome from 12:30pm
IT Security, Collaboration & Data Centre Workshop with Cisco & Nowcomm – Aston Villa Football Stadium Thursday 6th December from 12:30pm
As a Cisco Gold Partner, Nowcomm are at the forefront of Network Security, Co-worker Collaboration and Data Centre, IT offers endless opportunities for improving our working lives, building secure networks to protect people and data and an ability to deploy solutions to seamlessly connect and collaborate with colleagues in the next room or the other side of the globe.
The IT for Business Leaders Workshop 2018 is packed with informative presentations and live demonstrations around the big three IT challenges of Security, Collaboration and Data Centre.
Cyber Security feature – With something you have probably never seen !!
Understand new and emerging threats in cybersecurity. How to counter such threats using non-disruptive cloud deployed security solutions that do not devalue, compromise or complicate your existing security investments and policies.
Develop a deeper understanding of five essential mitigation strategies within the context of the National Cyber Security Centre’s “10 Steps to Cyber Security".
Resolve many of the security issues associated with shadow IT, gaining insight, visibility and control into direct departmental uses of IT and the associated data security management and control.
You will have the opportunity to speak to Nowcomm and Cisco security experts and to register for free no obligation trials of some of Nowcomm and Cisco’s non-disruptive cloud security services that will be presented and discussed during the morning sessions. Have you ever wanted to see the unfolding and impact of an actual malware attack in real time? This interactive and candid presentation by Kevin Prone a Cyber Security Specialist from Nowcomm will include initiating and executing a live security attack.
Data Centre feature:
Tom Green, Cisco UK Hyperflex specialist within the Cisco Data Centre & Cloud UK team will take attendees through the latest in hyperconverged solutions, including business benefits that can be achieved through flexible, dynamic operations across various deployment environments including on-premise, hybrid and fully cloud based.
Collaboration feature – Cisco WebEx Teams Full Demonstration
Want to get more from your Unified Communications environment?
Cisco continues to be a leader of communications and collaboration solutions (an example being Cisco continuing to lead the field as per the latest 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant report for Unified Communications).
James Baly, Nowcomm co-founder and CTO will discuss current and future unified communications trends and industry players. The seminar will include how to successfully harness Cisco innovations in combination with other on premise and cloud collaboration environments such as Microsoft Skype for Business, Teams and Office 365.
The presentation will include a full demonstration of the Cisco WebEx Teams including the all new Cisco Webex Teams board.
This will be a fascinating look at the best Collaboration solutions for your organisation and not to be missed.
Benefits in Attending:
An interactive workshop event with Nowcomm and Cisco developing new knowledge and expertise in areas of cyber security, collaboration and data centre environments.
See the anatomy and operation of a live cyber-attack and explore various automatic prevention systems that provides added protection without hindering normal and authorised service users performance.
Understand Cisco’s vision around Hyperconvergence technologies and possible advantages that can extend Cisco’s existing data centre switching and security infrastructure solutions.
Learn how the key subject areas above can be combined to achieve true secure data centre architectures that are significantly more powerful for the organisation than traditional standalone services.
See the best in Collaboration solutions and how you can work smart, save money and collaborate effectively with teams around the globe effortlessly.
Register today to reserve your booking and avoid disappointment.
It’s not all work !!!
As it’s our end of the year celebration, after a packed and informative afternoon of presentations and demonstrations we invite attendees to relax and enjoy some great food and a drink while they network with fellow attendees and talk 1 2 1 with the event presenters and to add a little bit of fun at the end of the day why not join in with the IT Security, Collaboration & Data Centre Workshop Table Football Tournament which is sure to be a hotly contested quick fire tournament to find the King or Queen of the Table Football table, the winner will be presented with the 2018 winner’s trophy and a very special prize !!!
If you are going to attend one end of year event, the IT for Business Leaders Workshop is the one.
12:30 – 13:00 Registration, Welcome and Refreshments.
13.00 – 13.15 – Event Introduction - Richard McLoughlin, CEO Nowcomm
13:15 - 14:00 – Cyber Security Review and Live Security Attack - Kevin Prone Nowcomm
14:00 - 14:45 – The hyperconverged data centre - Tom Green Cisco
14:45 – 15:15 – Coffee Break & Networking
15:15 – 16:00 – Innovate, Work Smart and Collaborate with ease - James Baly CTO & Co-founder Nowcomm
16:00 – 16:30 – Panel Discussion including Q&A - Cisco & Nowcomm
16:30 – 18:30 - Food, Drinks, Bar & Table Football ( Football Boots NOT Required)
We look forward to welcoming you to what will be an informative and productive event.