That’s a wrap! Until next year – a few highlights from year’s VeeamON 2018

By Sarah Clews 

It was a busy show for more than 2000 attendees this year at VeeamON in Chicago, where Veeam unveiled its vision for the Hyper-Available Enterprise and their strategy to provide a comprehensive platform for intelligent data management at massive scale. 

VeeamON HPE team2.jpgIt was also a busy show for HPE and its staffers!  The team delivered 17 in-booth theatre presentations, with record numbers of attendees. They heard about a range of topics, including information on:

  • The new HPE Nimble Adaptive Flash array
  • HPE Storage strategy and leadership
  • Cloud-Ready enablement
  • Optimizing investments and improving ROI with HPE PointNext Advisory and Professional Services for Veeam. 

Our resident HPE Storage blogger Calvin Zito, recorded a podcast with Andrew Dickerson at VeeamON on the hot topic of Ransomware where Andrew gave some great tips on how to mitigate the risk of Ransomware. Listen to the podcast now (or right click and save the file for later). To subscribe to the podcast, open this link and click on the "View in iTunes" button under Calvin’s picture. If you don't use iTunes, you can find the podcast on  It has just been added to Google Play Music as well.    

Smart talk 

Veeam theater session.jpgWhen the theatre session presentations ended, we were engaged in countless conversations with attendees. We also sheared our joint HPE and Veeam Storage Solutions smart enough to bridge the App-Data gap through the use of live demos and hardware on display. 

Additional breakout sessions were also on offer for attendees to learn more about how to:

  • Reduce operating costs by 48% and receive a 262% ROI when using HPE and Veeam Software
  • Do Instantaneous Restores, Verified Backups, Super-fast synthetic full backups
  • Perform backup from Nimble Storage snapshots on primary or secondary arrays, thereby reducing the impact from data protection activities on production workloads.
  • Get optimum results from the New HPE Nimble Adaptive Flash Array and Veeam Software. Attendees could learn how to 

If you weren’t there, go here

 bill Philbin.pngIf you weren’t able to attend VeeamON! 2018, this year, catch up on notable moments from the show by listening to The Cube interviews with Bill Philbin (SVP, Global Chief Technology Officer, Hybrid IT, HPE) and Patrick Osborne (VP & GM Big Data and Secondary Storage at Hewlett Packard Enterprise) by clicking on the links below.

Or if you have a little more time, watch the Opening Keynote and Bill Philbin’s presentation here.  

You can also take a moment to read some insightful blogs from the rest of the team or catch up on news and replays on the HPE and VeeamON event page.

But for now, that’s a wrap. From all at HPE, we want to thank you all for stopping by the booth and we look forward to meeting those of you who are heading to HPE Discover next month! 

 medium_eu_clews_7472.jpgSarah Clews is responsible for the HPE Veeam Software Alliance Product Marketing, as well as WW Product Marketing for the HPE StoreEver Portfolio and Spectra Logic alliance relationship. Her strengths are in digital marketing communications, making use of varying digital media channels to convey a coordinated and joined-up message to target audiences to meet the customer where they are in real-time.


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