HPE Ezmeral: Uncut

HPE Ezmeral sessions you don’t want to miss at HPE Discover!

Learning about new technologies, trends, and opportunities is what HPE Discover 2021 is all about.

HPE-Discover-HPE-Ezmeral-Sessions.pngJoin us for this free, virtual event -- packed with actionable live and on-demand sessions, key announcements, and much more. HPE Discover runs June 22–24 for Americas and June 23–25 for APJ and EMEA. 

Register here for HPE Discover 2021. 

HPE Ezmeral Sessions at HPE Discover 2021

The HPE Ezmeral team is continually driving innovation into our software platform to meet customer needs. Our goal is to ensure HPE Ezmeral solutions constantly evolve to be even more agile and elastic for both cloud-native and non-cloud native apps, particularly data-intensive apps.

I've put together a list below of recommended HPE Ezmeral sessions that reveal our most exciting innovations. These sessions will also give you an insider's view of how other enterprises are accelerating their business using HPE Ezmeral. Come join these information-packed sessions, demos, and labs.

Top HPE Ezmeral Spotlight Session

  • Don't Just Spark Change: Let HPE Ezmeral ignite a cloud-native AI revolution (SL4473)

Join us for an in-depth discussion with Lynn Calvo, VP of Emerging Data Technology at GM Financial as he shares his data-centric transformation journey to create an industrial scale AI and analytics environment for the enterprise. We explore how HPE Ezmeral modernizes your environment to deliver a cloud-native experience for your data-centric workloads and teams.

  • Don't Just Spark Change: Let HPE Ezmeral ignite a cloud-native AI revolution Meet-Up​ (MU4589)

Join our Lead Data Scientist and our Chief Technology Officers as we answer your most pressing questions regarding how HPE Ezmeral can modernize your environment to deliver a cloud-native experience to your data-centric workloads and teams.​

Top HPE Ezmeral Business Sessions

  • What Rhymes with See? Three! Like Three Must See Innovations in HPE Ezmeral (S4415)

Are you up to speed on the latest ways to modernize your data and analytics platform? Why not swing by to see what's new in this world, as the experts highlight the top three innovations in HPE Ezmeral to help you unleash data’s full potential.  

  • 3 ways ORock Technologies accelerates your time to insights to help you gain a competitive edge  (B4433)

Meet ORock Technologies, a cutting-edge company designed to simplify your cloud adoption. ORock developed a managed HPE Ezmeral-as-a-service cloud offering to help extract business value from data faster. Learn the 3 ways you can ignite your data transformation today.

  • Containers Are Driving Digital Transformation to a Unified Cloud Experience. Get on Board (B4421)

Containers are a rapidly growing technology as enterprise and telco adoption ramps. Big data, machine learning, and analytics are the top drivers for container technologies. Learn more about HPE’s container solutions and how they can help you gain stability and scale while reducing management complexity and why HPE should be your choice of vendor.

Live & On-Demand Demos

Left wondering what about data that doesn’t make sense migrating to cloud? Well, wonder no more. As the first to support Spark on K8s on prem, join us to find out how to take advantage of the latest Spark features with optimizations for GPU acceleration and S3 data access.

  • Hybrid Cloud demo that's actually Hybrid Cloud (D4437)

HPE Ezmeral is a core pillar to HPE’s strategy of delivering a simplified experience from edge-to-cloud. Join us for this demo to see how HPE Ezmeral enables hybrid cloud solutions that extend the data and control planes from on premises to the public cloud and to the edge.

HPE DEV Sessions and Workshops:

  • How HPE Ezmeral Provides Secure Utility-Based As-a-Service Platforms HSW4350

Dates/Times: June 23, 11:30am-12:00pm PST / June 24, 11:00am-12:30pm CEST

Industry luminary Robert Christiansen talks with two industry insiders from Sysdig and ORock on how they provide secure container platforms. Alexander Lawrence, Principal Solutions Engineer with Sysdig, describes how they extend security and monitoring on HPE Ezmeral through their SaaS platform, while Matt Plummer, Chief Cloud Architect at ORock Technology, discusses their open-source IaaS and PaaS with FedRAMP security built on the HPE Ezmeral platform.

  • HPE Ezmeral Data Fabric 101 – Get to Know the Basics Around the Data Fabric HSW4349 

Dates/Times: June 24, 9:00am-10:30am PST / June 25, 11:00am-12:30pm CEST

Join industry experts—Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman—for a 30-minute talk on how workflows and data management change when systems are built on a unified data layer with data fabric. A hands-on workshop will follow, where you’ll learn how to create/delete/update volumes, set up disaster recovery mechanisms, and apply security policies. 

  • Kubernetes 101 – Intro to the Kubernetes Concepts Managed by HPE Ezmeral Container Platform HSW4347

Dates/Times: June 24, 11:00am-12:30pm PST / June 25, 1:00pm-2:30pm CEST

Walk through the basics of the Kubernetes cluster orchestration system with industry expert, Nigel Poulton, Chief Technologist at Kubetrainer.com, and Thomas Phelan, HPE Ezmeral Container Platform CTO. During a following 60-min hands-on workshop, you’ll deploy a containerized application on a cluster, scale its deployment, update the application, and debug it, using info you learned on Kubernetes features and an interactive online tutorial.

  • SPIFFE and SPIRE Fundamentals HSW4392

Dates/Times: June 24, 12:00pm-1:30pm PST / June 25, 2:00pm-3:30pm CEST

Join this workshop to better understand SPIFFE as a set of open-source standards for securely authenticating software services in dynamic and heterogeneous environments through the use of platform-agnostic, cryptographic identities. Explore SPIRE as an open-source system that implements the SPIFFE specification in a wide variety of environments. Featuring Sunil James of HPE (@sunubunu) and Phil Vachon, Security leader at Bloomberg (@pvachonnyc).

Interested in other sessions? We invite you to explore the full line-up of sessions on our content catalog and build your own agenda. You can also view the agenda for each region here.

Build Your Playlist

Register here for HPE Discover 2021. And check out my AI, ML, and data analytics blog highlighting all the sessions, demos, and hands-on labs to attend.

Want to build your own Playlist? Here’s how. Once registered for HPE Discover, log in to the virtual platform to view each of the keynotes, sessions, demos, etc. You can filter based on content type, areas of interest, or keyword search, etc. Then simply click on the “+” icon to add the items to your My Playlist. You can also download your Playlist into your preferred personal calendar.

Register now. And check out my AI, ML, and data analytics blog highlighting all the sessions, demos, and hands-on labs to attend to fast-track your AI journey.

We look forward to seeing you virtually at HPE Discover 2021!

Lauren Engebretson

Hewlett Packard Enterprise


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Lauren Engebretson is the product marketing manager for HPE Ezmeral at Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE). Lauren has extensive experience in product management and product marketing across HPE hardware, software, and Infrastructure as a Service solutions. She spearheaded the launch of HPE Composable Infrastructure and HPE Synergy, driving increased awareness, education, and engagement through her technical knowledge and customer-first focus.