Come to the EMC World HoL -Thats Hands on Labs

It is always exciting to hear a bunch about what is new in Cloud, Big Data, and Information Storage but what if you could actually play with them before taking them back to work?

The EMC World Hands on Labs are here for you! These are Self-Paced labs that should take around 60 minutes.

Lab Hours:

**Monday: **11:00AM- 9PM

**Tuesday: **7:00AM 6:30PM

**Wednesday: **7:00AM 5:00PM

**Thursday: **7:00AM 2PM

*Note: Doors close 30 mins before the end of each day


Available Labs

LAB01 SRM Suite Visualize, Analyze, Optimize

LAB02 VNX with AppSync Lab: Simple Management, Advanced Protection

LAB03 EMC Software Defined Storage (SDS)

LAB04 Atmos Cloud Storage: Mature, Robust and Ready to Rock

LAB05 EMC NetWorker Backup and Recovery for Next Generation Microsoft Environments

LAB06 Flexible and Efficient Backup and Recovery for Microsoft SQL Always-On Availability Groups

using EMC NetWorker

LAB07 Easier and Faster VMware Backup and Recovery with EMC Avamar For the Storage Administrator

LAB08 Automated Backup and Recovery for Your Software Defined Data Center with EMC Avamar

LAB09 Taking Backup and Archiving To New Heights with EMC SourceOne and EMC Data Domain

LAB10 Optimizing Backups for Oracle DBAs with EMC Data Domain and EMC Data Protection Advisor

LAB11 Operational and Disaster Recovery using RecoverPoint

LAB12 Achieving High Availability in SAP environments using VMware ESXi clusters and VPLEX

LAB13 VPLEX Metro with RecoverPoint: 3-site Solution for HighAvailability and Disaster Recovery

LAB14 Introduction to VMAX Cloud Edition

LAB15 Replication for the VMAX Family

LAB16 Performance Analyzer for the VMAX Family

LAB17 Introduction to the VMAX Family

LAB18 Storage Provisioning and Monitoring with EMC Storage Integrator (ESI 2.1)

and Microsoft System Center Operations Manager

LAB19 EMC Isilon Compliance Mode Cluster Setup, Configuration, and Management Simplicity
LAB20 EMC Isilon Enterprise Ready with OneFS 7.0 Enhancements

LAB21 RSA Cloud Security and Compliance

LAB22 VMware vSphere Integration with VNX

LAB23 VNX Unisphere Analyzer

LAB24 VNX/VNXe Storage Monitoring & Analytics For Your Business Needs

LAB25 VNX Data Efficiency

LAB26 VNXe Unisphere Administration & Snapshots

LAB27 EMC VSPEX Virtualized Infrastructure for End User Computing

LAB28 Collaborative Big Data Analysis with the Greenplum Unified Analytics Platform

LAB29 Manage Your vCloud Suite Applications with VMware vFabric Application

LAB30 Discover VMware Horizon Workspace

LAB31 Deploy and Operate Your Cloud with the VMware vCloud Suite

As you can see, three is clearly something for everyone. Storage (hey it IS EMC World), Security, Big Data Collaboration, VMware, Horizon, Cloud Suite and VSPEX! All awesome.

Sneak peak


What a great new addition to the EMC World interface! Everything is on demand and running the very best of VMware, EMC and VCE.

Backend Infrastructure Details

The backend infrastructure is run out of our massive Durham data center, with the infrastructure being based on VCE Vblock architecture. *Note: we are also running eight XtremIO bricks to serve up the content.

**EMC Data Center: **Durham North Carolina

**EMC: **Storage (VNX & XtremIO)

**Cisco: **Servers (UCS) & Networking

**VMware: **vSphere 5.1 & vCD

Management & Monitoring Showcase (You KNOW you love Dashboards)


If you are just amused by blinking lights (I know I am) check out the displays in the HOL showing the backend HOL Cloud infrastructure:

EMC SRM Suite:






VMware vCOPS

Finally Win an Apple TV


I have an Apple TV now I wish I had 2. So do a lab and get entered to win!

Written on May 3, 2013