For those that went to Las Vegas for either EMC World 2011 or VMworld 2011, there were opportunities to give EMC gear a test drive using the EMC vSpecialist vLabs.
The Bigger Conferences
Bigger conferences often last the better part of a week, and are most often far away from home, unless you work in the same area that the conference is being held.
These bigger venues are often picked because of space, and being able to accommodate thousands upon thousands of attendees.
From an attendee perspective, bigger conferences can have quite a few hurdles to overcome, before a boss will allow you to go.
- Registration Fee
For those that were not fortunate enough to get the opportunity to go to EMC World or VMworld, and you are near Baton Rouge, LA, you are in luck.
Last week I had the privilege of working with some of the EMC World vLabs along the side of some true superstars on our team.
This list included, but not limited to, Chris Horn, Scott Lowe, Tee Glasgow, Simon Seagrave, and the illustrious Nick Weaver. Also many thanks to Gabe Tubbs for his expertise, as well as Jeramiah Dooley for stopping by to add some cycles.
I’m not going to go through a list of the labs, Tommy Trogden has already compiled a partial list of some that he has seen. You can check out that post here. Read more…