Events and Webinars

Below are GreenPages’ upcoming events, live webinars, and on-demand webinars. Be sure to register to take advantage of these special, informative events.

On Demand Webinars

  • AWS or Azure? How to Move from Analysis Paralysis Toward a Smart Cloud Choice

    AWS, Azure…Azure, AWS…Google Air (really?). Listen to an honest, back and forth discussion between our Amazon expert and our Microsoft expert to explore the technical and business values of each platform. Watch the video recording!  As most IT professionals know, choosing between these dynamic cloud entities can be overwhelming. But the challenge is less about… Read more »

  • Webinar: How Cloud Is Killing Traditional Help Desk

    The focus of the IT industry in the Cloud Era has been on 4 of the 5 “Ws”: WHY cloud, WHAT platform, WHERE to put workloads, WHEN to deploy. But what about the other “W”: WHO? In this on-demand webinar we switch perspective and think about support from the point of view of the user… Read more »

  • DevOps + ITOM for Secure & Compliant Hybrid Cloud Ops

    Modern business requires agility, innovation, and thought leadership at speeds that turn traditional development, test, and release cycles into roadblocks, resulting in aggressive adoption of DevOps either formally or informally with Bi Modal IT. While DevOps is releasing workloads outside of IT’s peripheral vision and injecting security and compliance risk to the business, IT is… Read more »

  • VMware NSX vs. Cisco ACI: When to Use Each, When to Use Both.

    VMware NSX vs. Cisco ACI: When to Use Each, When to Use Both. It can be argued that software-defined networking is the hottest topic in IT today. In fact, IDC Research predicts the SDN market to reach $8 billion in revenue by 2018. The many benefits of SDN—extreme business and operational agility for example—has smart… Read more »

  • Buzz from VMworld 2016: Key U.S. & Europe Announcements

    Weren’t able to make it to VMworld? Want the inside scoop on all the hype? Listen to GreenPages’ CTO, Chris Ward, for his analysis and opinion on the key announcements from the Las Vegas and Barcelona events. He provides a deep dive into VMware’s product roadmap and its overall strategy acknowledging that AWS, Azure, and… Read more »

  • Webinar: 20 Critical Security Controls Every Modern Company Should Have

    Do you feel as if security touches everything in your organization and you can’t quite get your arms around it Do you wish there were a checklist to ensure you’ve considered all angles and options? Wouldn’t it be nice to have metrics to compare against for context? We’ll review 20 Critical Security Controls and what… Read more »

  • The Hyper-Converged Landscape: What's New, What's Hot, What's Possible

    Join GreenPages’ Principal Architect Randy Weis for an overview of the hottest hyper-converged technologies on the market today. From market leaders to intriguing niche players, you will learn what is achievable with hyper-converged versus traditional 3-tier infrastructures. The webinar also explores some of the most interesting features and options being offered by Nutanix, SimpliVity, Cisco, HP… Read more »

  • Microsoft Cloud: Can You Really Afford to Fail?

    In its simplest form, The Microsoft Cloud is like a puzzle. Once you get an edge started you can build it out from there. But you need the picture on the box to understand the whole structure. In this special Microsoft Cloud webinar, we help you complete the first corner, then the remaining corners, and then… Read more »

  • IT Execs on Moving to Managed Services

    Listen to two IT executives from two very different industries—a hospital and a petroleum company—candidly discuss the “why, what, and how” of implementing Managed IT Services in their organizations. IT Executive Panelists: Darrell Bodnar, Director of Information Services, Weeks Medical Center Dave Widener, Director of IT & Project Management, Dead River Company Listen to Darrell… Read more »

  • IT Help Desk for the Holidays

    Join Jay and Geoff for a discussion on modern IT Help Desk approaches and how cloud platforms and a tech-savvy workforce have fundamentally changed the support game. Learn why your IT Help Desk can’t be an afterthought, and why it needs to be scientific and handled by professionals. Finally, discover how easy it is to… Read more »

  • Microsoft Office 365: Expectations vs. Reality.

    In a recent survey of 1,000 American workers, 93% said access to technology that allows them to work anywhere makes them more productive and successful. Sounds great! So why aren’t organizations flocking to O365 in droves? Because there is more to migration and support than what’s inside the glossy brochure or stated in the tech… Read more »

  • How to Increase Your IT Equity: Deploying a Build-Operate-Transform Model for IT Operations

    In order to create long-term value for their organizations and meet the increasing demand for services, IT leaders are shifting the traditional view of Managed Services as a commodity service that provides little to no residual value (outside of the immediate need it meets)…and are instead adopting a strategic approach that combines people, process, and… Read more »

  • How to Approach a Windows Server 2003 Migration: Key Steps for a Better Transition

    When it comes to the pending Windows Server 2003 end-of-life event this July, many organizations have dragged their feet, perhaps due to a sense that they still have plenty of days left to act. Well NOW is the time and there is no more pressing issue facing IT organizations running Windows Server 2003. Join GreenPages’… Read more »

  • How to “Houdini” the Risks of Deferred IT Maintenance

    IT organizations typically spend 70% of their time and budget “keeping the lights on.” But do you want to be “typical,” or do you want to be world class? And how do you free yourself from the constraints of deferred maintenance so you can achieve your goals? Join us for Part 2 of our Managed… Read more »

  • Bridge the Performance Gap with Flash – Making Best Use of Flash with GreenPages and EMC

    Join us and learn about EMC’s Flash Everywhere strategy, led by the purpose-built all-flash storage array, XtremIO, that delivers: Predictable low latency and rapid response times In-line data deduplication and compression Consistent performance at scale

  • Trends and Strategies to Begin Modernizing Your IT Organization

    How many IT organizations are truly serious about adopting modern IT management approaches and how many say “Well, sounds good…just not right now.” Have you thought about what might happen if you do nothing? Have you ever considered that Managed IT Services might just be the smartest step toward building a modern, efficient IT org?… Read more »

  • Extend Your Data Center into the Cloud with VMware vCloud Hybrid Service

    Join us and discover how vCloud Hybrid Service provides IT administrators and architects with a common platform for seamlessly extending existing data centers to the cloud by leveraging the same tools and processes they use today.

  • The Rise of Unauthorized AWS Use. How to Address Risks Created by Shadow IT.

    Join us for a special webinar to learn how you can gain visibility and control over potential AWS Shadow IT issues while not disrupting business usage. We specifically discuss how you can provide better resource management of AWS virtual assets and spend, ensure resiliency, and stamp out security holes. We also outline the path towards… Read more »

  • How to Modernize IT by Killing the Transactional Treadmill

    IT organizations have become overwhelmed trying to keep up with every day infrastructure operational responsibilities. Valuable, strategic IT assets are becoming mired in tactical actions. When this happens, IT cannot fulfill its true purpose: applying technology to enable business success. But by providing IT with an effective, efficient, and modern way of addressing every day… Read more »