What's New

Event

GTI x NetApp In-depth vSphere 6.5 Upgrade Workshop for Government

Government departments and bureaus are planning to upgrade their VMware ESXi version 5.5 to vSphere 6.5 before its End of General Support on Sep 19 2018*. They expect a fail-safe approach of upgrade with minimal downtime. Nevertheless, they plan to enhance their virtualized computing infrastructure for faster and more scalable performance; easier integrated management and resource provisioning as well as flexible, reliable granular backup and restore functions to cope with the challenging RTO and RPO requirements of multiple virtualized workloads.

Following our popular workshops in Oct on this VMware ESXi 5.5i to vSphere 6.5 upgrade topic, our virtualization consultants will continue to discuss in detail the fail-safe, best practices based approach of vSphere 6.5 upgrade while migrating to an enhanced computing infrastructure. Detailed information and demonstrations will be presented to address users’ needs of improved application performance, simplified and integrated management as well as enhanced backup/restore solution for your current and future virtualized applications.


Event Details
Date: 18th January, 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Venue: NetApp Hong Kong Office

Agenda

  • Best practices of hassle free upgrade/migration of vSphere 6.5 and the underlying infrastructure
  • Plan for significant performance boost with all flash storage coupled with vSphere 6.5 features
  • Drastically simplified virtualized resources provisioning and management with integrated management
  • Meeting challenging RTO and RPO of multiple virtualized workloads: unique benefits of vSphere + NetApp + Veeam
  • Demonstration of solutions


Learn more ›

Event



Customer service impacts brand choice and loyalty up to 96% 1. Creating satisfactory customer experience starts with well-connected applications.

Unifying your sales and marketing teams for a complete view of your customers is of the utmost importance which could help you know all the interactions in between them so as to create a smooth experience for your customers – whether they are responding to your marketing campaigns or speaking with your sales team.

Come join our exclusive lunch seminar to learn how the latest Microsoft Dynamics solutions and key trends that drive the adoption of marketing automation, and how innovative technologies can help predict customer behavior, increase customer intimacy and enhance customer experiences with AI and Chat-bot technologies.


Event Details
Date: 15th December, 2017 (Friday)
Time: 12:00noon – 2:00pm
Venue: The Mira Hong Kong

Agenda

  • Key technology trends that reshape sales and marketing automation to deliver new customer experiences
  • Optimize loyalty program with BI and predictive analytics
  • Adopt chat-bot and AI technologies to enhance customer experience and facilitate cross-selling with promising results
  • Networking
  • Q&A

Learn more ›

Event

ITRC Forum 2017

“ITRC Forum”, organized by Information Technology Resource Centre (ITRC) of the Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS), is a premier gathering event for NGOs and ICT solution providers to meet and share on relevant technology trends and development. The clear and definite objective is to promote a beneficial and effective adoption of ICT applications among NGOs, which in turn contributes to a better service delivery to the needy in our community.

ITRC Forum 2017, with the theme of Social Innovation x Risk Management for NGOs. Evidently, NGOs have been applying more and more ICT with positive results in reducing costs and improving efficiency over the years that ICT applications have become a mission-critical tool to most of the NGOs. In such context, NGOs are convinced that Innovation and Risk Management are important areas they must look into critically in order to maintain a stable and reliable ICT system. ITRC will present research findings in this connection, which would provide good references to NGOs in respect of governance and risk management issues brought by adopting the latest technologies.


Event Details
Date: 6th December, 2017 (Wednesday)
Time: 9:30am – 5:30pm
Venue: Function Rooms, Level 3, Core E, Cyberport 3, 100 Cyberport Road, Hong Kong

Learn more ›

Event

Palo Alto Security Workshop for Government

Government departments need to prevent exfiltration of sensitive data as well as improve their ability to defend against modern cyberthreats such as ransomwares that move laterally inside the organization network. They are advised to segment their networks into separated network domains (trusted zones) with effective means to control their access without impeding productivity.

In our technical workshop on “Effective network segmentation with the Zero Trust Approach”, you may learn how the Zero Trust Architecture1 introduced by analyst firm Forrester Research can strengthen the controls of your internal network and stop malicious activities and data exfiltration.


Event Details
Date: 5th December, 2017 (Tuesday)
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Venue: Regus Conference Center

Agenda

  • Review of OGCIO G3 Guidelines on Network Security Controls Win the Cyber War with Zero Trust
  • Disrupting Credential-based Attacks
  • Break
  • Implementing Zero Trust Architecture with Palo Alto Next-Generation Security Platforms
  • Case Scenario – Protections against Petya Ransomware
  • Demo – App-ID technology for traffic inspection and least privileged access control

Learn more ›

Event

Technical Seminar on NetApp SolidFire All Flash Array

Companies must modernize their legacy computing environment to support both new and legacy applications to cope with the strenuous business workloads in today’s digital age. They need an architecture with the transformative capabilities to empower their applications with scale out capability, guaranteed performance, automated management, data assurance and global efficiencies.

This technical Seminar jointly organized by GTI and NetApp on the topic of “Empowering The Next Generation Data Center with SolidFire All Flash Array”. Veteran experts from NetApp will share with you how the SolidFire next generation all flash storage can help you design your next generation data center to deploy your applications faster, more securely with unmatched agility and cost efficiency.


Event Details
Date: 17th November, 2017 (Friday)
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Venue: Regus Conference Center

Agenda

  • Introduction to NetApp SolidFire All Flash Array – NetApp
  • Power Up the VMware Private Cloud Environment – NetApp
  • Accelerate DevOps with RedHat – NetApp
    • Persistent Storage for DevOps Environment
    • Integration with Red Hat OpenStack, OpenShift and Ansible
  • Break
  • Empowering DevOps with RedHat Ansible and OpenShift – Red Hat
  • Demonstration - SolidFire All Flash Array
  • Q&A and Lucky Draw

Learn more ›

Event

GTI x Microsoft Smart Case Management Solutions Workshop for GOV & GRO

Government departments/bureaus and Government related organizations (GROs) need many different case management solutions, such as work order, complaints management, licensing, correspondence management. However, many Government and GRO users face the dilemma of choosing a solution that tailor to their needs. On one hand, commercial software packages may not readily satisfy the application requirements in Government and GRO sector; on the other hand, coding the applications from scratch can be too time-consuming and too costly to maintain, while not being agile enough to meet the evolving changes today.

This Seminar will demonstrate how the Smart Case Management solution by GTI can fulfill the specific needs of Government and GRO users, with its readily available tools and functions specially made to boost operation efficiency and drive user adoption.

With GTI’s proven record and best practices in the Government and GRO sector, we hope to see you at the event for an interactive discussion.


Event Details
Date: 9th November, 2017 (Thursday)
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Venue: Regus Conference Center

Agenda

  • The challenge of meeting e-government project’s time-to-launch commitments with user satisfaction
  • Introduction to GTI case management solution development platform powered by Microsoft Technologies
    • Versatile solution platform to meet specific application requirements
    • Readily available tools and functions commonly needed by government users
    • Powerful analytics and business intelligence (BI) tools
  • Break
  • Use Case Scenarios discussion and demonstration:
    • Complaint and work order case management
    • Application of license or other government services
    • Correspondence and campaign management
  • Q&A + Networking

Learn more ›