NetApp Workshop for Government


Expert Advices on Successful ESXi5.5. Upgrade

Many government departments are running their virtualized applications on the popular VMware ESXi 5.5 version which will reach its End of General Support on Sep 19 2018* i.e. less than a year from now. It is the right time to plan for its upgrade as well as the enhancement of your computing infrastructure to cope with the new challenges of your current and future virtualized workloads.

In this technical seminar, our virtualization consultants will discuss how to select and implement the most suitable new vSphere functions for your use cases while refreshing your computing infrastructure to enhance application performance and availability to boost your business productivity.

Event Details
Date: 19thOctober, 2017 (Thursday)
Time: 2:00pm – 5:30pm
Venue: NetApp Hong Kong Office


  • ESXi5.5 EOS date of Sep 19 2018 preparation
    • Essential new functions of vSphere 6.5
    • Automate operations and secure virtualized infrastructure with new compliance functions
    • Implement data encryption to meet compliance requirements
    • Seamless migration to new platform – preparation, tools and practices
  • Demonstration of VM vSphere 6.5
  • NetApp optimizing the VM Farm
    • NetApp + VMware integration
    • Optimizing VM performance with NetApp All Flash FAS
    • Instant recovery for VM (meeting RTO, RPO)
    • Meeting data encryption requirements in the upgraded environment
  • Demonstration of NetApp + VM integration and instant Recovery