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Server Infrastructure Workshop

3 hours

WWT's Server Infrastructure Workshop is the fastest way to get acquainted with server terminology, market trends, technology solutions and use case alignment.

What to Expect

This workshop explores the basics of server infrastructure, along with the market players, market trends and use cases alignment for the leading solutions.

  • Server Infrastructure Overview
  • Marketplace Adoption
  • Leading Technology Solutions
  • Common Use Cases
  • Key Server Infrastructure Considerations
  • Recommended Next Steps

Goals & Objectives

In this workshop, we will discuss the basics of server infrastructure, along with the market players, market trends, and use cases alignment for the leading solutions. We will work with your technology leaders to help determine how your organization's specific needs align with a server infrastructure OEM and the leading market solutions.

Server Infrastructure Overview

  • What comprises server infrastructure?
  • Models: rackmount, blade servers, modular servers, and composable infrastructure
  • Direction: traditional -> composable infrastructure and individual -> policy-based management
 

Marketplace Adoption

  • Server Infrastructure market trends
  • Leading solutions in the market
  • WWT customer adoption
 

Leading Technology Solutions

  • Cisco UCS
  • Dell PowerEdge & MX
  • HPE ProLiant & Synergy
  • Use case alignment
 

Key Considerations

  • Platform selection and foundational design
  • Network architecture and connectivity
  • Business and operational models
  • Infrastructure Management Solutions
  • Security and governance
  • Migration options
 

Recommended Next Steps

  • Cisco UCS Workshop
  • Dell Workshop
  • HPE Workshop

Benefits

  • Clear understanding of server infrastructure options and the problems they solve
  • Insight into the server infrastructure marketplace: key players and customer adoption
  • Technology solution recommendations based on common use cases
  • Clear next steps to labs, technical workshops and design workshops