Virtual Machine User Group (Northern)

Event supported by West Yorkshire Branch

Date/Time:
Monday 16 April 2012, 10.00am - 5.00pm

Venue:
Doubletree Hilton, 2 Wharf Approach, Granary Wharf, Leeds, LS1 4BR

Description:

Talks include:

  • Starting as a contractor, Special Interest Group Talk about making the move from prem to contract work, setting up company, IR35 and all that good stuff. Then Q&A from the floor
  • IPv6 - Time to deploy? Special Interest Group Presentation on what IPv6 is, its current status within the interest, issues global users are facing and what the next steps are. Then Q&A from the floor
  • Demonstrating value from IT Services. ITIL and service catalogue presentation, with real world examples about why they matter more now than ever.
  • Social Media and the Enterprise. Talk on the legal issues companies face when they tweet or employees blog
  • Business Continuity driven by the Olympics. Talk on how IT systems can not fail with the eyes of the world on them, due to extra load due to the load from the Olympics and staff away, watching the Olympics.
  • Back to basics, how computers work. Computer Science presentation on how modern processes operate and critical features which effect performance.

More Information

Full agenda with 30 talks, and how to register, is on the groups website www.vmug.org.uk