Cisco Live!

Messe Berlin, Germany

February 20 - 24, 2017

Join us at Cisco Live!

Fueling the Data-Powered Digital Transformation

Discover NetApp’s newest solutions. Meet with our engineers to see how NetApp can help you on your digital transformation journey. Learn about Flash, FlexPod, Hybrid Cloud, SolidFire, Service Provider solutions and how NetApp can help your team

Why Attend?

Cisco Live 2017 provides you with an opportunity to connect with NetApp through speaking sessions, mini theater presentations, demos, and meetings with NetApp executive leaders and subject matter experts.

  • Learn more about high-interest topics such as hybrid cloud, all-flash storage, and more
  • Get your most anticipated questions answered in a personalized 1:1 VIP experience
  • Connect with partners and vendors and view demos of their latest technology

Experience NetApp and Cisco Solutions

NetApp is the exclusive storage provider for Cisco Live network operations (NOC), leveraging All Flash FAS and MetroCluster.

Learn more about NetApp and Cisco solutions.

Breakout Sessions

Enabling Remote 3D Visualization for Engineering and Medical Workspace

Tuesday, 21. February | 13.20 – 14.00 | Innovation Theatre

By combining validated, best-in-class technologies from Cisco and NetApp and NVIDIA, FlexPod delivers a complete virtual desktop solution with full GPU acceleration, providing enhanced performance for many vertical specific workloads and graphics-intensive applications. This solution meets the demands of many verticals and workloads including: Oil&Gas: P&E like Schlumberger Petrel, Manufacturing: CAD/CAE, PLM like CATIA, SolidWorks, Siemens PLM NX, Healthcare: MRI, PET and CT image analysis.


  • Kenneth Westerby, NetApp
  • Philippe Wackers, NetApp

Session ID: BRKSP-2400

Data Management as Economic Factor

Wednesday, 22. February | 15.15 – 16.00 | CMAX Theater Session

Learn how Cisco and NetApp can help providing a single IoT infrastructure for transport, store and analyze. Use cases like predictive maintenance will be covered to illustrate the benefits of building such a solution on a Converged Infrastructure like FlexPod.


  • Dr. Stefan Ebener, NetApp
  • Frederic Baudach, Cisco

Session ID: BRKSP-2005

Theater Sessions

These sessions will run each for 20 minutes on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday:

Smart Data Services with Cisco and NetApp


Learn how Cisco and NetApp can help to provide a single IoT infrastructure to transport, store and analyze. With Case Studies.


  • Hermann Wedlich, Strategic Alliance Manager, NetApp
Remote 3D visualization on FlexPod for CAD, medical apps, …

11:30 and 15:30

By combining validated technologies from Cisco, NetApp and NVIDIA, FlexPod delivers a complete virtual desktop solution with full GPU acceleration, providing enhanced performance for many vertical specific workloads and graphics-intensive applications.


  • Philippe Wackers, EMEA HealthCare & StorageGrid CSE, NetApp
Why Converged Infrastructure with Cisco and NetApp

12:00 and 16:00

Learn why FlexPod is the most deployed Converged Infrastructure, based on Case Studies.


  • Christian Lorentz, Senior Product Marketing Manager EMEA, NetApp
Micro Data Centers, giving you the Edge! (Partner Session: Schneider Electric)


At the Network Edge is where many IoT and big data applications will reside. These systems will often be tasked with capturing, organising and analysing data to quickly reveal actionable insights.  Edge computing has lead to the creation of micro data centers that, just like larger data centers, require reliable power and cooling to function properly but with the bonus of not needing a dedicated IT room to house them in.


  • Lee Griffiths EMEA Alliance Manager, APC by Schneider Electric
Zero to Cloud in a Day with SolidFire’s OpenStack

13:00 and 15:00

Get an overview of SolidFire's Agile Infrastructure and how it helps simplify and accelerate the deployment of your OpenStack cloud infrastructure.


  • Christian Keil, Senior Systems Engineer, NetApp
Smart Data Services Use Case: Coffee 4.0


Understand Smart Data Services from NetApp with our Case Study: a connected Coffee Machine.


  • Stefan Ebener, Manager Systems Engineering, NetApp
The Hospital of The Future by Aossia


Let's have a look on the impact that the digital revolution has on how physicians and health care delivery organizations interact with patients as we are entering an entirely different era, one dominated not by physician-centred care but by patient-centred care.


  • Tsvetina Lungarova, Head of Marketing & Sales Department, AOSSIA
Automate your production lifecycle with Cloud computing(Partner Session: OUTSCALE)


Discover how you can immediately launch your own custom high-performance Virtual Machines on an enterprise-class Cloud infrastructure, thanks to interoperable APIs that meet industry standards.


  • Benjamin LAPLANE, Presales Manager & Cloud Architect, Outscale
  • Selim KACER, Presales & Cloud Architect, Outscale
Managed Cloud Offerings for Service Providers


NetApp and Cisco have developed custom integration with Microsoft’s Windows Azure Pack that enables our service provider customers to easily deploy and offer cloud services to their enterprise customers. This includes tiered storage, integrated data protection, and even the ability to manage on and off prem workloads through a single admin/tenant portal. Learn more about this integration and see demos of the solution.


  • Chris Rodriguez, Senior Technical Marketing Engineer, NetApp

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