The Application Continuity 2007 agenda:

Thursday, September 13th, 2007
Registration Open 8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
7:00-8:45   Registration and Breakfast
9:00-9:15   Welcome Remarks
9:15-10:00 David Hall,
CompuCom CTO
Keynote: “Never Having to Say You’re Sorry, Making the Right Choice the First Time”
10:00-10:30 Michael Baum,
Splunk CEO and co-founder
Speaker presentation: “It’s a HA world”
10:30-11:00   Refreshment/Phone Break
11:00-11:30 Steve Lewis,
Teneros CEO and co-founder
Speaker presentation: “Getting the most bang for your business continuity budget”
11:30-12:00 Gary Phillips,
Marathon Technologies President and CEO
Speaker presentation: “The convergence of virtualization and HA”
12:00-12:30 Krishnan Thazhathekalam,
Speaker presentation: “Are hosted services the answer?”
12:30-1:30   Lunch
1:30-1:50 Steve Lewis,
Teneros CEO and co-founder
Vendor spotlight: Teneros
1:50-2:10 Craig Stouffer,
Silver Peak Systems VP Marketing
Vendor spotlight: Silver Peak
2:10-2:30 Andrew Barnes,
Neverfail Sr. VP Corp. Dev.
Vendor spotlight: Neverfail
2:30-3:00   Break
3:00-4:00 Craig Flower,
Speaker presentation: “IT Transformation - the Challenge - IT Powering the Business”
4:00-4:30 Alistair Croll,
Coradiant VP Product Management and co-founder
Speaker presentation: “Watching users’ performance continuity for web applications”
4:30-5:00 Erik Grimmelmann,
Send Word Now Chief Architect
Speaker presentation: “Crisis communications made simple”
5:00-5:30 Eric Herzog,
Asempra VP Marketing, Operations
Speaker presentation: “A, B, C's or F's of backup and compliance”
5:30-6:00 Allwyn Sequeira,
Blue Lane Sr. VP Product Operations
Speaker presentation: “Myths and realities of virtualization security”
7:00-10:00   Jazz Reception
Friday, September 14th, 2007
7:00-8:45   Registration and Breakfast
9:00-9:15   Agenda Opener
9:15-9:35 David Clark,
Jones Waldo
From the Trenches: Teneros
9:35-9:50 TBA  
9:50-10:10 TBA  
10:10-10:30 TBA  
10:30-11:10 Vaino Narma,
Goldman Sachs
Speaker presentation
11:10-11:30   Break
11:30-12:00 Gary Chen,
Yankee Group Senior Analyst
View from the Market Gurus: “Business continuity for SMBs”
12:00-1:00   Lunch
1:00-1:30 Arun Taneja,
Taneja Group
View from the Market Gurus
1:30-2:00 Michael Osterman,
Osterman Research
View from the Market Gurus: “Market trends in business continuity”
2:00-3:00 Gary Chen, Steve Norall, Michael Osterman, and InfoWorld senior staff members: Eric Knorr, Doug Dineley, Messaging News Editor-in-Chief Stephanie Jordan The Great Debate: “Application (hosted) services vs. using and maintaining products”
3:00-3:15   Wrap-up and prize drawing


AppCon 2007

September 13 & 14, 2007
Fairmont Hotel
San Jose, California

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We would like to thank each of our sponsors for their participation and support in AppCon 2007!

Teneros (Premiere Sponsor)

Silver Peak (Gold Sponsor)

Neverfail (Gold Sponsor)

Coradiant (Silver Sponsor) Blue Lane (Silver Sponsor)

Messaging News (Media Sponsor) InfoWorld (Media Sponsor)


We will have new information on AppCon 2008 very soon! Check in with us regularly to learn about all of the sponsorship opportunities that will be available and how you can give your company the highest level of visibility at the “must attend” Application Continuity Conference in 2008!

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