Refer a Friend to the Potomac VMware User Conference and Win!

The Potomac Regional VMware User Conference is just a couple days away.  We still have room for more attendees, so we are offering a Refer-A-Friend reward for folks who get their IT associates to come out to our awesome, free, full-day customer-focused event. The day will offer in-depth technical sessions, demonstrations, exhibits, and networking opportunities that will feature the latest in virtualization, cloud computing and mobility. Refer at least 3 friends, and all 4 of you each have a chance to win a $100 American Express gift card!* Simply have your colleagues enter your name under … [Read more...]

Potomac Regional VMUG User Conference Presentations Now Online

Presentations from last week's Potomac Regional VMware User Group (including DC, Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Federal VMUG's) are now available on the DC VMUG workspace at  If you weren't able to attend, or are looking to review a session again, grab the presentations now.  Let me know if you want a presentation that is not yet published on the site and I'll try to track it down for you.  Thanks again to our awesome sponsors and attendees for making our first big regional event a success - we had over 500 people registered for the event and … [Read more...]

Big DC VMUG Event on September 26th at Nationals Park

A reminder to those of you in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia and surrounding areas, the Maryland, DC and Federal VMware User Groups (VMUG) have come together to present an all-day event at Washington Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  This event will give you a chance to get caught up on VMworld 2012 announcements, meet with local VMware experts, and engage with vendors in the virtualization ecosystem. Register Today for the Potomac Regional VMUG User Conference Register Today to reserve your seat at the upcoming Potomac Regional VMUG User Conference taking place on Wednesday, … [Read more...]

Mark Your Calendars for the Potomac Regional VMUG User Conference

The 2012 Potomac Regional VMUG User Conference is scheduled for Wednesday, September 26, 2012. This is a joint conference including the Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia regions. Wednesday, September 26, 2012 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Location Nationals Park 1500 South Capitol Street Southeast Washington, DC 20003 Click here for directions Join your fellow VMware users for this full-day event including in-depth technical sessions, demonstrations and exhibits. This is a great opportunity to meet with your peers to discuss virtualization trends, best practices, and … [Read more...]

The Dark Knight A Rises a Day Early

Here's an event for those of you in the Washington, DC area. Join Clearpath, VMware and Veeam for a special private viewing of the The Dark Night Rises on July 19th. The day will start out with breakfast and a brief and informative presentation on backing up virtualized environments.  Following the presentation and a short break for audience questions, we’ll be viewing The Dark Knight Rises* a day before the general public. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to further your virtualization learning while getting to see the Dark Knight before any of your friends or family. Sign up … [Read more...]

DC vBeers – May 23, 2012

Join your fellow virtualization professionals for an independent networking event.  vBeers is designed to be a vendor agnostic,  independent event that allows IT pros to get together, network and talk without the influence of the vendors we all get pushed.  With a few of the local gurus just returning from Citrix Synergy and some great new releases from VMware and Microsoft there will be plenty to talk about. Location: RFD Chinatown Address: 810 7th St NW, Washington, DC Date: May 23, 2012 Time: 5-8 PM Visit the vBeers website to register for the event (It's free, just need to get a … [Read more...]

Clearpath “Planning for the Cloud” Event with VMware, Cisco & EMC

One of the things I've really enjoyed since joining Clearpath Solutions Group is participating in our learning events.  Coming from the customer side, I didn't get out to learn and interact with the community as often as I would have liked.  With the incredible rate of innovation in IT and paradigm shifting technologies like virtualization, cloud computing, & Everything-as-a-Service, it is increasingly important to take a break from the day-to-day and pause to re-imagine what you could and should be doing to prepare for the next wave of technology.  Events like the VMware User Group … [Read more...]

Postponed! Potomac Regional VMUG is Coming to Washington D.C. – May 9th, 2012!

This event has been postponed.  We have tentatively rescheduled for September 2012 (post VMworld).  Stay tuned to this site and for more info and future events. Potomac Regional VMUG is Coming to Washington D.C. – May 9th, 2012! Join your fellow VMware users at this free, full-day event for in-depth technical sessions, demonstrations, exhibits, and networking opportunities. Come to the Nationals Stadium to meet with your peers and industry experts to discuss virtualization trends, best practices, and the latest technology! Visit the Potomac Regional VMUG User Conference … [Read more...]