AGENDA 2016

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SCU 2016 has grown to new heights and will feature TWO FULL breakout tracks, allowing for more speakers, content and subject matter deep dives. To view session descriptions, click the title for more information. Looking for the recorded presentations? Click here to view.

*NOTE - Agenda items are listed in CST
TRACK 1 TRACK 2
Enterprise Client Management
Emcee: Cameron Fuller
Cloud & Datacenter Management
Emcee: Pete Zerger
8:00 AM Registration & Breakfast
8:45 Welcome Welcome
9:00 Top Ten Windows Service Windows Server 2016 Features
Presenter: John Savill, Windows Technical Specialist, SavillTech (Microsoft MVP)
Monitoring of the SQL Server with System Center – More Than SQL MP
Presenter: Roman Yuferev, Manageability Evangilist, VIAcode Company
9:50 Microsoft Intune – Standalone or Hybrid - Troubleshooting Tips and Tricks
Presenter: Steve Rachui, Premier Field Engineer, Microsoft
OMG I Can Monitor Everything with OMS!
Presenter: Dieter Wijckmans, Managing Consultant, Coretech (Microsoft MVP)
10:45 Mastering Visibility and Control in the New SCCM and Windows 10 OSD
Presenter: Gary Walker, Director of Customer Experience, Adaptiva
The Other 85%: Patching 3rd Party Apps in SCCM
Presenter: Duncan McAlynn, Senior Solutions Specialist, Heat Software
11:15 Modern management for the Cloud World
Jeremy Winter, Partner, Director of Program Management , Microsoft
12:15 LunchLunch Sponsored by Squared Up
1:15 Strategies to win a "Do more with less" IT World
Presenter: Cameron Fuller, Principal Consultant, Catapult Systems (Microsoft MVP)
2:00 Windows 10: Managing Applications and Security for a Successful Transition
Presenters: Meaghan McKeown, Director of SVM product line, North America, Flexera Software & Ken Hilker, Senior Product Manager, Flexera Software
How to travel in Time with the Veeam Management Pack
Presenter: Mike Resseler, Product Strategy Specialist, Veeam Software (Microsoft MVP)
2:30 Migrate your infrastructure to Configuration Manager 1511 - Notes from the Field
Presenter: Kent Agerlund. Chief Technical Architect, Coretech Global (Microsoft MVP)
Modernizing Your Automation Strategy with Azure Automation and OMS
Presenters: Matthew Dowst, Service Manager Corporate Practice Lead, Catapult Systems; Pete Zerger, Author and Speaker, Principal Program Manager, Cireson (Microsoft MVP)
3:25 Windows 10 Deployment – Expert Level
Presenter: Johan Arwidmark, Chief Technical Architect, Knowledge Factory (Microsoft MVP)
Hyper-V High-Availability Best Practices with Failover Clustering
Presenter: Symon Perriman, Vice President of Business Development, 5nine Software (Microsoft MVP)
4:15 Break
4:30 What’s New in System Center Configuration Manager
Presenter: Wally Mead, Principal Program Manager, Cireson
Provisioning a Microsoft Azure IoT Suite Connected Device
Presenter: Lee Berg, Senior Systems Engineer, Concurrency
5:25 Software Updates by Example
Presenter: Jason Sandys, Principal Consultant, Catapult Systems (Microsoft MVP)
35 Minutes to Integration Enlightenment
Presenter: Chris Ross, Managing Partner and Product Owner, Cireson - Microsoft
6:00 Closing Closing
6:15 SCU Social
SCU 2016 has grown to new heights and will feature TWO FULL breakout tracks, allowing for more speakers, content and subject matter deep dives. To view session descriptions, click the title for more information. Looking for the recorded presentations? Click here to view.

TRACK 1 TRACK 2
Enterprise Client Management
Emcee: Cameron Fuller
Cloud & Datacenter Management
Emcee: Pete Zerger
8:00 AM Registration & Breakfast
8:45 Welcome Welcome
9:00 Top Ten Windows Service Windows Server 2016 Features
Presenter: John Savill, Windows Technical Specialist, SavillTech (Microsoft MVP)
Monitoring of the SQL Server with System Center – More Than SQL MP
Presenter: Roman Yuferev, Manageability Evangilist, VIAcode Company
9:50 Microsoft Intune – Standalone or Hybrid - Troubleshooting Tips and Tricks
Presenter: Steve Rachui, Premier Field Engineer, Microsoft
OMG I Can Monitor Everything with OMS!
Presenter: Dieter Wijckmans, Managing Consultant, Coretech (Microsoft MVP)
10:45 Mastering Visibility and Control in the New SCCM and Windows 10 OSD
Presenter: Gary Walker, Director of Customer Experience, Adaptiva
The Other 85%: Patching 3rd Party Apps in SCCM
Presenter: Duncan McAlynn, Senior Solutions Specialist, Heat Software
11:15 Modern management for the Cloud World
Jeremy Winter, Partner, Director of Program Management , Microsoft
12:15 Lunch Lunch Sponsored by Squared Up
1:15 Strategies to win a "Do more with less" IT World
Presenter: Cameron Fuller, Principal Consultant, Catapult Systems (Microsoft MVP)
2:00 Windows 10: Managing Applications and Security for a Successful Transition
Presenters: Meaghan McKeown, Director of SVM product line, North America, Flexera Software & Ken Hilker, Senior Product Manager, Flexera Software
How to travel in Time with the Veeam Management Pack
Presenter:Mike Resseler, Product Strategy Specialist, Veeam Software (Microsoft MVP)
2:30 Migrate your infrastructure to Configuration Manager 1511 - Notes from the Field
Presenter: Kent Agerlund. Chief Technical Architect, Coretech Global (Microsoft MVP)
Modernizing Your Automation Strategy with Azure Automation and OMS
Presenters: Matthew Dowst, Service Manager Corporate Practice Lead, Catapult Systems; Pete Zerger, Author and Speaker, Principal Program Manager, Cireson (Microsoft MVP)
3:25 Windows 10 Deployment – Expert Level
Presenter: Johan Arwidmark, Chief Technical Architect, Knowledge Factory (Microsoft MVP)
Hyper-V High-Availability Best Practices with Failover Clustering
Presenter: Symon Perriman, Vice President of Business Development, 5nine Software (Microsoft MVP)
4:15 Break
4:30 What’s New in System Center Configuration Manager
Presenter: Wally Mead, Principal Program Manager, Cireson
Provisioning a Microsoft Azure IoT Suite Connected Device
Presenter: Lee Berg, Senior Systems Engineer, Concurrency
5:25 Software Updates by Example
Presenter: Jason Sandys, Principal Consultant, Catapult Systems (Microsoft MVP)
35 Minutes to Integration Enlightenment
Presenter: Chris Ross, Managing Partner and Product Owner, Cireson - Microsoft
6:00 Closing Closing
6:15 SCU Social