September 26, 2013

Omni Charlotte Hotel

132 East Trade St., Charlotte, NC

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Tap into Tek!

Join us for OktoberTekfest, the Carolina’s only complete IT infrastructure demonstration and collaboration event.

We will be serving up a dynamic keynote speaker and a flight of demo stations from the best in the industry, including Cisco and EMC. And, you can craft your own experience by sampling the latest in Data Center, Collaboration, and Intelligent Networks technologies.

We’ll end the day with a traditional Oktoberfest style "Beer Garden" offering select beers from local NC Breweries, traditional German food, and even an Oktoberfest band.

Don’t miss the opportunity to tap into the latest in IT innovation. Registration coming soon!

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2013 Event Keynote

Chris White
Vice President, Internet of Things Go-to-Market Solutions

Internet of Things

More sensors and machines are connected to the Internet than people — over 12.5 billion devices in 2010 alone. It’s predicted some 25 billion devices will be connected by 2015. How will this rapid evolution of the Internet impact your business? Learn more from Cisco’s Chris White at OktoberTekfest 2013!

2014 Keynote Information Coming soon!


2013 Agenda

10:00am–11:00am Registration and Exhibitors Open
11:00am–12:00pm Welcome and Keynote
12:00pm–1:30pm Lunch and Exhibitors Open
12:00pm–2:00pm Executive Panel & Luncheon
1:30pm–4:30pm Demo Flight
4:30pm–7:30pm The Beer Garden

2014 Event Agenda coming soon!


Work better. Live better.

About Citrix

Citrix is the cloud company that enables mobile workstyles—empowering people to work and collaborate from anywhere, easily and securely. Citrix helps organizations achieve the speed and agility necessary to succeed in a mobile and dynamic world.


Changing the way we work, live, play, and learn

About Cisco

We solve our customers' most important business challenges. And we do it by delivering intelligent networks and technology, and business architectures built on integrated products, services, and software.


Leading Cloud Computing, Big Data and Trusted IT Solutions

About EMC

Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset – information – in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way.

EMC Isilon

EMC Isilon, the global leader in scale-out storage

About EMC Isilon

We deliver powerful yet simple solutions for enterprises that want to manage their data, not their storage. Isilon’s products are simple to install, manage and scale, at any size. Learn what we mean at


The Virtual Computing Environment Company

About VCE

VCE, formed by Cisco and EMC with investments from VMware and Intel, accelerates the adoption of converged infrastructure and cloud-based computing models that dramatically reduce the cost of IT while improving time to market for our customers.


Keeping Business in Business

About Emerson

Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE:EMR), protects and optimizes critical infrastructure for data centers, communications networks, healthcare, and industrial facilities. The company delivers software, hardware, and services that maximize availability, capacity, and efficiency.


Next Generation Threat Protection

About FireEye

FireEye® is a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection against the next generation of cyber attacks. FireEye provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect across the primary threat vectors, including Web, email, and files.


The Next Evolution in Virtualization.

About VMware

vSphere with Operations Management combines the world’s leading virtualization platform with VMware’s award winning management capabilities. This new solution enables IT to gain operational insight into the virtual environment providing improved availability, performance, and capacity utilization.


Distribution of a Different Stripe.

About KBZ

KBZ, a leading Cisco Authorized Distributor and Cisco ACAS Certified Partner with unmatched expertise in Cisco Collaboration, TelePresence and UC portfolios, is recognized for its technical expertise, exceptional partner support, and services for Cisco solutions.


Deliver On.

About Ixia

Ixia develops amazing products so its customers can connect the world. Ixia helps its customers provide an always-on user experience through fast, secure delivery of dynamic connected technologies and services.


XMediusFAX—the most advanced and reliable IP fax software on the market.

About Sagemcom

Sagemcom’s XMediusFAX is a robust fax software server solution, supporting the T.38 Fax over IP protocol. Sagemcom has been involved in thousands of global deployments addressing SMBs, enterprises and Service Providers in fax intensive industries such as healthcare and legal.


Embrace Mobility Without Compromise

About Fixmo

Fixmo is a leading provider of defense-grade mobile security and mobility management solutions for public and private sectors. Through its innovative approach to data protection, identity verification and system integrity monitoring, Fixmo helps organizations and individuals embrace the full potential of mobility and BYOD.


Simplifying the complexities of your collaboration experience.

About ISI

ISI Telemanagement Solutions provides a Single User Experience with simplified insights for complex solutions. Integrating reporting analytics and recording for voice and video with Cisco UC, ISI delivers an ecosystem that seamlessly unifies Jabber, BE6K,and HCS.


Reinvent Yourself.

About NterOne

NterOne is a veteran owned global training company focusing on live online training, private onsite training, and custom course development. The company is headquartered in Reston, VA, and is a Cisco Learning Partner and a VMware Authorized Training Center.


Compliance Recording and Quality Management Done the Right Way.

About Zoom

ZOOM International provides interaction recording, quality management and speech analytics solutions for Contact Centers and Unified Communications environments. ZOOM strives to keep solutions simple, effective, and easy to use.


Engineering products and solutions to deploy, power, protect and improve the performance of wireless radio networks.

About Ventev

Three industry leading brands come together to create Ventev Wireless Infrastructure, committed to delivering the world-class products and solutions that support the growing demand for fast and reliable wireless access across Wi-Fi, DAS (distributed antenna systems), cellular, mesh and two-way radio networks.


We Know Networks.

About Fluke Networks

Fluke Networks has been known for years as a provider of very powerful tactical tools for the networks engineer. However, we also provide a strategic view of performance across the globe with our enterprise offering.

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