Momentum Webcast: Spotlight on Cost: How to Control Costs in Your Branch Infrastructure (Level 100)
Momentum Webcast: Spotlight on Cost: How to Control Costs in Your Branch Infrastructure (Level 100)
Event ID: 1032404557
Language(s): English.
Product(s): Windows Server and Windows Server 2008.
Audience(s): IT Decision Maker.

Branch offices (remote locations) are the critical place where business is done; they are where over 80% of employees work, and are for many businesses the interface between an organization and its customers. As your organization grows, so does the number of branch sites, and as an organization drives efficiency and differentiation, new capabilities are required within existing sites. An organization’s business agility relies on its ability to provision new branch sites and to deploy new capabilities at existing sites. Yet this increase in agility leads to increased IT complexity and cost. Through Branch Infrastructure Optimization, Microsoft can help organizations balance business agility with the costs of IT by delivering on three concepts: 1) consolidating branch office servers through virtualization, 2) centralizing management within the data center, not the branch, and 3) more efficiently using the network. During this session we will talk about the Branch Infrastructure campaign and how organizations can control costs by applying these three best practices.

Presenter: Ibrahim Hamza, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Ibrahim Hamza works on the Core Infrastructure Marketing team at Microsoft, leading the Branch Infrastructure campaign. He provides marketing guidance and sales readiness for the Microsoft vision for branch offices, and he supports co-marketing efforts with Microsoft Branch Partners. Prior to this, Ibrahim was part of the Microsoft Small and Midmarket Solutions and Partners team, which focused on marketing core infrastructure solutions to mid-sized businesses. Ibrahim joined Microsoft more than four years ago after graduating from Stanford University with a bachelor's degree in computer science and a focus on business and management.

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