KACE Announces Third Annual User Conference, Attendees to "Take Control"
Customer Best Practices Sessions, Along with KACE Executive and Leading Analyst Firm Keynotes, Show Attendees How to Take Control of Their Networks
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – October 14, 2008 – KACE, the leading systems management appliance company, today announced its third annual KACE User Konference, to be held in San Francisco, November 9-11, 2008, at the Hyatt at Fisherman’s Wharf Hotel. The annual “Konference” is a must for KACE users from around the globe, and will provide valuable insight from KACE and featured Gartner executives, as well as partner and peer presentations, and will help attendees fully recognize effective systems management practices using the award-winning KBOX and Virtual KBOX appliance technology. This year’s theme, “Take Kontrol,” will give attendees information on everything from managing what’s on their increasingly diverse networks, to practical insights on leveraging and controlling the challenges of popular and complex virtual environments. The Konference, sponsored by strategic partners MPC and Lumension Security, will consist of a full day of optional KBOX Boot Kamp training for new users, as well as two Konference days packed with informative keynotes and breakout sessions.
KACE co-founders Rob Meinhardt and Marty Kacin will deliver the keynote presentation on Monday, November 10, offering attendees a look at the future of KACE technology and direction, followed by a program designed to deliver practical, time and money saving ways to leverage KBOX appliances for business advantage. Featured Gartner analyst Terrence Cosgrove will deliver the keynote presentation on Tuesday, November 11, where he will offer attendees insight into current systems management industry trends and future direction.
“Along with our partners and customers, we are looking forward to another highly informative and interactive event that offers invaluable tips and insights into systems management,” said Wynn White, vice president of marketing at KACE. “This event helps IT administrators stay on top of their game while keeping them up to date on the latest IT innovations.”
The Konference will showcase sessions for participation, demonstration, problem solving, networking, and enhancement input opportunities. Attendees will receive a first-hand look at the latest KBOX appliance releases, including new feature reviews and hands-on solution access and will also have direct access to the experts who develop and build the products and the customers who have achieved exceptional success with KACE technology.
KACE User Konference 2008 will offer peer and leadership content, such as:
- Regular and advanced technical sessions;
- Best practice guidance, tips and tricks;
- Customer, alliance, and partner-led presentations;
- Systems management topics, including: Systems Administration Best Practices; Application Virtualization; Systems Deployment Best Practices; Advanced OS Provisioning and Automating Deployments.
KACE saves its customers both time and money. Systems managers from medium enterprises are often forced to wear many hats throughout the day to work on a myriad of IT functions. KACE helps consolidate these functions by providing a single appliance for all projects, while delivering easy-to-use, comprehensive systems management that is affordable. The KBOX family of appliances fulfills all of the systems management needs of a medium enterprise, from initial computer deployment to ongoing management and retirement.
KACE™ is the leading systems management appliance company. The award-winning KBOX™ family of appliances delivers easy-to-use, comprehensive systems management capabilities. KACE customers usually install in one day and enjoy the lowest total cost compared to software alternatives.
KACE is headquartered in Mountain View, California. To learn more about KACE and its product offerings, please visit http://www.kace.com or call 1-877-MGMT-DONE.