Breakthrough with extreme performance

The pace of today’s modern business is accelerating at an exponential rate, but most data centres are struggling to support both existing systems while also implementing new business processes. Evolving business needs presents many new challenges for IT pros, so it’s time to take a new approach to data centre management.

By utilising the right hardware you can conquer these evolving complexities for the long run.

Join leading Oracle technology specialists as they unveil & showcase the new SPARC T5-8 family of products. Register now to learn how innovative features of this new technology can offer IT efficiency, enabling you to:

  • Accelerate business-critical applications with mission-critical reliability and scale
  • Ensure secure computing and high-speed networking
  • Deliver high levels of security without sacrificing application performance
  • Guarantee binary compatibility and support for legacy applications
  • Benefit from fast and reliable virtualisation technologies, with no extra cost

Network with peers and discuss best practices with project owners of mission-critical UK customers, Virgin Media and HM Land Registry. Hear their business challenges, drivers for change, and share implementation experiences.

RSVP via our online form or contact Jonathan Palma at 0207 186 1430.

Date and location

Rich Mix
35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road
E1 6LA

Wed. 17 Apr

Register today by calling Jonathan Palma at 0207 186 1430 or completing our quick online registration form.



Reception and networking


Chris Armes, Vice President of Engineering


Breakthrough in Performance
Graham Scattergood, Product Manager, Oracle Servers & Terry Smith, Systems Engineer, Oracle EMEA


Customer Experience - Virgin Media
Rick Elliot, UNIX Technical Services Manager




Customer Experience - HM Land Registry
Steve Taylor, Oracle & Unix Systems Manager


Introducing Oracle Virtual Networking
Chris Brandon, EMEA Technical Director, OVN Specialist Team


Putting it together with Oracle ACS Services






Introduction to afternoon workshop


Technology 'In Action' sessions




Chris Armes Bio
VP of Engineering,
Rick Elliott Bio
Unix Technical Services Manager,
Virgin Media
Duncan Hardie Bio
Principal Product Manager,
Oracle Solaris
Simon Hayler Bio
Principal Product Manager,
Oracle Enterprise Manager
Mike Ramchand Bio
Engineered Systems,
Lead Oracle EMEA
Terry Smith Bio
Systems Engineer,
Oracle EMEA
Steve Taylor Bio
Oracle & Unix Systems Manager,
HM Land Registry



Technology 'In Action' sessions

Highly available LDOMS
Terry Smith - Systems Engineer, Oracle EMEA

Learn how to design a highly available architecture using the PCI-E root complexes of the T5/M5 and advanced capabilities of OVM Server for SPARC v3, such as secure live migration.


Systems Management with Oracle Enterprise Manager
Simon Hayler Principal Product Manager, Oracle Enterprise Manager

Hear from the experts on how to manage the life cycle of Solaris and Linux operating systems and Virtual Machines working with SPARC, X86 servers and engineered systems and how these form a complete service management framework within Oracle Enterprise Manager.


High Performance Oracle Databases and Java with Solaris 11*
Duncan Hardie - Principal Product Manager, Oracle Solaris

Solaris 11 has advanced features that significantly improve Oracle database, Oracle RAC and Oracle Java performance and observability. Gain insight on how to exploit these features in your data centre.

Extreme Consolidation with Supercluster
Mike Ramchand Master Principal Sales Consultant, Engineered Systems Specialist

Supercluster delivers extreme levels of consolidation, performance and investment protection - a true 'data centre in a box'. Explore how this advanced service was architected and how such a physically small design can support a global workforce of 120,000 active users.

Networking Opportunities

Meet and mingle with your peers throughout the day, sharing best practices and lessons learned. Gain insight from real-world examples at the Customer Experience sessions - learn what worked and what made the projects successful:

Rick Elliott
Unix Technical Services Manager, Virgin Media
Session time - 11:00

Steve Taylor
Oracle & Unix Systems Manager, HM Land Registry
Session time - 11:45




For questions about your registration or the event agenda please contact:

Jonathan Palma
Delegate Relations Manager
Tel: 0207 186 1430