Hewlett Packard Enterprise booth #2125
September 24 - 27, 2018
Orange Country Convention Center
Orlando, FL

Exhibit hours
Monday, September 24, 12:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Tuesday, September 25, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday, September 26, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday, September 27, 10:00 am - 5:15 pm


HPE and Microsoft alliance logo

Drive success in your digital world with HPE at Microsoft Ignite 2018.

See us, talk to us, and drive success by accelerating your journey to digital transformation. Connect with the HPE experts who will share the latest data center technology and solutions.

Those that can act – with speed and agility on a continuous stream of insights and knowledge - will win. That's why our strategy is to accelerate YOUR enterprise from Edge to Cloud, helping you connect all of your Data, all of your Systems, all of your Clouds - everywhere.

That's why our strategy is to accelerate YOUR enterprise from Edge to Cloud, helping you connect all of your Data, all of your Edges, all of your Clouds - everywhere.

Join Hewlett Packard Enterprise September 24-27 at Microsoft Ignite 2018. Together, we can help you accelerate your business in so many ways with so many proven solutions. We look forward to talking to you in Orlando soon!

Visit HPE at booth #2125, or stop by our HPE Microsoft Hospitality Suite conveniently located just outside the Expo Hall in the West Concourse, to meet with experts from HPE and Microsoft.

HPE Ignite Expert Tech Talks


Chris Jeffrey
Why you should engage with HPE for any Private Cloud implementation project
McLeod Glass
Innovative HPE SDI portfolio within the HPE - Microsoft Partnership
Satish Iyer
New consumption models now available for #Azure and #AzureStack
Saad Jafri
Introducing Enterprise-grade #multicloud storage public service for Microsoft Azure
Mark Evans
Are you looking to deploy #AzureStack within your #Datacenter
Bharath Ramesh
#Data Challenges at the #Edge
Chris Lionetti
Intelligent Storage for Microsoft Virtual Machines Manager
Mike Flaum
How #HPEOneSphere can help Simplify Enterprise #HybridCloud Cost Management
Eric Brandenberg
#IntelligentEdge is bringing the modern digital business to life
Doug Dewerd
Cloud Management tools with #HPEOneview for Azure Log Analytics
Joe Sullivan
Demo of #SQLServer 2019 on the #HPE Elastic Platform for Analytics
Bob Ward
#BigData Cluster from new #SQLServer 2019
Kailah Gonzalez
Any #Datacenter Management Issues?
Carmen Crincoli / Steve Collins
WSSD HyperConverged solutions program & partnership
Doug Deward
Take control of your virtual & physical IT environments integrating #HPEOneView
Mark Wayt
Mark's personal experience moving to #HPEPointNext
Matt Harron
Data resiliency with HPE SimpliVity and Microsoft Hyper V
Wendy Harms / Bob Ward
#SQLServer 2019 release and associated new features
Mike Harding
Intelligent Storage portfolio available for Microsoft #SQLServer
Mark Evans
HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack – part 1
Mark Evans
HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack – part 2
Mark Evans
HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack – part 3
Mark Evans
HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack – part 4
Mark Evans
HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack – part 5

HPE Booth #2125 Theater Sessions

If you missed our in-booth theater presentations, you can download the content below


Aftab Alam, HPE
3 reasons why HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged infrastructure simplifies IT ...
Dallas Powell, Accenture
Deploying the right workload, in the right place, at the right price with HPE ...

Edwin Galang, Commvault
Azure Stack data protection powered by Commvault: Protect, recover and use your data ...
Sean Donahue, Citrix
Citrix - Breaking Skype to Use Skype

Steven Follis, Docker
Docker- HPE and Docker Accelerate Windows Server Migration to Modern Hybrid IT
Katie Lenahan, HPE
Getting Hybrid Cloud right with HPE GreenLake Hybrid Cloud

Mike Flaum, HPE
Need a real-time view of utilization and costs across your hybrid cloud? Meet HPE OneSphere
Doug Dewerd, HPE
Ease your hybrid cloud management with HPE OneView for Microsoft Azure Log Analytics
Doug Dewerd, HPE
Take control of your virtual and physical server management with HPE OneView for Microsoft System Center
Todd Christ, Intel
Intel - Driving Business Value from a Modern, Cloud-Ready Infrastructure

Balaji Barmavat, SUSE
SUSE - A Cloud Native Experience with MS SQL and Open Source-based Container Management
Patrick Lownds - HPE
Planning your Azure Stack datacenter integration

Dave Little, Veritas
Protecting Azure Stack with Veritas and HPE

Travis Kuter, Veeam
Solve your monster I.T. availability problems with Veeam Software and HPE Storage
Bageshri Kundu, HPE
Top 5 Reasons HPE Delivers the Best Microsoft Azure Stack Solution

Steve Collins / Alex Wu, HPE
Transform to a software-defined infrastructure on an HPE ProLiant foundation for an always-on resilient enterprise

Microsoft Theater Session

Monday, September 24 | 5:45 pm – 6:05 pm

HPE Edgeline and Microsoft Azure powering the Intelligent Edge

Come meet and hear Ron Neyland, Senior Director, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and how HPE and Microsoft are helping customers with the digital transformation of their business with HPE Edgeline Converged Edge Systems and Microsoft Azure innovation that spans the edge to the cloud.

Speaker: Ron Neyland, Senior Director, HPE
Room: Expo Theater #3
Session ID: THR1134


HPE Microsoft Breakout Session

Wednesday, September 26 | 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

How to tame your hybrid cloud

Learn how to make Hybrid IT simple, so your data and applications are always optimized and agile without compromising performance, security or control. With your right mix of Hybrid IT in place, powered by software-defined infrastructure, your enterprise will be ready to accelerate innovation and thrive in our digital world.

Speaker: McLeod Glass, VP & GM of SimpliVity, Composable & Software Defined Product Management HPE
Satish Iyer, Vice President, Product & Solutions, HPE
HPE Jay Cherrington, Director, Microsoft Strategic Alliance
Room: OCCC W312
Session ID: BRK1123


HPE Microsoft Partner Panel

Wednesday September 26th | 7:15am – 9:00am

HPE Microsoft Intelligent Cloud Breakfast Panel session

You're invited to join the HPE-Microsoft Alliance for an informative and engaging breakfast panel session during Microsoft Ignite|Envision 2018.

This exclusive breakfast is for technical decision-makers and technical influencers from enterprise organizations and joint channel partners to hear from HPE and Microsoft experts as we discuss Microsoft Azure Stack Hybrid Cloud solutions that have been implemented with our early adopter customers. The agenda will include 300-level discussions regarding: Digital Transformation in hybrid IT; the HPE Azure Stack solution; Customer/Partner Success stories and a panel Q&A.

Main speaker: Jay Cherrington, Director HPE | Microsoft Strategic Alliance, HPE
Where: Orange County Convention Center, West Concourse, Level 2


Azure Stack Innovation Center meetings

Request your individual meeting

Accelerating your journey to the hybrid cloud

We are extremely pleased to offer individual meeting with Microsoft and HPE Azure Stack subject matter experts during Microsoft Ignite. This is a great opportunity for you to gain a better understanding of how Azure Stack can accelerate your journey to the hybrid cloud and for you to get your specific Azure Stack questions answered.

We have a limited number of 45 minute slots available, please let us know if you are interested and we will work with you to reserve a time. RSVP as soon as possible to secure your spot.

Request a meeting

HPE Microsoft Experts at Microsoft Ignite 2018


Aftab Alam

Director Product Management

Alex Wu

Sr. Manager – Foundational Engineering

Bageshri Kundu

WW Sr.Product Mgr (Hybrid Cloud) at HPE SimpliVity

Barbara Hallmans

Global Sales Director, Microsoft Alliance

Bernard Aric

Pointnext HIT COE, HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack product group core team

Bharath Ramesh

Head - WW IoT Product Management and Marketing

Chris Jeffrey

Senior Cloud Architect – Microsoft Azure (CTP Pointnext)

Chris Lionetti

Nimble Storage on Win2016/2019, PowerShell, SCOM/SCVMM, HyperV, and Clustering

Dewerd, Doug

HPE OneView Product Manager

Doug Hummel

Alliance Business Manager

Eric Brandenburg

Pointnext, Presales Solution Architect

Gonzalez, Kailah

Hybrid IT

Jay Cherrington

Director HPE | Microsoft Strategic Alliance

Jeff Krenek

Manager Azure Stack Innovation Centers

Jim Hautala

SQL - Servers

Joe Sullivan

Data and Analytics Solutions Engineering Manager

John Schmitz

Marketing CMO, HPE Edgeline

Kap Sharma

Sr Alliance Director

Katie Lenahan


Kevin Lange

Pointnext HIT COE

Mark Evans

Azure Stack Technical Marketing Engineer

Mark Mortimore

Technology Evangelist

Mark Wayt

Worldwide Client Platforms Architect - Digital Workplace

Martin Zich

Cyber-security consultant

Matt Haron

Hybrid IT

Maurice De Vidts

SQL Engineer – ESP Database and Big Data Solutions Engineering

McLeod Glass

VP & GM of SimpliVity, Composable & Software Defined Product Management

Mike Flaum

HPE OneSphere Product Management

Mike Harding

Product Management, Microsoft Storage solutions

Patrick Lownds

Pointnext HIT COE

Rambo Wang

Technical Marketing Engineering - Storage

Ron Neyland

Sr Director Software Engineering and Solutions - Moonshot and IoT

Saad Jafri

Technical Marketing Engineering – MS SQL on HPE Nimble Storage

Steve Collins

Engineering manager windows enablement

Timothy Daron

Solutions Architect

Urs Renggli

Global Alliance Marketing Lead

Vivek Kulkarni

Solutions Architect - Azure Stack Innovation Centers

Wendy Harms

SQL Server Product Manager

We Know You're Not Going to Miss This Party


HPE Microsoft Customer Reception
Tuesday, September 25 | Taverna Opa 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Be one of the smartest on the block by joining Microsoft and HPE for an entertaining evening filled with culinary delights, fun surprises and tasty drinks during Ignite | Envision!

Secure your spot on the guest list to make sure your name is at the door – just don’t wait too long, as space is limited and only those in the know will claim their place in the Cloud and on the Edge!

Add your name to the guest list

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