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8:50am - 9:00am
Event Open
9:00am - 9:15am
Supercharge Your Career for The Next Decade, with vSphere
Organizations are transforming, workloads are getting modernized, and the next big revolution is already here! Don't get left behind. This is the time to invest in your career and add skills that prepare you for the next decade and grow your sphere of influence in your organization. Luckily, vSphere makes it easy!
Himanshu Singh
Himanshu Singh is Group Manager of Product Marketing for VMware's Cloud Platform business, and runs the core product marketing team for the vSphere product line. His extensive past experience in the technology industry includes driving cloud management solutions at VMware, growing the Azure public cloud business at Microsoft, as well as delivering and managing private clouds for large enterprise customers at IBM. Himanshu is a Distinguished Speaker at VMworld, and has spoken at Dell Technologies World, vForums, VMUG, Microsoft TechEd, and other industry conferences. He holds a B.Eng. (Hons.) degree from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and an MBA from Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. Follow him on twitter as @himanshuks.

9:15am - 9:30am
Introduction to vSphere with Tanzu Lab
Overview of the Kubernetes capability in vSphere with Tanzu.
Peg Eaton
Peg Eaton is a Cloud Strategist and Platform Architect at VMware focused on modern applications, DevOps, and virtual cloud networking. She is a regular presenter at VMworld and co-hosts the ModernApps Learning Program.

9:30am - 10:15am
Managing vSphere with Tanzu | Hands-on Labs
In this lab we will review the key components of the vSphere with Tanzu control plane.
Peg Eaton
Peg Eaton is a Cloud Strategist and Platform Architect at VMware focused on modern applications, DevOps, and virtual cloud networking. She is a regular presenter at VMworld and co-hosts the ModernApps Learning Program.

10:15am - 10:30am
Break
10:30am - 10:45am
Lab Assessment 1
Section 1 Test
Art Fewell
Art Fewell is a Senior Technical Product Manager in VMware's Cloud Native Applications division focused on Kubernetes and Pivotal Container Service. Previously, Art has worked in the networking industry for over 15 years -- mostly as an engineer -- at such companies as SBC Communications, Nortel, Cisco and Dell.

10:45am - 10:50am
Break
10:50am - 11:05am
Introduction to vSphere with Tanzu Lab (continued)
Overview of VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Service for vSphere.
Art Fewell
Art Fewell is a Senior Technical Product Manager in VMware's Cloud Native Applications division focused on Kubernetes and Pivotal Container Service. Previously, Art has worked in the networking industry for over 15 years -- mostly as an engineer -- at such companies as SBC Communications, Nortel, Cisco and Dell.

11:05am - 11:50am
Working with Tanzu Kubernetes Clusters | Hands-on Labs
In this lab, we'll explore how to create Tanzu Kubernetes clusters, how to perform basic operations with them and how they interact with Harbor as an image registry.
Michael Fleisher
Michael Fleisher is a Staff Solutions Engineer based in the Philadelphia region. He has gone from customer, to partner, and has now been with VMware for over 2 years. He is an active participant in VMUG, having led the Philadelphia chapter for 5 years prior to joining VMware, and continues to support VMUG from a local and global perspective. When he is not working with his customers on their cloud journey, you can find him either scripting/automating his homelab or spending time with his three small children.

11:50am - 12:05pm
Lab Assessment 2
Section 2 Test
Art Fewell
Art Fewell is a Senior Technical Product Manager in VMware's Cloud Native Applications division focused on Kubernetes and Pivotal Container Service. Previously, Art has worked in the networking industry for over 15 years -- mostly as an engineer -- at such companies as SBC Communications, Nortel, Cisco and Dell.

12:05pm - 12:30pm
Wrap Up and Post Work