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"Switching Millennia"
The 39th Annual Conference
November 17-19, 1999
DoubleTree Hotel
Monterey, California

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NOC Tech-Talk Descriptions and Schedule

Time Bonsai I Bonsai II
  Session I
1 hr Tech -Talks
Session II
½ hr Tech-Talks
Session III
½ hr Open-Talks
11:00 Using Novell ZENworks to Manage Desktops
A technical presentation on how to manage applications and software disrtibution, using desktop policy management. managing workstations remotely, using help desk requester , asset management, controlling Y2K issues, managing virus-protection, how to use reporting. Q & A upon completion.
iPrism Unveiled
Internet Products will cover its latest product offering, a unique new server appliance that provides precise, plug-and-play Internet access control helping to keep students safe and productive.
  Microsoft engineers will be on hand
1:30 Cisco video solutions
Find out what's new with Cisco's IPTV and Video Conferencing products. Learn how Multicast technology can stream video across your network with ease.
QOS Can Put You In Charge of Your Network traffic-jams.
Allied Telysyn will cover key feature to look for in a switch and how to configure quality-of-service (QOS) to take your network to the next level.
  Apple & Novell engineers will be on hand
2:45 Windows 2000 Directory Services
See how Microsoft's Windows 2000 directory services will change your enterprise network.
Layer 3 vs. Layer 2 Switches
Hear from Allied Telysyn engineers on deploying layer two and layer three switches
  HP & Cisco Engineers will be on hand
4:00 Using Intel's Stackable Switches to Expand Your Backbone
Hear about Intel's stackable switches and watch your backbone grow.
Why NDS and NDS for other Platforms?
Learn technical reasons why NDS is needed for serious networks as well as how NDS has been ported to other platforms such NT, Solaris, Linux, HP, IBM and why it is so important to overall network management.
  Allied Telysyn & Internet Products engineers will be on hand.
8:30 Open View for Beginners
HP engineers will cover beginners "a step-by-step implementation model" to help you deploy Open View.
Structure Your Data Network to Deliver Voice
Cisco engineers will talk about how to structure your network for voice over IP.
  Take A Look at Mac's OS X Server
It's a powerful Internet and workgroup server solution
9:15 Think Different! Think Apple.
Apple engineers discuss Nonlinear Digital Video Creation, Video Streaming, network booting (Netboot), and Mac OS X Server capabilities.
Deploying Office 2000 In Your Enterprise
Microsoft engineers will discuss deployment strategies including upgrades and network installations of Office 2000 as well as cover new features found in the product.
  Intel engineers will be on hand