E2EVC 2017 Events schedule

E2EVC 2017 Sydney

March 23-24 (THU-FRI), 2017

    E2EVC 2017 Tokio

March 29 (Wednesday), 2017

  E2EVC 2016 USA

May 26-27 (FRI-SAT),

    E2EVC 2016 Prague

June 9-11 (FRI-SUN), 2017

    E2EVC 2017 Barcelona

November 17-19 (FRI-SUN), 2017



E2EVC Virtualization Conference Events is a series of worldwide non-commercial, virtualization community Events.
Our main goal is to bring the best virtualization experts together to exchange knowledge and to establish new connections. E2EVC is a weekend crammed with presentations, Master Classes and discussions delivered by both virtualization vendors product teams and independent experts.
Started in 2003 with just 4 people and after 35 very successful events grown to a well-recognized event with over 200 attendees. In the last 15 years and 35 events, our conference has taken place in cities such as Munich, London, Copenhagen, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Frankfurt, Dublin, Orlando, Paris, Prague, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Munich, Nice, Lisbon, Rome, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo and Vienna. On average we have 30 sessions at each event. Topics are - server, application, desktop, storage virtualization with products from vendors like Microsoft, VMware, Citrix and many more. Over 50 of the best virtualization community experts present their topics. Many current virtualization community leaders participated or still participate in our events. It's the people that attend, presenters that present and our sponsors who make this event possible.

What is E2EVC Virtualization Conference and what do others think about it? Read the reviews below and make your own impression.

Benny Tritsch   Andrew Wood         Be-crITical     Wilco Van Bragt

Jim Moyle, CTP      Michael Rueffli           Neil Spellings   Bas Van Kaam

E2EVC 2017 Barcelona, November 17-19, 2017, Barcelona, Spain



If you have any issues with the registration or have questions please e-mail us.
November 17-19, 2017 Barcelona, Spain.
Event starts at 10.00 on Friday 17, 2017.
Finishes at 14.30 on Sunday November 19, 2017.
The event will take place in "Novotel Barcelona City" Hotel,  Avenida Diagonal 201 (Entrada por Ciutat de Granada) HB004414,, 08018 BARCELONA,  Spain
Alternate Hotel (better price) - IBIS Pza Glories 22 Hotel, Calle Ciutat de Granada 99 HB004372, 08018 BARCELONA, SPAIN 


SINGLE TICKET -  355 GBP - In British  Pound (If you are from Sweden, Norway, Denmark, UK or US please pay in GBP, thanks)

Tickets are non - refundable. In case of cancellation or "No show" the ticket will be transferred to the next E2EVC Event in Europe. Your PayPal payment if the confirmation of your payment. After registering please join the "E2EVC 2017 Bercelona" Group on LinkedIn to follow the latest updates on the event logistics.



NVIDIA awakened the world to computer graphics when it invented the GPU in 1999. From our roots in visual computing, we’ve expanded into super, mobile and now virtualized  computing. The introduction of NVIDIA GRID and GPU virtuation delivers visually demanding applications from either on-premise or cloud based virtualized servers.

iShadow is run by Teknica Software Inc. – California Corporation established in 1995 in Orange County, Irvine. Most iShadow products derive their inspiration from the industry experience of 2 Microsoft MVPs – Alex Danilychev (a.k.a. Dr. Alex) and Alex Cooper (a.k.a. Dr. Conti). As community contribution Dr. Alex and Dr. Conti host biannual E2E Conference (a.k.a. PubForum) and are frequent participants at Microsoft Technet, Citrix Synergy, VMware World, BriForum conferences, just to name a few.


Citrix Inc.
Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) aims to power a world where people, organizations and things are securely connected and accessible to make the extraordinary possible. Its technology makes the world’s apps and data secure and easy to access, empowering people to work anywhere and at any time. Citrix provides a complete and integrated portfolio of Workspace-as-a-Service, application delivery, virtualization, mobility, network delivery and file sharing solutions that enables IT to ensure critical systems are securely available to users via the cloud or on-premises and across any device or platform. With annual revenue in 2016 of $3.42 billion, Citrix solutions are in use by more than 400,000 organizations and 100 million users globally.
Twitter: @citrix

CensorNet, the complete cloud security company, helps more than 4000 organisations and over 1.3 million users worldwide, step up to the challenge of managing the rise of cloud applications in an increasingly mobile work environment. CensorNet Unified Security Service (USS) is a new-generation comprehensive cloud based cyber security solution that provides organisations with greater visibility and control of web access, cloud application use, adaptive multi-factor authentication and email security in one single management dashboard. It gives organisations the power to address the security, audit, compliance and productivity issues associated with the growing use of cloud applications and devices regardless of whether users are in-office or mobile. CensorNet USS also enables organisations to control Shadow IT and safely implement BYOD initiatives. The company is headquartered in Basingstoke, UK with further offices San Francisco, US; Copenhagen, Denmark and Munich, Germany.

ControlUp™ - Real-time visibility and control over virtual data center, VDI, RDS, physical servers, endpoints and more. ControlUp creates a continuous and searchable grid view of all hosts, servers, computers, users, sessions and processes in the data center. . With ControlUp, repetitive and time consuming tasks are shorten and unified in a single powerful console:
•    Real-time monitoring of server farms and desktops, especially RDS, XenApp and XenDesktop
•    Rapid troubleshooting and real-time performance bottleneck identification
•    Parallel execution of comprehensive set of tasks on multiple computers or users (power management, policy, file system, ICA session shadowing, monitoring published applications, etc.)
•    Powerful Windows Registry and Services dashboards, which allow instant comparison and parallel management of multiple machines.
•    Comprehensive Remote Systems Management capabilities
•    Windows System Events Diagnostics and Monitoring
•    For more information, please check out
Twitter: @ControlUp

OctoInsight’s Layer8 technology (Please note that Logfiller has changed its name to OctoInsight.) reveals how end-users actually use and experience IT, not what machines and logs report.  Layer8’s innovative approach offers direct visibility over all physical and virtual desktops/applications. This new information drives visualizations so that end-users, operations and management are all on the same page to facilitate better and faster decisions. OctoInsight is based in Northern Virginia with key staff in the US and UK.

Veeam Veeam® recognizes the new challenges companies across the globe face in enabling the Always-On Enterprise™, a business that must operate 24.7.365. To address this, Veeam has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ by helping organizations meet recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for all applications and data, through a fundamentally new kind of solution that delivers high-speed recovery, data loss avoidance, verified recoverability, leveraged data and complete visibility. Veeam Availability Suite™, which includes Veeam Backup & Replication™, leverages virtualization, storage, and cloud technologies that enable the modern data center to help organizations save time, mitigate risks, and dramatically reduce capital and operational costs, while always supporting the current and future business goals of Veeam customers.
Founded in 2006, Veeam currently has 45,000 ProPartners and more than 230,000 customers worldwide. Veeam's global headquarters are located in Baar, Switzerland, and the company has offices throughout the world. To learn more, visit
Twitter: @veeam


 Avanite Avanite provides cutting-edge software to anyone that is serious about a great quality end-user experience for computing and virtualization. As the world of business is changing to more cloud and internet based, Avanite ensures that users and businesses continue to work seamlessly and efficiently, maintaining a great user experience whilst minimizing expenditure.
Twitter: @Avanite_Ltd
LinkedIn: Avanite            
Facebook: AvaniteLtd 

Ivanti Ivanti is headquartered in Utah just outside Salt Lake City, in an area of the United States that the New York Times recently called ‘the next Silicon Valley.' Ivanti has 36 offices in 23 countries. Employing more than 1,600 people, Ivanti focuses on enabling organizations to gain control of service delivery, simplify service management processes, acquire real-time visibility across their services and infrastructure, and orchestrate the interactions of people, process, and technology for optimum service performance. By doing this, Ivanti helps modernise IT allowing IT to spend more time on innovation whilst Ivanti secures and automates the basics. Previously known as AppSense, the technologies have been used for over 15 years to help Secure, optimize and manage Citrix environments. Since being acquired by Ivanti, they now offer even more ways to secure and automate Citrix delivered desktops and applications.
Twitter: @goivanti
LoginVSI Login VSI provides performance insights for virtualized desktop and server environments. Enterprise IT departments use Login VSI products to ensure the best end user experience. From planning to deployment to change management. Login VSI enables continuous delivery with a more predictable performance and higher availability.
Twitter: @LoginVSI
MoveIT is a team of IT-professionals since 1998. We offer all services in the field of IT system management. Our customers aresmall companies up to large corporations. We can always be found, where our in-depth knowledge of system management is a crucial factor to success. The key to successful projects? To us it is all about experience and competence. Our emphasis for the right solution – solutions made by MoveIT simplify daily work routines, reduce redundant work and automate operation and administration of large IT environments. In all our work we thrive especially for challenges, even of seemingly impossible tasks.

Parallels Parallels®, a global leader in cross-platform solutions, makes it simple for customers to use and access the applications and files they need on any device or operating system. We help both businesses and individuals take advantage of the best technology out there, whether it’s Mac®, Windows®, iOS, AndroidTM, or the cloud. Innovation and ingenuity have been the hallmarks of Parallels since our inception, with dozens of industry firsts introduced in every new release of Parallels products. We solve complex engineering and user-experience problems so that an application’s location is irrelevant. Parallels makes it easy and cost-effective to use applications wherever they might be–local, remote, in the private datacenter, or in the cloud.
Twitter: @Parallels_EU
VastLimits vast limits GmbH. Founded in 2011, vast limits GmbH develops enterprise-grade tools for IT professionals. These include uberAgent for Splunk (user experience and application performance monitoring), Delprof2 (profile deletion), SetACL and SetACL Studio (permissions management). Our tools have been downloaded more than half a million times and are used by organizations worldwide.
Our founder, Helge Klein, blogs and speaks at conferences like Citrix Synergy, BriForum or E2EVC. For these activities he has been awarded with leading industry awards: Citrix Technology Professional (CTP), Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), Splunk Revolution Award and VMware vExpert.
Twitter: @uberAgentApp

Start Up Sponsors


deviceTRUST´s mission is to contextualize the corporate enterprise, allowing users the freedom to access their corporate workspace from any location, on any device, over any network, while giving IT departments the information and control they need to meet their governance requirements.
With its patent pending technologies, deviceTRUST delivers more than 200 hardware, software, network, security, performance and location contextual properties into the virtual and physical workspaces. deviceTRUST can easily integrate with any existing workspace management solution and requires no additional infrastructure. The context is always up-to-date and any change triggers a definable action.
deviceTRUST - Contextualizing IT
Twitter: @deviceTRUST

FSLogix is the leading innovator of solutions that reduce the amount of hardware, time and labor required to support desktop virtualization platforms. With implementations ranging from less than 1,000 to over 50,000 users, FSLogix Apps enhances the user experience while reducing support requirements for public and private cloud implementations.   FSLogix is a Microsoft partner, Citrix Ready partner and Best of Synergy winner, and VMware Technical Alliance partner.  The company is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with offices in Salt Lake City, Colorado Springs, Boston, the Netherlands, and London, England.

Agenda should be ready by September 20, 2017. Say tuned.
Multiple sessions and more detailed description will be added. 

E2EVC Dublin
Friday November 17, 2017

Time Slot
 Presentation Topic
 Short Presenter Bio
10.00 - 10.30
Welcome note by the Organizer
Alex Cooper
Alex Cooper. Alex specialisation is management, virtualisation and infrastracture consultancy all over the world. His knowledge and experiences had made many small, medium and very large virtualization projects a success. He is certified trainer for Citrix and Microsoft Products. Alex offer attend different virtualization conferences held by Microsoft and Citrix all over the world and present his experiences with different virtualization vendors - as presenter or "Ask the Expert"
Twitter: @E2EVC

10.30 - 11.10
ControlUp - all things new and cool for virtualization geeks! In this traditional opening session, Yoni and Eugene will show all the new awesomeness the ControlUp crew has come up with in 2016, and there's a lot to show. ControlUp Real-Time just got better with enhanced support for additional platforms and deeper UX monitoring, and ControlUp Insights is alive and kicking with more reports. Besides, there will be a couple of exciting product announcements and the usual geek fun to get this E2EVC started off on the right foot!

Eugene Kalayev
Eugene Kalayev in the VP of Product Management for ControlUp, responsible for planning the product's technological vision and translating it into concrete R&D activities. His areas of expertise include virtualization, cloud computing, Windows Server, PowerShell, VDI. Eugene has extensive experience in training IT professionals, and holds various industry certifications from Microsoft, Citrix, Cisco, and the Scrum Alliance, as well as a Master's degree in Social and Organizational Psychology.

Gadi Feldman is an avid hummus lover, addicted to memes and have a weird crush on Britney Spears. On his spare time he’s geeking around various technology areas like EUC (touched too many XenApp and XenDesktop versions and deployments), servers, containers (and their orchestration) and cloud. But most importantly, making monitoring great again.

11.10 - 11.20
11.20 - 12.00

12.00 - 12.10
Break Break
12.10 - 12.45
Whats new with Citrix?

12.45 - 13.30

13.30 - 14.00

Azure Hybrid Infrastructure – What’s hot and new

Get the freshest news out of Redmond and popular highlights around Azure Hybrid Infrastructure including Virtual Machines, Security, Disaster Recovery, Hybrid Storage and Hybrid Management.

Benedict Berger works as Technology Solutions Professional at Microsoft Germany. In this role at Microsoft Black Belt he supports customers and partners around Microsoft's business continuity and disaster recovery solutions. Technologies like Azure Site Recovery, Azure Backup and StorSimple are the focus of his work around hybrid datacenter's.
Benedict was head of solutions consulting at a Microsoft gold partner prior to joining Microsoft. The former Microsoft MVP is one of the founders of the German Hyper-V community, author of “Hyper-V Best Practices” and very active in several technical communities. He speaks regularly at technology events like Microsoft TechEd, Technet Conference, Microsoft Azure Conference, E2EVC.
Twitter: @Beber_msft

14.00 - 14.10 Break Break
14.10 - 14.40

XenServer for VMware Admins - The Magic Fountain Edition. XenServer is the underlying infrastructure powering multiple Citrix core offerings. While many Citrix admins use XenServer to host Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp services, many VMware admins have yet to make a move. If you’re a VMware administrator, you should take a closer look at XenServer management, which can round out your infrastructure skills and enable you to make full use of a Citrix platform that is optimized to work together. This session will cover the XenServer stack, high availability, backup and recovery, migration, troubleshooting, automation and performance monitoring

Andrew Wood & Jim Moyle
14.40 - 14.50
Break Break
14.50 - 15.20

The Cloud - A Brave New World. This is the story of an infrastructure dinosaur being thrown in a startup company running everything in the Cloud. Learn in this session what difficulties the dinosaur had getting used to working with Developers in DevOps mode and what both sides can learn from each other. All the freaking buzzwords and technologies will be used to underline what´s really important.

Sinisa Sokolic, Sinisa has over 17 years of experience in EUC solutions. He is Citrix Technology Advocate (CTA) and CTO of a company called RIS Consulting GmbH located in Cologne in Germany. He has worked as Solutions Architect for large enterprise customers in Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop environments.

15.20 - 15.35
Break Break
15.35 - 16.10 RESERVED

16.10 - 16.20
Break Break
16.20 - 17.00 RESERVED

17.00 - 17.10
Break Break
17.10 - 17.40
Architect the Ultimate Hybrid Cloud Availability with VeeamYour application workloads have been running on-premises and you have likely begun moving some of those applications and services to the public cloud, resulting in a hybrid deployment. Architecting a highly scalable disaster recovery and business continuity strategy to protect the hybrid cloud is a new challenge with which IT is being faced. Join us as we discuss and demonstrate some of the cutting edge innovations from Veeam and Microsoft that will enhance your application availability. Whether you are a small business or a large enterprise this session will provide great information, new ways to use Azure and detailed designs that leverage state of the art technology from Microsoft and Veeam.

Rick Vanover (Cisco Champion, MVP, vExpert) is the Director of Technical Product Marketing & Evangelism for Veeam Software based in Columbus, Ohio. Rick’s IT experience includes system administration and IT management; with virtualization being the central theme of his career recently.

17.40 - 17.50
Break Break
17.50 - 18.20



18.30 - 22.00
NETWORKING NIGHT OUT with fine Catalonian beer and Food!

Further information on this will be announced at the intro session.

November 18, 2017

Time Slot
 Presentation Topic
              ROOM 1
     Presentation Topic ROOM 2
10.00 - 10.40
Graphics acceleration for Office workers: Part 2
Rasmus Raun-Nielsen

NetScaler Master Class - Learn how to successful write NetScaler policies for Application Firewall, Rewrite and other features.

10.40 - 10.50
Break Break Break Break
10.50 - 11.30

Reserved AVNT

NetScaler Master Class - Learn how to successful write NetScaler policies for Application Firewall, Rewrite and other features.

11.30 - 11.40
Break Break Break Break
11.40 - 12.20
RESERVED: XenMobile session

Arnaud Pain NetScaler Master Class - Learn how to successful write NetScaler policies for Application Firewall, Rewrite and other features.

12.20 - 12.30
Break Break Break Break
12.30 - 13.00

Microsoft RDS - current state and future vision. Over the past year, we’ve witnessed many changes, improvements & new directions regarding Microsoft Remote Desktop Services. Microsoft officially pulled the plug out of Azure RemoteApp. GPU accelerated VM’s became general available in Azure allowing End User Computing to leverage GPU from the public Cloud. Microsoft released their first Azure Resource Manager template in the Azure Marketplace to build RDS in IaaS. A change was made in licensing to allow Windows10 in the Cloud. And most recently, Remote Desktop modern infrastructure (RDmi) was born which became the first step into Remote Desktop Services as the platform going forward. Time take a step back, discuss these new directions and take look at the future of Remote Desktop Services. Benny and Freek, both independent consultants and EUC experts, will show you the current state of RDS and a view on the future. Amongst other topics, this session will cover;

- Remote End User Experience benchmarking
- DDA, N-series VM's & performance tuning your applications for GPU
- Azure Resource Manager to deploy RDS in IaaS in under 40 min.
- Remote Desktop modern interface (RDmi)

Dr. Benny Tritsch is a solution architect, market analyst, community leader, author and founder of He is a Subject Matter Expert in IT virtualization, workspace analytics, Cloud technologies, enterprise mobility, graphics remoting and remote end user experience benchmarking. In his role as a principal consultant and technical evangelist he works with customers and partners across Europe and North America.
Over the last decade Benny was awarded as a Microsoft Regional Director, Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), Citrix Technology Professional (CTP), VMware vExpert & EUC Champion and NVIDIA GRID Community Advisor Program (NGCA).
Twitter: @drtritsch

Freek Berson works as an Infrastructure specialist at Wortell, a system integrator company based in the Netherlands, where he focuses on End User Computing and all related technologies mostly on the Microsoft platform. He is also a managing consultant at He maintains his personal blog at where he writes articles and blog posts related to Remote Desktop Services, Azure and other Microsoft technologies. Freek is awarded Microsoft MVP on RDS since 2011 and is an active moderator on TechNet Forum and contributor to Microsoft TechNet Wiki. He also speaks at various conferences including BriForum, E2EVC and ExpertsLive.
Twitter: @fberson

Master Class - VMware Horizon - Hands On troubleshooting.

13.00 - 13.40
13.40 - 14.20

Helge Klein

Master Class - VMware Horizon - Hands On troubleshooting.

14.20 - 14.35
Break Break Break Break
14.35 - 15.15
Moving 5000 VDIs from XenServer to VMWare – X2V

Jorge Luis

Master Class - VMware Horizon - Hands On troubleshooting.

15.15 - 15.30
Break Break Break Break
15.30 - 16.15
My Podio session

Helge Klein

Master Class - VMware Horizon - Hands On troubleshooting.

16.15 - 16.25
Break Break Break Break
16.25 - 17.05

Microsoft Windows Server Security

Adnan Hendricks

Master Class - From 0 to CUDA. Master Class on all the required steps for enabling and optimizing the GPU in Virtualization env.

17.05 - 17.15
Break Break Break Break
17.15 - 17.55
Citrix Cloud, Smart Start with Smart Tools.  In this Session we will show you how to make a first step to the Citrix cloud without move your existing Infrastructure from On-Premises to the Cloud. We will start with the requirements which are necessary to start with Smart Tools. Further we will give you an overview of the individual modules and go a bit deeper with some of them. Our goal is to reveal which modules make sense for which case and how this will give an added value in your environment.

Sacha Thomet is working as a System Engineer for virtualization specialized in Citrix at Swiss Mobiliar an insurance company in Switzerland. He has over 10 years of experience with Citrix technology, especially on the products XenApp, XenDesktop and Citrix Provisioning Services and in combination with Power Shell Scripts. Sacha is a local leader of the SwissCUGC, the Citrix User Group in Switzerland. In 2016 Sacha received the Citrix Technology Professional (CTP) Award.
Twitter: @Sacha81


Stefan Beckmann is working since 2008 in the division Cloud & Datacenter at Unico Data AG as a System Engineer. Stefan is responsible with his team for the further development and the operation of the Citrix infrastructure. Stefan has a IT background more than 17 years and 8 years with Citrix products. Stefan is a local leader of the SwissCUGC, the Citrix User Group in Switzerland.
Twitter: @alphasteff

Master Class - From 0 to CUDA. Master Class on all the required steps for enabling and optimizing the GPU in Virtualization env.

20.00 - 0.00 Networking  beers!

22.00 - 0.00

November 19, 2017

Time Slot
 Presentation Topic
 Short Presenter Bio
Presentation Topic Short Presenter Bio
10.00 - 10.40  

Master Class on Microsoft Azure. Led by Aidan Finn.

10.40 - 10.50 Break Break Break Break
10.50 - 11.30

.Master Class on Microsoft Azure. Led by Aidan Finn.


11.00 - 11.10
Break Break Break Break
11.10 - 11.50

Master Class on Microsoft Azure. Led by Aidan Finn.

11.50 - 14
Host: Perrine & Alex Master Class on Microsoft Azure. Led by Aidan Finn.