Coffee Talk - 15 Minute Webinar Series

Don’t have the time for an hour-long webinar? Then we have the answer for you! Our Catalogic Coffee Talk 15 Minute Webinar series provides short, content-heavy webinars that get right to the point of how Catalogic can help you with your biggest IT challenges around storage, data management, Dev-Test and more.

Join us! These webinars are just long enough to enjoy with a cup of coffee. 

Jun 28

It’s All About the DB: Copy Management for Enterprise Databases running on Pure Storage
Wednesday, June 28th, 2017  | 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm ET


Previous Webinars

Discover New DPX Gold Support Monitoring Service
Wednesday, June 21st, 2017  | 10:00 am — 10:15 am ET

Catalogic has an exciting new support option for our DPX customers. The new Gold Support offering adds a staffed monitoring service: Catalogic support engineers will watch your enterprise daily providing insight into possible issues or problems that may not be immediately apparent or are hidden within your DPX enterprise. The service will also optimize your DPX environment, helping to uncover performance bottlenecks. Join our 15 minute Coffee Talk webinar to learn about this valuable new offering.

A Better Backup and Recovery Solution for Open Enterprise Server and GroupWise
Wednesday, May 24th, 2017  | 10:00 am — 10:15 am ET

Catalogic has provided industry leading protection and recovery for Novell products since 1997, pioneering many backup features such as Open Enterprise Server (OES) cluster-support and deep GroupWise integration. We’d like to show you how we can help with your Novell/Micro Focus products, and we’re only asking 15 minutes of your time.

Top SQL Server Database Management Challenges Sponsored by Pure Storage
Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017  | 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm ET

Industry expert and IT Pro contributing editor Mike Otey discusses SQL Server management challenges and how you can tackle them. Experts from Pure Storage and Catalogic Software will follow Otey’s presentation, focusing on one of the biggest data management challenges: database sprawl. Complexity results from the proliferation of database copies created for a range of uses including disaster recovery, provisioning of development and testing infrastructure, quality assurance (QA), DevOps in private or hybrid clouds to name a few. Attendees will learn how Catalogic Software ECX deployed in conjunction with the Pure Storage® FlashArray™ provides full lifecycle management of your Copy Data through automated workflows that allow you to streamline the creation, management and use of SQL Server database copies.

Introducing the New Catalogic Knowledge Base in 15 Minutes
Wednesday, April 19th, 2017  | 10:00 am — 10:15 am ET

Catalogic has launched a new, more intuitive Knowledge Base (KB) to help our customers with support self-service. The new KB features better natural language searching, improved subject filters, the ability to open cases with a single click, feedback options and more. Join our 15-minute Coffee Talk webinar to learn how the new KB can help you, and to see a live demonstration and walk-through.

Using Amazon Web Services as a Backup Destination for Catalogic DPX
Thursday, March 23rd, 2017  | 10:00 am — 10:15 am ET

This 15 minute webinar will demonstrate how to configure Catalogic DPX to use the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Storage Gateway as a destination for DPX backups and archives. Viewers will learn how simple it is to expand DPX protection into the cloud. In addition, the use of the AWS Virtual Tape Library will also be demonstrated. The VTL option is an excellent choice for long-term data storage in the cloud.

Five Ways to Fix Your SQL Server Dev-Test Problems
Wednesday, March 8th, 2017  | 11:00 am — 11:15 am ET

Rapidly provisioning fresh copies of SQL databases is required for an effective Dev-Test environment. However, it can be challenging and most organizations take weeks to deliver usable data. Catalogic’s copy data management platform allows for timely, space-efficient, masked SQL DB copies. By doing so, Catalogic satisfies both infrastructure DBAs, who need automated copy provisioning, and application DBAs, who continually need fresh, secure data sets. This webinar will describe five ways Catalogic can help fix SQL Server Dev-Test problems.

Five Ways to Fix Your Oracle Dev-Test Problems
Wednesday, March 1st, 2017  | 11:00 am — 11:15 am ET

Rapidly provisioning fresh copies of Oracle databases is required for an effective Dev-Test environment. Organizations take weeks to deliver usable data. The Catalogic copy data management platform enables provisioning of timely, space-efficient, masked Oracle DB copies both easily and automatically. By doing so, Catalogic satisfies both infrastructure DBAs, who need automated copy provisioning, and application DBAs, who continually need fresh, secure data sets. Join this webinar to learn about five ways Catalogic can help fix Oracle Dev-Test problems.

Design Matters: Why In-Place Copy Data Management is the Right Choice
Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017  | 11:00 am — 11:15 am ET

Industry watchers all agree that Copy Data Management is becoming must-have technology. But not all solutions are the same. Design matters! This webinar will discuss the two major copy data solution designs, how they are different, and key use cases for both designs. Before you make any buying decisions, you’ll want to understand these differences which will impact the success of your product roll out.

Enhanced Backup Reporting for Catalogic DPX
Thursday, February 16th, 2017  | 10:00 am — 10:15 am ET

The latest updates to DPX reporting provide extensive insight into your backup environment, allowing you to both better understand your environment and plan for future needs. This 15-minute webinar provides a quick demonstration of the latest reporting features so you can make the most of your DPX reporting, which is included in DPX licensing at no additional cost.

Snapshot and Replication Automation for Pure Storage
Wednesday, February 15th, 2017  | 11:00 am — 11:15 am ET

Pure Storage FlashArray provides highly efficient, high-performance snapshot and replication technology. Catalogic ECX offers an easy-to-use snapshot, replication and clone automation solution that provides application and VMware integration, policy-based management, user self-service and many other features, all without the need for scripting. Unlike other copy data solutions, Catalogic’s unique in-place approach leverages Pure Storage FlashRecover technology and does not require any additional storage hardware. This webinar will show how Catalogic can take a Pure Storage investment to the next level.

Manage, Orchestrate and Analyze Copy Data with Pure Storage and Catalogic
Wednesday, January 25th, 2017  | 2:00 pm — 3:00 pm ET

Catalogic Software’s® ECX™ Copy Data Management platform deployed in conjunction with the Pure Storage® FlashArray™, allows organizations to manage, orchestrate and analyze Copy Data. Join our webinar to learn more.

Maximizing Storage Efficiency for Oracle and SQL Server Databases
Thursday, November 10th, 2016  | 4:00 pm — 5:00 pm ET

Databases drive storage consumption more than any other application. Organizations may have as many as 10 or more copies of each database instance for multiple use cases such as recovery, Dev-Test or reporting/analytics. Deploying copies can often take weeks, leading to stale data and poor results. Fortunately, there's a better way! Join our webinar to learn more.

Pure Storage and Catalogic Webinar: Accelerating IT Operations with Flash Storage and Copy Data Management
Thursday, September 15th, 2016  | 3:00 pm — 4:00 pm ET

Copy Data Management (CDM) is being deployed to support both "mode 1" IT Operations (Data Protection), as well as "mode 2" IT Operations (Automation, Self-service, and DevOps). CDM provider Catalogic has teamed with All-flash storage provider Pure Storage to provide an integrated solution, enabling Bimodal IT support for applications running on all-flash storage.

Turbocharge Your MSFT SQL Dev-Test Environment with Copy Data Management
Wednesday, August 17th, 2016  | 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm ET

Rapidly provisioning fresh copies of SQL databases is required for an effective Dev-Test environment. Catalogic’s copy data management platform lets you provision timely, space-efficient, masked SQL DB copies both easily and automatically. Join us to learn how deploying this software-only solution will dramatically improve your overall Dev-Test operations, and see the product in action with a live demo.

DevOps “De-Mystified” for IBM Storage
Featuring guest speaker Christopher Lazzaro, lead architect of the Bluemix Garage Method

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016  | 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm ET

Fast moving DevOps projects are sometimes thought of as only “born in the cloud.” But you can easily drive DevOps using your existing IBM data center storage resources. Curious to know more? Join us for this webinar that provides details and a live demonstrations of how Catalogic ECX software makes your IBM storage DevOps ready.

6 Ways to Solve Your Oracle Test/Dev Problems Using All-Flash Storage and Copy Data Management
Thursday, July 28th, 2016  | 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm ET

By combining all-flash storage with copy data management, you can provision timely, space-efficient, masked Oracle copies both easily and automatically.
Register for our webinar to learn more and see product demos.

Oracle, EMC Unity, Amazon and More!
Catalogic ECX 2.4 Delivers

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016  | 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm ET

Dramatically easier management and use of Oracle database copies. The market’s only Copy Data Management support for the EMC Unity storage family. Integration with AWS S3 for cloud-based data retention. These are just a few of the many exciting new features in the latest release of Catalogic ECX. Join us for this webinar plus product demonstration to learn how Catalogic continues to push the boundaries of what is possible with software-defined, in-place, multi-vendor copy data management.

Modernize and Transform your IT with NetApp Storage and Catalogic Copy Data Management
Thursday, June 9th, 2016  | 11:00 am — 12:00 pm ET

Catalogic Copy Data Management (CDM) modernizes and transforms your NetApp Storage infrastructure. Catalogic provides the only integrated CDM solution that lets you:
• Catalog and track copies and VMs across the enterprise
• Automate protection SLAs, copy creation and system provisioning
• Transform IT operations with Hybrid Cloud, DevOps and user self-service
Through operational modernization, Catalogic lets you derive additional value from your NetApp storage investment, deliver a more agile IT infrastructure, and improve business productivity. Catalogic transforms your NetApp FAS environments with a non-disruptive, software-only solution that also supports NetApp Private Storage and Cloud ONTAP. Join this webinar to learn how Catalogic can help you modernize and transform your IT.

Modernize and Transform your IT with IBM Storage and Catalogic Copy Data Management
Wednesday, June 8th, 2016  | 11:00 am — 12:00 pm ET

Catalogic Copy Data Management (CDM) modernizes and transforms your IBM Storage infrastructure. Catalogic provides the only integrated CDM solution that lets you:
• Catalog and track copies and VMs across the enterprise
• Automate protection SLAs, copy creation and system provisioning
• Transform IT operations with Hybrid Cloud, DevOps and user self-service
Through operational modernization, Catalogic lets you derive additional value from your IBM storage investment, deliver a more agile IT infrastructure, and improve business productivity. Catalogic transforms your IBM Storwize, SAN Volume Controller (SVC), VersaStack and FlashSystem V9000 environments with a non-disruptive, software-only solution.  Join this webinar to learn how Catalogic can help you modernize and transform your IT. 

Clone Wars II: Return of the Clones
Thursday, June 2nd, 2016  | 3:00 pm — 4:00 pm ET

Join us for the re-do session of our Clone Wars webinar, since the first event suffered from technical broadcast problems. Once again, we’ve convened a team of experts, including Trevor Pott, three time vExpert and columnist for The Register, to discuss the real-world implications of copying data and cloning VMs. We’ll discuss how copies are created today, with hands-on work at every step. Audience anecdotes about their own challenges are encouraged! Then we’ll look at alternative methods that drive push-button style automation. Come and ask the hard questions, and get honest answers from the engineers who make the software that makes dealing with our data copies possible.

Hybrid Cloud Solution for Daily Automated DR with the IBM Softlayer Cloud
Thursday, May 19th, 2016  | 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm ET

The limitless compute resources of the cloud are perfectly suited for disaster recovery. But many organizations have tried and failed to make it work. The reason is the lack of automation and orchestration, and an inability to easily connect corporate system-of-record data with cloud compute. This session will demonstrate how Catalogic, Softlayer and NetApp join forces to deliver an elegant solution that allows clients to easily set up and run DR to the cloud, which includes the ability to run daily fully-automated DR testing.

Driving Success with the IBM FlashSystem V9000 and Catalogic Software
Thursday, April 21st, 2016  | 11:00 am — 12:00 pm ET

All-flash storage is the wave of the future, and IBM and Catalogic have joined forces to provide the most cost-effective, management-efficient and value-adding flash array solution in the market. Join us to learn how the IBM FlashSystem V9000 and Catalogic Software can jump-start your most critical IT projects.

IBM Redbook: Software Defined Agility for IBM Storage with Catalogic Software
Wednesday, April 6th, 2016  | 11:00 am — 12:00 pm ET

Learn why IBM Redbooks are the premier source for technical information about IBM-based solutions. The Catalogic Redbook will be reviewed, highlighting this critical resource for anyone using or considering Catalogic ECX software.

Make Your Enterprise Storage DevOps Ready, with Trevor Pott
Thursday, March 17th, 2016  | 11:00 am — 12:00 pm ET

Join guest presenter Trevor Pott as he discusses how your existing storage infrastructure can be made DevOps Ready by adding Catalogic Software. A live demonstration will show Catalogic software working in conjunction with Puppet Software to automatically provision resources upon demand.

IT Modernization with IBM FlashSystem V9000 and Catalogic Software
Thursday, March 10th, 2016  | 11:00 am — 12:00 pm ET

Join IBM presenter Patty Crowell and Catalogic for this technical session that will demonstrate the dramatic impact of using Catalogic’s market-leading copy data management platform, ECX, with the IBM FlashSystem V9000 all flash storage array.

IBM Storage's Winning Solution for Copy Data Management Webinar
Friday, September 18th, 2015  | 11:00 am — 12:00 pm ET

Join IBM VP of Storage Software and Storwize, Bina Hallman, for this discussion of how Catalogic ECX Software adds value to IBM storage with copy data management functionality. The session also features Joe Gatti of the IBM Software/Storage SWAT team, as he discusses his experiences testing ECX with IBM storage. Finally, there is a product demonstration.