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What are industry bloggers saying about HP Discover 2013 in Barcelona?

Casa Batllo.jpgOne of the most exciting things about HP Discover is hearing what attendees take away from the event. The independent industry bloggers that we invite to the conference each year are a great source for getting an outside perspective on news and happenings.


To get a sense of the industry’s take on HP Discover, HP Storage Guy, Calvin Zito, has written 2 roundup posts on the Around the Storage Block Blog covering some of the articles that emerged from our community of technology bloggers. Check it out:

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Not Just another Event, HP Cloud Leads the Way with Hybrid Cloud Delivery

Cloud Blog Post 2.jpgFrom the sunny, beautiful city of Barcelona, Spain HP launched our hybrid cloud delivery model for enterprise cloud customers looking for a successful cloud journey that also incorporates their existing infrastructure. Saar Gillai, VP and GM HP Cloud recorded a brief interview providing a high level overview of this new enterprise model from HP.

Watch HP President and CEO Meg Whitman's Keynote from HP Discover Barcelona

Meg Whitman Keynote.JPGA new style of IT is emerging. Cloud, Social, Mobility and Big Data trends are changing not only the way technology is delivered, but how it's consumed. Enterprises today demand a new foundation of infrastructure, devices, software and services that support greater agility and increased accessibility at a lower cost.


At the HP Discover opening general session,  HP President and CEO, Meg Whitman discusses how HP is creating solutions that impact your business.

It’s a wrap - highlights, replays, and downloads from HP Discover 2013 in Barcelona

We’re sad to see it all end, but we really enjoyed the show. Here’s a summary of the high points of Thursday, along with links to replays, resources, press announcements, and more.

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HP Discover OnDemand - Don't miss or forget a thing from the event

360 HP Discover.JPGHP Discover 2013 is a wrap but the great content lives on.


Whether you attended in person and just need a refresher, or you weren’t able to join us in Barcelona but want to participate virtually, we’ve got you covered.

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Enterprise software, services, and new devices: Day 2 wrap up of HP Discover 2013 in Barcelona

intel.jpgHere are the highlights from the show on Wednesday, including new product and service announcements, what our sponsors were up to, and what’s in the future for HP Labs.

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7 highlights from the HP Discover Zone

aurasma.JPGTo get the lay of the land on the HP Discover show floor in Barcelona, we joined a Discover Zone tour to get introduced to some of the primary areas of focus for HP in 2013 and beyond.

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HP Unveils Innovations in Cloud to help Customers Thrive in a Hybrid World

Cloud Announcement 2.jpgToday at HP Discover, HP announced the expansion of its cloud portfolio with new solutions and services that offer enterprises greater agility, simplified management and improved security for their hybrid environments. New solutions announced this week include the introduction of the next-generation HP CloudSystem, HP’s flagship offering for building and managing private clouds.

Innovation, Big Data, storage, and more: HP Discover 2013 Barcelona day 1 wrap up

whitman.JPGWe had a full first day in Barcelona. Here are the top highlights of day 1, including Meg Whitman’s opening general session and key Innovation Theater sessions covering DreamWorks storage configuration and how HP Autonomy makes quick work of Big Data.

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HP Announces New Printing and Personal Systems Solutions at HP Discover

PPS News_T620 Thin Client Compressed.jpgDon't miss these great printing and personal systems solutions announced today at HP Discover.

HP-powered technology develops early warning system for threatened species

Earth Insights.jpgToday at HP Discover, HP announced an innovative collaboration with Conservation International (CI)—a leading non-governmental organization dedicated to protecting nature for people—to dramatically improve the accuracy and speed of analysis of data collection in environmental science. 


The initiative, called HP Earth Insights, delivers near-real time analytics and is already yielding new information that indicates a decline in a significant percentage of species monitored. The project serves as an early warning system for conservation efforts, enabling proactive responses to environmental threats. 

Sneak peek: behind the scenes at HP Discover 2013 in Barcelona

A trade show on the scale of HP Discover requires a lot ofcareful planning. We’re busily prepping to receive attendees. Here’s a glimpse into how HP Discover comes to life along with a few highlights of what to look for.

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Innovations Built for the Data Center of the Future

Converged Systems Announcement 2.jpgToday at HP Discover, HP announced new Converged System and Converged Storage offerings that give enterprises the speed, agility and lower economics to build next generation data centers that will power tomorrow’s successful organizations.

Watch HP Discover general sessions and Innovation Theater live!

If you’re not able to join us at HP Discover 2013 in Barcelona, we have you covered. Tune into our select social media channels for live streaming of our top presentations. Here are the details you’ll need.

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10 highlights to look forward to at HP Discover 2013 in Barcelona

2.3.4_Photography_14.pngIt’s almost time to get on that plane (or train, as the case may be). After all the packing and planning, take a quick breather and read our list of ten things you can look forward to once you arrive in Barcelona.

Insider’s tips for getting the most from HP Discover

disco theater.jpgYou can pack a lot into a three-day conference and trade show. But with a few indispensable tricks and tools, you can maximize your experience without wearing yourself down. Here’s your checklist for staying on track.

It’s a Cloud, Cloud, Cloud, Cloud World at HP Discover

Next week, the HP Cloud Team takes it solutions and experts to Barcelona, Spain, for HP Discover 2013 from December 10-12, 2013. This event provides HP customers the chance to interact directly with HP cloud leaders including Saar Gillai, SVP & GM, Converged Cloud. who is delivering the Cloud Track Keynote on Tuesday December 10 from 12:40 pm - 1:40 pm; Making Hybrid Real for IT and Business Success.

Meet the Experts at HP Discover

Christian Verstraete.JPGOne of the biggest advantages of attending Discover is the opportunity to meet the people behind the technology – and get answers to your most challenging tech questions.


If your questions involve cloud computing, big data or security, don’t miss your chance to meet with these HP Technology Services consulting experts at HP Discover in Barcelona:

Countdown to HP Discover 2013 Barcelona: last-minute logistics and practical matters

2.3.4_Photography_10.pngHey, guess what? HP Discover 2013 Barcelona starts next week. Here’s a quick rundown of the info you’ll need for a smooth arrival and check in.

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Realize Performance and Reliability Gains for Big Data at HP Discover 2013

By Rod Trent, Windows IT Pro Technical Director, Microsoft


Rod Trent_Penton.jpgData is growing at a fantastic rate, and business datacenter managers are finding it hard to keep up. Although virtualization has solved physical datacenter constraints for many―allowing them to consolidate services and applications―the data warehouse continues to expand.

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