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Innovation Europe 2014: Scenes From Day 1

Published by Mike on October 23, 2014 @ 16:15 in Innovation Europe

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New Look to Commemorate Our 15th Anniversary

Published by Mike on October 21, 2014 @ 15:36 in Stonebranch News

As we celebrate our 15th anniversary, we're making a few changes.

Today we launched a brand new website featuring our new Stonebranch logo.

Stonebranch 15th Anniversary

Being a workload automation visionary has never looked so good!

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Your Guide to Innovation Europe 2014

Published by Mike on October 14, 2014 @ 22:32 in Innovation Europe

If you've registered for Innovation Europe 2014, here's everything you need to know. If you haven't yet registered, it's not too late!

Directions to the Hilton Amsterdam, our conference hotel:

A map to the Hilton Amsterdam can be found here:

Public transportation from Amsterdam central railway station:

Tramline 5 and 24: Exit at Apollolaan and go left towards the traffic lights. Cross the road to the right and walk straight ahead. At the next traffic lights, cross the road and the Hilton Amsterdam is on your right hand side.

Tramline 2: From Schuytstraat, cross the road to the main street. On the right hand side you will see the Gresham Memphis Hotel. Keep walking straight on and cross the bridge, following the Breitnerstraat. After crossing the bridge you will see the Hilton Amsterdam Hotel on your right hand side at the intersection of Apollolaan and Minervalaan.

Tramline 16: Exit at Emmastraat. Face the tram and cross the street to the main road De Lairessestraat. Follow the Willem Witsenstraat and you will see the Hilton Amsterdam on your left hand side.

Public transportation from Amsterdam zuid railway station

Transfer to tram 5 (towards Central Station) and get off at Apollolaan. After getting off the tram (with your back facing the tram), turn right towards the traffic lights. Turn right and cross the street. Keep walking straight on and at the next traffic lights, cross the street and the Hilton Amsterdam is on your right hand side.

Public transportation from the airport

Take the train to Amsterdam train station Zuid. Transfer to tram 5 (towards Central Station) and get off at Apollolaan. After getting off the tram (with your back facing the tram), turn right towards the traffic lights.

Turn right and cross the road. Keep walking straight and at the next traffic lights, cross the street and the Hilton Amsterdam is on your right hand side.

By car from Den Haag and Schiphol International Airport

Take the A4 onto the A10 and exit at Amstelveen/S108. Turn right at traffic lights onto Amstelveenseweg. Turn right onto Stadionweg, Follow the Hilton signs onto Olympiaweg. Turn right onto Apollolaan, turn left at 3rd traffic light.

By car from Utrecht (A2)

Take the A2/E25. Stay right and follow directions to Nijmegen Randweg. After 111km turn left from s110. After 1km join roundabout.

By car from Diemen/Amersfoort (A10)

Take the A10 and exit at Amstelveen/S108. Turn right at traffic lights onto Amstelveenseweg. Turn right onto Stadionweg. Follow the Hilton signs onto Olympiaweg. Turn right onto Apollolaan, turn left at 3rd traffic light.

The Conference:

A pre-conference technical session starts at 9:30 on Thursday, October 23. This session will introduce participants to Stonebranch's Opswise Automation Center. Conference registration will begin at 11:00 with a welcome snack. All spouses / partners are invited to join us for lunch at 12:50. The day will conclude at 17:00.

Afterwards, you will have some time to unwind and freshen up before the evening event.

On Friday, the session starts at 9:00. Lunch will be served at 12:15. The conference will end at 15:40.

Attire:

The dress code for the conference will be business casual.

More detailed information on conference sessions can be found in the agenda.

The Evening Program:

We will be dining at Het Scheepvaartmuseum,. We will enjoy a beautiful boat ride to the Het Scheepvaartmuseum, a 17th century Amsterdam landmark, for a tour, drinks, dinner and good cheer.

After a reception at the Museum, we will take a guided half hour tour followed by dinner in a historic room with a view of the water.

Attire:

The dress code for the evening will be smart casual.

Other:

Spouses / partners can meet in the Pavilion Room on Thursday at 11:20. Birte will take care of you from there.

If you're in Amsterdam on the Wednesday night, please join us at Samo Sebo Indonesian Restaurant (http://www.samasebo.nl/en/) at 21:00.

We look forward to seeing you in Amsterdam!

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Hear From Somebody Who Has Embraced Independent Agent Technology

Published by Mike on September 22, 2014 @ 11:20 in Webinars

Reed Elsevier Technology Services' Architect Engineer Doug Perseghetti has a lot to say about independent agent technology. Whether you are running software from CA, BMC, IBM, UC4, Cisco, Redwood or others, you'll enjoy hearing Doug share his experiences.

Doug's story is available now on-demand at http://www.stonebranch.com/agents/.

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Dallas/Fort Worth: Lunch Monday is on Stonebranch

Published by Mike on September 10, 2014 @ 13:52 in Events

If you'll be in Dallas/Fort Worth on Monday, you've got to drop by Maggiano's Little Italy on Park Blvd. in Plano for lunch on us. We merely ask that you arrive at 11:15am and submit this simple form to let us know you're coming.

Ci vediamo Lunedi !

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Introducing Universal Automation Center 6

Published by Mike on September 8, 2014 @ 08:54 in Stonebranch News

With Universal Automation Center 6, we set out to elevate the workload automation experience. To do that, we looked at the entire system and built great new capabilities into a new and exciting interface. The result is that Universal Automation Center 6 has a new look with all the power and simplicity you've come to expect from Stonebranch.

Click here to learn more about Universal Automation Center 6!

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3rd Friday Education Webinar Series

Published by Mike on September 5, 2014 @ 10:20 in Webinars

To help keep you informed, we wanted to let you know about our upcoming 3rd Friday Education Webinar Series. Here is the list but you can also view the Live Stonebranch Webinars page at any time.

9/19 - 11 am EDT Independent Job Scheduling Agents: A Customer's Experience

10/17 - 11 am EDT Managed File Transfer: What MFT Is and Where It's Going

11/21 - 11 am EST Workload Automation Integration: MFT, Agents and More

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Upcoming Webinars:

Independent Job Scheduling Agents: A Customer's Experience [Register]
Date: Friday, September 19, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM EDT

Description: Is your job scheduler past its prime? Did you have to bring in multiple job schedulers because yours didn't support new platforms? Is it time to modernize your job scheduler? A single solution to be deployed across the enterprise?

You owe it to yourself to hear what Reed Elsevier Technology Services' Architect Engineer Doug Perseghetti has to say about the only solution in the market that can run with any job scheduling solution, even multiple job schedulers. Doug will share his personal experiences using independent agent technology. Whether you are running software from CA, BMC, IBM, UC4, Cisco, Redwood or others, Stonebranch agents can easily integrate with these scheduling engines while significantly reducing your budget expense.

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Managed File Transfer: What MFT Is and Where It's Going [Register]
Date: Friday, October 17, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM EDT

Description: Is your file transfer process integrated with your workload automation process? File transfer is a major IT activity, and should not be a separate process from the workload automation tool. It is often a key factor to the way your business operates. Improving the way you move and manage your data will improve your responsiveness to the needs of your business.

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Workload Automation Integration: MFT, Agents and More [Register]
Date: Friday, October 17, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM EST

Description: You've heard about Stonebranch's revolutionary universal agents and MFT, now see it fully integrated with the best workload automation engine on the planet.

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We hope to see you online!

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Dallas/Fort Worth: Join us for a Free Luncheon on September 15!

Published by Mike on August 11, 2014 @ 10:45 in Events

Reserve your seat now to attend this enlightening luncheon where you can hear directly from a customer that has modernized from a legacy solution to enable a DevOps team with state of the art automation capabilities to help their rapidly expanding environment. You will also see a LIVE demo of Universal Automation Center 6.1, the latest in modern capabilities for Workload Automation.

September 15th - Maggiano's Little Italy, Park Blvd., Plano, TX

11:15am - 11:50am - Customer Case Study - United Supermarkets - Jeff Bridges
12:15pm - 12:45pm - Introduction of Universal Automation Center 6.1 - Modern, Efficient Workload Automation

Attendees will each receive a copy of the latest Dell-Certified Study detailing the extensive scalability using Universal Automation Center.

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