Fancy meeting up with other IT virtualization enthusiasts in NY & NJ to socialise and chat over a cold beer, wine or soft-drink? This is a great opportunity to meet with other virtualization enthusiasts and Data Center professionals and enjoy discussing all things virtualization, and in fact anything else that comes up in conversation… The Software Defined Data Center provides any and all IT Services to any application, on any hardware, over any transport or network protocol, to any hypervisor. SDDC over Beers is open to everyone. So whether you are Server/ Hypervisor centric , Networking or Storage discipline oriented than you will find out from others how software is defining and changing how IT services are delivered to the business and users. Welcome are those working and wanting to learn more on Infrastructure to support Hadoop, Splunk, and Big Data. Also welcome are those interested on Cloud Management software OpenStack, CloudStack, as well as Object Storage.