Engineering Lab Symposium: Lab Automation

The 2016 Engineering Lab Symposium speaker was Dan Lunderville, Manager of Global Customer Labs at Palo Alto Networks. Dan has worked in customer support since 1997, running multiple labs at technology companies including Ascend, Redback, Juniper, Gigamon, and Palo Alto Networks. He has been working with automation for the last 7 years and has launched a global automation system in 5 locations servicing 250 engineers.

Some of the highlights from 2016's event were
  • How to identify 6 signs that you need Automation
  • Benefits of automation: time savings, Cap Ex savings, metrics, remote access to resources
  • The phases of an automation project: from concept to realization
  • Building your ROI: why is automation the best investment
  • Who to build with and how to build your automation team
  • Post launch and beyond: follow up, automation support and metrics
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We continued the "One Sided Speed Dating" segment, where vendors had a minute and a half to pitch their solutions to the audience. Both the audience and vendors continue to enjoy this portion of ELS.
We had amazing giveaways including an Apple watch, drone, a BB-8 Droid, a solar powered backpack, and more!

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