SHI Events


A Cloud and Innovative Solutions Webinar Series

Leveraging cloud-based technologies for your remote workforce

Multiple Sessions in April (See registration for details)

Organizations are responding rapidly to an evolving work environment where they need the latest tools, technologies and strategies for success. Join our Cloud and Innovative Solutions team for our webinar series — they’ll break down how leveraging cloud technologies can support your remote workforce.


Microsoft Teams Training

Thursday, April 16 at 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. EDT

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Thursday, April 16 at 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. EDT

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With the unprecedented increase in remote working worldwide amid COVID-19, Microsoft is responding by making Teams available to everyone.

To help our customers fully leverage everything Microsoft Teams has to offer, Corporate Training Group by SHI is hosting a 60-min complimentary live, instructor-led training webinar for end-users covering several key features.

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A Connected & Collaborative Workforce Webinar Series

Best Practices for Public Cloud Cost Optimization & Governance

Wednesday, April 15 at 12:00 p.m. EDT | Cisco WebEx

Now more than ever, it's vital to optimize your public cloud spend to benefit from the agility, flexibility, time-to-deploy and the wide-ranging scope of public cloud optimization. Learn best practices and see how SHI helps you guarantee an optimized and governed public cloud for success.

This event is open to ALL customers nationwide

Helping Reduce Cost and Increase Capability with the SHI Cisco Practice

Wednesday, April 22 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT | Cisco WebEx

Cisco is a key partner for most organizations. Hear how SHI’s Cisco practice can help solve your business outcomes with Cisco solutions, while helping you to reduce your overall cost, gain better insight into your assets, and leveraging SHI’s unique practice capabilities and virtual distribution model while stock is continuing to be difficult to get. Our experts will help show how we are helping customers solve these exact problems.

This event is open to ALL customers nationwide

Control Your Cost of Software with Practical Renewal Management Strategies

Wednesday, May 6 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST | Cisco WebEx

SHI customers are telling us they are under a lot of pressure to reduce cost of IT and provide a strategy of controlling cost of software and SaaS. How do you quickly do this and where do you start if you’re struggling to understand what you own and when the maintenance is due? Hear from SHI’s experts and how we’re helping our customers do this today!

This event is open to ALL customers nationwide


Discover tips for getting the most out of JDisc. We’ll walk you through data collection “how-tos” and the “must-haves” of collecting accurate data for the first time.

Secrets to ITAM Technology Success

Monday, May 4 at 12 p.m. EDT

Struggling to succeed with ITAM tools and managed service providers? Join us as we identify the trends and best practices in ITAM tool implementation.

Office 365 Optimization

Tuesday, May 19 at 12 p.m. EDT

Are you getting the most out of Office 365? Let us show you how applying simple analytics to your Office 365 consumption data can help increase adoption, identify substantial savings, and boost ROI.

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Azure Stack Awareness Workshop

Third Thursday of Every Month | 1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. EDT

Our Azure Stack Awareness Workshop allows you to evaluate a hybrid cloud platform that offers the ability to deliver Azure services directly from your own data center.

SHICustomer Innovation Center (CIC)

Hyper-converged Infrastructure (HCI) Workshop

Second Thursday of Every Month | 1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. EDT

Our free HCI Workshop gives you the chance to evaluate one or more HCI solutions available in the marketplace today.

SHICustomer Innovation Center (CIC)

VMware Cloud on AWS Awareness Workshop

Third Tuesday of Every Month | 1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. EDT

Our VMware Cloud on AWS (VMC) Workshop lets you evaluate a hybrid cloud solution that extends your data center capabilities, consolidates and migrates on-premises vSphere-based workloads to AWS, increases workload flexibility, and simplifies, modernizes and optimizes disaster recovery solutions.

SHICustomer Innovation Center (CIC)

Digital Workplace Envisioning Workshop

First Tuesday of Every Month | 1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. EDT

Discover the importance of the digital workplace and its impact on the future of work. Learn how to provide a fast-paced, technology-driven environment that promotes new ways to deliver more value and better user experiences at every moment.

SHICustomer Innovation Center (CIC)

Technology can be confusing, especially if you do not speak the language. SHI’s Q&A sessions help break down those barriers and allow you to meet with one of our business leaders, architects, or IT professionals for thirty minutes to discuss what matters most to you.

SHICustomer Innovation Center (CIC)

Gain hands-on access with Nutanix, HPE Simplivity and/or Dell EMC VxRail hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) solutions to determine if they are a fit for your business.

SHICustomer Innovation Center (CIC)

Innovation Days & Roadshows

Quarterly and Upon Request

Our Innovation Days and Roadshows are single and/or multi-day events where SHI experts and industry leaders discuss business and IT trends, demonstrate solutions, and help you uncover ideas and put them into action. Each event will have a specific focus area and/or targeted industry vertical.

SHICustomer Innovation Center (CIC)

Data Protection Fundamentals Workshop

The second Wednesday of every month

Our data protection fundamentals workshop will provide you with the knowledge and best practices that your organization needs to enhance its backup, recovery, and archival strategy and operations.

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SHI Spring virtual summit

Conference: Virtual | April 27 – 29, 2020

Our first-ever Virtual Summit takes place from April 27 – 29, 2020. Throughout our Summit you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Hone your business strategies for IT Asset Management, Cloud Strategies and Digital Workplace initiatives.
  • Network with SHI experts to learn more about solutions that can help you with your organization’s Security, Digital Workplace and Hybrid Cloud Initiatives.
  • Share the best practices on Modernized Data Center and Cloud, Connected and Collaborative Workforce, and Security initiatives of SHI’s 17,000 customers.


Cisco Live

Conference: Virtual | June 2 – June 3, 2020

Join Cisco and industry partners as we empower and celebrate all things IT. This conference is designed to meet your needs and build the foundation towards a better digital future.


Microsoft Ignite

Conference: Virtual | September 2020

Microsoft Ignite will now be a digital event. Join Microsoft, connect with solution experts and other industry leaders as you’ll learn new innovative solutions for your IT infrastructure.

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Dell Technologies World

Conference: Virtual | October 2020

Now a virtual event, Dell and industry partners will discuss the latest Dell products, solutions and strategies for this upcoming decade. Please visit the event website for more details about this virtual event as they become available.

20 top tech conferences to check out in 2020

2020 is jam-packed with an impressive lineup of IT events, many of which SHI will be attending! Here are 20 of the top tech conferences you should consider attending this year.


SHI WiSH Together Breakfast Series

SHI’s WiSH Together Breakfast Series is currently postponed until further notice. If you are interested in learning more about WiSH and the various initiatives this organization partakes in, please visit our page here. Once revised dates and locations are chosen we will provide them here.

Looking for more?

From dinners to networking events, SHI holds many local, invitation-based events throughout the year for our customers. Please reach out to your SHI Account Executive if you'd like to be notified of any other events coming to your area!

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Get a grasp on SaaS usage across your organization to reduce financial risk, optimize usage, and manage unbudgeted spend.

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Learn the tricks and techniques you need to establish a successful audit response plan. We’ll cover internal and external communications, audit clauses, purchase records, and more to help you reduce the stress and risk of an audit.

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Get a live walk-through on how to create, activate, and set-up an AWS account for your organization.

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Gain a basic understanding of cloud-based storage solutions and best practices with AWS.

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SHI's AWS experts discuss how our offering helps companies select, deploy and manage the AWS platform.

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Missed this year's event? Catch up with SHI's own AWS experts for a run down on AWS re:Invent's most important announcements and highlights from the conference.

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Watch as two SHI Solution Engineers cover prominent updates from Cisco Live US and get an in-depth look at data center updates and enterprise networking news.

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Missed the Cisco webinar series? Don't worry, you can still listen to the recordings where we discuss topics like security, collaboration, Cisco Smart Net, and more.

Cisco Collaboration Updates

Presented by Mark Barragan (Cisco Spark board Product Sales Specialist)

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SHI/Cisco SmartNET Updates & Best Practices

Presented by Jasmine Talpur (SHI Cisco Sales Specialist)

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Pure Storage

Watch as our best Solution Engineers recap key takeaways from the Pure//Accelerate conference and discuss what's next in the world of data storage! In this webinar we'll cover FlashArray//X, Evergreen Storage 2, SQL Instant Restore w/Flashblade and more.

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SHI's Russ Cantwell discusses Nutanix's newest releases and why we are excited to show you what's NEXT in data center and multi-cloud management.

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Join us as our fall webinar series explores all the Microsoft product and licensing options you need to support your end users.

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Our spring webinar series explored the Microsoft product and licensing options you need to support your end users.

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Join us as our fall webinar series explores all the Microsoft product and licensing options you need to support your end users.

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Tune in for one or all of our SHI & Microsoft webinars where we'll discuss topics like our Office 365 offerings, Cloud Climb services, Windows 10 devices and so much more!

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