Pure//Accelerate live action. 

Yep, you read that right. We’re thrilled to announce that one of the biggest events to hit the data storage industry, Pure//Accelerate 2016, will be live-streaming keynotes to the world on Monday, March 14 from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. PDT and Tuesday, March 15 from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. PDT.

Watch live as Blair Dore of Google, Raghu Raghuram of VMWare, Keith Bruce of Superbowl 50, Bill Schlough of the San Francisco Giants and Shark Tank’s very own Robert Herjavec share the keynote main stage with the next generation of enterprise storage technology. You’ll also hear from innovative Pure Storage customers like Intuit, Mercedes, Shutterfly, ServiceNow, Secure-24, The Boston Globe, Airware, Red Hawk, Casino and NY Presbyterian Hospital.

So much more than a keynote.

Pure//Accelerate 2016 is not your typical convention. More than 1,500 influencers, customers, partners, executives and innovators from dozens of countries around the world will be participating in two full days of inspired presentations, expert break-out sessions and game-changing product demos. They’ll be making connections and sparking conversations that will shape the future of the data storage industry. To view the full scale of Pure//Accelerate 2016’s impact, check out this GeoMapped list of registered guests. If you’re joining us at Pier 48, feel free to use this map as a handy networking tool.

Joining us physically.

Wear something orange! Registration opens on Monday, March 15 at Pier 48 in San Francisco, 9 a.m. local time. Parking is available for registered guests in Lot A on a first-come, first-served basis. Get directions to Pier 48 here.

Joining us virtually.

If you can’t make it this year, you can still be part of the action with the live-streamed keynotes. All you need is an internet connection and browser to experience world-first demos of cloud-based storage products that will change the game of enterprise IT as we know it. You can view the live stream here.

We’ll also be sharing recordings of Monday and Tuesday’s keynotes on our website. And to stay connected with everything that’s happening on the ground, follow Pure Storage on Twitter for the latest and greatest updates and announcements. If you’re joining us in person, be sure to Tweet out your favorite Pure//Accelerate 2016 moments with the hashtag #PureAccelerate.

Making it possible.

We’d like to extend a very special thanks to our partners, who helped make Pure//Accelerate 2016 a reality: Arista, Brocade, Cirrus Data, Cisco, Citrix, Cohesity, Commvault, Heraflux, Intel, Load DynamiX, NVIDIA, QLogic, Rubrik, Toshiba, unidesk, Veeam, VMTurbo, VMWare, VSSL and Zerto.