The line between Enterprise Architecture and Digital Transformation continues to blur as technology takes leaps and bounds forward. To understand these as more than just buzzwords is to gain both a holistic and granular-level view of what’s currently on the market and what’s slated to expand in the next few years. Learn what it means to be in the industry of mega mergers and acquisitions as the EA landscape is growing ever-more competitive. IT decision makers need to know who the major players are, what moves they are making next, and how to stay ahead of the curve.
Virtualization is quickly becoming a standard enterprise technology, and those finding the most value are
leveraging virtualization across the stack, from storage and servers to desktops, applications and mobile devices.
At this summit, leading industry experts, analysts, and end-users will discuss best practices, barriers to implementation, and measurable benefits of integrated virtualization.
The advent of cloud computing is rapidly changing the way enterprises think about deploying and managing their IT infrastructure. Cloud service providers advocate the creation of efficient and flexible infrastructures but does moving your IT needs to the cloud really make fiscal and operational sense for your company? Join end-users, analysts and industry leaders to learn how to reduce IT management overhead and master new classes of management tools within your own cloud computing environment.
Consumerization of IT is an unstoppable process which, for most of the businesses, means greater productivity, quicker response to market fluctuations and truly flexible workforce. In practice, it also means a growing number of mobile devices accessing confidential information via internal (managed) and external (open) networks. How can you ensure that your business will profit from the Bring-Your-Own-Device phenomenon without being exposed to threats such as data leakage, malware attacks and unauthorized data access? Join this summit to learn about the latest methods of securing your mobile infrastructure - industry analysts and experienced practitioners will be sharing best practices.
B2B marketers are challenged with driving revenues and opportunities in the most difficult of economic times. What tools, techniques and strategies deliver the best ROI for marketers? Is spending resources on social media driving business forward? How can you get the most out of your demand generation campaigns? Join experts as they discuss the latest social media metrics, website optimization best practices and the B2B demand generation analytics and insight that define critical success.
What is big data? What is its potential impact on your business? How to manage, maintain and analyze it? These are some of the popular questions asked by IT managers who see big data as a promising source of invaluable information, but who also realize that working with large volumes of data requires significant changes in both hardware and software infrastructure. Join this summit to connect with top industry experts who will share best practices of storing, processing and analyzing big data.
Understanding and effectively managing risk and threat intelligence is key to making the right security investments and defending your organization’s network, data and people. A risk based security mindset allows security teams to move from reactive to proactive security against evolving threats which can seriously undermine an organization's bottom line. This summit will focus on how to leverage risk-based security tactics and cutting-edge technology to effectively secure your network in an age or rapidly evolving threats.
The IT landscape is not getting any simpler and the focus on financial management is as important as ever to respond to the increasing pressure of reducing costs. No longer can IT professionals leave this strictly to the finance department - everyone must work together to articulate the value IT brings to the business. Attend this summit to hear from leading experts, analysts and end-users on how to implement, manage and maintain a financial management strategy to better measure the costs of IT.
Historically, experts agreed that Big Data would remain the biggest trend in business intelligence. But, is this still the case today? Attend this summit to learn how organizations are keeping up with the changing demands and expectations of a growing BI and analytics user community. Find out how they will enable users to have more control, better visualization and analysis capabilities, and faster development cycles.
Explore the best practices of data classification, time to analysis and general data management. Listen to the top names in the industry as they detail the steps you need to take to implement a holistic data management strategy.