March 14, 2017 | Written by: Tim Kounadis
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Cloud storage can provide a flexible, scalable opportunity to help your organization grow and keep up with storage demands. It’s an excellent business opportunity, and IBM InterConnect 2017 is an outstanding place to learn how to capture it.
More than 20,000 cloud professionals will gather at the conference to network, train and learn about the future of technology. Planning your schedule? Since there are far too many sessions to mention, I’ll share four of my favorites.
1. Making sense of data with Bitly
Bitly is the world’s leading link management platform. But they are so much more. Bitly continually looks for new ways to help organizations gain actionable insights about their customers. In this session, learn how Bitly uses IBM Cloud Object Storage to quickly and easily analyze historical data from more than 10 billion clicks each month.
2. Changing photo storage with Shutterfly
Shutterfly provides its customers with free, unlimited and secure photo storage and a promise to never delete images. To do this, the company safely houses billions of images on the IBM Cloud Object Storage platform. In this session, learn how Shutterfly has created an innovative, sustainable platform that leads the industry in performance, availability and cost.
3. An introduction to IBM Bluemix apps and object storage services
IBM Cloud Object Storage provides a portfolio of robust, cloud-based object storage services designed to deliver flexibility and resiliency. Come learn about the new class of storage services for data workloads and IBM resiliency options for regional and cross-regional availability. Meet with product management and IBM subject matter experts in this interactive session.
4. An overview of current and upcoming hybrid, dedicated and public offerings
Is your organization looking to improve flexibility, cost-efficiency or security? This session addresses how IBM Cloud Object Storage answers these needs. Learn about the IBM portfolio through client use cases, and hear about solutions that integrate IBM storage with offerings such as IBM Cloud, Bluemix and IBM Watson.
Bonus: One-on-one sessions
Have a question? Is there a new opportunity you’re dying to discuss? Set up a one-on-one with an IBM executive to build a conversation around your specific needs.
There are many more sessions for all levels around IBM Cloud Object Storage. And these are only a few of the many cloud sessions at InterConnect. In all, the conference will feature over 2,000 exciting sessions, trainings and labs to help attendees position themselves to succeed in the digital economy. If you still haven’t signed up, register today.
To plan your InterConnect schedule, explore the sessions here. To learn more about InterConnect or IBM Cloud Storage, visit the website.