IBM Edge2014 will be held on May 19-23, 2014 at The Venetian in Las Vegas. The premier event for infrastructure innovation will be focused on simplifying IT infrastructure and accelerating performance to deliver business value by using IBM's cloud, big data, mobility and security solutions. Edge2014 will bring together more than 5500 technology leaders and practitioners from all industries to sharpen their expertise, discover the latest technologies, and share best practices in infrastructure innovation.
Let’s take a look how IBM Edge2014 is going to deliver a unique experience for us:
Executive Edge (May 19-20) - An exclusive 2-day event for IT executives and leaders featuring breakthrough innovations and technology announcements, client success stories, provocative presentations from IBM executives and industry thought leaders, top tier executive one-on-one meetings and exclusive networking opportunities.
Technical Edge (May 19-23) - A 4.5-day technical event for IT professionals and practitioners featuring world-class education geared for all levels and covering a comprehensive range of solution areas, client case studies and best practices, hands-on labs and on-site certifications.
Business Partner Forum (May 19) - A half-day event where IBM Systems and Technology Group (STG) and channel leadership will reinforce the increasingly important role of Business Partners in the IBM infrastructure strategy. Topics will include the IBM sales coverage and go to market plan, the co-sell model and how to maximize the money you make with IBM. The session will also include an overview of the IT trends and market opportunity, as well as a view of how IBM and our Business Partners are Teaming to Win. The Business Partner Forum will also offer an open Q & A panel with our Systems and Technology Group and channel leaders.
Winning Edge (May 19 and 21) - An exclusive 2-part sales education event where IBM Systems and Technology Group Specialty Business Partner sellers will collaborate with IBM Client Sellers while together receiving the latest information. In Part 1 on Monday morning, learn how to uncover new infrastructure opportunities within the hottest solution areas, like Cloud and Analytics. On Wednesday, Part 2, Winning Edge: Compete to Win provides real-world strategies, tips and examples of how to beat the competition. Winning Edge at Edge2014 offers an exclusive and concise sales education opportunity. There will also be a Winning Edge Awards for STG Specialty and Elite Business Partners.
Moreover throughout the 4.5 days of Edge2014 conference, you will be able to learn from senior executives, clients and technology leaders and discover how IBM Systems such as IBM System Storage, IBM PureSystems, IBM System x and IBM Software are critical to enabling innovation and business transformation, with particular focus on growth solutions such as Cloud, Big Data, Software Defined Environments, Security, Social and Mobile.
So get ready to be a part of this incredible opportunity. Register early and SAVE!
We look forward to seeing you at IBM Edge2014. Visit @IBMEdge or @IBMSDE for latest updates.
IBM Systems & Technology Group