Get the opportunity to:

  • Sharpen your expertise with 100s of sessions led by IBM Distinguished Engineers and product experts…the A-team of the IBM Systems community
  • Experience the latest technology via demos geared to all skill levels
  • Test-drive new products from IBM and IBM Business Partners in the Solution Center
  • Expand your professional network when you connect with product developers and industry leaders
  • Learn from your peers via networking sessions and discussions on real-world IT challenges and successes

Why attend?

The agenda will include more than 700 information-packed technical sessions delivered by top IBM developers and experts.

Ensure you don't get left behind by gaining new skills to harness the power of IBM Systems technologies. Whether you are a service provider or IT manager - you need to become agile and responsive.

Who should attend:

This conference is designed for IBM clients, IBM Business Partners and IBM employees who share a technical vision and curiosity. We recognize that innovation is more than just a job title and it thrives on constant change. Therefore, our sessions are meant for ALL roles from developers and architects, to engineers and IT professionals.

This event has merged with the Atlantic City, NJ event. Registration for Atlantic City will open in late April.

This event has merged with the Atlantic City, NJ event.

You can easily cancel your hotel room reservation using the website link provided in your Hilton confirmation email from one of the two event venue hotels or call the hotel directly. See the hotel numbers below.

Attendees who have made a hotel reservation should contact the hotel directly to cancel their room reservation.

If you made a reservation at the Hilton Buena Vista Palace, you can reach them at
TEL:+1-407-827-2727 or FAX:+1-407-827-3472.

If, you made a reservation at the Hilton Lake Buena Vista, you can reach them at
TEL:+1-407-827-4000 or FAX:+1-407-827-3890.

Training Highlights

700 + unique sessions and many hands-on training labs

Journey to the Cloud Build a Smarter Business Build a Smarter Business
Storage Storage for Hybrid Multicloud, Storage for IBM Z

FlashSystems, Spectrum Virtualize, Storage Insights
Storage for AI and Data, Spectrum Discover, Object Storage, Spectrum Scale Cyber Security, Resiliency, and Data Protection

Spectrum Protect, Tape
Power and Cognitive Systems Private Cloud Management & Automation: PowerVC, Red Hat Ansible

Hybrid Multicloud with Red Hat OpenShift and Cloud Paks

Public Cloud with Power Systems
Infrastructure Modernization: SAP HANA, POWER9, SAS Viya

AI: Watson Machine learning, PowerAI Vision, Visual Inspector, Driverless AI with H20, Ethical AI
High Availability PowerHA, Db2 Mirror for IBM i, VM Recovery Manager

Security PowerSC
IBM Z and LinuxONE Hybrid Multicloud, Cloud Paks, Red Hat OpenShift Infrastructure Modernization: zOWE, DevOps, new z15 and LinuxONE models

Pervasive Encryption, Data Privacy and Cyber Resiliency

Cross brand highlights

IBM Power Systems highlights

  • IBM AIX Admin Fast Start
  • Opportunity for 1:1 session with a Cloud or AI expert
  • Cloud and AI ½day Discovery workshops

IBM Z and LinuxONE highlights

  • IBM z/OS Fast Start
  • IBM LinuxONE Fast Start
  • DevOps for IBM Z Fast Start
  • Pervasive Encryption Fast Start
  • Poster sessions

IBM Storage highlights

  • IBM Storage Fast Start
  • Storage certification bootcamps
  • AI Social
  • Storage Executive Track

2019 Solution Center

Diamond sponsor:

Tech Data

Platinum sponsor:

Arrow Electronics

Gold sponsor:

Brocade, a Broadcom Company

Silver sponsor:

21st Century Software
Beta Systems
Sirius Computer Solutions
Trident Services

Join us at the Solution Center

  • Learn about new products and services
  • Explore cutting-edge demos from IBM and top vendors
  • Meet face-to-face with hundreds of potential clients and vendors
  • Assess the competition and solidify your position in the marketplace
  • Network with industry colleagues and build relationships with important decision-makers

Sponsor at TechU

Being a sponsor offers you

  • An opportunity to generate revenue by closing existing deals and developing new opportunities with C-level executives, directors, managers and other decision makers
  • An environment for building brand awareness
  • A booth in the vibrant Solution Center where attendees can learn more about your products and services
  • Options to customize your booth space or use fully turnkey packages

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