13-15 November 2012
Auckland, New Zealand
NZD $2156.25 pp inc GST
IBM Systems Technical Symposium Series
The IBM Systems Technical Symposium Series, including the IBM System x Technical Symposium, will bring together IT executives, managers and professionals for a look into the transformation of IT infrastructures meeting the demands of a smarter planet. Together with IBM senior executives, attendees will explore the breakthrough technologies enabling smarter computing, including IBM server and storage systems that are designed for data, tuned to the task and managed with cloud technologies.
This event will cover a broad range of topics such as understanding consolidation and virtualization, achieving greater insight from deep analytics, and realizing the return on cloud computing investments. For the first time in New Zealand, this event will bring together the IBM System x, IBM Power Systems, IBM System Storage and IBM PureSystems Technical Symposiums all under one roof, running simultaneously, giving attendees the unique opportunity to attend sessions from various streams. Over the course of three days, there will also be keynotes and sessions that address product strategy and technical directions along with workshops for IT professionals to test drive the latest technology in hands-on demos and labs.
This event is dedicated to helping organisations keep pace with the expanding, and ever increasing demands on IT resources. Attendees will:
Overview of IBM System x Technical Symposium
At this year’s IBM System x Technical Symposium we will bring together IT professionals and leaders for a look into the transformation of IT infrastructures meeting the demands of a smarter planet.
IBM System x is the platform for IT management and professionals to understand how to host, maintain or migrate memory-intensive or data-intensive workloads on to the leading edge performance eX5 and x86-based servers, as well as, incorporating leading edge virtualization and database software.
Join us to learn how the latest innovations are changing the entire value proposition for x86 architecture within the enterprise. Attendees will learn how to improve performance on memory-intensive workloads while dramatically reducing space, storage capacity, licensing costs, and energy bills. In-depth technical sessions demonstrate how IBM System x and IBM BladeCenter stand out from competitive products by offering a full suite of virtualization, networking, cloud, business analytics and storage options whereby organizations can take advantage of new technologies without disrupting current IT infrastructures.
In 2012, this event will have a major emphasis on the latest innovations in data centers and provide deep dives into the most recent product announcements that are changing the landscape for smarter computing.
Attending the IBM System x Technical Symposium in Auckland is a smart and efficient way to catch up on the very latest solutions and up to date technical content in just 3 compact days of training.
Why should I attend?
The opportunity to understand how successful enterprises are responding to dramatic increases in data and demands for new workloads by adapting their existing IT infrastructures while meeting demands for new services and greater service quality.
This year’s symposium presents the unique opportunity to attend your choice of more than 80 sessions from our co-located events.
Your registration to this event will entitle you to also attend sessions at any of the following:
Who should attend
This event is intended for IBM customers, IBM Business Partners, IBM employees, Independent Software Vendors and System Integrators, such as:
When registering for the Systems Technical Symposium Series you will be asked what track you wish to attend:
Registration for one track will provide you access to all sessions in all tracks. Sessions will extensively cover a broad range of Systems topics, multiple training levels (beginner to advance), best practices, hands on Demo and Lab sessions and IBM Certification testing.