14-17 August 2012
AUD 2420 pp inc GST
IBM Systems Technical Symposium Series
The IBM Systems Technical Symposium Series, including the IBM Power Systems 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 Power, z and storage systems that are designed for data, tuned to the task and managed with cloud technologies.
This inaugural 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 Australia, this event will bring together the IBM System x, IBM System z, IBM Power Systems and IBM System z Technical Symposiums all under one roof, running simultaneously, giving attendees the unique opportunity to attend sessions from various streams. Over the course of four 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 Storage Technical Symposium
The Systems Technical Symposium will be the place to learn about POWER7® processor-based systems, software and solutions for companies of all sizes. Included in the technical sessions, we will be covering Power Systems, AIX, IBM i, Storage and Linux. This is a key opportunity to learn about the exciting new features included in our Hardware and Software portfolio. You can meet and question the experts in dedicated sessions and interact with your peers.
Find out how new high-end offerings redefine computing to address the needs of a smarter planet – large scale business analytics and databases, high-volume transaction processing, and consolidation to exponentially lower costs.
Get up to speed on new Express® systems and solutions for midsize businesses that offer attractively priced servers and upgrades, integrated mission-critical solutions, and proven capabilities to simplify server rooms while positioning companies for future growth.
This event offers attendees an intense, consolidated focus on how to reduce operation costs, simplify the IT environment, access current and upcoming solution providers and leverage the newest technology innovation – virtualization with the IBM POWER7™ technology.
Sessions will extensively cover a broad range of Power Systems topics, multiple training levels (beginner to advance), best practices, solution center/expo and certification testing.
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.