How do you meet today's analytical, data warehousing and application performance needs on a budget?


Mobile, social, big data and analytics are driving new demands in IT. As businesses today continue to process extremely large volumes of data, the need to keep data warehousing costs under control while ensuring superior application performance and business agility has never been greater.

Join renowned data warehousing industry analysts from IDC and Forrester for a half-day seminar to learn how leading organizations are realizing significant business and performance gains with an integrated architecture that combines servers, storage, and database software into a unified system for maximum efficiency.

The keynote session reveals how to:

  • Maximize the potential of critical new IT initiatives deriving from the big data boom
  • Ensure data quality while processing large volumes of both external and internal data
  • Keep data warehousing costs under control
  • Enable superior application performance process and business agility
  • Spend less time tuning, deploying, running and maintaining your IT infrastructure
  • Free up IT resources to focus on growth and innovation

It’s your opportunity to see how others are tackling the same challenge you’re up against in a big data-driven world, and to make new professional contacts - including industry thought leaders, analysts and IBM experts who can contribute to the success of your projects.

To reserve your seat, complete our online registration form or contact John Barbato at (617) 431-9674.

Dates and locations

Atlanta, GA

Georgia Aquarium
Tuesday, October 1, 2013

New York, NY

Pier Sixty
Thursday, October 3, 2013

Los Angeles, CA

The Grammy Museum
Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Minneapolis, MN

Walker Art Center
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Register today by calling John Barbato at (617) 431-9674 or completing our quick online registration form.

Complimentary admission is granted on a first-come, first-serve basis and attendance is limited to ensure an effective learning experience, abundant peer-networking opportunities and access to our expert presenters. Apply today to ensure your seat is saved in advance!


Atlanta, GA | New York, NY | Los Angeles, CA | Minneapolis, MN


Rick Villars Bio
Vice President, Data Center and Cloud, IDC (Atlanta, New York)
Matt Eastwood Bio
Group Vice President, and General Manager Enterprise Platforms, IDC
John Rymer Bio
Vice President, Principal Analyst Application and Delivery Professional, Forrester Research Inc. (Los Angeles)
Peter Rieth Bio
Worldwide Market Segment Manager, IBM PureSystems Family, IBM (Atlanta)
Ritika Gunnar Bio
Director of Product Management Netezza, PureData Analytics System & Models, IBM (New York)
Pete McCaffrey Bio
Director, PureSystems Category Market Management, IBM (Los Angeles)
Jonathan Langley Bio
WW PureApplication Systems Lead, IBM (Minneapolis)

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All attendees will receive a
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Contact us

For questions about your registration or the event agenda please contact:

John Barbato
Delegate Relations Manager
Tel: 617-431-9674