MicroStrategy to Host 19th Annual World Conference, February 8-10, 2016 in Miami
Speakers to Include 24 Hour Fitness, Ahold, AIG, Amazon Web Services, Boston Children's Hospital, Cisco Systems, International Post Corporation, Jabil Circuit, Netflix, Overstock.com, and Ryder Systems
TYSONS CORNER, Va., Jan. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms, today announced that it will host its 19th annual user conference, MicroStrategy World 2016, on February 8-10 at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
"MicroStrategy World 2016 will be our most impressive, hands-on event to date," said Michael J. Saylor, Chairman, President and CEO, MicroStrategy Incorporated. "At World, attendees will hear from over fifty organizations representing a wide array of industries and their successful best practices leveraging MicroStrategy technology. Attendees will also learn about MicroStrategy 10.2™, the latest release of our analytics platform, which addresses the needs of both business and IT, and empowers organizations to make sense of large data volumes to get answers to their toughest business questions. MicroStrategy World 2016 will unite our customers, partners and employees around our vision of how our modern enterprise software platforms bring greater levels of productivity, transformation, and empowerment to users in a secure way."
Attendees will learn about MicroStrategy's exciting new product announcements, be able to participate in more than 160 informative sessions, and get direct access to hands-on workshops. All technical sessions and brand new training workshops will highlight MicroStrategy 10.2, and how attendees can leverage its latest features and capabilities to build apps and dashboards, find answers, and complete tasks faster. Additionally, attendees will also get the full story on our pioneering enterprise software platforms from an impressive lineup of keynote speakers and experts.
Michael J. Saylor, Chairman, President and CEO of MicroStrategy and New York Times best-selling author of The Mobile Wave: How Mobile Software Will Change Everything, will detail his vision for the future of analytics, mobility, and security. Saylor will address how businesses in 2016 will wrestle with continued data growth, the move to mobile computing, and how MicroStrategy's latest release, MicroStrategy 10.2, provides a stable and feature-rich analytical solution for organizations to easily and quickly drive actionable business insight from their complex Big Data and other critical enterprise assets.
More than 50 world-class companies will present their best practices demonstrating how they have deployed MicroStrategy to improve operational efficiencies, increase revenues, and enhance business performance. Among the companies scheduled to present are: 24 Hour Fitness; Ahold; AIG; Amica Mutual Insurance Company; Boston Children's Hospital; Canadian Institute for Health Information; Catalina; Cisco Systems; City of Austin; Domtar; East Coast Metal Distributors; Enova International; Exelon Corporation; Groupon; Herbalife; Higher One; Huntington National Bank; IMS Health; International Post Corporation; Interstate Batteries; Jabil Circuit; McCain Foods; MEDITECH; NBCUniversal; Netflix; OffiSanté; Omega World Travel; Overstock.com; Parallon; PPL Electric Utilities; Ryder Systems; Sutter Health; Tapjoy; and Weiler Corporation.
MicroStrategy's broad collection of technology partners highlights an extensive ecosystem that continues to realize the value of MicroStrategy analytics applied to data at any organization. Conference attendees will learn about complementary solutions and services from MicroStrategy technology partners, including: Actian Corporation; Amazon Web Services; Convergence Consulting Group; Cloudera; Data Meaning; DataFactZ; Datastrong; IDS – Intelligent Data Solutions; InfoCepts; Invexer Technology; Iolap; Momentum Consulting; Pandera; Paxata; Pitney Bowes; Project X; Snowflake Computing; Southport; Teradata; Theta (NZ); Visionet Systems; Visual Crossing; Vitara; XeoMatrix; and ZS Associates.
Registration information, agenda, and live video streams of keynote presentations are available here: http://www.microstrategy.com/live. Join the conversation on Twitter with the hashtag #MSTRWorld2016.
About MicroStrategy Incorporated
Founded in 1989, MicroStrategy (Nasdaq: MSTR) is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms. The Company's mission is to provide enterprise analytics, mobility, and security platforms that are flexible, powerful, scalable, and user-friendly. To learn more, visit MicroStrategy online, and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
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