Digital University for IT Pros Explores The Mobile Revolution

Ziff Davis Enterprise launches new series of online learning events

Mar 08, 2011, 09:00 ET from Ziff Davis Enterprise

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ziff Davis Enterprise, a leader in innovative enterprise IT media and engagement solutions, announced today that on March 23, 2011 it will host its first Digital University, The Mobile Revolution, which will focus on how enterprises can stay ahead of and successfully manage, the proliferation of mobile devices in the workplace.

"Digital Universities are highly interactive, content-rich online digital learning environments that bring the IT community together with industry experts, analysts and influential editors around the most pressing industry challenges of the day," said Steve Weitzner, CEO, Ziff Davis Enterprise. "Ziff Davis Enterprise was one of the first media companies to create virtual events for IT professionals.  Continuing our history of innovations, this new series incorporates engaging presentations, content and research based workshops, online videos, live blogging, social networking, and stimulating group chat to create a dynamic learning experience for all attendees."

The Mobile Revolution, the first University in this series features industry analysts and experts from inside and outside of Ziff Davis Enterprise, including Tim Bajarin, President, Creative Strategies Inc. will focus on teaching IT professionals how to prepare their IT infrastructure to meet the onslaught of mobile devices entering the work environment.  Other speakers include Ted Ritter, Sr. Research Analyst, Nemertes Research; Mitch Jones, Director of Business Development, Cetrom Information Technology; Raffi Jamgotchian, President, CTO, Triada Networks; along with Ziff Davis Enterprise editors.  eWEEK Labs editors will also provide workshops on mobile malware, managing mobile devices in a multi-platform environment and moving toward a corporate app store.

For marketers, Digital Universities offer an innovative way to expand and transform how they reach, engage and educate a professional IT audience in real-time, allowing them to participate in live webcasts, product demonstrations, video interviews, blogs and social networking without the hard costs of travel and physical training environment.

Current sponsors include CA, Thawte, McAfee and Boxtone.  Additional sponsorships are still available.  For more information contact Andrea.Mahoney@ziffdavisenterprise.com.

About Ziff Davis Enterprise, Inc.:

Ziff Davis Enterprise, Inc. is B2B technology's trusted information resource.  Millions of technology buyers rely on our brands – including eWEEK, Baseline, CIO Insight, Channel Insider, WebBuyersGuide.com, TechDirect, and the Developer Shed network – for relevant, objective content to identify the right solutions for their organizations.  Over 300 technology companies, from industry giants to emerging start-ups, rely on our contextual content, marketing, and audience development expertise to compress sales cycles and lower their go-to-market costs.  Ziff Davis Enterprise has proven marketing solutions for branding, engagement, and face-to-face events.  Products include print and online advertising, multi-media sponsorships, content syndication and lead generation, eSeminars, Digital Universities, face-to-face events, and custom media and marketing services.  Ziff Davis Enterprise has a global database of 5.5 million users representing an unparalleled community of business and technology professionals, developers, and the channel. www.ziffdavisenterprise.com.

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