Huawei Enterprise Revs Up U.S. Channel with ICT Nation Partner Summit

Leading Global ICT Solutions Provider Offers a Better Way to Address the Emerging Market for Traditional Data Center Infrastructure and Mobility

May 20, 2013, 12:50 ET from Huawei

CUPERTINO, Calif., May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today kicked off ICT Nation 2013 – a three day partner summit, where senior executives will share strategies for serving the emerging market for Information Communications Technology (ICT) in the Enterprise. ICT Nation 2013 is the latest milestone in Huawei's broader "ICT Nation" campaign to engage the growing community of Enterprise users, IT professionals, channel partners, OEMs, and industry experts who share a common interest in blending the tsunami of mobility-related technologies with traditional data center infrastructure.

"Partners need an alternative to traditional Enterprise IT technologies and partnerships," said Jane Li, Chief Operating Officer, Huawei Enterprise USA. "Huawei is a global leader in mobile devices and infrastructure for mobility—technology arenas which have already ignited growth for partners with ICT practices. ICT Nation will provide a better way for global enterprises to tap into the opportunities presented by the rise of cloud computing and ICT convergence." 

The radical transformation of enterprise infrastructure continues, with bigger, faster distributed data centers now combined with mobile device and wireless communication technologies. With its proven leadership in the carrier, device and enterprise markets, Huawei is in a unique position to help IT professionals forge broad ICT strategies that integrate more cost-effective cloud-based IT infrastructure with the type of communications network infrastructure that only carriers were concerned with in the past. With innovative ICT solutions, Huawei and its partners are ideally positioned to help customers take control of wireless and mobile technologies, which are flooding the enterprise.

At ICT Nation 2013, Huawei will outline its channel strategy, and provide a glimpse into its technology roadmap.  Industry visionaries will also be on hand to share their insights on a variety of topics. Key highlights include:

  • ICT Nation Channel ProgramRob Claus, Vice President of Channels for Huawei Enterprise USA will unveil Huawei's new channel program focusing partner profitability, revenue growth and building partner competencies  for  the US market.
  • Keynote Series    – A group of senior executives, including Jane Li, Chief Operating Officer for Huawei Enterprise USA, Scott McNealy (Chairman of Wayin and Founder of Sun Microsystems), and Ron Sege (former president of 3Com, and current CEO of Echelon), will deliver points of view on the emergence of Information Communications Technology.
  • Solution Demonstrations – Huawei and its partners will showcase its latest innovations for the ICT Nation, including Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), Cloud Data Center, eLTE trunking, and Software-defined networking (SDN) solutions

ICT Nation 2013 is being held at the Cypress Hotel in Cupertino City Center, California from May 20th to May 22nd. For more information on ICT Nation 2013, please visit: 

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