Micro Strategies to Host IBM Power® Roadshow for IT Management Personnel in the Philadelphia-Area

One-day event with IBM's Chief Economist Dr. Martin Fleming and Austin Executive Briefing Center presenters including well-known Power Systems Competitive Consultant Rick Kearns

May 31, 2012, 08:30 ET from Micro Strategies Inc.

MALVERN, Pa., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Micro Strategies Inc., an IBM® Premier Business Partner, today announced that it will host the IBM Power® Roadshow on June 19th at the Philadelphia Marriott West in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. During this exclusive one-day event, attendees will learn directly from IBM experts during interactive sessions that discuss the options, value, and opportunities from IBM Power Systems™ for existing or future applications.

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The keynote address will be delivered by IBM's Chief Economist Dr. Martin Fleming. Dr. Fleming advises IBM's Chairman Sam Palmisano, President and CEO Ginni Rometty, and CFO Mark Loughridge.

The agenda will also feature well-known Power Systems Specialist and Competitive Sales Consultant Rick Kearns. Other IBM speakers include Steven B. Rael (Storage), Jim Mitchell (Sr. Engineer, STG Austin Executive Briefing Center), and David Sheffield (AIX Architecture), as well as Micro Strategies speaker Dan Lucky (Hybrid Cloud).

Attendees will learn to:

  • Reap ROI rewards from the latest Power Systems servers, virtualization, networking, and OS improvements.
  • Discover easier deployment and management for new app lifecycles using IBM PureFlex™ and Power compute nodes.
  • Harness significant value from the evolving AIX® lifecycle -- including new features planned for AIX and PowerVM®.
  • Quantify the value of Power solutions vs. competitive platforms.
  • Realize IBM storage advantages for Open Systems environments.
  • Benefit from cost-saving real-world experiences in cloud computing.

"We are honored to work with IBM to host this highly productive Power Systems event," says Anthony L. Bongiovanni, founder and President of Micro Strategies. "This is an excellent opportunity for Philadelphia-area businesses to learn firsthand from IBM experts and gain practical perspectives by networking with other Power users."

To view the detailed agenda, session overviews, and location information, visit: http://www.tmecom.com/IBM_Power_Roadshow_2012/agenda.php.  

About Micro Strategies Inc.

Established in 1983, Micro Strategies has distinguished itself as one of the most innovative technology solution providers and premier IBM® Business Partners by enabling clients to extend the value of their IT investments, business information, and intellectual assets. Our solutions help manage and protect structured and unstructured data -- delivering resilient IT infrastructures. As an industry leader, Micro Strategies is at the forefront of architecting and implementing quality solutions with expertise in Advanced Infrastructure, Business Systems Integration, Business Applications, Business Analytics, Enterprise Content Management, Security and Compliance, and Business Information Management and Protection.

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