DB2 Tech Talk: Cloud 101 for a DB2 DBA

Webcast | August 27 at 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET

In this session, we will start with some Cloud 101 topics. Continuing, we will focus on the IBM cloud platform SoftLayer, as well as on Bluemix, and discuss how to create DB2 instances on the cloud. We’ll also answer the following question: What DBA activities are managed for me—and over what do I have control?

IBM i2 Summit for a Safer Planet

In-Person Event | September 1 at 7:30 a.m. to September 2 at 4:00 p.m. ET, Washington, D.C.

The IBM i2 Summit for a Safer Planet will include several breakout sessions and hands-on labs. Register to learn how advanced intelligence analysis can help you to mitigate, eliminate and prevent threats to people, nations, financial systems and more.

IBM is an exhibitor at IFA

Conference | September 4 to September 9, Berlin, Germany

IBM will be in Berlin on September 4–9, 2015, as an exhibitor at IFA, one of the world’s largest electronics shows.

Advanced analytics for effective consumer insights, marketing, new product innovation

Webcast | September 10 at 2:00 p.m. ET

Take part in a survey and accompanying panel discussion, led by data analytics professionals and experts in the consumer products industry, to evaluate the role of data analytics in the consumer products industry.

Simple vs. fair: Minimizing measures to maximize results in your sales compensation plans

Webcast | September 16 at 12:00 p.m. ET

With multiple, occasionally competing groups taking an interest in an organization’s sales compensation plan, how can a plan designer accommodate them all while keeping the plan simple and motivational? This webinar offers five keys to accomplishing this feat.

IBM Virtual Finance Forum 2015

Conference | September 22 at 11:30 a.m. ET

With heightened volatility, uncertainty and risk having become parts of the normal course of business, CFOs are struggling to drive profitable growth and to adapt to risk. In response, leading finance organizations are applying analytics to drive finance efficiency, deliver foresight and steer business performance.

Strata + Hadoop World

In-Person Event | September 29 at 8:00 a.m. to October 1 at 5:00 p.m. ET, New York, NY

How can companies not just survive, but thrive in the data-driven environment? Find out at Strata + Hadoop World, where the best minds in strategy, science and industry will come together to discuss the future of the big data community.

MDM & Data Governance Summit

In-Person Event | October 4 at 12:00 p.m. to October 6 at 3:30 p.m. ET, New York, NY

MDM & Data Governance Summit in New York provides broad, deep and practical advice on both master data management and data governance initiatives.

Gartner business intelligence & analytics summit

In-Person Event | October 14 at 7:30 a.m. to October 15 at 5:00 p.m. CEST, Munich, Germany

Explore how to apply new BI and analytic capabilities to strengthen the business and advance new business models. You’ll learn how to tap the full potential of these new technologies, as well as what it takes to implement them successfully and how to avoid the risks in doing so.

IBM Insight 2015

Conference | October 25 at 7:30 a.m. to October 29 at 4:30 p.m. PT, Las Vegas, Nevada

If you are ready for something big, then attend IBM Insight 2015 to discover how data and analytics can help you outperform the competition. Learn how cloud computing, mobile computing, IBM Watson and the Internet of Things are bound with the latest advances in analytics, content, data, governance, security and systems, and how the most successful organizations in the world are capitalizing on those connections.

IBM Insight 2015 takes place October 25–29, 2015 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. This conference delivers over 1,600 in-depth sessions to more than 14,000 practitioners and industry leaders.

Register before August 3, 2015, and save $700.