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Want to Learn About Data Virtualization?

Data Virtualization Day 2011 is the Place to Go for the Latest Data Virtualization Trends

Want to Learn About Data Virtualization?
Is your organization considering adding data virtualization to your data integration, SOA, and cloud technology stack?

Or have you already started your data virtualization adoption journey?

Either way, Data Virtualization Day 2011 is the place to go for the latest Data Virtualization trends and insights.

Data Virtualization in the Big Apple!
The second annual Data Virtualization Day is October 13 in New York City.

The world's largest gathering of data virtualization experts and implementers is expected to draw over 150 attendees.

"Going Beyond Traditional Data Integration to Achieve Business Agility" will be the unifying theme across data virtualization presentations from Bank of America, Putnam Investments, Qualcomm, and more.

Advanced Data Virtualization Users Share Their Successes
The Data Virtualization Day agenda is highlighted by case study presentations from three of leading data virtualization adopters.

  • Ted Hills, Director of Enterprise Information Architecture at Bank of America, will present "Real Time is the Rule"
  • Arvinder Oberoi, Senior VP, Sales and Marketing Technology at Putnam Investments will speak on "Exploiting IT Agility to Perform at the Speed of Business"
  • Mark Morgan, Qualcomm Senior Manager, Enterprise Architecture Solutions will discuss "Moving at Lightning Speed - The Impact of Data Virtualization on Agility"

In addition, Dr. Michael Linhares, Ph.D and Research Fellow at Pfizer Inc. will participate with other presenters in a "Meet the Experts" session.  Linhares was instrumental in development of Pfizer's Research Information Factory (RIF), global reference data implementation, introduction of data federation and other enterprise data integration projects and will share his experiences in delivering agile business intelligence utilizing data virtualization. Dr. Linhares will also discuss his extensive experience in data management and dispel myths surrounding data virtualization.

Gartner's Mark Beyer Will Keynote
Gartner Research VP Mark Beyer will keynote the event, discussing the latest trends in data management, data integration and data warehousing in his talk entitled "Extreme Information Management and Logical Data Warehousing."  Beyer will also chair a panel discussion on "Going Beyond Traditional Data Integration to Achieve Business Agility."

Vendor Executives Round Out the Agenda
Composite Software, a leading vendor of the data virtualization technology, will also provide speakers.  CEO Jim Green will welcome Data Virtualization Day attendees with a company update, while CTO David Besemer will offer a Composite 6 status report and product road map.  Composite's Director of Customer Value, Bob Reary,  will also present customer awards for innovative data virtualization implementations.

Take Advantage
If your organization is considering data virtualization, then this is the place to go to learn about it in detail.

Hosted by Composite Software, the event is free.  Sign up at http://www.compositesw.com/data-virtualization-day-2011-nyc/.

You will be glad you did.

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Robert Eve is the EVP of Marketing at Composite Software, the data virtualization gold standard and co-author of Data Virtualization: Going Beyond Traditional Data Integration to Achieve Business Agility. Bob's experience includes executive level roles at leading enterprise software companies such as Mercury Interactive, PeopleSoft, and Oracle. Bob holds a Masters of Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Science from the University of California at Berkeley.