Saltmarch Media has announced the schedule of Business Technology Summit which will be organised between September 22 through 26 in Bangalore and Mumbai. The event is shaping up to be the premier event focused on SOA, Web Services, ECM, Virtualization and Cloud Computing. The schedule combines keynotes, sessions, workshops and expo in an interactive meeting ground for innovative business technology experts and companies.
The summit is expected to bring together over 800 professionals from some of the most exciting and fastest-growing companies in India as well as from the large and active business technology community. Sponsored by IBM and WebEx among others, Business Technology Summit features the hottest technologies on India’s business technology radar that are not only exhibiting attributes such as cost savings, flexibility, application re-use and faster response times but also charting pronounced inflection points in their evolution.
The 2008 edition of Saltmarch Media’s Business Technology (BT) Summit centered around the theme of “Riding the Workhorse IT Hockey Stick”, features a convergence of four co-located tracks that have been identified as the power team for Workhorse IT — SOA & Web Services, SaaS PaaS, Virtualisation, Enterprise Content Management (ECM). “These are the right topics at the right time,” notes Shri. M. N. Vidyashankar, Former Principal Secretary, Information Technology, Government of Karnataka, India. This year’s convention will have the best and brightest speakers in the industry covering interesting developments in the business technology space.
Ismael Ghalimi is the father of Office 2.0 and he is also credited with creating the first standards-based BPMS; Nitin Borwankar is the father of Data 2.0; Alan Pelz Sharpe, a partner with cmswatch, is also an expert guest on BBC, CNN and ABC Television; Robert Marcus has been at the helm of technology at General Motors, Boeing, Rogue Wave Software, MCC and HP; Matjaz Juric is the CEO of SOA Competency Center and Peter Coffee, formerly the Technology Editor at eWEEK has appeared on CBS, NBC, CNN, Fox, and PBS newscasts. Gain Strategic, Technical and Business Insights at BT Summit 2008, Bangalore Edition: * Dr. Chris Harding of The Open Group will present, straight from the source, a deep dive workshop on Using TOGAF for SOA.