BMC Software Announces Date and Location of Its Annual Global User Conference; Learning Universe to Focus On Service Quality of E-business Systems.
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BMCS Blue Mountains Conservation Society (Wentworth Falls, NSW, Australia) ), the leading provider of e-business systems management, today announced plans for its annual global users conference, BMC Software Learning Universe, scheduled for June 3 -- 7, 2001 at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort and Convention Center in Florida. The Learning Universe conference, which is expected to draw more than 2,000 attendees from the world's leading information technology companies, will offer an unprecedented educational opportunity.
BMC (BMC Software, Inc., Houston, TX, www.bmc.com) A leading supplier of software that supports and improves the availability, performance, and recovery of applications in complex computing environments. Software's Learning Universe will feature a broad range of educational sessions that will be tailored to appeal to both technical and executive-level attendees. The 2001 conference will feature an estimated 300 technical education sessions that are designed to increase productivity, mitigate mit·i·gate
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miti·gation n. risk and increase time-to-value in customers' and partners' environments. These sessions will emphasize hands-on learning as well as peer-to-peer sharing See peer-to-peer network. of best practices and networking.
Max Watson, BMC Software's chairman, president and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. , will highlight the conference theme of building a competitive edge for companies through optimizing E-business systems management in his keynote address keynote address
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Noun 1. . "As the e-business revolution evolves, BMC Software continues to develop integrated solutions that will help our customers compete effectively in this rapidly changing global market. To support our customers and business partners, we've developed Learning Universe as a logical extension of our successful Assurance 2000 conference last year," said Watson. "Through knowledge sharing, our customers and business partners will learn how BMC Software's current initiatives can increase effectiveness and value."
It's All About Education
BMC Software's Learning Universe will explore current and future programs and solutions from BMC Software, and give hands-on access to the latest technologies. BMC Software customers and prospects from all over the world will have an opportunity interact with industry peers to share best practices while they optimize optimize - optimisation their BMC Software solutions and relationships. Technical staff from BMC Software business partners will learn how to deploy, manage and support BMC Software solutions in their own environments and in their customers' enterprises. They will also learn how to inspire their developer partners to create solutions that complement BMC Software's. In addition, there will be an opportunity for BMC Software business partners to take certification tests and administrator exams within their specialty area.
A special track of educational sessions, designed especially for business partner executives, will focus on ways to increase an enterprise's competitive advantages.
Learning Universes' focus on education will also be found in The Learning Universe Expo, a forum for BMC Software and its partners to display products and services and share information. Last year over 40 Business Partners participated including Sun Microsystems Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAVA) is an American vendor of computers, computer components, computer software, and information-technology services, founded on 24 February 1982. , IBM (International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY, www.ibm.com) The world's largest computer company. IBM's product lines include the S/390 mainframes (zSeries), AS/400 midrange business systems (iSeries), RS/6000 workstations and servers (pSeries), Intel-based servers (xSeries) , Hewlett-Packard and others.
For more information, including a conference schedule and description of classes and curriculum, or to register today, visit www.bmc.com/learninguniverse or call 800/254-1420 inside North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. , or +1 864 987 1108 outside North America.
About BMC Software
One of the world's largest independent software vendors, BMC Software delivers the most comprehensive e-business systems management software with the fastest guaranteed implementation. This Service Assurance(TM) strategy enhances the availability, performance and recoverability of companies' business-critical applications. Companies can use this management methodology to demonstrate their ability to deliver optimal service to their customers and partners by joining BMC Software OnSite(TM), a certification program that includes solution implementation and regular HealthChecks performed by BMC Software Professional Services (job) professional services - A department of a supplier providing consultancy and programming manpower for the supplier's products. .
BMC Software is a Forbes 500 company and a member of the S&P 500, with fiscal year 2000 revenues exceeding $1.7 billion. The company is headquartered in Houston, with offices worldwide. For more information please visit BMC Software's Web site at www.bmc.com, or call 800/841-2031 or 713/918-8800.
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