Power Systems technology briefings

Event overview

Optimization and Innovation to Put Data to Work Across the Enterprise

The rise of big data, analytics and clouds isn't simply remaking computing, creating explosive growth of compute intensive workloads; it is remaking businesses. IT executives can’t afford the trap of yesterday’s model. They need new ways to evolve their infrastructure and transform their companies into new cost-effective digital businesses.

IBM Power Systems with POWER8 design and solutions are disrupting the traditional IT model by providing the next wave of open innovation solutions. With proven performance designed for big workloads, POWER8 solutions deliver rapid response to all workload demands and enable consistently high service levels across hundreds of virtual workloads at a lower price compared to x86 solutions.

Event highlights

Attend this briefing to learn how POWER8 solutions reveal Big Data insights faster, offer superior cloud economics, and are delivering on the open innovation thru OpenPOWER.

Designed for Big Data
Superior cloud economics
Open innovation platform


This half-day briefing will discuss how IBM Software and Power Systems are better equipped to solve issues facing today’s businesses.

Through the results of our lab-based, hands-on research, presented by experienced IBM engineers, attendees will discover how Power Systems address real world problems and provide greater value than other alternatives in the marketplace. Live demonstrations are included.

Duration Solution topics
40 minutes POWER8: disrupting the status quo
40 minutes POWER8: Open, collaborative and Innovative
20 minutes Break
40 minutes Deliver insights faster with POWER8 solutions
30 minutes POWER8 assures superior Cloud economics
25 minutes Enterprise servers support mission-critical demands
15 minutes Summary and action
2016 Technology briefings

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Date Location
10 February Riga, Latvia
16 February Dallas, Texas, USA
19 April Atlanta, Georgia, USA
03 May Washington, D.C., USA
05 May Nashville, Tennessee, USA
17 May Phoenix, Arizona, USA
18 May Orlando, Florida, USA
19 May Austin, Texas, USA
26 July Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
28 July Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
02 August Chicago, Illinois, USA
15 September Vilnius, Lithuania *
11 October Hanoi, Vietnam *
13 October Manila, Philippines *
 * Joint event with IBM Storage focused on Big Data & Analytics

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