IBM Systems Technical University

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Have you thought about the future of your career? Technology is changing the way we work and affecting future career choices. In the era of digital transformation, IT pros must adjust to a rapidly shifting technology and business landscape. Learn to leverage disruptive technology trends like cloud and cognitive at the IBM Systems Technical University (TechU) in Atlanta. Join us for the most comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions.

You'll learn how to plan, architect, install, configure, migrate, operate and tune your IBM infrastructure for today and tomorrow. Train to stay ahead with IBM Systems TechU.

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Get the opportunity to:

  • Sharpen your expertise with hundreds of sessions led by IBM Distinguished Engineers and product experts…the A-team of the IBM Systems community
  • Experience the latest technology via demos geared to all skill levels
  • Test-drive new products from IBM and IBM Business Partners in the Solution Center
  • Expand your professional network when you connect with product developers and industry leaders
  • Learn from your peers via networking sessions and discussions on real-world IT challenges and successes

Why attend?

The agenda will include more than 700 information-packed technical sessions delivered by top IBM developers and experts.

Ensure you don't get left behind by gaining new skills to harness the power of IBM Systems technologies. Whether you are a service provider or IT manager - you need to become agile and responsive.

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Who should attend:

This conference is intended for IBM clients, IBM Business Partners and IBM employees:

  • Engineers
  • Architects
  • Administrators
  • Specialists
  • Systems Programmers
  • Network Administrators
  • IBM Business Partners
  • Other IT Professionals
  • Application Developers and Testers
  • IT Managers and Directors
  • Business and IT Consultants
  • IT Analysts
  • New users of z/OS, z/VM, Power, AIX, IBM i, and Linux

IBM TechU features skill-building sessions that are in demand and appeal to attendees who share a technical vision and curiosity. IBM TechU offers technical breakout sessions, roundtables, demos, hands-on labs, certifications, and more.


IBM Power Systems

  • IBM AIX®, IBM i and Linux on Power
  • Power Virtualization and IBM Cloud™ Solutions with IBM PowerVM®, IBM PowerVC, IBM Cloud Private, OpenStack, Nutanix
  • SAP HANA and Modern Data Platform, Oracle, Open Source Database Solutions
  • Cognitive: HPC, IBM PowerAI, Data Analytics, Hortonworks
  • Security with IBM PowerSC™
  • High Availability with IBM PowerHA®
  • Deep Dive Performance and Tuning

IBM Z and LinuxONE

  • IBM z14™ and IBM LinuxONE™ Servers
  • IBM z/OS®
  • IBM Db2®, Oracle, IBM CICS®, IBM WebSphere®, and IBM IMS
  • IBM z/VM®, CMS and Virtualization
  • Linux on IBM Z®
  • Performance, Monitoring and Capacity Planning
  • Spark, Hadoop and Machine Learning
  • DevOps and Application Development
  • Hybrid Cloud, Docker and Kubernetes
  • Pervasive Encryption and Data Protection
  • Open source applications

IBM Storage and SDI

  • IBM FlashSystem®
  • Cloud and Virtualization
  • Software-Defined Storage
  • Security and Encryption
  • Server and Storage Hardware
  • Data Protection Archive and Backup
  • Object Storage
  • Networking

Enroll today!

IBM Systems Technical University (TechU) empowers you to implement solutions for IBM Z , IBM Power Systems and IBM Storage in a cloud, cognitive and big data world.

Attendees should plan to arrive on Sunday April 28 in the morning. Registration opens at 8 AM on Sunday. The opening session on Monday starts at 9:45 AM. All sessions will be presented in English and business casual attire is appropriate for all conference sessions.

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Registration details

Client, Business Partner and IBMer rates

Type Availability Price
Early Bird Rate (Clients, Government) Expires January 13th USD 2,295
Standard Rate (Clients, Government) USD 2,495
Business Partners USD 2,495
Business Partners with PGI Voucher USD 500
IBM Employee Rate USD 2,495

Rate terms and conditions:
Rate terms and conditions: Standard tuition rate for these events is USD 2,495. Discounts cannot be combined with any other programs or discounts, including IBM Business Partner discounts. Early Bird Rates end 11:59 PM Eastern time on the date determined per event.

You will be charged the conference fees less any applicable discount. Any discount will be applied when the credit card is billed. For further details contact the registration team.

Please note that we have negotiated a special rate at the hotel for conference attendees. Securing your room reservation within the IBM block entitles you to complimentary wireless access for the duration of your stay.

Hotel accommodation and event policies

Hyatt Regency Atlanta

Hyatt Regency Atlanta
265 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

Hyatt Regency Atlanta room

IBM negotiated room type and rates:

Hyatt Regency Guest Room Rate USD 173.00 * per night

Please use the link below to secure a room.

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Atlanta at night

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Hotel Policies

Room Policies
Tax is not included.

Tax Policy
Room Rates shown do not include 1% Tourism Levy (subject to change). Total room charges presented on the website will include all room fees and taxes.

Cancel Policy
To avoid charges, conference enrollees must cancel their registration by end of day March 4, 2019. For cancellations received March 5 through March 25, 2019, registration fees will be fully refunded less a USD 200 administrative fee. Registration fees will not be refunded for cancellations received after March 25, 2019. Substitutions are permitted at any time; replaced attendees will not be subject to registration fee cancellation penalties.

To cancel your registration, please call or contact us via email. Please reference your registration confirmation number on your cancellation request.

Event cancellation & substitution policy:

To avoid charges, conference enrollees must cancel their registrations by end of day March 4, 2019. For cancellations received after March 23, 2019 registration fees will be fully charged.

Substitutions are permitted at any time; replaced attendees will not be subject to registration fee cancellation penalties.

To cancel your registration, please update your registration record by using the link received in your confirmation mail or contact us via email.

2016 Solution Center

Join us at the Solution Center:

  • Learn about new products and services
  • Explore cutting-edge demos from IBM and top vendors
  • Meet face-to-face with hundreds of potential clients and vendors
  • Assess the competition and solidify your position in the marketplace
  • Network with industry colleagues and build relationships with important decision-makers

Interested in becoming a sponsor?

Being a sponsor offers you:

  • An opportunity to generate revenue by closing existing deals and developing new opportunities with C-level executives, directors, managers and other decision makers
  • An environment for building brand awareness
  • Participation in a sponsor panel and a venue for presenting to potential customers
  • A booth in the vibrant Solution Center where attendees can learn more about your products and services
  • Options to customize your booth space or use fully turnkey packages

Sponsorship prospectus coming soon!

Quick Glance

Let the Countdown Begin! Online Registration Closes April 29th.

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