IBM Systems Technical University

10 – 12 September | JHB, S.A,
Hyatt Regency Johannesburg

Registration coming soon!

Early Bird Saver Rate: ZAR 30 412.8 (excl. local VAT)

Available through August 1, 2019

Join us

Grow your skills with in-depth pure technical training at the IBM Systems Technical University in Johannesburg, S.A. Learn how you can harness the power of IBM Systems solutions to help turn your IT challenges into successes.


Get the opportunity to:

Sharpen your expertise with sessions led by IBM product and industry experts

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 NA 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.


Who should attend:

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

  • Data Center Managers
  • Technical Support Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Systems & Application Programmers
  • IT Architects
  • Hardware Planners & Capacity Planners
  • Performance Analysts
  • IT Executives & Business Managers
  • IBM Business Partners
  • Other IT Professionals

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, and more.


Topics:

IBM Power Systems

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

IBM STORAGE & SDI

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

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

Hotel accommodation and event policies:

Hyatt Regency Johannesburg

Hyatt Regency Johannesburg
191 Oxford Road, Rosebank
Johannesburg, 2132
South Africa

Hyatt Regency Johannesburg  room

IBM negotiated room type and rates:

Single: ZAR 2,500 per night
Double Room: ZAR 2,850 per night

Please use the link below to secure a room.

Hyatt Regency Johannesburg lounge

Venue photos are owned by the designated property and are only representative of what you may see at the event.


Event cancellation & substitution policy:

48 hours Prior To Check-in to Avoid One Night Fee

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.

Enroll today!

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

Attendees should plan to arrive on Tuesday September 10 in the morning. Registration opens at 8:00 on Tuesday. The opening session on Tuesday starts at 09:45. All sessions will be presented in English and business casual attire is appropriate for all conference sessions.


Registration details

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Client, Business Partner, and IBMers rates

Type Availability Price
Early Bird Rate (Clients) Available through August 1 ZAR 30 412.8
Standard Rate (Clients) Beginning through August 2 ZAR 34 560
Standard Rate (Business Partners) Available through September 8 ZAR 29 376
IBM employee rate Available through September 8 ZAR 29 376


Rate terms and conditions:

All rates shown are excluding local VAT.

Rate terms and conditions: Standard tuition rate for this event is ZAR 34 560. Discounts cannot be combined with any other programs or discounts, including IBM Business Partner discounts. Early Bird Rates end 11:59PM on the date determined per event.

You will be charged the conference fees less any applicable discount.

For further details contact the conference team.

Hotel and Event Policies:
Please note that you are responsible for booking your hotel and that your hotel reservation is not part of your conference registration. Hotel cancellations and replacements must be made directly at the hotel or via your travel agency.

We have negotiated a special rate at the hotel for conference attendees. Securing your room reservation within the IBM block includes breakfast and complimentary wireless access for the duration of your stay. Room availability in the IBM block is guaranteed until NA, 2019.

2019 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

Venue photos are owned by the designated property and are only representative of what you may see at the event.

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