Customer Conference to Focus on Turning Enterprise Information into Strategic Advantage
WATERLOO, ON, Nov. 6, 2012, 2012 (Menafn - Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) --Cisco, U.S. Department of Interior, AFLAC, Bumble Bee Foods, and Volkswagen Finance to present on their use of OpenText's Enterprise Information Management Solutions
OpenTextTM OTEX today announced the agenda for its Enterprise World 2012 customer conference, which will be held November 11-16, 2012 in Orlando, Florida. The conference, themed "Unleashing the Power of Information," will offer an interactive forum where attendees can engage with OpenText executives, partners, industry experts and peers and share insights on the latest trends and best practices for managing enterprise information -- from collaboration and the cloud to unstructured information and big data.
"This year's annual conference has a new name and a broader focus to reflect OpenText's enterprise information management (EIM) strategy designed to help customers address information challenges," stated Mark J. Barrenechea, President and CEO of OpenText. "This expanded focus will allow customers and partners to learn how our EIM offerings can help them extend the value of their information assets and drive better business outcomes for their organizations."
In the opening keynote, OpenText President and CEO, Mark J. Barrenechea will share OpenText's vision and strategy for EIM, highlighting the advantages OpenText Cloud provides in helping customers keep pace with the growing volumes of information - anytime, anywhere. Tom Jenkins, Executive Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer of OpenText, will discuss top tech trends shaping the future of information management, including mobile, social, Big Data and the Cloud. Muhi Majzoub, OpenText's Senior Vice President of Engineering, will present OpenText's strategy for delivering a comprehensive enterprise information management suite which leverages the combined power of OpenText's Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Business Process Management (BPM), Customer Experience Management (CEM), Information Exchange and Discovery solutions to help customers extract maximum value from their information.
Additional Conference Highlights:
--Customer Stories: More than 20 leading organizations and
government agencies will present on how they are using
OpenText's EIM solutions to solve their information challenges
and transform enterprise information into competitive advantage
and business value.
--Industry Experts: Connie Moore, Vice President and Principal
Analyst at Forrester Research, Barclay T. Blair, President and
Founder, ViaLumina, Laurence Hart, CIO of AIIM, and Rodney
Nelsestuen, Senior Research Director at CEB TowerGroup will
offer their insights on how organizations can manage and
optimize information for the knowledge economy.
--Multiple Tracks spanning ECM, BPM, CEM, Information Exchange
and Discovery: Over 125 technical, business and industry
breakouts, training sessions and workshops where attendees can
learn how to leverage all the components of OpenText's EIM
suite to drive value across their entire enterprise. In
response to customer demand for product-specific sessions, this
year's conference will also feature mini-tracks designed
specifically for attendees interested in OpenText's eDocs,
Learning Management Systems (LMS), Microsoft and SAP solutions.
--Enterprise Expo: Attendees will have an opportunity to meet
with more than two dozen technology, services, and solution
provider partners, including the event's Platinum sponsors
Locus Systems, SAP and Microsoft, to learn how they are
extending the value of OpenText's EIM solutions. The Enterprise
Expo will also feature live demos of OpenText's latest product
innovations and solutions, including Content Server, Web
Experience Management, Media Management, MBPM, Case360 as well
as several other OpenText products.
The conference will be a celebration of customer innovation, featuring the annual GlobalStar and Enterprise Champion Awards. The GlobalStar Enterprise Awards recognize organizations that have demonstrated innovation and success in deploying OpenText's solutions to solve their enterprise information management challenges. The Enterprise Champion Awards honor individuals who have promoted the adoption and advancement of EIM solutions within and beyond their organizations. The 2012 GlobalStar Award winners will be formally recognized on November 13 during the GlobalStar Reception and Awards Ceremony.
Attendees will also enjoy an exclusive New York City Street party off-site event at Universal Studios Florida() offering an eclectic mix of theme park thrills and charming city streets where attendees can enjoy dinner.
To register for the event, please visit: Enterprise World 2012 registration.
Get all of the Enterprise World 2012 announcements and highlights from the conference by following OpenText on Twitter @opentext and by using the hashtag #OTEW2012. Please also follow Enterprise World on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/OpenTextEnterpriseWorld.
About OpenTextOpenText provides Enterprise Information Management software that enables companies of all sizes and industries to manage, secure and leverage their unstructured business information, either in their data center or in the cloud. Over 50,000 companies already use OpenText solutions to unleash the power of their information. To learn more about OpenText OTEX, please visit: www.opentext.com.
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Copyright 2012 by Open Text Corporation. OPENTEXT, OpenText EIM, OpenText Enterprise Content Management (ECM), OpenText Business Process Management (BPM), OpenText Customer Experience Management (CEM), OpenText Information Exchange and Discovery, OpenText Cloud. OpenText eDOCS, OpenText Enterprise World and GlobalStar are trademarks or registered trademarks of Open Text Corporation in the United States of America, Canada, the European Union and/or other countries. This list of trademarks is not exhaustive. Other trademarks, registered trademarks, product names, company names, brands and service names mentioned herein are property of Open Text Corporation or other respective owners.
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