CA Technologies to Host 24 Hour Global IT Luminaries - 29 February 2012

Virtual Conference Will Feature Global IT Leaders Successfully Navigating the "New Normal"

MORGES, Switzerland  – CA Technologies today announced it will host Global IT Luminaries ’12, a 24-hour virtual conference on 29 February 2012 featuring IT innovators from around the world. This unique virtual conference will include interactive session that address the most pressing issues for IT organisations as they navigate the “new normal” for IT with real life case study examples and best practice sharing.

“Simply sustaining and maintaining the IT infrastructure isn’t enough anymore”, said Kirsten Cox, Vice President of EMEA Marketing for CA Technologies.  It’s time for IT to shift focus to business outcomes and deliver agile business services that spur innovation and growth. The Global IT Luminaries ’12 virtual conference will focus on IT experts sharing their experiences and advice to assist any IT organisation in developing strategies for IT innovation.”

Each session will focus on one of three tracks: improving efficiency and productivity; reducing risk by optimising and rationalising the IT environment; and driving innovation and growth through cloud adoption.

Topics include:

  • Business/IT/market challenges and drivers
  • Technology, process and people gaps
  • Goals for IT innovation and growth
  • Alignment of requirements with CIO and CEO priorities
  • Gaining critical buy-in from various business and IT stakeholders
  • Reasons why a solution was selected and its business outcome

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The Global IT Luminaries ’12 virtual conference kicks off in Asia Pacific on February 29th at 10 a.m. EDT with the EMEA sessions starting at 10 am local time and eventually concluding  in North America. During the virtual conference, attendees will be able to access a wealth of information, join webcasts and sessions, and interact with peers and solution experts online.

Some featured sessions include:

  • BSkyB: Improving IT efficiency and productivity
  • Poste Italiane: Improving its ATM network architecture
  • GIP-MDS: Improving quality of services
  • Knewon/ONI Group: Steering growth and innovation through cloud adoption
  • Saxo Bank: Reducing risk by optimising and rationalising its IT environment
  • Desynit: Reducing risk and improving efficiency through the delivery of a cloud based system.
  • Logicalis UK: Driving business innovation, by adopting cloud computing as their platform of choice for all enterprise applications
  • Danfoss: Optmising IT environments to safeguard manufacturing and distribution processes

To view the agenda and speakers, please visit

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