SunGard Availability Services to host IGNITE 2012 Forum Focusing on Cloud, Big Data for the Enterprise

Wayne, Pa. – October 30, 2012SunGard Availability Services will host its second 2012 IGNITE Forum to engage CIOs, CTOs, and other senior business and technology leaders in discussions on strategies to enable cloud-based solutions for the enterprise.

This unique event brings together executives from financial, healthcare and pharmaceutical, and technology sectors. It is designed to foster a healthy dialogue among attendees while examining the myths and opportunities of cloud computing and big data. It takes place today at the SPUR Urban Center in San Francisco.

“We are pleased to bring together many great minds in the City by the Bay for intense, interactive discussions related to IT trends,” said Keith Tilley, Managing Director UK & Executive Vice President Europe, SunGard Availability Services. “This is a forum which offers the opportunity for creative thinking for experienced business and IT leaders in order to develop solutions to their current business challenges.”

The IGNITE event – titled “Cloud Computing for the Enterprise” – offers interactive educational sessions on cloud, big data, and other major technology trends impacting today’s enterprises. Sessions include providing a framework for cloud computing, aligning cloud solutions and business outcomes, and trends in cloud computing.

“IGNITE will help executive leaders come together to discuss the realities and business impact of cloud computing for the enterprise,” said Michael Stemmler, co-founder, Cloud Partners™. “Attendees will leave the event with a clear understanding of how their organizations can tap the cloud and big data to achieve measurable results such as reduced cost, increased revenues and improved productivity.”

The guest speakers for this IGNITE Forum are:

  • Amy Bloebaum, Vice President, American Express
  • Chris Kemp, Founder and CEO of Nebula
  • James Staten, Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, Inc.

About SunGard Availability Services
SunGard Availability Services provides disaster recovery services, managed IT services, information availability consulting services and business continuity management software. With approximately five million square feet of datacenter and operations space, SunGard Availability Services helps customers improve the resilience of their mission critical systems by designing, implementing and managing cost-effective solutions using people, process and technology to address enterprise IT availability needs. Through direct sales and channel partners, we help organizations ensure their people and customers have uninterrupted access to the information systems they need in order to do business. To learn more, visit www.sungardas.com or call 1-484-582-2000. Connect with us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

About SunGard
SunGard is one of the world’s leading software and technology services companies. SunGard has more than 17,000 employees and serves approximately 25,000 customers in more than 70 countries. SunGard provides software and processing solutions for financial services, education and the public sector. SunGard also provides disaster recovery services, managed IT services, information availability consulting services and business continuity management software. With annual revenue of about $4.5 billion, SunGard is the largest privately held software and services company and was ranked 480 on the Fortune 500 in 2011. For more information, please visit www.sungard.com.

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Energy Plus Deploys SunGard’s Enterprise Cloud Services to Provide Secure, Scalable Platform for Customer Growthhttp://www.sungardas.com/company/news-and-events/PressReleases/Pages/energy-plus-deploys-sungard-as-enterprise-cloud-services-to-provide-secure-scalable-platform-for-customer-growth.aspxEnergy Plus Deploys SunGard’s Enterprise Cloud Services to Provide Secure, Scalable Platform for Customer Growth​For most organizations, a successful cloud computing implementation requires connecting the cloud to existing computing environments. Energy Plus Holdings LLC, one of the nation’s fastest-growing energy companies, is adopting a hybrid cloud model for running production applications that utilizes both SunGard’s Enterprise Cloud Services and existing managed services the company employs from SunGard. This model allows Energy Plus to move applications to the cloud at its own pace and easily scale its infrastructure on demand with the cloud as customer growth requires.
SunGard Availability Services, Alert Logic Present Managed Web Application Firewall at the RSA Security Conferencehttp://www.sungardas.com/company/news-and-events/PressReleases/Pages/sungard-as-alert-logic-present-managed-web-application-firewall-at-the-rsa-security-conference.aspxSunGard Availability Services, Alert Logic Present Managed Web Application Firewall at the RSA Security ConferenceSunGard Availability Services, the leading provider of information availability and business continuity services, and Alert Logic, a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions for the cloud, are expanding their technology partnership to offer a new service Managed Web Application Firewall (WAF) Service. SunGard Availability Services will present its approach to comprehensive security protection and compliance in Alert Logic's booth at the RSA Security Conference in San Francisco this week (booth 2417).
SunGard Availability Services Expands Enterprise Cloud Serviceshttp://www.sungardas.com/company/news-and-events/PressReleases/Pages/sungard-availability-services-expands-enterprise-cloud-services.aspxSunGard Availability Services Expands Enterprise Cloud ServicesSunGard Availability Services today announced latest additions to its Enterprise Cloud Services portfolio. A new Managed Workflow feature further enhances the built-in resilience of SunGard’s enterprise-ready Infrastructure-as-a-Service offering by helping customers proactively reduce the risk and exposure associated with making system changes to live cloud environments. SunGard has also added a non-managed virtual machine option that customers can utilize for non-mission critical environments.
Tips for 2010 Hurricane Season Planning from SunGard Availability Serviceshttp://www.sungardas.com/company/news-and-events/PressReleases/Pages/Tipsfor2010HurricaneSeasonPlanningfromSunGardAvailabilityServices.aspxTips for 2010 Hurricane Season Planning from SunGard Availability ServicesWith the 2010 hurricane season predicted to be more active than usual, organizations that take steps in business continuity preparedness will be best equipped to mitigate the impacts a major storm can create.
Storage Replication Service from SunGard Availability Services Offered Through EMC Select Programhttp://www.sungardas.com/company/news-and-events/PressReleases/Pages/storage-replication-service-from-sungard-availability-services-offered-through-emc-select-program.aspxStorage Replication Service from SunGard Availability Services Offered Through EMC Select ProgramSunGard Availability Services’ Storage Replication Service will be available starting June 2010 through EMC® Select, a program which helps customers easily acquire components that comprise an information infrastructure.
SunGard Availability Services Addresses Five Myths About Business Continuityhttp://www.sungardas.com/company/news-and-events/PressReleases/Pages/sungard-availability-services-addresses-five-myths-about-business-continuity.aspxSunGard Availability Services Addresses Five Myths About Business ContinuityWithout a business continuity program in place, even a minor disruption to systems, facilities or other key resources can potentially halt operations, impact customers or harm the financials of an organization, according to SunGard Availability Services.
SunGard Availability Services and University of Texas at Austin Partner to Create Cloud Computing Research Centerhttp://www.sungardas.com/company/news-and-events/PressReleases/Pages/sungard-availability-services-and-university-of-texas-at-austin-partner-to-create-cloud-computing-research-center.aspxSunGard Availability Services and University of Texas at Austin Partner to Create Cloud Computing Research CenterSunGard Availability Services today announced a partnership with the University of Texas at Austin to create a Cloud Computing Research Center. Through the partnership, SunGard and UT Austin will jointly identify relevant and unsolved research problems in the cloud-computing field, pursue targeted research initiatives to solve those problems and commercialize as appropriate the resulting research.
SunGard Availability Service Expands Colocation and Managed Services Center in New York Metro Areahttp://www.sungardas.com/company/news-and-events/PressReleases/Pages/sungard-availability-service-expands-colocation-and-managed-services-center-in-new-york-metro-area.aspxSunGard Availability Service Expands Colocation and Managed Services Center in New York Metro AreaSunGard Availability Services has expanded its New York Metro area datacenter campus to meet growing customer demand for colocation and managed services. The expansion will help customers meet IT infrastructure needs without incurring the capital and operating expenses of building and running their own datacenters.
SunGard Availability Services Recognized For Creative Marketing Campaignshttp://www.sungardas.com/company/news-and-events/PressReleases/Pages/sungard-availability-services-recognized-for-creative-marketing-campaigns.aspxSunGard Availability Services Recognized For Creative Marketing Campaigns​Content2Conversation awarded SunGard Availability Services for its unique zombie-themed marketing campaign with a “Killer Content Award” Honoring the World’s Best B2B Content Marketing Programs.

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