Avaya is a global leader in business communications systems. The company provides unified communications, contact centers, data solutions and related services directly and through its channel partners to leading businesses and organizations around the world. Enterprises of all sizes depend on Avaya for state-of-the-art communications that improve efficiency, collaboration, customer service and competitiveness. www.avaya.com
 Box provides a secure, scalable content-sharing platform that both users and IT love and adopt, including 82% of the FORTUNE 500. Box's dynamic, flexible content management solution empowers users to share and access content from anywhere, while providing IT enterprise-grade security and oversight into how content moves within their organizations. Content on Box can also be accessed through mobile applications, and extended to partner applications such as Google Apps, NetSuite and Salesforce. Box is privately-held and backed by venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz, Bessemer Venture Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Emergence Capital Partners, Meritech Capital Partners, NEA, Scale Venture Partners, and U.S. Venture Partners, and strategic investors salesforce.com and SAP.
Thought Leadership Sponsor
Motorola Mobility, Inc. (NYSE:MMI) fuses innovative technology with human insights to create    experiences that simplify, connect and enrich people's lives. Our portfolio includes converged mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets; wireless accessories; end-to-end video and data delivery; and management solutions, including set-tops and data-access devices. For more information, visit motorola.com/mobility.
Business Technology Sponsors
  Rackspace® Hosting is the service leader in cloud computing and founder of OpenStack™, an open source cloud platform. The San Antonio-based company provides Fanatical Support® to its customers, across a portfolio of IT services, including Managed Hosting and Cloud Computing. Rackspace has been recognized by Bloomberg BusinessWeek as a Top 100 Performing Technology Company and was featured on Fortune’s list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. The company was also positioned in the Leaders Quadrant by Gartner Inc. in the “2010 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service and Web Hosting.” For more information, visit www.rackspace.com.

Drawing on a global infrastructure of data centers and networks, T-Systems operates information and communication technology (ICT) systems for multinational corporations and public sector institutions. T-Systems provides integrated solutions for the networked future of business and society. The company's some 48,200 employees combine industry expertise and ICT innovations to add significant value to customers’ core business all over the world.
T-Systems generated revenue of around EUR 9.2 billion in the 2011 financial year.

Executive Connection Sponsors
  Appian is the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software. Appian's combination of simplicity and power provides everything business users need to drive transformational process improvement – on the desktop or via mobile devices. Commercial and government organizations around the globe use Appian to increase agility and collaboration, and accelerate business performance. http://www.appian.com/

Dimension Data is a specialist IT services and solutions provider that uses its technology expertise, global service delivery capability, and entrepreneurial spirit to accelerate the business ambitions of its enterprise clients. Dimension Data offers consulting, integration and managed services to create customized client solutions. Its expertise spans numerous areas of core competency, including Network Integration, Cloud Services, Security Solutions, Converged Communications, Data Center Solutions, Customer Interactive Solutions and Microsoft Solutions. Seventy-nine 79 percent of the Global Fortune 100 and 63 percent of the Global Fortune 500 are Dimension Data clients. Dimension Data is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the NTT Group. www.dimensiondata.com
Research Partner
Gold Sponsors
IDC Insights lines of business assist businesses and IT leaders, as well as the suppliers who serve them, in making more effective technology decisions by providing accurate, timely, and insightful fact-based research and consulting services. Our global research and analysis is focused on mitigating technology risks, maximizing the effectiveness of IT investments, identifying new opportunities, and bringing forth technology solutions that are aligned with the organization's business objectives. Focusing on energy, financial services, government, healthcare, manufacturing and retail industries, our research covers over 200 technology markets including cloud computing, business analysis, outsourcing, enterprise mobility, sustainability, IT governance, data center, social media and many more. www.idc.com

  China Telecom Americas is an international telecom provider of Data, IP and Voice Wholesale services for multinational enterprises operating mission critical operations and applications in China/Asia Pacific. China Telecom Americas, headquartered in the United States, provides everything from China domestic and international data circuits to IDC services, network management and systems integration and are licensed to sell domestic China telecommunication services in the Americas. www.ctamericas.com
 Delta Computer Group provides valued IT Maintenance and Managed Services since 1990. Delta manages & supports maintenance across OEM's providing cost savings and attaining support levels above industry standards. Headquartered in NY with locations throughout USA and Europe Delta has been recognized as a leader in its field.
  Labrador Technology, Inc. is an IT solutions consulting firm that helps organizations leverage technology and process to address business challenges.  Our services range from Technical Design and Project Management to Alignment of Tools and Solutions with Business Process.  Since 2000, we have operated as a vendor agnostic partner, making a difference for IT managers by being technically expert, responsive, and innovative in addressing client needs in areas such as: Data Center Design and Modernization, AV and Collaboration, Voice and Data Solutions, and documenting and maintaining National and Global Standards.
  Linium is an innovative, solutions-based IT consulting firm committed to aligning an organization’s business objectives with its IT initiatives through:  ITIL, service and asset management, financial and enterprise performance management, human resource management, education services, and commercial software implementation, including HP IT Performance Suite, and Oracle/Hyperion Financial Planning applications.
 OmniTI designs, builds and operates web infrastructures and applications for companies requiring scalable, high-performance, mission-critical solutions. Expert engineers offer end-to-end, purpose-built solutions, including strategic consulting, web design/development, database services, architecture support and managed services. OmniTI is committed to continuous innovation, enabling web businesses to move at customer speed. 
 Panzura optimizes enterprise data storage management and distribution in the cloud, making cloud storage simple and secure. Panzura’s revolutionary global cloud storage solution seamlessly combines the flexibility, performance, and productivity benefits of distributed storage with the manageability, security, and cost benefits of centralized storage, overcoming fundamental administrator vs. user and budget vs. performance conflicts. www.panzura.com 

Tailwind Associates provides IT services, solutions and products to our national customer base, which includes but is not limited to Government, City and County Agencies /Authorities, Power Systems, Health Care, Banking and School Districts with offices Schenectady, NY, New York, NY, Charlotte, NC, and Austin, TX.

 UMT is a pioneer in Project and Portfolio Management ranking in the highest tier of organizations in the space by industry analysts and customers alike. UMT has been an industry thought-leader in methodology, process design, tool implementation and Project and Portfolio Management adoption for over 20 years.
Association Partner

For more than 25 years, the Society of Information Management – New Jersey Chapter has been the premier professional organization for IT executives in the New Jersey metropolitan area. Membership includes over 275 CIOs, CTOs, CXOs, IT leaders, as well as consultants and academics from top New Jersey and New York businesses and institutions.  http://www.simnj.org/

Official Wire Service

When it comes to communication, there is no “one size fits all.” But what is common to professionals across almost any discipline – marketing, public relations, public affairs, advertising, investor relations, etc. – is the need to engage and persuade audiences and measure success. Our expertise and insight help determine the best solution for our clients, and we take a customized approach to helping our clients surpass their goals.  From Facebook to Factiva, and trade journals to Twitter, we’ll connect you to the audiences and influencers that matter most.  No matter where they are.