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Informatica is the world’s No. 1 provider of data management solutions, in the cloud, on-premise or in a hybrid environment. More than 7,000 organizations around the world turn to Informatica for data solutions that power their businesses.

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OutSystems is the number one platform for low-code rapid application development. Thousands of customers worldwide trust OutSystems as only solution that combines the power of low-code development with advanced mobile capabilities, enabling visual development of entire application portfolios that easily integrate with existing systems.
Splunk Inc. is the market-leading platform that powers Operational Intelligence. We pioneer innovative, disruptive solutions that make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. More than 11,000 customers in over 110 countries use Splunk software and cloud services to make business, government and education more efficient, secure and profitable. Join hundreds of thousands of passionate users by trying Splunk solutions for free: http://www.splunk.com/free-trials.

Tempered Networks is pioneering Identity-Defined Networking (IDN) and driving a new identity-based networking paradigm. Now, all networks, applications, and IoT devices can be cloaked, secured, micro-segmented, and mobile. IDN provides a simpler, faster and more flexible secure networking fabric to protect and network all connected things like never before. 

It’s amazing the things technology can do. When enterprises take advantage of technology, they don’t just drive business; they change the world. We work behind the scenes to help organizations large and small get all they can from technology. You may know Verizon only as the company making your smartphone work. But we’re also the company helping 99% of the Fortune 1000 work.

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For nearly 30 years, Eliassen Group has been identifying and representing the best talent available. Our Agile Practice has helped clients accelerate their agile adoption through scalable agile transformation, while our Creative Services is comprised of talented creatives who offer innovative marketing and design solutions within the evolving business world
InterOptic helps companies meet increasing bandwidth, complexity and interoperability demands in their IT environments. Leveraging decades of optical expertise, the company offers data interconnect solutions for today's most complex, mission-critical networks. InterOptic’s brand-equivalent products are installed on seven continents and deployed in the world's largest networks.
Founded in 1978, Quantitative Software Management Inc. offers the SLIM (Software Lifecycle Management) Suite of Tools, which is used for estimating, tracking, and benchmarking software and systems projects. QSM also offers consulting services delivered by seasoned industry veterans.
UVA’s M.S. in the Management of Information Technology is a recognized leader in the development of strategically-oriented, top-tier IT business professionals. Offered in Northern Virginia or Charlottesville, M.S. in MIT is a one-year, executive format, Master’s degree program that positions graduates to deliver hard-hitting business value through innovative IT management.
Varonis is an innovative data security platform that specializes in creating software to manage, analyze and secure enterprise data. Varonis analyzes the behavior of the people and machines that access enterprise data, discovers and protects sensitive data, alerts on misbehavior and enforces a least privilege model.
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International Data Corporation (IDC) is the most experienced and trusted IT advisory firm in the market.  Our global team of 1,100 analysts assist businesses around the world in digitally transforming their organizations.  Our IT advisory services not only advise on the technologies underpinning digital transformation (e.g. cloud, analytics, IoT, mobility, 3D printing), but also on effectively leading Digital Transformation initiatives across both IT and the line of business.  For over 50 years, IDC has provided strategic insights to help clients achieve their key business objectives. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG, the world’s leading technology media, research, and events company.