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Founded in 2005, Box (NYSE: BOX) is transforming the way people and organizations work, so they can achieve their greatest ambitions. As the world's leading enterprise software platform for content collaboration, Box helps business of all sizes - in every industry - securely access and manage their critical information in the cloud. Headquartered in Redwood City, CA, Box has offices across the United States, Europe and Asia. To learn more about Box, visit www.box.com.
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Dell EMC, a part of Dell Technologies, enables organizations to modernize, automate and transform their data center using industry-leading converged infrastructure, servers, storage and data protection technologies. This provides a trusted foundation for businesses to transform IT, through the creation of a hybrid cloud, and transform their business through the creation of cloud-native applications and big data solutions. Dell EMC services customers across 180 countries — including 98 percent of the Fortune 500 — with the industry’s most comprehensive and innovative portfolio from edge to core to cloud.
Learn more at www.DellEMC.com
The era of big data and analytics has arrived, and with it a new leader is emerging—the Chief Data Officer, or CDO. As the reliance on real-time, trusted data grows, high performing organizations realize the need for an executive business leader to accelerate innovation and transformation. IBM is helping clients realize the full potential of big data and analytics by providing them with the expertise, solutions and capabilities needed to infuse intelligence into virtually every business decision and process; empower more-immediate and certain action by capitalizing on the many forms of data and insights that exist; and develop a culture of trust and confidence through a proactive approach to security, governance and compliance. IBM Big Data & Analytics offers one of the world’s deepest and broadest portfolios of technologies and solutions that empower better decisions and deliver new value to businesses, governments and individuals.With IBM Cognos Analytics everyone can have user-friendly analytics at their fingertips. Powered by cognitive capabilities, data analysis and visualization, dashboards and reports make it possible to answer questions, discover new insights and bring more ideas to fruition all across your organization.
Learn more at ibm.biz/chiefdataofficer
Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides a secure, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers enterprise, government and startup businesses in 190 countries. With AWS, enterprises can take advantage of Amazon's expertise and economies of scale to access resources when their business needs them, delivering results faster and at a lower cost. Hundreds of thousands of customers including Dow Jones, Pfizer, Nokia, Unilever, Pinterest, and Netflix rely on AWS for their infrastructure needs, from running existing enterprise applications to building new applications in the cloud.
Learn more at aws.amazon.com
Your enterprise needs to move faster, but lack of process and legacy tools hold you back. Every day, thousands of customer requests, IT incidents, and HR cases follow their own paths—moving back and forth between people, machines, and departments. Unstructured. Undocumented. Unimproved for years. With the ServiceNow System of ActionTM you can replace these unstructured work patterns of the past with intelligent workflows of the future. Now every employee, customer, and machine can make requests on a single cloud platform. Every department working on these requests can assign and prioritize, collaborate, get down to root cause issues, gain real-time insights, and drive to action. Your employees are energized, your service levels improve, and you realize game-changing economics. Work at LightspeedTM.
Learn more at www.servicenow.com
Sprint Business provides a range of simple, flexible services that help workforces to collaborate, mobilize and accelerate. As work changes, the winners will be the businesses that remove obstacles to best empower their employees to drive business success. Our solutions are designed specifically to help our customers' people work better together, be more engaged and enjoy their jobs more.
Learn more at www.sprint.com/business
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, consulting and business solutions organization that delivers real results to global business, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT and IT-enabled, infrastructure, engineering and assurance services. This is delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model, recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development. A part of the Tata Group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has a global footprint and is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange in India.
Learn more at www.tcs.com
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with more than 358,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$31.0 billion for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2015.
Learn more at www.accenture.com
Allied Digital Services LLC, a subsidiary of Allied Digital Services Ltd., is a well renowned global leader in IT Transformation, with an impeccable track record for designing, developing, deploying and delivering end-to-end IT Infrastructure services. With over two decades of proven experience, Allied Digital delivers cutting-edge IT services and solutions to a wide range of industries spanning 35 countries across 5 continents.
Learn more at www.allieddigital.net/us/
The AppDynamics Application Intelligence Platform is an essential pillar for digital transformation, giving enterprises the ability to proactively monitor, manage, analyze, and optimize the most complex software environments in real time, in production. With the AppDynamics solution, enterprises can continuously ensure an ideal user experience, quickly resolve application issues, and manage application performance for maximum business impact. Deployed on-premises, in the cloud, or as a hybrid, the Application Intelligence Platform enables today’s digitally driven enterprises to more effectively compete and win in their markets, realize higher customer satisfaction, increase revenue, and lower costs. Combining next-generation application performance management and powerful analytics, the AppDynamics Application Intelligence Platform is the foundation for success in the digital marketplace.
Learn more at www.appdynamics.com
Apptio (NASDAQ: APTI) is the CIO's business management system. We build advanced data and analytics applications that help IT leaders make informed decisions about their technology investments, capitalize on the cloud transformation and drive innovation within their organizations. We call it Technology Business Management. Our applications help companies align technology spending to business outcomes and automate IT processes like cost transparency, benchmarking, charge-back and planning. Hundreds of customers, including more than 40 percent of the Fortune 100, use Apptio as their business system of record for IT.
Learn more at www.apptio.com
Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide and approximately 255,800 employees as of September 30, 2016, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at www.cognizant.com or follow us on Twitter: Cognizant.
Learn more at www.cognizant.com
Lenovo is a $46 billion global Fortune 500 company and a leader in providing innovative consumer, commercial, and enterprise technology. Lenovo enterprise systems deliver industry leading performance, reliability and security in virtualized and cloud environments for analytics, database, virtual desktop, infrastructure, and web workloads along with simplified and extensible systems management tools so you can manage your infrastructure on your own terms. Consistently ranked #1 in reliability and customer satisfaction, the Lenovo enterprise server, storage and networking portfolio provides the hardware for businesses that never stand still. Join us on LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter (@Lenovox86Server) or visit us at www.lenovo.com
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Lucid Software is a leading provider of cloud-based visual productivity applications. Lucidchart, a diagramming application, and Lucidpress, a design solution, are utilized in over 175 countries by more than 10 million users, including Comcast, NASA, Netflix, Target and Xerox. Since the Utah-based company’s founding in 2010, Lucid Software has grown in revenue by over 100 percent each year and has received numerous awards for its business and workplace culture. For more information about Lucid Software, visit lucidchart.com.
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MapR enables our customers to transform themselves using the power of data to create extraordinary business advantage and become more agile, grow faster, while reducing IT spend. We provide the industry’s only converged data platform that uniquely allows applying analytical insights to operational processes in real time. This enables our customers to create new offerings faster, and respond faster to competitive market pressures.
Learn more at www.mapr.com
At Microsoft, we're motivated and inspired every day by how our customers use our software to find creative solutions to business problems, develop breakthrough ideas, and stay connected to what's most important to them. We run our business in much the same way, and believe our eight business divisions offer the greatest potential to serve our customers. They are: Windows & Windows Live Division , Server and Tools, Online Services Division , Microsoft Business Solutions, Microsoft Office, Skype, Windows Phone and the Interactive Entertainment Business. We are committed long term to the mission of helping our customers realize their full potential. Just as we constantly update and improve our products, we want to continually evolve our company to be in the best position to accelerate new technologies as they emerge and to better serve our customers.
Learn more at www.microsoft.com
A preferred advisor to leading Fortune 500 brands, Nisum is a global business+technology consulting firm that enables digital transformation for industry-leading brands. Founded and headquartered in California since 2000, Nisum has grown alongside clients by focusing on their motto - Building Success Together™.
At the intersection of business and technology, Nisum has everything you need to grow your organization - from Strategic IT Planning, Change Management, and Agile Enablement to Application Development, Test Automation and DevOps. They specialize in building Adaptable Back-End systems such as Order Management, Inventory and eCommerce. Thereby, facilitating holistic omnichannel success for clients.
Learn more at www.nisum.com
Nutanix makes infrastructure invisible, elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. The Nutanix enterprise cloud platform delivers the agility, pay-as-you-grow economics and operational simplicity of the public cloud, without sacrificing the predictability, security and control of on-premises infrastructure. Nutanix solutions leverage web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge compute, virtualization and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution that delivers any application at any scale.
Learn more at www.nutanix.com
OneLogin is the innovator in enterprise identity management and provides the industry’s most comprehensive solution for managing user identities in the cloud and behind the firewall. OneLogin’s cloud identity platform comes complete with secure single sign-on for web, mobile and iPad, federated search, user provisioning with entitlements, deep directory integration with real-time user sync, out-of-band multi-factor authentication, VPN integration and compliance reporting. OneLogin comes pre-integrated with more applications, authentication methods, directories, VPNs and SAML tools, so you can get up and running in minutes with no professional services required. IT regains control over web application access, LOB owners quickly on- and off-board team members, and end-users enjoy easy access to all their apps. OneLogin has over 700 enterprise customers in 35 countries across the globe.
Learn more at www.onelogin.com
Puppet is driving the movement to a world of unconstrained software change. Its revolutionary platform is the industry standard for automating the delivery and operation of the software that powers everything around us. More than 33,000 companies — including more than two thirds of the Fortune 100 — use Puppet’s open source and commercial solutions to adopt DevOps practices, achieve situational awareness and drive software change with confidence. Based in Portland, Oregon, Puppet is a privately held company with more than 400 employees around the world.
Learn more at www.puppet.com
PwC’s Strategy& is a global team of practical strategists, committed to helping you seize essential advantage by working alongside you to solve your toughest problems, and capture your greatest opportunities.
This means helping you undertake complicated, risky change. Our heritage of working on clients’ toughest problems, combined with the breadth and depth of the PwC network, means that we deliver speed, certainty, and impact.
Strategy& was formed on March 31, 2014, when Booz & Company combined with PwC to create a new kind of consulting business.
Learn more at www.strategyand.pwc.com/
Softtek is a global provider of process-driven IT solutions with more than 30 offices in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. With 15 Global Delivery Centers in the US, Mexico, China, Brazil, Argentina, Spain and India, Softtek helps improve time-to-business-solution, lower costs of existing applications, deliver better engineered and tested applications, and produce predictable outcomes for top-tier corporations in over 20 countries. Through on-site, on-shore and its trademarked Global Nearshore™ service delivery models, Softtek teams with CIOs to constantly increase the business value of IT. Softtek is the creator and a leader of the nearshore industry.
Learn more at www.softtek.com
Stefanini is a global IT services company with over 85 offices in 34 countries across the Americas, Europe, Africa, Australia and Asia. Since 1987, Stefanini has been providing offshore, onshore and nearshore IT services, including application managed services and project-based support, IT infrastructure outsourcing (help desk support and desktop managed services) and strategic IT staffing solutions to enterprises around the world.
Stefanini maintains a strong presence in industries such as financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications, chemical, services, technology, public sector and utilities. The corporate global headquarters is located in Sao Paulo, Brazil with European headquarters in Brussels and North American headquarters in metropolitan Detroit.
Learn more at stefanini.com
Tableau helps people transform data into actionable insights. Explore with limitless visual analytics. Build dashboards and perform ad hoc analyses in just a few clicks. Share your work with anyone and make an impact on your business. From global enterprises to early-stage startups and small businesses, people everywhere use Tableau to see and understand their data.
Learn more at www.tableau.com
Turbonomic delivers an autonomic platform where virtual and cloud environments self-manage in real-time to assure application performance. Turbonomic’s patented decision engine dynamically analyzes application demand and allocates shared resources to maintain a continuous state of application health.
Launched in 2010, Turbonomic is one of the fastest growing technology companies in the virtualization and cloud space. Turbonomic’s autonomic platform is trusted by thousands of enterprises to accelerate their adoption of virtual, cloud, and container deployments for all mission critical applications.
Learn more at turbonomic.com/
The Windsor Group provides our clients with the absolute highest return on engagement of any sourcing advisor in the marketplace today. We collaborate with IT executives to evaluate and implement solutions to transform their IT service delivery model. WG invests resources to assess and profile our client’s unique business and technical requirements. Our Managing Directors will work with you, your management team and industry leading service providers to help design optimal, highly customized solutions. Our focus is on developing a strong financial baseline and leveraging existing technology investments so you can make transformative decisions with confidence. WG identifies opportunities that drive results within your budget cycles, increasing your agility to respond to business demands.
Learn more at www.windzr.com
World Wide Technology (WWT) is a leading technology integrator. Through our culture of innovation, we inspire, build and deliver business results, from idea to outcome. We collaborate with our customers to solve business problems using technology, from application development to infrastructure design. Using our technology centers, customers are able to evaluate, test, develop and integrate technology, all on a global scale. The world’s largest organizations in the public sector, service provider and commercial enterprise markets turn to us for solutions to grow revenue, increase productivity, retain customers, control costs and mitigate risk.
Learn more at www.wwt.com
Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, group messaging, and a software-defined conference room solution into one easy-to-use platform. Our solution offers the best video, audio, and wireless screen-sharing experience across Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, Blackberry, Zoom Rooms, and H.323/SIP room systems. Founded in 2011, Zoom's mission is to develop a people-centric cloud service that transforms the real-time collaboration experience and improves the quality and effectiveness of communications forever.
Learn more at zoom.us/