At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the innovative approaches the world’s leading companies are taking to solve today’s key challenges in data management. Whether your interests lie in the technical possibilities and challenges of new and emerging technologies or using Big Data for business intelligence, analytics, and other business strategies, Data Summit 2019 has something for you!
Immerse yourself in the major technologies and strategies for becoming a data-driven business. Data Summit also includes special events like the co-located Cognitive Computing & AI Summit as well as our special day-long programs: The Data Lake Boot Camp on Tuesday and The DataOps Boot Camp on Wednesday. Access to these co-located events is included with your Data Summit registration or may be registered for separately.
You can expect to leave Data Summit 2019 with new friends and business allies and actionable advice and strategies for moving your business forward. Please join us in Boston, MA this May for this career- and organization-changing opportunity.
Straight Talk on the Cloud License Landscape
Tuesday, May 21
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Keeping software in compliance is a more significant challenge today than ever before. Sorting through all the FUD (fear, uncertainty, doubt) and getting straight answers from the vendors on the proper way to license software in this complicated world is nearly impossible. Making matters worse is the fact that many software vendors have turned to software license audits as an easy way to generate additional revenues. This session covers current software licensing trends, important lessons learned from the real world, and the steps every organization should take now to avoid becoming a victim of a software license audit whose real purpose is to generate revenue.
Michael Corey, Co-Founder, LicenseFortress
Don Sullivan, System Engineer Database Specialist, VMWare