Keynote sponsors (Alphabetically sorted)
Cisco Systems, Inc. is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet. Today, networks are an essential part of business, education, government and home communications, and Cisco Internet Protocol-based (IP) networking solutions are the foundation of these networks. As market transitions evolve so do our product offerings - all to best meet customer needs. The network has truly become the platform for providing one seamless, transparent customer experience. Wonderful things happen everywhere as a result of being connected. The Internet is not simply a network of computers; it is a network of people and the network brings people together by eliminating boundaries and distances while expanding the reach of our individual efforts and passions. When people connect and collaborate, ideas and opportunities thrive. For more information visitwww.cisco.com
HP is a technology company that operates in more than 170 countries around the world. We explore how technology and services can help people and companies address their problems and challenges, and realize their possibilities, aspirations and dreams. We apply new thinking and ideas to create more simple, valuable and trusted experiences with technology, continuously improving the way our customers live and work.
EMC is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver information technology as a service (ITaaS). Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset—information—in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient waywww.EMC.com
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (NASDAQ “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.
Premier sponsors (Alphabetically sorted)
As the global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Utilities & Infrastructures, Industries & Machine Manufacturers, Non-residential Buildings, Data Centres & Networks and in Residential. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the Group’s 130,000 plus employees achieved sales of 22.4 billion euros in 2011, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy.
one-to-one sponsors (Alphabetically sorted)
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Approximately 170,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.4 trillion yen (US$47 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013.www.fujitsu.com/global/
Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704;TSE: 4704), the global cloud security leader, creates a world safe for exchanging digital information with its Internet content security and threat management solutions for businesses and consumers. A pioneer in server security with over 20 years’ experience, we deliver top-ranked client, server and cloud-based security that fits our customers’ and partners’ needs, stops new threats faster, and protects data in physical, virtualized and cloud environments. Powered by the industry-leading Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™ cloud computing security infrastructure, our products and services stop threats where they emerge – from the Internet. They are supported by 1,000+ threat intelligence experts around the globe.http://www.trendmicro.com
Webroot is bringing the power of software-as-a-service (SaaS) to Internet security with its suite of Webroot SecureAnywhere® offerings for consumers and businesses. Webroot also offers security intelligence solutions to organizations focused on cyber-security, such as Palo Alto Networks, F5, Corero, SOTI, NEC, FancyFon and others. Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Colorado, Webroot is the largest privately held security organization based in the United States. For more information, visit http://www.webroot.com or call +61 (0)2 8071 1900. Read the Webroot Threat Blog: http://blog.webroot.com. Follow Webroot on Twitter: http://twitter.com/webroot.http://www.webroot.com
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable more than 183,000 customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably. For more information, visitwww.sap.com
Eaton is a diversified power management company providing energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power. A global technology leader, Eaton acquired Cooper Industries plc in November 2012. The 2012 revenue of the combined companies was $21.8 billion on a pro forma basis. Eaton has approximately 102,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.www.eaton.com
Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a US$34 billion personal technology company – the largest PC maker worldwide and an emerging PC Plus leader – serving customers in more than 160 countries. Dedicated to exceptionally engineered PCs and mobile internet devices, Lenovo’s business is built on product innovation, a highly-efficient global supply chain and strong strategic execution. Formed by Lenovo Group’s acquisition of the former IBM Personal Computing Division, the Company develops, manufactures and markets reliable, high-quality, secure and easy-to-use technology products and services. Its product lines include legendary Think-branded commercial PCs and Idea-branded consumer PCs, as well as servers, workstations, and a family of mobile internet devices, including tablets and smart phones. Lenovo, a global Fortune 500 company, has major research centers in Yamato, Japan; Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen, China; and Raleigh, North Carolina.www.lenovo.com/sg/en/
Emerging vendors (Alphabetically sorted)
Autotask Corporation provides the world's leading hosted IT business management software to streamline and optimize business processes for technology solution providers. The software integrates a broad range of critical business systems, including customer relationship management (CRM), service desk, contracts, tech scheduling, project management, billing and reporting, and provides real-time service delivery intelligence to help users understand the factors that drive their business and their profitability.
About Barracuda Networks, Inc.
Vidyo enables natural, affordable and universal video communications over non-dedicated networks, including the Internet, wifi, 3G and 4G networks at a fraction of the cost of alternatives. Vidyo’s architecture dynamically optimizes video quality to the network and to the capabilities of individual endpoints in order to deliver telepresence-quality experiences for each participant, whatever the device that they are using: PC, Mac, smartphone, tablet, room system or immersive telepresence system with up to 9 screens. Vidyo has dramatically changed the business model for telepresence-quality, multiparty video communications from one that’s dependent on expensive hardware and high QoS networks, to a highly flexible, scalable, affordable and easy-to-use software solution.www.vidyo.com/
Distributor partners (Alphabetically sorted)
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners' success by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of more than 100,000 customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended July 2, 2011, Avnet generated revenue of $26.5 billion.www.atsapac.avnet.com
The largest technology distributor in the world with extensive operations across 5 continents and sales worth approximately USD 35 billion in 2011, Ingram Micro has the best pan Asia Pacific coverage amongst competing global distributors present in the region. With subsidiary operations in 10 countries (Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Hong Kong, China, India and Sri Lanka) and Sales & Liaison offices in 3 more (Philippines, Vietnam and Bangladesh), the company has market leadership position in most markets that it operates in and a long history of a broad-based two-tier channel model. A vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for more than 200 vendors and 40000 active reseller partners through unique marketing programs, state-of-the-art logistics services, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company has a seasoned management team and has evolved as a natural choice for both vendors and resellers for new product launches, go-to-market motions, geographic expansions, channel programs and execution of any other forward-looking market experimentation.
Express Data is Australia and New Zealand’s leading ICT distributor.
Redington provides end-to-end supply chain solutions for global brands in IT and Non-IT verticals in emerging markets and makes value offerings in all segments of the business line. As a group, Redington is present in India, the sub-continent including Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Maldives (operating out of Singapore), Middle East, Turkey, Africa and CIS countries. With a large distribution network and a market penetration of more than 23 countries, the Company is amongst the largest, supply chain solution providers to over 120 leading manufacturers of Information Technology, Telecom, Lifestyle and Consumer Electronics Products, worldwide. The Company also provides warranty and post warranty services. Supported by a wide and well-connected distribution network of more than 32,000 channel partners, team of trained and talented workforce and Automated Distribution Centres, Redington has drawn up plans to take its place amongst the key world class, supply chain solution providers.www.redingtonindia.com
SiS Distribution (Thailand) Public Company Limited is a Thailand distributor for IT products, computer hardware, software, peripherals, smart phones and networking products.
Synnex (Greater China) is one of business entities of Synnex Group. Synnex Group ranks third worldwide and first in APAC among distributors of IT products. Now it covers 53 regions in Greater China, including Hong Kong and Macau, with over 24,000 customers in 1,500 cities.
Westcon Group Pte Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Westcon Group, Inc., a leading specialty distributor in networking, security, mobility and convergence for leading technology vendors, including Cisco, Avaya and Juniper Networks. Through its Comstor and Westcon Convergence business practices, Westcon Group sells products and services to resellers, systems integrators and service providers in ASEAN region. With headquarters in Singapore and more than 100 employees – as well as coverage across Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. These operations are squarely focused on extending the company’s leadership network technology distribution, enhancing visibility across data center vendors and resellers, and accelerating growth of its unified communications business practice.
ECS is a leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) products and services provider that was established in 1985 and listed on the SGX Mainboard in 2001.