–Vodafone and IBM to showcase industry leading technology for businesses at CeBIT India 2014
CeBIT India, the premier international IT/ICT event organized by Hannover Milano Fairs India Pvt Ltd (HMFI), the Indian subsidiary of the Global JV Company HMG (Hannover Milano Global),today announced its partnership with IBM India and Vodafone Business Services.
The tie-up is another step forward in CeBIT’s commitment towards providing a never-seen-before platform to the Indian enterprises wherein key decision makers can experience revolutionary technology and exchange ideas with industry stalwarts from across the globe.
IBM has been associated with CeBIT for over 25 years, and is collaborating with CeBIT’s first ever edition in India. Today, the IBM Strategy stands for transformation and growth – which is based on data, cloud and engagement. IBM is creating a new future for its clients, industry and the company with its big data and analytics capabilities, it is remaking enterprise IT for the era of cloud and enabling systems of engagement for enterprises.
At CeBIT India, Vodafone Business Services will be showcasing its Ready Business, an integrated worry-free solution that allows companies to be scalable, responsive, agile, efficient, customer centric and connected. The Vodafone Ready Business is a move to empower Indian businesses to overcome unforeseen challenges and leverage future opportunities.
Commenting on the association, Mehul Lanvers-Shah, Managing Director, Hannover Fairs India Pvt Ltd. said “We are thrilled to partner with IBM and Vodafone Business Services. In this age of dynamic technology, it is imperative for businesses to stay ahead of the technology curve. We aim to bring in the best of enterprise technology under one roof and empower decision makers from a wide array of business verticals connect with an interesting potpourri of thought leaders and vendors. The Indian technology and business services industry has had a phenomenal run over the last 10 years, contributing massively to the Indian growth story. It is time to evolve, scale new technology frontiers, and CeBIT India is here to catalyze this transformation.”
“We aim to be the leading total communications solutions provider in the enterprise space. We already have the advantage of global expertise and experience and the knowledge of local markets. Being one of the World’s leading Business IT and ICT event, CeBIT will help us reach IT decision makers, enablers and opinion leaders at one fantastic platform. We believe that our participation with CeBIT will help us showcase our portfolio of services and capabilities to a new and wider audience.” Naveen Chopra, Director –Vodafone Business Services
“In today’s new era of computing, companies are re-inventing what it takes to create value for individuals and organizations. At IBM, we are calling it “Made with IBM”. It is a harvest of insights and an invitation to take this transformational journey with our company. We are inviting leaders in business, government and society, to co-create solutions — that will build a Smarter Planet. Through our association with CeBIT we aim to reach out to our constituents to enable this collaboration.” Vasanth V Kumar, Director, Marketing & Communication, IBM India / South Asia.
Rittal India will be the cluster partner for IT infrastructure at CeBIT 2014. At the show, Rittal will present its end-to-end solutions for enterprises large and small, including IT racks, power distribution and climate control systems, security solutions, software and services. At this event, Rittal will be showcasing RiMatrix S – the world’s first solution for standardised data centres. The company will also be presenting a host of new and improved products.
Other partners for CeBIT India include Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India Pvt. Ltd., Software Technology Parks of India (STPI), Sandisk, Electronic Payment & Services Pvt. Ltd., NxtGen Datacenter & Cloud Technologies Pvt. Ltd., Micronova Impex Private Limited, Technosoft Global Services Pvt Ltd., State Government of Victoria (Australia), and Tangoe Inc.
Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India Pvt. Ltd. and Schneider Electric will be the innovation conference stage partner and associate partner respectively, for CeBIT India 2014. SanDisk and Electronic Payment & Services Pvt. Ltd. will be the workshop partners. While NxtGen Datacenter & Cloud Technologies Pvt. Ltd. will be the cloud partner, Micronova Impex Private Limited, Technosoft Global Services Pvt Ltd., and Tangoe Inc. will be donor partners for CeBIT India.
The well recognized international CeBIT show is slated to be a first of its kind Business IT and ICT show in India, dedicated to boost new business in the Indian IT & ITes market and create a platform for generation of new national and international business opportunities, drive new ideas, profitability & growth in India with an exposure to the International markets. The first CeBIT India will take place in 2014 at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre, (BIEC) on Tumkur Road in Bangalore. With the aim of showcasing New Perspectives in IT Business, India’s first CeBIT will cover the key IT trends of Cloud Computing, Strategic Big Data, Enterprise Mobilily and Social Media.