December 19, 2012

St. George Bank and GCA Technology Services Join NetIQ at BrainShare 2013

Customers and Partners Benefit from Direct Access to Experts to Maximize the Value of NetIQ Solutions in Light of Today’s Disruptive IT Trends and Challenges

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Disruptive IT trends, such as cloud, mobility, bring your own device (BYOD) and social networking, continue to pose challenges to IT teams and introduce greater complexity to the ongoing security and management of today’s computing environments, making it increasingly difficult to support dynamic enterprises in an agile manner.

No single company has all the answers to solve these challenges, which is why companies such as St. George Bank and GCA Technology Services attend BrainShare to benefit from NetIQ subject matter expertise, further maximize their investment in NetIQ products and solutions, and learn practical ways to better manage exponential IT complexity.

For over 20 years, BrainShare has been an educational standard in the IT industry and is committed to providing the best training and networking opportunities that organizations from around the globe have come to expect.

“There is intense pressure on our IT organization to help the company be more successful, more agile and more competitive – and to do that, I need to benefit from additional knowledge and expertise of my peers, NetIQ subject matter experts and partners,” commented, Raj Srinivasan, Head of Information Security Services for St. George Bank and a long-time attendee of BrainShare. “BrainShare represents a fantastic opportunity to get first-hand knowledge, feedback and best practices that can help me extend the NetIQ solutions we have, understand how to further complement those investments, and how NetIQ is enhancing these solutions to further benefit my organization.”

BrainShare affords IT professionals the opportunity to maximize their investments in NetIQ products to achieve a greater advantage over disruptive IT trends and the ever-changing IT landscape. Customers attending BrainShare greatly benefit from:

  • Keynote and solution sessions with practical guidance on how to optimize NetIQ solutions to best address the impact of cloud, mobility, BYOD and social networking.
  • Technical sessions and advanced product training to maximize the ROI of existing NetIQ investments.
  • Customer case studies and real-life experience with proven solutions to major Identity & Access Management, Security and IT Operations challenges.
  • Networking opportunities with other IT professionals to understand how today’s challenges are being addressed in peer organizations.

“BrainShare is a great meeting of the minds, where customers and subject-matter experts can engage, discuss and network,” said Jim Quasius, CEO of NetIQ partner GCA Technology Services. “We have been a long-time supporter of BrainShare.  We continue to attend and support this event because it truly helps our consultants to gain greater perspective on how NetIQ solutions can be applied and extended to address the major IT challenges our clients face. BrainShare enhances our knowledge and focuses us on how our partnership and combined solution offerings can deliver the greatest value to NetIQ customers.”

“Our singular objective of BrainShare is to connect you to resources that help you to be as successful as possible in your role and organization,” said Jay Gardner, President of NetIQ. “IT professionals want to understand best practices and solutions used to address key challenges of the day. There is no better venue, opportunity or investment you can make to leverage the extensive insight and expertise of your peers, NetIQ experts and partners to ensure your NetIQ investments work for you today and best prepare your organization for the future. I hope to see you at BrainShare!”

About BrainShare®

Taking place February 3-7, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah, BrainShare 2013 is the premier educational conference for NetIQ and Novell customers and partners. The event is tailored to IT professionals to specifically help leverage investments in NetIQ technology to address today’s most pressing IT challenges, including cloud, mobility, BYOD and social identity. For more information visit,

About NetIQ

NetIQ is a global, enterprise software company with a relentless focus on customer success. Our portfolio includes scalable, automated solutions for Identity and Access Management, Security and Data Center Management that help organizations securely manage and measure computing services across physical, virtual and cloud computing environments. For more information, contact us.

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