October 28, 2011 15:02 ET

SNW Spring 2012 Call for Presentations Deadline Approaching -- November 7th

World's Largest Conference Focused on IT Infrastructure, Data Centers and Storage to Be Held April 2-5, 2012 at the Omni Dallas Hotel in Dallas, Texas

FRAMINGHAM, MA--(Marketwire - Oct 28, 2011) - SNW, produced by Computerworld and co-owned by Computerworld and the SNIA (the Storage Networking Industry Association), is seeking presentations by IT management experts covering today's most important IT topics including cloud computing, backup and archiving, data centers, data security, virtualization and storage. The deadline to submit an abstract for the SNW Spring 2012 call for presentations is Monday, November 7, 2011.

SNW case studies can be proposed in the following track areas and submitted online at by Monday, November 7:

  • Backup and Archiving
  • Big Data
  • Cloud Computing
  • Data Center
  • Data Management
  • Data Security
  • Solid State Storage
  • Storage Management
  • Storage Networking
  • Virtualization

SNW Fall 2011 featured keynotes by industry luminaries including best selling author Geoffrey Moore; Joe Eng, CIO, JetBlue Airways; Maura Hart, CIO and group vice president, Information Technology, Winn-Dixie; Tom Soderstrom, IT CTO, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory; Jay McLaughlin, CSO, Q2 Software, Charles Beard, CIO, SAIC; and AJ Lang, CIO, WellPoint.

For more information about SNW and the SNW Call for Presentations, please visit

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