IBM InterConnect 2016

  • February 21, 2016 to February 25, 2016
  • MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Booth number 566


Capgemini will be a Gold Plus Sponsor for the second time in a row at IBM InterConnect 2016, the premier Cloud & Mobile Conference hosted by IBM, to be held in 2 hotels, the MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas from February 21- 25, 2016. IBM combines its legacy Pulse, Impact, and Innovate conferences into one large conference to focus on Cloud, Service Management, Security, Mobile, DevOps, Internet of Things and Application Infrastructure. More than 24,000 attendees are expected at the inauguration of what will now be IBM’s most comprehensive software event of the year.


Meet our experts at booth 566 for demos, videos and discussions on Cloud Choice, IoT and Business Process Management. And don’t miss our speaking sessions:

DTA-2552 | PostNord and Capgemini Provide Innovative Logistics Solutions for SMB Customers with IBM Bluemix

Date/Time: Tue, 23-Feb, 01:15 PM-02:15 PM
Location: Mandalay Bay SOUTH | Mandalay Ballroom L
Speakers: Kenneth Verlage, PostNord
Greger Wikstrand, Capgemini
Description: PostNord wanted to rapidly update its customer-facing, self-service systems to help SMB customers’ ship orders outside of Sweden. It needed to provide information about various taxes, duties, and shipping regulations, while also adapting its website to cope with international demand. In partnership with Capgemini, PostNord went through solution ideation, prototyping and testing in just three weeks. This, in turn, helped PostNord rapidly enhance its service offering and customer experience into the eCommerce import and export market. It allowed PostNord to help its customers help their customers. Come hear about the solutions implemented, success factors and benefits achieved.
Register here.

Leveraging Bluemix at PostNord

SIA-4113 | Designing a Security Operations Center: Best Practices from Sogeti, Deloitte and Seculert

Date/Time: Tuesday, 23 February 4:00 - 5:00 PM

  • Vincent Laurens, Sogeti
  • Randy Parrow, Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Mark Walborn, IBM
  • Richard Greene, Seculert

Description: This panel session will cover security best practices in the Security Operations Center (SOC) and will feature speakers from IBM Business Partners Sogeti, Deloitte and Seculert.
Register here.


NON-1126 : Capgemini Gives a Managed Service Perspective on Lifecycle Management with BigFix

Session Type: Breakout Session
Date/Time: Tue, 23-Feb, 04:00 PM-05:00 PM
Venue: Mandalay Bay SOUTH
Room: Mandalay Ballroom B
Presenter: James Murphy, IBM; Brad Fisher, IBM

  • James Murphy, IBM
  • Sanjay Sharma, Capgemini
  • Brad Fisher, IBM

Description: Keep your data centers secure! Join this joint Capgemini/IBM session to see how IBM BigFix has helped to reduce operational costs, consolidate IT tooling and deliver competitive business value. This session will provide an overview of the global BigFix deployment at Capgemini as part of a managed service. Attendees will gain insight into how Capgemini has adopted BigFix globally, as well as the business drivers, challenges and future plans.
Register here.


DTA-7402: Continuous Delivery: Accelerating Business with Fast IT at Cisco in Partnership with Capgemini

Program: Core Curriculum
Topic: DevOps
Sub-topic: Transforming Application Delivery
Date/Time: February 24,  5:15 pm – 5:35 pm
Venue: IBM booth #765, DevOps zone theatre (engagement center).
  • Naran Patel, Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Manjula Janaswamy, Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Madhusudhan Holenarsipura Ramachandra, Capgemini US LLC
  • Soumen  Saha, Capgemini US LLC
Description: Learn how Cisco IT transforms its development processes (for both ERP and non-ERP applications) to improve quality, accelerate speed of delivery and drive cost optimizations through automation. For insights into the process, culture, and technology transformations, hear directly from members of Cisco IT, Capgemini and IBM on how the vision was laid out and the execution framework defined. Gain insights into how the IBM UrbanCode products helped speed up deployment by 27 times, and reduce manual steps by 82%.


IDA-5580 | "Risk Management Services for Watson IoT and Security Analytics Applied to Industrial Systems"

Session Type: Sogeti Speaker Session around Watson Internet of Things
Date/Time: Thursday, 25 February, 9:30 - 10:15 AM
Speakers: Tim Hahn, IBM
Didier Appell, Sogeti
Description: You've heard about IBM Watson IoT. Now learn more details about risk management services in the IBM Watson IoT and, more importantly, which services are applicable to your business. In this session, we'll discuss how to determine which security capabilities are appropriate for the business applications using connected devices that you are creating. We will also discuss an example of using IBM QRadar, coupled with additional technology put together by Sogeti, for monitoring and analyzing security related events in industrial systems.
Register here.


CBA-5045: Transforming IT End-of-Life Strategies to Generate New Cloud Investment Funds

Program: Core Curriculum
Topic: Hybrid Cloud
Sub-topic: Cloud Business Applications
  • Jens Teichelmann, IBM
  • Fabio Gennari, CapGemini
Description: As businesses and organizations build their XaaS environments, three important considerations to address around infrastructure equipment that is no longer needed are 1) Recycling strategy; 2) Data security; and 3) Equipment removal. IBM's Buyback and Recovery Services are uniquely positioned to provide an environmentally responsible end-of-life management structure for the disposal of IT equipment with offerings that include data destruction, disposal and reverse logistics. IBM provides these services in 50 countries across all regions. Join this discussion about how to find hidden money in your IT enterprise that can help you fund your organization’s cloud growth strategy as you transform.

Visit Capgemini at booth 566 on the expo floor where we will be highlighting our Cloud Choice, IOT, and BPM offerings and providing demos. You can also contact specific experts directly via the links below. See you in Vegas!

Meet our experts