Red Hat announces EMEA partner road tour

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Two day London event to kick off 19 September

Red Hat’s EMEA partner team is to embark on a road trip of regional events throughout the this September, announcing a two day conference in London.

The open source software company is inviting the full spectrum of resellers, SIs, distributors and business partners to attend breakout sessions and keynotes.   Speakers covering Red Hat’s software products and service portfolio, as well as subjects such as cloud computing middleware and virtualisation. Event sponsors IBM and Symantec will also be in attendance and available for meetings.

“We recognise the value to our partners of providing content, training and networking opportunities with other Red Hat stakeholders,” commented Petra Heinrich, Vice President, Partners and Alliances, EMEA.

“As we develop our business into the burgeoning markets of cloud, virtualisation and storage, it is important that our partners understand the potential in their regions.

“This road tour is therefore invaluable to our business and that of our partners.”

The conferences will kick off in Stockholm on 17 September, with the London events at the Andaz Hotel, Liverpool Street, following on 19 & 20.

The tour will then travel further afield at the following locations:

17 & 18 September 2012  Stockholm, Sweden       Tammsvik Mansion
19 & 20 September 2012  London, United Kingdom  Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel
2 & 3 October 2012 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt  Jolie Ville Golf Resort
16 & 17 October 2012 Rome, Italy             Melià Roma Aurelia Antica
18 & 19 October 2012 France, Paris           Le Club Confair
25 & 26 October 2012 Madrid, Spain           Colonial Norte
5 & 6 November 2012 Frankfurt, Germany      Radisson Blu Hotel