By Mr. Shawn K. James, Senior Sales Specialist, Data Management, Northern
California, IBM Corporation
***PUB TALK: THURSDAY, JULY 26, 2001
"Data Management & IBM's Recent Purchase of Informix"
5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Open to the public. No fee.
Pub Talk begins at 6:00 p.m.
The Pub Talk will focus on how IBM views the data management space.
The presentation will include a discussion on database technologies
(OLTP and OLAP), enterprise information portals (EIP), database
tools, and the recent announcement of IBM's purchase of Informix.
Questions regarding how the acquisition favors IBM and how this
impacts its competitors, including Oracle and Microsoft, will be
addressed by Mr. James.
ABOUT SHAWN K. JAMES
Shawn K. James is the Senior Sales Specialist, Data Management,
Northern California at IBM Corporation. He is responsible for growing
IBM's data management marketshare in the global midmarket business
(GMB) sector. Prior to joining IBM, Mr. James was the Northern California
Sales Manager for Oracle in Los Angles, California.
IBM (http://www.ibm.com) strives
to lead in the creation, development, and manufacture of the industry's
most advanced information technologies, including computer systems,
software, networking systems, storage devices, and microelectronics.
IBM's worldwide network of solutions and service professionals translate
these advanced technologies into business value for its customers.
Mr. Shawn K James
Senior Sales Specialist, Data Management, Northern California,