SAN DIEGO, CA‑‑(Marketwire ‑ Jan 17, 2012) ‑ ServiceNow, the
creators of SaaS for IT, today announced their
Knowledge12 user conference will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana on
May 13‑17, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. Knowledge12 New Orleans will build upon the
insights and training delivered at the hugely successful Knowledge11
Europe event recently held in Frankfurt, Germany this past December.
ServiceNow Knowledge conferences are the fastest‑growing IT management
user events in the world, and remain the only conferences focused
exclusively on cloud services built for enterprise IT.
will feature more than 80 breakouts, 70 hands‑on workshops and
training sessions, customer case studies and numerous keynotes packed
into a five‑day event. The conference will focus on the most relevant
SaaS for IT service management topics such as managing
the cloud, social IT,PaaS,
runbook automation, project
& portfolio management (PPM), reporting
and many more. Industry experts and individuals affiliated with
ServiceNow are encouraged to submit
a speaker proposal on the Knowledge12 website.
Frank Slootman, ServiceNow CEO, and Fred Luddy, ServiceNow's founder
and chief product officer, will set the stage for Knowledge12 New
Orleans by leading the conversation on the future of the industry in
their opening keynote presentations. Other keynotes and breakout
sessions will be delivered by IT executives from leading companies,
industry experts and ServiceNow developers.
During the event, ServiceNow will highlight more customer ingenuity
through another Knowledge Innovation of the Year award given to an
organization that has demonstrated excellence in innovation with the
ServiceNow Platform. IT professionals are encouraged to nominate
innovative ServiceNow projects through the Knowledge12 New
Knowledge12 New Orleans is expected to sell out quickly and draw
more than 2,000 attendees; pre‑conference training courses will reach
capacity earlier than usual. Register early to reserve a spot. This
event also provides an opportunity for partners to connect with the
most advanced IT organizations in the world. Sponsorship
opportunities at Knowledge12 New Orleans will be available the end
Follow Knowledge12 New Orleans news and developments through the @ServiceNow
Twitter handle, Facebook
fan page, or using the #know12 hashtag.
For a brief overview of the recently completed Knowledge11 Europe
conference, a recap can be found here: Impressions
from ServiceNow's Knowledge11.
To learn more about cloud services for ITSM and an evolved approach
to ITIL, a live, no‑registration‑required instance of ServiceNow is
always available at http://demo.servicenow.com/
ServiceNow was created to break all the old rules of enterprise IT
management software. Born in the cloud, ServiceNow makes IT immediate,
social and intuitive. From the beginning, the company set out to give
IT people powerfully simple cloud
services that just work. Today, the world's most recognizable and
innovative companies rely on SaaS from ServiceNow to transform IT.
Founded in 2004, ServiceNow was ranked the number five fastest‑growing
company in North America on Deloitte's 2011 Technology Fast 500 and is
the undisputed market share leader in SaaS for IT. For
more information, please visit http://www.service‑now.com or http://community.service‑now.com/servicenow‑commentary.