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2016 Archives

Aug 1, 2016
The 19th Edition of the Independent Games Showcase Returns With Over $50,000 Of Prizes, New Affiliated Award

UBM Game Network, organizers of the Game Developers Conference® (GDC) 2017, is accepting submissions for the 19th annual Independent Games Festival (IGF), the longest running festival, summit and...

Jul 14, 2016
Black Hat USA Attendees Note Industry's Significant Skills Gap & Strain on Resources - Topics to be Discussed at Upcoming Black Hat USA 2016 Conference

Black Hat, the world's leading family of information security events, today announces its second annual research report, 2016: The Rising Tide of Cybersecurity Concern, in anticipation of the...

Jul 12, 2016
Awards recognize companies and individuals that are changing the way the industry thinks about information security; Winners revealed at Black Hat USA on August 3

In anticipation of Black Hat USA 2016, Dark Reading today announces finalists for the Best of Black Hat Awards, a new program honoring the teams and individuals driving the information security...

Jul 7, 2016
Register Before July 22 & Save $300 on Briefings Pass

Today, Black Hat, the world's leading family of information security events, announces the completion of the schedule for Black Hat USA 2016 – an event equipped to provide attendees with the...

Jun 27, 2016
A Vital Forum for Senior Enterprise Executives and Managers Who Lead Analytics and Big Data Initiatives

Data has rapidly become one of the driving forces behind business. It's estimated that 2.5 quintillion bytes of data is produced each day. UBM's All Analytics (, the community...

Jun 22, 2016
Expanded focus on games, entertainment, brand experience, and innovation after sold out inaugural event at GDC

The Virtual Reality Developers Conference (VRDC), the premier event for creators of immersive VR (and AR) experiences, today announced dates and location for its second edition – its first...

Jun 16, 2016

UBM's Content Marketing Services received a Min's annual Best of the Web Award for Excellence in Content Marketing. Min's honored the very best content marketing programs and campaigns, based on...

Jun 8, 2016
Kaminsky to Cover Why this Internet Worked, How We Could Lose It, and the Role Hackers Play

Today, Black Hat, the world's leading family of information security events, announced that Dan Kaminsky, Chief Scientist for White Ops, will take the keynote stage at Black Hat USA 2016. Best...

May 19, 2016
Free full-day intensive summits to take place in New York & Chicago, June 15 & 22

Enterprise Connect, produced by UBM Americas, today announces its 2016 Summit Series, focused on leveraging and optimizing Skype for Business. This Summit Series will present crucial information...

May 11, 2016
Early Registration Ends May 27 - Register Now to Save $400 on Briefings Pass

Today, Black Hat, the world's leading family of information security events, announces the initial Briefings selected for what is expected to be one of the biggest years yet for Black Hat USA....

May 4, 2016
Awards Recognize New Technologies from Ambedded Technology, AppFormix, Cisco, CollabNet, Pluribus Networks, and VMware as Category Winners

Interop Las Vegas today honored the winners of the 2016 Best of Interop Awards during the event's 30th anniversary. In each of the award program's 10 categories of IT innovation, Interop...

May 4, 2016
Honors Winners of IT Hero, Women in Technology, Under 30, People's Choice and Editor's Choice Awards at the InformationWeek Elite 100 Conference

InformationWeek recognized outstanding individuals and organizations for leadership and excellence in business technology during the InformationWeek Elite 100 Conference awards gala. During the...

May 2, 2016
IT Executives Gather at Annual Conference to Share Best Practices on Building World-Class IT Enterprises

InformationWeek is pleased to announce the 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100. The 28th annual ranking recognizes 100 organizations that have distinguished themselves through the innovative...

Apr 25, 2016
Expo Floor to Showcase Cutting-Edge Technology Solutions Across Cloud, Security, Storage and More; Open May 4-5

Interop Las Vegas 2016, produced by UBM Americas, previews announcements from exhibitors launching new products and services at next week's event. As Interop celebrates its 30th anniversary, the...

Apr 21, 2016
DesignCon 2017 to Open Call for Proposals in Mid-May

DesignCon, the premier conference for chip, board and systems design engineers in the high-speed communications and semiconductor communities, today announced recipients of its Best Paper Awards...

Apr 7, 2016
Finalists Include Exhibitors Advancing Cloud, Mobility, Networking, Security & More

Interop Las Vegas, produced by UBM Americas, today announced 30 finalists for the 2016 Best of Interop Awards. The awards recognize the event's exhibitors that have made significant technological...

Mar 31, 2016
InteropNet Features Hands-on Demo Lab to Showcase Potential of Enterprise IoT, plus Innovative Applications & Technologies Running on Top of the Network

Interop Las Vegas 2016 announces the return of the InteropNet for its 30th year of providing connectivity to the entire event community. To showcase the potential of a network with true...

Mar 24, 2016
IT Experts from the Sacramento Kings, AARP, Google, Cisco & More to Highlight What's in Store for the Industry

Interop Las Vegas today announces a range of renowned technology leaders joining the keynote lineup for its 30th anniversary event. They'll unveil pivotal trends to expect for enterprise IT. Added...

Mar 24, 2016

Create Your Next Customer, UBM's resource for technology marketers, released the results of a new study of attendees' actions and preferences at industry events. The research reveals that...

Mar 21, 2016

UBM Game Network's 2016 Game Developers Conference (GDC), the world's largest and longest-running event serving professionals dedicated to the art and science of making games has set a record for...

Mar 17, 2016
Developer CD Projekt RED Wins Prizes for Game of the Year and Best Technology; Sam Barlow's Her Story Takes Home Most Awards, Winning for Innovation, Narrative and Best Handheld/Mobile Game

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, the mature and expansive open-world fantasy role-playing game from developer CD Projekt RED, was honored with the Game of the Year award at tonight's 16th annual Game...

Mar 16, 2016

Sam Barlow's Her Story took home the Seumas McNally Grand Prize for Best Independent Game and $30,000 at the 18th annual Independent Games Festival (IGF) Awards tonight, hosted by the 2016 Game...

Mar 14, 2016
The World's Largest Professionals-Only Game Industry Event Kicks Off 30th Edition Alongside New Virtual Reality Developers Conference Showcasing the Latest Advancements in VR and AR Tech

The 2016 Game Developers Conference® (GDC), the world's largest and longest-running event serving professionals dedicated to the art and science of making games, opens its 30th edition today at...

Mar 9, 2016
Best of Enterprise Connect Judging Panel Honors Solution for Advancing Technology within the Industry

Enterprise Connect Orlando today announced CaféX as the recipient of the 2016 Best of Enterprise Connect award for Chime, a unique video collaboration solution. Each year, the award is presented...

Mar 9, 2016
Full Security Conference Track Includes Hands-On Hacking Workshop & Two-Day Dark Reading Cyber Security Summit

One of IT's most complex and dynamic challenges, information security, will be a hot topic at Interop Las Vegas 2016. A dedicated conference track will highlight best practices to protect networks...