UBM TechWeb & UBM DeusM Launch New Online Community: Enterprise Conversation

Sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent, Enterprise Conversation will explore themes focused on connectivity, performance, reliability, and flexibility of enterprise IT assets

Nov 2, 2012

NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM TechWeb and UBM DeusM announced the launch of Enterprise Conversation (www.enterpriseconversation.com), a new online community for IT decision makers looking to derive the greatest value and innovation from their technology and infrastructure investments.

Enterprise Conversation will focus on connectivity, performance, reliability, and flexibility of enterprise IT assets. Through blogs, whitepapers, live chats, message board discussions, and more, the site will cover the latest best-practices and innovative uses associated with high-speed switching and routing, unified communications, BYOD, collaborative applications, network management, wireless networking, and security, among other topics.

Scott Ferguson was named editor in chief of the new online community. He has extensive experience writing about the enterprise from more than six years at the enterprise-focused publication eWeek.

"Enterprise Conversation will examine the challenges associated with procuring, installing, and managing network infrastructure and systems and chronicle how companies derive competitive advantage from technology," said Terry Sweeney, editorial director for UBM DeusM. "Innovative companies really lean on their infrastructure, and we'll be tracking their activities closely."

The site is published by UBM TechWeb and UBM DeusM. Alcatel-Lucent is the exclusive sponsor.

Go here to access Enterprise Conversation: http://www.enterpriseconversation.com/ 

Amy Averbook
UBM DeusM Marketing Director
(917) 743-2693

About Enterprise Conversation
Launched in November 2012, Enterprise Conversation (www.enterpriseconversation.com) is an online community for CIOs, technology executives, and IT professionals looking for new ways to maximize their investments in high-speed switching and routing, unified communications, collaborative applications, network management, wireless networking, security, and other enterprise technologies. The site includes high-quality content for – and by – IT professionals, as well as members-only live chats, forums and blogs, education and training, whitepapers, and more. 

About UBM DeusM
UBM DeusM (www.deusm.com) is an integrated marketing services company owned by UBM plc, targeting the fastest growing segment of the online publishing industry: business social media. The company is led by Managing Director Stephen Saunders, Min's Marketer of the Year 2010. He and the other UBM DeusM principals have built and delivered more than two dozen successful sites and online communities over the last two years. UBM DeusM's service is based on a unique platform, called Community in a Box (CiaB), which employs a structured system of proven B2B Web publishing best-practices, combined with a breakthrough integrated multimedia publishing platform ("n-Server") to enable marketers to quickly and profitably set up specialized communities for their target customers.

About UBM TechWeb
UBM TechWeb, the global leader in technology media and professional information, enables people and organizations to harness the transformative power of technology. Through its core businesses – media solutions, marketing services, and professional information – UBM TechWeb produces the most respected and consumed brands, applications, and services in the technology market. More than 14.5 million business and technology professionals (CIOs, IT and IT support managers, Web and digital professionals, software and game developers, government decision makers, and telecom providers) actively participate in UBM TechWeb's communities. UBM TechWeb brands include: global face-to-face events such as Interop, Game Developers Conference (GDC), Web 2.0, Black Hat and VoiceCon; large-scale online networks such as InformationWeek, Light Reading, and Gamasutra; research, training, and certification services, including HDI, Pyramid Research, and InformationWeek Analytics; and market-leading magazines such as InformationWeek and Wall Street & Technology. UBM TechWeb is part of UBM Ltd., a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.

About UBM plc
UBM plc is a leading global business media company. We inform markets and bring the world's buyers and sellers together at events, online, and in print and provide them with the information they need to do business successfully. We focus on serving professional commercial communities, from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewelry traders, from farmers to pharmacists around the world. Our 6,000 staff in more than 30 countries are organized into specialist teams that serve these communities, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently. For more information, go to www.ubm.com