Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 16, 2012
DATAVERSITY and Iasa Global have united to form a strategic long-term partnership and media alliance. The agreement comes in the midst of preparation for the 2012 Enterprise Data World Conference, presented by DATAVERSITY and DAMA International (held April 29th – May 3rd in Atlanta, Georgia).
The two organizations aim to assist one another in promoting their mutual mission to advance the growth and career development of IT professionals, architects and executives by providing educational programs, certification and mentoring opportunities for their members. As part of the partnership, the two organizations plan to implement a series of ongoing education activities including training, certification, discounts, promotional distributions and joint online and in person events.
DATAVERSITY and Iasa Global seek to spread awareness about upcoming data management and information architecture events and educational opportunities among their members. In doing so, the two associations aim to provide a bridge linking their respective networks.
“Iasa couldn’t be more excited about working with DATAVERSITY. With the launch of our Associate Certification and Training for information architects and the recent growth in industry adoption of information management and architecture, it is the perfect collaboration environment to help organizations and individuals in the field grow their capabilities.” said Paul Preiss, CEO of Iasa.
“Information and Data Architecture are at the heart of virtually all of DATAVERSITY’s educational programs, so our partnership with Iasa is ideally positioned to provide value to both of our communities. As new technologies like big data, the cloud and unstructured data start to take hold in larger enterprises, the role of the architect becomes ever more critical, so the timing of this partnership could not be more perfect. “ explained DATAVERSITY founder, Tony Shaw.
As part of their combined activities, the organizations will conduct a series of joint conferences regarding topics surrounding data architecture and enterprise information management. DATAVERSITY and Iasa Global will each provide details regarding the specific dates and timing of this venture as more information becomes available.
DATAVERSITY provides a centralized location for training, online webinars, certification, news and more for information technology (IT) professionals, executives and business managers worldwide. Members enjoy access to a deeper archive, leaders within the industry, knowledge base and discounts off many educational resources including webinars and data management conferences. For more information please visit: http://www.dataversity.net/, or email: info(at)dataversity(dot)net.
About Iasa Global:
Iasa Global is the premier association focused on the technology architecture profession through the advancement of best practices, education and certification. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, the association is committed to improving the quality of the IT architecture industry by developing and delivering standards, education and accredited certification programs and services. Iasa has 50 chapters and interest groups in more than 30 countries, and has a member base and readership of over 70,000 worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.iasaglobal.org , or email: contactus(at)iasahome(dot)org.