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Edward Ferrara of Forrester Research to Deliver Keynote Address at MSPWorld 2013 in Orlando

February 07, 2013
Edward Ferrara of Forrester Research to Deliver Keynote Address at MSPWorld 2013 in Orlando

Presentation to Highlight Best Practices on How Customers Find, Qualify, and Manage Cloud & Managed Service Providers
Chico, CA – (Feb 7, 2013) – The (MSPAlliance) International Association of Cloud and Managed Service Providers (MSPAlliance), today announced that Principal Research Analyst for Security and Risk for Forrester Research, Edward Ferrara, will deliver the keynote address at MSPWorld, taking place in Orlando, Florida, March 21-22 2013. MSPWorld is the leading, most respected events among global cloud and managed IT services executives.
Mr. Ferrara’s session will highlight the global trends of how customers are seeking out, identifying, and managing the relationships with cloud and managed service providers.
“MSPWorld is not just about looking at the managed services and cloud computing profession from the channel’s perspective,” said Charles Weaver, CEO of MSPAlliance. “This time, we will provide member attendees with an unique perspective of their end-user customers’ selection process, so they may be better equipped to meet obligations and continue to provide the best possible solutions. As long-time analyst and world-reknowned security and services expert, Edward Ferrara is among the most qualified professions worldwide to deliver this message with absolute credibility.”
Mr. Ferrara’s presentation will also highlight several of the MSPs who have made it onto the Forrester Wave this year. In addition, Delegates will be able to pose questions to Mr. Ferrara during a special Q&A at the end of the session.
MSPWorld will offer 2 full days of educational sessions, great networking, and the ability to meet with leading technology companies from around the world. This is a must attend event for anyone who is serious about managed services or cloud computing.
To register for MSPWorld, please visit:
MSPWorld sessions and conference highlights will include:
● MSPWorld 20 in 20! Speed dating for vendors! Hear from select vendors in a short, concise manner. The best, most efficient way to evaluate the vendors of your choice!
● Service Delivery and Operations
● Big Data
● Cloud
● Marketing and Sales
● Social Media
● Legal and Regulatory
Registration is now open at
For information on sponsoring or attending MSPWorld, contact Celia Weaver at
For the past 15 years, the MSPAlliance ( has been the only unified voice for the Managed Services Industry, and the only organization that promotes the highest level of professionalism, reliability and integrity. As the world’s largest Professional Association and Accrediting Body for the Managed Services Industry, the MSPAlliance was created to meet the needs of the Managed Services Professional and to educate the end-user community on the benefits of using a Managed Service Provider.
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