Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP), a
leading provider of storage and data management solutions, will be
the corporate sponsor of the 2007 Baxter Planning Systems User
Group, with senior vice president of Global Support Rusty Walther
delivering the keynote address. The three-day event will take place
October 29 through 31 in Santa Clara, CA.
Rusty Walther will join Greg Baxter of Baxter
Enterprises to welcome attendees and will then deliver the opening
address, "In Search of the Holy Grail - Productive Partnerships."
This keynote address will highlight the reasons why many technology
partnerships fail, what drives a successful partner ecosystem, ways
to maximize and leverage your supply chain, and ways to avoid the
common mistakes that so often result in high hopes but poor
The 2007 Baxter Planning Systems User Group is
presented by Baxter Planning Systems, the premier provider of
after-market parts planning solutions. The reception and dinner on
the first night will be followed by two exciting days of
networking, training, and best practice education with fellow
planning and forecasting experts. Presenters include supply chain
experts from Johnson & Johnson, Fujitsu, Carestream, Extreme
Networks, Lucent-Alcatel, and SGI.