SAN DIEGO, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the leading data and analytics company, announced details of the Teradata PARTNERS Conference 2017 to be held October 22-26 at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California. The conference is the premiere customer-led global data and analytics event for visionaries, change agents, industry leaders, and practitioners looking to extract more value from their data.At this year's conference themed "The Edge of Next" attendees can choose from more than 200 sessions focused on creating transformational business outcomes through the Internet of Things (IoT), Data Science, Smart Cities, Connected Cars, Hybrid Cloud and Artificial Intelligence. Global Teradata customers across industries will share their experiences, such as moving to the cloud, connecting customer and market data to business strategy, illustrating how banks build credit risk models, revealing how retailers use data-driven analysis to create competitive advantage, relating how experts use 'sensor data qualification' to take charge of the Analytics of Things, and more. Hear how a North American department store is expanding worldwide through a data-driven omni-channel platform, and how the Utah Jazz use sports analytics to revolutionize fan experiences. Join two top representatives from the Cleveland Clinic as they describe the data governance, strategy and approach to providing high quality data quickly in the clinic's fast-paced environment as they optimize treatments as well as business value. Diamond and platinum event sponsors on site include Teradata ecosystem partners Alation, HPE Security-Data Security, MicroStrategy, NetApp, Protegrity, SAS, and WhereScape. Teradata partners and customers will be recognized for their achievements using data and analytics at Monday evening's annual Teradata EPIC Awards ceremony, celebrating its 10 th anniversary. On Sunday, Teradata will announce big news: future-facing product and services breakthroughs and offerings. Those who register for PARTNERS will be among the first to know.