Data Center World Highlights Change, Innovation
February 3rd, 2012 By: Michael Potts
Data center association AFCOM will present its Data Center World conference March 18-22 at the Mirage Hotel and Event Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Data Center World promises to assist experienced industry professionals in both data center and facilities management increase their knowledge and insights about how IT goals and business goals can be aligned to improve operations. The conference will provide attendees with educational sessions facilitated by some of the most respected minds in the data center and facilities management fields, allowing participants to leave with not only a solid action plan, but valuable business contacts.
The conference’s keynote speaker, Vivek Kundra, formerly the United States’ Chief Information Officer and now with Salesforce.com, will discuss the challenges he faced while leading the federal government’s information technology bureaucracy at a time when cutting costs, increasing efficiency and driving innovation was of great importance. His keynote presentation will focus on the use of technology to create lasting change, tapping the creativity of people to keep innovation optimal, and confronting the tough decisions to keep your organization growing and competitive.
Data Center World will also include:
- More than 80 informative presentations
- An engaging keynote presentation
- Powerful networking opportunities and luncheon
- Expo welcome reception
- Data Center Manager of the Year Award ceremony and dinner
The presentations fall into these topical groupings:
- General Data Center Management
- Disaster Recovery/Security
- Cloud Computing
- Data Center Builds/Expansion and Design
- General Facilities Management
- Power and Cooling
Visit the Data Center World calendar page on Data Center Knowledge for more details.
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