Data Center World 2023
Data Center World delivers expert strategy and insight on the technologies and concepts you need to know to plan, manage, and optimize your data center. Data Center World educational conference programming is focused on the rapidly advancing data center technologies. Click on session titles for full session descriptions. All times noted are in CST (Austin, Texas time zone).
Destination Migration Expectation
Rick Thissen (Founder, Itascapoint Inc.)
Patrick Flaherty (Cloud Architect, Itascapoint Inc.)
Bill Doty (I.T. Group Manager - Data Center Services, CH Robinson)
Pass Type: All Access, Industry Conference, Standard, AFCOM Vendor Member
Track: Colocation, Hyperscale and Cloud Innovation
Session Type: Session
Vault Recording: TBD
Audience Level: All
A Change is coming to your Data Center! You've been given the direction to migrate.
What does this mean?
Do you even need a data center?
Are you prepared, and what are the steps? What are the Risks?
Find your success in the (long-term) planning and the details.
With our engaging and interactive (bring your smartphones!) presentation by experts who have successfully navigated Cloud selection, Colocation selection, and the migration process numerous times, we will discuss the following 3 to 4 Use Case Studies:
Case Study 1 – Fortune 500 Financial Institution
Data center consolidations
Life cycle planning and challenges
Cloud initiative begins, continues, timing issues
Risk mitigation tactics
Challenges in moving workloads
Case Study 2 – Health Care Insurance Provider
Strategy alignment – DC/Colo/Cloud
Hybrid Environment during migration
Vendor Management Challenges
Disaster Recovery planning and testing during the migration
Case Study 3 – Fortune 500 Financial Company
Cloud and Data Center Strategy
Colocation Provider Selection
On-Premise integration with Cloud and Colocation
Migration from On-Prem
Colocation Planning and Management
Colocation Provider Chapter 11 Scenario
Case Study 4 – Fortune 500 Worldwide Logistics Provider
Aggressive Pursuit to the Cloud
Adjustment on timing based on business feedback
Realignment on schedule and priorities related to Data Center shutdown and cloud migration
Customer examples, lessons learned and best practices will be included.
Real case studies, real examples and lessons learned
Migration approaches, what has worked
How similar customer approached complicated decisions
How long did key migration elements take and what adjustments were required along the way