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Data Center World 2022

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 2022 educational conference programming is focused on the rapidly advancing data center technologies like edge computing, co-location, hyperscale, and predictive analytics - all within a rapidly changing global business climate -- in order to give attendees a leg up on their competitors to become the new trailblazers of the data center. Click on session titles for full session descriptions. All times noted are in CST (Austin, Texas time zone).

Panel: Enterprise data center strategy and trends in a post pandemic world

Ali Greenwood  (Executive Director, CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD)

Stuart Lawrence  (VP Product Engineering, Stream Data Centers)

Frank Eagle  (SVP, Partnerships & Alliances, Aligned Data Centers)

Alejandra Rodriguez  (Design Director - Americas, Yondr)

Gordon Kellerman  (SVP, Sales & Leasing, Skybox Datacenters)

Location: 9BC

Date: Tuesday, March 29

Time: 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

Pass type: All Access, Industry Conference, Standard - Get your pass now!

Session Type: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Two years after the onset of COVID-19, we are just beginning to understand the true impact of the pandemic on enterprise data center strategies. In retrospect, how did some of the nation’s largest organizations shift their IT strategies in reaction to the demand surge created by the pandemic? Looking forward, how are enterprise IT leaders adjusting their data center strategies for a post-pandemic world?


In this session, Ali Greenwood, Executive Director of Cushman & Wakefield’s Data Center Advisory Group, moderates a panel of select Fortune 1000 enterprise IT and real estate executives to better understand how the pandemic has shaped the go-forward data center strategies for their respective organizations. Expect to hear from recognized leaders spanning the financial services, technology, and insurance industries on current market trends impacting their organizations’ data center procurement and management decisions.


Takeaway

Key Takeaways Will Include:

  • Understanding how your IT Procurement strategy should evolve to meet supply constraints and demands of the future.
  • How data center capital expenditures are trending & where the money is being invested.
  • What you should prioritize when evaluating data center solutions and operators and how this may have changed during the pandemic.

Intended Audience

Key Takeaways Will Include:

  • Understanding how your IT Procurement strategy should evolve to meet supply constraints and demands of the future.
  • How data center capital expenditures are trending & where the money is being invested.
  • What you should prioritize when evaluating data center solutions and operators and how this may have changed during the pandemic.