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Data Center World 2020

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Agenda at a Glance

The Death of the Data Center - What Can You Do to Survive?

Ashish Nanjiani (IT Director, CISCO)

Pass Type : All Access, Standard

Track : Data Center Essentials

Session Type: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

You have probably read and heard that datacenter jobs are dying and layoffs of datacenter IT professionals is on the rise. Yes, it's true!. With public cloud now the first choice to host workloads, companies across the world are no longer investing in building new data centers. The ones most in-demand jobs like a systems administrator or a data center engineer are mostly outsourced or no longer the high paying jobs. It's a gloomy scenario and yet you are coming to datacenter world with a hope! And yes, there is hope! In this session, I will share how Cisco IT transformed its datacenter team to be ready for today. Cloud, SRE, IAC, DEVOPS, CI/CD, the list goes on. It's no longer ok for datacenter professional to say these are the tools for the application developers. These are the tools which everyone in datacenter needs to survive! Learn what can you do to avoid layoff, how to stay current to what is happening in the industry. Learn how to make sure you always remain in demand!!