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Data Center World 2020

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Agenda at a Glance

Who Pulled the Plug? Navigate the Yellow Brick Road to the Cloud

Keith Meierhofer (Founder and Owner, Itascapoint)

Rick Thissen (Senior Advisor, Itascapoint)

Bill Doty (General Manager, Data Center Services & IT, CH Robinson)

Patrick Siebenaler (Data Center Design and Consulting, US Bank)

Location: 207A&B

Date: Tuesday, March 17

Time: 12:40pm - 1:40pm

Pass Type : All Access, Standard

Track : Optimizing Data Center Delivery & Performance

Session Type: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

You’ve been given the directive to Go to the Cloud… What does this mean? Do you need a data center? Find success is in the (long-term) planning and the details. With our engaging and interactive (bring your smartphones!) panel of experts who have successfully navigated the yellow-brick road to the cloud numerous times, we will discuss: - Real life experiences – the good, the bad and everything in-between - Make it or break it considerations (Business Expectations, Drivers, Performance) - Who's In(volved in) your data center (Nobody, Vendors, Your IT Team, App Owners, Security, Management, Decision Makers) - Evolution of the Data Center (Cloud Edge, Hybrid, Going Off-Prem, Capacity Management, Resiliency/DR) - Next Generation Data Center Management (Talent Management and Process Modification) From the Board Room to the End-User, get your data where it needs to go with reduced impacts to The Business and reduced headaches for you.