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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).

Ali ZafarVice President of Hybrid Cloud InfrastructureDropbox

Ali Zafar is Dropbox’s Vice President of Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure where he is responsible for overseeing worldwide teams that plan, source, build, and operate Dropbox’s private and public cloud infrastructure.

His organization’s charter is to deliver a secure, reliable, and efficient infrastructure that support the needs of Dropbox’s 800 million customers. In addition, Ali drives both the technology and business strategy to make Dropbox’s hybrid cloud infrastructure a competitive advantage to the business.

Prior to joining Dropbox, Ali held leadership roles in supply chain, operations, and strategy at Google, Tesla, and Cisco Systems.