Organizational Change Management (OCM) — we constantly hear how important it is for bimodal, supporting digital platforms, DevOps, becoming lean, efficient and agile — yet few of us have a clue where to start with organizational change management. It’s one of those ethereal, "sounds good" topics — that leaves people baffled as to where to start. In this session learn the fundamentals of building a change management plan, the pitfalls/gotchas, critical success factors — and most importantly, how to get started.
The data center, and IT for that matter has traditionally been a "mans" world. Over time this changed, and more and more women are entering IT in different roles, yet there is still a significant delta for some aspects of IT. In this roundtable, come and discuss the considerations, the nuances, challenges and the opportunities facing women working in the Data Center landscape
Study after study shows that diversity in the workplace equals success in the marketplace. Businesses with more diverse leadership teams and workforces outperform their competitors and are better positioned for agility, adaptability and driving innovation. Learn why it's important to embrace diversity in I&O, and what tactics or approaches you can leverage to better understand and manage diversity.