Rethink I&O: Balancing Control, Agility and Innovation
The rapid rise of the digital workplace has placed heightened demands on Infrastructure and Operations for support, speed and innovation. Transformation requires a solid foundation from which to drive and deliver sustained business value. Are you ready to master the challenge and rethink what you do and how you do it to not become blindsided by outdated beliefs and practices?
The Summit is designed for individuals in the following roles:
IT Asset Management
Desktop Engineering & Operations
End User computing
Client Computing Operations
Cloud Practice Director
Cloud Service Creation
Domain Leader, Cloud
Overall System Performance
System Landscape Optimization
IT Tech Services Operations
Database, Storage Network
Middleware Admin & Management
IT Service Management
Data Center Facilities
Servers & Storage
Distributed Server & Storage
Enterprise Storage Manager
Storage & Backup Operations
Enterprise Network Engineering and Delivery
Principal Network Architect
Telecomm Network Analyst
Data Center Services
Data Center Networking and Servers, Storage, Backup & Recovery
IT Service Management
What You Will Learn
Evaluate and prioritize investments in technology, DevOps and IT service management
Make Agile Thinking part of your Culture
Build, enhance and secure leading-edge cloud solutions that exploit digital business opportunities
Create a bimodal strategy that delivers core services and enables agility
Explore the What and Where of I&O Automation
Improve business agility and deliver effective services while optimizing cost and mitigating risk
Transform I&O roles, skills and culture to better meet the digital business environment
Gain Insights into Trends shaping I&O Leadership
Exchange best practices, success stories and lessons learned with other I&O professionals
Features & Benefits
Gartner Analyst Sessions: Gartner analysts presenting select research, targeted to your priorities
Gartner Analyst One-on-One Meetings: Sit privately for 30 minutes with a Gartner analyst specializing in a topic you'd like to discuss
Analyst-User Roundtables: Hear how your colleagues from various industries tackle problems similar to yours.
End-User Case Studies: We invite a number of end users to personally present leading-edge case studies and answer questions.
Workshops: Intimate workshops provide an opportunity to drill down on specific "how to" topics in a small group environment.
Exhibitor access: Exclusive access to select exhibitors to make informed decisions.
Solution Provider Sessions: Sponsor-led sessions feature some of the market's most fascinating solutions.
Face-to-Face Sponsor Meetings: Discuss your technology requirements with qualified solution providers.
Group Rate Discount: Maximize your learning by attending as a group.
Network with Peers: Hundreds of senior business and IT leaders will convene to interact and share their knowledge and objectives.
Hospitality Suites: Evening receptions ideal for informal networking.
* Please note: Places are limited and registration is required - first come first served basis
Join us and you'll hear from inspirational guest keynote speakers, Gartner-invited end-user case study speakers – real practitioners with real-world knowledge and Gartner analysts – the foremost experts in their areas of focus. View all 2016 analysts
Top 2016 Speakers
VP Distinguished Analyst
What We Hear About Our Speakers
"Great to meet the analysts and my peers to discuss today's biggest challenges in person."
IT Operations Manager, LST IT
"Excellent event with lots of content that is very useful to the projects that I am involved in as well as challenging being forced by my team."
Infrastructure and Operations Manager, Norma Group
"It's great to pause, reflect and catch up on several I&O topics. Great ROI on my time!"
Executive Director, Global IT Operation Services, Celgene International
Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of I&O
The Gartner IT Infrastructure & Operations Management Summit will help you develop a "short list" of technology and service providers who can meet your particular needs. You'll receive exclusive access to some of the world's leading technology and service providers in a variety of settings.
There are currently a limited number of rooms available at Estrel, Berlin for attendees of the Gartner IT Infrastructure & Operations Management Summit.
Rooms are available at the promotional rate of €128 based on single occupancy and €140 based on double occupancy, inclusive of VAT, breakfast is charged at €18 per day. In order to secure accommodation at the preferred rate please
click here or alternatively you can email
Groups@estrel.com or call +49 (0) 30 683122522, to qualify for the promotional rate.
This rate includes complimentary use of the use of hotel facilities such as the Exercise Gym, sauna rooms and Business Centre.
The discounted rate is available from
11-18 June 2015 (inclusive). Event dates 14-15 June 2016.
Terms and Conditions
Subject to availability – rooms selling fast so don’t delay
Rate includes VAT
Cancellations received 2 weeks prior to arrival will be free of charge. If cancellations are received less than 2 weeks prior to arrival they will be subject to a 80% cancellation fee at the Gartner Rate and which shall be charged directly to the Event Attendee.