Rethink IT Operations: Balancing Control, Agility and Innovation
The need to develop an agile organization that responds to digital disruption has placed heightened demands on IT operations for support, speed and innovation. I&O leaders must move beyond traditional strategies and be proactive about cost optimization to fund digital business initiatives. Join us for the strategic guidance you need to lead the IT-business cost optimization efforts across your organization. You’ll also gain "how to" recommendations on DevOps, bimodal IT and cloud management, examine emerging I&O trends and develop the strategies to demonstrate the business value of IT.
The Summit is designed for individuals in the following roles:
IT Operations Management
IT Service Management
Enterprise and IT Architecture
IT Operations Management
Desktop Engineering & Operations
End User Computing
Client Computing Operations
Digital Workplace Strategy
IT Service Desk/Support
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
IT Service Support
What You Will Learn
NEW approach to cost optimization in the age of digital business
Become instrumental in reducing organization spend, while increasing agility and competitive advantage
Support the digital workplace with greater flexibility and responsiveness
Identify emerging trends that can enhance IT’s value to the enterprise and help you prepare for rapid change ahead
Assess the value DevOps can bring to your organization.
Create the right capabilities and culture to allow innovation to flourish.
Understand the unique impact of DevOps, digitalization and bimodal IT and then adapt existing IT frameworks, accordingly.
Accelerate the maturity of your technology, people and processes to deliver faster and more agile IT services.
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.
"This is my first Gartner event and it has been eye-opening and horizon-broadening. The concepts and ideas presented are cutting-edge and relevant across all levels of the IT organization. The information is presented in meaningful context and every session has been thought-provoking."
Paul Okimura, AVP & Manager
Bank of Hawaii
"The Summit is a great opportunity to network with peers. So much information and insight on the latest trends and expert research into the future of IT and business."
Neil Scavelli, Security Analyst
Sarasota County Government
"Gartner conferences allow a lot of passionate people to share theory as well as application. Being able to understand lessons from the analyst and talk with peers that have gone through the same thing is invaluable."
Kristi Woodwick, Manager, Web Delivery
Optimize Your Attendance
You'll be able to add these Gartner exclusives to your agenda:
Admission to all Keynote sessions
Gartner Analyst One-on-Ones*
Analyst User RoundTables*
End-User Case Studies
Solution Provider Showcase
Reception and Evening Entertainment
Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks
First Time Attendee Orientation Program
Sign-up to be among the first to receive our 2016 Agenda
* Please note: Places are limited and registration is required - first come first served basis
Listen to inspirational guest keynote speakers; hear from Gartner-invited end-user case study speakers – real practitioners with real-world knowledge; and learn from Gartner analysts – the foremost experts in their areas of focus.
Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of I&O
Gartner IT Operations Strategies & Solutions Summit 2016 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.
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