Benefits

  • Learn the best practices in building a centralized cloud center of excellence
  • Understand why, when, how and with whom an organization should go with, in their multicloud journey
  • Understand the differences between the roles of a managed service provider a cloud service broker and how IT leaders should leverage each of these service providers in successful adoption of cloud.
  • Create a working draft of your own cloud strategy while understanding the fundamentals of building a cloud strategy and the principles to move beyond strategy to execution
  • Get insights on how to adopt the cloud the right way and how best to manage enterprise workloads
  • Learn about the architectures of the on-premise and edge offerings of hyperscale IaaS/Paas providers (AWS, Microsoft, and Google) a comparison of their offerings, and advice on selection and planning
  • Hear about modern best practices for building cloud friendly networks as it concerns connecting to the cloud, across the cloud and within public and private cloud data centers
  • Understand how I&O can engage in the cloud governance process to improve cost optimization and security
  • Understand the significant changes in market trends for hyperscale cloud providers, and the Public Cloud Infrastructure professional and managed services markets
  • Hear about the typical workload placement strategies and considerations used by I&O leaders to maximize their business value results
  • Get answers to questions about how to select the right tools for multicloud management including third-party cloud management platforms and functionally focused tools along with native-cloud offerings.
  • Get tips on how to improve your IaaS deals by optimizing key contract clauses in simpler agreements, building key best practice SOW, SLA and pricing schedules and optimizing negotiation strategies to avoid standard IaaS contractual constraints
  • Understand the problems, recommended processes, and new product types to address security risks associated with public cloud service providers, IaaS and PaaS

Relevant Sessions

  • Best Practices for Building a Cloud Center of Excellence
  • Welcome to the Fascinating Future of Multicloud
  • The Many Roles of Platform and Service Providers in Cloud Management
  • Cloud Strategy Workshop — Building a Cloud Strategy to Meet Your Business Goals
  • Building an Enterprise Cloud Strategy
  • Hyperscale Cloud Providers on Customer Premises and at the Edge
  • Are you securing your cloud enough?
  • Building Cloud-Native Networks
  • Reduce Cloud Spend and Risk by Identifying I&O's Role in Cloud Governance
  • Magic Quadrants for Cloud IaaS & Public Cloud Infrastructure professional and managed services
  • Workshop: Workload Placement in Hybrid IT – Making Great Decisions About What, Where, When and Why
  • Selecting the Right Tools for Multicloud Management
  • Contract Negotiation Clinic: Infrastructure Outsourcing and Cloud IaaS

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Experts

Sid Nag, Santhosh Rao, Tiny Haynes, Ross Winser, Rajpreet Kaur

Benefits

  • Understand how AIOps is replacing repetitive manual process spanning ITOM, ITSM and the CI/CD pipeline
  • Learn about the trends, technologies, tools and best practices needed to leverage and scale automation within your organization
  • Get answers to questions about how to select the right tools for multicloud management including third-party cloud management platforms and functionally focused tools along with native-cloud offerings
  • Explore the network analytics and automation technologies that can help NetOps achieve these goals
  • Get guidance on how to build and sustain a automation team and embed modern development and delivery practices into your initiative

Relevant Sessions

  • Using AI in IT Operations (AIOps)
  • Success with Automation Drives I&O Success
  • Selecting the Right Tools for Multicloud Management
  • NetOps 2.0 — Transform with Automation and Analytics or Become Irrelevant
  • Start Building Your Automation Team Now!

Experts

Milind Govekar, Sanjit Ganguli, Manjunath Bhat, Pankaj Prasad, Tiny Haynes

Benefits

  • Hear Gartner’s recommendations on 5 ways through which I&O Leaders commonly apply AI
  • Learn what Quantum computing is and what is happening today, how quantum is currently operating and how they can test it and how to Start planning for the impact on your I&O teams
  • Hear case studies to examine some of the ways AI projects fail and how to avoid them
  • Get insights on the six workloads of consolidated, business critical, cloud, edge, ROBO and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) use cases
  • Gain insight into the timelines of maturity of flash technologies, storage class memory, new data center protocols, AI-driven operations,  platforms for containers and microservices, hybrid cloud integration, edge computing, new consumption models
  • Understand how AIOps is replacing repetitive manual process spanning ITOM, ITSM and the CI/CD pipeline
  • Learn how I&O responsibilities differ with each abstraction style (VM, containers and serverless computing)
  • Understand the landscape of use cases for edge computing and build a strategy for edge computing
  • Learn about the architectures of the on-premise and edge offerings of hyperscale IaaS/Paas providers (AWS, Microsoft, and Google) a comparison of their offerings, and advice on selection and planning
  • Explore the network analytics and automation technologies that can help NetOps achieve these goals
  • Hear about emerging workplace technologies, examples of how they are being applied today and how to start adopting these technologies in your organization

Relevant Sessions

  • Five Ways Your Peers Are Using AI Today
  • Quantum Computing: What Do I&O Leaders Need to Know?
  • Reasons Why Your AI Project Will Fail (and What to Do Instead)
  • Magic Quadrant and Critical Capabilities for Hyperconverged Infrastructure
  • Top Infrastructure Technologies and Trends for Storage, Integrated  and Hypercoverged Systems
  • Using AI in IT Operations (AIOps)
  • The Role of I&O with Virtual Machines, Containers, and Serverless
  • Exploring the Edge: Twelve Frontiers of Edge Computing
  • Hyperscale Cloud Providers on Customer Premises and at the Edge
  • NetOps 2.0 — Transform with Automation and Analytics or Become Irrelevant
  • How Augmented Reality and New Workplace Technologies Will Change the Way We Work

Experts

Chirag Dekate, Sanjit Ganguli, Pankaj Prasad, DD Mishra, Naveen Mishra, Santhosh Rao 

Benefits

  • Understand how I&O can engage in the cloud governance process to improve cost optimization and security
  • Get a framework for I&O leaders to improve (or create) 30-second elevator pitches using Gartner’s own techniques! Get to test and validate your pitch with peers outside your company and create new connections
  • Hear from Gartner on our top tips for optimizing costs for I&O
  • Get answers to frequently asked questions on best practices to harness innovation within I&O
  • Hear Gartner’s eight steps to use for planning negotiations with major vendors
  • Learn how to transition mindsets and professional identities toward emerging enterprise needs through new approaches to career pathing, performance management and skills development
  • Hear about Gartners' ITScore that offers you an approach to measure how the organization is functioning, as well as provide proven methods, approaches, and best practices necessary for score improvement

Relevant Sessions

  • Reduce Cloud Spend and Risk by Identifying I&O's Role in Cloud Governance
  • Workshop: Building a World-Class Elevator Pitch to Drive Improved Communication Outcomes
  • Top I&O Cost Optimization Ideas
  • Ask the Expert: How to Build Sustainable Innovation Within I&O
  • Contract Negotiation Clinic: Eight Steps to Strategize Negotiations to Balance Cost, Value, and Risk
  • Contract Negotiation Clinic: Infrastructure Outsourcing and Cloud IaaS
  • Personalizing I&O’s Transformation for Individuals
  • Earning Straight As: Using ITScore as a Means to Transform the Value of I&O

Experts 

DD Mishra, Rakesh Kumar, Mark Margevicius, Kris van Riper, Nathan Hill  

Benefits

  • Learn how enterprises are organizing to successfully cope with the much more dynamic requirements inherent with bimodal and digital transformation
  • Get guidance on how to build and sustain a automation team and embed modern development and delivery practices into your initiative
  • Gain practical advice on how to navigate the I&O skills gap, to survive and thrive in a world of consistent, unending change
  • Hear about emerging workplace technologies, examples of how they are being applied today and how to start adopting these technologies in your organization
  • Learn how to transition mindsets and professional identities toward emerging enterprise needs through new approaches to career pathing, performance management and skills development

Relevant Sessions

  • Achieving an Optimal Infrastructure and Operations Organization Structure for the Digital Age
  • Start Building Your Automation Team Now!
  • Scaling for Digital Success — Tackling the I&O Skills Gap
  • How Augmented Reality and New Workplace Technologies Will Change the Way We Work
  • Personalizing I&O’s Transformation for Individuals

Experts

DD Mishra, Milind Govekar, Mark Margevicius, Rakesh Kumar, Ross Winser

Benefits

  • Look at emerging trends in both business and technology, and discuss their potential impact on IT; and look at ways to get ahead of the curve
  • Explore the network analytics and automation technologies that can help NetOps achieve these goals
  • Understand the key trends in the IT monitoring vendor landscape, their capabilities and how you can optimize your IT monitoring strategy
  • Get tips on IT monitoring that will help you thrive in the rapid pace of change on the path towards an increasingly digital future
  • Explores trends in how DevOps is currently being practiced, the features of successful enterprises, and a future view to what successful enterprises will be doing
  • Understand how AIOps is replacing repetitive manual process spanning ITOM, ITSM and the CI/CD pipeline

Relevant Sessions

  • Top Ten Trends Impacting Infrastructure and Operations
  • NetOps 2.0 — Transform With Automation and Analytics or Become Irrelevant
  • Ask the Expert: Best Practices for Monitoring Your IT Environment
  • What Comes Next — IT Monitoring Insight to Support Your Business High-Velocity Future
  • Scaling Agile and DevOps for Digital Transformation
  • Using AI in IT Operations (AIOps)

Experts

Mark Margevicius, Manjunath Bhat, Sanjit Ganguli, Pankaj Prasad

Benefits

  • Learn how to leverage agile approaches in ITSM in order to improve the flow of business value
  • Understand the future state of the service desk and the building blocks necessary to reach this future state

Relevant Sessions

  • Agile ITSM: Improve the Flow
  • Service Desk of the Future and How to Get There

Expert

Siddharth Shetty

Benefits

  • Understand how a new class of merged products has emerged with cloud-delivered networking and security services at the edge and the use cases for the same
  • Get insights on the  key trends shaping the future of enterprise data centers, to make informed decisions about on-premises infrastructure architecture
  • Learn how the future of IT infrastructure will not be defined by the technology, rather by business outcomes they provide, and best practices to get there
  • Get advice on how to Modernize workplace design and support through the use of modern analytics techniques and deliver a continuous and contextual workspace experience
  • Understand how new devices are connecting, especially IOT, the short fall of existing IT strategies and the changes that must be made for unknown/unapproved" devices on  your network
  • Hear about the strengths and weaknesses of different vendors in the WAN edge market and the use cases where some vendors are more applicable than others
  • discusses how to design, build and operate networks, and cut through the hype surrounding emerging technologies such as SDN, white-box and “open-networking”
  • Hear about the 10 most compelling early-stage technologies that I&O Leaders should understand to drive infrastructure innovation through 2024.
  • Learn how enterprise networking needs can meet both security and performance goal as infrastructure and help meet enterprise networking security and performance goal

Relevant Sessions

  • Just Call Me SASE — The Merger of WAN Edge and Edge Security
  • The Future of Enterprise Data Centers — What’s Next
  • The Future of Infrastructure Is Everywhere — How Can IT Survive?
  • The Evolution of Endpoint Strategies in Support of Digital Workplace Initiatives
  • Finding and Containing Rogue Devices Requires a New Network Strategy for "All" Device Connectivity, Not Just IoT
  • Unraveling the WAN Edge Magic Quadrant
  • Roundtable: Best Practices in Data Center Networking
  • Top 10 Technologies That Will Drive the Future of Infrastructure and Operations
  • How Do You Meet Both Security and Performance Under Complex Network Infrastructure

Experts

Naresh Singh, Sanjit Ganguly, Naveen Mishra, Kris Van Riper  

Benefits

  • Hear about the strengths and weaknesses of different vendors in the WAN edge market and the use cases where some vendors are more applicable than other
  • Understand how a new class of merged products has emerged with cloud-delivered networking and security services at the edge and the use cases for the same
  • Learn about the architectures of the on-premise and edge offerings of hyperscale IaaS/Paas providers (AWS, Microsoft, and Google) a comparison of their offerings, and advice on selection and planning
  • Understand the landscape of use cases for edge computing and build a strategy for edge computing
  • Lear how new devices are connecting especially IOT, the short fall of existing IT strategies and the changes that must be made for unknown/unapproved" devices on  your network

Relevant Sessions

  • Unraveling the WAN Edge Magic Quadrant
  • Just Call Me SASE — The Merger of WAN Edge and Edge Security
  • Hyperscale Cloud Providers on Customer Premises and at the Edge
  • Exploring the Edge: Twelve Frontiers of Edge Computing
  • Finding and Containing Rogue Devices Requires a New Network Strategy for "All" Device Connectivity, Not Just IoT

Experts

Santhosh Rao, Sanjit Ganguli, Naresh Singh

Benefits

  • Understand the problems, recommended processes, and new product types to address security risks associated with public cloud service providers, IaaS and PaaS
  • Learn how enterprise networking needs can meet both security and performance goal as infrastructure and help meet enterprise networking security and performance goal

Relevant Sessions

  • Are you securing your cloud enough?
  • How Do You Meet Both Security and Performance Under Complex Network Infrastructure

Expert

Rajpreet Kaur

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