Enabling the Digital Future: Speed, Agility & Resilience

The ground is shifting for IT Infrastructure & Operations. The adoption of fast-moving technologies and methodologies – from Cloud, Edge Computing and IoT to DevOps and AIOps – are cutting across the functional roles of typical infrastructure & operations teams, challenging their skills and demanding a new kind of dexterity. The day of the traditional data center may be waning, but IT infrastructure and operations – increasingly digital and distributed – aren’t going away. Are you and your team moving fast enough? Attend Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference 2019, the only infrastructure & operations conference of its kind. 


Guided by the latest impartial Gartner research and input from infrastructure & operations leaders and your peers from around the world, this singular event explores what makes a successful strategy – from cloud, IoT, to artificial intelligence, automation and machine learning. See how to accelerate innovation and agility in a hybrid world and enable your organization’s digital future.

Meaningful networking

Interact with more than 500 of your peers to gain firsthand insight from those facing challenges similar to yours.

How-to guidance

Pose tough questions and hear the latest research and recommendations from 20+ Gartner analysts, guest experts and peers.

Real-world solutions

Explore the latest technologies changing the infrastructure, operations and cloud landscape. Meet face-to-face with knowledgeable representatives.

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Take a look back at the 2018 conference

The 2019 agenda is not finalized yet. In the meantime, take a glimpse of what happened on-site in 2018.

Cloud Strategies and Futures
As cloud computing enters its second decade, it is becoming a vehicle for much of what is described as the future of IT. However cloud computing forces deeper organisational change beyond IT, bringing agility across the business. This track explores how to develop a successful cloud stratagem and strike the right balance between value and risk – both real and imagined.
Migrating and Delivering Cloud, Digital and Hybrid Infrastructures
IT Infrastructures are evolving and changing, digital business and the rise of edge computing will dramatically impact I&O, demanding that organizations rethink their IT service delivery strategies. This track focuses on the options for these evolving infrastructures and the planning, sourcing, migration and delivery of solutions and services.
Evolving IT Operations and DevOps
This track focuses on the infrastructure and operational processes and technologies enabling business outcomes and how IT operations leaders and their teams must simultaneously deliver reliable existing systems while navigating the changes needed to support new digital workloads.
Leadership, Cultural and Organizational Transformation
This track will explain why cultural-change leadership matters now more than ever — exploring the drivers of culture, how it influences goals and objectives, and how workplace factors affect it.

Don’t miss these hot topics!

Data center (on-premises versus off-premises, colocation, cloud)

Software-defined, hyperconvergence and IT infrastructure agility

IT operations management, DevOps and DevSecOps

Cloud management and security

Data center security and disaster recovery

Containers and microservers

Flash, machine learning and IoT

Servers, storage and networking

Automation and AI

Prepare to be inspired.

Our roster of guest keynotes, experienced practitioners and Gartner analysts are the experts in their areas of focus.

Find solutions for your most pressing technology needs.

Join us in Frankfurt, Germany



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Getting Here


Located in Frankfurt, Germany, a short taxi ride from Frankfurt Airport.