Philip Dawson

Philip Dawson

VP Analyst
Philip Dawson is a VP Analyst and KI Leader for Gartner Research & Advisory. He specializes in intelligent infrastructure and hyperconvergence as part of integrated systems and Data Center infrastructure modernization, cloud, ERP and server platforms. Mr. Dawson is a leading authority on Linux, UNIX and Windows server infrastructure strategies. He focuses on virtualization, portfolio consolidation, ERP migration and rationalization processes, and enabling cloud delivery as key components of his coverage. He has been at Gartner for 19 years and has more than 30 years of experience in the IT industry.
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Monday, 25 November, 2019 01:45 PM|Monday, 25 November, 2019 02:30 PM
The Digital Infrastructure Compute Scenario

Core IT has to scale, up, out down and in ... it has to expand and integrate with an intelligent edge and the explosion of IoT. This session looks at the challenges that still remain for a digital infrastructure where core IT and edge creates a them and us scenario. Intelligent Infrastructure IT allows you to develop and optimize the core while expanding on all fronts edges and things. The following key issues will be discussed:

● What are the business drivers the core IT digital infrastructure cycle?

● How do you optimize Core IT and edge/IoT infrastructure

● How do you define legacy and modernize or standardize projects?

Tuesday, 26 November, 2019 10:30 AM|Tuesday, 26 November, 2019 11:15 AM
Ask the Expert: The Road to Composable Programmable Infrastructure

This session provokes a discussion around infrastructure composable administration, programmable application and intelligent automation as a delivery of integrated systems 2020-2025.

Tuesday, 26 November, 2019 01:15 PM|Tuesday, 26 November, 2019 02:15 PM
Roundtable: The Status of SAP HANA platforms.

This roundtable looks at the positioning and best practices of adopting on-premises and cloud delivery of SAP HANA systems.

Meet the experts face to face.