Guide to Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies

As the world’s leading research and advisory company, Gartner brings infrastructure & operations management leaders the indispensable insights, advice and tools needed to achieve the mission-critical priorities of today and build successful strategies of tomorrow. At Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Summit 2019, tackle your key initiatives and learn the keys to I&O success:  cloud, edge computing and the Internet of Things (IoT) to DevOps and AIOps and beyond. 

On this page you will find:

  • Guide to Attending Infographic
  • Advice from Past Gartner Attendees 
  • Suggested Sessions

Guide to Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference

Get the most out of the conference with helpful tips from Gartner on before you arrive, throughout the event and what to do post conference. 

This infographic will also highlight:

  • What sessions require pre-registration 
  • Sessions available to First Time Attendees 
  • Where to locate conference materials


The value of Gartner research, interaction with the experts, unparalleled peer group networking, and inspiring speakers are just a few reasons why attendees come back to Identity & Access Management conference year after year. Listen to advice from returning attendees on how to make the most out of a Gartner conference. 

Suggested Sessions

  • Avoiding the Top Mistakes in Your Organization's Cloud Strategy 
  • Data Center Zero:  A Future Without Data Centers
  • 200 Enterprises Detail Their Use Cases for Edge Computing 
  • Managing IT in a Hybrid and Multicloud World 
  • Achieving an Optimal Infrastructure and Operations Organization Structure for the Digital Age
  • Gartner's  Top 10 Tips, Tactics and Tricks for Negotiation Success 
  • How to Navigate Hybrid Container Software Market 
  • Welcome to the Fascinating Future of Multicloud 
  • The Road to DevOps - How to Build Continuous Infrastructure Automation Pipeline 
  • Unleash Your Network for the Digital World 
  • The Top 10 Myths About Modern Infrastructure (and how to dispel them)
  • Don't Look Now but the Public Cloud is Moving on Prem 
  • Network Operations and Security Operations:  Shared Use Cases with Common Tooling
  • Best Practices for Operationalizing Artificial Intelligence
  • Secure Your Backup Against Ransomware Threats 
  • Agility, Diversity & the Changing Role of I&O - Thriving in a World of External Services
  • The Cloud Computing Scenario:  Strategies and Tactics for Success 
  • Exploring the Edge - Twelve Frontiers of Cloud Computing
  • How to Select the Right Cloud Management Tools
  • Confronting I&O Technical Debt 
  • Simplifying Infrastructure by Application, Workload & Delivery
  • Adaptive Governance:  Coping with the Challenges of Cloud Computing 
  • Should I Outsource My Network Given the Rise of Cloud and IoT? 
  • The Future of Infrastructure is Everywhere - How Can IT Survive?  
  • Five Ways Your Peers Are Using AI Today
  • The Evolution of Endpoint Strategies in Support of Digital Workplace Initiatives
  • How to Make ITSM More Agile
  • An I&O Leaders Guide to Containers, Kubernetes Microservices