Speaker Bio

Roger Williams
Gartner keynote

Roger Williams

VP Analyst
Roger Williams is a Maverick and creative thinker about technology topics with a unique blend of operational experience, framework knowledge and a relentless focus on improvement. He covers CMDB process and tools, IT asset management (ITAM) tools and strategies, IT asset discovery and IT service dependency mapping tools, digital platform conductor tools, and approaches to managing infrastructure lifecycles and technical debt for maximizing the value obtained from all technology investments. He is also actively researching infrastructure architecture strategies and the development of innovation within I&O. Mr. Williams' focus is on helping clients get more value from their technology investments now and in the future.
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Tuesday, December 06, 2022 / 09:30 AM - 10:15 AM PST
Keynote: I&O Forward — Leading the Next Phase of Growth

Infrastructure and operations face stresses from inside and out. Dramatic global shifts and talent shortages intensify the ever-present need to accelerate innovation. I&O leaders must rewrite their future and set their sights on a new horizon. Learn how to leverage intelligent automation, embrace platform engineering, deploy multicloud operations and intertwine I&O throughout your organizational fabric.

Tuesday, December 06, 2022 / 04:15 PM - 05:00 PM PST
Senior Leadership Circle Exclusive: Roundtable: How to Reduce Technical Debt and Strengthen Infrastructure Life Cycle Management

Digital business demands resilient, adaptable infrastructure; however, uncontrolled technical debt prevents infrastructure and operations leaders from meeting this requirement. In this session, we will answer your toughest questions on how to implement an effective infrastructure life cycle management practice that will make it easier to assess and govern obsolescence and technical debt.

Wednesday, December 07, 2022 / 12:30 PM - 01:00 PM PST
Top Mistakes to Avoid when Implementing Disaster Recovery in the Public Cloud

As the adoption of the public cloud is evolving, organizations are moving into the public cloud at an ever-increasing rate. Moving applications that are entry-level development and testing applications to mission-critical applications. This session discusses the common mistakes organizations make when implementing DR in the public cloud and approaches to avoid those mistakes.

Thursday, December 08, 2022 / 05:00 PM - 05:30 PM PST
Reduce Technical Debt and Obsolescence by Strengthening Infrastructure Life Cycle Management

Digital business demands resilient, adaptable infrastructure; however, uncontrolled technical debt prevents infrastructure and operations leaders from meeting this requirement. In this session, we will share our recommendations on how to implement an effective infrastructure life cycle management practice that will make it easier to assess and govern obsolescence and technical debt.

Join us to hear from Gartner experts and thought leaders.