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    2017 Agenda Available!

    Covering your top priorities: cloud, IoT, data centers, leadership & talent management, cost optimization and more.

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The Premier Destination for Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Leaders

Enterprise transformation is the new imperative for the data center, infrastructure and operations, the impetus for business-driven strategies and investments.  As a leader charged with delivering on the transformation promise, you must be an enabler—embracing agile deployment models that include cloud, containers and micro services, managing an explosion of data, and achieving ever-rising service levels. You must be an influencer—working in a collaborative culture built on new business relationships and financial acumen. Most of all, you must be a transformer—laying the foundation for the vast digital ecosystem and virtualized data center of the future.

The Summit is designed for professionals in the following roles:
Roles Include:
  • IT Operations Leaders
  • Data Center Leaders
  • Cost Optimization Strategists
  • Vendor Management Leaders
  • Organization and Staffing Management

IT Strategy & Planning
Roles Include:
  • IT Operations Management
  • Service Delivery Management
  • Cloud Service Management
IT Operations & Service Delivery
Roles Include:
  • Data Center Management
  • IT Infrastructure Management
  • Network Services Management
  • Servers & Storage Management
  • Data Center Architecture
  • Business Continuity & Recovery Management
IT Infrastructure & Data Center Management
Roles Include:
  • End-User Computing
  • Client Computing Operations
  • Mobile Computing Solutions
  • Desktop Engineering & Operations
  • Virtualization Engagement
Mobile, Cloud & Desktop Virtualization

What You Will Learn

  • Apply a bimodal strategy that delivers both core services and enables agility.
  • Rethink traditional paradigms. Take an outside-in approach to IT operations strategies. 
  • Keep ahead of change. Evaluate emerging trends and assess when, and how to incorporate them into your critical planning. 
  • Discover the best ways to standardize automate and leverage cloud services. 
  • Ensure data security and privacy are aligned to your Cloud 
  • Maximize the relevance of IT operations. Effectively link business and IT strategies and deepen the relationship with the business. 
  • Embrace new strategies to meet the challenges of talent management including people and organizational improvements within a rapidly changing IT operations environment. 
  • Use business value dashboards to effectively articulate the business value IT operations contributes 
  • Find innovative ways to measurably optimize IT costs. 

Features & Benefits

  • Gartner Analyst Sessions: Gartner analysts presenting select research, targeted to your priorities
  • Gartner Analyst One-on-One Meetings: Sit privately for 30 minutes with a Gartner analyst specializing in a topic you'd like to discuss
  • Exhibitor access: Exclusive access to select exhibitors to make informed decisions.
  • Solution Provider Sessions: Sponsor-led sessions feature some of the market's most fascinating solutions. 
  • Face-to-Face Sponsor Meetings: Discuss your technology requirements with qualified solution providers
  • Group Rate Discount: Maximize your learning by attending as a group
  • Network With Peers: Hundreds of senior business and IT leaders will convene to interact and share their knowledge and objectives

What's Included

  • Access to our analysts 
  • Gartner analyst one-on-one meetings
  • Solution Showcase
  • Networking cofee breaks, lunches and receptions
  • Agenda planning through Events Navigator
  • Special benefits for Alumni

Learn more about pricing & registration

Frequently Asked Questions

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Our 2017 agenda has just been released! The agenda features 4 tracks covering your biggest IT operations challenges and priorities.  Drill down by track or session type to help tailor your agenda. 

2017 Tracks

  • Data Center: At the core of your Digital Transformation
  • Infrastructure Agility: Impacting business results – faster
  • IT Operations: Managing IT Services in your Digital Reality
  • Cloud: Delivering an Effective Cloud Strategy

Optimize Your Attendance

You'll be able to add these Gartner exclusives to your agenda:

  • Admission to all Keynote sessions
  • Gartner Analyst One-on-One Meeting
  • Ask to the analyst sessions
  • Workshops
  • End-User Case Studies
  • Solution Provider Showcase
  • Networking cofee breaks, lunch and refreshments


Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of Data Center

The Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Summit will help you develop a "short list" of technology and service providers who can meet your particular needs. You'll receive exclusive access to some of the world's leading technology and service providers in a variety of settings.

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Venue & Travel

Sao Paulo, Brazil


Sheraton São Paulo WTC Hotel
Nacoes Unidas Ave 12559
Brooklin Novo
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil - 04578-903