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Automation: The Linchpin for Cloud and Data Centers

Discussion Topics:

  • Where automation can surface in my IT management portfolio and how it affects my cloud initiatives
  • Automation technologies that will address efficiency and agility and reduce costs
  • What critical considerations I&O organizations should adopt for automation


Where there is software, there is automation. However, in I&O, confusion around automation continues and so do the islands of automation. How do I&O leaders harnesses the opportunistic deployment of automation and make it systematic? This presentation defines and discusses various forms of automation and the opportunities to streamline and gain efficiencies, particularly in data centers and cloud environments

Hosted by:

Ronni J. Colville

VP Distinguished Analyst

Robert Naegle

Research Director