FCOM to Host Data Center World Conference
ORANGE, CA – AFCOM, the world’s leading data center, today announced the speaker line ended and the meeting for the Fall 2010 Global Data Center, which will take place October 3 to 6 at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas , Nevada, where 800 of data center managers are planning to participate in world-class conference and networking event.
Highlights of this four-day conference include:
* Virtual Data Center Tours from LEED Gold Certified Emerson Global Data Center and Microsoft’s Redmond Ridge – ID test data center.
* A keynote address, “Data Security in a rapidly changing world” will be presented by K. Subodh Kulkarni, Imation’s technology director.
* More than 70 educational sessions, roundtables and panel discussions, covering IT information, including health and the data center and how to get funding for projects in data centers, such as building exits.
* A special issue of cloud computing, starting and building a private cloud for safe computing in the cloud and the cloud of IT services within the value chain, these sessions are at Data Center World for the first time, to monitor a recent report from AFCOM Data Center Institute.
“The cloud has become the biggest buzzword in our industry over the last year, but the transition can be a confusing place, and may be difficult to explain to the executives as a necessary measure. Between new research from the Institute for Data Center and educational issues at the World Data Center, the data center managers can feel more confident in the decisions of the cloud, “said Jill Eckhaus, CEO of AFCOM.
Now celebrating its 30 anniversary, World Data Center is the world’s largest event of its kind and has been named one of 50 fairs in the U.S. growth It is often regarded as the primary network and educational event for managers and data center industry professionals. AFCOM expects a 20 percent increase in attendance from 2009, showing that performance remains critical for any data center manager. AFCOM has also recorded more than 130 leading suppliers to exhibit.
The final program for the Fall 2010 World Data Center can be found in www.datacenterworld.com / attendees_scheduleofevents.html
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About the World Conference Center Details
World Data Center, operated by AFCOM, the world’s leading data center 4,000 members, is the industry leading network and education conferences, and is produced twice a year. Thousands of professional data center, many of the largest corporations in all sectors, governmental and academic institutions in the world attend the World Data Centers to share, discuss and learn about the latest trends in data center technologies and best practices, and products and services from the technology world’s leading data center and service providers. Fair Week Data Center recognized as one of the 50 shows growth in the U.S. (2006, 2007 and 2008). For more information, visit www.datacenterworld.com.
AFCOM is an association that provides support to educational and development needs of professionals in data centers worldwide. Founded in 1980, AFCOM currently has over 4,000 members and 40 chapters worldwide, and provides data center professionals with networking opportunities and unique educational forums and resources through its annual conferences World Data Center, published magazines, regional chapters, research services and a telephone line, and industry alliances.
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