Conference highlights and topics covered include:

  • Green IT: Innovations in design and efficiency
  • Network storage and big data management
  • System metrics and measurements
  • Management strategies
  • Financing your efficiency efforts
  • Outsourcing and virtualization cost analysis
  • Tour the world class San Diego Supercomputer Center

  • Four data center tracks focused on integrating efficiency with the most innovative building, design and operations trends:


    Green IT:

    Driving efficiency from a design and equipment standpoint, the Green IT track will analyze the trends and technologies that are shaping cost saving measures in facility power and cooling:

    Storage and Big Data:

    Our first ever storage track sponsored by SNIA will look at the impact of large data sets within the data center, and what technologies need to be explored in order to maximize efficiency when storing and accessing information

    Managing the Green DC:

    Managing facility operations for increased cost saving and ROI. Metrics, measurement, monitoring and regulatory compliance will all be addressed from a data center manager’s perspective.

    Data Center Strategy:

    From financing to designing and building an optimized facility, the DC strategy track will look at the impact of “greening” your data center and will provide tips and strategies for the process.

    Tour the Silver LEED Certified San Diego Supercomputer Center and bring revolutionary solutions back to your organization. SDSC’s is an internationally renowned data management environment that “enables international science and engineering discoveries through advances in computational science and data-intensive, high-performance computing.” Attendees will tour the 19,000-square foot LEED certified and climate controlled facility. The center is a secured environment that meets regulatory requirements, and offers a stable, cost-efficient operating environment that currently houses numerous multi-terabyte databases.

    Click here for a short video tour of SDSC

    Attendees at the Green Data Center Conference are decision makers and executives from corporate, non-profit and government agencies. Delegate titles include:

  • Chief Information and Technology Officers
  • Chief Information Security Officers
  • VP of Technology
  • IT Director and Manager
  • Infrastructure Manager
  • Network and Communication Engineers
  • Data Center/ Facilities Manager
  • Architects and Building Manager
  • Risk Management Executives
  • Business Development and Strategy Executives
  • Financial Planners/ Executives
  • Product and Purchasing Managers
  • Strategy Directors
  • Server, Storage, and Application Administrator
  • Designers and Developers
  • Facilities Engineers
  • Application Engineers
  • Server Consolidation
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Hardware Migration Experts

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    Mark Monroe
    Executive Director
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    Vice President of Corporate Sustainability, EMC Corporation Board Member and Secretary, The Green Grid
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    Christina Page
    Global Director of Energy and Sustainability Strategy

    KC Mares
    MegaWatt Consulting Inc.

    Mark Dereberry
    Technical Services Lead Data Center Facilities

    David Filas
    Data Center Engineer
    Trinity Health

    Eric Soladay
    Associate Principal
    Integral Group

    Kevin Donovan
    Data Center Manager
    National Renewable Energy Laboratory

    Doug Coleman
    Manager, Technology and Standards
    Corning Cable Systems

    Wael Diab
    Senior Technical Director

    Chad Thibodeau
    Director of Product Management and Alliances
    Cleversafe, Inc.

    Morgan Langley
    Energy and Sustainability Advisor
    CA Technologies

    Sebastian Zangaro
    R&D Architect, Office of Strategy and Technology

    David Dale
    Director of Industry Standards

    Eric Hibbard
    CTO Security and Privacy
    Hitachi Data Systems

    Ian Katz
    Data Center Facilities Manager
    Columbia University

    Michelle Erickson
    Erickson Strategies

    Luanne Dauber
    Director of Marketing
    Pure Storage Inc.

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