Ready To Optimize Your Data Center?

  • Harness infrastructure optimization strategies to build a more efficient data center
  • Walk yourself through two onsite data center tours
  • Find solutions via case studies from leading Government and Enterprise data centers
  • Apply innovation for your cooling strategies
  • Network with professionals that share similar challenges & success stories
  • 3 Days, 4 Workshops, 2 Tours, 20+ sessions

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Speakers Meet the leading minds in green data facilities

Kevin Donovan

Kevin Donovan

Data Center Manager

Emilio Tenuta

Emilio Tenuta

Vice President, Corporate Sustainability

John Parker

John Parker

Disaster Recovery and Global Datacenter Operations Manager

Jeffrey Goetz

Jeffrey Goetz

Director II of Operations: Fellow - Sustainability & Energy Management

Yuval Bachar

Yuval Bachar

President and Chairman of the Board, Open19 Foundation & Principal Engineer, Global Infrastructure Architecture and Strategy

Chris Orlando

Chris Orlando

CEO & Co-Founder

Sean Mack

Sean Mack

Co-Founder, CEO/CTO & President

What’s on Deck at #GDCON19

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Legacy Data Center Modernization and Innovation

  • Rack optimization through airflow management
  • Achieve sound data center governance and culture
  • New strategies to reduce data center water usage
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Emerging Tech: Automation, Data and Predictive Maintenance

  • Leverage data and IoT to reduce operational costs
  • Real-time insights through energy metrics and reporting
  • Server consolidation secrets that reduce energy usage
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Energy Efficient Data Center Design

  • Align site selection process with long- and short-term energy goals
  • Diversify data platforms for optimal savings
  • Supplier selection best practices for meeting budget goals
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Future-Proofed Data Center Strategies

  • Right-size and modular design best practices
  • Expand energy rebates and incentives
  • Align CSR goals with DCIM governance
  • "The audience was the right mix for Emerson. I am far more interested in Quality than Quantity!"

    - Jack Pouchet,
    VP of Market Development, Emerson Power Network

  • "Essential resource for anyone in the GDC world. You’ll learn what you didn’t know"

    - Ben Anderson,
    SolutionsGroup

  • "Great conference, good mix of everything from technology to strategy"

    - Ronald R. Garcia,
    Data Center Manager at Missile Defense Agency

Justifying your Time

We know you can’t wait for #GDCON 2017, but in case your boss needs some convincing, check out all the perks you’ll enjoy at the event.

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New Techniques in Power & Cooling

Get the latest trends in cooling and strategies to reduce or optimize your power usage. Case studies from innovative data centers will show you how you can take control of your efficiency!

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Case Studies from Successful Data Centers

Learn from those who came before you — #GDCON offers the chance to examine the strategies and techniques of innovative facilities that faced the same challenges that you do.

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The Latest Trends in Systems Optimization

Starting from the ground up? Redesigning what you’ve got? No problem. #GDCON sessions will cover what you need to know to design a smart and efficient facility. Choose from presentations on retrofitting old systems, design and layout strategies, and real estate considerations.

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Tour State of the Art Data Center Facilities in San Diego

Get a chance to see the strategies you learned at #GDCON 2017 in action at ScaleMatrix’s facilities in San Diego. The exclusive #GDCON tour will be a private look at the innovative ScaleMatrix US West facility, which features industry-leading power-efficiency and density.

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Network with Industry Experts

Our #GDCON Networking Reception is a great place to meet other professionals working in data center innovation and to mingle with the best and brightest in the field -- drinks on us!

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Missed a talk? No problem

Speaker presentations are available to our attendees even after the event ends so that you can reference the great tip you heard once you’re back office or catch up on a talk you missed onsite.

Data Center Tours

Join us live to experience 2 revolutionary data centers!

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San Diego Supercomputer Center

    Tour the Silver LEED Certified San Diego Supercomputer Center. 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 and the Nation's newest supercomputers called Comet.
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ScaleMatrix

    On the ScaleMatrix tour, you’ll witness one of the most technologically-advanced data centers in the country. With the highest density in the region, and a unique design making it exponentially greener and more cost effective, don’t miss this chance to see what the data centers of tomorrow look like - today!
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