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Speakers Meet the leading minds in green data facilities
Data Center Engineer
Sr. Program Manager Energy & Sustainability Strategy
Global Critical Sustainability Engineer
Vice President, Corporate Sustainability
Sr. I.T. Engineering Manager
Global Director of Energy & Sustainability
Sr. Director, Critical Facilities & Infrastructure
Data Center Manager
What’s on Deck at #GDcon
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
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
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
Future-Proofed Data Center Strategies
- Right-size and modular design best practices
- Expand energy rebates and incentives
- Align CSR goals with DCIM governance
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
Tour the Scale Matrix Green Giant collocation and cloud data center. The data center is the most technologically advanced, highest density Data Center in the region. As the only new construction multi-tenant Data Center build in the region within the last decade, and client support services which are simply unavailable elsewhere.
Experience a revolutionary design as Scale Matrix has created an exponentially greener, denser, and more cost-effective way to build the data centers of tomorrow - today!
- Information Security
- Global Data Center Operations
- Data Centers
- Server, Storage, and Applications
- Network Communications
- Server Consolidation, Disaster Recovery
- Hardware Migration
- Risk Management
- Construction Executives
- Real Estate & Development
#GDCON attendees have included:
"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,
"Great conference, good mix of everything from technology to strategy"
— Ronald R. Garcia,
Data Center Manager at Missile Defense Agency
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