IXcellerate and Marioff will sponsor the Annual International Conference Data Center 2015

IXcellerate and the world leader in fire suppression systems, Marioff, will sponsor an annual conference “Data Center-2015”.

We would like to invite everyone to our presentation and  panel discussion:

13.30-13.50 Data centers and fire suppression systems

Brian Stumm, Director of Engineering

Bogdan Kolodiy, Pre Sales Engineer

17.20-18.20 How to reduce the TCO of the data center?

Alexei Solodovnikov, Managing Director Uptime Institute Russia

Mikhail Deev, Project Manager, Yandex

Nikolai Pochinok, Technical Director, Symantec

Petr Ronzhin, Head Engineer for Data Centre Operations, Yandex

Petr Kireev, Independent Consultant

Viktor Gavrilov, Technical Director, AMDTechnologii

Dmitry Fokin, Managing Director, IXcellerate

Martin Eming, Business Development EMEA, Eaton

Anton Pavlenko, Infrastructure Consulting Manager, Accenture

Data centers infrastructure becomes smarter and smarter with every year. New interesting solutions appear in the field of IT and engineering systems management, as well as operation control. These solutions are focused at automation of staff activities, increase of data center effectivity and controllability, resulting in decrease of operation costs and TCO. Intelligent and optimal construction of data center is not enough today to win in competition with existing sites and offer more reliable and diverse services; one should also take into account data center maintenance and operation costs. Automatic systems, effectively planned data center management and its scale – it’s the only way nowadays to gain in service net cost, and thus to get serious advantages in competitive struggle.

At «Data Center-2015», besides traditional items, will also be discussed the following:

  • How to offer your clients competitive and reliable IT service?
  • How to decrease operation costs and rule the staff effectively?
  • TCO and automation level: where is the balance?
  • Service models: different ways of IT transformation
  • Data center architect. Where to look for human resources and how to train them?
  • Software-defined revolution. What does it bring for data center of tomorrow?
  • Cloud as a successful business case.

The conference deliberately expands the traditional agenda touching upon the global problems of modern IT development, as data center today does not only serve for support of any enterprise IT-system, but becomes the point of generating and delivering of all the IT services, with no exclusion.

Conference distinctive feature is many attendees from vertical markets, government structures,  large Russian enterprise who present such industries as financial, telecom, retail, oil&gas, insurance, medicine, education and others.

Further information can be found at DCFORUM website.