Data Center Management

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The data center management community focuses on the holistic management and optimization of the data center. From technologies such as virtualization and cloud computing to data center design, colocation, energy efficiency and monitoring, the BrightTALK data center management community provides the most up-to-date and engaging content from industry experts to better your infrastructure and operations. Engage with a community of your peers and industry experts by asking questions, rating presentations and participating in polls during webinars, all while you gain insight that will help you transform your infrastructure into a next generation data center.
    • Data Center Transformation

    • Upcoming May 14 2014
    • We may feel that everything is moving to the cloud, but even clouds need to exist somewhere. The data center is more important than ever in a world where we create 2.5 billion GB of data every single day. But with every data center growing in size and delivering more and more capacity, how do you keep it cool, efficient and effective for your purposes? Attend this full day of webinars with industry thought leaders from around the world as they keep you up to date with the latest trends. From flash, to SSD, to DCIM and radical design, join today to stay ahead of the most important data center innovations, essential adoptions and connect with your fellow data center professionals.
    • 15 webinars
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    • Data Center Monitoring

    • Recorded: Mar 19 2014
    • While monitoring systems are crucial for data center management, as many as 42% of IT professionals seldom or never use key performance indicators for energy efficiency, according to the latest study by UBM Tech. Join this summit to learn of the factors responsible for limiting data centers’ capabilities and find out how a comprehensive monitoring system can prevent data centers from underperforming, with tools and strategies to maximize efficiency and reduce energy use.
    • 7 webinars
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    • Data Center Efficiency

    • Recorded: Feb 12 2014
    • With more data than ever to process and information to store, data centers will only be growing larger, greatly increasing the need for additional cooling and energy use. Attend this summit to hear experts share insight on the latest tools, metrics, software and technology that can help your enterprise increase data center efficiency and significantly reduce energy costs.
    • 5 webinars
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    • Enterprise Storage

    • Recorded: Nov 20 2013
    • If 2013 was the year of software-defined everything, of everything-as-a-service, and big data – what’s on the horizon for storage in 2014? What do we still need to know about the innovations of this year? What hard realities have been missing from the hype? In this bi-annual event from BrightTALK, top thought leaders from all over the globe gather to share their insights into one of the most difficult areas of IT infrastructure and shed light on some of the most crucial topics facing enterprises today, including backup/recovery, hardware innovations, continued transition to cloud storage and the implications of big data. Join this summit with other smart people from around the world to participate in live events and ask your questions.
    • 20 webinars
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    • Software-Defined Networking

    • Recorded: Nov 13 2013
    • With the promise of higher agility and cost reduction to your network management, software-defined networking is proving to be a disruptive force in the networking and telecommunications industries. As this emerging technology continues to expand, many are quickly jumping on the bandwagon without really understanding what SDN is. Attend this summit as industry experts examine the fundamentals of SDN and the challenges and benefits for using this technology to improve your operational efficiency.
    • 6 webinars
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    • Data Center Transformation

    • Recorded: Nov 12 2013
    • Eighty-four percent of surveyed companies experienced problems with power, cooling, capacity, assets and uptime that negatively impacted the business, according to a recent IDC survey. This is a problem as more and more end-users expect unparalleled service reliability from their services. But it's a problem that can solved. Join this summit as industry experts discuss the various methods to transform your data center through energy efficiency, innovation and software.
    • 22 webinars
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    • Cloud Week 2013

    • Recorded: Oct 8 2013
    • Join the discussion at BrightTALK’s annual Cloud Week, topics include cloud infrastructure, cloud security, cloud services and governance and compliance in the cloud. Attendees will benefit from a mixture of practical content, strategic overview and analysis on the most innovative cloud trends and use cases from the leading speakers across the cloud industry.
    • 44 webinars
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    • Cloud Infrastructure

    • Recorded: Oct 8 2013
    • You know what the cloud is and the benefits it can provide. But implementation of the cloud and integration with legacy platforms and applications can be confusing and a hassle for even the most qualified cloud expert. Join this summit as experts and thought leaders discuss their own cloud implementations – from Infrastructure-as-a-Service to a multi-cloud provider hybrid cloud -- and the integration projects to make a seamless transition to the cloud without affecting business service delivery.
    • 28 webinars
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    • Private and Hybrid Cloud

    • Recorded: Sep 18 2013
    • Private and hybrid clouds provide you with the flexibility and scalability of cloud computing with more control behind your own firewall. Most understand the concept of both clouds, but very few can implement a solution effectively and in a timely manner. Join this summit as thought leaders and cloud implementors discuss the ins-and-outs of private and hybrid clouds and how to navigate through the pitfalls.
    • 5 webinars
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    • Big Data Week 2013

    • Recorded: Sep 10 2013
    • Join BrightTALK's inaugural Big Data Week. Industry experts will present the latest in big data research, trends and best practices. Industry experts will discuss how to manage evolving risks from unstructured data, tips on using big data to drive results and techniques to manage newly developing technical challenges.
    • 37 webinars
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