Information, Opportunity, Solution: Your Link to Success

With a relentless commitment towards the Qatar National Vision 2030, the country is enroute to transform itself into an advanced nation. Ambitious plans and a commitment from the country’s telecom regulating body to invest $500 million are making the country soar on its path to expand the ICT sector. Combined with the setting up of well-developed data centre facilities this clearly indicates that Qatar is a strategic business zone to watch for in the future. Economic development being one of the four pillars of the National Vision, new ways of diversifying business capacity are being explored and means to integrate information and communication technology in education, administrative processes and governance are being paved. Qatar’s winning the bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup is a remarkable achievement and is expected to have a windfall impact on the economy. The Government of Qatar has already outlined a plan to spend around $100 billion, i.e. 87% of the GDP on infrastructure projects. Careful sequencing of schemes and robust plans to make sure that it is scalable, adaptable and future proof is of critical importance now.

Ever-increasing amounts of visual and audio data are now being produced, stowed and accessed, and the networks that give entry to this content are becoming ever more extensive. In this framework, the need for regular back-up of mission critical information to remote data-centre services becomes more acute. There are now opportunities like never before for the IT and data service industries for supporting and complimenting this new phase hence being the most opportune time to grow and expand here.

This is your chance for a peek into the future and delve deeper into the current challenges and learn from the existing, well-oiled models. DCD brings you in-depth case studies and path breaking best practice sharing sessions so that you can learn how they progressively evolved and emerged, encapsulating the finer points of datacenter management. Furthermore we will help you look for tangible solutions and incentives to move beyond the DBO model, build an agile datacenter infrastructure, monitor power shift and unleash business advantages by better managing your datacenter to match global standards.

Come join us as we host the 4th edition of DCD Converged Doha on the 23rd of September at the Grand Hyatt Doha to uncover drivers and inhibitors that will shape the market in the years to come. This edition of Converged features our hallmark multi-track conference agenda and is supported by a unique expo environment creating networking and learning opportunities.

 

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Key topics:

DESIGN, BUILD,OPERATE:
From site selection and engineering design through to power availability and full data center automation

OUTSOURCING DECISIONS:
From collocation to Platform-as-a-Service, from Software-as-a-Service, to building your data centre capacity in the cloud

IT OPTIMISATION:
Insight on how IT needs drive data centre strategy and how that impacts infrastructure requirements

Who should attend?

DatacenterDynamics Doha is specifically designed to fill the knowledge and networking needs for both those responsible for the design, build an operation of IT facilities as well as key IT decision makers responsible for strategic decisions regarding capacity planning and technology investment.

  • Chief Information and Technology Officers
  • Datacenter Facilities Managers and Engineers
  • Information Technology and Infrastructure Managers
  • Network, Cabling and Communication Engineers and Integrators
  • Architects, Design Build Consultants, and MEP Professionals
  • Datacenter, Commercial Office Space and Operations Staff
  • NOC, SOC and DOC Staff and Managers
  • Server, Storage and Application Administrators
  • C-level executives (Chief Executive Officer / Chief Information Officer / Chief Operating Officer / Chief Financial Officer / Chief Technology Officer)
  • Data Centre Managers and Directors
  • Data Centre Project Managers
  • IT DirectorsIT Project Managers
  • Infrastructure Directors
  • IT Consultants
  • Data Centre Consultants
  • Business Analysts
  • Finance Directors & Managers

 

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