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CloudTalk Online 2021 – bringing together the best IT professionals of Eurasia for the 2nd time

“CloudTalk Online Matchmaking Summit” – Eurasia’s most comprehensive and widely attended online cloud computing event will bring together household names in the cloud sector across the region for the 2nd consecutive year between 26-27 May 2021.

Talking about the event, CloudTalk CEO Burkay Yapağcıoğlu said that he wants to exploit the full potential of online events in 2021, amidst the continuation of the pandemic and accompanying health hazards and social distancing norms. He stated that the previous version of the event i.e., CloudTalk Online 2020 saw the coming together of 2000+ technology professionals from 20 countries giving them the opportunity to engage with 60+ international cloud experts in five halls.

We had an extraordinary digital conference and fair experience for our participants in 2020”, said Yapağcıoğlu, before adding that their CloudTalk Online 2021 goals are more ambitious, and the event can see the coming together of more than 3,000 participants this year.

Get an opportunity to meet tech mammoths with a never-seen-before fair Experience

1,200+ one-on-one meetings, over 124,000 interactions, 570 hall meetings, 3,700 message deliveries, an average of 300 viewers per session, and 5,000+ profile viewing were among some of the key achievements of last year’s event.

Tech giants like Alibaba Cloud, Cloudflare, Acronis, Mailchannels, Reseller Club, and Synacor interacted with participants in the virtual foyer area during the previous year’s version of the event, thus making it one of the best networking event in Eurasia. It linked individual experts and participants within their respective fields and to the job opportunities they were in search for.

Now the 2021 event aims at bringing together more than 100 tech enterprises and over 3,000 IT professionals in the virtual foyer. It will give participants an opportunity to link with a greater number of prospects in the cloud computing sector.

Digital Infrastructure to help you reap maximum benefit from the event

CloudTalk Online Matchmaking Summit is designed to facilitate professional time management by allowing meeting plans with thousands of participants from over 20 countries spread across Eurasia before and during the conference. It also offers conference video calls in the form of roundtables in the networking lounges, enabling participants to engage in meaningful conversation with people with similar interest through the chat feature. The open-participants interface allows everyone to see one another and enjoy an interactive experience.

The notification and reminder features in the interface guarantees that all participants can reap maximum benefits from the event by simplifying presentations in the five different halls sorted according to their interests.

Broad participation to open the door to new opportunities in the business world

Apart from the presence of global tech giants like IBM, Amazon, Microsoft, and Alibaba Cloud, the participant profiles of the 2020 event consisted of IT specialists, C-level IT managers, system and network administrators, data center specialists, security managers, software developers, cloud architects, product managers, independent consultants, sales and business development representatives, and end-users.

Hurry! Register for CloudTalk Online 2021 today

CloudTalk Online 2021 is open for registration now. Burkay Yapağcıoğlu stated that the process of forwarding meeting requests and creating personal agendas to match different participants with one another will start three days before the event. All registered participants and partners can continue communicating on the platform for 2 additional days after the event.

He further stated that they are extremely pleased with the interest this year, though the registrations have just started.

To register for this one-of-a-kind event, visit the website today.

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Data Center World announces updated program and special features for 2020 Virtual Event

Data Center World, the leading global conference for data center, facilities and IT infrastructure professionals, today announces details for Data Center World 2020: A Virtual Experience, taking place August 24th-27th. The virtual event will offer a robust lineup of content including more than 50 informative sessions, a virtual Expo Hall and networking opportunities, providing data center professionals with expansive interactive content to learn the latest trends and technologies impacting the industry.

“With so many industries’ very survival depending on the efficient running of data centers – health care, government, law enforcement, education, research, manufacturing, and more – this is a critical time for the community to be getting together safely and virtually to continue the narrative and learn best practices from each other for navigating new territory,” said Brian Gillooly, Content Director, Data Center World.

Suggested reading: Top 10 best data center providers in Singapore in 2020

Program Conference sessions will be presented by leading industry experts with topics spanning the entire data center, from planning and automation to sustainability. Tracks have been updated to reflect the evolution of data center technologies and the issues that have risen to the top of the industry’s priority list. Tracks include:

  • Data Center Planning for Innovation
  • Design, Build, Operate, and Automate
  • Mission Critical Facilities and Energy Management
  • Data Center Essentials
  • Data Center IT Infrastructure and Platforms
  • Optimizing Data Center Performance and Delivery

The virtual event will run from 11:30 AM – 7:30 PM ET each day. A Virtual All Access pass will cost $995 and includes online access to all conference sessions, keynotes, workshops, Expo Hall and sponsored sessions, and networking opportunities. It also includes on-demand access to all conference and keynote sessions for 3 months after the event, access to Omdia researchers, and exclusive market research.

Networking opportunities using artificial intelligence to help ensure more valuable connections, attendees will have ample opportunity to network with peers and create lasting connections. Throughout the event, there will be social video and entertainment breaks involving games, giveaways and prizes. There will also be video discussion groups and happy hours based on industry or topic area, speaker meet and greets, a Women in Data Centers Meetup and a chance to meet with Omdia analysts.

Expo Hall The virtual Expo Hall will feature the industry’s leading vendors showcasing hundreds of innovative products and services. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the latest technology and identify the best solution to improve their data center management strategy. The virtual experience will allow for seamless communication with exhibitors including live interactions and forums for discussion, ensuring that attendees can make the best purchasing decision for their company.

“Our team is committed to creating a virtual platform that brings together the data center industry for productive discussion, innovation and collaboration,” said Kelly Kocher, Market Leader, Data Center World. “Data Center World 2020: A Virtual Experience will provide the same quality content and meaningful conversations that have always been associated with our live events, while fully leveraging the advantages only a digital platform can offer.”

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Edge Congress Europe is edging closer, here’s why you should be there!

With industry predictions of the connection of billions of installed devices and embedded sensors over the next 5-years and the success story in North America, Europe is on the edge of large-scale deployment of this critical technology. Sectors such as automobile, manufacturing, utilities, oil and gas, gaming and retail are turning to Edge technology with Germany boasting a first mover advantage when it comes to regulation, technological adoption and standards.

The focus of Edge Europe at present is in deploying within the aforementioned complex manufacturing plants, and in developing automated car systems and motorways. Smart factories offer a very interesting case study as technologies and devices within a typical manufacturing plant delivering precision engineering, the storage and security of data necessary to facilitate this becomes more and more critical.

With this in mind, the premier gathering of Edge technology manufacturers, early adopters of Edge and the new wave of Edge deployers Edge Europe 2020, will be hosting this year’s European event in Frankfurt, Mainz, Germany 26th March.

Suggested reading: 5 cloud computing trends for 2020 that will redefine cloud industry

Speaking at the event this year includes; AJ Byers, President International, Compass Data Centers, Mathieu Duperre, Chief Executive Officer, EdgeGap, Jason Rylands, Vice President, Business Development, German Edge Cloud, Eddie Kilbane, Chief Executive Officer, DataPlex, Harald Summa, Chairman, DE-CIX.

The agenda will be a mix of seminar sessions from keynote speakers, panel discussions from thought leaders and early adopters, roundtables and a unique Q&A session. Topics include, Leaders at the Edge, which covers broad strategic priorities for edge, exploring how the market has developed to date and the direction in which it is going. An overview of Enterprise activity and strategy will include speakers from automobile, manufacturing, rail and IoT to give a unique view of their IT strategies.

The roundtables are hosted by an industry expert who will moderate a session between 10 – 15 of your peers while they openly discuss pain points such as budget. This format is an opportunity for you to have a deep dive and interactive examination of the most pressing topics. Injecting life into the ecosystem at the Edge is an insightful examination of the ecosystem.

Related read: Top public cloud storage providers in 2020 (with comparison)

By visiting the event this year, you will have insight through a full agenda, access to the roundtables and opportunity to network with Edge professionals and peers to share challenges and offer solutions as we drill down into specific pain points and commercial challenges emerging.

In addition, key edge players you can meet at the event include; DH Capital, Starline, IBM, Rittal and Stulz. The event is a diverse ecosystem of edge players, infrastructure, hardware, software, AI, connectivity, real estate, investors, telecommunications, and end users.

This annual forum will give you clarity on the pathway forward for Edge in Europe.

Visit to find out more.

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Participants from 15 Eurasian countries coming to Turkey for “Cloud Computing” event

The largest Cloud Technology organization of Eurasia, CloudTalk Global – 2020, which is the first and only cloud-specific event across the region, will be held in Istanbul under the slogan of “Connect with the Future” on June 11.

The pulse of one of the near future trends, cloud computing, will beat in Turkey once again with one of the most important events of the region. CloudTalk Global – 2020 Conference and Exhibition, which will bring senior industry representatives and cloud computing professionals from 15 different countries together, will be held at the Istanbul Congress Centre on June 11, 2020. The event, where cloud technology will be discussed extensively, is also characterized as being the biggest event of Eurasia specific to this sector.

It is no secret that the investment patterns and statistics and the change in economic models, worldwide and locally, indicate that the IT sector will play a major role in the future. In addition to technological products and services, software exports have also become a branch that makes significant contributions to Turkey’s economy. CloudTalk Global – 2020, aiming to make Turkey the marketing-communication center of technology and innovation in the cloud computing sector, brings together the movers and shakers of the sector with cloud-computing-specific conferences and fairs.

“Turkey will be an alternative to the USA and Western Europe in cloud computing”

Burkay Yapağcıoğlu

Indicating that they will host more than 2000 participants from 15 different countries at the CloudTalk Global – 2020 event, Burkay Yapağcıoğlu said: “Although we have tens of cloud computing companies in Turkey, CloudTalk Global – 2020, which will be organized under the banner of cloud computing sector for the first time, is a great opportunity not only for Turkey but also for many countries in the region like Azerbaijan, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, etc. Especially in conference sessions, we will try to make a case for the potential of Turkey as it understands the needs of the region and is closing the gap on its global rivals by enjoying having the edge on costs effectiveness and high R&D capabilities of becoming a solution partner and an alternative market for the countries of the region in the cloud computing industry dominated by USA and technology companies based in Western European.”

Emerging trends and best practices in the cloud industry, long-term cloud strategies for digital transformation, next generation of cloud infrastructure technologies, multi-cloud strategies and their adaptation in companies, “Edge to Cloud Computing” strategies, “Intelligent IoT Edge Appliance”  and application areas, Future of Cloud-Native IT Infrastructures, Data Centre Optimization and Transition to Cloud Structures, Latest Innovations in Cloud Product Development and in DevOps, Latest State of Microservice and Container Technologies will be discussed at the conference.  

Also read: 10 key technologies and trends to support digital infrastructure in 2020

36 senior executives from international leading cloud companies such as Microsoft, Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud as well as the local cloud service providers namely BulutBroker and UzmanPosta will be on the stage as speakers at the event to be participated by senior IT executives, IT consultants, network administrators, system administrators, data center experts, cloud architects, security managers, developers, and product managers.

You can register for the event through website.

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Join the leaders in data center and cloud at Datacloud Africa Leadership Summit 2019

The data center market in Africa is expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 14% from 2018 to 2024. –

The demand for data center colocation services in Africa has significantly grown in recent time. This growth in demand is because of the improvement in connectivity levels and an increase in data traffic volumes. The digital transformation in Africa has got accelerated and the market requires servers, power, connectivity, and server space.

Researches show that the Africa data center market is experiencing most of the investments from telecom and enterprises. Big public cloud players like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure are entering the Africa market.

Talking about the cloud market in Africa, it will double in size over the next five years. By the end of 2019, the market will be worth $1.7 billion.

To focus on investing, powering, connecting, and deploying data centers across Africa and discuss the challenges for Africa’s digital economy and growth, the Datacloud Africa Leadership Summit 2019 is returning on 26th September at Movenpick Ambassador Hotel, Ghana.

Datacloud Africa Leadership Summit 2019: Overview

Datacloud Africa is a premium forum for data center and cloud leaders in Africa. The event will host more than 40 leading speakers from across the continent and attract delegates from over 50 countries.

The one-day summit is a foremost networking and business deal-making platform for data center and cloud players, their customers, investors, as well as suppliers.

There will be more than 250 attendees from nearly 140 companies, including Vertiv, Starline, Legrand, Schneider Electric, Africa Data Centres, Rack Centre, Data Economy, to name a few.

Leading speakers at DataCloud Africa

  1. Mulang Mika, Internet Affordability Activist & Cloud Architect, Microsoft
  2. Dr Olufemi Oyenuga, Chief Customer Architect, Oracle
  3. Selorm Adadevoh, Chief Executive Officer, MTN Ghana
  4. Ayotunde Coker, Managing Director, Rack Centre
  5. Stephane Duproz, Chief Executive Officer, Africa Data Centres
  6. Ezekiel Egboye, Chief Operating Officer, Rack Centre
  7. Pierre Havenga, Managing Director MEA, Vertiv
  8. Wouter van Hulten, Chief Executive Officer, PAIX Data Centres
  9. Eben Owen, Sales Director, Africa, Uptime Institute

Find the full list of speakers here.

Main topics to be discussed at Datacloud Africa

  • Market Analysis – Africa’s Digital Journeys
  • Power Security and Development for DC Infrastructure
  • Building World-Class Infrastructure to meet growing Local needs
  • Building the Digital Factory
  • Africa’s Digital Highways – Advances in Subsea, Terrestrial and Wireless Connectivity
  • Cloud Provider and Enterprise Customer Engagement Strategies
  • Workforce Development and Retention for Africa’s Digital Economies
  • Internet Affordability: A key driver for digital transformation in Africa

The complete agenda is available here.


The summit will also feature an award ceremony where the judges will choose the winners from all the nominees. There are seven categories:

  1. Africa Data Centre Service Provider of the Year Award
  2. Africa Cloud Service Provider of the Year Award
  3. Excellence in Data Centre Award: Africa
  4. New Data Centre of the Year Award: Africa
  5. Global Connectivity for Africa Innovator of the Year
  6. Africa Data Centre Location of the Year Award
  7. Africa Data Centre Energy Innovator of the Year

Eligible companies can nominate themselves for the award here.

Register now!

Register today to save 20% on your tickets by using our discount code- DHNDCA19.

DHN is the official media partner of the event. Stay tuned with us for updates.
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Datacloud Ireland: Join the leaders in cloud and datacenter to discuss innovation, trends & more

Cloud computing is shaking up almost every industry today, and generating billions of dollars in revenue. It’s not showing any sign of slowing down. According to Gartner, the global cloud services industry will grow 17.5% this year and reach $214.3 billion. This growth will be exponential through 2022.

Further, the cloud services market is projected to experience nearly 3x the growth of overall IT services market.

Here are some quick cloud market statistics:

  • 28% of spending in key IT segments will shift to cloud by 2022— Gartner
  • 94% of enterprises around the world are using cloud— RightScale
  • In Europe, 26% of businesses used cloud computing in 2018, mostly for email and storage—Eurostat
  • Cloud services market revenue in Europe will reach $43.22 billion by 2021, up from $29.74 billion in 2016—Statista
  • More than third of businesses see cloud investments among the top 3 investing priority. By the end of 2019, over 30% of the new software investments will shift from cloud-first to cloud-only—Gartner

To help businesses discuss innovation in the cloud and datacenter, collaborate, do business deals, and know future trends, the Datacloud Ireland conference is returning for the 3rd year on 18th September at Conrad, Dublin.

Datacloud Ireland—At a glance

Datacloud Ireland is an ideal meeting place for the datacenter and cloud ecosystem in Dublin. With the theme—Opening Minds. Closing Deals, the one-day conference will bring together senior executives from the industry to discuss, collaborate, learn the latest trends in cloud and datacenter, and more.

The event will explore the way Ireland is evolving as an international hyperscale hub and highlight colocation opportunities available. Over 140 companies and 250 attendees from 15 countries will be there at the event.

The experts will also share insights on the development of Dublin as a smart city and the recently announced Nordic-Irish partnership for smart and sustainable city development, connectivity, the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI), edge computing, power situation in Ireland, etc.

Conrad, Dublin

Expert speakers at Datacloud Ireland 2019

John Halligan TD, Minister of State for Training, Skills, Innovation, Research and Development, Government of Ireland will open the Datacloud Ireland. He will talk about the challenges and opportunities in the datacenter sector, skills gap and the role of regulation.

The main speakers at the event will include:

  1. Stephen Brennan, Chief Digital Advisor, Irish Government
  2. Stephen Byrne, Datacentre Lead, Mercury
  3. Garry Connolly, President and Founder, Host in Ireland
  4. Seamus Dunne, Managing Director, Interxion, Ireland
  5. Rod Evans, Director EMEA, High Performance Computing & AI, Nvidia
  6. Peter Marin, Chief Executive Officer, T5 Data Centres
  7. Fabien Vieau, Principal, Data Centers Energy & Location Strategy, EMEA, Google

The full list of speakers is available here.

Main topics to be discussed at Datacloud Ireland

  • Challenges and opportunities for a world-leading data centre sector
  • Key trends and new technologies shaping the data centre landscape
  • Diversity of market requirements in the US vs European Edge deployments
  • Setting a new pace in transatlantic fibre
  • The power situation in Ireland
  • Ireland’s connectivity status
  • What makes a good investment in a data centre
  • Accelerating the digitalisation of the Irish Economy
  • Truth-busting the 5G myth
  • Disruption within the data centre
  • Shedding light on Artificial Intelligence

Register now

Register today to save 20% on your tickets by using our discount code- DHNDCI19.

DHN is the official media partner of the Datacloud Ireland 2019. Stay tuned with us for updates.
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DCD>Bangalore all set to bring together industry experts from Datacenter and Cloud community

Businesses around the globe are increasingly opting to provision their computing, storage, and data using on-demand cloud services. This has given a substantial rise to the usage of cloud services as well as data center equipment and services in the market.

Computing demands has increased all the more, especially with the advent of modern technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), edge computing, and big data. While some enterprises are going for cloud, others are opting for the data center.

The scenario is the same in India as well. The country has a strong customer base of over a billion users. There are favourable government policies coupled with the digital revolution, IoT deployment, and cloud adoption. This shows that India is gearing up for the second phase of data center growth. These trends are expected to lead to the rise in web-scale data centers within the country.

To track the inevitable growth of web-scale datacenters in India, the 9th Annual DCD>Bangalore is returning this year on 18 July.

DCD>Bangalore: At a glance

DCD>Bangalore is India’s leading data center and cloud infrastructure convention that will bring together senior stakeholders from the Datacenter and Cloud community.

The conference will have discussions on the current paradigm shift from on-premise to colocation to cloud, edge computing, green data centers, digital transformation, and other key aspects that enable the evolution of the IT infrastructure in the country.

It will be a day filled with thought-leading presentations, panels, keynotes, lightning sessions, hosted roundtables, solutions briefings, big discussions, private and closed-door debates, workshops.

The one-day event will feature over 850 senior industry attendees, more than 30 industry-leading speakers, and around 30 partners and exhibitors.

Expert speakers at DCD>Bangalore

  1. Pritam Goyal, General Manager – Data centre & MTX Infrastructure Planning, Vodafone Idea Ltd
  1. Pradeep Guda, Solution Architect, Alibaba Cloud
  1. Suresh Rathod, Senior Vice President – Enterprise Sales, Ctrls
  1. Prakash Chandra Lohia, Senior Vice President, Reliance Industries Limited
  1. Sairam Veeraswamy, Senior Director – Innovation Programs, VMware
  1. Sundara Ramalingam N, Head of Deep Learning Practice, NVIDIA
  1. Stephen Worn, CTO and Managing Director, NAM, DatacenterDynamics
  1. Bharat B Anand, CTO, National Intelligence Grid (NATGRID), Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India

9. Ajay Garg, Business Development Director of Data Center Management Solutions, Intel Corporation

10. Vikas Aggarwal, Partner, Business Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP

11. NK Singh, Senior Business Development Director, Uptime Institute

12. Sandeep Dandekar, Executive Vice President, Procurement & Asset Management, NTT Com-Netmagic

13. Vinit Gupta, Country Head Marketing, Numeric India, Legrand

Find the full list of speakers here.

Key themes to be covered at the event

  • Digital Transformation & The Data Center Edge
  • Executing Hybrid IT Strategy
  • Energy Smart & Sustainable Infrastructure
  • Modernization & Lifecycle Management

Register for DCD>Bangalore:

To register for the event and explore new business opportunities, follow this link.

*Free plans also available.

DHN is the official media partner of DCD>Bangalore. Stay tuned with us for updates.

Datacloud Global Congress 2019 covered the biggest challenges in cloud, edge and datacenter infrastructure

Datacloud Global Congress 2019, the premier leadership summit for critical IT infrastructure, covered the biggest challenges in the cloud, edge computing, and data center infrastructure. The tech event was a huge success, where all the attendees found it a valuable platform for their industry.

Held in Monaco on June 4-6, the event attracted investors, financiers, business leaders, and customers to do the deals and influence the outcomes for the next year and beyond.

The three-day summit had four co-located events and keynotes from industry leaders from Vapor IO, Cloudflare, CELLNEX Telecom, Open Edge Computing, and Open19 Foundation.

Highlights from Datacloud Datacloud Global Congress & Awards 2019

  • Edgecon

The day-one of the conference included Edgecon and Datacloud Global Awards events. The Edgecon brought together top public cloud providers, IoT practitioners, infrastructure owners, wireless operators and edge computing developers.

The experts discussed the real-world deployment of edge computing and define requirements.

“The importance of the edge is ever important now. If you’re raising money, just put ‘edge’ at the front of your pitch and there is a better chance you will be successful,” said Cole Crawford, CEO and founder of Vapor IO.

Winners of Datacloud Global Awards

The evening was filled with innovation, excellence and diversity, as the winners of the 12th Datacloud Global Awards were announced. The awards recognized excellence in the data center, edge, and cloud industry.

  • Excellence in Corporate Social Responsibility – Kao Data
  • Cloud Service Provider of the Year – Jelastic
  • Data Centre Service Provider of the Year – CBRE
  • Data Centre CyberSecurity Award – Cyxtera
  • Data Centre for Smart City Award – RISE SICS North
  • Excellence in Regional Data Centre Award – Asia Pac – GDS Services
  • Excellence in Regional Data Centre Award – Europe – Green Mountain
  • Excellence in Regional Data Centre Award – Middle East and Africa – Rack Centre
  • Excellence in Regional Data Centre Award – Americas – GlobeNet
  • Global Connectivity Innovator of the Year – Global Cloud Xchange
  • Hyperscale Innovation Award – Chindata
  • The Edge Innovation Award – Vapor IO
  • Data Centre Location of the Year – Greater Montréal
  • Digital Champion 2019 Award – SBAB Bank implemented by City Network Hosting AB
  • Young Digital Leader of the Year – Sami Badri-Credit Suisse
  • Young Engineer of the Year – Paul Harrison,
  • Law Firm of the Year Award – Eversheds Sutherland,
  • Edge Investment Award – EdgeConneX
  • Real Estate Deal of the Year Award – Legal & General Capital & Goldacre Noe Group
  • M&A of the Year Award – CyrusOne
  • The BroadGroup Award – Andrew Harrison & Andrew Jay
  • iMasons Sustainability Champion Award – Joe Kava, Google

Philip Low, chairman BroadGroup commented: “The Awards honour the most forward-thinking individuals and advancements and in the industry. All of this year’s winners are disrupting and innovating in ways we had never imagined and helping to define a new era in the IT infrastructure market.” 

  • Data Economy Finvest Summit

The day two was dedicated to finance, investment and legal matters within the data center and cloud industry. Experts shared their vision for the business and future of the industry.

  • China Forum

After two intensive days of networking, awards, and knowledge sharing, the day- three was fulfilled with more inspirational talks and deal-making sessions.

It was more of a tech day, where the attendees got to learn about the latest trends in artificial intelligence (AI), 5G, and edge computing. Most of the attendees from some of the biggest cloud companies in China.

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7 biggest announcements at Interop 2019

Interop 2019, an unbiased IT conference, hosted all levels of IT and business pros at the Mirage, Las Vegas, on May 20-23. The three-day event provided attendees a complete objective view of the things happening across all the IT disciplines.

It featured speakers from industry leaders like Google, Microsoft, IBM, Juniper Networks, Cisco, Delta Dental, and Red Hat.

Interop 2019: Top announcements

Having said that, below are the main announcements made at Interop 2019:

1. Winners of 2019 Best of Interop Awards

Interop announced the winners of its 2019 Best of Interop Awards to recognize the companies that made significant technological advancements with their innovative products.

2019 Best of Interop Awards Winners:

  • CloudEdge Expander Cloud Module, Expanse
  • DevOpsDatadog Synthetics, Datadog
  • Infrastructure—Batfish Enterprise, Intentionet
  • Security— Edge Expander Cloud Module, Expanse
  • Emerging Vendor— 128 Technology
  • Honorable Mention— IBM Multicloud Manager, IBM and ThousandEyes Multi-Cloud Network Intelligence, ThousandEyes

“A huge congratulations to this year’s award winners as well as all those who submitted,” said Meghan Reilly, General Manager, Interop. “These awards are a staple for Interop and continue to honor companies who push the envelope to better not only their organizations, but the industry as whole. Thank you all for your dedication and hard work in an everchanging and growing space.”

2. Kissflow Digital Workplace

The workflow management leader Kissflow launched an industry-first unified digital workplace platform called Kissflow Digital Workplace. The new solution combines the power of project management, process automation and team collaboration to streamline business workflows and enterprise productivity.

“Over the last six years, our world-class business process and workflow automation platform has enabled thousands of companies’ productivity processes across the globe,” said Kissflow’s CEO, Suresh Sambandam.

“We’ve now embarked on a greater mission of providing an intuitive product that unifies the entire spectrum of work. Our new no-code platform is built on the consumer scale capabilities coupled with enterprise-level security of Google Kubernetes Engine, which is flexible enough to enable a perfect orchestration between various microservices of Kissflow.”

3. Arcules adds ACaaS to its portfolio

Arcules added access control-as-a-service (ACaaS) to its portfolio that already includes Video-Surveillance-as-a-Service (VSaaS). The new solution will allow customers centrally manage access control effectively across geographically dispersed business locations in a single user interface, the company said.

4. Datadog’s SaaS-based monitoring and analytics platform

Datadog showcased a new monitoring and analytics platform for infrastructure, applications, logs, etc. Based on software-as-a-service (SaaS), the new solution is a unified platform to provide visibility into the performance of modern apps.

5. Expander Cloud module

Expanse showcased the new Edge Expander Cloud module that will enable enterprises to monitor their internet traffic flows for risky and out-of-policy communications.

6. Forward Enterprise platform

Forward Networks launched a new network verification platform called Forward Enterprise that enables network operators to query their network like a database.

7. IBM multi-cloud management solutions

IBM showcased its multi-cloud management solutions that can provide greater operational agility and power to identify, analyze and respond quickly to change in the hybrid and multi-cloud environments.

Suggested reading: 15 e-commerce trends to watch out for in 2019

The event witnessed many more innovative announcements for enterprises, which can be found here.

It will return next year as Interop 2020 in Las Vegas on May 4-7.

Images source: Interop


Datacloud Global Congress 2019 returns for 16th year to offer thought leadership across IT infrastructure ecosystem

70% of organizations say that IT infrastructure allows them to stay competitive and optimize business performance, according to a study by IBM Institute for Business Value and Oxford Economics.

In the era of digital transformation, it is important for organizations to adapt their business requirements on the basis of evolving market needs, customers, and technologies.

IT infrastructure has to be handled efficiently to minimize the costs while enhancing the benefits. The key areas of an IT infrastructure include cloud, security, networks, servers, applications, data, etc.

To offer organizations high-quality content and thought leadership across the entire IT infrastructure ecosystem, the Datacloud Global Congress & Awards 2019 is returning for 16th year to Monaco on 4-6 June 2019

Datacloud Global Congress & Awards 2019- At a glance

With the theme— Opening Minds. Closing Deals, Datacloud Global Congress is a premier leadership summit for critical IT infrastructure. Over the past 15 years, the Datacloud has evolved and played a crucial role as international networking and deal-making opportunity for the IT sector.

The three-day event will cover challenges in the cloud, edge evolution, and data centre infrastructure. It will attract investors, financiers, business leaders, as well as customers to do deals that influence outcomes for the next year and beyond.

Who will attend the event?

Datacloud Global Congress will work as a platform to bring together solutions providers, location agencies, leading innovators, power companies, infrastructure and connectivity leaders, data centre service firms, cooling specialists, investors, data centre audit firms, government agencies and many more from Europe and around the globe.

Expert Speakers at Datacloud Global Congress 2019

  1. Jose Antonio Aranda, Innovation & Product Strategy Director, PRODUCT, CELLNEX TELECOM
  2. Yuval Bachar, President & Chairman, The Board, OPEN19 FOUNDATION
  3. Cole Crawford, CEO and Founder, VAPOR IO
  4. Alan Evans, Sr. Director, Partnerships & Ecosystem Strategy, EDGE GRAVITY
  5. Iain Gillott, President, IGR
  6. Jason Hoffman, CEO, MOBILEDGEX
  7. Martin Levy, Network Strategy, CLOUDFLARE
  8. Rolf Schuster, Director, OPEN EDGE COMPUTING
  9. Eric Simone, Founder and CEO, CLEARBLADE

Co-located events and Agenda

  • Edgecon (4th June)

Vapor IO’s Edgecon will feature top public cloud providers, IoT practitioners, infrastructure owners, wireless operators and edge computing developers. The experts will discuss the real-world deployment of edge computing and define requirements.

The Edgecon will help attendees to create powerful networking opportunities with potential customers and partners.

  • Datacloud Global Awards 2019 (4th June)

The Datacloud Global Awards 2019 will be announced on the 4th of June in Le Sporting Club, Monte Carlo. Details here.

  • Data Economy Finvest Summit (5th June)

Finvest will present Risk and Reward for investors in data centre, cloud and edge businesses.

  • China Forum (6th June)

This timely forum will bring together players in China, enterprises, and datacenter operators internationally.


To register for the event, click here.

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