The Green Grid
Uptime Institute
Open Compute Project
UAE Business
Arab Advisors
Mena Cloud Alliance
Techweek Europe
Developing Telecoms

About This Conference

UPGRADING THE REGION'S CRITICAL DATA INFRASTRUCTURE FOR IOT, CLOUD AND SMART CITIES

DCD>Middle East is the region's most important forum for business, operations and technology executives from the region’s data center-scale organisations to discuss cloud and data center infrastructure build-outs in the Middle East. With exponential demand driven by IoT, Smart Cities and Big Data applications, there is a growing need for more localised, more agile and much more scalable IT infrastructure.

From open-source, artificial intelligence, software-defined infrastructure, edge networks to multi-cloud architectures and hybrid IT environments,  this year's event will focus on the global technology and business trends for data center and cloud infrastructures and how these can be applied in a regional context, helping you accelerate your journey toward a fully transformed digital businesses in 2017 and beyond.

With a full day of pre-conference activities followed by a full day conference and exhibition the event will include expert panels, keynote presentations, interactive workshops and roundtables, not to mention an expo showcasing the latest technologies. In less than 24 hours you will network, learn and share your way to a more decisive 2017.

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Key Themes

Colo + Cloud

Colo + Cloud

Focused on understanding complex capacity issues and data center outsourcing options including sourcing, integration and management of DCaaS, IaaS & PaaS.

Automation + Control

Automation + Control

Focused on understanding the journey towards the true software defined data center that is data-driven requires automation at every layer of the stack.

Networks + Interconnect

Networks + Interconnect

Focused on the internal and external data center transit layer from core to edge and the rapidly developing data center interconnect [DCI] eco-system.

Design + Build

Design + Build

Focused on what’s new in data center design, value engineering and construction methodologies within the emerging data center segments.

Open-Data Center

Open-Data Center

Focused on the open-source and data-driven data center movement and the transition from proprietary to non-proprietary software and hardware models.

Power + Cooling

Power + Cooling

Focused ‘South of the Rack’ on engineering, operations and facilities management and optimizing the performance, efficiency and resilience of the critical environment.

Security + Risk

Security + Risk

Focused on assessing risk and managing the security of ever-more distributed mission critical infrastructure and ICT systems

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Sponsors & Exhibitors

Lead Sponsors

Knowledge Partners

Exhibitors

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Venue

Madinat Jumeirah
Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Events Centre - Jumeirah - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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