Warsaw – 16 September 2013 – Next week on 26 September, Warsaw hosts the third regional datacenter and cloud conference. The event will cover the evolving role of the datacenter, particularly in relation to the transition to cloud, and the need for a new level of datacenter energy management, flexibility and responsiveness (www.datacentrescee.com)
As a regional conference, the event is characterised by thought leaders, expert speakers and case studies that will provide invaluable insight and a unique holistic perspective of the management of today’s IT infrastructure, data, reliability, software and cloud as seen by executives on the front line, highlighting special issues relevant to enterprise users. It will also bring focus to current datacentre developments in each of the countries in the region.
Reflecting these opportunities, the conference will include a special focus on the CEE regional market for datacenters, enterprises and their evolving outsourcing needs, the deployment of private cloud, new technologies and market growth impact across the sector.
Sylwester Biernacki, CEO, Plix, Cristian Grigore, Managing Director, NxData, Andris Gailitis, CEO, DEAC and Jan Tomko, Managing Director, Datahouse a.s representing four CEE countries, will join the regional leadership panel at the annual forum
Ms Anna Anna Katarzyna Nietyksza, President and founder of EuroCloud Poland Association, CEO of the group EFICOM SA, Member of the European Economic and Social Committee in Brussels, and Member of the Digital Agenda Group and Group working on cloud computing opinion will present a keynote on Cloud in CEE markets.
The event will feature new research from BroadGroup with current trends in demand in datacentre markets across the region and growth forecasts, customer case studies, cloud panels, a critical focus on datacenter energy management and DCIM, finance and investment for datacenter and cloud business in CEE, colocation business models, sustainability and efficiency in datacentres, fibre and network connectivity. Poland and its market prospects will feature at the event:
"The Polish data centre market is a market in transition, commented Marion Howard-Healy, Senior Consultant at BroadGroup. “There is a strong representation of network players and systems integrators in the national market, as well as an increasing presence of wider regional and pan-European players. Data centre capacity is growing along with the number of impressive-looking new builds being launched. With its geographical position in Europe and a reputation for resourcing quality IT skills, Poland is well-placed to benefit from the current demand for improved agility by business organisations and from the uptake of cloud services."
Sponsors include Schneider Electric, DEAC, Anixter, Atman, Future Facilities, CBRE, Bird & Bird and Invest Lithuania. Industry Partners include International Data Centre Group, EBRD, eco, EFICOM and Eurocloud Polska. The official media partner is datacentres.com.
Media partners include decyzje-IT.pl, CRN Patronat, PMR, Oasis, ECM Plus, Computerworld, eco, Datacenterjournal, Bvents, ECM Plus, BoogarLists, Haking, thedatachain, Balkans.com, businessvibes, TechWeek Europe, Conferencelocate.com, CRMxchange, Mind Commerce, eForensics Magazine, Asia Today, and InfoCom.
Posted by: Francine Low, Event Services Director, BroadGroup, (17-Sep-2013)