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Data Centre Africa Expo Conference

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Elephant Hills Resort

Mosi-Oa-Tunya

Victoria Falls, Matabeleland North Province

Zimbabwe

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Data Centre Africa Expo Conference attract, leading innovators, solutions providers, location agencies, power companies, infrastructure and connectivity leaders, data centre service firms, cooling specialists, European and global organizations, investors, data centre audit firms, government agencies, Data Centre Managers and senior IT professionals from Enterprise, Public Sector and small businesses, CTO's, CIO's, IT Directors, Data Centre Managers, DC Design Directors/Managers, Infrastructure Managers, Purchasing Managers, Facilities Managers, Network Systems and Security professionals, Project Managers and Engineers and Data Centre Investors and many more.

Data Centre Africa Expo Conference is the largest dedicated Data Centre event in Africa, and the world’s largest independent Data Centre event. Over the two days of Data Centre Africa Expo Conference 2017, the event attracted 2,500 (BPA Audited) IT professionals and Decision makers within the industry from all over the world who are interested in investing in Data Centres in Africa.

The 2018 event will see the show go from strength to strength. Again we will attract even more Data Centre Managers and senior IT professionals from Enterprise, Public Sector and SMEs, including CTO’s, CIO’s, IT Directors, Data Centre Managers, DC Design Directors/Managers, Infrastructure Managers, Purchasing Managers, Facilities Managers, Network Systems and Security professionals, Project Managers and Engineers.

Data Centre Africa Expo Conference is THE show of the industry, delivering for the Data Centre industry in Africa!

Agenda is Live Data Centre Africa – The Road to Africa Digital Transformation.
8th – 9th February 2018

Day 1 – 8th February 2018
Keynote by Zimbabwe Politician

09:00
1hr
Uptime Leadership Conference
Launching Data Centre Africa – The Leadership Conference To Cover The Following Topics:
1. Cloud adoption and security concerns seem to come hand in hand. Discusses why businesses should put their fears to rest?
2. Explain why an increase in cloud adoption could be critical to improving customer service.
3. Highlights the importance of assessing your readiness when it comes to cloud migration
4. Is there a place for both an Iaas and DevOps approach to the cloud? Which is best?
5. Discusses how businesses can defend their virtual environments against advanced attacks.
6. Highlight the region specific Data Centre challenges by bringing together domestic and international subject matter and discuss best practice.
7. Discuss the role of Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) in the optimisation of data centres
10:00 - 1:00

Lunch
Data Centres reshaping African Economies
(Economist to speak about impact of digitalisation on economies globally)
1:00
1hr
Financing New Built Data Centres and DC ROI Models
VC presentation
2:00
1hr
Break
0:30
30min
African Cloud Services Development in the near future
Microsoft or Amazon to talk
3:30
1hr
Social Media Future In Africa
Facebook
4:30
1hr
Final remarks
5:30
10min
Cruise
7:00

Day Two – 9th February 2018

Overcoming African Show Stoppers – success case studies
Panel
10:00
30min
Modular Data Centres – Dos and Don’ts
Panel of vendors and users
10:40
30min
IoT implementations in Africa – Lessons learnt
Panel of users
11:20
30min
Data Centre Security – physical and virtual
Panel of vendors
12:00
30min
Lunch
01:00

Managing Energy shortages cost-effectively
Panel of vendors and users
02:00
30min
Building Highly Effective DC Ops Teams
Panel of resources
03:00
30min
The Future requirements of DC hungry industries – Government, Banking, IT and Telecom
Panel of users
04:00
30min
Closing remarks
Event organisers
05:00
30min

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Mosi-Oa-Tunya

Victoria Falls, Matabeleland North Province

Zimbabwe

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