ABOUT DATA CENTER WORLD

Data Center World Global 2017 carries the theme of Data, Automation, Scale: Building and Managing the Data Center of the Future.  Unique to the industry, the conference draws upon the knowledge and experience of the more than 3,500 AFCOM members, the association for advancing data center and IT infrastructure professionals, to create an end-user driven agenda that focuses on real solutions for today's key challenges. At the heart of this must-attend event is more than three decades of experience bringing the best education, most abundant networking, and broadest access to best-in-class vendors together across four days.

REAL-WORLD, VENDOR-NEUTRAL EDUCATION

At Data Center World, you'll get top-quality knowledge without bias toward a specific vendor product or service. Unlike many other conferences, Data Center World is designed to help you solve your key challenges as a data center and IT infrastructure professional. Each topic and speaker is carefully selected to provide you with relevant, timely and practical education.

BUILT BY END-USERS

We have selected sessions that address the most challenging issues facing data center and IT infrastructure professionals in today's environment. You get in-depth sessions across a broad range of topics including: IT operations, facilities operations, cutting edge modern data center topics, and security and disaster recovery.

NETWORKING EVENTS TO CONNECT YOU WITH PEERS

At Data Center World, you get networking and peer learning opportunities unavailable at other events – enabling you to make new connections, re-kindle old ones, gain insights, and ask questions on your most pressing challenges. Leveraging attendee feedback, Data Center World recognizes the best advice is often from peers who have “been there and done that".

CONNECT WITH TOP INDUSTRY VENDORS

The Data Center World Exhibit Hall allows attendees to connect with the top solution providers in the industry. You will have the opportunity to connect with vendors you know as well as providers that can offer you solutions that you aren't currently leveraging in your organization.