187 Days
W Dallas - Victory
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A peer-to-peer VIP event to solve the data center, cloud & edge capacity challenge

Event in numbers:

  • Networking icon 250+ Senior colo, cloud & telco executives
  • Conference score icon 90% rated last year's program 7/10 or higher
  • 1-2-1 Meetings icon 82% Rate the networking opportunity 7/10 or higher
  • BuildingIcon.jpeg 46+ New colo builds within DFW area identified in 2020

Why DCD>Dallas?

With 53MWs+ of colocation inventory DFW is the 2nd largest market in the US. At this exclusive event for 250 regional VIPs, you can expect to meet:

  • Hyperscalers including Google, Facebook & AWS who spent $29 billion on data centers in Q1 2019 alone
  • US Colos responsible for 314+ data centers
  • Construction companies generating $6.2+ billion in data center revenues
  • Consulting engineers & architects driving $305+ million in data center project fees
  • Telcos including Verizon, AT&T & NTT with a market cap of $222+ billion.

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2019 Speakers included:

Key themes:

  • Energy Smart New
    Energy Smart Infrastructure

    From future battery technology to microgrids and the latest cooling tech, this content theme provides data center operators with expert opinion and guidance on how to design and operate highly-efficient and highly-reliable mission critical environments that support the next generation of high density IT.

  • 5G, Edge, Interconnect
    5G, Edge & Interconnect

    The data center landscape is evolving fast with 5G and IoT technologies set to ignite exponential data growth at the core and create a “new” edge ecosystem. This content theme looks at how this new infrastructure layer is going to be built, deployed and connected.

  • Building at Scale New
    Building at Scale & Speed

    It’s crucial for data center developers and operators to reduce time to construction especially within the colo and hyperscale sectors. This content theme explores new greenfield data center design, construction techniques, framework agreements and supply chain dynamics

Apply for a pass:

You qualify for an exclusive enterprise pass if:

  1. Your company is an enterprise organisation with datacenter requirements
  2. You, as an individual, are directly engaged, as a management planning, strategy, design, procurement, implementation, integration and operations in a C-level or Director level position

You qualify for an exclusive colo/cloud/telco pass if:

  1. Your company is an owner/operator of Colo / MTDC / MSP / Cloud or Telco data centers
  2. You, as an individual, are directly engaged, as a management professional in planning, strategy, design, procurement, implementation, integration and operations at a C-Level /Director level

You qualify for an exclusive advisory pass if:

  1. Your company is a technical consultancy or contractor i.e architect, engineering, construction, design, systems integration or facilities management.
  2. Or, you provide the following professional services: investment & real estate, IT sourcing, legal.
  3. You are a Director or C-Level employee

  • DCD is an invaluable source for both thought leadership, the introduction of cutting edge ideas and simply for developing new business opportunities.

    Rick Einhorn, EYP Mission Critical Facilities
  • DCD sets the bar for high quality data center industry events, networking and knowledge-sharing.

    Oman N Elissa, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • DCD does a great job at putting together an event that enables us to share some of our perspectives but also to be able to get feedback from people.

    Kevin Brown, Schneider Electric

2020 US event series:

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    Solving the enterprise data center, cloud and edge infrastructure capacity challenge
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    Solving the data center, edge and cloud capacity challenge for future industries
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    Solving the global colocation and cloud infrastructure capacity challenge