Featured Events

Smart Data Summit 2017

April 03 - 04, 2017  |  Sofitel - The Palm Jumeirah  |  Dubai, U.A.E.

Over the past three years, the Smart Data Summit has emerged as the leading big data and analytics event in the Middle East region. In its fourth year, the summit will explore the benefits and evaluate the business potential of using big data and analytics in day-to-day business. The 4th Annual Smart Data Summit will be held on April 3-4, 2017 at Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa. Last year the summit saw experts from globally renowned organizations coming together to emphasize on the potential of big data and analytics and its impact across different industry verticals. Read more


Data Works Summit 2017

April 05 - 06, 2017  |  Munich, Germany

DataWorks Summit and Hadoop Summit are global events for business and technical audiences who want to learn how data is transforming business and the underlying technologies that are driving that change. At Summit, you’ll learn, connect, and grow. You’ll interact with thought leaders, Apache Committers, industry luminaries, and hundreds of your peers. Our two-day program is bursting at the seams! Read more

Gartner IT Operations, Strategies & Solutions Summit

May 08 - 10, 2017  |  Hilton Orlando  |  Orlando, Florida

Join your peers at the most important gathering for IT operations professionals. IT operations is a critical component for a healthy IT ecosystem. However, because of persistent and dynamic change, the efficacy of IT operations is increasingly being viewed through the lens of business outcomes.  Each day, business users are demanding higher levels of support, speed and innovation. If IT operations can’t deliver against these expectations, users can go elsewhere. Amid such rapid change and external pressure, how can IT leaders be clear about where the value of IT operations resides? By rethinking traditional paradigms and saying no to “business as usual.” Read more


May 08 - 11, 2017  |  Austin Convention Center  |  Austin, Texas

Immerse yourself in two days of in-depth education on critical topics. Each training course takes place May 8–9 and is limited in size to maintain a high level of learning and instructor interaction. Since 1999, the O’Reilly Open Source Convention has brought together talented people from diverse backgrounds who are doing amazing things with open source technologies. We share new techniques and approaches, proven best practices, and practical skills. No matter what your technical experience level, you’ll learn from the useful stories and hard-won experience delivered by our talented and expert speakers. Read more

Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Data Center Summit

May 15 - 16, 2017  |  Hilton Sydney  |  Sydney, Australia

Enterprise transformation is the new imperative for the data center, infrastructure and operations, the impetus for business-driven strategies and investments.  As a leader charged with delivering on the transformation promise, you must be an enabler—embracing agile deployment models that include cloud, containers and micro services, managing an explosion of data, and achieving ever-rising service levels. You must be an influencer—working in a collaborative culture built on new business relationships and financial acumen. Most of all, you must be a transformer—laying the foundation for the vast digital ecosystem and virtualized data center of the future. Read more

Strata Hoop + World

May 22 - 25, 2017  |  San Jose Convention Center  |  San Jose, California

Strata + Hadoop World is where cutting-edge science and new business fundamentals intersect—and merge. It's a deep dive into emerging techniques and technologies. You'll dissect case studies, develop new skills through in-depth tutorials, share emerging best practices in data science, and imagine the future. Our speakers have a laser-sharp focus on the data issues shaping all aspects of business, including verticals such as finance, media, retail and transportation, and government. Read more

Cloud Expo

June 06 - 08, 2017  |  Javits Center  |  New York City, New York

Cloud Expo is the single show where delegates and technology vendors can meet to experience and discuss the entire world of the cloud. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy. Meanwhile, 94% of enterprises are using some form of XaaS--software, platform, and infrastructure as a service. Read more


June 19 - 22, 2017  |  San Jose, California

Most companies with outward-facing dynamic websites face the same challenges: pages must load quickly, infrastructure must scale efficiently, and sites and services must be reliable, without burning out the team or breaking the budget. Velocity is the best place on the planet for web ops and performance professionals like you to learn from your peers, exchange ideas with experts, and share best practices and lessons learned. Read more

Web Summit 2017

November 06 - 09, 2017  |  Lisbon, Portugal

Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”, a crossroads for the world’s largest buyers and sellers of technology, alongside many of the world’s most disruptive emerging technology companies. It’s not just Europe’s largest companies that will be at Web Summit, but over 7,000 CEOs from companies of all sizes and industries learning about what new software and hardware can transform their businesses. For the first time, they’ll be joined by leading academics, those at the forefront of tech and business worlds, cultural icons and influencers, and key global leaders to tackle the world’s most pressing issues.

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