Data Center World Local Chicago features 2 educational tracks to fit the needs of attendees: IT Management and Facilities Management.

IT Management

This track focuses on the day-to-day tasks related to the management of technology infrastructure components and the needs of individual applications, people, services, security, storage, networking and connectivity elements of a IT Operations Team.

Topics:  Cloud, Best Practices, BC/DR, DCIM, Risk Assessments, Staffing, Strategy, Data & Network security, Metrics, Managing remote systems.

Facilities Management

This track focuses on the Data Center Facility.  From build-out to redesign of data center and the support systems, including automation, Codes, Efficiencies, electrical, cabling structures, fire suppression and commissioning.

Topics: Commissioning, Regulations and Codes, Build, Upgrade/Retrofit & Expansion, Efficiencies