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  1. 1. Discuss the most pressing issues on Data Center Consolidation Efforts in the FederalDATA CENTER Government Key Stakeholder Briefs on Data CenterCONSOLIDATION TM Consolidation Include: Zach Baldwin Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative,Reducing the Overall Data Center Footprint Office of Citizen Services and InnovativeWorkshop Day Oct 3, 2011 Renaissance Arlington Capital Technologies, U.S.Main Summit Days Oct 4-5, 2011 View Hotel • Arlington, VA General Services Administration Donald Adcock, SES Executive Director at Information Technology Agency (ITA), United States Army Ron Ross Computer SecurityINSIGHTS, RECOMMENDATIONS AND BEST PRACTICES ON: Division, Information Technology Laboratory,• Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative Implementation NIST• Reducing Energy Usage Cynthia Cassil• Initiatives for Increasing IT Security Director of Systems Integration Office of the• The Persistent Need for Cyber Security CIO, US Department of• Agency Consolidation Efforts to Reduce the Overall Data State Enter Footprint Daud Santosa• Promoting the Use of Green IT by Reducing Energy and Chief Technology Officer, Real Estate National Business Center, Department of InteriorINFORMATIVE WORKSHOP SESSIONS INCLUDE: Robert G. Williams• Federal Cloud Computing: From Business Cases to Pilots to Director, Data Center Implementations Consolidation Division, IT Services Office,• Hosting Virtual Networked Infrastructures in the Cloud Office of the CIO, U.S.• GraphLab: A New Parallel Framework for Machine Department of Learning in the Cloud Homeland Security• Coordinating Cloud Standards Media Sponsored By: Partners:
  2. 2. DATA CENTER WHO YOU WILL MEET: IDGA’s Data Center Consolidation Summit is a forum on theCONSOLIDATION revolutionary challenges the IT community currently faces in data consolidation and optimization. You will have the opportunity to participate with an audience ofReducing the Overall Data Center Footprint military, government, academic and private sector leaders with job Renaissance Arlington Capital View HotelOCTOBER 3-5, 2011 Arlington, VA functions such as: • CIO • IT Director / Manager • Cyber Security In 2010 the Federal Government began what could be the largest data • Chief Technology Officer center consolidation project in history. The Federal Data Center • Enterprise Architecture Consolidation Initiative has mandated a $3 billion in savings by the end of • Technology Services fiscal 2012, reducing the overall cost of data center operations and energy • Engineers consumption by Federal Agencies. Over the course of the last ten years, the number of data centers has more than tripled. Currently, there are • Business Transformation over 2,000 data centers in use across the federal government with little • Enterprise Transformation reuse or sharing of resources within or across Agencies. Additionally, data centers consume a growing portion of the Nation’s energy/electricity supply due to a growing demand for the services they provide. The next five years will showcase a focused energy around data ABOUT IDGA: center consolidation. Between the newly instituted Cloud-First Policy and the move towards Data Center Consolidation, it is estimated that the Federal Government will save upwards of $18 Billion by 2015. The Institute for Defense & IDGA’s Data Center Consolidation Summit will focus on current and Government Advancement future efforts in the consolidation and optimization of data center (IDGA) is a non-partisan information resources. This Summit is designed as a forum in which decision makers based organization dedicated to the and end users can come together to discuss and learn from the collective promotion of innovative ideas in knowledge within the government and IT sector. public service and defense. We bring together speaker panels comprised of military and government professionals while attracting delegates with decision-making power from military, government and STAY CONNECTED! defense industries. In addition to our live events, IDGA Visit today to: offers an online community dedicated to providing defense industry professionals with industry• Register for the event analysis and insights through• Download the complete program agenda podcasts, videos, webinars, articles,• View the complete speaker roster and biographies and presentations from key industry leaders. Members of our online• Gain free access to relevant podcasts, videos, articles, community are able to extend their interviews, whitepapers and past presentations at our live event experience and interact resource center with the defense industry by• Learn more about the location, venue and hotel discounts leveraging the opportunity to• Learn more about our sponsors, exhibitors and media partners network, share ideas, best practices, and business solutions. Join our community today at www.idga.org2 Log on to or call 1-800-882-8684 to register today
  3. 3. CLOUD COMPUTING WORKSHOP DAYMonday, October 3, 2011Cloud Computing is proving to be a vital part of the Federal Government’s Data Center Consolidation efforts and with the “Cloud First”policy it has never been more important to be informed about Cloud Computing. Sign up for this one-day intensive workshop focused onhow to maximize the cloud for your data center consolidation needs. 8:00 Registration & Coffee 8:30 - 10:15 Latest Cloud Case Studies Federal Cloud Computing: From Business Cases to Pilots to Implementations Federal Cloud Computing has evolved in the past year from business What will be covered: cases, to pilots, to implementations. This interactive discussion will help • Business Cases: Cloud Computing cases identified by NIST you build your professional network, understand the complex landscape, • What has been learned over the last three years see the Cloud Computing cases identified by NIST and see some pilots • Q&A: Empower you to engage in Federal Cloud Computing and implementations related to Cloud Computing. Your participation How you will benefit: should empower you to engage in Federal Cloud Computing! • Build your professional network • Understand the complex landscape • Learn from examples from the session leader Brand Niemann, Semantic Community 10:15 - 12:00 Virtualization and Computer System Security Hosting Virtual Networked Infrastructures in the Cloud This session will discuss the development of virtualization technologies for What will be covered: computer system security and for Cloud Computing in two parts. The first • Grid computing part of this session will cover computer system security, where delegates • Networking and virtualization technologies will learn about the developing virtualization-based systems for capturing, • Middleware and virtual machines investigating and defending against stealthy computer malware (e.g., How you will benefit: worms, rootkits, and bots). The second part of this session will address the • Maximize system security development of a virtualization-based middleware that creates virtual • Explore virtualization technologies networked environments on top of a shared physical infrastructure. • Learn to defend against stealthy computer malware Dongyan Xu, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University 12:00 - 1:15 Lunch 1:15 - 3:00 Advancements in Cloud Systems GraphLab: A New Parallel Framework for Machine Learning in the Cloud Driven by cheap commodity storage, fast data networks and the desire to What will be covered: record and share our experiences in real-time, the scale of many important • Review of the MapReduce abstraction machine learning problems has exceeded the capacity of traditional • GraphLab framework sequential learning systems. With the promise of efficient scalable • Scaling results in both the multi-core and cloud settings computation, parallelism has emerged as a dominant paradigm in devices How you will benefit: ranging from energy efficient mobile processors to massively scalable Cloud • Learn how to maximize your cloud with machine learning Computing services. • Explore advanced techniques • Hear how coercing iterative machine learning algorithms into MapReduce can lead to inefficient parallel learning systems Joseph Gonzalez, Machine Learning Department, Carnegie Mellon University 3:00 – 4:15 Cloud Diffusion Cloud Diffusion Cloud computing has started to transform economic activities in developing What will be covered: economies also known as the global South. Many businesses are taking •Cloud based mobile applications advantage of the pay-as-you-go model of the technology, and its scalability •Review of could diffusion in developing economies and flexibility features, and government agencies in the South have been •Cloud-related megaprojects’ investing in cloud-related megaprojects. Cloud-based mobile applications are How you will benefit: becoming increasingly popular and the pervasiveness of cellphones means that •Explore how the clouds impact on the developing world the cloud may transform the way these devices are used. However, findings •Examine how various determinants affect cloud-related performances and conclusions drawn from surveys, studies and experiences of companies and impacts on the potential and impact of cloud computing in the developing world are •Explore Cloud Computing strategies inconsistent. This presentation reviews cloud diffusion in developing economies and examines some firms in the clouds supply side in these economies to Nir Kshetri, Assistant Professor, University of North present a framework for evaluating the attractiveness of this technology in the Carolina Greensboro context of evolving needs, capabilities and competitive positions. 3 Log on to or call 1-800-882-8684 to register today
  4. 4. MAIN SUMMIT DAY ONE Tuesday, October 4, 2011 7:30 REGISTRATION 12:30 LUNCH 8:30 Chairperson’s Opening Remarks 1:30 Promoting the Use of Green IT by Reducing Energy and Real Estate • Technologies that will reduce energy usage 8:45 Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative How to maximize your real estate GSA PERSPECTIVE • • Phases 1 & 2 of the long term plan • Reducing the overall footprint of your data centers • Agency by agency inventory of data center assets Emerge Alliance Panelists • Long term goals Zach Baldwin, Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative, Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies, U.S. 2:15 Developing Greater Interoperability, General Services Administration Portability and Security Capabilities • Technical challenges of hosting legacy applications • Capabilities for the Cloud 9:30 1.4 PUE – The New Mandate for Federal Data • Future initiatives DOE PERSPECTIVE Center Energy Efficiency John Messina, U.S. Technical Advisor, NIST • Strategies needed to face challenges and goals associated with The White House Council on Environmental Quality’s (CEQ) target to achieve PUE rating of 1.4 by 2015 3:00 NETWORKING BREAK • Improving energy efficiency by 40-50 percent Jake Wooley, IT Sustainability Programs, CIO, U.S. Department of Energy 3:45 IT Data Center Consolidation Strategies at the OF STATE UPDATE U.S. Department of State DEPARTMENT • Department of State challenge 10:15 NETWORKING BREAK • Keys to success • Long range plan Cynthia Cassil, Director of Systems Integration Office of the 11:00 The Data Center of the Future CIO, US Department of State • Where have there been successes? • Where is there room for improvement? • Looking forward 4:30 The Future of Cloud Computing Norm Laudermilch, Senior Vice President Worldwide • Assured Cloud Computing University Center of Excellence Infrastructure, Terremark • University/Air Force partnership • Workforce development and STEM educational programINFORMATION OFFICER Dr. Roy Campbell, Sohaib and Sara Abbasi Professor of 11:45 DISAs Current Efforts in Data Center Computer Science, Siebel Center, University of Illinois Consolidation DISA CHIEF • Advantages for DoD moving to the Cloud • Rapid Access Computing Environment 5:15 END OF DAY ONE • Potential savings for DoD Henry Sienkiewicz, Chief Information Officer, Defense Information Systems Agency Very good overall. Good mix of Government, Industry and DoD. - Net-Centric and Enterprise Architecture Analyst, HQ Air Force Space Command 4 Log on to or call 1-800-882-8684 to register today
  5. 5. MAIN SUMMIT DAY TWO Wednesday, October 5, 2011 7:30 REGISTRATION 1:30 Cloud Computing Strategies and Lessons Learned • The future of Cloud Computing 8:45 Chairperson’s Opening Remarks • Successful implementation • Potential pitfalls Daud Santosa, Chief Technology Officer, National BusinessARMY PERSPECTIVE 8:30 Technology Transformation in the Army IT Center, Department of Interior Agency • Army Data Center Consolidation update • Potential savings 2:15 Evolution of Formal and Informal Institutions • Priorities going forward around Cloud Security Donald Adcock, SES, Executive Director at Information • Overview of cyber crimes today Technology Agency (ITA), United States Army • Economics of Cloud security • Emerging technologies Nir Kshetri, Assistant Professor, University of North 9:30 DHS Data Center Consolidation Efforts Carolina Greensboro • Incorporating “lessons learned” • Successful public and private sector consolidation efforts • Progress at DHS 3:00 NETWORKING BREAK Robert G. Williams, Director, Data Center Consolidation Division, IT Services Office, Office of the CIO, U.S. Department of Homeland Security 3:45 Building a Measurement Infrastructure for the Data Center and Demonstrating its Positive Effect on the Transformation of an 10:15 NETWORKING BREAK Aging Facility • Baseline your existing facility so you can quantify your future savingsKEYNOTE ADDRESS 11:00 The Politics of Data Center Consolidation • Having knowledge of your existing facility load and setting • Budgetary drivers for consolidation future goals positively informs your decision making process • Efforts towards greater sustainability in federal government • Form a strong partnership between IT and facilities for • Public perception optimal success in transforming your data center The Honorable Tom Davis Ian Katz, Data Center Facilities Manager, Columbia University Information Technology 11:45 The Persistent Need for Cyber Security • Assessing the risks associated with consolidation 4:30 GIG Content Delivery Service (GCDS) • Where are we vulnerable? • Optimizing DoD web content • Defending against cyber attacks • Minimizing response times • Increasing connection speeds for the user Ron Ross, Computer Security Division, Information Technology Laboratory, NIST Myron Abernathy, GCDS Customer Management CDS3, DISA 12:30 LUNCH 5:15 END OF SUMMIT Made some good points and opened my eyes on some information I need to research. - Chief Engineer, US Transcom JA-6 5 Log on to or call 1-800-882-8684 to register today
  6. 6. Location & Lodging Information 5 Easy Ways to Register Now!Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel Web: www.DCCevent.com2800 South Potomac AvenueArlington, VA 22202 Email: info@idga.orgReservations: 703.413.1300Website: Phone: 1-800-882-8684travel/waspy-renaissance-arlington-capital-view-hotel/ Fax: 646-378-6025, 24 hours a dayGroup Rate - $264 + 14.5% Mail: IDGAPlease identify you are part of the IDGA Data Center Consolidation 535 5th Avenue, 8th Floorevent to ensure the special rate. Note that you are eligible for this rate New York, NY 10017three day prior and three days post the event based on availability.Reservations Telephone - (800) 228-9290 PricingPlease make your reservation before September 12, 2011 in order Military, Government, Register by Register by Register by Standardto ensure you are eligible for the group rate. Industry & Academia* 29-Jul-11 26-Aug-11 23-Sep-11 Price All-Access Pass $1,535 $1,635 $1,735 $1,835 Main Summit $990 $1,090 $1,190 $1,290Sponsorship and Exhibition Workshop Day $645Opportunities Still Available! * This category does NOT include government contractors. Contractors are considered civilian/industry for the purpose of determining registration fees.For more information please contact Tom Boccard at SOCO ADVISORY 09-03: 7.(a) Admission fees of $645 per day or less for all646-253-5517 or attendees are considered reasonable costs worldwide for the purposes of JER 3-211 (a)(7). Team Discounts+Sponsors: Number of Attendees: Savings of: 3 to 4 10% 5 or more 15% +Discounts apply to registrations submitted together, at the same time. Cannot be combined with any other discount. Dress Code: Military personnel are kindly requested to be in uniform. Appropriate attire for Industry is business casual. MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: IDGA A $99 processing charge will be assessed to all registrations not accompanied by credit card payment at the time of registration.Media Partners: * CT residents or people employed in the state of CT must add 6% sales tax. Details for making payment via EFT or wire transfer: JPMorgan Chase Penton Learning Systems LLC dba IQPC: 957-097239 ABA/Routing #: 021000021 Reference: Please include the name of the attendee(s) and the event number: 20441.001 Payment Policy: Payment is due in full at the time of registration and includes lunches and refreshments. Your registration will not be confirmed until payment is received and may be subject to cancellation. Please refer to for cancellation, postponement and substitution policy Special Dietary Needs: If you have a dietary restriction, please contact Customer Service at 1-800-882-8684 to discuss your specific needs. ©2011 IDGA. All Rights Reserved. The format, design, content and arrangement of this brochure constitute a trademark of IDGA. Unauthorized reproduction will be actionable under the Lanham Act and common law principles. 6 Log on to or call 1-800-882-8684 to register today
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