The Critical Facilities Roundtable will hold its third annual Technology Convergence Conference on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA.

The full day conference includes 24 sessions and roundtable forums covering the latest advancements in data centers, facilities and IT infrastructure, monitoring, security, audiovisual, and networking.

Hear from CIOs, CTOs, IT, facilities, data center, and lab owners cover topics on:
  • Cloud Computing Hype vs. Reality
  • Data Center Challenges and Solutions for R&D Labs
  • Advantages and Disadvantages Between Owning vs. Leasing Data Center Space
  • Innovative Approaches to Virtualization Data Center Management through instrumentation using the IP Network
  • Data Center Buildout: Stakeholder Engagement Innovation to Electronics Recovery and Recycling
  • New Utility Energy Efficiency Programs for Data Centers
Attendees will also be treated to end-user case studies that are applicable to small, medium and large enterprises. End user participants include Yahoo!, Microsoft, Tivo, Robert Half International, JP Morgan Chase, Intel, Symantec, Fenwick and West LLP, Stanford University, and CSAA, to name a few.

The full agenda can be found at