AFCOM - September NYC/NJ Metro Chapter Meeting and Data Center Tour at Cervalis

  • Friday, September 19, 2014
  • 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 754 Totowa Road, Totowa, NJ

Please join us for the September AFCOM NYC/NJ Metro Local chapter meeting at Cervalis. You do not have to be a member to attend however the facility tour is for members only.  You can join prior to the meeting or onsite with any of the local board members.  There will be a Networking Lunch at the Barnyard & Carriage House Restaurant followed by a Data Center tour of the Cervalis facility.  

Agenda:

  • 11:30am - 1:30pm
    • Luncheon and Networking at The Barnyard & Carriage House about 5-10 minutes from Cervalis.  Once lunch is served, eash sponsor will be invited to speak to the group for approximately 10 minutes each.
  • 1:30pm - 2:00pm
    • Transition to Cervalis; each participant chooses one of three round tables.
  • 2:00pm - 3:00pm:   
    • Each Round Table will run for 30 minutes each and will be repeated if there are enough interested people. 
  • 2:30pm:
    • Cervalis Data Center Tours begin for those not in a round table discussion.
  • 4:30pm: 
    • Apple iPad Mini Raffle, Sponsored by Afcom NY Metro Chapter (End Users Only)
  • 3:00pm - 5:00pm:
    • Cervalis Data Center Tours, Networking, Cocktails and Hors D'Oeuvres

Bring business cards to be part of the Apple iPad Mini Raffle.

Round Table Discussion Topics:

  • Presentor - Cervalis
    • Data Centers – More than just colocation (i.e focus on industry trends, what we see is happening, public/private/hybrid cloud)
  • Presentor - Alert Logic
    • The Emerging Threat Landscape and Strategies for Defense (i.e. Discussion around all the breaches that are occurring, etc.)
  • Presentor - Lightower
    • Mitigate Risk and Improve Performance With A High Capacity Network (Discussion around challenges working with network providers, a look at the current landscape - and a look ahead, plus how Lightower fits into the picture)

 

 

 

 

Fees:

  • There will be a $25 charge for all Vendor non-members.
  • All Members and Data Center End Users receive FREE admission, only register under this if you own/operate a Data Center or if you are a Member.
  • Note(Sales representatives of Data Center owners do not count in this category)
Restrictions:
  • Must be a member to tour the Cervalis Facility
  • All attendees are required to have Government issued ID.
    • http://www.tsa.gov/traveler-information/acceptable-ids

Addresses:
The Barnyard & Carriage House
754 Totowa Road
Totawa, NJ 07512
 
Cervalis
50 Madison Road
Totowa, NJ 07512
 
Looking forward to seeing you all there! 


Phone: (732) 230-5238
Email: President@AfcomNYCNJ.com or events@AfcomNYCNJ.com

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