UC Davis has invested in a Gartner resource called Gartner for Technical Professionals. This service differs from the traditional “Magic Quadrant” research and focuses on very tactical implementation and practical advice on direction, technical solutions, etc. The service provides all UC Davis IT staff the ability to read GTP research and to engage in unlimited calls with GTP analysts.
Please come to the Lunch & Learn on November 9 at The Grove (aka Surge III), room 1310.
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Pizza will be served (please bring your own drink)
11:30 a.m. to noon: Gartner Services Overview and web tour
12 - 1 p.m.: Analyst discussion - "Creating a Cloud Strategy"
We will speak with Analyst Mindy Cancila, via Webex, regarding creating a cloud strategy. Mindy works as a Research Vice Presidentat Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP) and is the agenda manager for public cloud. Current areas of research include cloud adoption strategy, comparing and selecting public cloud service providers for IaaS, and cloud management.