Next Generation Data Center Conference & Expo Call For Papers Now Open


IDG World Expo today opened its Call For Papers for Next Generation Data Center Conference & Expo(TM) (NGDC(TM)), the only strategic IT event focused on the complete end-to-end solution and new technologies for the data center. NGDC, now entering its second year, will be collocated with LinuxWorld Conference & Expo. The deadline for submissions is February 22, 2008.


Moscone Center

747 Howard Street

San Francisco, CA


Conferences: August 4-7, 2008

Expo: August 5-7, 2008


Data Center technology subject matter experts


Proposals can be submitted using the following url:


NGDC will focus on emerging trends and key topic areas; the conference programs are designed around the following tracks:

— Applications

— Virtualization

— Networking Services and Data Center Optimization

— Adaptive Facilities Management and Planning

— Data Center Security

— Data Center Storage, sponsored by SNIA

Sessions: Sessions are one hour in length, and include panels, case studies from customers, and technical sessions.

Tutorials: In addition to these tracks we are also looking for proposals for Tutorials – 3 hour workshops on each topic – attendee workbooks required.