Join us on Wednesday, November 16th at Venture X Charlotte (address below) for an in-person evening of networking and education, Our panelists and moderator will discuss why data growth and data gravity are critical factors to address.

  • Claude Brown, Vice President Enterprise Solutions, Digital Realty
  • Ashish Agarwal, Vice President - Head of Data, LendingTree
  • Jaimee Robles, Health Plan Technologies Officer, Centene Corporation
  • Alistair Wallace, Senior Director of Technology, Coca-Cola Consolidated


  • 5:30  - Arrival, networking and refreshments
  • 6:00  - Welcome remarks
  • 6:10  - Panel 
  • 7:15  - Wrap Up

Global data volumes are growing at an explosive rate. As many employees continue to work remotely and as innovation creates more data, the need to expand beyond traditional technological architecture arises. In this panel, the following will be addressed: 

  • Why are data growth and data gravity such critical factors to address within a hybrid IT environment?
  • How does data gravity inhibit digital transformation, and what kind of challenges can it create if not addressed?
  • Increasing data gravity can result in higher costs, less effective workflows, and compliance problems. How can we mitigate data gravity in the datacenter and the cloud in a cost-effective way and to best meet the needs of the business?
  • What does Data Gravity mean for Enterprise Data Analytics and distributed but interconnected applications?
  • And more...


Venture X Charlotte – The Refinery
1213 W. Morehead Street
5th Floor
Charlotte, NC 28208

Driving Directions 

Questions? Contact:

Lauren Greene
(980) 220-8200


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