In today’s business environment, entrepreneurs have more choices than ever in how to deploy technology. These decisions can be difficult to navigate with everyone promising IT nirvana. Unfortunately, it’s easy to make a decision that leads to limited options and significant technology ‘lock-in’ for your business. This can lead to high, unsustainable, unforeseen costs as you grow and scale your business. Hybrid Cloud environments provide endless flexibility allowing you to build the technology foundation that’s right for your business. Please join this informative session and ‘Fireside chat’ where we will explore options, approaches and limitations to the various types of technologies available in the market as you scale from a single server or cloud application to many. Presenter: Allen Clingerman Accomplished, achievement-driven IT Technical Executive contributing business value by developing a strategic plan while leading customers and partners to successful outcomes by achieving measurable business results. More than 29 years of award winning experience in Enterprise Architecture Design/Consulting, IT Professional Sales and Leadership. His work experience ranges from Mainframe computers at IBM through large application landscapes and Engineered Systems at Oracle and Citrix. Allen is driving our PowerEdge & Data Centric Workload practice for the Channel, helping partners build unique solutions underpinned by Dell Technologies to provide customers a faster time to market. Our focus areas include: SAP, Oracle, SQL, HPC, Analytics, Data Lakes, AI/ML, Hybrid Cloud, Containers and VDI. In addition to his technology interests, he enjoys all things automotive and spending time on the water with his family in Florida.