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Senior Manager, Datacenter and Infrastructure Technologies Jobs in Dubai – UAE at IDC

Title: Senior Manager, Datacenter and Infrastructure Technologies

Company: IDC

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: IT/Tech, Software Development

IDC is seeking to hire a Senior Research Manager for its Datacenter and Enterprise Infrastructure Technologies research and advisory program, to be based out of the Dubai office. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead IDC’s market research, analysis and advisory services related to datacenter design and development, power and cooling and sustainability, compute, storage & network infrastructure, software-defined datacenters,  hyperconverged systems, private cloud infrastructure, edge infrastructure and others, in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa region.

About the Datacenter Strategies and Enterprise Infrastructure Technologies Program

The Program delivers research and advisory on enterprise infrastructure technologies such as datacenter design and development, power and cooling and sustainability, compute, storage & network infrastructure, software-defined datacenters,  hyperconverged systems, private cloud infrastructure, edge infrastructure and others.  Program analysts advise major global and local datacenter and enterprise infrastructure technology vendors and partners on market opportunity, market entry, portfolio strategy, competitive strategy, to name a few, based on deep market research and analysis.

The Program develops and delivers Market Data Trackers, Research and Analysis Reports, Workshops, Whitepapers, and Custom Research Projects with specific focus on areas such as + Enterprise and service provider Datacenter design and build / expansion considerations – budgeting & costs, CAPEX and OPEX, RoI and TCO assessment, etc.+ Sustainability – power and cooling, metrics (e.g. PUE)+ Enterprise Infrastructure technologies :

compute, storage and networks.+ Future of Digital Infrastructure+ Software-defined Infrastructure trends: software-defined storage, software-defined networks (SDN), software-defined datacenters + Private and Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure trends + Converged and Hyperconverged (HCI) Systems market trends + SD-WAN and enterprise network optimization + Develop and implement a research agenda for the Program based on the Future of Digital Infrastructure that aligns with emerging trends and the needs of customers+ Develop thought leadership in areas datacenter design and development, power and cooling and sustainability, compute, storage & network infrastructure, software-defined datacenters, hyperconverged systems, private cloud infrastructure, edge infrastructure and others + Author insightful reports on market trends and CxO priorities+ Deliver actionable advice and recommendations to C-level stakeholders in the industry.+

Manage a team of senior analysts and managers based across the Middle East and Africa region. + Review and sign-off of client presentations, reports, whitepapers, custom project deliverables, etc.+ Speak / present at client workshops and technology conferences as a thought leader on key technology market trends and developments. + At least 10 years of experience in the IT sector, ideally with an Enterprise IT vendor, System Integrator, Consulting firm, or Analyst firm with significant experience in pre-sales, solutioning, consulting, consulting, product management or market intelligence roles.

+ Good understanding of the Enterprise IT industry landscape in the Middle East and Africa region. + A passion for technology and a natural inclination to follow, analyze and comment on latest trends and developments + Strong analytical skills and a sharp eye for detail. + Strong public s…

 

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