IDC Multicloud

Multicloud 3.0: Ready for Enterprise Workloads

DIGITAL FORUM | Denmark | November 17, 2020



We are now entering the next phase of cloud adoption where enterprise applications are moving to the cloud and IT organizations need to handle multilayer applications in complex multicloud operations as well as well as dynamic cloud-native applications on the same platform.

Typical challenges that arise include deciding which workload should be placed in which cloud, what the criteria are for deciding workload placement, how to govern cloud usage and ensure regulatory compliance, how to gain visibility into the performance of cloud services, how to secure enteprise applications and cloud native applications, and how to enable cloud-based innovation from edge to core to cloud and drive the right level of connectivity.

To deal with these challenges succesfully, IT organisations should look not only at the technology evolution and select the right cloud providers, cloud operating model, and target architecture, but also at the development of skills and the cultural change that follow the change in technology platform.

IDC's Multicloud 2020 will review industry trends and provide you with an opportunity to look at the ways companies can move from islands of innovation to cloud-based operating models at scale and drive a cultural evolution to speed up innovation and business transformation.


General Information


November 17, 2020


09:30 - 12:30

Key Topics


Cloud Operational Excellence

Enterprises need to establish a cloud center of excellence to drive standardization of governance and operational processes and evangelize cloud usage across the organization


Application Migration

How to choose the right cloud platform for each business critical application. This could be on-premise, in the cloud, or increasingly, at the edge


Cloud Governance

The governance models of the on-premise era are too rigid for the agile cloud world. Setting a governance model that links business objectives and cloud operations goals is key to sustaining business performance and enabling cloud-based innovation.


Cloud Security and Digital Trust

Ensuring cloud security, regulatory compliance in a world of contradicting international cloud and data privacy laws, as well as building digital trust are key enablers for Multicloud success.


Platform choice

To determine which platform to go deep into customization and lock-in and which platforms to keep as standard as possible is the biggest choice that IT managers need to make in the next 3-5 years.


Management and Automation

The operational complexity of operating a Multicloud environment is high. IT managers need to invest in Multicloud management tools and processes to automate and operate at scale.


Time Event & Speakers

Attendee login, Networking & Expo


Welcome by IDC

Charlotte Thygesen Poulsen

Vice President, Events and GMS, IDC Nordic & Benelux

IDC Keynote: Multicloud 3.0: Ready for Enterprise Workloads

Carla Arend

Senior Program Director, Lead Analyst, Cloud in Europe, IDC

In 2020, we have seen a massive shift to digital channels an accelerated adoption of cloud as the platform for digital transformation. To drive digital innovation further in 20201, organizations need to be in control of their cloud journey to build a strong digital platform that can run both enterprise applications and cloud-native applications, control their data flows and master agile working processes across the organization.


Accelerating innovation with Dell Technologies Cloud

Poul Kjeldgaard

Field CTO, Dell Technologies

Accelerate and Simplify your IT Transformation

Sunil Dutt

Director - Channel • OEM • Alliances, Nutanix

Mathieu de Fressenel

Vice President, Hewlett-Packard

Roundtable Session (Parallel Sessions)

Roundtable 1

10:45 - 11:00

Digitally Powering your business

Anders Elbak

Associate Director, IDC Nordic

Thomas Ástin Jensen

Country Manager, Nutanix

Roundtable 2

10:45 - 11:00

Drive increased innovation and agility with a multi-cloud strategy

Helge Tengstedt

Enterprise System Engineer Nordics, Veeam, Veeam

Carla Arend

Senior Program Director, Lead Analyst, Cloud in Europe, IDC

Break with One-to-One meetings and Networking


Cloud governance from a Data Protection perspective

Bo Petersen

Enterprise Account Manager, Commvault

Today’s presentation will focus on how to protect and create value out of data while taking the next steps in Cloud adoption. How to protect your data assets, both in the transformation to Cloud and while in Cloud. Presentation will also cover using Cloud in a Disaster Recovery setup and how to apply governance in Cloud adoption, from a Data Protection perspective.

Presented by Commvault


Navigér sikkert i multicloud miljø

Lars Hermind

Country Manager Denmark, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Cloud og Corona i DR

Niels Kjær

Enterprise Architect, DR

Final Remarks

Charlotte Thygesen Poulsen

Vice President, Events and GMS, IDC Nordic & Benelux

Carla Arend

Senior Program Director, Lead Analyst, Cloud in Europe, IDC



Thank you for today

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