Minneapolis IT Leaders Dinner

September 10th, 2019 • Manny’s Steakhouse

SINC invites you to the upcoming IT Leaders Dinner in Minneapolis on September 10th, 2019 at Manny’s Steakhouse, which is located at 825 S Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402.

The goal of the dinner will be to foster great relationships among new peers in the Minneapolis IT community, all while enjoying education, open discussion on progressing IT strategy and delicious food and wine.

Proudly supported by:



Arrivals (Refreshments available)


Session Begins

Introduction (10 minutes)
The peer executive will engage the audience for brief introductions and discuss the format and key take aways from the guided interactive conversation and dinner discussion.

Guided Interactive Conversation (35 minutes)

The Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Environment for Effortless Transformation

Most of today’s enterprises are headed for hybrid and multi-cloud data architectures, if they’re not there already.  This session will explore methods to fully exploit a hybrid and multi-cloud environment without having to rearchitect or change anything about cloud applications. A masterless architecture provides a consistent data fabric between on-premises and cloud-based resources, without compromising on the constant uptime, security, and resiliency required for modern applications. 

  • Simplifying Database Operations
  • Easier Application Development
  • Pay-As-You-Go Pricing Vs Traditional Structures 

Open Forum Discussion (45 minutes)

The Top Data Management Challenges of Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid cloud computing environments—or the combination of on-premises data centers with public or private clouds—offer myriad advantages to companies looking to seamlessly and frictionlessly build modern applications, but they also come with certain challenges. This session will discuss the main obstacles enterprise face with the move to hybrid cloud, including but not limited to:   

  • Complex overhead of database operations
  • Scalability
  • Data governance and security challenges
  • Eliminating disruption during transition to cloud
  • Data availability and portability


Dinner Service by Manny’s Steakhouse



Register to Attend

About DataStax

DataStax delivers the only active everywhere hybrid cloud database built on Apache Cassandra: DataStax Enterprise. The foundation for contextual, always-on, real-time, distributed applications at scale, DataStax Enterprise makes it easy for enterprises to seamlessly build and deploy modern applications in hybrid cloud. DataStax also offers DataStax Managed Services, a fully managed, white-glove service with guaranteed uptime, end-to-end security, and 24x7x365 lights-out management provided by experts at handling enterprise applications at cloud scale, and DataStax Distribution of Apache Cassandra, a production-certified, 100% open source compatible distribution of Cassandra with expert support.

Manny’s Steakhouse

Masculine, bright, accented with wood & leather, Manny’s evokes the great steakhouses of New York & Chicago – & eclipses them in critical & popular acclaim. Rated Top Five in the U.S. by the Zagat Guide, named one of America’s top Steakhouses by the Knife & Fork Club, Men’s Journal & the Independent Cattleman’s Association, & a perennial winner of newspaper & magazine reader polls, Manny’s commands a fanatical local following & a national reputation. Wrote the New York Times: “There’s good news in Minneapolis for those who still share the secret pleasures of red meat, well-cut & seriously served.” In addition to USDA-certified, dry- aged, center-cut beef, Manny’s offers chops, chicken, fresh seafood & a Wine Spectator Award-winning wine list.