San Francisco IT Leaders Dinner

September 11th, 2019 • Alexander’s Steakhouse

SINC invites you to the upcoming IT Leaders Dinner in San Francisco on September 11th at Alexander’s Steakhouse, which is located at 448 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94107.

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

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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 Alexander’s Steakhouse



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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.

Alexander’s Steakhouse

Chef Eric Upper brings culinary excellence and a decorated background to Alexander’s Steakhouse San Francisco having worked with all cuisines and techniques. As a committed culinary professional who is highly experienced, Eric has garnered exceptional knowledge and strong leadership skills at various Michelin-rated restaurants including Joel Robuchon Restaurant at the MGM Grand Las Vegas and Aureole in New York.

Located in the SoMa district of San Francisco, Alexander’s Steakhouse features a meticulously curated beef program with emphasis placed on highlighting small farms from the US, Australia, and Japan. Alexander’s Steakhouse features Greater Omaha Prime beef, dry-aged for 28 days resulting in unmatched flavor and texture. Imported and domestic wagyu also play a prominent role on our menu as we offer Japanese beef from nine prefectures.