Blog | 04.23.2024

AI’s Increasing Relevance in IT Infrastructure

Few concepts have earned as much attention as Artificial Intelligence. From sci-fi to real-world applications, AI has flooded various aspects of our lives, reshaping IT and revolutionizing how we approach complex problems. To be fair, I relied a bit on AI to get my juices flowing for this blog!

To shed light on the dynamic intersection between AI and IT infrastructure, NWN Carousel is thrilled to present its upcoming webinar: Intelligent Infrastructure: AI’s Increasing Relevance in IT Infrastructure. Scheduled for May 2 at 1pm ET. This webinar promises to discuss how to plan, build and deploy AI to meet your objectives.

Special guest Frank Jas, Director of Product Management at HPE Aruba Networks, will join NWN Carousel moderator and CMO, Andrew Gilman, and me. With Frank’s extensive experience in product management, particularly in areas like IoT/device classification, dynamic segmentation, and automated network analytics utilizing AI/ML, Frank brings a wealth of knowledge to the table. Combining his valuable insights with my firsthand experience of gathering direct feedback from customers and partners guarantees a thorough examination of AI’s impact on IT infrastructure.

The webinar aims to demystify AI for all attendees, offering a clear, definition. Understanding the historical trajectory of AI and its impact on IT infrastructure is crucial to grasp its significance today. From its growing stages to cutting-edge advancements, tracing AI’s journey provides valuable context for appreciating its evolving role in infrastructure and operations.

The discussion will delve into the practical implications of AI and Machine Learning (ML) in infrastructure, exploring how these technologies are reshaping traditional paradigms. Participants will gain insights into the paths leading to AI value realization in IT infrastructure, uncovering strategies to harness AI’s transformative potential effectively.

A central theme of the webinar revolves around the relationship between infrastructure and AI workloads. As infrastructure evolves to accommodate AI-driven applications and workflows, the demand for robust, adaptable systems becomes increasingly pronounced. Understanding how infrastructure influences and is influenced by AI workloads is essential for organizations seeking to optimize their tech capabilities.

Frank Jas’ distinguished career trajectory underscores his deep-rooted involvement in the AI/Machine Learning and Analytics domain. From his tenure at Juniper Networks to his role as CTO for Cyphort, Frank’s journey is a testament to his invaluable contributions to the field. His firsthand experiences in implementing machine learning-based analytics and scale-out architectures offer a unique perspective on the challenges and opportunities inherent in AI-driven infrastructure.

Together with our eXcellerate moderator and CMO, Andrew Gilman, the discussion promises to be an exploration of the transformative potential of AI in reshaping IT infrastructure. Whether you’re a seasoned IT professional or an enthusiast eager to unravel the mysteries of AI, this webinar offers a platform to gain profound insights and stay abreast of the latest trends.

Join us as we embark on a journey to unlock the power of Intelligent Infrastructure. Our team of experts will guide you through every stage, from planning to operations and beyond.