2021 OCP Global Summit by the Numbers!

We recently wrapped the 2021 OCP Global Summit that was held both in-person and online simultaneously. This hybrid event is one of the first of its kind, with attendees participating onsite while others engaged with live-streaming and virtual tools.


Here are some of the numbers:

  • We had 2,213 in-person attendees and 2,277 virtual attendees.

  • The attendee breakdown by organizational role was as follows:

    • 29% Engineers

    • 16% Senior Executives

    • 14% Technology Architects

    • 14% Business Development 

    • 9% Product Managers

    • 5% Marketing/Communications/Events

    • 4% Research

    • 3% Media and Analysts

    • 2% Procurement/Supply Chain

    • 2% Operations

    • 2% Other (Academia, Consulting, Admin, Facility Management etc.)

  • There were 12 Engineering Workshop tracks, comprising 175 sessions – our most ever!

    • Topics included: 2021 Strategic Initiatives, Cooling Environments, Data Center Facilities, Hardware Management, Networking, Open System Firmware, Rack & Power, Security, Server, Storage, Telco, Time Appliances Project

    • To view the ongoing work all of these groups are doing, check out the OCP Projects here.

THANK YOU to the 80 companies participating as sponsors, both in-person and virtually. These organizations hosted 13 executive talks, 23 expo hall talks and 44 sponsor stories.

 

  • There were more than 100 media and analysts onsite at the event, including staff from some of the world’s leading news and analyst organizations:

  • 451 Research

  • AvidThink

  • Bantop

  • Beijing E7Research

  • BlackRock

  • Bloomberg Intelligence

  • Citi

  • Cleveland Research Company

  • Datacenter Forum

  • DELL'ORO GROUP

  • Gartner

  • Heavy Reading

  • Hyperion Research

  • IDC

  • IEEE

  • Insight 64

  • LightCounting

  • Moor Insights & Strategy

  • Omdia - Informa

  • Rosenblatt Securities

  • Semiconductor Engineering

  • ServerNews

  • ServeTheHome

  • Shinyusha Publishing

  • StorageReview.com

  • TechTarget

  • ThinkIT

  • TIRIAS RESEARCH

  • TRENDFOCUS

  • Wired & Wireless Technologies

There were team members from over 1,000 organizations, from 60 countries around the world (both in-person and virtual).

OCP Experience Center - OCP’s dedicated space where Members, Solution Providers and Partners showcased a variety of solutions built on OCP hardware, including both static and live demonstrations. The solutions showcased included: Open System Firmware, Hardware Management, TAP, Networking, Telco, Server, OAI, Test & Validation, and Storage

Virtual Numbers:

  • Total livestream time: 212,260 minutes, 3,538 hours

  • Total video on demand watch time: 271,278 minutes, or 4,521 hours

  • 22,843 unique visitors

Symposium Data:

Resident country of attendees (both live and virttual):

Algeria
Argentina
Australia
Austria
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Belarus
Belgium
Brazil
Canada
Chile
China
Colombia
Costa Rica
Croatia
Czech
Denmark
England
Finland
France
Germany
Hungary
India
Indonesia
Iran
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Japan
Kenya
Lithuania
Malaysia
Mexico
Netherlands
New Zealand
Norway
Pakistan
Philippines
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Senegal
Serbia
Singapore
Slovakia
South Africa
South Korea
Spain
Sri Lanka
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan
Thailand
Trinidad and Tobago
Turkey
USA
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
Vietnam

Check out this video to get a true sense of the Summit!

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