• Nov 7, 2018


Our team is headed to Atlanta! Join Brocade, CABLExpress, and Atlantix Global Systems on Wednesday, November 7 at SweetWater Brewing from 2:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Enjoy drinks and appetizers while we discuss storage, fibre channel cabling, and ITAD. Register by Wednesday, 10/31.


  • 2:30 p.m. - Registration

  • 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. - CABLExpress, Brocade, and Atlantix will present an overview of storage, fibre channel cabling, and ITAD

  • 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. - Enjoy drinks, appetizers, and networking

Topics Being Covered: 

  • Enterprise Storage

  • Fibre Channel in the Enterprise

  • Gen - 6 and Gen - 7 cabling architectures

  • End of life process

  • Full data center decommissioning services

  • Maximizing value on retired assets

  • Compliant data security services


Presented by:


Dave Fredricks is a data center infrastructure architect at CABLExpress, a division of CXtec, with more than 20 years of experience in fiber optic and structured cabling solutions.

He is a Certified Data Centre Designer (CDCD) and an active member of AFCOM since 2007. He authored the white papers Conflicts in Data Center Fiber Structured Cabling Standards, Meeting 40/100G Ethernet and 32GFC, 28GFCp Light Budgets with a Structured Cabling Design, Cabling Designs for Hyperconvergence and Simplify Fiber Optic Cabling Migrations with a Multi-Path™ System. He has comprehensive knowledge of the TIA and IEEE industry standards for network and storage connectivity.



Jason Jellie is executive vice president of sales for Atlantix Global, a division of CXtec Inc. He is responsible for the overall direction of the ITAD and wholesale business units.

Jellie has been with the organization since 2009 when he brought his IT Asset Disposition expertise and leadership to the team. He provides guidance to America's leading corporations in how to maximize ROI and meet compliance requirements while retiring technology hardware.




Charles Hood is a Field Application Engineer at Brocade.

After 10 years in information technology, with roles in programming, database administration and system adminstration, in 2000 Hood made the leap to technical pre-sales engineering specializing in storage networking. 

For the past 15 + years he has been designing high performance SAN solutions that are scalable, secure and resilient for clients throughout the Southeast.