Cloud Connect is happy to announce the OpenStack Forum, a half-day program focused on the use case for OpenStack in the Enterprise. OpenStack has emerged as a leading Infrastructure-as-a-Service platform with backing from some of the largest cloud providers. The program will be led by members of the OpenStack community and focus on the most important issues for the enterprise adoption of OpenStack.
Cloud Connect has held similar programs in Las Vegas and Shanghai, with great feedback from past attendees. If you are currently evaluating the Cloud & OpenStack for your business, this program will get you up to speed quickly!
An Introduction to OpenStack in the Enterprise
Program Chair: Seth Fox | VP, Operations, Solinea
Date: Tuesday, September 30
Cloud computing with OpenStack is a powerful way of providing and consuming IaaS to achieve the scale and agility required by IT departments today. In the most recent release, Havana included nearly 400 application-driven enterprise features. Organizations such as Fidelity, Bloomberg, Comcast, PayPal, Cisco Webex, Best Buy, Concur and Shutterstock are now deploying OpenStack-powered IaaS in production order to increase operational efficiency and create real business value.
The OpenStack Forum provides an opportunity for cloud architects, IT management and business leaders to gain a working understanding of OpenStack, its core projects, the current state of the technical components, use cases ideally suited to OpenStack, and considerations for taking OpenStack from dev/test into production environments.
Join us for the 1/2 day Forum and gain insight into:
- The State of the Stack: what works and what needs work
- Which components of OpenStack are fully featured today and which are in development
- OpenStack vs. other open source cloud software choices
- Getting started with OpenStack Considerations for moving OpenStack out of dev/test and into your production environment
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